POSTED: Friday, May 13, 2011 - 12:41pm
UPDATED: Saturday, May 14, 2011 - 7:24am
Hidalgo County- Autopsy on the body of La Joya Chief of Police Jose Luis del Angel was conducted by Hidalgo County Pathologist Dr. Farley on May 13, 2011 at 11:00a.m. Dr. Farley ruled that Chief Del Angel died from one self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest. Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Investigators will continue to investigate and are awaiting analysis on evidence submitted that was gathered at the crime scene. At this stage of the investigation there is no evidence to indicate that a second party or group were responsible for the death of Chief del Angel.