EDCOUCH ELSA, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — Hidalgo sheriff deputies are investigating a second home invasion case that happened in the Edcouch.
Deputies were called to a home, north of FM 1925 on Mile 4 West Road, where the victims reported a group of six to seven males forcing their way into the home and demanding drugs, weapons and money. The intruders also forced their way into a small apartment on the property, which was being occupied by different family, and shot a male victim injuring him in the eye.
The victims say one of the intruders was wearing a shirt and cap that had SWAT on it, but the men never identified themselves as police officers. The victims say the men all spoke in Spanish and left the scene in a unknown vehicle with three handguns and one shotgun from the home.