MCALLEN, Texas - On November 28 at about 5:23 a.m. McAllen Police were dispatched to the area of 600 West Beech Avenue in regards to a female lying on the roadway
Upon arrival police officers located the female. The she was found deceased. She died as a result of blunt force trauma to the face and head. She was identified as 51-year-old Sonya Mynette De La Cruz.
On November 30 McAllen Police arrested 25-year-old Lamar Lawson for Murder, a First Degree Felony. Lawson is on a $700,000 bond. Lawson's last known address is San Juan, Texas.