A Brownsville teenager remains behind bars after allegedly killing her uncle.
18-year-old Paola Martinez was arrested on January 24 in connection with the stabbing death of Alejandro Perez Ramirez.
The 53-year-old man’s body was found on the 5400 block of Padre Island Highway. Investigator say he had been stabbed to death. The victim has been sent for an autopsy. The case remains under investigation. No formal charges have been made in the case against Martinez.