Sheriff’s office confirms jogger shot from Mexican side


BROWNSVILLE, Texas — Investigators confirming that a bullet that killed a man jogging along a levee by the Rio Grande came from Mexico.

Cameron County Sheriff Omar Lucio says the department is working with authorities in Mexico to find the perpetrator. The victim, 57-year-old Miguel Angel Valdez Hernandez, died after being fatally shot in the waist area on June 18. The gunfire is believed to have come from a small white truck that was captured on surveillance video.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Cameron County Sherriff’s Office at 956- 350-5551.

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