EDINBURG, Texas – On Thursday evening, U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Falfurrias Border Patrol Station received a call from a concerned citizen that he encountered a deceased individual.
At approximately 9:00 p.m., the Brooks County Sherriff’s Office contacted agents advising them of the discovery of a body on a ranch near Falfurrias, Texas. Agents, along with Sheriff’s Deputies and a Justice of the Peace responded to the scene where the judge pronounced the subject deceased.
The public is encouraged to take a stand against crime in their communities and to help save lives by reporting suspicious activity at 800-863-9382.
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