Suspect Joe Armendaris arrested in the Hidalgo County shooting death of 75-year-old Jose Magana in his bed, Weslaco, TX – Thursday, August 18, 2021

Weslaco Shooting Death of Jose Magana – Obituary

35-year-old homicide suspect, Joe Armendaris, has been arrested in the Hidalgo County shooting death of 75-year-old Jose Magana. Magana was shot while in his bed in a Weslaco home on Thursday, August 18, 2021. The shooting occurred when Armendaris randomly fired bullets in the streets, one of which hit Magana.

Police arrived at the scene of the shooting in rural Welsaco where they found Magana suffering from a single bullet wound.

The suspect, Armendaris, has been arrested and faces manslaughter charges. His bond has been set at $800,000. There has been no word whether he has made bond or not.

Source: KRGV