Authorities Pull Body from Rio Grande River
In Penitas, authorities are investigating after pulling a body from the Rio Grande River.
With help from DPS Boat Patrol and the La Joya Fire Department, Hidalgo County Sheriff’s were able to pull the body of an adult from the water on Sunday, at approximately 9:20 am. According to officials it appears the body had been in the water for several days. The identity of the deceased has not yet been released, pending autopsy results.