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CCSO: Man arrested in connection to Cameron Park murder

By Mia Morales,


BROWNSVILLE, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The Cameron County Sheriff’s Department has made an arrest tied to last week’s murder of a Cameron Park man.

Juan Carlos Alvarez, 17, was taken into custody Monday morning on charges of first degree murder.

On Tuesday, March 14, authorities found 21-year-old Andrew Lee Torres shot to death in a car.

CCSO: Man found shot to death in Cameron Park

“It appears that an altercation occurred in the vehicle with an unidentified passenger,” Cameron County Sheriff Eric Garza said at the time.

Alvarez is currently booked at Carrizalez-Rucker Detention Center.

ValleyCentral will update the story as more information becomes available.

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