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UPDATE: Assault suspect facing murder charges

When paramedics arrived they found a 51-year-old man with multiple injuries to his upper body, but unfortunately he had already passed away.
Published: Oct. 14, 2020 at 6:50 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 14, 2020 at 9:56 PM CDT
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LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) - UPDATE: A man is facing murder charges in connection to the death of a man that was discovered Wednesday afternoon.

The incident happened on Wednesday, October 14th at around 5 p.m. when authorities were called out to an assault at the 300 block of Segovia Drive.

When authorities arrived, they found a man, identified as 51-year-old Juan Manuel Vazquez unresponsive inside the home.

Along with the caller, officers located the man identified as 34-year-old David Guardiola Jr. at the scene and immediately detained him.

After a thorough investigation, it was determined that Guardiola Jr. and the deceased man were allegedly involved in an altercation that escalated into physical violence.

The evidence was presented to the District Attorney’s Office who determined there was sufficient evidence to proceed with arresting Guardiola Jr. and charging him with Murder.

The Laredo Police Department is investigating an assault that may have resulted in death Wednesday evening.

It happened at about five o’clock when the the Laredo Fire Department got a call of an assault in the 300 block of Segovia Drive in Laredo’s south side.

When paramedics arrived they found a 51-year-old man with multiple injuries to his upper body.

Unfortunately he had already passed away by that time.

The Laredo Police Department is investigating the case.

We will have more details as they become available.

Police were dispatched to a scene where a deceased body was found.

Laredo police arrived to the 300 block of Segovia Drive where according to authorities a deceased male body was located at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing and more information will be made available as details unfold.

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