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#Breaking: Two bodies found in NW Maverick Co. in apparent murder-suicide

October 6, 2017


EAGLE PASS, Texas - Two unidentified bodies were found early Friday morning inside a vehichle in northwest Maverick County, according to preliminary reports. 


The bodies of an elderly man and a woman were found by a local rancher in a dirt road near Thompson Rd. 


The case is believed to be a murder-suicide. 


As of 1:45 pm CDT, sheriff deputies and investigators were still at the scene.

No further details have been provided.

More as it becomes available. 


3:03 PM EDIT: Law enforcement officials are reporting that each victim presented one gunshot to the chest. No information on their ID just yet. Both their bodies are to be taken to Laredo for an autopsy. Texas DPS Texas Rangers will take over the investigation.  


3:30 PM EDIT: The names of the victims have been released. Ernesto and Maria Ibarra, a married elderly couple of Eagle Pass, died at the scene. No details on the cause or motive yet. 




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