Fatal Stabbing in Harlingen
Sun, 13 Mar 2011 05:16:23 GMT —
Anna Ledesma was across the street when her older brother was stabbed.
I don TMt know, some guy just jumps out of the car and started fighting with him," the 9-year-old girl said.
Harlingen police arrived to a terrible scene on Friday evening.
A man lying in the front yard of a home on Sunset Drive, stabbed numerous times.
Officers say it was 27-year-old Ivan Rodriguez.
He was immediately rushed to Valley Baptist Medical Center, where he later died.
Action 4 News caught up with little Anna and Rodriguez's family on Friday. They were all still in shock.
At this point police are looking for two men in a gray or brown Trans Am.
Officers describe one of the suspects as a short man, with a dark complexion and a bald head.
The second is described as a taller male, light skinned and wearing prescription glasses.
As for the victim's family, they are left with many unanswered questions.
And a little girl left without her big brother.
Police say there was also a second victim involved in this case.
Investigators said 21-year-old Jaime Rodriguez was sent to Harlingen Medical center where he received treatment but there is no word at this time on his condition.
Police continue to investigate this case and are asking anyone with information to call the police department at (956) 216-5401 or the Harlingen area crime stoppers at (956) 425- TIPS.