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      Harlingen teen charged amid rape allegations

      Wright Street Murder Crime Scene Photo

      A Harlingen teen remains behind bars after being accused of rape.

      Harlingen police arrested 18-year-old Leonel Lee Garcia on a sexual assault charge on Thursday.

      Details were not immediately available but Harlingen police said he was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

      Police officers reported arresting him at a home on West Vinson Avenue.

      Garcia was the alleged target in a murder off Wright Street but escaped unharmed.

      The incidents do not appear to be related.