San Benito man stabbed to death

San Benito police are looking for the suspect or suspects who stabbed a man to death early Monday.

Police told Action 4 that at 12:19 a.m. they responded to the intersection of Winchell and Rockefeller Streets in reference to an assault in progress.

When the officer arrived they discovered a 19-year-old male identified as Angel Perez out of San Benito bleeding profusely from wounds caused with a sharp object.

Perez was then taken to Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen via ambulance where he passed away a few minutes after his arrival.

San Benito Police Criminal Investigators are following several leads that will assist in identifying the assailant or assailants and have ordered an autopsy.

If you have any information on this case please call San Benito Police at (956) 399-8477.