Suspect in fatal Harlingen shooting dies in hospital

Brenda Garcia / Bexar County Jail Mugshot

A Harlingen woman who reportedly shot and killed her husband has died in the hospital.

Authorities confirmed that 54-year-old Brenda Garcia passed away overnight.

The Harlingen woman was the suspect in a murder-suicide where he husband was killed on Tuesday morning.

Investigators reported that 55-year-old Rogelio Garcia was found dead inside the couple's mobile home off Business 83 and Stuart Place Road.

Brenda Garcia was taken to the Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen for gunshot wounds.

Investigators believe she shot her husband and then herself.

Neighbors told Action 4 News that the couple had just moved to the trailer park and that family members told them Brenda Garcia had mental health issues.

An Action 4 News investigation revealed that Brenda Garcia was out on bond for shooting her sister in San Antonio back in January.