Veteran's daughter charged with his murder

The daughter of an elderly man abused and beaten to death has been arrested and charged.Monday morning Action 4 learned that authorities arrested 32-year-old Alicia Delgado Esquivel and charged her with murder this past weekend.Delgado Esquivel is currently in the Hidalgo County Jail and her bond was set at $250,000.Last month McAllen Police responded to a domestic dispute on the 4900 block of West Buddy Owens.A witness to the beating told police Rudolfo Delgado was beaten by his daughter Alicia.Rudolfo TMs wife and Alicia TMs stepmom, Zulema Delgado said she was not home at the time of the incident.She told us she was unaware that her husband had passed away when she arrived to her home that night.Inside the home she told us she found a trail of blood, broken glass and pieces of hair with skin attached to them.According to Zulema police told them that Alicia admitted to stomping on her father TMs head after she knocked him to the ground.Rudolfo was a Navy and Army veteran who had suffered nine mild strokes previous to this incident.