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      Weslaco man arrested for baton beating, shooting at house

      Adrian Caballero // Weslaco Police Department

      A Weslaco man spent a few days on the run but is now behind bars after being accused of beating another man with a baton and shooting at his house.

      Weslaco police arrested 30-year-old Adrian Caballero on an aggravated assault charge on Thursday.

      Investigators told Action 4 News that Caballero is accused of beating a man with a baton around 5 p.m. Monday.

      Caballero allegedly left the scene of the crime and returned in a car a fired several gunshots at the victim's home.

      A motive in the beating and shooting were not immediately known.

      But police told Action 4 News that authorities were able to track down Caballero to a home off Mile 11 North and Mile 4 1/2 West on Thursday.

      Officers charged Caballero with aggravated assault and deadly conduct.

      The 30-year-old suspect appeared before a Weslaco municipal judge on Friday morning where he was issued $6,500 dollars in bonds.