Police: Woman found dead in McAllen, 'person of interest' in custody

The McAllen Police Department detained a "person of interest" Tuesday after officers found a woman dead on the 5000 block of North 3rd Street.

Officers responded to a call at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday on the 5000 block of North 3rd Street, said Lt. Joel Morales, a spokesman for the police department. They found a woman dead.

Investigators haven't determined the cause of death. An autopsy is pending.

Officers detained a "person of interest," who remains in custody, Morales said.

Check back for updates.

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