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Friday, June 9th, 2017


Escapee Dies In Shootout After High-Speed Chase: No Stranger To Police

Posted 6/9/2017 By J. Noel Espinoza/Rio Grande Info In a press conference Friday morning, Brownsville Police identified as Michael Diaz Garcia, the inmate who killed a man while escaping and leading authorities on a high-speed chase Thursday afternoon along Expressway 77 northbound. Authorities said Garcia, also known as Miguel and who died after a shootout with police, wasn’t a stranger to law enforcement. Brownsville Police officials said Garcia was arrested early this year for burglary of a home. Garcia, 38, escaped custody from a jailer during a medical transport. He hadRead More