Incident

10-17-2023 Texas San Benito 1-1

Location

October 17, 2023

1100 block of N Sam Houston Blvd
San Benito, Texas

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Lieutenant Milton Resendez
  • Age: 52
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Rogelio Martinez Jr
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer killed
  • Stolen/Illegally owned gun{s} recovered during arrest/warrant

Notes

Multi-agency vehicle pursuit began on South Padre Island; San Benito PD Officer shot dead; subjs apprehended at Exxon station at 1725 International Blvd, Brownsville, TX; Rodrigo Axel Espinosa Valdez (23) also charged with capital murder/att capital murder;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 34
State Senate District: 27
State House District: 37