Law Enforcement Officers from the Hockley County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call in Anton early Saturday morning.
The early reports indicate, that Hockley County Sheriff R.C. Cheek responded to the scene around 2:00am and found the victim Kevin Alcerro-Funez, deceased when Deputies arrived. Other Deputies also responded and said the suspect is Funez’ brother in law Cristobal Resendez.
Resendez was arrested and transported to the Hockley County Jail. He is being held on a $250,000 bond currently. He will be charged with first degree murder.
The Texas Rangers have been called in to assist in this investigation according to the Hockley County Sheriff’s Office.