The shooting occurred in the 1500 block of south Maltese Street north of Freddy Gonzalez Drive in Hidalgo County.
Update: Suspect is in custody. https://t.co/Pk0RMQ93Ry— TxDPS - South Texas Region (@TxDPSSouth) April 7, 2019
The suspect, 24-year-old Victor Alejandro Godinez was caught around 3 a.m. and taken into custody early Sunday morning.
The state trooper, who was shot twice, is now out of surgery and in critical condition.
Update: State Trooper is out of surgery. He is stable but critical condition.— TxDPS - South Texas Region (@TxDPSSouth) April 7, 2019