Texas Rangers Cold Case Investigation Details


Enedelia Benavides
Company: D   Reference Number: 157 - Unsolved
Race: Hispanic
Sex: Female
City: Edinburg
County: Hidalgo
Related Year: 2002
suspects: None


On Sunday, 08-25-2002, at approximately 2:00 AM, Enedelia BENAVIDES and Michael Jason BUCKELEW were in atrailer house located in the 6300 block of Gold Avenue in Edinburg, Texas. Anunknown person(s) entered the residence and fatally shot BENAVIDES and BUCKELEW.Said person(s) also shot and critically injured a third person before leavingthe residence. BENAVIDES and BUCKELEW had recently arrived in Edinburg fromHouston.  BENAVIDES and BUCKELEW  were deaf and mute.

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