Remains found in La Feria may be those of missing attorney

Investigators are at the scene on the 26100 block of North Kansas City Road where human remains were discovered. By Elsa Cavazos, Valley Morning Star

Harlingen Police say human remains found in La Feria may be those of missing attorney Ernesto Gonzales.

On Tuesday, the HPD Major Crimes unit and Texas Rangers conducted a search warrant on property on the 26100 block of Kansas City Road, north of Expressway 83.

Ernesto Gonzales

HPD says during the search of the property human remains were discovered. They say the search warrant was in reference to the case of Gonzales, who has been missing since 2017.

An autopsy has been ordered and the identification of the remains is pending.

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