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Suspect in Monday morning shooting identified

Detectives with the Criminal Investigation Division Robbery Homicide Section were able to identify the offender as 30-year-old Manuel Fernandez III.

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Update: According to the Corpus Christi Police blotter page, detectives with the Criminal Investigation Division Robbery Homicide Section were able to identify the offender as 30-year-old Manuel Fernandez III. 

The detectives were able to secure a warrant of arrest for Capital Murder with a $950,000.00 Bond. 

A man who was shot Monday morning at the La Armaded Apartments has died, Corpus Christi police confirm. 

Officers were called to the area or Port Ave. near Southgate just after 7:30 a.m. When they arrived, they found 46-year-old David Charles McEntire with a gunshot wound inside one of the apartments, Lt. Michael Pena with CCPD said. Medics performed CPR on the man at the scene.

McEntire was then rushed to a local hospital with life-threatening injures, Pena said. He later died from those injuries. 

There is no word on who may be responsible for the shooting. 

If you have any information about this crime, you can contact detectives at 361-886-2840.  If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (361) 888-TIPS (8477) or submit the information online at https://www.p3tips.com/TipForm.aspx?ID=343&C=&T=.

This is a developing story. Stay with 3NEWS for updates. 

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