The Brownsville Police Department is investigating the stabbing death of a 63-year-old woman discovered Monday at the Waterside Apartments.
Officers say they were called at 9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 14, to the 4200 block of Boca Chica Boulevard in reference to a stabbing.
BPD said when officers arrived they found 63-year-old Maria Esparza dead at the scene.
A 16-year-old teenager boy has been arrested in connection with her death and charged with capital murder. Police have not released a motive for the killing.