Sinton murder suspect arrested at Sodville Road crime scene

San Patricio County Sherriff’s and Sinton Police Department were dispatched to shooting scene on the 500 block of Sodville Road in Sinton, Texas on Friday, June 3, 2022.

A male victim was dead on arrival and police shortly arrested the shooting suspect. The Sinton Police Department leaded the investigation

The bail bond has been set on the suspect. Richard Gonzales (55) was charged with Murder and Tampering with Evidence. Bond was set at $1,000,000 and $75,000. Gonzales is in custody at the San Patricio County Jail.

According to sources, the motive was an ongoing dispute between the suspect and victim for several years.