COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- The man who confessed to shooting a Texas A&M student is in the United States illegally, according to the U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE).
The agency confirmed on Thursday that Victor Garcia-Loyo, 22, is from Mexico.
ICE put an immigration hold on Garcia-Loyo following his arrest on Sunday. It allows them to pick up Garcia-Loyo if he were to post bond, which is set at $500,000.
Garica-Loyo faces criminal charges of homicide for the death of Maricarmen Quiroz-Octaviano.
The case is currently under investigation. Police have described the shooting as an isolated incident of domestic violence.
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