Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: Showers and thunderstorms are likely both days. Heavy rainfall and at least some risk of strong to severe storms will be present.
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND (March 19, 2014) Authorities say a 23-year-old student from New Jersey who was visiting South Padre Island for spring break has been found dead in a hotel room.
Police and paramedics who responded to a call Wednesday morning about an unresponsive man found Gerald Plescia, 23, dead.
Plescia, of Freehold, N.J., was visiting the island with a group of classmates for spring break.
His roommates found him.
A news release says foul play is not suspected.
Toxicology tests were ordered.