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Man arrested for burglary and sexual assault of child placed on ICE detainer

San Benito police arrested a man for breaking into a home and sexually assaulting a teen girl.

Mother charged with six counts of child abandonment

A San Benito woman is arrested after an officer finds her six children alone at home with no supervision.

Former UPS employee wanted for pawning packages

A former UPS employee is wanted for stealing packages and pawning them. Brownsville police are looking for 45-year-old Rene Alejandro Rivas on two outstanding felony theft warrants.

Border Patrol Agency to test body cameras on agents

U.S. Border Patrol agents will begin testing body cameras starting next month. The commissioners of U.S. Customs and Border Protection says this is a first step and there's no timetable for widespread use of the cameras.

Theft at Target parking lot valued at $2,000

Harlingen police need your help in identifying people involved in a theft outside of Target. Two females are suspected in stealing approximately $2,000 worth of goods from a van in the parking lot. 

Player of the Week: Brownsville Veterans Memorial Four Horsemen

Newscenter23 and Chevy dealers have team up to bring you The Chevy High School Football Player of the week.

Today's Weather Forecast

VALLEY FORECAST: Friday will be partly cloudy with a very slight chance of a few isolated sprinkles. Highs will be 93 in the Lower Valley, 96 in the Upper. The SE winds will range from 10-25 mph.

Local heroes save family from drowning in canal

The floods in Brownsville almost cost three people their lives on Monday.

Edcouch renames street to honor fallen soldier

"There is not a day that goes by that we don't think about him," Lorenso Altamirano said about his son. 3 years ago, a knock on the door changed everything for an Edcouch Family.