Brownsville PD hands out seven citations during panhandling enforcement
BROWNSVILLE, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Over the weekend, seven citations were given out to those soliciting on the roadway in Brownsville.
This is the enforcement stage of Brownsville PD's panhandler initiative to make the streets safer for travelers and pedestrians.
No arrests were made, the citations range from $250 to $350 dollars. Police say arrests will be made if court dates aren't met.