CrimeWatch

Hidalgo County's Most Wanted: Juan Francisco Chavez

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help on the whereabouts of a wanted fugitive. Detectives are searching for Juan Francisco Chavez, 22, who is wanted for failure to register as a sex offender.

Suspect wanted in aggravated robbery investigation

San Benito police are asking for the public's help in locating a teen wanted for his involvement in an aggravated robbery case.

Tip leads to cocaine bust and seizure of $14,000 in cash

A Brownsville woman was arrested last week after a tip led to the seizure of 688 grams of cocaine and $14,000 in U.S. currency found at a local business co-located with a residence.

Police arrest man for theft of tip jar from local bar

Harlingen police arrested a man for theft after he took the tip jar from a local bar.

Mother and son's arrest leads to bust of burglary ring

They're accused of robbing one store after another, but several suspected serial robbers are finally behind bars, Na'Tassia Finley has more on the violent robberies and how police tracked them down.

Suspect in Pharr murder arrested in Mexico

After 10 days on the run, a murder suspect is now behind bars. Pharr Police say, on January 19th, Rodrigo Reyes forced his way into Ernesto Xavier Avitia's home on South Lorenzo and shot him to death.

Sexual assault lands Weslaco father and son in jail

On Monday Alfredo Cruz Guevara was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a young girl several times over the course of 8 years.

Drugs seizures by Border Patrol Agents on the rise in Starr County

Border Patrol says Starr County is a hot bed for narcotics smuggling.

Palmview police searching for suspect in homicide

Around 4:00 on Thursday afternoon, shots rang out at a home on Ricardo in Palmview, killing 24 year old Jaime Ramos.

Housekeeper arrested on forgery charges totaling over $2,000 dollars

Brownsville police arrested a housekeeper on eleven counts of forgery after she cashed stolen checks from her employer.

Three arrested on charges of manufacturing and delivery of a controlled substance

Brownsville police served several warrants at a home which resulted in the arrest of three individuals on various criminal charges.

Woman assaults girlfriend, damages police unit and makes threats at arresting officer

Harlingen woman was arrested for assaulting her girlfriend and making threats at a police officer.

Border Patrol Agents seize more than $1 million worth of drugs before noon

Border Patrol Agents in Rio Grande City had a busy Monday.  In three seizures they were able to get more than a million dollars worth of marijuana off the streets.

Three adults and three juveniles arrested in home burglary investigation

Brownsville police have arrested six individuals believed to be involved in a home burglary dating back to last year.

Border Patrol Agents net $300,000 worth of marijuana in La Joya

Nearly 400 pounds of marijuana is off the streets, after Border Patrol Agents spotted several smugglers carrying bundles in La Joya, early Tuesday morning.