CrimeWatch

Car chase ends with driver resisting arrest, attempting to flee and assaulting officers

A Brownsville man, who lead police in a car chase, is arrested on several charges of assault  and possession of cocaine.

Man arrested for soliciting minor on Instagram

A father, monitoring his daughter's cell phone activity, discovers a message from a man who solicited sexual favors from his daughter.

Registered sex offender arrested for exposing himself to minor girl

Members of the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Task Force arrested a registered sex offender for exposing himself to a young girl.

Women arrested for theft of over $150 worth of beef fajitas

Harlingen police arrested two women accused of attempting to take several pounds of beef fajitas without paying for the items.

Mercedes man arrested for possession of stolen property

A call of an unattended dog inside a vehicle results with a man being arrested for having stolen property.

Police arrest woman and four juveniles involved in theft ring

Harlingen police arrested a woman and four juveniles on theft charges after being confronted by loss prevention officer.

Suspect in custody for murder of McAllen woman

McAllen police have arrested a man in connection to the murder of a woman earlier this week. Simon Hernandez is charged with the murder of 43-year-old Maria Magdalena Cruz.

HCSO investigators seek information regarding suspect vehicle

Investigators with the Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office are continuing their search for a suspect vehicle believed to be involved in a double murder in north Weslaco back on June 11.

Man's foot fetish gets him arrested on improper photography charge

Brownsville police arrested a man after a woman made a complaint about pictures being taken of her legs and feet without her permission.

Men arrested for theft of two beer cans, bond set at $15,000

Harlingen police arrested two men for theft of two beer cans and food after police were able to identify one of them from surveillance video.

Three men arrested for aggravated kidnapping

Three men are behind bars--each on a $1 million bond after allegedly attempting to kidnap a man.

Child sex offenders sentenced

The Cameron County District Attorney’s Office Child Abuse Unit successfully prosecuted two Brownsville men and two Harlingen men for sex crimes against children.

Jury finds San Benito woman guilty of robbery of air freshner pack

A jury found San Benito resident Clarissa Garcia guilty Wednesday of an October 2013 robbery in Harlingen.

Jury finds man guilty of indecency with a child

A jury found Brownsville resident Julio Cesar Perez Garcia guilty Wednesday of indecency with a child sexual contact and indecency with a child exposes.

Laguna Heights man found guilty of assaulting family member

A jury found Laguna Heights resident Joel Martinez guilty late Wednesday of assault family/household member with previous conviction.