CrimeWatch

Anonymous tip leads to suspect being charged with possession of marijuana

McAllen police arrested a man for possession of marijuana after receiving an anonymous tip. On Tuesday, June 11, officers received a call about suspicious activity in the 2100 block of W. Yellowhammer Ave.

Grandson's girlfriend arrested for breaking into grandma's apartment

Police arrested a woman for burglary, when she is caught inside the victim's apartment. On Friday, June 7, police officers were dispatched around 10 p.m. to the 3500 block of Business 83 in regards to a burglary.

Homeowner attacked, beats and holds down suspect for police

A Harlingen resident is forced to protect himself after he confronts a man on his backyard property. On Saturday, June 8, police were dispatched to a home in the 8100 block of West Business 83 in regards to a man with a knife.

San Benito police arrest five individuals in shoplifting ring

San Benito police arrested five individuals charged with shoplifting merchandise from a local department store.

Burglars steal bird cage, get caught, now behind bars

Two men are arrested and charged for several burglaries in the Harlingen area. On Thursday, June 6, around 1:30 a.m. police were called to the 2000 block of North G Street in regards to a female's apartment being burglarized.

Driver, in three vehicle accident, charged with manslaughter

A Brownsville man has been arrested and charged with manslaughter for his involvement in a three vehicle accident.

Parents uncooperative with police and CPS in injury of 4 month-old child

A Harlingen couple have been arrested and charged with the injury of their 4 month-old child.

Police arrest suspected burglar, in his underwear

A Harlingen man was arrested by police officers, in his underwear, after a burglary report at the Cinemark 16 movie theater.

CBP agents seize nearly $2 million in cocaine, $120,000 in unreported currency

Custom field officers have seized nearly $2 million in cocaine and over $120,000 in unreported currency in two separate incidents.

Two men arrested for ciminal mischief

Police arrested two men accused of working together to vandalize a woman's vehicle with a bat.

Second suspect, wanted in robbery case, arrested

McAllen police have arrested the second suspect in the aggravated robbery of  a Stripes store.

Hired help steals over $3,000 in property from homeowner

A hired house cleaner was arrested for taking up to $3,725 in property items from a home. On Friday, May 17, a victim of theft walked into the Harlingen Police Department to file a report of some property missing from her home.

Police arrest six suspects in auto theft ring

Six individuals have been arrested and charged with their involvement in a auto theft ring in Brownsville.

Brother found unconscious, sister arrested for possesion of marijuana

Police arrested a brother and sister after responding to a call in reference to a male subject with a shotgun.

Four in defunct Panama Unit plead guilty

The Department of Justice announced that four members of the defunct Panama Unit have been convicted.