CrimeWatch

Leader of marijuana distribution ring sentenced to prison

A Corpus Christi resident has been sentenced to prison for his involvement in a marijuana distribution ring.

McAllen man arrested for texting graphic pictures with 'child'

The Texas Cyber Crimes Unit arrested a McAllen man for sexually soliciting a minor online.

San Benito police arrest man for public intoxication

San Benito police arrested a man and charged him with public intoxication and additionally to resisting arrest.

Jury convicts driver for intoxication manslaughter

Jurors have found a man guilty of intoxication manslaughter and have sentenced him to six years in prison.

Mexican national convicted in human smuggling ring

A Mexican citizen has been convicted in a smuggling scheme on illegal immigrants. Pedro Rayon-Perez, 26, has been convicted of harboring illegal immigrants after pleading guilty in court on Monday, April 15.

Police execute search warrant seize marijuana

Hidalgo County Sheriff's Department executed a search warrant on a home on Sunday and seized several bundles of  marijuana.

Former Dallas Cowboy player pleads guilty to drug charges

Former NFL player, Samuel Hurd, 27, pleaded guilty on April 11th to charges of conspiracy to posses with intent to distribute cocaine and marijuana.

Human smugglers charged in death of immigrant woman

Two alien smugglers were arrested in the death of a smuggled woman who fell from a moving tractor trailer.

Law enforcement agencies shutdown eight-liners

Cameron County, state and federal law enforcement agencies began a shutdown of all eight-liner establishments in the County Saturday upon the culmination of an 18-month criminal investigation known as Operation Bishop.

Couple charged with firearm accessible to a minor

McAllen police have arraigned a couple on firearm and control substance charges.

Traffic stop leads to arrest of Harlingen man with $2,700 in warrants

A Harlingen male, with active warrants, was arrested after a traffic stop by a Texas State Trooper.

Teen to stand trial as an adult in murder case

A teenager, accused of participating in the kidnapping and murder of a Brownsville man, will stand trial as an adult.

Second suspect in AutoMax theft arraigned

A suspect wanted in the aggravated robbery and auto theft  at a local auto dealership was arraigned in court on Wednesday, April 10th.

McAllen man among suspects busted in cocaine trafficking ring

Eleven individuals have been indicted for being involved in a major cocaine distribution ring, money laundering and trafficking drugs in East Texas.

Three plead guilty to family-run tax fraud scheme

Three individuals have pleaded guilty to a family-run tax fraud scheme in federal court.