On February 9, 2013 at approximately 11:00 p.m., the Pharr Police Department conducted an operation at 1000 West Ferguson (495) due to several reports of under-aged drinking and possible sell of illegal narcotics.
On Sunday February 10th, 2013 Ana Martinez (38) was arrested for child endangerment for leaving her 7-year-old son alone playing outside while she went to a BBQ. The child was left playing in the apartment complex where they live.
On Sunday February 10th, 2013 Jorge Serna (50) was arrested for improper photography. He was caught taking pictures of a 13-year-old child’s breasts. The father approached Serna and the police were called.
A federal jury in McAllen has convicted Erick Ochoa-Rodriguez, 19, of Pharr, on two counts of conspiring to possess and actually possessing marijuana with the intent to distribute the controlled substance to another, United States Attorney Kenn
Officers with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations at the Pharr International Bridge arrested two adult females who were allegedly attempting to smuggle minor girls in two separate, unrelated incidents.
On January 30, 2013 Miguel Coppinger-Chamorro 36 years of age a resident of Edinburg, Luis Alberto Perez 24 years of age a resident of Miami, Florida, and Pricila Esperanza Garcia 27 years of age a resident of Edinburg were arraigned in McAllen