CrimeWatch

Mission attorney, his father and 17 others sentenced for trafficking cocaine

A total of 19 people have been handed federal prison sentences for their roles in a drug trafficking conspiracy originating out of Starr County involving more than 10,000 kilograms of marijuana in 2012 and 2013.

Jury sentences man to life in prison in beating death of bedridden man

Ramon Pinon was bedridden and defenseless when he was bludgeoned to death with a hammer over a 19” television, a circular saw, a stereo and a few other minimally-valued items taken from his San Benito home.

One suspect arrested in La Joya home invasion case

A man is in custody and two others are at large after a home invasion early Wednesday morning.

Alleged home invasion suspect in custody of Hidalgo County Sheriff's Department

An alleged home invastion suspect  has been taken into custody by sheriff deputies after being treated for his injuries at a San Antonio hospital.

Call of suspicious activity leads to bust of cockfighting ring

Hidalgo County Sheriff deputies busted  a cockfighting ring after the department received calls from the public about suspicious activity at a residence.

Person of interest arrested in downtown McAllen shooting

McAllen police arrested a man they believe is connected to the downtown shooting that happened on 17th street. Authorities arrested Jason Clement Garces on Monday on charges of criminal attempted murder and assault.

Police arrest suspect in theft of $5,900 bike from Bicycle World

Brownsville police arrested a man accused of walking into a bicycle shop and stealing a high end sporting bike.

Two men arrested for public intoxication after breaking window

Two Harlingen men were arrested for public intoxication after the responding officer determined that both were a danger to the public and themselves.

Mission driver arrested on second DWI charge

A 20 year-old man is behind bars for his second DWI charge in three months.

Three men arrested for possession of stolen property

Brownsville police arrested three individuals for possession of stolen property after a concerned citizen reported seeing them looking into vehicles.

Brownsville man arrested on alleged sexual assault of woman

The U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force has arrested a man on a sexual assault warrant. Brownsville police report that Carlos Roberto Paz, 29, is accused of an allegedly sexual assault of a woman at a party on January 23rd.

Man arrested for allegedly exposing himself to children at public library

A man is accused of allegedly exposing himself to children at the San Benito Public Library.

Harlingen man charged with 7 counts of burglary of a motor vehicle

Harlingen police arrested and charged a Primera man with seven counts of burglary of a motor vehicle.

Suspects arrested for allegedly stealing cell phone at gunpoint

McAllen police arrested two men accused of stealing a cell phone from a woman on Tuesday morning. On January 28th at around 7 a.m. police were called to the 1600 block of South 23rd Street in reference to a robbery.

Kentucky man charged with possession of marijuana

Pharr police arrested a Kentucky man for possession of marijuana after being informed from Lexington authorities of his location.