Brownsville

No significant changes in election recount

It was just a couple weeks ago that two candidates running for various Cameron County positions requested a ballot recount.

Man arrested and charged with arson and trespassing

A man is arrested for allegedly starting a fire in an abandon building.

Suspect named in aggravated assault case of two individuals

Brownsville police are searching for a man accused of aggravated assault. Joseph Torres is accused of assaulting two people in January in the 1400 block of Ruben Torres.

Pet of the Week

It's time for Pet of the Week, today we're introducing you to two German Shepherd mixes, Joanne and Mark.

Brownsville's Master Plan receives award

It's called "Connecting Brownsville: the 2013 Bicycle and Trail Master Plan".

Two arrested in aggravated assault of woman and 8 year-old girl

Brownsville police arrested two people involved in the assault of a woman and an 8 year-old girl. On Saturday, March 22nd, police were called to the 400 block of San Eugenio in response to an assault.

Truck theif now in custody

An alleged truck theif is in custody, after the owner of the vehicle tracked him down himself. Brownsville police arrested Jose Luis Acuna for allegedly stealing a 1999 Yukon in Brownsville.

Parking passes will allow more people to park downtown

The City of Brownsville is aiming for 50 cents per hour as the appropriate rate for parking meters down.

$250,000 in cocaine seized at Brownsville port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted two loads of alleged cocaine.

Suspect arrested in brass knuckle assault case

A man is arrested on an aggravated assault warrant after Brownsville police say he hit his victim with brass knuckles from behind.

Cameron County conducts primary recounts

Today some Cameron County officials are conducting a recount for democratic candidate Minerva Pena. 

Pace HS students test drive surgical robot

Students at James Pace Early College High School in Brownsville got an exclusive opportunity to test drive Valley Baptist's da Vinci surgical robot.

Attorney files restraining order against SPI City Hall

Earlier this week, NewsCenter 23 interviewed a criminal defense attorney regarding Spring Breakers' legal rights, our interview, however, was cut short as the attorney was escorted from the front of South Padre Island City Hall.

Stolen truck recovered, used in Mexico as an armored vehicle

Thousands of Texas trucks are stolen and cross the border into Mexico yearly, most of them are never recovered, Na'Tassia Finley reports one truck was recovered and it's hardly looks the same.

Proposed Brownsville parking meter increase

The Brownsville City Commission has made another change to the plan to increase parking meter rates in the downtown area.