Harlingen

Dog owner arrested for animal cruelty after picking up his pet at animal shelter

Harlingen police arrested a dog owner for animal cruelty after being seen punching his own pet as he left the animal shelter.

The ex-police chief in Harlingen is also the new police chief in Harlingen

The ex-police chief in Harlingen is also the new police chief in Harlingen. The Harlingen City Commission emerged from a closed session on Wednesday night to vote unanimously to once again choose Tom Whitten as police chief.

Harlingen traffic stop leads to $450,000 seizure

A routine traffic stop Saturday afternoon in Harlingen resulted in the seizure of $450,000 found in a hidden compartment.

Two men charged in sexual assault of unconscious 15 year-old boy

Harlingen police arrested two men accused of sexually assaulting a 15 year-old boy while he was unconscious.

Two men arrested in investigation of a vehicle crashing into a home

The names of the two men arrested in Wednesday's accident, that sent the driver's car into an abandon home have been released.

Driver arrested following investigation of vehicle crashing into a home

A driver who crashed into a Harlingen home says he lost control of the vehicle right before the wreck. Police have arrested two men involved in the crash after fleeing the scene, Na'Tassia Finley has more.

Harlingen police investigate auto pedestrian accident

An early morning pedestrian crash sends a teen to the hospital, Na'Tassia Finley was on the scene as investigators were mapping out the accident, she has more on who police say was at fault.

Sam's Club opens in Harlingen

A crowd gathered in the Rio Grande Valley on Thursday, to get a look at the newest addition to the area. The first Sam's Club in Harlingen's history opened at 8 A.M.

Woman fakes seizure arrested for possession and public intoxication

Harlingen police arrested a couple for possession of a controlled substance after officers were called in regards to a disturbance.

Police arrest man after complaint of exposing his genitalia

A Harlingen man has been arrested for exposing his genitals to a jogger at a local park. On Sunday, March 16th at around noon police were dispatched to Mckelvey Park in reference to man exposing himself to a female jogger.

Mother, with child passenger, arrested for DWI

A Harlingen woman is arrested for allegedly driving while intoxicated while having her daughter as a passenger.

Valley's first miniature heart device implanted in first patient

Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen can now officially brag that it's the first and only hospital south of San Antonio to have a patient receive the first miniature heart monitoring device called "Reveal LINQ". 

Police charge man with burglary of Sunshine Motors

Harlingen police arrested a man who broke into the Sunshine Motors business and stealing over $5,000. On Wednesday, March 5th police were dispatched to Sunshine Motors, located at 2300 N. 77, in reference to a burglary.

Elderly man drowns after falling into Harlingen canal

An elderly man is pronounced dead after he was found in a canal south of Harlingen on Thursday afternoon. Harlingen firefighters were called to a canal just west of Rangerville Road near Rangerville Elementary around 12:30 p.m.

TX Department of Agriculture issues citrus greening quarantine for Harlingen

The Texas Department of Agriculture has issued a citrus greening quarantine for the City of Harlingen.