Harlingen

Vehicle driven into canal, motorist flees scene, leaving injured passenger behind

Harlingen police arrested a motorist after the vehicle he was driving was found partially submerged in a canal with police having to save the passenger.

Back-to-school tax free weekend

This weekend only, the State of Texas is exempting sales and use taxes on most clothes and shoes that cost less than one hundred dollars.

Two men arrested in Harlingen home burglary

Harlingen police arrested two men suspected in breaking into a home and stealing valuables from the victim.

Victim reports being assaulted by five of his roommates

Harlingen police arrested five individuals after a roommate of theirs reported to police of being assaulted by all of them.

Two suspects wanted in aggravated robbery case

Harlingen Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's assistance in helping to find two persons of interest believed to be involved in a aggravated robbery.

Unlicensed driver gets additional charges after hit and run incident

A Harlingen man is arrested on several charges after a hit and run incident is reported by a victim.

Man arrested, charged for exposing himself inside library

Police arrested a man accused of exposing himself at a local library. On Wednesday, July 31st, officers were called to the Harlingen Public Library in reference to an indecent exposure incident.

ICE detainee dies at local hospital

A Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainee, from Honduras, died at Valley Baptist Medical Center after suffering a stroke.

Man, arrested in 8-liner raid, assaults informant as retaliation

Harlingen police arrested a man for assaulting a woman, in retaliation, for her providing information to authorities in a eight-liner raid.

Argument between brothers ends with fighting each other

Police arrest two brothers for fighting each other over personal property. On Saturday, July 27th, in the late hours, police were dispatched to the 900 block of Mitchell Street in reference to a disturbance.

Father charged in sexual assault of his own son

Harlingen police arrest a father accused of sexual assaulting of his own son back in January.

Explosion causes plant closure of Mexican snack vendor

A Harlingen plant explosion kept several employees out of work on Thursday. Sixteen employees at Mexican Snacks Incorporated were near one of the potato chip boilers when it exploded.

Club goer arrested after threatening bouncer with weapon

A club goer, celebrating his birthday, is arrested for threatening the nightclub bouncer with a weapon.

Traffic stop leads to seizure of $1 million in heroin

An ordinary traffic stop leads to police seizing up to $1 million in heroin.

Intoxicated driver arrested after fleeing from scene of accident

Harlingen police arrested a driver who was involved in an accident and then fleeing the scene.