Harlingen

Suspect arrested in $8,000 robbery of Dollar General store

A man who police say stole $8,000 dollars from a Harlingen Dollar General store has been arrested. Urbano Rodriguez Cortez, 19, was linked to the burglary at the store located on the 2300 block of North Stuart Road.

City of Harlingen selects Steve Mayer as Interim Police Chief

The Harlingen City Commission ratified the appointment of Assistant Police Chief Steve Mayer as interim police chief today based upon the recommendation of City Manager Carlos Yerena.

Driver identified in fatal car accident

Harlingen police have identified the victim of the deadly car crash December 5th. 80 year old Elfrieda Nemeth was a passenger in the van that collided with two cars in the eight hundred block of Camelot Drive.

Harlingen Police Chief Tom Whitten resigns

Harlingen Police Chief Tom Whitten will leave his post effective Dec. 6 to accept a law enforcement position in El Paso where his 13-year-old son lives.

Police asking for public's help in identifying suspect in jewelry theft

Harlingen area Crime Stoppers needs help identifying a man caught on camera stealing jewelry from the Sears department store last month.

Reduction in charity donations across Texas

     Reports across Texas and Louisiana indicate that there has been a reduction in charity donations this year.

Harlingen hosts community workshops to discuss city's future

The city of Harlingen has been hosting community workshops to address the city's future.

Two men arrested for stealing 18 pack of soda

Harlingen police arrested two men after they attempted to steal a 18 pack of soda from a local convenience store.

Man assaults juvenile girl after refusing to have a drink with him

Harlingen police arrested a man on an assault charge after he slapped a minor female after she refused to have a drink with him.

Austin Elementary Ms. Blanca Villarreal 3rd grade

News Center 23 and Payne Auto Group are proud to present Austin Elementary saying the Pledge of Allegiance.

Austin Elementary Ms. Kari Lefevre 1st grade

News Center 23 and Payne Auto Group are proud to present Austin Elementary saying the Pledge of Allegiance.

Austin Elementary Ms. Zulema Amaro 2nd grade

News Center 23 and Payne Auto Group are proud to present Austin Elementary saying the Pledge of Allegiance.

Couple arrested for transporting over 200 lbs. of marijuana

Harlingen police arrested two people for transporting over 200 pounds of marijuana.

Harlingen CISD launches mobile app for use by parents and students

With a few taps of a finger, students and parents at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District will be able to gain to numerous educational tools on their smartphones or tablets.

Harlingen police asking for help in identifying burglary suspects

Harlingen Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help in identifying three suspects involved in the burglary of a building. It happened earlier this month at Tops The Outdoor Power Store on East Tyler Avenue.