Harlingen

Couple assaults man because he is a sex offender

A woman and her boyfriend are arrested for assaulting a man who happens to be their next door neighbor.

Cleaning lady and her sister charged with forgery

A woman, employed as a maid, and her sister are arrested for cashing a stolen check from her employer.

Three teens arrested for aggravated robbery

Three teens were arrested after robbing a convenience store of cash, a lottery ticket and a 24 ounce can of beer.

Man once charged with wheelchair theft, now arrested for possession

Harlingen police arrested a man, who was once charged with the theft of a wheelchair, on possession of marijuana.

1 year-old fine after being left alone in car

 Harlingen police are investigating an incident of a one year old child being found alone in a car at Home Depot on Friday afternoon. The child was taken to Valley Baptist Hospital for observation, but appears to be okay.

Suspects, in garage, assault victim with hammer demanding money

Harlingen police are asking for the public's help in identifying two men involved with robbing and assaulting a homeowner with a hammer.

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.