Harlingen

Man arrested for soliciting minor on Instagram

A father, monitoring his daughter's cell phone activity, discovers a message from a man who solicited sexual favors from his daughter.

Registered sex offender arrested for exposing himself to minor girl

Members of the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Task Force arrested a registered sex offender for exposing himself to a young girl.

Women arrested for theft of over $150 worth of beef fajitas

Harlingen police arrested two women accused of attempting to take several pounds of beef fajitas without paying for the items.

Mercedes man arrested for possession of stolen property

A call of an unattended dog inside a vehicle results with a man being arrested for having stolen property.

Driver strikes fountain, tree and light pole arrested for DWI

Harlingen police arrested a driver with DWI after the vehicle he was operating crashed into a light pole.

Police arrest woman and four juveniles involved in theft ring

Harlingen police arrested a woman and four juveniles on theft charges after being confronted by loss prevention officer.

More government officials come to RGV in wake of border crisis

The Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol Sector continues to see an influx in the number of Central and South American children coming to the US seeking amnesty.

Harlingen prepares for Freedom Fest next weekend

It's the weekend before the Fourth, and the City of Harlingen is preparing for America's independence with its own "Freedom Fest".

Cracker Barrel opens in Harlingen

Cracker Barrel opened its doors in Harlingen to close family and friends today. The official opening to the public is not until Monday.

Investigation leads to mother's arrest after infant is found inside water filled bathtub

Harlingen police arrested a young mother for child endangerment  after she found her infant inside a bathtub full of water.

Man arrested for theft of 25 oz beer, bond set at $22,000

A San Benito man was arrested for the theft of a beer can and was handed a bond of $22,000.

City of Harlingen's Fourth of July events

Freedom Fest will be among several citywide events with free admission in Harlingen for the Fourth of July weekend.

TSTC Harlingen kicks off grand opening of engineering center

TSTC officially kicked off the grand opening of its newly designed engineering center today:

Woman arrested for assault after placing choke hold on a mother holding her infant

A Harlingen woman was arrested for assault after placing another woman, holding her infant, into a choke hold and impeding her breathing.

Man confronts responding police officer with a "boxing stance"

Harlingen police arrested a man after he became confrontational with officers. On Saturday, June 21st after midnight, police were dispatched to the 1600 block of N. Jade Drive in reference to a domestic dispute.