McAllen

Smugglers who extorted and threatened victims sentenced to prison

Ivan Cabrera and Michael Ayala, both of Edinburg, and Mexican National Maria Isabel Rivera-Castillo have been sentenced to federal prison as a result of their convictions for smuggling undocumented aliens, announced United States Attorney Kenne

Winter Texans hockey league attracts lifelong athletes in Valley

You can take the ice away from the hockey player, but you can't keep the hockey player away from the ice.

Deputy secretary makes first visit to Valley since being sworn into office

This morning, Homeland Security deputy secretary Alejandro Mayorkas experienced a firsthand look at what U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers go through on a daily basis.

Person of interest arrested in downtown McAllen shooting

McAllen police arrested a man they believe is connected to the downtown shooting that happened on 17th street. Authorities arrested Jason Clement Garces on Monday on charges of criminal attempted murder and assault.

Reducing your risk of cancer

February is National Cancer Prevention Month, and in the state of Texas alone, there are nearly 120,000 cancer cases expected just this year.

Mexican couple sentenced to prison for ammunition smuggling

Mexican nationals Gregorio Rodriguez-Aranda, 25, and Maria Luisa Sanchez-Lopez, 24, have been sentenced following their convictions relating to the exportation of 707 rounds of 7.62mm ammunition and 98 AK-47 magazines, announced United States A

Arrest warrant issued for man wanted in shooting investigation

McAllen police issued an arrest warrant for a man accused of attempted murder in a shooting on February 9th.

Maquila Association comments on increase of Mexican value added tax

The proposed repeal of tax breaks for Mexican border towns may not be as painful as once thought.

McAllen High Mariachis Win State Championship

McAllen ISD is celebrating a state championship for one of its musical programs. The McAllen High School Mariachis took home first place in the UIL State Mariachi Finals on Saturday night in San Antonio.

McAllen police search for person of interest in Sunday morning shooting

McAllen police arrested one man and are searching for a second individual who is considered a person of interest in an early Sunday morning shooting.

Police arrest suspect for online solicitation of a minor

An Edinburg man has been arrested by McAllen police after they conducted an online investigation to identify cyber predators.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent arrested

A U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent is now in custody after allegedly shooting a man early this morning. Police say it happened at approximately 2:30 a.m. this morning at the 5400 block of North 15th Street in McAllen.

Police identify person of interest in home invasion case

McAllen police have identified person of interest allegedly involved in a home invasion case on La Vista Avenue.

Arrest warrants issued for suspects allegedly involved in home invasion shooting

McAllen police have issued arrest warrants on a three suspects believed to be involved in a home invasion shooting incident occurring on Saturday, February 2nd at the 4800 Block of West La Vista.

McAllen man, wanted on molestation charges, arrested at port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge arrested a McAllen, Texas man wanted on indecency/molestation charges, dating back ten years, from Edinburg, Texas.