McAllen

Mexican national sent to prison on marijuana conviction and assault of a federal officer

Jose Miguel Andrade-Rocha has been ordered to prison for transporting a load of marijuana and assaulting a Border Patrol (BP) agent who was attempting to arrest him, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Sec. Jeh Johnson visits McAllen after Obama's executive order

immigration speech. Homeland security secretary, Jeh Johnson, showed up in Mcallen to speak with agents. His visit is less than 24 hours after president Obama's executive order on immigration was announced.

Two head to prison for distributing methamphetamine

Francisco Calderon, 28, and Jorge Alejandro Galvan-Ibarra, 30, have been ordered to federal prison for possession with intent to distribute more than one kilogram of methamphetamine, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Inaugural Christmas Tree Lighting at the McAllen Convention Center

Light Up the Holidays with McAllen!

Donna man pleads guilty in Hidalgo County hacking case

Fidel Salinas, 28, has admitted to attempting to hack into the Hidalgo County server in January 2012, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Valley police chief hopes for clear answers in Obama's immigration address

President Obama will address the nation on immigration issues, Thursday night. He is expected to announce plans to fix the broken system.

Hidalgo County's Wanted Fugitive: James Conner

The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help in locating a wanted fugitive. Hidalgo detectives are searching or James Conner, 55, who is wanted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

One arrested, two wanted in auto theft ring

McAllen police arrested one person and are searching for two other suspects believed to be involved in a auto theft ring.

Underprivileged children to receive new shoes

On Saturday, November 22, 2014 over 1,000 underprivileged children will be receiving a new pair of shoes at the 3rd Annual Feed N Fit Service Project at Our Lady Of Perpetual Help in McAllen.

Perez Elementary in need of supplies after fire

Students at Perez Elementary School in McAllen are back in class Tuesday. Classes were canceled Monday after vandals broke in and set fire to two classrooms, Sunday.

Police arrest teen attempting to rob a business using a toy gun

McAllen police arrested a teen who attempted to rob a business, without success, using a toy gun. On Friday, November 14th McAllen police responded to a aggravated robbery located on the 3300 block of Expressway Interstate 2.

McAllen Teen charged for robbing store with toy gun

McAllen Police say 18 year old Santos Francisco Garza has been charged with Aggravated Robbery.

Cuban handed prison sentence for importing crystal meth

Cuban national Alexander Lorenzo Gil-Cruz, 41, has been sentenced to an 11-year prison term following his convictions relating to the importation of crystal methamphetamine, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.