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Another Unaccompanied Toddler Found With Group Of Immigrants

For the second time in less than two weeks, a very small child has been found among a group of undocumented immigrants, but traveling without a guardian. Border Patrol agents say video footage showed a 2-year-old boy wandering in some brush near Hidalgo Tuesday morning. Agents converged and detained 13 immigrants, along with the toddler […]

Man Shot Dead In Edinburg, Suspected Gunman In Custody

Edinburg police are holding one man as they investigate the shooting death of another man early Wednesday morning.  Officers were called to the Edinburg Village apartments in central Edinburg at around 1 in the morning, entered one of the units, and found the victim’s body. Another man was taken into custody. Details of the arrest […]

Texas Part Of ‘Click It or Ticket’ National Seat Belt Push

(AP) – The Texas Department of Transportation has taken its “Click It or Ticket” seat belt enforcement effort on the road.  TxDOT events were planned this week in San Antonio, Laredo and Harlingen as part of the national effort to get travelers to buckle up or face getting tickets.  Law enforcement agencies across Texas are […]

Boil Water Advisory Issued For Rio Grande City

A boil water advisory is in effect for folks in Rio Grande City. Customers of the Rio Water Supply Corporation need to boil their tap water before using it for drinking, cooking, or making ice due to contaminants in the water. Company officials issued the advisory Tuesday, saying it is dealing with several leaks in […]

Immigrant Woman Brutally Attacked By Their Smugglers In Starr County

Starr County sheriff’s officials are investigating a horrifying incident of a kind that occurs far too frequently among immigrants being smuggled across the border. Border Patrol agents had detained a Honduran woman, her 11-year-old daughter, and a cousin near La Grulla, some time after smugglers had rafted them across the river this past weekend. However, […]

Harlingen Couple Hit With A Slew Of Charges In Dog Attack On Cops

A Harlingen couple is now formally charged in connection with a domestic dispute, and a dog attack that injured two police officers. 47-year-old Francisco Javier Gomez has been arraigned on charges of aggravated assault on a public servant, interfering with public duties, and resisting arrest. His 41-year-old wife Sandra is charged with aggravated assault related […]

One Driver Killed, Another Nabbed For DWI In 2-Vehicle Crash

The driver of an SUV was killed, while the driver of a pickup truck was arrested for drunk driving following a collision north of Weslaco early Monday morning. DPS troopers say the SUV, a Chevrolet Tahoe, was speeding south on Timothy Drive when the driver veered off the road, swerved back on, smashed into the […]

Teenage Girl Killed In Van Collision Near Rio Hondo

A 2-van collision near Rio Hondo claimed the life of a 17-year-old girl over the weekend. Late Friday night, a Ford Windstar traveling east on General Brant Road, smashed into a Chrysler Town and Country van heading north on Centerline Road, but which had blown through the stop sign. The impact sent the Chrysler into […]

Strip Club Hit With Lawsuit Following Deadly Shooting

The deadly shooting at an all-nude strip club in Edinburg last month has triggered a lawsuit against the club — filed by the family of the man who was killed and the victims who were wounded. The lawsuit against Jaguars Gold Club, first reported by CBS 4 News, claims the club knew that gang members […]

Gas Pump Skimmers Lead To Three Arrests

Three Valley men are under arrest, accused of using so-called skimmers to steal people’s credit card information. Mission police say the men were involved in a scheme to slip skimmers into the card readers on local gas pumps, steal the personal information from customers’ credit cards, then use that info to create cloned credit cards. […]