Four Progreso Men Charged In Two Killings All Plead Not Guilty

Four men from Progreso have all pleaded not guilty to a charge of murder stemming from a gunfight that left two other men dead. Eduardo Casares, his brother Fernando Casares, Jordan Garces, and Eduardo Cano went before a judge Tuesday, almost three months after a volley of gunfire killed another Casares brother and Cano’s father. […]

Investigation Moving Forward Into How Man Died In Edinburg Police Custody

Hidalgo County sheriff’s deputies continue to piece together what took place in the moments before a man died in the custody of Edinburg police on Father’s Day. Officers had responded to a disturbance call from an apartment on Greenbriar Drive Sunday afternoon. Police encountered 30-year-old Christopher Reyes, who they said was combative and appeared to […]

Young Pharr Boy Killed In Head-On-Crash Near La Blanca

A 2-year-old boy from Pharr has died from injuries suffered in a head-on crash near La Blanca which critically injured three members of his family, and the driver of the other car Sunday. DPS troopers say a man, woman, and two boys were in a Nissan SUV that was heading west on Monte Cristo Road, […]

Dave & Buster’s In McAllen Opens Its Doors

Local fans of Dave and Buster’s are celebrating as the chain opened the doors to its newest arcade and restaurant Monday. The new Dave and Busters in McAllen is also the company’s 100th entertainment venue in the country. It sits in the new shopping center called the Shops at 29 – at 29th Street and […]

Train Runs Over Man In Harlingen

Police in Harlingen are working to learn how a man was struck and killed by a train early this morning. The victim’s body was found near the tracks near Fair Park Boulevard and North Commerce Street. Officers are still trying to learn who the man is. Police have spoken with the train crew, and are […]

Man Dead Of Gunshot Wound In Central McAllen Neighborhood

  McAllen police homicide detectives are in a central McAllen neighborhood where a man was found shot dead overnight. Officers were called to the 1400 block of Vine Avenue a little before one this morning and found a man dead from a gunshot wound. He’s been identified as 41-year-old Nicolas Anthony Bazan. An autopsy has […]

Investigation Underway Into Bribery Allegations Against Probation Officers

The Hidalgo County Adult Probation Office is under a criminal investigation amid accusations of bribery and theft. The county sheriff’s office is looking into allegations of probation officers asking probationers for money, and two probation officers have since been fired. The investigation began after discrepancies were found in the employees’ files. The findings were brought […]

Cartel Violence Blamed For Drop In Southbound Bridge Crossings

The ongoing drug cartel violence in Reynosa appears to be impacting southbound bridge crossings. Over the past couple of months, there’s been significantly fewer cars and people crossing from the Valley into Reynosa at both the Hidalgo and Anzalduas international bridges. According to the McAllen Monitor, there was a 19 percent drop in southbound vehicle […]