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Incident at a child’s birthday party leaves four dead, city of Taft in mourning
Buy NowCrime scene tape blows in the cold wind on Monday in front of the house where a shooting occurred on Saturday. four men lost their lives after an altercation between families turned violent with one of the two shooters arrested then released after posting bond while the other man, his father,
Car crashes into home in Crestmont subdivision
Homeowner, Ida Tamez said it could of been a lot worse, her daughter's bedroom was just feet away from where the car ended up.
Woman accused of selling son to pay drug debt pleads not guilty
29-year-old Esmeralda Garza entered a not guilty plea and asked the judge for a bond reduction, but was denied. According to investigators, she was arrested after trying to sell her seven-year-old son.
Police are searching for man involved in bank robbery
Police described the suspect as a black man with a thin build, roughly 25-30 years of age, standing between 5 foot 3 inches and 5 foot 5 inches tall. He was wearing a gray hoodie, gray sweatpants and a white cloth which was used to cover the lower part of his face.
Affidavits detail father and son's charges in deadly Taft shooting
Taft (KIII News) — Probable cause affidavits obtained by 3News detail last weekend's deadly shooting in Taft, Texas, which claimed the lives of four people.
Llano River flooding to affect Nueces River
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Massive Pipeline Explosion Captured On Video
KINGSVILLE, TX — A massive pipeline explosion was captured on video by a passerby Thursday morning in Kingsville. Kristopher Reyes was driving along 141 going towards 281, on King Ranch, when he saw a massive fire ball rise from the ground.
Border Patrol Discover Human Remains
FALFURRIAS, Texas -U.S. Border Patrol agents working in the Rio Grande Valley locate human remains.Agents from the Falfurrias station discovered human remains on a ranch near Falfurrias. Agents contacted Brooks County Sheriff’s Office and the local justice of the peace who took custody of the remain
Two die in crash north of Alice, Texas
The car struck a guardrail and overturned about nine miles north of Alice, killing the 59-year-old driver, Daniel Munoz, and 59-year-old Maria Trujillo.
Portland police detain juvenile after reports of bomb threat at Gregory-Portland MS
Portland police officers detained a juvenile Thursday morning after reports of a bomb threat at Gregory-Portland Middle School.Law enforcement searched the building about 11 a.m. after reports of a bomb threat, according to a Facebook post from the city of Portland.Students and faculty at the school
Mercedes man, woman killed in single-vehicle crash in Alice
Preliminary investigation reveals a 2008 Chevrolet Tahoe, occupied by three passengers, was traveling south on U.S. 281 when, for unknown reasons, it veered off the road and struck a guardrail before flipping over.
First trial in the death of Elizabeth Stephanie Montez begins
Friends, allies and advocates held a rally to bring awareness to the violence against the transgender community. The rally was organized after the death of Elizabeth Stephanie Montez, who was found dead with multiple gunshot wounds in a home near Robstown.Wochit
Record number of families crossing U.S. border, as Trump threatens new crackdown
This photo provided by U.S Customs and Border Protection shows an SUV falsely decked out as an emergency response vehicle near the border in Falfurrias, Texas. Officers have caught the driver and three immigrants who fled through a South Texas border checkpoint in the SUV. Border Patrol Agent Carlos
Taft murder suspect booked into San Patricio County Jail
SINTON (KIII NEWS) — Nearly five days after a fatal shooting in Taft, one of the suspects, Ronnie Rodriguez Sr., was found in Hidalgo County.
CCPD looking to identify Naples Street burglary suspect
It happened around 5:40 a.m. Monday, Sept. 24. According to police, the homeowner said the suspect forced his way into the garage and made off with a bike. The homeowner provided police with security camera footage which shows the suspect going to the rear of the home and then leaving with the bicyc
Texas DPS offers increased reward for information on missing person case
Rena Rinconeswas last seen leaving her parents' home in Falfurrias on June 21, 1994, and was never heard from again. She was reported missing to law enforcement in March 1995.
Victim of domestic violence speaks out in trial against former boyfriend
Corpus Christi (KIII News) — The Nueces County District Attorney's Office said 1,000 misdemeanor cases are filed each month, and the majority of them are for family violence.
Ronnie Rodriguez Sr. finally found after fatal shooting in Taft
Yesterday, the Texas Rangers asked the Gulf Coast Violent Offender and Fugitive Task Force, led by the U.S. Marshals, to help in the manhunt for Rodriguez. He was found in a hotel at the 2000 block of South 10th Street in McAllen.
Friend of victims in Taft shooting will host barbecue benefit
Terry Ortiz will host a benefit Oct. 27 at the Taft Little League Field, and there will be barbecue plates for $ 10, a softball tournament, activities for the kids and a car show.
Here's when the new Sonic Drive-In will open in Robstown
According to a news release, the store will be operated by TJ Punjwani, who owns several stores near Corpus Christi.