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Laredo student dies in fatal accident on US59

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) -One person is dead after a two-vehicle accident on Highway 59 Thursday evening.The crash reportedly happened about 28 miles outside of Laredo... and closed off traffic for several hours.We're told by DPS that one person has died and several others were airlifted to San Antonio hos

KGNS.TV - 2018-05-24 23:08:00

Laredo police arrest 22nd suspect in illegal gambling investigation

Maria Esther Rodriguez, 29, was charged with gambling promotion and engaging in organized criminal activity.

LAREDO MORNING TIMES - 2018-05-24 12:20:33

Officials: Border Agent Shoots, Kills Alleged Illegal Immigrant After Being Attacked

RIO BRAVO, TX (CBSDFW.COM/CNN) —An immigrant who was in the country illegally was shot and killed Wednesday by a Border Patrol agent in Rio Bravo, Texas, according to US Customs and Border Protection.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-05-24 11:36:11

Vehicle crash reported on U.S. 59, east of Laredo

A vehicle crash was reported Thursday evening on U.S. 59, about 28 miles east of Laredo, according to the Texas Department of Transportation.

LAREDO MORNING TIMES - 2018-05-25 00:22:04

Laredo Police Department arrest bulletin (5/24/18)

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) -This is the Laredo Police Department arrest bulletin for May 24th, 2018.

KGNS.TV - 2018-05-24 13:51:00

Man wanted for allegedly robbing pawn shop

Police say the man made off with about $20,000 worth of jewelry.If anyone can identify the suspect, they are asked to contact Laredo Police at 795-2800 or Crime Stoppers at 727-TIPS.

KGNS.TV - 2018-05-24 18:40:00

Accident causes congestion on I-95 southbound in West Haven

WEST HAVEN — Part of Interstate 95 southbound is congested Thursday due to a motor vehicle accident, according to the Department of Transportation.The DOT said delays are expected between exits 46 and 41, and the right lane is closed.

LAREDO MORNING TIMES - 2018-05-24 12:48:50

Border Patrol Shooting Death of Immigrant Woman Raises Tensions In South Texas

Vehicles wait for inspection at the Border Patrol's Laredo North vehicle checkpoint in Laredo, Texas. A border agent killed an immigrant woman in Rio Bravo, near Laredo on Wednesday. The shooting is being investigated by the Texas Rangers and FBI.

NPR - 2018-05-24 00:00:00

Immigrant Fatally Shot At U.S.-Mexico Border In Texas

The CBP said initial reports indicate that as the agent attempted to apprehend the group, the agent came under attack by multiple subject using blunt objects. According to the CBP, the agent fired at least one round, fatally wounding one undocumented immigrant.

PATCH - 2018-05-24 02:10:41

Webb County Offices to be closed on Memorial Day

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) -In observance of Memorial Day, several county offices will be closed for the holiday.

KGNS.TV - 2018-05-24 14:18:00

Video: Laredo teen saves two from near-drowning during heroic rescue

On Sunday afternoon, Ozzy Ray Bryand, 17, noticed two people struggling to stay afloat after their kayak capsized in Lake Casa Blanca. Without hesitation, the teen swam out to bring the two men to safety, risking his own life in the process.

LAREDO MORNING TIMES - 2018-05-23 15:46:16

LPD: Woman crashes truck into occupied vehicle intentionally

Monica Portillo, 22, was charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and one count of driving while intoxicated.


Officials ID victim in fatal south Laredo crash

Authorities said Jose Gerardo Arciniega, 23, was driving a silver Dodge Charger when a United ISD food truck crashed into him at about 6 a.m. near Cuatro Vientos Boulevard and Lomas del Sur boulevards.


Tip leads Laredo officers to seize over $800K worth of pot

A Laredo Crime Stoppers tip landed one man behind bars and resulted in the seizure of more than 1,000 pounds of marijuana, authorities said.


LPD: Man accused of slapping son charged with injury to a child

The child stated that Ramirez became upset at him for cleaning the restroom floor with a dirty towel. He then slapped him, causing him to feel dizzy, according to LPD. He stated he felt the room was spinning, police said.


Deputies seize over $56K worth of heroin in north Laredo home

Juan Ramon Vela Jr., 35, was arrested and charged with drug possession in connection with the case.


Local Spectrum customers notice change in their cable services

Local spectrum customers who noticed they had no signal rushed to the nearest spectrum store. Dozens of Laredo customers spent the day waiting in line, after finding out their cable wasn't working. And much to their surprise, they had to wait in line for about two hours, in order to get their hands


Family seeks justice for man killed in motorcycle accident

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) -A year after a local man was killed in a motorcycle accident his family is speaking out, saying that it’s an injustice that the case has not gone anywhere.


Here's what $2,000 in rent can get you in Laredo

Two grand may only get you a studio apartment in the big city, but in Laredo $2,000 in rent may have you living like a king.


$16 million dollars of counterfeit items seized in Loredo

LAREDO, Texas (AP) — Federal agents in South Texas have seized nearly 79,000 bogus-label clothing, electronics and other items at a public storage facility in an estimated $16 million counterfeit cargo bust.