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McAllen police searching for suspect, vehicle involved in hit and run accident

If you know the identity or the whereabouts of this vehicle, the owner, or the person who operated the vehicle on the night of the accident, you are urged to call McAllen Crime Stoppers at (956) 687-8477.


Brownsville man on death row for decapitating 3 kids loses appeal

Rubio wasconvictedtwice of the March 11, 2003, slayings of 3-year-old Julissa Quesada, 14-month-old John E. Rubio and 2-month-old Mary Jane Rubio in a Brownsville apartment.


Fourth person arrested Thursday on voter fraud charge

Crystal Lee Ponce, 28, was arrested on a second-degree felony illegal voting charge, which carries up to a 20-year prison sentence.

MCALLEN MONITOR - 2018-05-24 21:32:00


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KVEO - 2018-05-23 19:28:25

Border Patrol agent fatally shoots female migrant, official says

EDINBURG, Texas — A Border Patrol agent shot and killed a female migrant while patrolling the border town of Rio Bravo, Texas, late Wednesday afternoon, officials said.

MSN.COM - 2018-05-24 00:20:04

Man Turns Himself in Repeated Assault Case

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KVEO - 2018-05-23 21:55:51

Alamo to get free-standing emergency room facility

Named STHS ER Alamo, the 10,000-square-foot facility will provide 24-hour emergency care service to residents in the area. Construction is expected to be complete by the end of the year.

RIOGRANDEGUARDIAN.COM - 2018-05-25 11:40:37

Rangers arrest 3 in Edinburg illegal voting case; mayor denies wrongdoing

The arrests of Veronica Vela Saenz, 41; Jose Antonio Vela, 27; and Maria San Juanita Aleman, 35, stem from a months-long investigation by the Rangers, the Texas Attorney General’s office and the Hidalgo County District Attorney’s Office.

MCALLEN MONITOR - 2018-05-24 03:01:00

Fourth arrest made in connection with 2017 Edinburg voter fraud investigation

Crystal Lee Ponce, 28, of Pharr, was arrested by Texas Rangers on Thursday on charges of illegal voting.


Ex-McAllen officer pleads not guilty to federal charges

Ricardo Ruiz stood before U.S. Magistrate Peter E. Ormsby on Thursday for his formal arraignment hearing, days after the same judge granted him a $50,000 bond.

MCALLEN MONITOR - 2018-05-25 03:18:00

Weslaco Police tracking down speeders

"Within a 10-day time period that we had the survey, 22,000 vehicles passed through that area," said Officer Eric Hernandez of Weslaco Police Department. "And 95% of them were traveling at a rate of 26 miles an hour."


Suspect at Large in San Benito Shooting Case

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Nearly 100 illegal immigrants found hiding in trailer during traffic stop

Police discover a tractor trailer full of undocumented immigrants in Raymondville, Texas, less than 50 miles from the Mexican border.


Tractor-trailer carrying more than 50 immigrants stopped in South Texas

EMS, Raymondville fire and police departments along with Border Patrol, DPS and sheriff's deputies were all on scene. So far there is no word of any injuries.


Southbound crossings down at Pharr, McAllen international bridges

There were 10,434 fewer cars that crossed the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge in April, compared to April 2017, according to numbers from the bridge.

MCALLEN MONITOR - 2018-05-24 03:19:00

Mexican Drug Lord’s Son Pleads Guilty to Waiving a Gun, Flashing Stolen Badge in Texas Bar

This week, Osiel Cardenas Jr., the son of jailed capo Osiel Cardenas Guillen, went before U.S. Magistrate Judge Ignacio Torteya and pleaded guilty to one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm and one count of impersonating a federal officer. Court documents obtained by Breitbart Texas re

BREITBART - 2018-05-23 17:48:47

Call leads to discovery of 86 immigrants in semi truck

“Operation Big Rig is a call for action to be taken by anyone who witnesses illicit activity, specifically involving tractor-trailers,” said Chief Patrol Agent Manuel Padilla, Jr. in a news release. “This incident demonstrates precisely what should be done to prevent what could be a deadly situation


Donna man, 26, charged with aggravated robbery

Victor Javier Briseño, 26, of Donna was charged with aggravated robbery, a first-degree felony, on Wednesday, according to a news release from the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office.


Rangers arrest two voters in Edinburg voter fraud investigation

The woman was identified as Veronica Vela Saenz. She is accused of voting in the 2017 Edinburg municipal election despite not living in the city. Vela Saenz will likely be charged with voter fraud, a second degree felony, the source said.


17-year-old shot outside San Benito

According to Sheriff Omar Lucio, Cantu is a person of interest and wanted for shooting Alejandro Dominguez, 17, in the stomach at his home some time after 4 p.m. on Monday outside of San Benito.