Berenice Garcia

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Berenice Garcia covers Western Hidalgo County and Starr County for The Monitor. She can be reached at bereniceg@themonitor.com or (956) 683-4432.

Starr County agents certified for horse patrol

EDINBURG — Two agents with the Starr County Special Crimes Unit graduated from a horse patrol certification course, bringing local search and rescue services...

Mission names new assistant police chief

MISSION — A new assistant police chief was announced Monday among several other appointments within the Mission Police Department.MISSION — A new assistant police...

RGC municipal judge reprimanded by state

The Rio Grande City municipal judge may be re-appointed to his job despite receiving a public reprimand from the state earlier this month.The Rio...

Embattled doctor’s son: No-bond left patients in limbo

EDINBURG — Posted on the front door of the Arthritis & Osteoporosis Centers here is a sign asking patients to show their support for...

Federal judge again denies bond for indicted doctor

McALLEN — Jorge Zamora-Quezada, the doctor facing federal charges of healthcare fraud, was again held without bond Tuesday, a decision his defense attorney quipped...

Authorities to address RGC arrests, police presence at school district offices

Law enforcement are expected this afternoon to address several arrests made yesterday in Rio Grande City, according to Rio Grande City Police Chief Noe...

Women accuse local doctor facing fraud charges of false diagnosis

EDINBURG — Her health deteriorating, Gloria Gabriel said that she required the help of her mother and even her children to hold her upright.Gabriel...

Former patients sue doctor facing fraud charges for false diagnoses

EDINBURG — In addition to facing federal charges of health care fraud, Dr. Jorge Zamora-Quezada is now being sued by his alleged victims.EDINBURG —...

Indicted doctor has history of disciplinary issues

Dr. Jorge Zamora-Quezada, a rheumatologist in Edinburg with an office in San Antonio, is currently being held pending trial over allegations he misdiagnosed and...

No bond for doctor charged with health care fraud

McALLEN — A doctor who was indicted on health care fraud charges was ordered to be detained Tuesday pending trial.McALLEN — A doctor who...