Tag: crime

Authorities: Double murder, suicide in La Paloma

SAN BENITO — Authorities confirmed a double murder and suicide were discovered early Tuesday morning on the outskirts of San Benito. Victims were identified as...

Police search for person of interest in death of woman

Brownsville Police are looking for to find the owner of a red Ford pickup they believe may have been involved in the murder of...

Records: Drug packaging, video link Donna man to overdoses

Police say they connected a 31-year-old Donna man to the Nov. 14 death of a Brownsville-based musician in downtown McAllen through a social media...

McAllen man accused in fatal Halloween crash receives lower bond

A 22-year-old McAllen man accused of driving drunk and killing a woman on Halloween had his bond reduced Monday afternoon. Jorge Jesus Gonzalez Hernandez, who...

RGV legislator files bill to abolish Texas death penalty

On Sept. 16, 25-year-old Edinburg resident Victor Godinez appeared via videoconferencing from the Hidalgo County Detention Center. He was expressionless. The hearing was being conducted remotely...

DPS arrests second murder suspect in Nov. 8 Roma killing

The Texas Department of Public Safety arrested Romeo Alberto Ibanez on Thursday on a charge of murder for the Nov. 8 death of 42-year-old...

McAllen man accused of hitting Mercedes officer arrested during ongoing operation

The 60-year-old McAllen man accused of hitting a Mercedes police officer Tuesday at the Rio Grande Valley Premium Outlets had been caught in an...

Palmview PD investigating fatal shooting

The Palmview Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting which occurred Wednesday evening. In a statement, Chief Gilbert Zamora said police received a call at...

McAllen police arrest men hospitalized after ‘negative reaction’ to drug

MCALLEN — Police arrested two men who were recently released from the hospital after experiencing a “negative reaction” to a drug early Saturday morning. Four...

5 shot, 2 fatally, in Houston domestic violence case

HOUSTON (AP) — Five people were shot Wednesday, two fatally, in what investigators say was a case of domestic violence in western Houston, police...