Tag: McAllen

McAllen police officer no-billed on official oppression charges

A Hidalgo County grand jury has no-billed a McAllen police officer charged with official oppression for allegedly drawing his weapon after a collision last...

Beaumont man arrested attempting to smuggle meth disguised as lollipops

McALLEN — An 18-year-old U.S. citizen from Texas faces drug smuggling charges after he was arrested over the weekend attempting to enter the country...

McAllen, other Texas cities hoping to benefit from new sales tax policy interpretation

It’s not in-person shopping that leaders in McAllen have been unsure about. They know consumers spend money at La Plaza Mall and other brick-and-mortar...

Texas Comptroller proposing tweak to online sales tax revenues

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar is proposing a change in state sales tax policy that would tweak who receives sales tax revenues from online sales,...

Records: McAllen officer’s story conflicts with motorists he’s accused of threatening

A McAllen police officer suspended without pay after Texas Rangers arrested him for official oppression denies pulling a gun on a motorist and threatening...

McAllen police officer arrested on official oppression, terroristic threat charges

A McAllen police officer accused of drawing his weapon after a collision last year was arrested more than five months later on multiple charges,...

Political forum to host candidates for District 36, 41 

McALLEN — Candidates for state representative Districts 36 and 41 are expected to debate each other during a forum here Thursday. The McAllen Citizens League...

Records: Convicted gang member sent lewd photos to child

McALLEN — A previously convicted gang member faces federal child porn charges after he allegedly sent explicit photos to a minor, records show. On Tuesday,...

Capital murder suspect on bond re-arrested at scene of stabbing

EDINBURG — A woman accused of capital murder is back in jail after McAllen police found her at the scene of a New Year’s...

McAllen taxpayers funded Iglesias’ lavish requests

McALLEN — Once Enrique Iglesias finished his performance at McAllen High School’s football stadium in 2015, a smattering of sushi and sashimi waited backstage. There...