Edcouch mayor pleads guilty to DWI, avoids jail time

Edcouch Mayor Virginio Gonzalez Jr. pleaded guilty Thursday to avoid jail time for driving while intoxicated. As part of his plea agreement, Gonzalez agreed to participate in a two-year pretrial diversion program offered by the Hidalgo County District Attorney’s Office to certain first-time offenders in lieu of a jail sentence. Hidalgo County Court-at-Law Judge Jaime … Continue reading Edcouch mayor pleads guilty to DWI, avoids jail time