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...

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...

More punishments handed down in gun case

Two more people implicated in a firearm violations case were sentenced for their role in the conspiracy, records show. A court sentenced James Robinson, 29,...

McAllen police arrest man accused of selling cocaine laced with fentanyl to band members

BY VALERIE GONZALEZ AND MARK REAGAN  McALLEN — Police charged a man for selling cocaine laced with fentanyl to four men who were found unresponsive...

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...

Trio of men sentenced in cocaine case

A Court handed down punishments in a case involving a group of men who allegedly conspired to transport drugs to the Midwest, records show. U.S....

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...