Tag: Harlingen

Police respond to man barricaded in Harlingen home

A number of law enforcement officers are at a Harlingen apartment where a man is reportedly barricaded himself with a weapon. The crime scene is...

End of the line: Luby’s plans to liquidate assets, likely close

HARLINGEN — Attempts to salvage the iconic Luby’s restaurants founded in Texas in 1947 have apparently been abandoned, and it appears the chain will...

Massive Spectrum outage covers much of country

HARLINGEN — Spectrum internet, television and phone service continued to suffer major outages across the country Tuesday, including much of Texas. Locally, Spectrum’s television, internet...

More chance of rain, thunderstorms this afternoon

The National Weather Service says a A lingering upper level low pressure trough and plenty of moisture in place will provide the Mid and Lower...

Tuesday Morning shutting down stores in Harlingen, McAllen

HARLINGEN — Discount home retailer Tuesday Morning is closing its stores at the Dixieland Corners shopping center in Harlingen and at the McAllen Pavilion. Two...

Fashion on the Road: Local boutique makes home visits

There’s a better option now to shopping for an outfit – and it comes on wheels. Quelle Boutique owner Kelly Sanchez, along with her daughter Ellie, is bringing clothes to customers in their new “mobile boutique”. In a way to adapt to the new normal, Sanchez thought of a way to take clothes to customers without putting them and other clients in danger. Read the full story at themonitor.com

$500,000 bond for man charged in double fatality

A Harlingen man is accused of being drunk when he slammed his truck into an SUV and killed two women Monday night, police said. The accident happened at 11 p.m. Monday, June 13, at the intersection of Tyler Avenue and Eye Street. Read the full story at themonitor.com

Police: Nephew charged with murder in death of attorney Ernesto Gonzales

Harlingen Police say they arrested a nephew of missing attorney Ernesto Gonzales and charged him with murder. During a news conference, police said on Tuesday they executed a search warrant on property owned by Salomon Campos Jr., on Kansas City Road in La Feria. During their search investigators say they found human remains that have since been positively identified with dental records as those of Gonzales. Read the full story at themonitor.com

Teller shot during Harlingen bank robbery; suspect in custody

Police say a bank robber who fled on a bicycle is in custody accused of shooting a bank teller Friday morning. Harlingen Police say the armed gunman, who was wearing a mask, entered Texas Regional Bank at 2019 S. Business 77 at 9:45 a.m. They say he showed a gun and then shot a teller. Read the full story at themonitor.com

Human remains found are suspected to be of missing Harlingen attorney

Police are investigating to determine whether human remains found in La Feria are those of missing Harlingen attorney Ernesto Gonzales. The Harlingen Police Department posted a press release on Wednesday regarding a search warrant received Tuesday by the Harlingen Police Major Crimes Unit and Texas Rangers for a property along Kansas City Road in La Feria. Read the full story at themonitor.com