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Identity of Two Victims Revealed in Laredo Murder-Suicide

Identity of Two Victims Revealed in Laredo Murder-Suicide

  Laredo police are revealing preliminary findings regarding their investigation. They are classifying Friday’s incident was a murder suicide. It was about 12:40 pm afternoon when police responded to a report of a shooting. At the scene, they found the bodies of a man and a woman. “Upon arrival, officers encountered a male later identified […]

Operation Stone Garden Has Helped Webb County Remain Safe

Operation Stone Garden Has Helped Webb County Remain Safe

Over 4.3 million dollars will be used to improve the security along the border of Webb County. These funds will allow officers to continue working under operation Stone Garden. A program law enforcement agencies say have increased the number of arrests. “In our last operations cycle about 125 additional arrests are attributed to Stone Garden, […]

City of Laredo Looks Forward to Renovating Historical Plaza Theatre

City of Laredo Looks Forward to Renovating Historical Plaza Theatre

City leaders received a status report on the renovations of the Plaza Theatre. Even though it was built in 1946, architects say the building remains in good condition and tells us what we can expect once renovations are complete. “Not only will we be preserving the theater, it will also have other uses, as we […]

Small Businesses Express Loss of Money Due to Medians

Small Businesses Express Loss of Money Due to Medians

The conversation comes after one council member said he’s received concerns from some members of the community. Councilman Rudy Gonzalez says small business owners in the area have expressed they are losing money due to the medians. “They are losing money because a lot of people don’t turn into their favorite location, because they go […]

Laredo Woman Left in Serious Condition After Domestic Abuse Incident

Laredo Woman Left in Serious Condition After Domestic Abuse Incident

The investigation began when the victim’s friend has not heard from her in days. This prompted the friend to go searching for her. The victim was found in serious condition. “Officers met with the female who stated she had called police because her friend was assaulted by her boyfriend, identified as Juan Ramiro Alvarez Mendez, […]

DPS Warns the Community on the Dangers of Speeding

DPS Warns the Community on the Dangers of Speeding

TXDOT is classifying it as a crisis. To date, they are reporting over 3 thousand fatalities. Accidents that representatives say could have been prevented. Authorities continue reporting more fatal accidents. “We saw 1,174 people killed due to speeding. That is shocking, speeding kills. Also 1 out of 4 deaths are due to drunk driving,” said […]

The City of Laredo Plans for Future Water Sources

The City of Laredo Plans for Future Water Sources

City Council member are planning for the future and the possibility that the Rio Grande River won’t be enough to use it as a water source. Studies in having a secondary water source continue as well as the price tag that may come with it. “At least considering purchasing or having arrangement of having water […]

High Speed Chase in Laredo Ends with Three Fatalities

High Speed Chase in Laredo Ends with Three Fatalities

DPS officers are reporting three fatalities as a result of the accident. The accident was reported Saturday at about 11 p.m. by the intersection of US 83 and Lomas Del Sur. “We had a vehicle pursuit with a Nissan SUV. Initially the trooper had stopped it for a traffic violation but the vehicle did not […]

Businesses in Laredo Still Struggling After Reopening of Bridges

Businesses in Laredo Still Struggling After Reopening of Bridges

Just a few days from reopening the ports of entry, businesses in downtown Laredo say they are not reporting a high volume of shoppers. CBP officers previously reported a slow spike in vehicle traffic and a high volume of pedestrians, however, not enough to spike sales. “Well there were some increases in sales but not […]

Vehicle Stolen in Laredo While Left on and Unattended

Vehicle Stolen in Laredo While Left on and Unattended

The alert comes after police investigated a case in where the vehicle was left running. The Laredo Police Department says the victim was at a store, within moments, the vehicle was stolen. “They walked off momentarily, left the keys inside the vehicle and the vehicle on. They were only inside the business for a few […]