The man involved in a nearly 8 hour standoff with police died from a self inflicted gunshot wound. Officers responded to a domestic disturbance call in the area of Military Road and FM 1427 in Peñitas at around 12:26 PM Friday. The 25 year-old suspect barricaded himself inside of his home. Several law enforcement agencies, […]
Rio grande valley cities implement checkpoints to help enforce shelter at home orders. The city of Penitas will be conducting nightly checks at checkpoints to ensure that residents who are on the street are only out for essential purposes. Police in Edcouch and Palmview also have checkpoints set up all day for their residents.
Penitas, Texas — Authorities continue investigating and fire that was reported a Tuesday night.
Police in Penitas are searching for two suspects in an ongoing investigation. The two people on your screen are wanted in relation to a credit card abuse case. If you recognize the suspects or their whereabouts, you are asked to contact authorities at 956-583-0050, your identity will remain anonymous.
Border Patrol agents in the of city Penitas recovering a body along the Rio Bravo riverbanks. The discovery was made today at around 11 in the morning. It was during a routine inspection that agents located the person and quickly notified the Hidalgo County Sheriff Department. The body has not been identified but authorities believe […]
The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s office is investigating the death of a woman who’s body was found inside a home in Penitas. 30-year-old Adaly Tellez Johnson was found at the home located on the 3 thousand block of Brittney street after sheriffs received a call about the body. No word on how Johnson died, however […]
Penitas (KFXV) A woman has come forward as one of the victims of two women accused of fraud. I spoke to a woman who claims she paid thousands of dollars to Briseno Construction but has yet to see her home. This woman who asked to only be referred to as Mrs. Mendoza said her family […]