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New Details in Olmito Shooting Investigation

New Details in Olmito Shooting Investigation

Cameron County Sheriff’s Office releasing new details over last night’s shooting in Olmito. Authorities are on the lookout for two suspects identified as Jimmy Cervantes and Kevin Gonzalez. They were last seen driving a black Honda Civic. Cervantes and Gonzalez are considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information on their whereabouts can report it at […]

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Authorities Attend Border Intel Conference in Webb County

Authorities Attend Border Intel Conference in Webb County

Today, several law enforcement agencies gathered to attend a border intel conference hosted by the Webb County sheriff’s office. Officials learned different operations and intelligence strategies to identify gang members and other safety measures to keep law enforcement officers up to date. “One of the major gangs that we have here is the Mexican mafia […]

Operation Neighborhood Sweep Showing Results

Operation Neighborhood Sweep Showing Results

The Webb County sheriff’s office unveiled the results of operation neighborhood sweep.  This operation was launched at the beginning of this summer, and up until last week, 17 arrests have been made. “The reason we call it neighborhood sweep is because we are affecting the sale and distribution of narcotics trafficking in our neighborhoods.” Among […]

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Webb County Sheriff Proposes Operation To Secure The Border

Webb County Sheriff Proposes Operation To Secure The Border

The Webb County Sheriff’s Office is offering an alternative to a physical wall. Sheriff Martin Cuellar wants to implement operation “Border S.M.A.R.T.” A type of virtual wall that consists of drones, security cameras and more agents protecting the border.  This morning, Cuellar met with different law enforcement agencies to present this plan. The main station […]

Webb County Sheriff Speaks Out Following Jail Riot

Webb County Sheriff Speaks Out Following Jail Riot

Webb County Sheriff Martin Cuellar says he is preparing to formulate the charges against the 25 inmates involved in Tuesday’s riot. The inmates involved in the incident started a fire and caused about 29 thousand dollars worth of damages at the county jail. Two correctional officers were punched in the face during this altercation. Sheriff […]

Man Wanted For Sexual Assault And Indecency With A Child

Man Wanted For Sexual Assault And Indecency With A Child

The Webb County Sheriff’s Office needs the community’s help locating this week’s most wanted suspect. 36-year-old Raul Alejandro Martinez is wanted for two counts of sexual assault and indecency with a child. Authorities say he also refused to register as a sex offender. Martinez was last seen at the 100 block of Main Street. He has […]

Hidalgo County Bailiff Charged After Courthouse Raid

Hidalgo County Bailiff Charged After Courthouse Raid

Last Friday the FBI raided the Hidalgo County courthouse a second time. This time arresting a bailiff from the sheriff’s department. This morning in a federal court, Oscar De La Cruz was charged with allegedly conspiring to falsify documents, in an attempt to traffic narcotics. Bailiff De La Cruz stood before Judge Scott Hacker as […]

Arrest Made In Brownsville Shooting

Arrest Made In Brownsville Shooting

Today authorities were still at the scene of the incident investigating exactly why feared for their lives. Fox News was able to speak to neighbors about their safety concerns. It was around three-thirty yesterday when police were conducting an auto theft investigation on Autumn Sage Drive. Officers then observed the stolen car at which point the 20-year-old […]

Sheriff’s Dept. Releases Photo of Grandmother Wanted for Murder

Sheriff’s Dept. Releases Photo of Grandmother Wanted for Murder

  A regional alert is out a missing 2-year old girl abducted by her mother, 22 year-old Elizabeth Sandra Morales, and grandmother, 68-year-old grandmother Elizabeth Guerrero. Hidalgo County Sheriff’s say Guerrero hit and killed the father of the 2 year old, 20 year old Gilberto Gaytan, before she sped off. Gaytan was found dead at his […]

Man Wanted For Assault On The Run

Man Wanted For Assault On The Run

HIDALGO CO. (KFXV) — The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office needs the help of all Fox viewers to locate a man wanted for assault. According to investigators , 39-year-old, Juan Pablo Pons is described as 5’7’’, 170 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. His last known address is in Alamo. Call the Hidalgo County Crime […]

Selena’s Brother Wanted by Nueces County Sheriff

Selena’s Brother Wanted by Nueces County Sheriff

NUECES COUNTY (KFXV) — Tejano Star, Selena Quintanilla’s brother – Abraham Quintanilla III – is wanted by the Nueces County Sheriff’s Office. The office published a “10 Most Wanted” list this afternoon that included a photo of him. A Corpus Christi newspaper reports a judge issued a warrant for his arrest after he failed to […]

Man Wanted for Allegedly Assaulting Family

Man Wanted for Allegedly Assaulting Family

HIDALGO CO. (KFXV) — The Hidalgo County sheriff’s office needs your help locating a man wanted for allegedly assaulting a family member. The sheriff’s office released this photo of 30 year old, Luis Miguel Colunga Escobedo. He’s described at five foot, five inches, approximately 200 pounds, with brown hair and eyes. His last known address […]