Tag: crime

McAllen man fires shotgun at his cousin, struggle over samurai sword ensues

A dramatic scene unfolded early Thursday morning at a McAllen apartment complex parking lot which involved a shotgun blast and two cousins struggling over...

State offers San Juan murder suspect 60 years

The Hidalgo County District Attorney's Office extended a plea offering six decades in prison for a 39-year-old San Juan man accused of shooting and...

2 sentenced in fatal smuggling case

This month marks nearly 18 months since a Donna woman died as a result of a car chase and shootout during a botched human...

Peñitas man charged in fatal Dec. 11 crash

The Texas Department of Public Safety says a 23-year-old Peñitas man who was behind the wheel of a fatal Dec. 11 crash had been...

Mission man sentenced in drug scheme case, carjacking

A court sentenced Daniel Herrera-Bear for his role in a drug scheme that involved cocaine and a carjacking, records show. Herrera-Bear pleaded guilty in late...

20 years in prison for corporate exec who lied about terminal prognoses

A corporate executive has been ordered to prison after his conviction related to falsely telling thousands of patients with long-term incurable diseases, such as...

Palmview man charged with attempted murder for shooting last Friday

Police arrested a 30-year-old Palmview man early Wednesday morning on accusations that he shot a 40-year-old man in the leg last Friday. Alonso Matamoros is...

63-year-old woman found dead in Brownsville

Brownsville police on Wednesday continued to investigate the death of a 63-year-old woman found dead at the Waterside Apartments. Police were dispatched to the apartment...

Mission man gets probation in illegal cigarettes case

McALLEN — A court handed down probation for a Mission man in connection with a trafficking case, records show. Jose Francisco Guerra will serve one...

Former sheriff’s office official pleads not guilty to theft indictment

A former Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office official has waived his arraignment and pleaded not guilty to multiple charges of theft. Jose Padilla, 60, had been...