LAREDO, Texas — On Saturday, July 14, 2018, Border Patrol agents at the Freer, Texas, border crossing checkpoint seized $1.3 million in methamphetamine concealed in the bumper of a vehicle.
SAN ANGELO, Texas — A 19-year-old Texas man faces multiple felony charges after plowing his pickup truck through a Walmart store during a dispute with a female acquaintance — eventually causing an estimated $500,000 in damage, according to police.
STARR COUNTY, Texas — A joint operation which led to the seizure of more than 300 pounds of marijuana in South Texas further led investigators to a suspected stash house where 70 illegal immigrants were apprehended.
AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Andrew Jerome Belmontes, 26, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Belmontes, affiliated with the Texas Chicano Brotherhood …
LAREDO, Texas — On Monday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents discovered 35 illegal immigrants inside a tractor-trailer at a checkpoint north of Laredo, Texas, according to a release from the agency.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – A Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, wanted to murder and sexual assault of a child, was captured in Cancun, Mexico, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
McALLEN, Texas — A Hidalgo County judge was arrested last Friday and charged with bribery concerning programs which receive federal funds, federal officials announced.
AUSTIN, Texas — The search continues for 22-year-old Carlos Mejia who is accused of binding his ex-girlfriend, assaulting, and torturing her — later attacking two witnesses with a machete.
PHARR, Texas — Nearly 800 pounds of marijuana was discovered concealed in a shipment of cucumbers attempting to cross the Texas-Mexico border.
DEL RIO, Texas — U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents apprehended a Mexican National who was previously deported after a 2012 conviction for criminally negligent homicide stemming from an incident in Dallas, Texas.
FALFURRIAS, Texas – A 45-year-old Weslaco, Texas, manis facing 20 years in prison after a guilty plea in connection with a human smuggling death.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — In San Antonio, 47–year-old professional photographer Christopher Alexander Reilly, doing business as Chris Reilly Photography, faces between five and 40 years in federal prison after pleading guilty this afternoon to federal child pornography charges announced United St…
EDINBURG, Texas — The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Air and Marine Operations agents, have interdicted two aviation smuggling attempts in progress in as many weeks, according to a release from the agency.
PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas — The man suspected of shooting and killing a Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) trooper earlier today has been captured, according to Navarro County Emergency Management officials.
EL PASO, Texas — In its latest holiday promotion, the popular politically-uncorrect card game, Cards Against Humanity, has purchased land along the U.S.-Mexico border in an effort to halt President Donald Trump's proposed $21 billion border wall.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — UPDATE [9:24 p.m.] — The child has been located safe in La Grange, Texas, according to the San Antonio Police Department.
BEXAR COUNTY, Texas —The Bexar County Sheriff's Office'sFugitive Apprehension Unit arrest a 37-year-old man wanted in connection with a felony drug case out of New York and seized a number of illegal narcotics and cash.
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas — In a Sunday evening press conference, state officials confirm 26 people have been killed in a church shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, southeast of San Antonio.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — A fight between a woman's boyfriend and ex-boyfriend turned deadly after gunfire erupted at a youth football game on Monday night in San An
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A 51-year-old man was shot after a traffic stop, pursuit, and struggle turned officer-involved shooting Thursday night in Corpus Christi.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — In San Antonio, 61-year-old James Matthew Bradley, Jr., pleaded guilty to federal charges in connection with an undocumented alien smuggling operation that resulted in ten deaths announced United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr., and U.S. Immigration and Customs En…
BEXAR COUNTY, Texas — UPDATE [Oct. 20] — A third arrest has been made in connection with the murder of Barnhardt, according to police. Arrested was 18-year-old Emmanuel Herrera.
CAMERON COUNTY, Texas — A Cameron County Juvenile Justice Department employee was been arrested in connection with a $1.2 million fajita theft scheme.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — A shelter in place has been lifted at Randolph Air Force Base in San Antonio after a reported stolen vehicle being pursued by police smashed through a fence and gained unauthorized entry onto the base.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas — A Harris County man convicted in the death of Corrections Officer Daniel Nagle in 1999 became Texas' sixth execution in 2017, despite last minute attempts by his attorney to halt the execution.
SEGUIN, Texas — The Seguin Police Department and Seguin Fire Marshal's Office is investigating a possible murder-suicide after a note was found outside a burning home where two bodies were recovered earlier today.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — A San Antonio gym owner has been arrested and charged with murder and arson in connection with a fire that caused the death of firefighter Scott Deem and injured two others.
MISSION, Texas – More than 1,000 pounds of marijuana, valued at nearly $1 million, was seized after smugglers crashed their truck into the Rio Grande River late last month.
VICTORIA, Texas – A 43-year-old South Texas woman has been sentenced to prison for posing as a nurse to obtain employment at five healthcare facilities.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — A 39-year-old man was arrested after making threats on social media of an all-out "war" and shooting at San Antonio's North Main Avenue known as "The Strip," just days after mass shooting at Las Vegas strip claimed the lives of 59 people.Police were notified of the threa…
HIDALGO COUNTY, Texas – 25 illegal immigrants were arrested on Monday after a traffic stop led to a stash house in South Texas.
EDINBURG, Texas -- An elderly Santa Rosa man was killed after a tire dislodged and struck his windshield on State Highway 107 near Edinburg.The Texas Department of Public Safety says the tire and rim of a westbound Chevrolet Suburban became dislodged, traveled across the median into oncoming…
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas -- A man, the suspect in an Amber Alert of his 13-year-old niece, was arrested yesterday after leading police on a three-county, high-speed pursuit north of Houston.
BEXAR COUNTY, Texas -- Seven Bexar County Sheriff's Office deputies have been placed on administrative leave, Sheriff Javier Salazar.
STARR COUNTY, Texas -- Three people, an adult and two juveniles, in connection with the disappearance and murder of a South Texas teen.
PORT ARANSAS, Texas — A Corpus Christi stationed Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew assisted five boaters after their 21-foot pleasure craft capsized in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday.
LAREDO, Texas -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents seized more than 1,500 pounds of marijuana, valued at over $1.2 million, earlier this month at a Border Patrol checkpoint on Interstate 35 in South Texas.
HIDALGO COUNTY, Texas — Update 9/29/2017 6:57 p.m. — The results of an autopsy and DNA test confirm the identity of the victim as Leona Johnson, who was beleived to be in her early 20s when she was murdered, and the cause of death was determined to be homicide by stabbing with a sharp object…
RIO GRANDE CITY, Texas -- Border Patrol agents seized more than 1,350 pounds of marijuana, estimated at over $1 million, in South Texas earlier today.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas (U.S. Attorney's Office, Western District of Texas) -- In San Antonio last night, authorities arrested 36-year-old Charles Lee Bethany for possessing with intent to distribute 28 grams or more of cocaine base announced United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr., Federal…
DEL RIO, Texas – A U.S. Border Patrol agent captured an armed carjacking suspect who allegedly stole a Union Pacific utility truck earlier today.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- A reported home invasion in northwest San Antonio turned deadly after one of the alleged suspects opened fire on police.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- Seaworld San Antonio's three-month old orca calf, Kyara, passed away this morning after recently showing signs of pneumonia and being treated at the park's animal hospital.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (U.S. Coast Guard) — A Coast Guard crew and police officers pulled four people from the water 1 mile off Port Isabel Monday morning.
DEL RIO, Texas (U.S. Customs and Border Protection) – A U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations helicopter aircrew rescued two undocumented over the weekend.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) — A tractor-trailer driver was charged Monday with one count of transporting illegal aliens, after 10 aliens died when they were smuggled in his truck on Sunday.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- 38 people were discovered in the back of a tractor-trailer early Sunday morning, eight of which were deceased, according to San Antonio emergency officials.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- An orca calf at SeaWorld San Antonio is showing signs of pneumonia, one of the most common causes of illness or morbidity in whales and dolphins, SeaWorld officials announced earlier today.
HIDALGO, Texas (U.S. Customs and Border Protection) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo International Bridge seized $548,504 worth of alleged methamphetamine.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Federal officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested 123 criminal aliens and immigration violators during a recent eight-day operation in south and central Texas.