Author: The Valley's Fox News

Woman behind bars for alleged intentional hit-and-run

WESLACO (KFXV) — A woman is behind bars tonight after a hit-and-run investigation that authorities believe was intentional. While one woman remains hospitalized tonight, her alleged attacker is behind bars on aggravated assault charges. Twenty-one-year-old, Mariah Nicole Garcia is facing one count of aggravated assault with serious bodily injury after she struck a 25-year-old woman with her vehicle. According to investigators from the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s office, Garcia committed the crime intentionally on Wednesday early in the morning before fleeing the scene in rural Weslaco. A witness called in to report the incident. The victim received surgery for her...

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Search is on for three car burglars in Mission

MISSION (KFXV) — Authorities are searching for three subjects accused of burglarizing several cars. According to police, the thefts occurred south of Shary Rd. Surveillance cameras caught the moment the alleged thieves broke into the vehicles. They then returned to the same area to burglarize unlocked cars. You can report any tips to the Mission Crime Stoppers tip...

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Wanted for Felony theft in Brownsville

BROWNSVILLE (KFXV) — Police are asking for the public’s help locating a man wanted for theft. According to a statement released by investigators, the Brownsville Police Department has been searching for 43-year-old, Primitivo Munoz since March of this year. He’s wanted for a felony charge. You’re asked to contact Brownsville Crime Stoppers with any information that can help find...

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Federal funds are being requested to aid Border Patrol Rescues

RGV (KFXV) — Tonight federal funds are being requested for counties in our area. Authorities rescue immigrants, and recover as well as identify immigrant bodies, but don’t receive enough resources to do so leaving our border vulnerable. Rescue after rescue is what border patrol constantly reports. Just this week 3 immigrant bodies were rescued in less than a 2 hour time period. These rescues took place in Falfurrias, a city part of Brooks County. A county that like many others. Vicente Gonzalez tells Fox News how these counties do not receive federal funding since they are not directly on...

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Texas legislators discuss how SB4 will impact the Valley

BROWNSVILLE (KFXV) — After new laws were approved during the last legislative session in Texas, many people are living in uncertainty. Today Texas legislators discussed how this will impact on our communities. Representatives like Eddie Lucio III among others, were present with several valley leaders to discuss topics that will impact residents of the Rio Grande Valley. One of those was SB4, which allows for law enforcement officers to ask for a person’s immigration status. Lucio added that soon, one city in the Rio Grande Valley will be joining the lawsuit against SB4 that claims the law is unconstitutional....

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