Author: Fox News South Texas

Man Dies in House Fire in Port Isabel

It’s the third fire reported over the last 7 days and a man loses his life after his mobile home goes up in flames in Port Isabel. The fire was reported around 3am on Bridge and Railroad Avenues. At this moment, no additional injuries have been reported in this fatal incident.  The authorities are continuing to investigate the reason for the fire. We will keep you informed as soon as they are made available.  ...

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Mission Police pass out meal boxes to families

Mission Police, Firefighters and Crime Stoppers passed out turkeys to residents Tuesday. Over thirty turkeys were given away. Police tell Fox News, this is the time of year to put differences aside and help each other out. City commissioners also delivered boxes with the food. This is the 13th year officials have organized this...

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Over $115,000 worth of cocaine seized at International Gateway Bridge

In Brownsville, Customs Agents report the seizure of $ 115,000 in narcotics at the International Gateway Bridge. The seizure happened Friday when a 54-year-old man from Matamoros was sent for a secondary inspection. There, officials discovered six packages of cocaine hidden inside the vehicle he was in. The drugs were confiscated, the man arrested and handed over to Homeland...

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Nearly $700,000 worth of cocaine seized at Anzalduas International Bridge

Nearly $700 thousand worth of cocaine were seized on four separate incidents at the Anzalduas International Bridge. The first led to the discovery of 10 packages at a street value of over $189 thousand and the arrest of a 36-year-old Mexican male from Monterrey. In the second a 24-year-old male from Alamo was arrested for concealing 5 packages worth over $110 thousand. A 34-year-old male from Reynosa was also arrested for hiding 8 packages worth $153 thousand. In the last, a 30-year-old male from Reynosa was turned over to Homeland Security for attempting to introduce 13 packages of cocaine worth...

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