Author: Jasmine Rico

PSJA Students and Teachers Tear Gassed

Today authorities confirm that several students and teachers in PSJA were exposed to tear gas from a nearby police training. San Juan Police carried out a training using this gas, in a field near the agricultural department. San Juan Police Chief, explains that they did not see people close by before performing their training practice.  Two students received medical attention.  No serious injuries were...

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Mysterious Social Media Figure Gordiloca’s Source Revealed

Yesterday Laredo police arresting Priscilla Villarreal Trevino after turning herself in. The local social media figure who goes by “Gordiloca” is accused of misusing official information. Today, Laredo police released a statement confirming that Officer Barbara J. Goodman- a 19-year veteran patrol officer is on administrative reassignment pending the outcome of internal and criminal investigations which are ongoing in relation to the misuse of information. We will keep you informed as the story...

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104 Gambling Machines Confiscated and 2 Arrested

Thousands of dollars, hundreds of gambling machines confiscated and two arrests made at an illegal gaming establishment in McAllen. According to information provided by Hidalgo County Sherrif’s Office authorities, 70 people were inside a makeshift casino during the operation. In total, 104 machines and more than 6,000 dollars in cash were seized. These types of illegal operations do not contribute to taxes, are not regulated to protect the consumer and could be financing other criminal operations. The fire marshall also found that the number of people in attendance exceeded fire code. Officials say two people face charges but their identities...

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Donna ISD Superintendent on Administrative Leave

The superintendent of Donna ISD is now on administrative leave. The district’s board of directors, voted 4 to 3 in favor of Fernando Castillo leaving his post on Friday. The decision was agreed upon during a closed-door meeting on Tuesday afternoon. The directors have not yet disclosed the reason for taking this action. Fernando Castillo became the district’s superintendent after the resignation of the previous superintendent, Jesus Reyna in August of...

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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 suspect known as Juan Armando Mendez Jr. disobeyed the orders of the authorities, and attempted to run them over hitting 2 unmarked police units prompting them to fire their weapon. This prompted a nearby high school to proceed with lockdown procedures, a neighbor who...

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