Tag: Aggravated Robbery

Two Teens Receive Attempted Murder Charges

EDINBURG (KFXV) — Two 17-year-old suspects are charged with criminal attempted murder in connection to an aggravated assault home invasion in rural Edinburg. Authorities tell us the two suspects were arrested last week in connection to another aggravated robbery in Donna. 17-year-olds, Matthew Vargas and Oswel Rios were charged with criminal attempted murder. According to the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office, Vargas and Rios broke into a home near the 4000 block of Mon Mack Rd two weeks ago. During the investigation, authorities discovered that four suspects were involved in the aggravated robbery home invasion– Vargas and Rios, along with...

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Four Donna Teens Face Aggravated Robbery Charges

Hidalgo County (KFXV) – Four teens face charges in connection to an aggravated robbery. Four teens are facing hundreds of thousands of dollars in bonds after committing a home invasion early Monday morning. Matthew Vargas, Cervando Calderon, Jesus Munoz, Oswald Rios, All 17-years-old as well as 18-year-old Eric Ramos broke into home on Catherine Street in North Donna. Police say their goal was to steal drugs from 18-year-old Alex Salas. But never imagined the aggravated robbery would go wrong. Oswald Rios was shot in the torso and remains in critical condition. “McAllen Police Interviewed the individual who transported the...

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Woman Sought for Aggravated Robbery Arrested

Edinburg (KFXV) — The woman Edinburg police were searching for after participating in an aggravated robbery this weekend has been apprehended, and faced charges this afternoon. Authorities arrested 28-year-old and Harlingen resident, Jennifer Urbina Espinal, for her involvement in the robbery of a TJ Maxx in Edinburg that left one security guard allegedly stabbed with a knife. Her accomplice, Miguel Abel Gonzalez stabbed the guard during the incident and later, was detained by law...

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Second Suspect Caught in Aggravated Robbery

Hidalgo County (KFXV) — A man, Hidalgo County Sheriff’s deputies were after since Monday, has been arrested. We first reported on an aggravated robbery out of a rural part of Donna where two masked suspected entered a residence, one carrying an aluminum bat, and allegedly stole three hundred dollars, and a cell phone. Authorities identified 20-year-old Israel Mendez and 19-year-old, Dario Montoya as the suspects. After implicating himself, law enforcement arrested Montoya. Investigators executed a warrant and arrested Mendez today. Mendez received a first degree felony charge for aggravated robbery and issued a 200 thousand dollar...

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Aggravated Robbery While ‘Buying Diapers’

Hidalgo County (KFXV) — Hidalgo County Sheriff’s investigators have arrested a man suspected of an aggravated robbery. He’s identified as Edgar Gonzalez Vasquez; accused of pulling out a gun on a man and taking an undisclosed amount of cash from him. The victim reported Vasquez came to his home on the 1500 block of Colima Drive in the city of Donna– asked if he wanted to buy diapers and stole money from him. The victim did not suffer any injuries. The 33 year old suspect is charged with aggravated robbery and a judge handed down a 500,000 dollar...

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