Tag: Alamo

Hidalgo County Sheriffs are looking for a man accused of aggravated sexual assault of a child

Authorities in Hidalgo County need your help to locate a man wanted for aggravated sexual assault of a child. 34-year-old Isaias Herrera is described as 5 foot 6 and weighs approximately 135 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. His last known address was in the City of Alamo. If you have any information on his whereabouts call Hidalgo County Crime Stoppers at (956) 668-8477. All calls are anonymous. Information leading to his arrest can qualify you for a cash...

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Strip Club shooting in Alamo Leaves One Dead

  Strip club shooting in Alamo leaves one dead and a family looking for answers. It happened early Sunday morning at Lipstickz on the 22 hundred block of Sioux road.  According to police, that’s when the gunman opened fire hitting 41-year-old Angel Sanchez.  It is unknown what sparked the shooting.  Police are looking Miguel Uvalle, who they believe is a person of interest in this case. If you know of Uvalles whereabouts, you are asked to contact Hidalgo County crime stoppers at 956- 668-8477.  ...

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Alamo adopts an ordinance to prevent people from smoking inside workplaces

ALAMO (KFXV) — Alamo now becomes the 15th city in Hidalgo County to adopt a smoke ordinance. This would prevent people from smoking inside a workplace. If you’ve ever been in a workplace where you inhaled secondhand smoke, then you’ve smoked 36 cigarettes after an 8 hour day. But that is all going to change starting August 11th in Alamo now that a smoke-free ordinance was just passed today. This reason motivated the Tobacco Prevention and Control Coalition to urge Alamo to pass an ordinance against smoking inside any workplace. Currently there are 79 cities in the state of Texas...

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One dead in Tragic Alamo House Fire

ALAMO (KFXV) — We have an update to a story we broke last night of a fire that consumed a home in Alamo. Today, officials confirmed that one person died in the blaze, and identified him as 69-year-old, Juan Solis Rodriguez. The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Department, and fire marshals, along with the Alamo Fire Department, responded to a welfare concern on the 1000 block of Valley Vista Street in a rural portion of Alamo, around eight in the evening. An autopsy has been ordered, and investigators say that preliminary results point to an electrical issue that caused the...

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Alamo Police Officer Arrested for Allegedly Assaulting Family

Alamo (KFXV) — An Alamo police officer awaits a formal arraignment for allegedly assaulting a family member. According to county records, Texas DPS agents arrested 49-year-old Diego Manuel Guerrero, of Alamo, Monday. Today, Alamo Police Chief Arturo Espinoza confirmed Guerrero works for the department, but declined to speak about the arrest. Guerrero remains behind bars at the county jail, awaiting formal...

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