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After 13 Years As a Fugitive, Man Arrested on Murder Charges

Cameron County (KFXV) — A man wanted for murder in Cameron County is behind bars. His arrest came 13 years after the crime. Sheriff Lucio who says investigators received a call from agents in Matamoros who said the suspect Ciro Cantu Muñoz would be crossing an international bridge in Brownsville.. 42-year-old Ciro Muñoz Cantu was arrested and charged for a murder he’s believed to have committed thirteen years ago. According to Sheriff Lucio, the deadly incident took place late March in 2004. The victim, identified as Jesus Hilario Jimenez, was dating the suspect’s ex-wife. The suspect became upset when...

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Woman Arrested After 5 Teens Caught Intoxicated

BROWNSVILLE (KFXV) — Police have one woman behind bars after a teen party involving alcohol. On the 1900 block of Topo Chico Drive, officers found a 15-year-old male who had been drinking, and another teen passed out on a chair covered in vomit. Three others were also drunk. Officers arrested 38-year-old, Claudia Gonzalez for furnishing alcohol to minors and for deadly conduct– or not checking on the welfare of the unconscious juvenile. The teens were released to their parents. One teen was hospitalized. Police remind the public to monitor all parties involving minors during the graduation...

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Ex-Governor of Tamaulipas Arrested

ITALY (KFXV) — Ex-governor of Tamaulipas, Tomas Yarrington is arrested in Italy after being on the run since 2012. According to Mexican government officials the arrest happened in Florence yesterday. Yarrington was wanted for his participation in organized criminal activity. Other media outlets reporting, is under indictment in Brownsville, where authorities allege he laundered millions of dollars in bribe money from Mexico’s Gulf Cartel. The Mexican government says they are expecting to have Yarrington back in Mexico in the coming...

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Man in Drunk Lives Matter shirt charged with drunken driving

NEWVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Police in Pennsylvania say they arrested a man wearing a Drunk Lives Matter shirt for drunken driving. Police say 44-year-old Elwood Gutshall III’s blood-alcohol content was about two and a half times the state’s legal limit for drivers when he was pulled over early on March 19 in Newville. He was wearing a green St. Patrick’s Day shirt with the saying on it. Online court records don’t list an attorney for Gutshall, who faces a preliminary hearing May 26. Nobody answered the phone at his home...

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One Arrested; Three Wanted After Leading Police on Pursuit

MCALLEN (KFXV) — In McAllen authorities are searching for three suspects after leading police on a chase. These exclusive images caught the scene where law enforcement searched for the three individuals early this morning in north McAllen. The Texas DPS and McAllen Police Department took part in the pursuit that ended near the intersection of Lark Avenue and 40th Street. According to officials, police arrested one 17-year-old who is now facing criminal charges for possession of marijuana and evading arrest. Police are still searching for the three suspects who fled, but have not released their descriptions. We will bring...

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