Tag: arrested

Man Arrested after Crashing into a Cement Wall while under the Influence of Cocaine

A man was arrested after crashing into a cement wall, the man was allegedly under the influence of cocaine. Andres Hiram Flores was arrested at around 2:30 am this Wednesday morning. Pharr police say that Flores was speeding southbound on a 2005 gray Chrysler on Cage Blvd. The passenger, Justin Lee Blanco, was found on the ground next to the front driver door. Police found nearly a pound of cocaine in the car. Both men survived the accident and admitted ingesting the substance before the...

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Pharr Fast-Food Employee Arrested In Knife Attack

We now have a story behind a knife altercation between two employees at a local fast-food restaurant. 29-year-old Isaac Sada-Vasquez was charged with aggravated assault and issued a $75,000 bond today. He is accused of stabbing a fellow employee– before turning the knife on himself– at the Jack In The Box in Pharr. Police say on Sunday, Vasquez approached the female employee to discuss their relationship when she resisted Vasquez pulled out a knife. A struggle ensued resulting in an injury to her wrist when officers arrived, Vasquez had a self-inflicted wound to his neck. Authorities add the case...

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Son-In-Law Arrested In Laguna Height’s Murder

After a day-long search, authorities have found the man wanted in the beating death of his father-in-law, a son-in-law now facing murder charges. After a warrant for his arrest was issued, U.S. Marshals were able to track Lucio Garcia-Navarro at a local hotel in Brownsville. The suspect is accused of beating his 56-year-old father-in-law to death at his residence on Michigan St. in Laguna Heights. Investigators from Cameron County sheriff’s department say an argument between Jose Antonio Martinez-Perez and his son-in-law could’ve been the root of the homicide that took place early Wednesday morning. Garcia-Navarro has had his brush...

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2 Injured, 1 Arrested In 3-Car Crash In Mission

Authorities are cleaning up a major crash early this evening in the city of Mission with one driver in custody. According to Department of Public Safety Trooper, Maria Hernandez, a three-car crash happened on Moorefield and mi. 7 at around 6:30 p.m. Two drivers were taken to a local hospital, their conditions are unknown. The third driver is in custody for suspicion of a DWI. She is scheduled to be arraigned...

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8 Arrested For $7.3M In Drugs On Music Tour Bus

We now see the suspects allegedly behind a drug bust that rivals some of the biggest in the Valley found in an unlikely spot, a musical group’s tour bus. Eight suspects were placed under arrest, all are from the Rio Grande Valley and were issued a $1M bond each. The men were found aboard the tejano musical group “Zinzzero” tour bus on Sunday. According to Department of Public Safety, over $7.3M worth of cocaine was found at the Falfurrias checkpoint on...

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