Tag: Brownsville

Brownsville Man Found Dead In His Own Backyard

In Brownsville, a man is found dead in his own backyard, and police are asking why. 36-year-old, Anthony Esquivel was found on the 100 block of San Diego Street Monday night. Authorities found evidence of an injury to his ear but there were no other visible signs of injury. An autopsy has been ordered and the case is being handled as a murder. We’ll continue to follow this case and report details as they are...

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Brownsville Police Searching for Person of Interest in Assault

In Brownsville, police detectives are looking for the identity of this individual. He is a person of interest in an open investigation of a possible assault. Anyone with information to the identity of this subject is asked to contact the Brownsville Crime Stoppers at (956) 546-8477. Remember all calls remain anonymous and a tip leading to an arrest could qualify you for a cash...

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Brownsville Police Searching for Man Connected to Homicide

Detectives in Brownsville searching for a man connected to a homicide that happened last week. Police are looking for 47-year-old Antonio Cruz Lopez Gracia who police say, stabbed a woman in the head. The victim was hospitalized, however died, due to her injuries. Authorities say the individual is a Mexican National and was last seen driving a 2000 Dodge Durango Van with license plates FMJ 2590. Call Brownsville crime stoppers with...

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Brownsville Fire Chief Steps Down

As of today Carlos Elizondo is no longer the fire chief for the Brownsville Fire Department. This after accusations against Elizondo surfaced last month. As we told our viewers earlier this week-, Brownsville Fire Chief Carlos Elizondo has had certain accusations against him including mishandling of funds and firing employees without cause. Elizondo is being replaced by Jarett Sheldon who will become the interim chief for the Brownsville Fire Department. On August 14th, a police report was filed against him by Jorge Lerma. Lerma is the current President of the Brownsville Fire Fighters Association. Elizondo was the previous president...

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Brownsville Authorities working towards preventing flooding

With the recent effects of hurricane Harvey and now hurricane Irma on its way to the country residents of Brownsville are worried that the streets are not prepared to receive a natural phenomenon like a hurricane. They say that even with a little rain, the streets already flood rapidly. Residents of the area around southmost and 30th street se their neighborhoods would be greatly affected if any type of storm would occur. Authorities are currently working on creating preventive measures throughout all the areas that accumulate water when it rains, specifically on Southmost street, where various people have expressed...

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