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Over $1 million worth of meth and cocaine seized in Brownsville and Kingsville

Border Patrol K-9’s lead agents to seize over $6.1 million worth of methamphetamine and cocaine.  Agents with the help of a K-9 team confiscated slightly more than eight pounds of Meth in Brownsville on Nov 14th.  The nine packages of meth, concealed in liquid foam, are said to be worth over $267,000 were turned over to the Drug Enforcement Administration.  The next day, another K-9, this time in Kingsville, alerted agents to hidden drugs. A trunk held three suitcases containing nearly 185 pounds of cocaine.  The DEA took custody of the vehicle, the United States citizen driver, and 32 bundles...

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Neftaly Nunez sentenced to 60 years in prison for abusing two minors in Brownsville

Neftaly Nuñez has been sentenced to 60 years in prision after he was found guilty of sexually assaulting 2 minors in Brownsville. Nuñez faced a judge Friday and received his sentence. On Thursday, November 16th, the jury in district 357 found Neftaly Nuñez guilty of aggravated sexual assault of a child and indecency with another child. The three major counties in south Texas each have a center families can contact for help. They also offer prevention programs and outreach programs as...

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Brownsville Police raise money to fight against prostate and testicular cancer

November is designated nationally as the month to bring awareness on the fight against prostate and testicular cancer. Brownsville Police have decided to show their support for the cause by letting their beards and mustaches grow to increase awareness on the subject. The department says it’s going one step further by fundraising during the campaign. Any money donated to the Brownsville Police Department will go towards institutions that help men battle against these forms of...

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Brownsville Police kick off Christmas for Kids 2017 Campaign

The Brownsville Police Department kicked off their Christmas for Kids 2017 Campaign this week. Every year the police department works to spread some holiday cheer for children in the community during Christmas. Police ask the public to donate toys at the Wal-Mart located at 2721 Boca Chica boulevard. All toys collected will be given away by Blue Santa at their toy giveaway on December 16th at the Brownsville Police...

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Two men wanted for Aggravated Robbery in Brownsville

Brownsville Police are looking for two men. 19-year-old, Edxion Mata Gonzalez has two arrest warrants after reports that he participated in two aggravated robberies with a gun. Authorities say the firearm used was the same one 22-year-old, Hector Zarate used during a vehicle robbery on the 1200 block of Washington Street Monday. Both men are considered armed and dangerous. If you know where authorities can locate either of them, call Brownsville Crime Stoppers at (956)...

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