Tag: Brownsville

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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Home Health Care Nurse Dies Suspiciously

Brownsville (KFXV) – Homicide investigators are trying to determine how a home healthcare nurse died. Police found here body inside a home on the 400 block of Jose Marti Boulevard last night. The women is identified as 69 year old, Hilda Cantelano found dead by her daughter who told police she went to check on here after she didn’t show up for work. An autopsy has been ordered to determine a cause of death. We will continue to follow this story and bring you the latest as it becomes...

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BP Agents Make Two Busts at Gateway Bridge

Brownsville (KFXV) — A drug bust to the tune of over $194,000 at the Gateway International Bridge, Customs agents intercepted two loads of alleged cocaine. In the first seizure, a 19-year-old female, Mexican citizen had two packages hidden inside an SUV. The alleged cocaine has an estimated street value of about $35,000. The second seizure happened when a 28-year-old female, Mexican citizen tried to hide eight packages or almost 21 pounds of cocaine within her vehicle. The estimated street value almost $160,000 The narcotics were seized along with the vehicles, drivers were arrested, and turned over to Homeland...

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Cocaine Found During Traffic Stop in Brownsville

BROWNSVILLE (KFXV) — We stay in Brownsville – as police arrest a man with over 200 grams of cocaine. He’s identified as Oscar Arnoldo Aleman Rodriguez. The 41-year-old was stopped for a traffic violation and officers found 76 grams of cocaine inside his car. Narcotics agents then requested and obtained a warrant to search his home in Harlingen – finding 145 grams of cocaine. Rodriguez is charged with manufacturing and delivering a controlled...

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Reward Raised for Texas Most Wanted Fugitive

BROWNSVILLE (KFXV) — $12,500 dollars — that’s the reward being offered for a man from Brownsville – who’s on the state’s Top 10 Most Wanted list. Identified as 45-year-old Agapito Salinas — authorities tell Fox News he’s a Texas Syndicate Gang member and wanted on a parole violation. Salinas -convicted on several crimes – who also goes by “Pito” has been on the run since April of 2015. He’s five foot, nine inches tall, approximately 185 pounds, with tattoos all over his body including a teardrops near both eyes and a star on his chin. If you have any...

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