Tag: Cameron County

Update: Trial against Taylor Nicole Ramirez focused on what caused collision

The trial against Taylor Nicole Ramirez in its third day in a Cameron County courtroom. Ramirez is accused of fatally striking motorcyclist, David Salinas on August 30th of last year. Today, photos of the scene were presented in court, as well as a discussion regarding the velocities traveled by Ramirez, and factors that could have caused the collision that took Salinas’ life. If found guilty, Ramirez could face up to 20 years in...

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Accused Hit-and-Run Driver Heads to Court

Cameron County (KFXV) — A woman in Harlingen presented herself in court today to begin the jury selection process. Twenty-three-year-old Taylor Nicole Ramirez is charged with intoxication manslaughter after she was accused of hitting and killing 29-year-old David Salinas with her vehicle. The incident occurred August of last year near the intersection of Loop 499 and Grimes Street in Harlingen. Ramirez was granted bond on the condition that she install an interlock device in her vehicle to make sure she would not get behind the wheel while drinking...

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Man Leads Brownsville Police on High Speed Chase

Brownsville (KFXV) — 24-year old, Martin Lozano is in custody after leading police on a high speed chase.According to officials, Lozano evaded arrest in his vehicle after officers attempted to stop him for a traffic violation. Moments later, police arrested Lozano on 13th and Taft Street– when checking his criminal history, investigators found Cameron County had a warrant on him for failure to appear in court, for possession of marijuana in Medina County in Ohio, and now Lozano faces evading arrest charges. He was given a $25,000 bond–he remains in the Cameron County...

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Harlingen Man Arrested for Aggravated Assault

Cameron County (KFXV) — We move to Cameron County now where Harlingen police placed one man under arrest for allegedly stabbing a woman. According to the Harlingen Police Department, in the early morning, officers responded to reports of an assault on the 2000 block of East Jackson Avenue. There, they found a woman who’d been stabbed with a “cutting instrument” on her left side of her face, and the victim stated the suspect — identified as 41-year-old, Jose Flores of Harlingen — had fled. A second victim reported Flores punched her as well. During their investigation, police were able...

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Top Ten Texas Fugitive Caught

TEXAS (KFXV) — After two years on the run, authorities put one of Texas’s most wanted fugitives behind bars. Police caught Agapito Salinas, wanted out of Cameron County for parole violation, in Alma, Georgia by the U.S. Marshals office’s Fugitive Task Force. Salinas, is known to be a Texas Syndicate gang member, according to the Texas DPS and has served multiple sentences in...

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