Tag: church

Police Search For St. Jude’s Catholic Church Thief

Pharr (KFXV) — Police are searching for the man who robbed St. Jude’s Catholic Church. Police responded to a call at 500 south Ironwood Street. A preliminary investigation revealed that the male subject wearing khaki pants, a checkered shirt and a cap. The suspect pried open a door leading to a storage room. He stole a yellow weed eater and a red gasoline container. The male subject left location in an unknown...

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Police Arrest Four In Church Robbery

MISSION (KFXV) — Police arrest two men and two minors in a church robbery case. Deputies responded to a call from Lucero Del Norte Church located on the 5800 block of Lucero Del Norte Street. Electronics and other property were stolen. Food stored for the needy was thrown everywhere. Police arrested two male juveniles ages 13 and 14 and two men, 17 year old, Angel Reyes Soto and 18 year old, Ernesto Garza. All four were charged with burglary of a building and engaging in organized criminal...

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A Suspicious Package Delivered to A Church

Brownsville authorities are investigating a suspicious package that arrived at a church. This happened around 11 in the morning in the corner of Juniper and Alton Gloor. According to Brownsville officials, due to the nature of the suspicious package, they had to bring in a special unit to investigate. After examination, the package did not pose a threat. The incident remains under...

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John Feit, Former Priest and Murder Suspect, Faces Judge

New information on John Feit, the former priest and prime suspect in the 1960 murder of Irene Garza. Now, the defense is asking for access to the physical evidence documents and the prosecution’s list of witnesses. During the hearing this morning, a motion was granted to visit the scene of the crime, now the church has a deadline of June 15th to respond. If the church approves, the defense will be able to take video and pictures on church grounds. This March a judge placed a million dollar bond on the former priest which Feit’s attorney tried to get...

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