Tag: city of McAllen

Local Leaders Seek Reimbursement for Aiding Immigrants

MCALLEN (KFXV) — Governor Greg Abbott’s visit to the Rio Grande Valley tomorrow, prompting political leaders to ask him about money that the city of mcallen has not yet been reimbursed. This after giving half a million dollars towards immigrant humanitarian aid. The high influx of immigrants crossing the border into the Rio Grande Valley since 2014 has led the city of McAllen to invest more than half a million dollars in immigrant humanitarian aid. But for more than 3 years, the city has yet to receive reimbursement from federal government, something they say is stated under FEMA regulation....

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McAllen Police Busts 19 For Prostitution

McAllen (KFXV) — More than a dozen arrests for prostitution in the city of McAllen. In total, 19 people are arrested and charged with prostitution, ranging in ages from 22 to 76 years old. Fox News has learned McAllen police officers conducted a special operation spanning over 2 days. Two females and one male arrested on February 27th, another 11 males were arrested on February 28th and 5 more on March 1st. All the mug shots you see on your screen were provided by McAllen P.D. after the suspects were booked into jail. They all face prostitution charges and...

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13 Undocumented Immigrants Rescued After Chase in U-Haul

Mcallen (KFXV) — Several immigrants were rescued this afternoon from the back of a moving truck following a pursuit. One man is behind bars tonight, after leading Mission police on a high-speed chase that ended in the city of McAllen. This is what the scene looked like, this afternoon. The driver of a U-haul truck was identified by investigators, as a person of interest in a case opened over the weekend. After identifying the man and attempting to arrest him, the driver led authorities on a pursuit that ended near Jordan Road and 28th Street in McAllen but inside...

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Driver Shot By Police in San Antonio Hospital

Palmview (KFXV) — The driver who was shot during an altercation with authorities in Palmview yesterday is now in a San Antonio hospital in critical condition. These are the dramatic images that Gisselle Amador captures with her cell phone right outside of her property yesterday. She captured as one of the subjects is brought down by police during the incident. Authorities say it began as a chase in the city of McAllen after a 911 call from another driver reported guns were being displayed. The passenger of the vehicle was identified as a 17-year-old minor, who was transported to...

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Man Found Shot Dead in Car

Edinburg (KFXV) — A 24 year old man is found dead inside a vehicle on the 2000 block of Sugar Road . Officials say the man had a gunshot wound to his body, which they believe could’ve caused his death. The victim will not be identified until his family is notified but, investigators did say his last home address is in the city of McAllen. If you have information on this case, you may contact Edinburg Crime Stoppers at...

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