Tag: city of Weslaco

Weslaco PD Utilize Social Media to Prevent Crime

Weslaco (KFXV) — Police and residents are taking matters into their own hands fighting crime with technology. Authorities are using this private social network as an additional tool to prevent crime in their neighborhoods.. Thousands of people in communities across the country use ‘Nextdoor’ – the app allows users to share information about neighborhood watch and safety issues, local events, school activities, upcoming garage sales and lost pets. For the weslaco police department, it an additional resource to prevent crime. The police department will be able to post important information, such as crime updates within the city. Each Weslaco...

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City of Weslaco to Auction Surplus Property

The items to be auctioned have been declared Surplus property by the city commission. A complete listing and pictures can be viewed or downloaded from the city of Weslaco’s webpage under ‘Bid Stream’. Inspection and registration starts Friday May 5th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday May 6th from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. The bidding starts Sunday May 6th at 10 a.m. For more information call 956-447-2240 or click...

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EXCLUSIVE: Chase Ends in Bailout

WESLACO (KFXV) — Multiple agencies pursued a truck this afternoon south of the city of Weslaco that led to a bailout. The chase began on FM 88 and ended near a canal on South Milano Road near Mile 7. The suspect then fled on foot. Our cameras caught the exclusive images of constable and Border Patrol officers as they searched the...

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Man Wanted for Robbing a Nursery in Weslaco

Weslaco – Police are asking for the help of all Fox 2 viewers to find a man suspected of theft. He’s caught on surveillance video walking up to Valley Nature Center a local Nursery in the city of Weslaco wearing a hoodie and a hat. Police say after walking up he proceeded to take a wheel barrel, bags of dirt among other things. If you know who this man is you’re asked to call Crimestoppers at...

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Frank Hernandez, Killed in Orlando Massacre, Remembered

Friends of the late, Frank Hernandez who was killed in Sunday’s shooting in Orlando– express to Fox 2 News, how this young man made an impact in their lives and how much he will be missed. This young man from the city of Weslaco, was part of this tragic event, however, many say he’s left a legacy they will always remember. Frank Hernandez is described cheerful, happy, and always having a smile on his face. It’s been seven years, that Frank Hernandez stepped foot into Valley All Stars Cheer and Tumbling in Weslaco and where he met Alessandra Juarez....

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