Tag: detained

Fox Exclusive: Valley resident speaks out whose wife was detained during immigration inspection

We spoke to a valley resident who says his wife was detained during an immigration inspection on Friday morning and spent the weekend in federal custody, despite having no criminal history. Jason and his wife were traveling to Corpus Christi for his job. Once at La Sarita checkpoint, the woman– a DACA recipient– was detained for ‘accuracy and verification status’. Sahadi Law Firm, is representing the DACA recipient. They tell me she has a prior ‘brief, casual and innocent absence’ in her records but by no means disqualifies her from having DACA. Jason’s wife spent the weekend in federal...

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Man’s Abuse of 6 Year Old Girl Confirmed

MISSION (KFXV) — Mission police arrest 34-year-old, Sergio Rafael Serra who is accused to sexually assaulting a six-year-old girl Serra, who is originally from El Paso, was detained by the authorities after the mother of the six-year-old child said her child out cried that she had been sexually abused by the man. The police accompanied the minor to a hospital where a sexual abuse test was administered. The results confirmed the child had been violated. Serra is accused of sexual aggression against a minor and remains in the Hidalgo County...

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SPI Police Respond to Auto-Ped; Stabbing; Fall From Balcony

South Padre Island, (KFXV) — Authorities are investigating several incidents that took place last night. One includes a road accident that left at least two people in critical condition. Two women are in police custody tonight in connection to an auto pedestrian accident that left several people injured. The accident happened just after midnight on the 4200 block of Gulf Boulevard. Police say, a group of five people were hit by a driver, who didn’t stop to render aid. All victims are valley residents. The suspect– a 20-year-old woman from Sugarland, Texas — was detained today at approximately one...

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123 Illegal Gambling Machines Seized; 15 Face Charges

McAllen (KFXV) —More than a dozen people are in police custody tonight after officials raided the gaming establishment they were operating, this afternoon. Eight vehicles, 123 gambling machines and cash, drugs and weapons were seized from the premises of the illegally operated business located on Dicker Road and 23rd Streets south of the city of McAllen. 15 establishment employees were also detained. The operation took place at approximately 3 o’clock today, but it took investigators several hours to finish processing the scene. At least five weapons were confirmed to be seized as well as a small amount of cocaine....

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Woman Sought for Aggravated Robbery Arrested

Edinburg (KFXV) — The woman Edinburg police were searching for after participating in an aggravated robbery this weekend has been apprehended, and faced charges this afternoon. Authorities arrested 28-year-old and Harlingen resident, Jennifer Urbina Espinal, for her involvement in the robbery of a TJ Maxx in Edinburg that left one security guard allegedly stabbed with a knife. Her accomplice, Miguel Abel Gonzalez stabbed the guard during the incident and later, was detained by law...

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