Tag: DPS

Alamo Police Officer Arrested for Allegedly Assaulting Family

Alamo (KFXV) — An Alamo police officer awaits a formal arraignment for allegedly assaulting a family member. According to county records, Texas DPS agents arrested 49-year-old Diego Manuel Guerrero, of Alamo, Monday. Today, Alamo Police Chief Arturo Espinoza confirmed Guerrero works for the department, but declined to speak about the arrest. Guerrero remains behind bars at the county jail, awaiting formal...

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DPS investigates ATV death in Harlingen

The driver was initially charged with intoxication assault however that changed after the passenger lost his life. 35-year-old Juan Javier Arredondo is behind bars facing an intoxication manslaughter charge. According to the Department of Public Safety, the preliminary investigation shows that an ATV occupied by two people was traveling southbound on Ebony road when the passenger identified as 28-year-old Jacob Israel Flores fell off the vehicle sustaining major injuries. Flores was transported to Valley Baptist Medical Center. Police say Arredondo was then arrested for intoxication assault. The charge was upgraded to intoxication manslaughter after Flores died at the hospital....

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Harlingen ATV Crash Leaves One Dead

Harlingen (KFXV) — Authorities with the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to a fatal crash, early Sunday morning. According to investigators, the incident took place on Ebony road north of FM 508 around 3:30 am on Sunday. Police say – an ATV occupied by two people was traveling southbound on Ebony road. The passenger fell off the ATV and suffered major injuries. The passenger, identified as 28-year-old Jacob Israel Flores, was transported to Valley Baptist Medical Center where he later died. The driver, 35-year-old Juan Javier Arredondo is facing an intoxication manslaughter charge.   UPDATE ON THIS STORY...

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3 Vehicle Accident in Edinburg

Texas DPS officers and the Edinburg fire department responded to a three-vehicle collision in North Edinburg. The incident happened near the intersection of Doolittle Road and FM 2812. Three people were transported to a hospital to treat their injuries. Officials haven’t released any information regarding their condition or the cause of the accident. We’ll continue to bring you updates as they are made...

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EXCLUSIVE: DPS Arrest 2 After Bailout; Searching for 3rd Suspect

Mission (KFXV) — Just into our newsroom, the Texas Department of Public Safety arrested two individual, and is still searching for another in the city of Mission after a chase ends in a bailout. Our photojournalist at the scene has the exclusive images of DPS at the scene as they arrested two individuals (a male and female), and searched the area for a third suspect. Officials with DPS have yet to confirm the information, but the alleged pursuit occurred around 8 this evening and ended near Goodwin Road and 3 Mile Line in West Mission. DPS agents searched the...

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