Tag: DPS

Multi-City High Speed Chase Ends with Two Arrests

Two individuals faced a judge this afternoon after leading authorities on a multi-city vehicle pursuit this weekend. Jake Guerra and Joshua Robert Tamez, both 24 years old, were involved in a high speed chase Saturday, beginning in the city of La Joya, and ending in San Juan after authorities deployed road spikes. Guerra , who was driving the vehicle, faces two charges, evading arrest and possession of a controlled substance, after police found marijuana within the vehicle… His bail is set at 24,000 dollars. Tamez, is facing one charge of possession of a controlled substance… Both suspects will be...

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DPS Traffic Stop leads to $257K Cash Seizure

A DPS traffic stop leads to the seizure of more than $250,000 in cash. On Thursday, a DPS trooper pulled over a Volkswagen-Jetta traveling southbound on U.S. 281 in Brooks County for a traffic violation. The trooper later discovered 11 bundles of U.S. currency totaling $257,300 in a hidden compartment underneath the center console. The driver was arrested and booked in the brooks county jail for money...

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Victim’s Family Seeks Help Following Crash

Today a family is asking for help after a tragic accident that occurred in august that left one of their loved ones critically injured. On August 25th, Juan Manuel Garza was driving home in his Grand Marquis after a long day at work at cleaning company, when he was struck by the driver of a Ford Mustang. A month after the tragic accident, family is beginning to lose hope. “The doctor didn’t give me any hope that he will walk again anytime soon I don’t know what to do now and plus all the bills cut he can’t work...

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Two Vehicle Crash Leaves One Person Dead in Sharyland

A two vehicle crash that left one person dead and several others injured this afternoon in north Sharyland. According to DPS, the deadly crash occurred around 4 pm on Monte Cristo road west of Shary Road in northern Hidalgo County. Our Fox 2 news photojournalist Adalberto Lopez arrived at the scene and was able to get this footage shortly after the crash happened. DPS releasing preliminary information to our Fox 2 News team at the scene. DPS sergeant Johnny Hernandez tells Fox 2 News, a passenger in the ford mustang was killed at the scene. He has been identified...

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Murder Suspect Taken Into Custody For 2013 Deadly Shooting

ALTON – A man wanted in connection to a deadly shooting in Alton almost 8 months ago has been taken into custody. According to DPS, the Mexican national was arrested this afternoon near Blake Street and Los Ebanos in Mission during a human smuggling raid. The suspect is wanted for the murder of José Luis Gonzalez which occurred on November 27, 2013 outside a convenience store parking lot in the city of Alton. We’re told the suspect, whose identity is being withheld pending arraignment, is the sixth arrest in this case. He’s wanted for capital murder and smuggling charges. The arraignment is scheduled for...

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