Tag: Harlingen police

After Fight Escalates, Man Pulls Gun on Step-Son

HARLINGEN (KFXV) — We stay in Harlingen where police arrested a second man, also for threatening someone with a gun. Harlingen police report that officers responded to an aggravated assault on the 2600 block of Wilson Road where a fight between 72-year-old, Richard Paris, and his stepson escalated and became physical. The victim alleges that during the argument, Paris pointed a gun at him, and a struggle ensued. The victim managed to get the gun away, but did receive a cut on his arm. Paris is now under arrest and faces aggravated assault with a deadly...

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Police Seeking Tips to Identify Man Killed by Train

HARLINGEN (KFXV) — Investigators in Harlingen have released a composite photo of the unidentified man that lost his life after a train struck him early in the morning. According to Harlingen police, the train struck the man near the 300 block of north Commerce. The Texas DPS released a computer generated image, hoping the public can help identify him. If you have any information, you’re asked to contact the Harlingen Police Department at their tip...

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Harlingen Man Arrested for Aggravated Assault

Cameron County (KFXV) — We move to Cameron County now where Harlingen police placed one man under arrest for allegedly stabbing a woman. According to the Harlingen Police Department, in the early morning, officers responded to reports of an assault on the 2000 block of East Jackson Avenue. There, they found a woman who’d been stabbed with a “cutting instrument” on her left side of her face, and the victim stated the suspect — identified as 41-year-old, Jose Flores of Harlingen — had fled. A second victim reported Flores punched her as well. During their investigation, police were able...

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Investigation Underway After Train Kills Man

Harlingen (KFXV) — Police investigating a man’s death after getting hit by train. Harlingen police say a man was struck by a train around 3:30 this morning. Officers arrived at the scene near the intersection of Commerce Street and Jefferson Avenue where they found the man’s body lying along the tracks. Authorities have not identified the victim but, believe he’s around 25 to 35 years old. Police say that even if the tracks are easily accessible, no one should be near them. The intersections near the accident were closed for several hours while police investigated the scene and the...

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Harlingen Police Arrest Three For Aggravated Assault

Harlingen (KFXV) — Police investigate an aggravated assault leading to the arrest of three men. We spoke to residents from that neighborhood and tells us what they had to say. Residents from that particular neighborhood say this type of activity is an ongoing concern for their safety. This Harlingen resident says the ongoing suspicious activity near her home worries her – just last week Harlingen police responded to disturbance at the residence on the 500 block of Monroe Avenue. Investigators say a 44-year-old Rio Hondo resident reported that he had been assaulted by three men. The report states the...

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