Tag: high speed chase

Man Leads Brownsville Police on High Speed Chase

Brownsville (KFXV) — 24-year old, Martin Lozano is in custody after leading police on a high speed chase.According to officials, Lozano evaded arrest in his vehicle after officers attempted to stop him for a traffic violation. Moments later, police arrested Lozano on 13th and Taft Street– when checking his criminal history, investigators found Cameron County had a warrant on him for failure to appear in court, for possession of marijuana in Medina County in Ohio, and now Lozano faces evading arrest charges. He was given a $25,000 bond–he remains in the Cameron County...

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Teen Arrested by Police after a high-speed ambulance chase

Palestine, Texas — 18 year old Armando Vinaja was being transported by an ambulance service to a local hospital Emergency Room. At some point after Vinaja exited the hospital and stole an ambulance. During the chase officers along with deputies with the Anderson County Sheriff’s Department Observed Vinaja hanging out of the ambulance and driving with one arm. Vinaja eventually hit a curb officers took him into custody soon after. There were no injuries during the...

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Several Arrested After Leading Police on Chase

Edinburg (KFXV) — Another pursuit on Highway 281 close to the city of San Manuel-Linn, just north of Edinburg. A Fox viewer sending these images into our newsroom as she followed the chase. You can see authorities tracking down the driver of the pickup truck, at one point losing control and slamming into a police unit. Hidalgo county authorities along with Homeland Security confirmed they assisted in the chase. However, we are told Border Patrol will be leading the investigation that left several people who were in the pickup truck in the custody of federal...

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Pursuit Leads to Drug Bust in Donna

DONNA (KFXV) — Two men are in police custody this evening, after leading several agencies on a high-speed chase. The pursuit ended near South Avenue and South Hutto Road in Donna — less than a mile away from an elementary school. A spokesperson from the Department of Public Safety tells us, they assisted Border Patrol near the Pharr area. They were following the driver of a gray Honda — who was driving recklessly and into on-coming traffic and forcing people off the road. Officials confirmed the deployment of spikes to stop the vehicle, but they were unsuccessfu. The driver...

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Police Identify Man In High Speed Chase

McAllen (KFXV) — Authorities have confirmed the identity of a man that lead police on high speed chase through several valley cities. 25-year-old, Matias Alejandro Rocha of Roma was arrested minutes after the pursuit ended. It all started in Donna, went through Alamo, San Juan and Pharr and ended at the intersection of McColl and 495. Agents from several different agencies inspected his vehicle and discovered methamphetamines. He faces charges for evading arrest, and possession of a controlled substance. His bond set at $15,000...

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