Tag: holiday

Man Charged For Four Deaths After Accident

Raymondville (KFXV) — The man responsible for the death of four family members after an accident with his 18 wheeler is charged. The fatal accident in happened over the holiday weekend. A tractor trailer struck a family’s vehicle on FM 186, killing four of them. The victims were 34-year-old Luis Cantu, 37-year-old, Elizabeth Murad, 14-year-old Delroy Cantu, and 8-year-old, Luis Cantu Jr. 38 year old, Antonio Quintero-Valdez Jr is charged with four counts of criminal negligent homicide. A judge set Quintero’s bond at...

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Family of Four Displaced After Fire

Laguna Heights (KFXV) — A family of four gathered for the holiday loses their home. It happened on Saturday at around 4:40 in the afternoon, as the family of migrant workers was preparing food in the kitchen the home caught on fire. Port Isabel Fire Department responded to the emergency call and helped prevent any injuries but unfortunately the family’s home was a total loss, including all of their possessions. Officials are still investigating the exact cause of the fire. We’ll keep you updated with all of the details as they are released. The community has helped and continues...

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Caught on Camera: Thieves stealing Christmas decorations

Pharr (KFXV) – Caught on camera; thieves making off with Christmas decorations off someone’s front lawn. Take a look on your screen if you can see in the video to people taking Christmas lights and a second camera caught another subject is carrying an inflatable decoration that was still attached to a wall. This surveillance video provided by the Montes Family has been turned over to the Pharr Police Department who is reviewing images of those responsible. Sergeant JP Rodriguez of the County Sheriff’s Department recommends not confronting thieves because they could be armed. If you have information to...

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Small Business Saturday Shopping

RGV (KFXV) –This Saturday is known as Small Business Saturday where businesses around the Rio Grande Valley invite the public to shop local. According to statistics by “Small Business Loans” more than 27 million dollars were approved for 162 local businesses in the Rio Grande Valley. Making this Saturday’s sales essential to the local economy. If you’re out and about, make sure to visit local businesses near you for your holiday shopping this...

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San Benito Police Enforce Curfew Over Holiday

San Benito (KFXV) — Police are reinforcing a curfew in the fight against juvenile delinquency. Official have implemented the city ordinance where children under the age of 18 are prohibited of being in the streets during the late hours of the night. Authorities recognize that during the holiday season there is a high risk that students engage in more serious crimes such as burglary, and damages to property– that may have serious repercussions with the...

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