Tag: home invasion

Girlfriend Devises Drug Robbery Targeting Boyfriend

Brownsville (KFXV) — Last week Fox News reported on an arrest for carrying an unlicensed firearm. It turns out the there’s much more to the case than meets the eye. Thursday of last week we reported an arrest of a for an unlicensed weapon but it turns out that was only a small part in a choreographed home invasion all planned by the suspect’s girlfriend. Police received a call from a woman identified as Violeta Torres, last Thursday about a man by the name of Ricardo Gonzalez in Brownsville who had an unlicensed handgun, but once police had him...

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Two Teens Receive Attempted Murder Charges

EDINBURG (KFXV) — Two 17-year-old suspects are charged with criminal attempted murder in connection to an aggravated assault home invasion in rural Edinburg. Authorities tell us the two suspects were arrested last week in connection to another aggravated robbery in Donna. 17-year-olds, Matthew Vargas and Oswel Rios were charged with criminal attempted murder. According to the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office, Vargas and Rios broke into a home near the 4000 block of Mon Mack Rd two weeks ago. During the investigation, authorities discovered that four suspects were involved in the aggravated robbery home invasion– Vargas and Rios, along with...

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Four Donna Teens Face Aggravated Robbery Charges

Hidalgo County (KFXV) – Four teens face charges in connection to an aggravated robbery. Four teens are facing hundreds of thousands of dollars in bonds after committing a home invasion early Monday morning. Matthew Vargas, Cervando Calderon, Jesus Munoz, Oswald Rios, All 17-years-old as well as 18-year-old Eric Ramos broke into home on Catherine Street in North Donna. Police say their goal was to steal drugs from 18-year-old Alex Salas. But never imagined the aggravated robbery would go wrong. Oswald Rios was shot in the torso and remains in critical condition. “McAllen Police Interviewed the individual who transported the...

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Suspect Arrested in Fatal Pharr Home Invasion

Pharr (KFXV) — In Pharr, police arrested one of three suspects sought for their involvement in a home invasion that left a 16-year-old dead, and a 48-year-od man in the hospital. The incident happened at 913 Dreyer Street two weeks ago. The suspect arrested is identified as 24-year-old Ambrosio Guadalupe Rodriguez, who is being held at the Hidalgo County Jail.   If you have any information on this case, contact the Pharr Crime Stoppers at (956)...

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Teen Shot during Home Invasion has died

Pharr (KFXV) – A 16 year old who was shot during a home invasion one week ago has died. Police responded to the 900 block of Dreyer Road to reports of shots being fired on the 13th. Victims told police that a group of armed masked individuals entered their home demanding money and various items from a 46 year old man and 16 year old who were at The Residence at the time. After shooting the victims, the three suspects fled the scene on foot. Police are now asking for the Public’s help in locating them. If you had...

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