Tag: investigation

Vehicle Crashes into McAllen Business on Pecan

MCALLEN (KFXV) – A driver lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a business in central MCALLEN. The car drove into the pecan tree, a furniture and antiques business, on the corner of Pecan Street and 16th. The driver then collided with another parked car. McAllen fire and police departments responded to the scene and the driver received treatment at a local hospital for injuries. The incident is still under investigation. Accident...

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Home Health Care Worker faces Manslaughter Charges

Brownsville (KFXV) – A man is facing charges after restraining a teen he cared for. On Thursday, officers arrived at the 1400 Janet Lane to a medical emergency. Upon arrival, EMS notified police that a fifteen-year-old, Fernando Moreno who suffered from intellectual development disability had died. Moreno, the victim, who was a client of Serenity home care service at the time of his death was under the care Marcial Troncoso. Troncoso told investigators that he restrained Moreno by getting on top of the teen to try and calm the teen who repeatedly hit himself. Investigators revealed that Troncoso’s actions were...

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CBP seized over $30,000 worth of cocaine from Illinois Woman

According to authorities upon a secondary inspection found two packages containing almost four and a half pounds of cocaine hidden inside a vehicle driven by a 26 year old Illinois woman as she attempted to cross into the United States. In total the narcotics are estimated at $34,000 The drugs vehicle and driver were handed over to Homeland Security for further...

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Arrest Made in Mercedes Blaze That Destroyed 13 Vehicles

MERCEDES (KFXV) — An arrest was made in connection to a fire that broke out in Mercedes destroying 13 vehicles and displacing several residents. A teenager was arrested over the weekend, but the residents affected by this fire have not been able to return home. The fire broke out Friday morning at the Mercedes Court Apartments parking garage located on the 500 block of South Ohio Avenue. It destroyed 13 vehicles and displaced more than 20 people. Residents tell us they will be allowed back in their home once repairs are completed. Hidalgo County Fire Marshals along with the...

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Donna Law Enforcement Investigate ‘Questionable’ Death

DONNA (KFXV) — Authorities are investigating the cause of death of a man which police have said is “questionable”. A call to our newsroom reported the death of a man whose possible “cause of death” is described as a shooting to the head. The Texas Department of Public Safety and Donna’s Police Department closed off the area to perform their investigation. Residents of the area also mentioned that the deceased man is the husband to the Donna Mayor, Irene Muñoz. This information has not been confirmed by the...

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