Tag: kidnapping

Grandmother accused of running over and killing son-in-law surrenders

According to Hidalgo County Sheriffs, this morning, 68 year old, Elizabeth Guerrero and her daughter, Elizabeth Sandra Morales surrendered to authorities after the two were on the run after hitting and killing 20 year old Gilberto Gaytan, both being implicated in Gayton’s death. Preliminary investigation shows Ms. Guerrero fled from the scene after hitting Gaytan with her vehicle. Earlier, her daughter and the now deceased Gaytan argued over the custody of their daughter. Amber Alert was issued to locate the child on Thursday, and by Friday, authorities say the little girl was safely in the custody of Child Protective...

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Brownsville Police searching for a woman accused of kidnapping her own daughter

Brownsville Police are looking for a mother accused of kidnapping her own daughter. Child Protective Services removed the child from the mother due to an arrest. Detectives are looking for 21 year old, Francia Joseline Villegas and her 1 year old daughter, Paris Gomez. Police say Villegas removed a court ordered ankle monitor and was last seen walking towards gateway international bridge. The woman is known to wear eyeglasses. If you know any information on Francia Joseline Villegas and her daughter Paris Gomez, you are asked to call the Brownsville Crime Stoppers at...

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Shots fired at Sanchez Ochoa Park, One Dead

Minutes after 6pm, Laredo police received a call indicating shots fired and a subject with a gun at the Sanchez Ochoa Park located on the 3200 block of Monterrey Avenue. Upon arrival, officers encountered the victim, 53 year old, Reynaldo Flores, laying on the basketball court with a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced dead by medical examiners. The police department receiving another call about an armed robbery at the 100 block of San Bernardo Avenue moments later. The victim stated a man with a gun forced him to stop, entered the vehicle, and ordered the victim to drive...

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Woman Arrested for Filing a False Kidnapping Report

Deputies arrest a woman for filing a false report, claiming she was kidnapped and sexually assaulted. Investigators report 24-year-old, Sandra Elizeth Zavala, told police a man abducted her near Mile 11 and a half North, and FM 493 in rural Donna, and sexually assaulted her while on her way home from a store. Authorities discovered inconsistencies in her story, and she admitted to lying to police because she feared her parents would kick her out if they learned she’d been out with a friend all night. Deputies arrested Zavala, who now faces a charge of filing a false...

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Alleged kidnapping and shooting in Elsa

ELSA (KFXV) — Police in Elsa are investigating an alleged kidnapping and shooting that happened last night, and still searching for the man involved in both. The Elsa Police Department confirmed that a man allegedly had a rifle — presumed to be an airsoft rifle as investigators have been unable to find casings — outside of a store. Witness say he shot the rifle. The same man is also wanted for also kidnapping two people, who managed to get away without injury. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, in his early 30s, last seen wearing khakis and...

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