Tag: MCALLEN

Suspects At Large In McAllen Theft

The investigation started after a victim of theft called 911 around 8 AM to report a stolen vehicle at the 3100 block of Providence St in northwest McAllen. Witnesses claim to have seen the presence of McAllen police assisted by constable and sheriff deputies, who found the stolen 2003 blue Dodge, RAM pickup on a property at the 7000 block of Mi Suerte St. Fire arms are believed to have been seized along with the impounding of at least two other vehicles. Neighbors say four suspects ran from the property in different directions when police arrived. McAllen police say...

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McAllen Ranks #2 in U.S. Job Growth for 2014

The city of McAllen is moving on top, inching close to the top spot for those looking for a paycheck. According to the Mcallen Economic Development Council, the city ranks second in the country for job growth for 2014. Officials say job growth is the foundation to a lucrative city. The MEDC adds that a major contributor are maquiladoras— factories that are in the Mexico border town of Reynosa, Tamaulipas. The non-profit has helped 650 companies on the McAllen-side, create over 160,000...

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600K Drug Bust from Tip

Authorities say a nearly 600-thousand dollar drug bust, and the two arrests that followed, are credited with a tip. Hidalgo County’s high intensity drug task force seized overhttp://www.webokase.fr 12-hundred pounds of marijuana yesterday at a warehouse in McAllen, hidden within a commercial shipment. 26-year-old Francisco Irwin Gallegos Ruiz and 17-year-old Arnoldo Muniz Ruiz were charged with felony marijuana possession this afternoon. According to justice of the peace Rosa Trevino, the duo– who are cousins– don’t have a drug trafficking history on record. “This is the first time they are caught with drugs of course, they said they didn’t know...

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Woman Wanted In Multiple McAllen Vehicle Thefts

McAllen police say multiple vehicle thefts in the area trace back to one person.  They need your help to find her. Authorities are looking for 18-year-old Suzette Castro. They believe she is behind string thefts that took place in October and November. Anyone with information is asked to call crime stoppers at 956-687-tips. You may be eligible for a cash...

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