Tag: murder

Fifth arrest in the McAllen murder of a San Antonio man

  McAllen police have made a fifth arrest in connection to the murder of a San Antonio man whose body was found behind a home near the intersection of Main Street and Vine St. Officers arrested 49-year-old, Avero Olivarez Alaniz who is now behind bars for the death of 41-year-old, Nicholas Anthony Bazan. Police responded to a call in the early morning to reports of a deceased man. Upon arrival, officers found Bazan’s body on the ground, with a gunshot wound. Alaniz, along with fourth other alleged co-conspirators, all face a charge of capital murder, and a million dollar...

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Ramirez Trial Continues as Jury Reviews Evidence Found at Scene

  The trial against Taylor Nicole Ramirez continued today, with the jury hearing evidence on content found at the scene.  Ramirez stands accused of driving while intoxicated, and striking motorcyclist, David Salinas last year in Harlingen.  Evidence presented in court today included video from the scene, including Salinas’ helmet, a cell phone and the toxicologist’s report citing Ramirez’s blood alcohol levels.  If found guilty, Ramirez faces up to 20 years in...

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Fifth Person Wanted in Connection to a McAllen Murder

McAllen Police are still searching for a fifth person wanted in relation to the murder of a man this past June. According McAllen police, 49-year-old, Avero Alaniz is wanted for his alleged involvement in the murder of Nicholas Anthony Bazan, originally from San Antonio. Alaniz is described as five foot, seven, 170 pounds, with gray hair and brown eyes. Call McAllen Crime Stoppers with any info that can lead to Alaniz’s...

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Investigation seeks new leads auto repair shop owner’s death

BROWNSVILLE (KFXV) — Five months have passed and there are still no leads in the murder of 50-year-old, Brownsville resident, Jose Guadalupe Martinez. Martinez — owner of an auto and tire repair shop — died after an unidentified gunman shot him in the head, leaving him to die at his business on the 2400 block of Military Highway. His family is still waiting for answers, and are asking the community to call the crime stoppers hotline if you have any information that could lead to the arrest of the person involved in the...

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Court Date Set for Donna Murder

DONNA (KFXV) — A court date has been set for a fatal shooting that took place in Donna. According to court documents, Benito Hernandez stands accused of shooting Pedro Lopez Morales in December of last year near the frontage road. Lopez Morales died at the hospital a few hours later from his wounds. Hernandez later confessed to throwing the gun used in the shooting into a canal in Palmview. Hernandez will go before a judge August...

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