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Off-Duty Palmview Police Officer Allegedly Assaults Girlfriend

Palmview (KFXV) — An off duty police officer is arrested and accused of assaulting and threatening his girlfriend with a pistol. The victim telling a 911 operator– Edward Oscar Aleman Cervantes grabbed her by the hair and pushed her into a wall then later barged into a bathroom she was in, “racked” his handgun and pointed at her, then threw the gun at her and told her to kill herself. Officers on scene said Cervantes seemed intoxicated at the time of the arrest on Sunday around 3:45 in the morning. He was not on duty at the time.  Cervantes is charged...

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Viral Video Shows Racist Assault at SPI

South Padre Island (KFXV) — Insults, one after the another, is what a family says they received after confronting a man, who they say, was harassing two women at the beach. The family of Arab decent captured the moments where Downing kept making comments like “Trump is my president.” Tonight authorities say its incidents like these that sadden them while attempting to create a safe environment for residents and people who visit the island. We walked down the beach where this incident occurred. There we found Michael Zamora. Zamora says he and his family visit the island every summer...

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