Tag: public intoxication

Mission Man Arrested After Dragging Officer

Mission (KFXV) – Police have arrested one man after he fled dragging an officer who is not recovering from his injuries. According to officials, officers responded to a robbery. Upon arrival police found the suspect identified as 27-year-old Emmanuel Perez of Mission, asleep with a beer in one hand and a knife in the other. While attempting to arrest him, Perez fled dragging the officer. Perez finally came to a stop near Mile 8 and Moorefield road. He’s now charged with assaulting and official, resisting arrest, evading police, and for public...

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Brownsville Civil Rights Case Reversed By Fifth Circuit

BROWNSVILLE (KFXV) — The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in favor of the city of Brownsville, in a case that dates back 11 years. The court of appeals ruled that George Alvarez’s rights were not violated in a 2005 case, after pleading guilty to a third-degree felony. Judgement on the 2005 case has been reversed. Details provided in a lawsuit state that in November 2005, Brownsville police arrested George Alvarez on suspicion of burglary and public intoxication, while in a holding cell, he allegedly got into an altercation with a detective and was charged with assault on...

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