Tag: pursuit

Driver Arrested In Pursuit

In Mission, a chase ended with a man under arrest. Arturo Rivera charges of evading arrest and driving while intoxicated and issued a total $40,000 bond. This also happened last night along inspiration road in the Bentsen Palm area. Authorities say officers’ attempted to stop Rivera after spotting an open container in his vehicle, when he took off. The pursuit ended at the intersection of 3 mi. and Inspiration Road. Rivera was placed under arrest shortly...

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2-Year-Old Found Inside Mission Vehicle Pursuit

A petty theft escalated into a chase, with the suspects allegedly taking a 2-year-old child along for the ride. A FOX2 viewer sent these images into our newsroom. Authorities say it began at a TJ Maxx in Mission at around 2 p.m. when the pursuit began, ending on Dicker and Cage shortly after. It was then, when investigators say they not only found stolen items, but a young child inside. The male and two women were placed under arrest. Their identities will be released after being formally...

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Manhunt Under Way For Pharr Pursuit Suspect

A manhunt is under way for the driver that led authorities on a pursuit in Hidalgo County this morning. The chase ended when the suspect crashed into another vehicle at the intersection of Cage Blvd. and Moore Drive, less than a block from the Pharr police department. There has been reportedly been an arrest in connection with this pursuit but no other information has been released. There were also no reports of serious...

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DPS Fatal Pursuit Suspect To Be Tried As Adult

The alleged teenage driver behind a fatal pursuit with DPS troopers is growing up in the eyes of the court. The minor will now be tried as an adult in connection to the chase that happened just over a year ago. Hidalgo county officials tell Fox 2 a judge ruled he will be tried as an adult today. The teen was given a 75-thousand dollar bond and charged with evading with a vehicle and theft. We’re told trial proceeding will start from the beginning for the now-adult defendant. Prosecutors say the teen was the driver of a pickup truck carrying nine...

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