Tag: pursuit

Second Suspect Still On the Loose After Pursuit

Weslaco (KFXV) — One man is in custody of the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office after a hit-and-run and another is on the loose. Police are still searching for a second man involved in a hit-and-run accident with a sheriff’s deputy. The crash happened near the area of Mile 11 and FM 1015 in Weslaco. The two individuals in the pickup truck, then fled the scene and drove to the area of Ruby Drive, three miles from the collision. One of the men tried going into a home– where he had been staying for a couple of days– but tried...

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3 captured after foot pursuit in Palmhurst

Near the city of Palmhurst, three people are now Behind Bars after leading various agencies on the foot pursuit this afternoon. Fox cameras were rolling as Mission police, DPS, Border Patrol, and also Palmhurst police search a brushy area near Lahoma Rd around one this afternoon. Law enforcement used Aerial and canine resources to search for the suspects. According to a DPS official the three individuals were captured, arrested, and handed over to border patrol for...

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More Than 12 Undocumented Immigrants Rescued

McAllen (KFXV) — More than a dozen suspected undocumented immigrants were arrested. Multiple law enforcement agents raided a home in North McAllen, prompting the temporary lock-down of two schools less than a mile away. McAllen police, Hidalgo County Sheriff’s deputies and Border Patrol agents searched the residence at the 3000 block of Loyola Avenue this morning. More than a dozen people were found – both a male and female were taken to a local hospital. A woman who lives nearby says she noticed a suspicious vehicle in the area. She adds she was taken by surprise when she learned...

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Pursuit Leads to Drug Bust in Donna

DONNA (KFXV) — Two men are in police custody this evening, after leading several agencies on a high-speed chase. The pursuit ended near South Avenue and South Hutto Road in Donna — less than a mile away from an elementary school. A spokesperson from the Department of Public Safety tells us, they assisted Border Patrol near the Pharr area. They were following the driver of a gray Honda — who was driving recklessly and into on-coming traffic and forcing people off the road. Officials confirmed the deployment of spikes to stop the vehicle, but they were unsuccessfu. The driver...

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13 Undocumented Immigrants Rescued After Chase in U-Haul

Mcallen (KFXV) — Several immigrants were rescued this afternoon from the back of a moving truck following a pursuit. One man is behind bars tonight, after leading Mission police on a high-speed chase that ended in the city of McAllen. This is what the scene looked like, this afternoon. The driver of a U-haul truck was identified by investigators, as a person of interest in a case opened over the weekend. After identifying the man and attempting to arrest him, the driver led authorities on a pursuit that ended near Jordan Road and 28th Street in McAllen but inside...

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