Tag: pursuit

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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Five Detained After Leading Police on Pursuit

Palmview (KFXV) — Five people are detained tonight after evading police in a chase in the city of Palmview. The incident occurred around eleven in the morning near Mile Two and Godwin Road. State troopers attempted to pull over a blue Chevy for speeding when it refused to stop, and police gave chase. The pursuit ended in an orchard when the five individuals, believed to be undocumented immigrants, were arrested. The case remains under...

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Teens Lead Police on Chase

Palmview (KFXV) — Two teens could face charges after started a chase in Palmview. On the scene were Border Patrol and officers from the Department of Public Safety. During the pursuit, the suspect, identified as a 15 year old, crashed into the back of another car near Bentsen Palm Drive and Frontage Road. In the car alongside the teen, was a 19 year old. Both are in police custody at this hour. No injuries were reported in the...

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Police Identify Man In High Speed Chase

McAllen (KFXV) — Authorities have confirmed the identity of a man that lead police on high speed chase through several valley cities. 25-year-old, Matias Alejandro Rocha of Roma was arrested minutes after the pursuit ended. It all started in Donna, went through Alamo, San Juan and Pharr and ended at the intersection of McColl and 495. Agents from several different agencies inspected his vehicle and discovered methamphetamines. He faces charges for evading arrest, and possession of a controlled substance. His bond set at $15,000...

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Police Pursuit Ends In Five Vehicle Pile-Up

Edinburg (KFXV) — A police pursuit ends in a five vehicle accident.. Fox News was first on scene. Two people whre transported to the hospital. The suspect in this case remains on the loose tonight. An Edinburg police unit was one of five vehicles involved in the accident. the impact sending a police officer and one other driver to a nearby hospital. According to authorities it all began when Edinburg police tried stopping a suspect wanted on a felony charge. He refused to stop initiating a police chase. Investigators say minutes later, the suspect crashed into several cars including...

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