Tag: Robbery

Alleged Thief Identified and Arrested

McAllen (KFXV) — McAllen Police have now identified and arrested a man wanted for a robbery. According to investigators, police arrested the suspect, identified as 21-year-old Leyshawn Villanueva of Mercedes — on Tuesday for two counts of aggravated robbery, and one for aggravated assault, with $600,000 in bond. The robbery happened early in the morning on the 2300 block of Lindberg Avenue....

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McAllen Police Release Sketch of Wanted Man

McAllen (KFXV) — Police need your help identifying a man wanted in connection with a robbery. The incident happened on the 2300 block of Lindberg Avenue. With the assistance of the Department of Public Safety, police released this sketch of the suspect. Described as a Hispanic male between 18 and 20 years old, with a slim build and a medium complexion. Witnesses last saw him wearing a dark cap and blue Reebok hooded sweater, with blue jean shorts and white tennis shoes. Contact McAllen Crime Stoppers at (956) 687-8477, if you recognize...

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EXCLUSIVE: Aggravated Robbery at Palmview Taqueria

Palmview (KFXV) — Just into our newsroom, Palmview police are investigating an aggravated robbery at a taqueria located on the frontage road just off Goodwin Rd. Initial reports on police scanners indicate that the incident occurred around 8:15pm this evening, and the suspect fled in a dark vehicle heading West. As of yet, Palmview Police have not release any information regarding this incident, or the description of the suspect. We will bring you updates, as they are made...

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Man Wanted for String of Robberies

McAllen (KFXV) — Police are asking for the help of all FOX viewers to find a man, caught on surveillance cameras, suspected of a string of burglaries. These are pictures of the surveillance video released by police in hopes of identifying and bringing this suspected burglar to justice. Last seen wearing a black hoodie with a chest pocket– the suspect is accused of entering three local business with a hatchet or small axe and taking an undisclosed amount of money. The businesses were located off Trenton, North 23rd and McColl Road. The burglaries happened on May 2nd and May 8th....

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Man Strong Arms His Way Into Cash Register

Mission (KFXV) — The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Department needs the help of all Fox viewers locating a man wanted for robbery of a local convenience store. Surveillance cameras captured the tense scene, police say a male suspect entered, forcefully took money from the register, and fled the store. The incident happened Monday around 10 in the evening near the 7800 block of Shary Road in a rural part of Mission. The suspect is described as having worn a light colored shirt, blue jeans and dark colored baseball cap. If you have any information on this crime, call Hidalgo County...

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