Tag: Robbery

U.S. Marshals Arrest Back-To-Back Robbery Suspect

McAllen police say the man behind back-to-back robberies in a little over a 24-hour period is now under arrest. 27-year-old Luis Humberto Olivo was arrested yesterday by U.S. marshals in connection to three armed robberies throughout the city. Authorities say he will be formally charged this week. The first took place on the 28-hundred block of west highway 83 on Friday at an Aziz convenience store. On Saturday, two armed robberies were reported within 10 minutes of each other. An undisclosed amount of money was taken, and no one was injured in any of these...

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Back-To-Back McAllen Robbery Suspect At Large

McAllen police say one man is behind back-to-back robberies in a little over a 24-hour period. Authorities are looking for 27-year-old Luis Humberto Olivo. They say he is behind three armed robberies throughout the city. The first took place on the 28-hundred block of west highway 83 on Friday at an Aziz convenience store. On Saturday, two armed robberies were reported within 10 minutes of each other. An undisclosed amount of money was taken, and no one was injured in any of these incidents. Anyone with information on Olivo’s whereabouts is asked to call crime stoppers at...

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McAllen Police Search For Robbery Vehicles

McAllen police need your help to find three vehicles of interest, in connection to a weekend robbery. Authorities are looking for a white, Cadillac Escalade. A light colored Chevrolet Equinox, as well as a dark Chevrolet Traverse. Police day these vehicles are involved in a robbery at a residence along the 28-hundred block of west Shasta on Sunday at around 9 p.m. The suspects stole and undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene. Anyone with information is asked to call crime stoppers at...

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TJ Maxx Robbery Suspects Charged

A group of robbery suspects that took a 2-year-old along for the ride were caught red-handed and taken to an Edinburg municipal court to face charges Tuesday. And two of the three suspects could also be facing deportation after they finish dealing with the court. 20-year-Old Jiovanny Janne Galvan, 48-year-old Laura Martinez, and 22-year-old Jose Mejia were arraigned by Judge Terry Palacios. This after Galvan and Martinez were caught shop-lifting by a security officer yesterday at the TJ Maxx department store, located on the corner of Expressway 281 and Trenton Road. A cop arrived at the scene and noticed...

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Edinburg Robbery Victim Doesn’t Cooperate With Suspects

It takes a bold suspect to attempt an armed robbery in broad daylight, and that’s what happened in the city of Edinburg. But this time the victim wasn’t as cooperative as they would have liked, and officials say this type of incident is not common in the city. An armed robbery Monday, just before 12 p.m.,has put an Edinburg neighborhood on alert. According to investigators, a 22-year-old male driving a Ford Ranger truck was allegedly held up by 21-year-old Andrew Villarreal at the intersection of 16th St. and Schunior Rd. with a handgun demanding money. “Also as part of...

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