Tag: runaway

North Texas Man Arrested for Harboring Valley Runaway Teen

HIDALGO CO. (KFXV) — A north Texas man is arrested for harboring a valley teenager. A local mother reported her daughter as a runaway in February. Police discovered a man from Lewisville — identified as Mayurbhai Vaghasiya had communicated with the 17-year-old and allegedly provided travel expenses and resources so the teen could stay at a hotel in Plano. He allegedly sexually assaulted the 16-years-old when he traveled down to Edinburg several times to meet with her. Vaghasiya was arraigned on three counts of Sexual Assault of a child, plus enticing a child, and harboring a runaway. He also received a...

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15-Year-Old Teen’s Body Found in Rural McAllen

Edinburg (KFXV) — The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the death of a teenage girl. The body was found in the brush on the side of a road. A family friend initially called our newsroom to report her missing, and today, we confirmed through them that she had been missing for at least a day and a half. The victim has been identified as 15-year-old Kassandra Ramirez. Kassandra had been reported as a runaway last Wednesday to the San Juan Police Department…The teenager’s body was found near the intersection of North Rooth Road and West Schunior Street in...

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Precinct 4 Constables Arrest Man With Runaway Minor

Hidalgo County (KFXV) — Constables with Precinct 4 arrested two individuals after a pursuit yesterday that involved various agencies. Today, according to authorities, the driver of the truck involved in the pursuit that ended near Miller Road and Highway 281 harbored a minor in the vehicle. Police identified the minor as a runaway from Florida. Today the driver received charges for evading...

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