Tag: San Juan

Troopers Make Cocaine Bust in Palmview

Palmview (KFXV) — According to the Texas DPS, special agents arrested two Mexican men for possession of cocaine in Palmview. Agents say they observed “criminal activity” at a warehouse located on the 100 block of International Boulevard. They found 133 packages of alleged cocaine, weighing 323 pounds — valued at 19 million dollars. 25-year-old Jesus Salvador Gonzalez-Mendoza and 26-year-old, Hernan Halil Mena-Real from Jalisco, Mexico now face federal drug charges and were transported and booked into the San Juan...

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Middle School Teen Takes Gun to School

SAN JUAN (KFXV) — A teenager is in police custody after a weapon was found in his possession. San Juan Police confirmed the 15-year-old is now facing charges for unlawful possession of a firearm as well as a narcotics charge after taking these items into a school. School district officials say it was a classmate who reported having witnessed the eighth-grade student with an unloaded 25 caliber pistol.   After the suspect was removed from the classroom, officials also found him in possession of narcotics. As parents were notified about the incident, this woman, whose 12 and 14-year-old sons...

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19 Tri-City Bombers Charged

TEXAS (KFXV) — 19 members of the Tri-City Bomber gang are facing a slew of charges including the illegal use of firearms that investigators say caused the death of one man. Fox cameras were present as FBI agents along with other officers conducted one of several raids here in the valley in connection to this case, in the city of San Juan. 25 suspects were indicted but only 19 are facing charges that range from theft, money laundering and the illegal use of a firearm and they are all from the...

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Help San Juan Police Find Car Burglar

SAN JUAN (KFXV) —    On March 31, 2017 at about 1:30 pm, a woman reported that her vehicle was burglarized near Pete’s Mobile Home Park at 2911 Cesar Chavez Rd . Surveillance video shows a suspect driving up in a red pickup truck before parking next to the victim’s vehicle. The male suspect, wearing a dark-colored baseball cap and shirt is then seen exiting his truck, opening the victim’s truck and removing property. If you have information that could lead to an arrest call Hidalgo County Crime Stoppers at 956-668-TIPS...

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Police Execute Warrant

San Juan (KFXV) – Officials with the San Juan and Pharr police departments responded to a call at the 4000th block of Jesena street. Our Fox News photojournalist captured the police activity at the scene. According to officials, San Juan police assisted Pharr’s police department to execute a warrant. We have requested additional information about the incident but it has yet to be released. We’ll bring you the latest as it is made...

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