Tag: SULLIVAN CITY

Border Patrol Arrests Two Sex Offenders

RGV( KFXV) — In Brooks and Hidalgo County, two convicted sex offenders were apprehended within an hour of each other by Border Patrol agents. On Wednesday, agents apprehended a Mexican National near Falfurrias. A record check revealed the subject was and charged in 2007 for aggravated criminal sexual assault. Less than an hour later, Hidalgo County agents arrested a Guatemalan National near Sullivan City. The subject was with aggravated sexual battery in 2012. Both subjects were referred for...

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Apprehension Arises With Executive Orders Implementation

RGV (KFXV) –Some Valley residents are concerned over the new changes to guidelines proposed by the president’s administration that could land them in jail. In Sullivan City, Police Chief Ricardo Ozuna says his department constantly works with other agencies like the Border Patrol, and says it does not affect the security of their community. The concern arose after a set of documents leaked highlighting sections of the president’s executive orders to use local police to enforce federal immigration...

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Judge Quashes Indictment Against Former Police Chief

Sullivan City (KFXV) — A judge quashes an indictment against former police chief and now the door is open to for a possible re-hire. Miguel Martinez faced three charges against him –two charges for abuse of public position and theft. Now the Sullivan Police Department Former Chief could possibly be reinstated as a public servant. Community members spoke to Fox News off-camera with mixed reviews. Some say he deserves a second chance and some saying their trust has been...

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Body Found In Sullivan City

SULLIVAN CITY (KFXV) — A Fox 2 News exclusive: Authorities recover a body from a private property. It happened near the intersection of Cypress and Guadalupe Flores Road this afternoon. Border patrol units were present at the scene. It is believed the body belonged to an immigrant who was in the country illegally. Official sources say by the condition of the body it’s believed it had been there for a couple of days. Fox 2 News spoke to residents in the neighborhood say illegal crossing activity is not uncommon in the...

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Investigations Underway after Body Found in Rio Grande River

Officials recovered a corpse from the Rio Grande River in western Hidalgo County earlier today. It happened near the community of Havana off Military Road around 5:30 pm. Border patrol, SULLIVAN CITY fire department, Palmview police and Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office assisted to the scene. Authorities are working to identify the person. We’ll keep you updated as soon as we learn...

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