Tag: suspicious activity

Harlingen Police Arrest Three For Aggravated Assault

Harlingen (KFXV) — Police investigate an aggravated assault leading to the arrest of three men. We spoke to residents from that neighborhood and tells us what they had to say. Residents from that particular neighborhood say this type of activity is an ongoing concern for their safety. This Harlingen resident says the ongoing suspicious activity near her home worries her – just last week Harlingen police responded to disturbance at the residence on the 500 block of Monroe Avenue. Investigators say a 44-year-old Rio Hondo resident reported that he had been assaulted by three men. The report states the...

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19 Cars Broken Into; Harlingen Police Now Urge Vigilence

HARLINGEN (KFXV) — A string of car break-ins in Harlingen has neighbor’s on edge. Police say the doors of every one of those vehicles were unlocked. Police are warning folks tonight to make sure and do the little things to help prevent from falling victim – as criminals are just looking for their next easy target. We spoke to several neighbors in the area – some say they feel safe, others say this is not the first time their car has been broken into. Harlingen police say the investigation of a car break -in at the 2000 block of...

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Assault against border patrol agents on the rise; 179% increase since October

Along the US-Mexico border border patrol agents report assaults on agents have increased dramatically this year. Assault against border patrol agents are on the rise with a 179% increase since October. Risks On the Border increase with heavy human and drug trafficking assaults are now more than ever complicating the jobs of agents attacks including the use of weapons in close quarter combat. “The last couple of weeks we’ve had incidents of rock throwing and of course we’ve had agents with been fired upon from the Mexican side.” – Marlen Castro Those most likely to be targeted are usually...

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3 Arrested in Raid at Sports Complex

Pharr (KFXV) — Police arrested three people during a raid at a home and sports complex, seizing cocaine and cash. Police raided the home on the 4000 block of Yvette Street, over the weekend — taking a man and a woman into custody. A neighbor who wishes to remain anonymous commented that he had seen constant suspicious activity in and out of the home and claims the location sold drugs. Law enforcement then went to the suspect’s business, “Barracuda Sports Complex”, on the 200 block of west Moore road were a third suspects was arrested. It’s unclear if they...

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Border Patrol Agents Attacked

RGV (KFXV) — The National Security Agency reports that just in 2016 alone Border Patrol agents have endured 176 attacks. Just in the last week, 3 aggressions towards officers. One agent, Randy De Leon was recently attacked by assumed drug traffickers with a stone that caused serious injury to his face. De Leon is recovered and continues to carry out its work on the South Texas border. Border Patrol authorities ask you if you see any suspicious activity call 1 (800)...

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