Tag: tampering

Man Charged In Lovett Street Shooting

EDINBURG (KFXV) — In Edinburg, a discussion sends a man to the hospital and the suspect faces charges. The suspect of shooting a man in the head was formally charged this afternoon. 30-year-old, Jose Alfredo Rios told the judge he did not mean to hurt 24-year-old Oscar Perez before being charged with attempted murder and tampering with evidence. His bond was set at a combined $350,000. According to Edinburg police, officers responded to the 900 block of Lovett Street where they found the victim. Investigators say that’s when Rios allegedly took out a .22 caliber pistol and shot Perez...

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Man Charged With Fraud

San Juan (KFXV) — Hector Espino went before a judge today. Who charged him with theft by deception, insurance fraud and tampering with identification numbers. Piece by piece is how– according to authorities– Hector Espino sold his truck after reporting it as stolen. Investigators say Espino made the report to police only to later make a claim with his insurance company. It was then Espino allegedly took his truck apart attempting to change the VIN number unnoticed. According to the Texas Department of Insurance these type of crimes increase premium costs for insurance companies– costing you, the consumer, an...

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Two Arrested On Marijuana Charges

Weslaco (KFXV) — Two are arrested for possession of marijuana. It happened on the 600 block of South Border Street. These two were stopped for a traffic violation when police arrested them. 28 year old, Joseph Anthony Rodriguez and 29 year old, Matthew James Peterson were both charged for possession. Peterson also charged with tampering with physical evidence. Both are waiting to go before a...

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Brownsville Employee Arrested for Real Estate Fraud

We begin tonight’s newscast in Brownsville where police tell us a city employee was arrested today–for real estate fraud. The suspect is identified as Noe Puga. Puga faces at least thirteen fraud charges and tampering with government documents. This is an active investigation. We we’ll bring you the latest details as soon as we learn...

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