Tag: Webb County

Ten Arrested in Operation Gotcha

In Webb County, at least ten were arrested in a roundup by the Webb County Sheriff Department. Operation Gotcha which started in January 2017 has been capturing fugitives evading authorities. The crimes range from theft, aggravated assault, possession of a controlled substance and failure to pay child support. To date, 139 warrants have been executed as part of this operation led by the sheriff’s warrant division and Swat...

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Laredo Man Behind Bars for Animal Cruelty

Laredo — The Laredo Police Department reporting Eduardo Gallegos was arrested after witnesses saw him kill a puppy by throwing it against a wall and proceeding to toss him in the trash can. It happened on the 1800 block of Mercer Street while he was with three children ages 7 and 6 and a 3 month old baby. Gallegos was charged with animal cruelty to non-livestock animals and remains at the Webb County Jail without...

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