Tag: women and children

Local Contractor Discusses Wishes for Proposed Border Wall

Hidalgo County (KFXV) — After one valley company’s plans for the border wall are rejected, plans for President Trump’s campaign promise move forward. Locals speak out as to why it will or won’t work. Bids continue to stream in from companies wanting to construct the border wall. One man from the valley submitted his bid in hopes that his prototype would be used in it’s construction. He tells us his motive for doing so. James Carpenter, the president of Quantum Logistic in Mission, specializes in security and border protection, and while his company was not chosen for the construction...

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Police Searching for Woman in Domestic Abuse Case

RGV( KFXV) — Tonight authorities are looking for a woman accused of continuous violence against her own husband. 40-year-old, Eva Zuniga is now a wanted person after investigator say the victim reported he was continually being assaulted by her. Deputies observed recent injuries on his body from the alleged assaults. A local organization tells FOX NEWS these cases are more common in the valley although many victims choose to keep quiet. The organization women together offers services for men, women and children in abusive relation with a 24 hour hotline...

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ICE Raids Clarified After Trump’s Election

RGV (KFXV) –Throughout his campaign, President-Elect Donald Trump made several promises regarding immigration raising concern among the undocumented community and mass deportations but, one federal agency is making it clear that they are not randomly picking up people off the streets The Department of U.S. Immigration and Customs enforcement stressing the difference between mass deportations and targeted operations, against undocumented immigrants. Earlier this year, reports of mass deportations emerged, as ICE agents launched an operation targeting immigrant women and children who had been ordered to leave the country stirring commotion among pro-immigrant organizations. With President-Elect Donald Trump making promises...

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Border Patrol detain undocumented sex offenders trying to enter the US

Sullivan City (KFXV) – Border patrol arrest to undocumented sexual offenders illegally trying to enter the United States authorities say these types of criminals usually come from groups of many immigrants authorities also believe they represent a threat for women and children traveling with them the past week and border patrol arrested 31 year old Freddy and that’s all I needed from El Salvador and 37 year old Anthony Ortega Rhodes from Guatemala. ÔÇťAnytime we detain people, we take them into a processing center. During the processing, that’s when we find out what type of criminal background that individual...

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Controlled Brush Fire Gets Out Of Control

Edinburg (KFXV) — A controlled brush fire got out of control sending two people to the hospital. The smoke was so bad a young girl and a woman had to be taken to the hospital after suffering asthma attacks. Rueben Gonzalez and his family were forced to leave their home when smoke filled the air. Neighbors say they noticed the smoke coming their way at 7 this morning and it kept some from going to work. Fox 2 cameras were rolling as men, women and children were on the streets for hours unable to go near their homes. Hidalgo...

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