Author: Jasmine Rico

Wong Faces Multiple Charges

In Mission, a man suspected of leading police on a chase faced a judge today. The man identified as Jorge Wong, a 39 year old resident from Palmview faces two charges one for driving while intoxicated and the other for evading arrest. Mission Police Chief Robert Dominguez says Wong has had prior run-ins with the law. Fox 2 has learned Wong has prior DUI charges. He was handed $400,000 bond for the two charges against...

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A Couple Leads Police On A Chase in Edinburg

Two people lead police on a chase in Edinburg. It started with a traffic stop in Pharr. When officials verified the records of the driver, they found that the driver had warrants out for his arrest in Cameron and Hidalgo counties. When trying to stop him, the woman with him intervened and they took off. Police caught up with the vehicle on Sugar and Trenton Rd. in Edinburg where they were finally arrested and now face multiple charges. Witnesses say a helicopter from the Edinburg and Pharr police departments participated in the...

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70 Year-Old Man is Killed in Hit and Run

In Alton, a 70 year old man on a motorcycle is killed after someone in a black Dodge Avenger hits him and runs. It happened Saturday night south of FM 22-21, on Moorefield Road. Authorities say the driver of a black Dodge Avenger fled after ramming into a man on a motorcycle. 70 year old, Carlos Aguilar was taken to Mission Regional Medical Center and died while there. Now police are asking for help from all Fox 2 viewers to find the person responsible for this terrible tragedy. If you have information to help identify the driver, call...

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23 Year Old Dies with Gunshot Wound to the Head

Harlingen authorities are investigating the death of a 23 year-old man. Initially, the report was for a minor traffic accident but when police arrived they discovered Jonathan Edwards Sanchez lying in the street with a gunshot wound to his head. He was transported to a local hospital but was declared dead upon arrival. The incident happened around 2pm on Lincoln Street on...

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A Suspicious Package Delivered to A Church

Brownsville authorities are investigating a suspicious package that arrived at a church. This happened around 11 in the morning in the corner of Juniper and Alton Gloor. According to Brownsville officials, due to the nature of the suspicious package, they had to bring in a special unit to investigate. After examination, the package did not pose a threat. The incident remains under...

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