Tag: Hidalgo County

Man Who Injured Child On The Run

The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office needs your help to locate a man wanted for injury to a child. 27-year-old, Santos Omar Ramirez is described as 5 foot 6 and weighs approximately 160 pounds.  He has brown hair and brown eyes.  His last known address was in Donna, Texas.  If you have any information call Hidalgo County Crime Stoppers at (956) 668-8477. Information leading to his arrest may make you eligible for a cash...

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Hidalgo County Sheriffs are looking for a man accused of aggravated sexual assault of a child

Authorities in Hidalgo County need your help to locate a man wanted for aggravated sexual assault of a child. 34-year-old Isaias Herrera is described as 5 foot 6 and weighs approximately 135 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. His last known address was in the City of Alamo. If you have any information on his whereabouts call Hidalgo County Crime Stoppers at (956) 668-8477. All calls are anonymous. Information leading to his arrest can qualify you for a cash...

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Hidalgo County Sheriff’s searching for two men in connection to a possible robbery

Hidalgo County Authorities responded to a call reporting suspicious activity in North Edinburg Wednesday afternoon. According to authorities, there was a possible robbery at a house located on Monmack Street around 1pm Wednesday. 55-year-old, Ricardo Moreno and 32-year-old, Jose Angel Martinez are wanted in connection to this incident.  Surveillance video capturing the vehicle they left in. If you have any information on this case call Hidalgo County Crime Stoppers at  (956) 668-...

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Patterson Sentenced to Life In Prison

Tonight, the sentence has been handed down. Melissa Patterson is heading to jail for over seven decades for the murder of Martin Knell Senior. Life without parole — that is the automatic sentence for capital murder.  Patterson was found guilty on all charges.  A judge also giving her 75 years and a ten thousand dollar fine for count #2, 4 years and a ten thousand dollar fine for count #3, and 15 years and a ten thousand dollar fine for #4. All charges will run concurrently. Earlier today, Patterson’s mother, Bertha Sean Palacios and other family members took the...

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New audio recordings presented in Melissa Patterson Trial

An investigator in the case went deeper into conversations between Melissa Patterson and a housekeeper, who was there in the final moments of Martin Knell. Patterson told the housekeeper of Comfort House in the recordings to stay outside while Patterson was in the room with Martin Knell moments before his death. Wednesday, the investigator presented audio recordings of a conversation between the two. It was used as evidence against Patterson today in the fourth week of the trial. Christopher Calloway, a Texas Ranger who was investigating the case since 2015, was the one who recorded the audio between the...

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