Tag: hidalgo

Guajardo Guilty Of Manslaughter Gets 25 Years

In Hidalgo County a man found guilty of manslaughter has finally been sentenced.  Jorge Alberto Guajardo has been handed down a 25-year sentence.He was originally charged with attempted capital murder among other charges but left Hidalgo County courthouse guilty of manslaughter.  He is accused of causing the death of 17-year-old, Javier Olmedo in a shooting in 2015....

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Teacher Says Coach Sexually Harassed Him

We spoke to the school teacher, who says that no disciplinary actions have been taken against the individual, who he claims harassed him on campus. The police report was filed on October 30th. According to the statement, Gilberto Villarreal was slapped on his right buttock by another coach. According to a document provided by Villarreal, school district attorneys found that the slap was not of sexual nature since the coach slaps other coaches in this manner. Villarreal who’s been employed by Hidalgo ISD, for the last 10 years, says he expects disciplinary actions to be taken against the athletics coach. We...

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Nearly $700,000 worth of cocaine seized at Anzalduas International Bridge

Nearly $700 thousand worth of cocaine were seized on four separate incidents at the Anzalduas International Bridge. The first led to the discovery of 10 packages at a street value of over $189 thousand and the arrest of a 36-year-old Mexican male from Monterrey. In the second a 24-year-old male from Alamo was arrested for concealing 5 packages worth over $110 thousand. A 34-year-old male from Reynosa was also arrested for hiding 8 packages worth $153 thousand. In the last, a 30-year-old male from Reynosa was turned over to Homeland Security for attempting to introduce 13 packages of cocaine worth...

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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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Donna Mayoral Candidate suspends campaign after a judge rules against him

Ernesto Lugo, a former Donna ISD Trustee, suspended his campaign for Mayor Tuesday after a judge ruled against him. Lugo filed a lawsuit seeking a temporary restraining order against the City of Donna and the Hidalgo County Elections Administrator Yvonne Ramon after the told Lugo he didn’t live within city limits and couldn’t run for office. According to Ramon, a candidate must live in the city for 6 months in order to be eligible. Judge Bobby Flores of the 139th Court ruled against Lugo. Fox news reached out to Lugos’ campaign manager for an official comment on the case. All...

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