Tag: Pharr

Grass Fire in San Manuel Spreads

Late breaking tonight.–fire crews from Linn-San Manuel and Edinburg are battling a large grass fire near US 281 and FM 186. Officials say the fire is out of control and are calling for additional aid from surrounding areas. Here you see the location of the fire.  At the moment no other details have been made available. We will keep you informed as the story...

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Man Dies in Fatal Crash

Tonight in Pharr police investigates an investigation into an accident that turned deadly. That incident ended the life left one man over the weekend. A spokesperson for the city reports that 31-year-old,  Michael Paul Damian Elizalde was travelling down Minnesota road at high speeds when he lost the control of his vehicle. He veered off the roadway, crashing into a ditch during the early morning hours of Saturday. Elizalde suffered serious injuries and died at the scene. The crash remains under...

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Shooting in Pharr Leaves One Man Dead and One Hospitalized

Officers found Jonathan Alcala with gunshot wounds. It happened this morning around 1:30AM in the morning. Pharr police responded to a call in the 800th block of W. Coyote Trail. Alcalá had to be transferred to a near hospital where hours later he was declared deceased. Three suspects have been identified responsible for this crime and are under custody. At the moment one of them is hospitalized and will be charged when he’s released. The other individuals will be processed before a judge tomorrow in a Pharr court. If you have any information that can help authorities with this case you...

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Man Pulls Knife At Stripes

A man pulls out a knife at a Stripes convenience store. The aggravated robbery happened on Sunday, November 26th at 1524 E.Nolana \Ave. Pharr police discovered that a man wearing a white and blue windbreaker entered the store, pulled out a knife from his right pant pocket and demanded money from the clerk.  The suspect was able to leave the store with an undetermined amount of cash. He was last seen walking away near the intersection of Nolana and Veterans. Pharr police are asking anyone with information to contact Pharr Crime Stoppers at (956)...

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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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