The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Department is asking for your help in tracking down a suspect in an aggravated robbery. It happened early Wednesday morning. Investigators say five men forced their way into a home near mission and stole several items. The home owner and his family hid in a closet, but managed to get a…
A high speed chase that started in Pharr ended with a crash in McAllen. Police say they were trying to pull over a vehicle that had been reported stolen when the driver sped off. The chase went through San Juan. That's where San Juan Police Joined The Chase.
A man arrested in connection with a murder in Palmview is being held on 1.5 million dollars bond. Twenty nine-year-old Juan Carlos Hernandez Lara turned himself in at the Hidalgo International Bridge on Friday.
School officials at La Villa ISD are taking measures to make sure another incident oes not happen again. Several animals were tortured and wounded when a small group of juveniles broke into an FFA corral.
DPS is investigating a two-vehicle accident in Weslaco that claimed the life of one person. DPS Sergeant Johnny Hernandez said the accident happened about 7 p.m. on the U.S. 83 frontage road east of Victoria Road Friday.
A San Benito resident says city officials are bending the rules so his new neighbor can build a bigger home. Kim Trinkley said the construction could affect his property. He called 5 On Your Side for help.
New intelligence reports indicate the Zetas cartel is expanding while other criminal groups are weakening. “This year Mexico City is likely going to be more aggressive at pursuing los Zetas,” Stratfor Mexico Security Analyst Tristan Reed said.
A 24-year-old man faces attempted capital murder charges for a case kept quiet for more than a month. CHANNEL 5 NEWS received the probable cause statement for Christian Coronado's arrest after making a request this morning.
North Alamo Water Supply Corporation customers are on edge after getting a warning about chemical compounds in their water. Customers received a letter saying the water has high levels of trihalomethanes.
Several volunteer firefighters investigated by police after a series of fires at abandoned buildings in the Rio Hondo area have now reached a plea deal with prosecutors. Six volunteer firefighters ultimately charged by the Cameron County District Attorney’s Office.
McAllen police are not releasing any more details regarding yesterday's kidnapping rescue. They said more details will be released after an arraignment. The men in custody are expected to face the judge for aggravated kidnapping charges sometime today.
Firefighters were called to a law office in Mission after flames broke out Friday. The fire happened at approximately 11 a.m. on Frontage Road near Steward Road. The building houses the law firm of Daniel Garcia.
Mexican state police said they have arrested a Zetas cartel leader and five other people. It happened over the weekend in two separate operations along the border. Security analysts said there will be more arrests in neighboring Mexican state this year.