MISSION - Residents of a Mission neighborhood said a series of explosions during a house fire rattled their nerves.
Fire investigators are trying to determine the cause of the blaze. The fire happened in the 600 block of Thornwood Street.
Emergency crews closed Thornwood Street while firefighters doused... more »
HUNTSVILLE - A member of the Tri-City Bombers gang is set for execution Thursday night.
The prison warden at the Walls Unit in Huntsville said the execution warrant for Robert Garza will be valid at 6 p.m. The execution could happen any time after that.
Garza was convicted... more »
WESLACO - Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials said they will run out of the drug used to execute death row inmates. State officials will not say what they will do when that happens.
Texas uses pentobarbital for lethal injections. Executioners will use the last dose Thursday, whey the... more »
EDINBURG - An Edinburg woman will travel to Huntsville to witness the execution of one of the men accused in the murder of her sons.
Robert Garza will be executed Thursday for the 2002 murder of four women in Donna. Prosecutors said he took part in two of the... more »
LIVINGSTON, Texas - The state of Texas is scheduled to execute a man convicted of murdering four women in Donna.
A jury convicted Robert Garza of the 2002 murders. He agreed to talk to CHANNEL 5 NEWS.
Garza claims no purpose is served through his execution. He still... more »
HIDALGO COUNTY - Authorities say landlords must do their part to avoid having their properties turned into stash houses.
Robert Garza said his tenants turned his house at 601 Thornwood in Mission into a stash house. Police and Border Patrol agents found nearly 50 illegal immigrants hiding in the... more »
WESLACO - A Rio Grande Valley gang member sentenced to death lost an appeal today in federal court.
Robert Garza was convicted in the fatal shooting of four women in Donna in 2002.
The ruling by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals moves the 30-year-old a step... more »
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