Mcallen police officer recovering after incident in Pharr
A McAllen police officer is out of the hospital and recovering at home.
According to police, officer Jose Garcia was attacked while attempting to serve the warrant on Hector Garza at a southside car wash in Pharr.
As the officers approached Garza allegedly drove off pinning officer Garcia between the suspect’s car and the car wash bay wall.
A second officer fired his gun hitting Garza, who continued to drive away from the scene but was apprehended soon after.
Garza was also hospitalized. His condition unknown at the moment.
The Texas Rangers are assisting in the investigation
Republican lawmaker claims cartel is in charge of U.S.-Mexico border during Valley...
Photographer's Perspective: Working the morning shift
City of Pharr, nonprofit LUPE vaccinate 1,000 farmworkers
Rio Grande Valley to receive more than 56,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine
Brownsville nonprofit gets creative with 'Pumps for Pups' fundraiser