3 Alleged Gang Members Arrested Following Investigation
WESLACO – Three alleged gang members are off the streets after being busted by Border Patrol.
The arrest happened over the last few days.
Weslaco agents arrested a Salvadoran national they say was trying to enter the U.S. illegally. Agents said he admitted to being an MS-13 gang member.
The second arrest happened during an alleged smuggling attempt at the Sarita checkpoint. The person, agents say was being smuggled, was a member of the Mexican mafia.
Another alleged MS-13 gang member taken into custody near Los Ebanos.
Philanthropists donate $40 million to UTRGV
Advocacy groups express concerns over Abbott's plan to secure border
Hidalgo County COVID-19 report: June 15, 2021
Harlingen tenant concerned about unfavorable living conditions
Early voting ends Tuesday for Brownsville, Harlingen runoff elections