Border Patrol Agents Stop Narcotics Smuggling at Checkpoint #LAREDO

Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents seized several bundles of marijuana while working checkpoint operations on Interstate Highway 35 Tuesday.   The seizure took place on October 23, just before   The driver and vehicle were then referred to the secondary inspection area, where agents discovered several bundles of suspected narcotics in a toolbox in ...

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Illegal Aliens Arrested Attempting to Circumvent Checkpoint #LAREDO

Border Patrol agents arrested five illegal aliens from a human smuggling attempt at the intersection of Farm to Market (FM) 649 and FM 3073 near Hebbronville, Texas. On October 21, the incident transpired when Border Patrol agents encountered a 2004 Ford Expedition traveling north on FM 649 displaying suspicious behavior associated ...

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Border Patrol Agents Foil Human Smuggling Attempt on US Highway 83 #LAREDO

Border Patrol agents assigned to the Laredo North Station foiled a human smuggling attempt and arrested five illegal aliens on U.S. Highway 83, just west of Encinal, Texas.      The incident transpired on October 21, at approximately   All subjects were transported to the Border Patrol Station for processing. The vehicle was seized by the United States Border Patrol and the illegal aliens were processed accordingly.  ...

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Fatal #Accident US HWY i35

Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is investigating a three vehicle fatal crash that occurred today, October 20, 2018 at approximately 4:45 am on Interstate Highway 35 mile marker 50, approximately 10 miles south of Encinal. Preliminary investigation revealed a 2004 Ford Mustang struck a wild animal on the roadway becoming disabled in the main portion ...

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Surveillance Cameras installed in Elections Vault #WEBBCOUNTY

Everyone will now have 24 hour access to view the vault where the election ballots are stored. The Webb County website will now carry a live feed that will broadcast the activity occurring in the elections vault.  The proliferation and adoption of advance technology allows Webb County to further improve ...

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Tijerina Responds to Canales’ Public Corruption Charge #WEBBCOUNTY

Yesterday we received Jamie Canales’ letter of resignation and a few hours later we discovered he and Jonny Amaya pled guilty to public corruption charges.   Most, if not all, elected positions have a certain level of power. While many candidates focus a lot of time, money, and energy trying to win ...

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Border Patrol Agents Find Four Illegal Aliens Concealed in Toolbox #LAREDO

Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents conducting checkpoint operations on U.S. Highway 83 apprehended four subjects hidden in toolboxes northwest of Laredo, Texas.   Early on October 18, agents at the primary inspection area encountered a 2015 Chevrolet truck with three passengers.  A Border Patrol canine alerted to the possible presence of illegal ...

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