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Person Of Interest: Assault

Brownsville Police Detectives are looking for the identity and or whereabouts of this male subject who is a person of interest in an assault that occurred on 03/12/2019 on the 1500 block of Palm Blvd. Anyone with information to the identity or whereabouts of this subject is asked to contact Brownsville Crime Stoppers at (956)546-TIPS(8477). The information you provide could earn you a cash reward. ALL CALLS REMAIN ANONYMOUS!!!

ARRESTED: Accident Involving Death and Criminal Negligent Homicide

Juan Luis Rodriguez (34) On March 11, 2019 at approximately 10:40 A.M., Officers responded to the 5700 block of Padre Island Highway in reference to a hit and run accident involving a pedal cyclist. Officers arrived on scene and found an unresponsive male subject, identified as Nicholas Garza Torres (79), who was pronounced deceased at the scene. Witnesses advised officers they had seen Torres riding his bicycle on the shoulder lane on Padre Island Highway when a white SUV struck Torres and drove away from the scene. Officers were able to locate the white SUV at a residence nearby where the accident occurred. The driver of the white SUV was identified as Juan Luis Rodriguez (34). He was arre

Person Of Interest: Burglary Of A Motor Vehicle

Brownsville Police Auto Theft Agents are looking for the identity and or whereabouts of this subject. This subject is a person of interest in a burglary of a motor vehicle that was reported on 02/24/2019. Anyone with information to the identity or whereabouts of this subject is asked to contact the Brownsville Crime Stoppers at (956)546-TIPS(8477). The information you provide could earn you a cash reward. ALL CALLS REMAIN ANONYMOUS!!!

ARRESTED: Aggravated Robbery and Possession of a Controlled Substance

Joey Perez (26) On 02/27/2019, Brownsville Police Officers responded to the 1100 block of E. Washington St. in reference to an aggravated robbery. Officers made contact with the victim who advised that the suspect displayed a knife and took the victim’s wallet. After the victim provided a description of the suspect and his last direction of travel, Officers spotted the suspect in the area getting into a taxi. The suspect got off of the taxi in the area of South Frontage Rd. and International Blvd., where Officers and Brownsville Police Detectives continued searching the area for the suspect. The suspect, identified as Joey Perez, was located at the 1900 block of Ringgold St. The victim