Tag: Mercedes

Confusion clouds murder charge in Mercedes

A 36-year-old Weslaco man has been booked into jail on a charge of murder after being arrested by the Mercedes Police Department, but he's...

Mercedes mayoral candidate sues city, officials

One month after a charge of disrupting a public meeting was dropped against him, Mercedes mayoral candidate and community activist Israel Coronado has filed...

 Authorities identify Mercedes man found dead Sunday

Just before midnight Saturday, the wife of Gerardo Gonzalez received a call from her husband as he was making his way home from his...

Mercedes man arraigned on murder, robbery charges

A 22-year-old Mercedes man entered a not guilty plea Wednesday afternoon to a murder charge for the death of an accomplice during a home...

Charge dropped against Mercedes mayoral candidate

The Hidalgo County District Attorney’s Office has dropped charges against community activist and Mercedes mayoral candidate Israel Coronado. District Attorney Ricardo Rodriguez said his office...

Mobile COVID-19 testing to open in Mercedes, Edinburg

U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez, D-McAllen, announced more COVID-19 mobile testing sites in Hidalgo County. According to a news release, testing is scheduled to begin on...