OTM’s Deported Quicker

WESLACO – NEWSCHANNEL 5 investigates a new Homeland Security tool used to deport illegal immigrants “other than Mexican” more quickly. WESLACO – Every year, thousands of non-Mexicans, commonly referred to as “OTM’s,” sneak across the American border. Even when caught, there is a good chance they’ll go free. That is, until now. Border Patrol agents … Read more

Mother Sentenced to Death for Murdering Her Daughter

Lucio first woman in Cameron County history sentenced to death BROWNSVILLE – For the first time ever, a Cameron County jury has come back with a death sentence for a woman. Thirty-nine-year-old Melissa Lucio was sentenced to death for the murder of her 2-year-old daughter. The toddler was killed in the woman’s home last year. … Read more