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One dead, one seriously injured in crash - The Monitor: Local News

themonitor.com — NORTH OF EDINBURG - One woman is dead and another was airlifted to a local hospital after a SUV crossed into oncoming traffic and collided head-on with a semi-truck, authorities said. The wreck occurred around 9 p.m. along U.S. 281 near Farm-to-Market Road 490, close to the South Texas International Airport.

Former sheriff's deputy laundered $40M in drug money, gets 12 years in prison - The Monitor: Local News

themonitor.com — Maldonado worked as a cash runner for drug traffickers from 2001 until November 2013 - after he was arrested in Victoria County in early 2012, when he was running for Precinct 1 constable - until he was arrested by federal agents, prosecutors said Wednesday. Prosecutors said he transported drug money from Detroit, Chicago, Birmingham, Ala.
Oct 01, 2014

RT @jaredataylor: Former sheriff's deputy laundered $40M in drug money, gets 12 years in prison themonitor.com/news/local/for… #rgv

Oct 01, 2014

MT @jaredataylor: Former Hidalgo County sheriff's deputy laundered ~$40M in drug money, gets 12 years in prison themonitor.com/news/local/for… #rgv

Oct 01, 2014

Former sheriff's deputy laundered $40M in drug money, gets 12 years in prison themonitor.com/news/local/for… #rgv