KRGV CHANNEL 5 NEWS

Good morning. Here’s a quick look at this morning’s headlines.

South Texas ISD’s Mercedes complex was placed on lockdown, after reports of hearing shots fired off campus. Authorities gave the all-clear to lift the lockdown around 3:30 p.m. We have a crew on the scene gathering more details.

South Texas ISD’s Mercedes complex was placed on lockdown, after reports of hearing shots fired off campus. Authorities gave the all-clear to lift the lockdown around 3:30 p.m. We have a crew on the scene gathering more details.

2 School Lockdowns in Edinburg

Authorities are in Edinburg searching for a suspect who got away. Betts and Esparza elementary schools are on lockdown. School district administrators tell us the lockdowns are only a precaution.

UPDATE: The lockdowns have been lifted. Edinburg CISD police arrested one of the suspects. The search continues for a second man, but that search is not close to the campuses.

Lockdown at 2 Edinburg Schools Lifted

Betts Elementary and Esparza Elementary in Edinburg were on lockdown for a short time this morning. It’s a precaution done at the request of Border Patrol. We’re gathering more information on what caused the lockdown.

Brownsville ECHS on Lockdown

Brownsville Early College High School is on lockdown. Authorities are searching for a suspect near the area. We’re working to gather more information.

Chase Leads to School Lockdown

A lockdown was ordered at Gonzalez Elementary (La Joya ISD) as a result of a police chase. We’re told shots were fired during the chase. No injuries have been reported.

Weslaco School in Lockdown

Ybarra Elementary in Weslaco is on lockdown after a chase ended near the school. CHANNEL 5 NEWS has a crew at the scene getting more details.

Man, Woman Arrested After High-Speed Chase

Two people were arrested after a high-speed chase that ended in Edinburg, near Ric Mar Street and U.S. 281. Guerra Elementary was located near the scene. The school was put in lockdown as a result. That lockdown order has since been lifted. We’re working to get more details about what started the chase.

Police at McAllen Middle School

We have a reporter at Brown Middle School in McAllen. Police are on the scene. The school was in lockdown. We’re now seeing parents being allowed to pick up students. We’re still working to learn what caused the lockdown.