Five in custody, police search for five others following traffic - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

Five in custody, police search for five others following traffic stop

Posted:
CENTRAL TEXAS -

Immigration Customs and Enforcement officials have five people in custody following a traffic stop on I-35 in Lorena Tuesday morning. Two women and three men are being questioned but the driver and four others are still on the loose.

At 9:24 a.m. a DPS trooper pulled over a Dodge Pickup for what he thought was a routine speeding traffic stop. When the trooper approached the truck it sped off the next exit and ten people fled from the vehicle.

 The massive search involved multiple agencies including DPS, ground and air support from the McLennan County Sheriff's Office and Lorena PD. The massive search was called off but Wilson says it's now up to local police to continue to patrol the surrounding areas.

 Lorena police have gotten several reports about men running through some neighborhoods. Officials don't believe the suspects are dangerous but are telling people to keep their cars and doors locked.

 Law enforcement learned the car was registered in Donna, Texas near the Mexico, Texas boarder. I.C.E also seized the vehicle.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • West community gathers for healing walk through town

    West community gathers for healing walk through town

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:38:52 GMT
    The healing process continues in West and so the community comes together for a healing walk through town.More >>
    The healing process continues in West and so the community comes together for a healing walk through town.More >>
  • LACY LAKEVIEW

    Call center evacuated after gun threat

    Call center evacuated after gun threat

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:11:04 GMT
    A call center was evacuated late Friday afternoon after a threat regarding a man with a gun . Employees at the General Dynamics Information Technology Center, which takes calls for Obamacare, were evacuated. The call center is located at Loop 340 a couple blocks west of Interstate 35.An email sent by supervisors said employees arriving for work were being sent home. Others already inside were locked down, and then later sent home. Police got a tip call that a disgruntled employee, who was mad...More >>
    A call center was evacuated late Friday afternoon after a threat regarding a man with a gun . Employees at the General Dynamics Information Technology Center, which takes calls for Obamacare, were evacuated. The call center is located at Loop 340 a couple blocks west of Interstate 35.An email sent by supervisors said employees arriving for work were being sent home. Others already inside were locked down, and then later sent home. Police got a tip call that a disgruntled employee, who was mad...More >>
  • MCLENNAN COUNTY

    Man identified in deadly rollover accident

    Man identified in deadly rollover accident

    A man has died from a rollover accident that occurred Friday afternoon on I-35.More >>
    A man has died from a rollover accident that occurred Friday afternoon on I-35.More >>
Powered by WorldNow

News Channel 25 KXXV-TV
P.O. Box 2522
Waco, TX 76702

Phone Numbers:
Main: 254-754-2525
Tip Line: 254-757-2525

Links
Contact Us
KXXV Employment Opportunites
FCC Filings
Advertise on KXXV

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KXXV. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.