Top we're following breaking news from mcallen... police-- confirming they are investigating a bank robbery that happened earlier today... our carolina cruz... joins us live...with the latest... carolina-- where are you at exactly... dina... we're at nolana dn 6ht here in mcallen... as you can see there's a very active investigation going on right now... we're still gathering information of this scene, but we have confirmed its connected to a bank robbery.
The scene is still active.
Police and investigators have focused their attention on one vehicle in particular.
A blue hyndai elantra.
They swabbed the car for evidence, took fingerprint samples, and also took pictures at the scene.
There was not only ground patrol including multiple police units and a k9 vehicle, but also a chopper surveying the area.
The lot where this car was parked in is an apartment complex off 6th street and marigold avenue in mcallen.
We're unsure how and why the car police have been looking into ended up here and the exact connection in this case.
We're working on gathering more details.
We'll bring you those as soon as they become available.
Ow reporting live in mcallen carolina cruz, channel 5 news at noon.