Sweetwater Police Department
A former Sweetwater detective is on the other side of the law after being arrested on a fraud charge.
Aflonso Hidalgo’s family reported the 59-year-old missing around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.
As the FBI continues to dig deeper into Sweetwater and its Police Department, the City Commission spent part of Monday night considering the fate of one former police employee in particular.
Manny Maroño, the suspended mayor of Sweetwater, helped his friend and former business partner secure a spot as one of the preferred towing companies in Doral, a letter obtained by CBS4 and El Nuevo Herald confirms.
The death warrant has been signed for a former Sweetwater Police officer convicted of nine murders.
He’s the one you want on a case when someone in missing, but now police are asking for the public’s help in finding Gunner the K9 bloodhound who vanished from his home.
The latest addition to the City of Sweetwater’s police department doesn’t carry a gun or a night stick, but if a child is reported missing he’s the one you want on the case.
A day after a chaotic scene played out at the Dolphin Mall leaving one officer hospitalized and two people jailed, police confirmed the identities of the couple arrested on numerous charges including fraudulent use of a credit card.