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Karnes City man arrested in connection with shooting, home invasion
KARNES CITY – Residents in the 900 block of North Park Street in Karnes City were awakened by the sounds of gunfire late Tuesday night, Dec. 29. Karnes City Police Chief Eddie Salas said that Ashby...
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two people arrested in Karnes City on felony drug charges
KARNES CITY – Karnes County Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested two people in Karnes City who now face felony drug crime charges. According to information from the Karnes County Sheriff’s Offic...
Dec 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Twenty-five indicted on DWI, burglary, assault charges
Staff report A Karnes County grand jury issued felony indictments on 25 people Sept. 18. Michael Zapata, 46, was indicted on a charge of assault bodily injury-family violence with previous convicti...
Oct 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police need public’s help in solving Head Start burglary
Staff report KARNES CITY – The Karnes City Police Department is seeking the public’s help in solving a recent burglary. On Wednesday, April 15, employees of the Karnes City Head Start located at 10...
Apr 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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FOUR KENEDY YOUTHS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH MURDER
KARNES COUNTY – According to information from Karnes County Sheriff Dwayne Villanueva, four people have been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the death of a 17-year-old Kenedy yo...
Apr 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two adults and two juveniles arrested and charged with murder of Kenedy youth
KARNES COUNTY – According to information from Karnes County Sheriff Dwayne Villanueva, four people have been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the death of a 17-year-old Kenedy yo...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Karnes County family’s lawsuit claiming damages caused by bad air quality dismissed
by Joe Baker
Aug 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – A lawsuit filed by a Karnes County family claiming damages brought about by the activities of oil and gas companies was dismissed last week by District Judge Stella Saxon. According t...
18 indicted by Karnes County grand jury
by Joe Baker
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
By Joe Baker Countywide staff KARNES CITY – A Karnes County grand jury indicted 18 individuals July 18 on various felony charges and one misdemeanor charge. Corey Barnes, 18, was charged with provi...
17 indicted by Karnes County grand jury
by Joe Baker
Jun 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – A total of 17 individuals were indicted on felony charges by a Karnes County grand jury May 16. Christopher Zepeda, 50, was chrged with driving while intoxicated – subsequent offense....
Commissioners Court approves sound system purchase
by Joe Baker
May 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – Karnes County Commissioners Court discussed options for an audio video system for the room where they meet during their May 13 meeting. County Auditor Lajuana Kasprzyk explained to th...
County approves emergency funding for traffic unit
by Joe Baker
May 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – County officials approved emergency funding for the hiring of six full time deputies to staff a new “traffic unit” for the Karnes County Sheriff’s Office. Officials discussed the requ...
Crime Stoppers seeking help to solve theft case
by Joe Baker
Apr 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – The Karnes County Crime Stoppers organization is seeking help from the public to solve a recent crime. Sometime after 6:30 p.m. on March 27, 16 buckets of Omega Akroflex stucco, net w...
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