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Reyna captured
KENEDY – The hunt for Marcus Reyna is over. Officials said the fugitive, who had been wanted by local and state authorities since earlier this month, was taken in to custody, without incident, at 3...
Sep 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Residents, business owners warned against phone scams
KARNES COUNTY – It could be an offer for a business line of credit, a loved one who has gotten into trouble in a distant land, an offer to extend an automobile’s factory warranty or a stern threat ...
Aug 16, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raids land 9 in jail, seize 69K
Mutli-agency effort closes four gamerooms in county
Aug 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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"I'm desperate'... Kenedy man admits to 4-county robbery spree
Approximately two minutes after inquiring about a loan at the Reliable Finance Co. on East Third Avenue near state Highway 80 in Nixon, a man is seen on surveillance video walking back into the bus...
Aug 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grand jury issues charges of burglary, sexual assault
The Karnes County Grand Jury, when it met July 21, rendered indictments in 32 cases. The defendants, who are scheduled for arraignment Thursday, Aug. 4, in district court are: •Devon Mireles, 18, b...
Aug 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hobson woman robbed in daytime home invasion
The Karnes County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help with information about a home invasion and robbery that happened Wednesday, June 8, in Hobson. According to information from Karnes C...
Jun 09, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Arrest made in fatal shooting
by Joe Baker
May 27, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
KENEDY – A Kenedy man was arrested and charged with murder in the first degree in connection with the shooting death of Enrique Alvarado III. Alvarado was shot and killed in the early morning hours...
Kenedy man arrested, charged with murder
by Joe Baker
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
A Kenedy man was arrested and charged with murder in the first degree in connection with the shooting death of Enrique Alvarado III. Alvarado was shot and killed in the early morning hours of Sunda...
Man shot and killed in Kenedy
by Joe Baker
May 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
KENEDY – Police believe a Kenedy man, who was pronounced dead at Otto Kaiser Memorial Hospital early Sunday morning, was the victim of one or more gunshot wounds to the head. Kenedy Police Detectiv...
Second robbery suspect arrested in Houston
by Joe Baker
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES COUNTY – The second man suspected of involvement in a Karnes County aggravated robbery was arrested and taken into custody in the afternoon hours of Thursday, April 14. According to informat...
Marshals take one robbery suspect into custody
by Joe Baker
Apr 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES COUNTY – U.S. marshals took one man into custody who was wanted in connection with an aggravated robbery in Karnes County. Officers with the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task F...
Two men sought in connection with Karnes County aggravated robbery
Apr 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES COUNTY - Law-enforcement officials are seeking the public's help with information to help them locate two men suspected of involvement in an aggravated robbery that happened in Karnes County...
national news
A memorial is pictured at the location where the police shooting of Keith Scott took place, in Charlotte, North Carolina
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Reuters) - Less than a year before Keith Scott was shot and killed by a poli...
2016-09-27 15:21:47 -0500
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A Houston lawyer suspected of wounding nine people in a shooting spree on Monday has been formall...
2016-09-27 14:11:01 -0500
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Actor Jennifer Lawrence arrives at a screening of X-Men Apocalypse at a cinema in London
(Reuters) - An Illinois man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to hacking the e-mail accounts of high-prof...
2016-09-27 14:56:25 -0500
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This undated photo provided by the Dallas Police Department shows Silvestre Franco-Luviano. Franco-Luviano, who is a suspect in a pair of Dallas-area killings was arrested Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, at an apartment about 150 miles to the south near Austin, police said. He had been sought in the shooting deaths late Sunday of Ruben Moreno in his car in southeastern Dallas and of Welton Betts at a gas station in the Dallas suburb of Cedar Hill. (Dallas Police Department via AP)
GEORGETOWN, Texas (AP) — A man suspected in a pair of Dallas-area killings was arrested Tuesday a...
2016-09-27 23:31:28 -0500
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