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MISSING PERSON: Martha Christie Garza – Gillespie County

GILLESPIE COUNTY, Tx. (HCBN) — The Gillespie County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance with any information involving a missing person case. A press release issued Monday said, “Martha Christie Garza, 43, was reported missing by her mother on Sunday, November 18, 2018. Martha resides in Gillespie County and was last seen at approximately 11:30 PM on Saturday, November 17th.” “Her purse and medications …

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UPDATE: Two confirmed fatalities after plane crash in Fredericksburg

FREDERICKSBURG, Tx. (HCBN) (11/18/2018)- Two victims have been confirmed dead at this time due to the plane crash that happened in the afternoon hours of November 17, 2018. A statement released by MacDonald Companies President Justin MacDonald reads, “According to law enforcement sources and eyewitness accounts, the plane was destroyed upon impact, killing both occupants. No other injuries or casualties were reported among bystanders on …

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URGENT: Police searching for Wanted Sex Offender

UVALDE, Tx. (HCBN) – A manhunt is underway for a Registered Sex Offender who is wanted for alleged Violation of Pre-Trial Release, on a 2nd Degree Felony Sexual Assault case. The Uvalde Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Gerardo Saucedo. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Uvalde Police Department communications center at 830-278-9147 or anonymously private message their Facebook …

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UPDATE: Police recover stolen property after 15 confirmed vehicle burglaries

BOERNE, TX (11/15/2018)- An update has been given regarding the multiple vehicle burglaries that took place at Vantage Apartments on Old San Antonio Drive. The Boerne Police Department reports that currently, there have been 15 confirmed Burglary of Vehicles and 2 stolen vehicles. One vehicle was recovered. The juveniles, who are from San Antonio, were arrested and have been charged with Organized Crime, Theft of …

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Family in need after overnight structure fire injures infant

CENTER POINT, TX – A local family is in need of help today after a fire on River View Drive East overnight resulted in a complete loss of property and caused 2nd degree burns to a three month old child. Center Point Volunteer Fire Department (VFD), Turtle Creek VFD, and Comfort VFD all responded to the fire at 12:03 Thursday morning to extinguish the fire. …

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Kerr County Sheriff’s Office scores BIG in drug bust

KERR COUNTY, TX – Three individuals were arrested on Thursday, November 8th during a drug bust that yielded 13 pounds of marijuana, $42,558 in cash, and multiple firearms including a stolen Glock 22 pistol from San Antonio, according to a press release from the Kerr County Sheriff’s Office. Several agencies executed a search warrant in the 300 block of Madrona Drive, which led to the …

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VIDEO: Pipeline rupture in Sutton County causes at least 2 injuries

SUTTON COUNTY, TX – A pipeline ruptured Saturday afternoon in Sutton County, TX, according to the Sutton County Sheriff’s Office. At least two people were injured, with one person suffering major injuries. Flames can be seen in the video shooting at least one hundred feet high. Officials had no choice but to let the flames continue until the pressure in the pipeline was exhausted. The …

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Facebook HEB Coupon Scam causes computer viruses

Chances are that you have seen the fake HEB coupon, claiming that you can take $80 off of your purchase at any HEB. According to the Junction Police Department, they have been in contact with HEB, and HEB states it is a fraud. HEB and Junction Police Department are warning social media users to not click on it or pass it along. They state that …

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Center Point first grade teacher accused of Indecency w/ Child, now in Kerr County Jail, $50,000 bond

UPDATE 8:48AM: Berry has been transferred to the Kerr County Jail. His bond remains at $50,000 and his charge is listed as Indecency W/Child Sexual Contact. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: Russell Lynn Berry, the 36 year old Center Point ISD elementary school teacher accused of Indecency with a Child by Sexual Contact, sits in the Bexar County Jail with a bond of $50,000. Kerr County Sheriff Rusty …

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Center Point ISD elementary school teacher charged with inappropriately touching student

CENTER POINT, TX – A Center Point Independent School District elementary school teacher was arrested Wednesday, November 7th, and charged with Indecency with a Child by Sexual Contact. Kerr County Sheriff, Rusty Hierholzer, released a press release late this afternoon that stated, “On November 2, 2018, Center Point Independent School District (CPISD) Superintendent Cody Newcomb contacted the Kerr County Sheriffs Office and requested assistance with …

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