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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...
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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
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...
May 27, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kenedy man arrested, charged with murder
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...
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man shot and killed in Kenedy
by Joe Baker
May 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 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...
Kenedy man arrested in connection with attempted robberies
Mar 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
KENEDY – A Kenedy man was arrested Feb. 24 and is facing charges in both Karnes and Wilson counties following two attempted robberies. According to information from Kenedy Police Detective Felix Ca...
Two arrested with dealing meth at hotel near Karnes City schools
by Joe Baker
Feb 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
KARNES CITY – A man and a woman were arrested at the Star Inn hotel in Karnes City and are facing charges related to possession and dealing methamphetamine. According to information from the Karnes...
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US-USA-DELAWARE-BULLOCK-SPECIALREPORT
By Suzanne Barlyn DOVER, Delaware, (Reuters) - In 2009, a global coalition was pressing governmen...
2016-08-24 09:54:25 -0500
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A detail of a tampons box is seen in London
California lawmakers on Tuesday sent a bill to end state sales taxes on feminine hygiene products...
2016-08-24 05:45:34 -0500
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Tyjuan Lewis is pictured in this handout photo
By Fiona Ortiz and Justin Madden CHICAGO (Reuters) - Every two weeks, Cynthia Lewis contacts the ...
2016-08-24 05:35:49 -0500
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A Jefferson Parish sheriff's deputy, right, tells protesters John Clark, carrying a box with a copy of a petition against federal oil lease sales, and Blake Kopcho, second from left, that they cannot enter the building where the leasing agency has offices, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016 in Harahan, La. The protest was Tuesday, a day before the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has scheduled a lease sale for Gulf of Mexico water bottom off of Texas. Legal observer Bill Qugley, wearing hat, said Clark and Kopcho were among four demonstrators later arrested on a charge of trespassing. (AP Photo/Janet McConnaughey)
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on federal oil lease sale (all times local):
2016-08-24 11:06:08 -0500
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