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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
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...
May 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Second robbery suspect arrested in Houston
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...
Apr 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marshals take one robbery suspect into custody
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...
Apr 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two men sought in connection with Karnes County aggravated robbery
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...
Apr 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 7 7 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...
Kenedy woman robbed at gunpoint
by Joe Baker
Jan 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
KENEDY – A Kenedy woman’s purse was stolen by a man wearing a ski mask pointing a gun at her, according to information from Kenedy Police Chief Duane DuBose. At 11 p.m. Jan. 3, the woman called 911...
Karnes City man arrested in connection with shooting, home invasion
by Joe Baker
Jan 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Two people arrested in Karnes City on felony drug charges
by Joe Baker
Dec 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Twenty-five indicted on DWI, burglary, assault charges
Oct 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration opened the door on Tuesday to a change in its blood donor d...
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A sign protesting a recent North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom access in Durham, North Carolina
In court papers, lawyers for the student, Gavin Grimm, urged the Supreme Court to leave in place ...
2016-07-26 16:29:24 -0500
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File booking photos of David Eisenhauer and Natalie Marie Keepers
The suspects, David Eisenhauer, 18, of Columbia, Maryland, and Natalie Keepers, 19, of Laurel, Ma...
2016-07-26 16:04:38 -0500
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Indiana Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb discusses the state's fiscal condition following the close of Fiscal Year at the Statehouse in Indianapolis, Monday, July 25, 2016. Holcomb is Gov. Mike Pence's pick to take his place as the Republican candidate for governor following his withdrawal to become Donald Trump's vice presidential running mate. The Republican state committee will meet to pick the replacement Tuesday. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Republican leaders selected Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb on Tuesday to repla...
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