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Wanted felon shot dead by police on North Side

February 4th, 2016 - Comments »

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – A San Antonio police officer on Thursday fatally shot a man wanted on two felony warrants.

The shooting reportedly took place about 6:45 p.m. on the North Side.

Police Chief William McManus said undercover officers followed the man, who had driven to the Wood Hollow Apartments, 10362 Sahara St., near Isom and Ramsey roads.

Officers did not identify the man, but family who was at the scene after the shooting identified the man as Antronie Scott, 36. The Bexar County Medical Examiner later confirmed his identity.

Pay phone dispute led to stabbing; storage facility burglars sought

February 2nd, 2016 - Comments »

AMARILLO, Texas — Police in Amarillo said in a news release issued Tuesday that an argument over a pay phone led to a stabbing Monday.

Officers were sent at 7:24 a.m. to City-Refuge Homeless Ministry in the 613 S. Adams St. following a report of aggravated assault.

Officers learned that an argument between two men, a 23-year-old and a 38-year-old, reportedly led to a physical confrontation. Police said the argument was about using a pay phone.

The younger man reportedly sustained several lacerations from a box knife during the altercation. The older man fled before officers arrived.

Bryan man threatened another man with shotgun

February 2nd, 2016 - Comments »

BRYAN, Texas — A Bryan man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly threatened another man with a sawed-off shotgun early Sunday.

Bryan police said officers got a report from a man who said he heard a disturbance outside his home in the 900 block of Braeswood Drive shortly after midnight Sunday.

The caller told police he looked outside and a man then asked what he was looking at. The man allegedly cocked a shotgun three times.

Officers then set up a perimeter and when interviewing a neighbor, officers noticed a man standing on a roof, according to police reports.

Amarillo teens arrested in stolen TV, jewelry

January 19th, 2016 - Comments »

AMARILLO, Texas — A news release issued Monday states that authorities arrested two teens on burglary charges Friday after a man saw them carrying a flat-screen TV from a home to a car parked in the alley.

Julian Loera, 18, and Marcos Santana Rodriguez, 18, both of Amarillo, were booked into Potter County jail on burglary of a habitation charges.

Officers were called to the residential burglary in the 1000 block of Broadmoor Street at 12:20 p.m. Friday.

A witness told officers two men, later identified as Loera and Rodriguez, entered a home and left through the alley carrying a TV.

Man arrested after police chase

January 16th, 2016 - Comments »

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — A man was arrested Saturday and faces multiple charges following a police chase involving a helicopter that took place on the East Side.

Authorities responded at about 12:40 a.m. Saturday after seeing a vehicle driving erratically on Commerce Street.

San Antonio Police said the pursuit started after a vehicle almost caused a wreck, but then pulled into a parking lot. An officer approached the vehicle but the suspect allegedly rammed the police unit and then drove off.

Girl injured in East Side drive-by shooting

January 16th, 2016 - Comments »

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Police said a Friday afternoon drive-by shooting has left a female teenager injured.

The shooting reportedly took place about 3:30 p.m. on the 3500 block of East 91st Street.

A report said an ambulance transported the 16-year-old girl to Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital with a gunshot wound to the ankle.

Police said her wound was not life-threatening. Her condition was not available as of Saturday morning.

According to investigators, the bullet that struck the girl was apparently fired from a passing car; however, the circumstances surrounding the drive-by remain under investigation.

Man shot dead in front yard; 4 men open fire on man

January 15th, 2016 - Comments »

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Authorities are looking for a man who allegedly shot and killed another man in his front yard on the East Side on Friday afternoon.

Around 1 p.m. Friday, authorities responded to a call for shots fired in the 900 block of Poinsetta Street.

San Antonio Police Department Chief William McManus said that an argument ensued between a resident of the home and another man in front of the house.

The chief said shots were fired and multiple casings were found at the scene. Police have not yet identified the victim, a man in his late 20s or early 30s.

North Texas man arrested in parents’ stabbing deaths

January 14th, 2016 - Comments »

DENTON, Texas — A 40-year-old Texas man has been charged with capital murder after he allegedly killed his parents on Sunday in Denton.

Stephen L. Scott has been arrested in the deaths of his parents Marion Scott, 75, and Linda Scott, 70. He is currently held in Denton County Jail on a $100,000 bond.

Scott reportedly told a police dispatcher that he “stabbed them both” after dialing 911.

According to an arrest affidavit, Stephen Scott called a 911 operator just after 2:30 p.m. on Sunday and began to cry when asked about the nature of the emergency.

4 teens allegedly raped woman at Brooklyn playground

January 11th, 2016 - Comments »

NEW YORK CITY, New York — Four teens were reportedly arrested by New York City police for allegedly raping an 18-year-old woman at a playground in Brooklyn after forcing the woman’s father to flee at gunpoint.

Two of the suspects, ages 14 and 15, were reportedly turned into police by their parents, while two others, ages 15 and 17, were later picked up by police.

A fifth suspect remains at-large, according to a report. Charges are pending against the four arrested teens.

Suspect arrested in multiple burglaries

January 5th, 2016 - Comments Off

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Police said a man was arrested Tuesday morning on charges of burglary after police linked him to multiple vehicle burglaries.

Authorities said Christopher James Thatcher, 21, was discovered with a diagnostic device police believe may have been used to access vehicles.

San Antonio Police Department Sgt. Valente Garcia said Thatcher was arrested in the 1200 block of Greer Street.

Garcia said Thatcher is believed to be one of two suspects in at least 10 other burglaries. The other suspect was unidentified as of Tuesday evening.