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Woman reports being raped at gunpoint in her San Marcos apartment; assailant at large

San Marcos police are searching for a man who sexually assaulted a woman at gunpoint Wednesday at a student housing complex. According to police, the masked man broke into the victim's apartment at the Cottages of San Marcos, an upscale housing complex in the 1400 block of Craddock Avenue, and waite


San Marcos PD Daily Arrest Blotter For Tuesday, April 23 — Wednesday, April 24

Emergencies and crimes happen every single day of the year. Many incidents aren’t heard about or reported. Below is a compiled list of all the recent arrests made by the San Marcos Police Department for the following dates. Any missing information will be updated as it is released.


Rental One opens San Marcos location

Rental One set its sights on expanding its already entrenched Texas brand along the Interstate 35 corridor in San Marcos. Joining Rental One’s 11 other Texas locations, their newest location – now open – will have their largest footprint to date in the Central Texas district. Spanning nearly 4.5 acr


Police: Texas man fatally shot his children, sister-in-law

FORT WORTH, Texas – The man whom officials say shot and killed his young children and his sister-in-law before shooting himself had just taken a job with Child Protective Services and was in training to be a CPS investigator.


Texas woman who suffered third-degree burns after falling on curling iron opens up about harrowing injury

WARNING: Article contains graphic photos. A mom in Texas says she isn’t about to let a tragic injury keep her from feeling beautiful inside and out. Brittney Sullivan, of Cleburne, was getting ready for work on Jan. 17, 2018 when she suffered an epileptic seizure and fell unconscious into her curlin


Police search for man who sexually assaulted a woman at gunpoint

The San Marcos Police Department is searching for a man they believe broke into a woman’s apartment, threatened her with a handgun and then sexually assaulted her. On Wednesday, April 24 at approximately 7:18 p.m. the victim arrived at the San Marcos Police Department and reported that she was a vic


Chick-fil-A makes Sunday delivery for Texas boy in hospital

TEMPLE, Texas (KTRK) -- Chick-fil-A is famed for its tender fried chicken, refreshing lemonade and the fact that it's opened all days of the week except Sundays. When Danny Agee, who was awaiting surgery for a brain tumor, expressed from his hospital bed his desire for Chick-fil-A nuggets, a restaur


Woman succumbs to injuries from shooting

GUADALUPE COUNTY — A charge against a San Marcos man was upgraded to murder following the death of the woman he is accused of shooting more than a week ago during what authorities described as an altercation outside a San Marcos home.


Texas Mayor Arrested, Charged With Trying To Rig Own Election

Texas Mayor Arrested, Charged With Trying To Rig Own Election. A Texas mayor has been arrested on charges of trying to rig his own 2017 election victory, prosecutors say. Matt Yurus reports.


Texas girl dies at hospital days after being beaten by classmates: report

A 13-year-old Texas girl died Wednesday after falling into a coma following a violent altercation with two teen girls outside her middle school last week in which one girl kicked her in the head.


Train hits car at Central Texas crossing

HOLLAND, Texas (KWTX) One man was reported dead Thursday morning after a passenger train struck his vehicle at a crossing in Bell County. Few details were immediately available.


Escaped Hays Co. kangaroo has been found

HAYS COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — At first, Ray Helm thought the post he was tagged in on Facebook was a joke: a kangaroo on the loose. "I said, 'Wow, this is real," recalled Helm, the Constable for Hays County Precinct 3. Thus began the search by him and his deputies to find the creature. As part of his


Do Texans have a right to know if a house is ‘haunted’ before buying? Curious Texas investigates

Elvira Perry said she’s been witness to odd noises and strange sights inside her Denton home that can only be attributed to the paranormal. Perry and her husband moved into their home three years ago, and she said they were not told prior to buying the house that it could possibly be haunted. But no


15 Suspected Online Child Predators Busted In North Texas Operation

McKINNEY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Fifteen men have been arrested in an online child predator sting led by the Collin County Sheriff’s Department and Texas DPS. The Collin County Sheriff’s Department said Thursday, investigators from 14 different federal, state and local law enforcement agencies partici


Float Fest leaves San Marcos area, announces new location for 2019 festival

AUSTIN, Texas — After it was denied its permit to return back to its location near San Marcos, the annual floating, camping and music festival known as Float Fest has announced a new location for its 2019 festival.


Deputy feels like a defendant, not a victim, after shooters get charges dropped

CALDWELL COUNTY, Texas — A little more than a year ago, Caldwell County Sheriff’s Deputy Jay Johnson was shot in the line of duty. The case involving his two shooters has crumbled and the charges against them have been dropped. Johnson, who was shot in the shoulder and wrist, says he feels like he i


Texas Couple Who Raped Babies On-Camera Sentenced To 60 Years

WACO (CBSDFW.COM) – A married couple who admitted sexually assaulting potentially 25 minors, including multiple infants, as well as producing child pornography was sentenced to 60 years in federal prison.


New spike-armored dinosaur discovered in Texas

Hillsboro paleontologist Andre LuJan had been digging on his company-owned property in the dusty west Texas hills for years, with little to show for it but a few small fossils.


Kangaroo on the Loose in Hays County

HAYS COUNTY, Texas — A kangaroo has been spotted running through neighborhoods in Hays County. Constable Ray Helm posted a photo of the rogue marsupial in someone's backyard. A post he shared said the kangaroo escaped from an exotic ranch in the area. He said they will do everything they can to make


San Marcos Rotary Club Will Host This Week’s Cottage Kitchen Lunch

The Cottage Kitchen at the Charles S. Cock House Museum, located at 400 E. Hopkins Street, will be serving lunch from 11 AM until 1 PM on Friday, April 26. Friday’s lunch will be hosted by the San Marcos Rotary Club and lunch will consist of Choice of Tilapia covered in either Marinara or a Cream Wh