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Call for a 2nd suspicious package under investigation at FedEx near ABIA

AUSTIN, Texas - A second suspicious package is being investigated at the FedEx facility near the airport, reports say. According to Austin police, the call came in at 9:32 a.m. to 4117 McKinney Falls Parkway. Media: Investigators are conducting a follow up regarding a suspicious package at 4117 McK

SPECTRUMLOCALNEWS.COM - 2018-03-21 16:47:00

73-year-old arrested, charged with sexual assault of a child

Police in New Braunfels arrested a 73-year-old man accused of sexually assaulting a child. Officers arrested Frank Gonzales Espinoza at his home on the 2200 block of West San Antonio Street around 4:30 p.m. Monday. He's charged with "Aggravate Sexual Assault of a Child." He's accused of sexually ass

NEWS4SANANTONIO.COM - 2018-03-20 14:39:26

New Explosion Reported In Austin; At Least 1 Hurt

AUSTIN, Texas (CBS SF) - Another explosion has been reported in Austin, Texas; the latest in a series of explosions in the city which authorities have attributed to a serial bomber. The explosion happened at a Goodwill store in the southern part of Austin. It was the sixth explosion in the area this

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-20 17:39:35

Abandoned suitcase prompts south Austin Whole Foods evacuation

Abandoned suitcase being investigated at the Arbor Trails Whole Foods in south Austin on March 20, 2018. (KXAN Photo/Ben Friberg) AUSTIN (KXAN) - A south Austin Whole Foods store was evacuated while APD investigated a report of a suspicious package. The Arbor Trails store at William Cannon Drive and

KXAN - 2018-03-20 18:33:18

Explosion at FedEx facility in Texas, federal agents say this package is likely linked to attacks by what they believe is a "serial bomber."

SCHERTZ, TX - A medium box exploded overnight at a FedEx facility in Texas. It happened around 12:30AM local time in Schertz, Texas outside San Antonio. A Schertz Police Officer tells ABC affiliate KSAT-TV one person was possibly injured from the sound of the explosion. That person was not transport

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2018-03-20 10:14:24

San Marcos police order evacuations

SAN MARCOS, Texas (KXAN) - San Marcos Police have ordered a "limited evacuation" around Smith and Sherbarb Streets as they work a crime scene, the city tweeted Monday morning. The tweet instructs residents already on those streets to stay calm and wait for police instruction. POLICE ALERT: San Marco


Suspect In Austin Bombings Is Dead After Standoff With SWAT Team

A suspect in the string of bombings in Austin this month is dead. Interim Austin Police Chief Brian Manley says the suspect detonated a bomb as officers surrounded him in his vehicle in Round Rock. "The suspect is deceased and has significant injuries from a blast that occurred from detonating a bo

TPR.ORG - 2018-03-21 15:47:08

Fifth bomb detonates in Austin

Photo courtesy of Kristie Gonzales, KVUE Austin. Five bombs have exploded in four different locations around the Austin since March 2, with an ongoing investigation leaving questions for many in the Austin area community. The first bomb detonated on March. 2 near Howard Lane in Northeast Austin. A

TXSTATE.EDU - 2018-03-20 10:35:38

Man shoots woman in face before killing self with gun, San Marcos officials say

SAN MARCOS, Texas -- A SWAT standoff in San Marcos ended with a woman shot in the face and a man dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, San Marcos officials said in a release. According to the City of San Marcos, the incident began at a convenience store on SH 80 at 8 a.m. Witnesses told police t


SWAT, local police report situation off highway

According to a statement from a city spokesperson, a man shot a woman and barricaded himself in a home before fatally shooting himself. Around 8 a.m., witnesses saw a woman screaming in a vehicle outside of a convenience store near SH 80. The man pushed her into the vehicle and drove off. A witnesse


Report: New Braunfels man among 2 killed in rip tides at Corpus Christi spring break spots

A New Braunfels man was one of two drowning victims caught in a rip tides at popular Corpus Christi spring break spots over the weekend, according to a KIII-TV report. Both drownings occurred just minutes apart Friday night in different parts of the beach on Padre Island, according to the report. Ar


New Braunfels man arrested, accused of sexually assaulting young female family member

NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas -- The New Braunfels Police Department has arrested a 73-year-old man accused of sexually assaulting a female family member under the age of 14. Police reported that an arrest warrant was issued on Frank Gonzalez Espinosa on Monday around 4:30 p.m., charging him with aggravated

KVUE - 2018-03-20 21:27:00

11 arrested in San Antonio after allegedly sacrificing animals

SAN ANTONIO - A case of animal cruelty in San Antonio had some neighbors at a loss for words. "I guess It sounded like a man moaningish." "Very shocked because it is not something you hear every day so it is not something that happens here" Deputies were called out to a residence in San antonio's w


Six Central Texas cities among the top 50 safest in the state, new report finds

A new report by the National Council for Home Safety and Security found that six Central Texas cities were among the safest in the state in 2018. Using the most recent FBI crime statistics and population data, the council-a national trade association comprised of licensed alarm installers, contracto


No threats found in suspicious package calls in Buda, Kyle

A state of high alert stemming from the actions of a serial bomber in Austin has led to several suspicious package calls in the Buda and Kyle area. While none of the calls were deemed to be of any threat, local authorities continue to urge vigilance for residents when it comes to receiving packages


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Man hit, killed by car on I-35 south of downtown Austin

AUSTIN, Texas - A man died after being hit by a vehicle on Thursday evening just south of downtown Austin. The accident happened in the northbound lanes in the 20 block of I-35 at 8:48 p.m. The man in his 30s was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities are telling drivers to expect delays on I-35


San Antonio teen found shot to death in vehicle identified

SAN ANTONIO - A man who was shot to death while sitting in his car was identified Thursday by the Bexar County Medical Examiner's Office. Tamaris Andre Taylor, 19, was found dead in his vehicle at about 1:44 a.m. Tuesday in the 1500 block of Upland Drive, according to preliminary information from a


Grand jury indicts 3 Austin police officers

AUSTIN, Texas - Three Austin police officers have been indicted on charges related to a shooting that happened on Feb. 16. According to the indictments, Nathaniel Stallings has been charged with assault causing bodily injury. Donald Petraitis has been charged with official oppression and assault cau


Woman who ran illegal group home used alias to operate new locations, officials say

Deputies on Tuesday arrested the former owner of an unlicensed assisted living facility who investigators suspect began to operate new homes under an alias, officials with the Travis County district attorney's office said. File photo of Renee Segura-Livingston (HANDOUT) Renee Segura-Livingston prev