Approximately 2:46pm, on 9-03-08, the Hays County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a robbery at 901 Garrison Road in Buda, Texas. Within minutes, two deputies who are assigned to the Buda Patrol arrived at the scene. They determined that the victim, a 93 year old male, had been assaulted and robbed by 3 male subjects who left the scene on foot and were possibly still in the area. The Garrison Road area is sparsely populated and much of the area is covered with moderate to heavy brush. Hays County Deputies whose patrol districts border the City of Buda, along with traffic deputies and Detectives quickly responded and sealed off the area.
A search of the area began and deputies arrested three suspects who were located in the brushy area near the robbery scene. Further investigation tied a fourth suspect to the robbery. He was arrested a short time later.
Charged with Aggravated Robbery and Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity, both first degree felonies are: Forrest Kubsch, wm 2-08-88 of Buda, Ethan Kubsch, wm 10-12-90 of Buda, Christopher Garcia, wm 6-19-89 of Kyle, and Johnmichael Swann, wm 3-09-90 of Buda.
All four subjects were magistrated by Justice of the Peace Joanne Prado on 9-04-08. Bonds on all four subjects was set at $20,000.00 each on the Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity and $25,000.00 each on the Aggravated Robbery Charge. They all remain in custody at the Hays County Corrections Facility.
The victim in this offense received minor injuries and required no medical attention.
This investigation continues.