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Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Suspect arrested in New Braunfels, Schertz bank robberies

NEW BRAUNFELS — A man suspected of robbing banks last month in New Braunfels and Schertz has been arrested by federal, state and local authorities.

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Reward increased for arrest in New Braunfels bank robbery

NEW BRAUNFELS — As the investigation into Tuesday’s bank robbery in New Braunfels continues, NBPD detectives are releasing photos of the suspect and Comal County Crime Stoppers is issuing an increased reward.

Saturday, July 4th, 2015

Suspect in San Marcos, New Braunfels bank robberies pleads guilty

A San Antonio man charged with pulling heists at eight banks and a credit union, including a Wells Fargo branch in San Marcos, is awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty this week to two counts of bank robbery...

Saturday, April 19th, 2014

Dripping Springs man gets 15 years for bank robbery spree

A month after he lost his Hays County house in foreclosure, Randall Reed began a series of heists scattered across three Central Texas counties. He didn't kill — or even hurt — anyone, but the last of...

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

Video: FBI nabs suspect in Pioneer Bank robbery

Federal and local authorities have arrested a Dripping Springs man they say knocked off at least six banks between Austin and San Antonio during a five-month spree, including Pioneer Bank in San Marcos in March.

Monday, August 1st, 2011

Police look for Compass Bank robbery suspect

The suspect, described as a white male, 5’10”, medium build, entered the bank at about 12:14 p.m. Monday and presented a note to the bank teller before fleeing.

Monday, April 20th, 2009

Alleged dollar store robber charged with January bank heist

A 27-year-old New Braunfels man arrested by the San Marcos police department last week for robbing the Dollar General store has been charged with robbing the American National Bank in San Marcos on Jan. 12.