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Dave Waugh


Friday, February 10th, 2012

Four teens face felony burglary, organized crime charges

Four young people were recently arrested in San Marcos and charged with firearm theft, burglary, and organized crime.

Friday, October 21st, 2011

Men robbed of $11 in downtown alley

San Marcos police are investigating a robbery and assault reported downtown at 1:57 a.m. Thursday.

Monday, March 16th, 2009

Police nab man they say robbed outlet store at gunpoint

Ladarius DeJohn Evans, 20, is charged with aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon, a first-degree felony punishable by up to 99 years in state prison.

Wednesday, January 7th, 2009

Weekend wreck on interstate could result in felony charges

Officers arriving on the scene at 1710 Interstate 35 found a 1997 Mercury Grand Marquis overturned after having rolled over while being driven by Joseph Padilla, 19.

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008

Teen hospitalized after being stabbed with scissors

A 15-year-old boy is being treated at Dell Children's Hospital after being stabbed with a pair of scissors by a fellow patient at the San Marcos Treatment Center, 120 Bert Brown Road.