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Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Man gets life for carving up girlfriend under Blanco River bridge

A Hays County jury has sentenced a man to life in prison for slitting his girlfriend’s throat with a box cutter in an attack that nearly claimed her life.

Thursday, December 17th, 2009

Domestic dispute ends in bloody double shooting

A Kyle man shot his wife in the legs Saturday morning, then turned the gun on himself, shooting himself in the head, said officials from the Kyle Police Department. Both survived the incident.