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Dripping Springs crime


Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

Deputies shoot victim’s dog during Dripping Springs assault investigation

A sheriff’s deputy shot and killed a dog early Sunday belonging to a resident later identified as the alleged victim in an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

Austin man faces felony charges for alleged Hays County kidnapping

Hays County Sheriff’s investigators say Austin resident Aaron Hoes abducted, assaulted his ex-girlfriend, 23-year-old Lorri Chase of Dripping Springs