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Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

DA drops murder charge in ‘Harry Potter’ home intrusion

The Hays County District Attorney’s Office has thrown out two murder charges, one of them capital murder, that had been lodged against a teenager who participated in a botched 2009 drug heist in San Marcos that left two of his accomplices dead and one wounded.

Thursday, December 9th, 2010

Family of slain San Marcos man opens investigation

The family of a 19-year-old man who was shot to death outside a San Marcos home has begun its own investigation on whether the Nov. 14 shooting was justified.