Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010
After more than 34 years of trying to solve the 1975 murder of Sheryl Ann Norris in San Marcos, a national DNA database gave local law enforcement a glimmer of hope this April. By September, law enforcement had a suspect. Now, 57-year-old Willie Roy Jenkins is being extradited from California to face a capital murder charge.
Monday, November 22nd, 2010
A Hays County Grand Jury indicted a 57-year-old California man last Friday in the 1975 murder of Sheryl Ann Norris. Willie Roy Jenkins was incarcerated in Fresno, CA, and is being extradited to San Marcos for trial.
Wednesday, June 10th, 2009
Richard Perez, Jr., a 22-year-old San Marcos man, was sentenced to life in prison after a Hays County jury found him guilty in the death of his girlfriend's six-month-old son.
Saturday, May 30th, 2009
Officer Candace Brinkkoeter was awarded a Police Medal of Honor for pulling a semi-conscious man from a burning vehicle in March last year. She was among honorees at a San Marcos Police Department ceremony this month.
Thursday, May 28th, 2009
San Marcos Police Department (SMPD) Officer Candice Brinkkoeter won the Police Medal of Honor at an awards ceremony earlier this month. Brinkkoeter crawled into a burning vehicle in April 2008 and pulled a man to safety. Immediately...
Friday, April 17th, 2009
Christopher Ryan Smith, 27, was arrested by a Comal County deputy after a pursuit from San Marcos to New Braunfels
Thursday, April 16th, 2009
The San Marcos Police Department (SMPD) captured a New Braunfels man suspected of robbing a San Marcos Dollar General store, with help from New Braunfels and Comal County agencies.
Monday, March 16th, 2009
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.