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Alexis Alpha

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Updated: Alexis Alpha talks about her arrest by accused officer

KHOU, the Houston CBS affiliate, is the first to land an interview with Alexis Alpha, the 22-year-old Texas State marketing student at the center of an alleged police brutality scandal.

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Update: DA drops charges against woman in police brutality case

Hays County District Attorney Sherri Tibbe has dropped criminal charges against Alexis Alpha, the 22-year-old Texas State student whom a San Marcos police officer is accused of roughing up during an illegal arrest.

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

San Marcos cop faces felony rap for assaulting woman during illegal arrest

A San Marcos police officer could face up to life in prison for allegedly injuring a young woman by slamming her to the ground on May 29 in the course of arresting her on trumped up charges.