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Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Hays County sheriff seeks suspect in Dripping Springs shooting

DRIPPING SPRINGS — Hays County sheriff’s deputies are looking for a 30-year-old shooting suspect they say is armed and considered to be dangerous.

Sunday, October 23rd, 2016

Woman shot during party at San Marcos country club

The Hays County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a disturbance during which an 18-year-old woman described as an innocent bystander was shot early Sunday at Quail Creek Country Club.

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Six San Marcos teens charged with capital murder in River Road shooting

Seven San Marcos men — six teens and a 21-year-old — have been charged with capital murder in a fatal shooting early Monday in eastern San Marcos.

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Harrowing video shows smoke shop clerk in fierce fight for his life

About a minute of security camera footage released by police captures the intense life-and-death struggle between an employee of a North Campus area smoke shop and an armed robber. During the brawl, the clerk, 25-year-old Patrick William...

Sunday, September 21st, 2014

Shopkeeper shot during attempted robbery at N. LBJ Drive smoke shop

UPDATED | Patrick William Reilly, 25, shot while struggling with a would-be robber at the Gotta Habit store across Sessom Drive from Texas State University.

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

Telluride Street shooting leaves man in critical condition

San Marcos police do not anticipate making arrests in an early Tuesday shooting that sent a man to an Austin hospital with multiple gunshot wounds.

Friday, January 4th, 2013

Updated: Wimberley standoff ends in teen’s arrest

Hays County/San Marcos SWAT used tear gas to force a 19-year-old shooting suspect to surrender this afternoon, ending a four-hour standoff in a neighborhood near Wimberley High School.

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Luling teen indicted on capital murder charges for involvement in ‘Harry Potter’ home invasion

A 17-year-old Luling boy has been indicted with capital murder after a San Marcos homeowner shot and killed two of his alleged teenage accomplices in a failed drug heist Sept. 4.

Saturday, August 15th, 2009

County hosts ‘Shoot Safe’ event at Cabela’s

Hays County officials invite gun enthusiasts to take part in a Shoot Safe Hays County/Dispara Seguro firearm safety event during Cabela’s Great Outdoor Days on 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, and 10 a.m. to...

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