Posted: Jan 3, 2014 2:30 AM
Updated: Jan 3, 2014 2:31 AM
HONDO, Texas (AP) Authorities are accusing a U.S. Border Patrol agent of leading deputies on a high speed chase after fatally shooting a Central Texas man who allegedly was having an extramarital affair with the agent's wife. Investigators say Adam Garibay tied up his wife in their Corpus Christi home yesterday and forced her to reveal the name and address of the man she was involved with. Authorities say Garibay then drove about 160 miles northwest to a home near Hondo, where he shot Keith Martin. He then led police on an 18-mile chase.
(Information in the following story is from: San Antonio Express-News, http://www.mysanantonio.com)
SAN ANTONIO (AP) Authorities have arrested a man accused of committing 11 armed robberies in the San Antonio area during a nearly monthlong spree. Police say 28-year-old Curtis Joseph Wisniewski robbed restaurants, cellphone stores and other businesses from Dec. 3 to Dec. 30. Wisniewski faces one count of aggravated robbery in connection with the holdup of a Wienerschnitzel fast food restaurant.
AZLE, Texas (AP) Many residents left a town hall meeting yesterday about a series of minor earthquakes in North Texas frustrated, saying their questions and concerns were left unaddressed by officials. Authorities are trying to figure out what's been causing the earthquakes in an area about 20 miles northwest of Fort Worth. Many residents say the earthquakes are related to injection wells used in the hydraulic fracturing or fracking process.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) One of the country's largest producers of gun magazines is leaving Colorado and moving operations to Wyoming and Texas because of new gun laws. Erie, Colorado-based Magpul Industries announced today that it was moving its production, distribution and shipping operations to Cheyenne and its headquarters to Texas, making good on a vow it made to leave Colorado during last year's heated gun control debate. Two Democratic Colorado state senators were ousted by voters angry over the gun control law.