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KVUE-TV Austin
Firefighter allegedly lured woman into his car, sexually assaulted her, warrant claimsthis month to report her allegations which she said happened in March. The Aust
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 6 hours ago
this month to report her allegations which she said happened in March. The Austin police special investigations unit and Travis County prosecutors have opened a full investigation. The details are described in a new search warrant for the... Read more
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The News & Observer
His family feared he'd be killed if he were deported. They were rightliving in Austin, Tex., was detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement age
The News & Observer / Posted 6 hours ago
living in Austin, Tex., was detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents in March as he presented himself at the Travis County courthouse to resolve two outstanding charges against him. Against pleas of his family, who feared he would be... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Sex offender arrested for allegedly attacking father with a screwdriver in Austintheir car to fix a flat tire. Local Channel Lone Star Fugitive Task Force arr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 hours ago
their car to fix a flat tire. Local Channel Lone Star Fugitive Task Force arrested him Monday in the 1100 block of North Lamar Boulevard in Austin Monday afternoon. Artea-Castaneda, of Coahuila, Mexico, is now in the Travis County Detention Cent... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Four charged in Bee Cave robberyWhile responding, the affidavits state police were notified the suspects’ vehic
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 hours ago
While responding, the affidavits state police were notified the suspects’ vehicle had been reported stolen in Austin. A Travis County Sheriff’s deputy located the vehicle and stopped it on Palomino Ridge Drive, more than four miles from the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Sex offender arrested for allegedly attacking father with a screwdriver in Austinpulled over their car to fix a flat tire. Lone Star Fugitive Task Force arrest
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
pulled over their car to fix a flat tire. Lone Star Fugitive Task Force arrested him Monday in the 1100 block of North Lamar Boulevard in Austin Monday afternoon. Artea-Castaneda, of Coahuila, Mexico, is now in the Travis County Detention C... Read more
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11 News Houston
Little Elm man accused of trafficking Austin teenmore information. The victim told police that Turner traveled from Little Elm t
11 News Houston / Posted 18 hours ago
more information. The victim told police that Turner traveled from Little Elm to Austin to pick him up and take him from Travis County to a hotel in Williamson County. The victim said he fell asleep after Turner tried to make sexual advances on... Read more
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11 News Houston
APD: Apparent road rage shooting suspect in country illegallyhis bond will be set at $1 million. The Lone Star Fugitive Task Force is compr
11 News Houston / Posted 18 hours ago
his bond will be set at $1 million. The Lone Star Fugitive Task Force is comprised of several agencies, including APD, the Travis County Sheriff's Office, DPS, HSI (Homeland Security Investigations - an investigative unit within ICE), ICE, the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Previously deported sex offender arrested for beating father with screwdriverto the release, Artea-Castaneda was previously deported after he was convicted
11 News Houston / Posted 18 hours ago
to the release, Artea-Castaneda was previously deported after he was convicted in Williamson County of aggravated sexual assault of a child in April 2012. Artea-Castaneda is now in the Travis County Detention Ce... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Previously deported sex offender arrested for beating father with screwdriver in Austinto the release, Artea-Castaneda was previously deported after he was convicted
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
to the release, Artea-Castaneda was previously deported after he was convicted in Williamson County of aggravated sexual assault of a child in April 2012. Artea-Castaneda is now in the Travis County Detention Ce... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Man charged in connection to multiple robberies in ongoing investigationthough no other information on him could be provided because police said the in
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
though no other information on him could be provided because police said the investigation is ongoing. According to public Travis County Sheriff's records, Smith has been charged with seven counts of aggravated robbery as of Monday evening. © 2017... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas Bullion Depository names former SWAT team leader director of securityAUSTIN -- The first line of defense between the outside world and Texas' gold w
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN -- The first line of defense between the outside world and Texas' gold will be Travis County Sheriff's Office veteran Bryan Whoolery, announced Lone Star Tangible Assets on Thursday. Whoolery, a 28-year employee of the office and a SWAT team... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Little Elm man accused of trafficking Austin teenmore information. The victim told police that Turner traveled from Little Elm t
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
more information. The victim told police that Turner traveled from Little Elm to Austin to pick him up and take him from Travis County to a hotel in Williamson County. The victim said he fell asleep after Turner tried to make sexual advances on... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Two injured in South Austin rollover crashAUSTIN – One person was seriously injured after a rollover crash late Sunday ni
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN – One person was seriously injured after a rollover crash late Sunday night in South Austin. Austin-Travis County EMS said they were called to the 8400 block of Brodie Lane, which is just south of Alexandria Drive, around 11:50 p.m. Sept. 17... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Man critically injured in West Austin crashAUSTIN – A man was critically injured in a crash near MoPac early Monday mornin
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN – A man was critically injured in a crash near MoPac early Monday morning, Austin-Travis County EMS said. EMS said they responded to the area of Sixth Street and Patterson Avenue shortly after 3:30 a.m. Sept. 18 for a reported crash involving... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Hundreds dive into Lake Travis for annual clean upshorelines, diving underwater to remove and recycle items left behind. Keep Au
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 days ago
shorelines, diving underwater to remove and recycle items left behind. Keep Austin Beautiful, Colorado River Alliance and Travis County Parks spearheaded the event to send a clear message -- trash travels. "Cause things are going -- could be a... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
One dead in southeast Austin crash, EMS saysAUSTIN - A man died after a vehicle collision near Austin-Bergstrom Internation
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
AUSTIN - A man died after a vehicle collision near Austin-Bergstrom International Airport Saturday night, Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services said in a tweet. EMS said the collision happened on FM 973 just before 10 p.m. A man in his 40s... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Man captures photo of suspect before being killed in road rage-related shootingobvious signs of trauma to his body. Bystanders had removed Lockett from his ve
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 4 days ago
obvious signs of trauma to his body. Bystanders had removed Lockett from his vehicle in an attempt to save him, and Austin-Travis County EMS took over resuscitation efforts when they arrived on scene. Despite that, Lockett died from his injuries... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
D.A. holding off on taking Dawnna Dukes to trial on felony chargesTRAVIS COUNTY - District Attorney Margaret Moore said she will hold off -- at l
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
TRAVIS COUNTY - District Attorney Margaret Moore said she will hold off -- at least for now -- on taking State Rep. Dawnna Dukes to trial on felony charges. Those charges, which were set for trial next month, relate to whether Dukes falsified travel... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
CrimeStoppers tip leads to cocaine seizure, police say184.21 grams (around 6.5 ounces). Police also noted in the affidavit that a 9m
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
184.21 grams (around 6.5 ounces). Police also noted in the affidavit that a 9mm pistol that had been reported stolen in Travis County and more than $16,000 in cash was found in the home. Hernandez allegedly told police the money was from selling... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Shooting victim crashes while driving to hospital, police saythe hospital. APD said the victim was shot at the intersection of Burton Drive
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
the hospital. APD said the victim was shot at the intersection of Burton Drive and Woodland Avenue late Wednesday. Austin-Travis County EMS said they were called to the intersection of Interstate 35 and Oltorf around 11:45 p.m. Wednesday, after... Read more
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FOX News
Randy Travis makes new legal move to block 2012 DWI arrest videofair game, with the exception of parts that showed below the country crooner’s
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
fair game, with the exception of parts that showed below the country crooner’s waist, which would have to be redacted. A Travis County district court agreed, as did the 3rd Court of Appeals. The Texas Supreme Court upheld that ruling in... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Texas Trump supporter tapped for Federal Election CommissionRichards, right, who are representing Austin technology company 21CT in its law
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Richards, right, who are representing Austin technology company 21CT in its lawsuit agains Frinzi, after a hearing at the Travis County Courthouse in Austin, Texas. The White House announced on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2017, that President Donald Trump... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Texas Trump supporter tapped for Federal Election CommissionRichards, right, who are representing Austin technology company 21CT in its law
Fremont Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Richards, right, who are representing Austin technology company 21CT in its lawsuit agains Frinzi, after a hearing at the Travis County Courthouse in Austin, Texas. The White House announced on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2017, that President Donald Trump... Read more
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Missoulian
Texas Trump supporter tapped for Federal Election CommissionRichards, right, who are representing Austin technology company 21CT in its law
Missoulian / Posted 6 days ago
Richards, right, who are representing Austin technology company 21CT in its lawsuit agains Frinzi, after a hearing at the Travis County Courthouse in Austin, Texas. The White House announced on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2017, that President Donald Trump... Read more
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The World
Texas Trump supporter tapped for Federal Election CommissionRichards, right, who are representing Austin technology company 21CT in its law
The World / Posted 6 days ago
Richards, right, who are representing Austin technology company 21CT in its lawsuit agains Frinzi, after a hearing at the Travis County Courthouse in Austin, Texas. The White House announced on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2017, that President Donald Trump... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Texas Trump supporter tapped for Federal Election CommissionRichards, right, who are representing Austin technology company 21CT in its law
The Times and Democrat / Posted 6 days ago
Richards, right, who are representing Austin technology company 21CT in its lawsuit agains Frinzi, after a hearing at the Travis County Courthouse in Austin, Texas. The White House announced on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2017, that President Donald Trump... Read more
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Daily Herald
Texas Trump supporter tapped for Federal Election CommissionRichards, right, who are representing Austin technology company 21CT in its law
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Richards, right, who are representing Austin technology company 21CT in its lawsuit agains Frinzi, after a hearing at the Travis County Courthouse in Austin, Texas. The White House announced on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2017, that President Donald Trump... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Woman charged in southeast Austin burglariesof the tools wished to press charges. According to the affidavit, police spoke
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 6 days ago
of the tools wished to press charges. According to the affidavit, police spoke with Wheeler the morning of Sept. 1 at the Travis County Jail. Wheeler told police she met up with a man – who was not fully identified in the affidavit – and admitted... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Court rejects Meagan Work's request to have statements to police tossed outduring 26 hours of questioning about the disappearance of Colton. Before the T
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 6 days ago
during 26 hours of questioning about the disappearance of Colton. Before the Third Court of Appeals made that decision, a Travis County district judge ruled that Cedar Park police illegally arrested Work when she made the statements. The third... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Celebrity mugshots[ + - ] Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas, turned himself in on Aug. 19, 2014, to be b
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 6 days ago
[ + - ] Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas, turned himself in on Aug. 19, 2014, to be booked and have his mug shot taken at the Travis County Justice Center after being indicted on two felony counts of abuse of power, which he called "baseless political... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Celebrity mugshots[ + - ] Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas, turned himself in on Aug. 19, 2014, to be b
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
[ + - ] Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas, turned himself in on Aug. 19, 2014, to be booked and have his mug shot taken at the Travis County Justice Center after being indicted on two felony counts of abuse of power, which he called "baseless political... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Man shot dead in northeast Austin, EMS saysAUSTIN - A man died after being shot Tuesday afternoon, Austin-Travis County Em
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 days ago
AUSTIN - A man died after being shot Tuesday afternoon, Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services said. EMS said they were called to the intersection of Parmer Lane and Dessau Road at 4:31 p.m. EMS attempted lifesaving measures on a man in his... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Reward offered for information in gun store burglarylocated at 9300 West U.S. 290. The three stole 35 firearms before fleeing the s
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 days ago
located at 9300 West U.S. 290. The three stole 35 firearms before fleeing the scene, ATF said, adding that it and the Travis County Sheriff’s Office are investigating. ATF is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
County considering replacement for STAR Flight helicoptersAUSTIN – The Travis County Commissioners Court is set Tuesday to consider repla
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 days ago
AUSTIN – The Travis County Commissioners Court is set Tuesday to consider replacing three helicopters used to transport critically injured patients to hospitals with newer models. Item 4 of the court’s Sept. 12 agenda states “Consider and take... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
In longest running memorial stair climb, firefighters remember fallen in 9/11stair climb continued on the 16th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 days ago
stair climb continued on the 16th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in Austin. Firefighters from the Austin, Travis County, Luling and Manchaca fire departments made the annual Memorial Stair Climb at the Pleasant Valley Drill Tower... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Gov. Abbott honors Eastland County deputy killed in the line of dutyPham -- Dallas Fire-Rescue Department – (Dallas County, Collin County) 1. Amir
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
Pham -- Dallas Fire-Rescue Department – (Dallas County, Collin County) 1. Amir Abdul-Khaliq -- Austin Police Department – (Travis County) 2. Lorne Bradley Ahrens -- Dallas Police Department – (Dallas County, Collin County) 3. Stacey Allen... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Pageant picks a new Miss TexasMiss Travis County Margana Wood was named the new Miss Texas at the 2017 pagean
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
Miss Travis County Margana Wood was named the new Miss Texas at the 2017 pageant on Saturday. Wood was previously named Miss Houston 2016 as part of a separate pageant and graduated from the University of Texas in 2017, according to her Facebook... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Miss Texas tries to bring Miss America crown back homegirls and even young boys," said Wood, who studied Corporate Communications at
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 9 days ago
girls and even young boys," said Wood, who studied Corporate Communications at the University of Texas. Wood represented Travis County in the Miss Texas competition and hopes to continue her education. "Last year, I was able to pay off my final... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Woman critically injured in Manor crash, EMS saysinjured and has been airlifted to the hospital after a Friday afternoon crash i
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
injured and has been airlifted to the hospital after a Friday afternoon crash involving an 18-wheeler in Manor. Austin-Travis County EMS said they were called to a four-vehicle crash at the intersection of FM 973 and Shadowglen Trace around... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Texas mother charged in death of son with cerebral palsy due to ‘severe neglect'the death of Edgar Carbajal. Based on his age and his diagnosis with cerebral p
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
the death of Edgar Carbajal. Based on his age and his diagnosis with cerebral palsy from birth, a homicide detective and a Travis County Medical Examiner’s Office investigator were called to the home. Investigators found the man in bed with more... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Three arrested in Travis County cocaine bustTRAVIS COUNTY, Texas – Authorities have identified three suspects arrested last
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas – Authorities have identified three suspects arrested last month as part of a cocaine bust in Travis County. The sheriff’s office said members of the VICE unit coordinated with SWAT, K-9 and Texas DPS Air Division to conduct... Read more
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11 News Houston
Mother charged with neglect after disabled son dies from pneumonia at homethis "was determined to be the most appropriate charge to file based on the fac
11 News Houston / Posted 11 days ago
this "was determined to be the most appropriate charge to file based on the facts of the case." Flores was booked in the Travis County Jail on a $75,000 bond on Thursday. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call APD's... Read more
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11 News Houston
Mother charged with neglect after disabled son dies from pneumonia at homethis "was determined to be the most appropriate charge to file based on the fac
11 News Houston / Posted 11 days ago
this "was determined to be the most appropriate charge to file based on the facts of the case." Flores was booked in the Travis County Jail on a $75,000 bond on Thursday. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call APD's... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Austin mother charged in death of son with cerebral palsy due to 'severe neglect'the death of Edgar Carbajal. Based on his age and his diagnosis with cerebral p
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
the death of Edgar Carbajal. Based on his age and his diagnosis with cerebral palsy from birth, a homicide detective and a Travis County Medical Examiner’s Office investigator were called to the home. Both investigating units had concerns of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Austin mom charged with neglect causing disabled son's deathher 26-year-old son afflicted with cerebral palsy, leading to his death. Erica
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 12 days ago
her 26-year-old son afflicted with cerebral palsy, leading to his death. Erica Yanet Flores is being held in the Travis County Jail under $75,000 bond on a charge of injury to a disabled individual by omission. The Austin... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Austin mom charged with neglect causing disabled son's deathher 26-year-old son afflicted with cerebral palsy, leading to his death. Erica
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 12 days ago
her 26-year-old son afflicted with cerebral palsy, leading to his death. Erica Yanet Flores is being held in the Travis County Jail under $75,000 bond on a charge of injury to a disabled individual by omission. The Austin... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Austin mom charged with neglect causing disabled son's deathher 26-year-old son afflicted with cerebral palsy, leading to his death. Erica
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 12 days ago
her 26-year-old son afflicted with cerebral palsy, leading to his death. Erica Yanet Flores is being held in the Travis County Jail under $75,000 bond on a charge of injury to a disabled individual by omission. The Austin... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Austin mom charged with neglect causing disabled son's deathher 26-year-old son afflicted with cerebral palsy, leading to his death. Erica
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 12 days ago
her 26-year-old son afflicted with cerebral palsy, leading to his death. Erica Yanet Flores is being held in the Travis County Jail under $75,000 bond on a charge of injury to a disabled individual by omission. The Austin... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Austin mom charged with neglect causing disabled son's deathher 26-year-old son afflicted with cerebral palsy, leading to his death. Erica
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 12 days ago
her 26-year-old son afflicted with cerebral palsy, leading to his death. Erica Yanet Flores is being held in the Travis County Jail under $75,000 bond on a charge of injury to a disabled individual by omission. The Austin... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Austin mom charged with neglect causing disabled son's deathher 26-year-old son afflicted with cerebral palsy, leading to his death. Erica
KXXV Waco / Posted 12 days ago
her 26-year-old son afflicted with cerebral palsy, leading to his death. Erica Yanet Flores is being held in the Travis County Jail under $75,000 bond on a charge of injury to a disabled individual by omission. The Austin... Read more
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