City Arrests

Alcohol, drugs

Hannah Marie Cortez, 23, of 103 E. Third was arrested at 6:22 p.m. Wednesday, July 24 for possession of drug paraphernalia after officers stopped her in the 100 block of Hoskins Broadway. Processed locally, she paid a fine and was released later that night.


Mark Anthony Garcia, 28, listed as homeless in El Campo, was arrested at 10:47 a.m. Wednesday, July 24 on warrants for being a bondsman off bond – two counts of failure to identify and a single count of theft, running a stop sign, no driver’s license, violating a promise to appear and forgery. Processed, he was transferred to the Wharton County Jail later that morning.

City Incidents


Burglars struck a home in the 300 block of South Mechanic around 5 p.m. Saturday, July 20. A New Orleans Saints backpack was stolen along with shoes, a watch and shaver. Loss exceeds $300.

A hit-and-run was reported in the 1200 block of Business sometime after 9 p.m. Saturday, July 20. Two vehicles received minor damage, estimated collectively at $600.

Debit or credit card abuse was reported at H-E-B, 306 N. Mechanic, around 7:40 p.m. Monday, July 22. Loss exceeds $100.

A $900 blue iPhone XR was stolen from Walmart, 3413 West Loop, around 11:15 p.m. Wednesday, July 24.

County Jail Bookings

Alcohol, drugs

Jesus Andres Sanchez, 25, of 4531 Boldt in San Antonio was arrested by state troopers at 12:15 p.m. Wednesday, July 24 on two Bexar County warrants for possession of a controlled substance.

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