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Theft Leads Monday Arrests

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jul 22, 2014

Thirty-two individuals were put behind bars on Monday, four of those for theft, three for possession and three for public intoxication. Two more were arrested each for DWI and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. One individual was jailed fo rresisting arrest, one for organized crime, one for assault and one for possession on Sunday.

Thirty-seven inmates were released.

Police Iron Out Pay Raise Contract

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jul 21, 2014

The San Angelo Coalition of Police (SACOP) has tidied up some of the language in the contract they hope to ratify and pass for a proposed police pay raise Monday, after a roughly two-hour caucus in which the team re-worked the phrasing of a portion of the first draft.

Police: Walmart Thief Charged with Drug Possession

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jul 21, 2014

A man and woman attempting to steal from Walmart were apprehended Friday evening after a short vehicle pursuit, crash, and foot pursuit that ended in southwest San Angelo.

Stardust Installs Temporary Sewer Line Fix

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jul 21, 2014

The Stardust Mobile Home Park is installing a temporary pumping operation to bypass its leaking sewer line, a short-term remedy that will allow for continued water service to residents until the faulty line is permanently replaced.

Seven Arrested for Public Intoxication Sunday

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jul 21, 2014

Alcohol was a leading factor in Sunday arrests, when seven of 26 booked into the county jail were locked up on public intoxication charges. An additional two were charged with driving while intoxicated, as well as two for possession and one for marijuana.

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Nears 60th Anniversary

by Matt McDaniel

Jul 21, 2014

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes is celebrating its 60th anniversary in November, as a Campus Ministry initiated and led by student-athletes and their coaches on junior high, high school and college campuses.

Baby Recovering Well From Crash Sunday; Mother's Funeral Today

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jul 19, 2014

Less than a week after the loss of his mother in a tragic car accident on Highway US 67, two-year-old James Abney is out of the hospital and recovering well, his grandmother, Robin Abney, reports.

Venom Softball Teams Prepare for World Series, Midnight Madness Tournament

by Matt McDaniel

Jul 19, 2014

The girls of the West Texas Venom Fastpitch softball teams, who travel the state playing in highly-competitive tournaments, are having an exciting summer as they rack up wins and improve their skills.

VIDEO: Walmart Theft, Crash and Foot Pursuit Ends in Arrest of Two, Suspect Transported to Hospital

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jul 18, 2014

A couple attempting to steal an undisclosed amount of wares from Walmart was apprehended Friday evening after a short vehicle and foot pursuit and crash in southwest San Angelo.

Sergeant Cade Solsbery of the San Angelo Police Department said that the couple were ale to evade Walmart’s loss prevention staff and entered a vehicle with a male subject driving.

Officers Find Guns, 14 Grams of Meth in Traffic Stop

by Chelsea Reinhard

Jul 18, 2014

Just before 1:00 a.m. Friday, July 18, San Angelo Police Patrol Officer C. Bradshaw conducted a traffic stop on a grey, 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe in the 3100 block of Patrick Street for an equipment violation.  The vehicle was occupied by three people.