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Two behind bars after high-speed pursuit


Two behind bars after high-speed pursuit
Sgt. Thomas Silvas (from left), Deputy Jeff Roser, and Cpl. Gary Laughlin Jr. of the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office attempt to subdue a suspect near the intersection of Sutherland Springs Road and U.S. 181 Feb. 15 following a high-speed pursuit. WILLIAM J. GIBBS JR.


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Wilson County News
February 16, 2011, 9:08pm
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FLORESVILLE (Revised) -- Two Floresville men have been taken into custody Feb. 16 following a high-speed pursuit on U.S. 181 here.

Joe Tellez and his brother, Roger, were apprehended near the intersection of U.S. 181 and Sutherland Springs Road at approximately 7:15 p.m. This was after Joe Tellez allegedly led members of the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office, Floresville Police Department, and Texas Department of Public Safety on a chase that started south of Floresville.

Joe Tellez is charged with evading arrest or detention with a vehicle and other charges are pending, said Sgt. Thomas Silvas of the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office. Roger Tellez is charged with interference with public duties. Bond has not been set for either of the men as both are awaiting an appearance before a magistrate judge.
 

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Give Us Our Country Back  
Ca  
February 23, 2011 9:48pm
 
Give these cops a break! This is the most action they will ever get to see in "Dodge" let them have their fun. Good job to sherrif Roscoe and his deputy Enos.

 
Sam Eagle  
Muppet Land  
February 23, 2011 5:06pm
 
http://www.wilsoncountynews.com/article.php?id=32897&n=breaking-news-officers-return-fire-at-gunman According to this, they got hit. "Peppered" is still hit.

 
N  
floresville  
February 23, 2011 4:20pm
 
Yes they were....talk to them yourself, I know several of the officers, including one that was shot mister know it all. I'm sure you know everything though.

 
res  
floresville  
February 23, 2011 4:17pm
 
They were shot at not shot!!

 
N  
floresville  
February 23, 2011 1:25pm
 
Yes they did get shot and the guy is still alive...shows how much you know. They were pelted with birdshot smarty pants. And that guy deserved to get shot after he ambushed those officers for no reason. Wow you are just as ... More ›

 
JG  
Floresville  
February 22, 2011 9:54pm
 
Had Enough, you might want to keep your "personel" opinions about this "sitution" to yourself. You should spend a day in another's shoes before your "not sure" mouth makes you sound dumber ... More ›

 
res  
floresville  
February 22, 2011 9:09am
 
Nobody got shot besides the guy who died!! And when one of these deputies kills someone or gets in a bad wreck for driving to fast then you all will be on the other side!!

 
Jane Q Citizen  
Wilson Co  
February 22, 2011 9:08am
 
Thanks everyone that had the sense to know that these Deputies, Troopers and Officers were not chasing a person for no reason. I am sure there was a reason, and a good one.

 
crenshaw.glen@yahoo.com  
Floresville  
February 21, 2011 9:28pm
 
Kristine and had enough. The Officer's has no way of knowing who was in the vehicle during the pursuit. Maybe he just killed someone or maybe he was a pedophile and just kidnapped a child (maybe your child). Would you like ... More ›

 
TigerLily  
Floresville  
February 21, 2011 3:45pm
 
Congratulations to our law enforcement officials for apprehending these two individuals! Now find the persons who burglarized the pawn shop. They are probably here in Floresville and someone is helping them out.

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