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Wilson County News
December 31, 2011, 1:35pm
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Sheriff's deputies from Bexar and Wilson counties are outside a home on C.R. 164, where they are currently involved in a hostage standoff.

According to Wilson County Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr., an unidentified man drove to the home with his wife as his hostage after he shot and killed his brother outside San Antonio earlier this morning. The identities of the other parties also have not been confirmed.

Tackitt said an air support unit is en route to conduct a flyover and that the Bexar County Sheriff's Office tactical unit also is en route to assist with operations on the ground.

The Wilson County News will update this story online as more information becomes available.
 

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William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
January 5, 2012 9:36am
 
More information about the fire is planned for the Jan. 11 print edition.

 
arthur ximenez  
floresville, TX  
January 5, 2012 9:32am
 
It was an old abandoned house on pine and 1 st street.

 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
January 4, 2012 9:50am
 
Because of the short print deadline ahead of the New Year's Day holiday, this story did not make it into the Jan. 4 issue. We intend to have a full story in the Jan. 11 print edition. According to officials from the Wilson ... More ›

 
One Voice  
Floresville  
January 1, 2012 11:52am
 
I am going to use this blog to ask a question. Last night there was a huge fire in Floresville. The fire truck look like it headed somewhere behind the catholic church and railroad tracks. Somewhere around 9 pm. I wonder ... More ›

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
December 31, 2011 2:33pm
 
Just posted.

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