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Section A: General News


Police: Dispute over $20 ends in arrest of local teen




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LA VERNIA -- Police say an Oct. 2 argument over an alleged $20 debt has led to one of the two parties involved being charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

According to Chief Bruce Ritchey of the La Vernia Police Department, 18-year-old Tyler Wayne Wright approached a 16-year-old male in the parking lot of the H-E-B shopping center on U.S. 87 and demanded payment of the debt. When the juvenile denied owing Wright any money, Wright allegedly drew a knife and chased the juvenile, who also eventually produced a knife. Neither teen was injured.

Police issued a warrant for Wright’s arrest and he was taken into custody Oct. 3 and booked into the Wilson County Jail. According to jail records, Wilson County Pct. 4 Justice of the Peace Richard “Dickie” Jackson set Wright’s bond at $20,000, which he paid prior to his release Oct. 4.

If convicted, Wright faces up to 20 years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000.
 

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