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Wilson County News
November 8, 2013, 1:15pm
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NIXON -- Sheriff’s deputies from Wilson and Gonzales counties are searching the area of C.R. 116 northwest of here after officials say a group of suspected illegal aliens fled following a vehicular pursuit Nov. 8.

Wilson County Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr. said that Wilson County Deputy Emanuel Fultz reported observing a Chevrolet cargo van roll through a stop sign on F.M. 1681 in the Union Valley area before 9:30 a.m. Fultz, who was driving in front of the vehicle, pulled over to let the van pass before attempting to initiate a traffic stop.

The driver fled onto C.R. 477, then continued into Gonzales County where the road changes to C.R. 116, Tackitt said. The driver then crashed through a fence before an estimated 15 occupants bailed out of the vehicle. As of 12:45 p.m., no one had been captured.

Tackitt urges anyone in the area who observes suspicious activity or suspicious people to call 911.
 

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squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
November 14, 2013 1:28pm
 
Sounds like a good idea since Mexico is one of our top three trading partners and Monterrey is a major business hub. San Antonio would certainly benefit but I'm not sure about Pandora. Mexico would pay for almost half. Laredo ... More ›

 
Ex-Tiger  
CA  
November 14, 2013 9:56am
 
Notsonewsworthy.. Sounds like a waste of tax payer money. Are there really that many people traveling from the U.S. to Monterrey as there are from Monterrey to the U.S.?

 
NotSoNewsWorthy  
Floresville  
November 13, 2013 8:14pm
 
Hey, did you all hear that our Congressman wants to have a high speed train from here all the way down to Monterrey, Mexico? That should really help cut down on the illegal trafficking problem, right? Not!

 
Ex-Tiger  
CA  
November 13, 2013 8:54am
 
Squawk box.... It all depends if they qualify. I have my doubts. :)

 
squawk box  
Pandora, Tx  
November 13, 2013 6:19am
 
Ex tiger....POPFO Do those certified get one of those blue USDA stamps ? :) RetiredinLavernia.....Annual weight checks....Then, Barney would be Chief.

 
retiredinlavernia  
lavernia  
November 12, 2013 4:21pm
 
It would seem like comman sense for yearly physical tests to keep a LEO license including max wt to height ratio. It is also obvious that there is not. Why???

 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
November 12, 2013 3:13pm
 
Stop picking on Sergeant Schultz....Kemo Sabe

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
November 12, 2013 11:20am
 
I am wondering exactly why we still try to apprehend these illegals. When they are caught ICE does nothing to them. After all they are potential demo voters. After amnesty.

 
Ex-Tiger  
CA  
November 11, 2013 10:39pm
 
Your the idiot. I know you have to be certified. People often get certified but are not qualified. If an officer chases a suspect on foot for fifty yards and is gasping for air that would make him certified but not fully qualified ... More ›

 
POFPO  
Floresville  
November 11, 2013 8:34pm
 
You idiot, you have to be certified to be a Peace Officer!

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