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BCSO: Sandbagger targets motorists on U.S. 181




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Wilson County News
July 25, 2014, 4:13pm
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The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two reports of someone dropping sandbags from overpasses on U.S. 181 in the Elmendorf area.

According to sheriff’s office spokesman Rosanne Hughes, officials received a call at approximately 3 a.m. July 25 about a female passenger in a small sedan who was being treated in the Connally Memorial Medical Center in Floresville after being hit by a filled sandbag. Hughes said the object entered the vehicle when it ricocheted off the windshield, after being dropped from the overpass at U.S. 181 and Loop 1604.

A second call was received at roughly the same time from a driver on U.S. 181 who reported that his truck was damaged when a sandbag dropped from the railroad trestle near CPS Energy’s Calaveras power plant. Hughes said the driver was not injured.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is urged to call the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office Tip Line at 210-335-TIPS (8477).
 

Your Opinions and Comments

 
Irritated  
Wilson County  
July 29, 2014 2:15pm
 
Somebody watch the Good Son one to many times?

 
Turbo  
Wilson County  
July 28, 2014 7:22pm
 
Don't loose sight of the fact that someone dropping a sandbag on your vehicle is using that sandbag as what any reasonable person would consider a deadly weapon. Defend yourself and other motorists in danger accordingly and ... More ›

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
July 28, 2014 2:31pm
 
Certainly not in my backyard! These things always happen to someone else, don't they? (I'm being facetious, of course.)

 
New Guy  
Wilson County  
July 28, 2014 8:50am
 
Senior: Where do you expect to see this?

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
July 26, 2014 9:41pm
 
This is not something that we expect to see so close to home.

 
William J. Gibbs Jr.  
WCN  
July 25, 2014 4:52pm
 
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