Drive-by shooting death of 2-year-old orchestrated by second suspect, affidavit alleges
A teenager is in jail on a capital murder charge following the shooting death of a 2-year-old girl but the man San Antonio police believe orchestrated the entire thing is still under investigation and has not been arrested.
Man charged with killing own daughter faced massive tax liens, defaulted on golf membership payments
A San Antonio nurse practitioner accused of shooting his ex-wife and two young children Monday, killing the youngest victim, faced tens of thousands of dollars in unpaid golf membership dues, Bexar County court records obtained by KSAT Investigates show.
Mom puts her son’s murder details on a South Side billboard to conjure new leads
A San Antonio mom is taking drastic measures to find the person who murdered her son six months ago. To prevent the case from going cold, she took out an enormous billboard ad just a block away from where her son was killed.
Indictment: Woman convicted of murdering husband provided false payroll info in $9 million scheme
A woman convicted in 2016 of murdering her husband during a road rage incident provided false payroll information over a seven-year period in order to avoid more than $9 million in payments, Texas Department of Insurance officials confirmed Thursday.
Man who skipped murder trial last year arrested in Mexico, extradited to Bexar County, DA’s office says
Investigators with the Bexar County District Attorney’s Office assigned to the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force have located and extradited a man charged with murder to Bexar County, according to the DA’s office.
San Antonio mother frustrated with Bexar County justice system one year after son’s death
San Antonio – A San Antonio family is disappointed with the Bexar County justice system after the alleged killer of their loved one bonded out of jail and is still awaiting trial. San Antonio police say Edison Carraman, 22, his cousin, allegedly pulled the trigger. Kristopher’s mother, Michele Carraman, said she feels the justice system has failed their family. “Kristopher was a happy, humble, outgoing father, son, grandson, brother, friend whose life was taken way too soon,” Michele Carraman said through tears. There is no replacing him.”Since the shooting, Michele Carraman said she has been calling non-stop to see when Edison Carraman would finally be tried by a jury.
San Antonio police seeking help to track down suspects in murder case
The San Antonio Police Department is seeking the public’s help to identify three suspects in the murder of Tito Roman on March 17. SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Police Department is seeking the public’s help to identify three suspects in the murder of Tito Roman on March 17. Roman was found with a gunshot wound after 2:30 a.m., Wednesday, at the Home Suites motel in the 4900 block of Northwest Loop 410, police said. Police said Roman was at the location with a woman before being shot by two men. More on KSAT:Man shot, killed during argument at NW Side motel, police sayMotorcyclist killed in crash on Northeast Side, SA police say
Gang-affiliated suspect charged with murder in fatal West Side shooting, police say
SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police have tracked down the suspect in a shooting that left one man dead in his car on the West Side. Francisco Miranda, 31, is facing a murder charge. The shooting happened last Thursday in the 300 block of South San Augustine Avenue. Police say Miranda held someone at gunpoint and forced that person to drive Miranda away from the scene. Witnesses were able to help officers track down Miranda, and he was arrested Friday morning.
Universal City family mourns nurse, mother of five killed in murder-suicide
UNIVERSAL CITY, Texas – A Universal City family is mourning the devastating loss of their loved one after she was gunned down during a murder-suicide case Schertz police are currently investigating. “She was a very empathetic person,” Gonzales said. They said as they take things a day at a time, they are going to stay faithful through this time of suffering. “You think they are always going to be there and don’t think events like this is going to happen. We just have to stay strong and be there for each other as we get through this.”RELATED: Man, woman killed in apparent murder-suicide in Schertz identified
San Marcos police make arrest after first murder of 2021
SAN MARCOS, Texas – San Marcos police arrested a 59-year-old man connected with the murder of a 33-year-old man at a local hotel. Officers were called to the Econo Lodge Hotel and found a man dead inside one of the rooms on Tuesday night. An investigation led officers to the suspect, Melvin George Nicholas Jr., and an arrest warrant was issued for his arrest, police said. An autopsy report from the Travis County Medical Examiner’s Office is pending in the case. Police say this is the first homicide in San Marcos in 2021.
Man arrested, charged in murder of 23-year-old on Christmas Eve, police say
SAN ANTONIO – A man is now behind bars after San Antonio police say he’s responsible for a murder that happened on Christmas Eve. According to an arrest affidavit, 42-year-old Adara Christopher Davis has been charged in the death of 23-year-old James Anthony Vargas. A witness told police the suspect arrived at the home with a baseball bat and accused Vargas of stealing from him. The suspect was later identified as Davis and he was taken into custody. RELATED: Man indicted for murder after allegedly running over ex-wife with pickup truck
Man indicted for murder after allegedly running over ex-wife with pickup truck
David Estrada Jr., 30, has been indicted for murder in the death of Dominga Pesqueda. A man who is accused of running over his ex-wife with a pickup truck, resulting in her death, in September of last year has been formally charged. The Bexar County District Attorney’s Office said Friday that David Estrada Jr., 30, has been indicted for murder in the death of Dominga Pesqueda. Officials determined that he had been driving the truck at the time of the incident and he was booked for murder. RELATED: Ex-husband charged with murder after woman fatally struck by pickup truck, SAPD says
San Antonio police seeks help finding suspects in double-murder case
SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are asking for the public’s help in finding the suspects wanted for the murders of Vanessa Mujica and Kyle Warren. Police said Mujica and Warren were shot during an apparent drug transaction and later died from their injuries. The suspects were last seen fleeing the scene in a four-door, dark-colored Acura TL toward Timber View Drive, according to officials. Anyone with more information on the incident is urged to contact the San Antonio Police Department’s Public Information Office at 210-207-7579. RELATED: San Antonio police ask for public’s help to find person of interest in cutting case