Sexual relationship between district attorney intern, accuser forces DA to step down from cases
Bexar County District Attorney Joe Gonzales formally recused his office from four felony cases against a San Antonio attorney this month, days after a former DA intern acknowledged in court that he had a sexual relationship with the alleged victim.
Warrant: Former San Marcos police officer head-butted wife, kicked child in pattern of family assault
A San Marcos Police Department officer who resigned last week amid allegations that he repeatedly assaulted family members is accused of head butting his wife during a holiday cookout and kicking an 11-year-old boy in his back, arrest warrants obtained Wednesday by KSAT Investigates confirm.
San Antonio paramedic fired after felony family violence conviction
SAN ANTONIO A San Antonio Fire Department paramedic found guilty of a felony family violence charge earlier this year has been terminated, paperwork released to the KSAT 12 Defenders confirmed Tuesday. Barry Uhr, 45, was convicted by a jury of continuous family violence in early March and later sentenced to serve five years probation, Bexar County court records show. Confirmation of Uhrs termination comes a year after a Bexar County grand jury indicted him on felony charges of continuous family violence and recklessly causing bodily injury to a child. Uhr was arrested twice in six months in 2018, following a pair of incidents at a home in far Southeast Bexar County. The incident happened as Uhr was attempting to remove her from a moving vehicle, according to previous records released by the Bexar County Sheriff's Office.
SA man, son of prominent Tejano singer, accused of choking girlfriend against refrigerator
SAN ANTONIO The son of a well-known Tejano singer was arrested in San Antonio on Thursday, days after investigators said he lifted up his girlfriend by the neck and choked her against a refrigerator. Michael Anthony Salgado, 27, is charged with strangulation of a family member, a third-degree felony. Public records confirm Salgado is the son of prominent Tejano singer Michael Salgado. Salgado smashed her cellphone, but she was able to activate another phone and call police as she and the child escaped the home, the warrant states. The elder Salgado is a singer and accordionist who has had several songs make it onto the Latin American music charts.