Hays County Sheriff

Hays County Sheriff's Office
January 14, 2019 - 10:13 am
SAN MARCOS (KJCE) -- The body of a Kyle man missing since December 28 has been recovered, officials said Monday. San Marcos Police say a hiker found the body around 2:45 p.m. Saturday afternoon in the 1800 block of River Road, in the Blanco River. Police and EMS crews responded and found the body...
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Hays County Sheriff's Office
January 04, 2019 - 2:55 pm
KYLE, Texas (KJCE) -- Officials are searching for a Kyle man missing since late last week. 32-year old Omar Maya-Rangel left his home in Kyle on December 28, according to the Hays County Sheriff's Office. His green Ford Expedition was found on Monday in Caldwell County just outside of San Marcos...
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Hays County Sheriff's Office
December 20, 2018 - 3:37 pm
BUDA, Texas (KJCE) -- Two people have been charged with first-degree murder in the July death of a Buda man, officials announced Thursday. Hays County Sheriff's deputies responded to the 200 block of Brandon's Way just after 7:45 a.m. on July 26. Inside the residence, deputies found 36-year old...
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Hays County Sheriff's Office
July 27, 2018 - 5:08 pm
BUDA (KJCE) -- Hays County officials say a case involving a man found dead in a Buda home Thursday morning is being investigated as a homicide. Officials say 36-year old Brandon Lamont Fotnette was found deceased around 8:30 a.m. Thursday in a home in the 200 block of Brandons Way in Buda. The...
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July 26, 2018 - 3:56 pm
BUDA (KJCE) -- Hays County officials are investigating a dead body found in Buda Thursday morning. Officials say deputies responded to a Check Welfare call in the 200 block of Brandons Way in Buda around 8:30 a.m. Thursday morning. While investigating the scene, deputies found a deceased adult male...
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Hays County Sheriff's Office
April 11, 2018 - 4:41 pm
DRIPPING SPRINGS (KJCE) -- A Dripping Springs High School student is in custody on drug charges after three other students overdosed on LSD, officials say. The Hays County Sheriff's Office says deputies have responded to three separate drug overdose calls involving students at Dripping Springs High...
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Hays County Sheriff's Office
November 11, 2017 - 10:33 pm
DRIPPING SPRINGS (KJCE) -- The search is on for two suspects involved in the robbery of a jewelry store in Dripping Springs Saturday morning. The Hays County Sheriff's Office says it received a report of an aggravated robbery at Vik's Jewelers at 598 East Highway 290 in Dripping Springs around 11:...
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August 17, 2017 - 7:03 am
HAYS COUNTY (KJCE) -- A San Marcos man was arrested Wednesday after making a threat to 9-1-1. Hays County Sheriff's officials say 35-year old Chance Bandy of San Marcos called 9-1-1 at 9:26 a.m. Wednesday morning, asking to talk to a detective or a sergeant. When the 9-1-1 dispatcher asked him some...
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Dreamstime
March 29, 2017 - 9:52 pm
(Kyle/KJCE) The Hays County Sheriff's Office responded to yet another Impersonating a Public Servant traffic stop call Monday evening. At approximately 8:30 p.m., a male motorist was on FM 2001 near Windy Hill Road when a pickup truck began following the motorist and activated red and blue...
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Hays County Sheriff
March 22, 2017 - 8:57 pm
(Hays County/KJCE) Hays County officials are searching for a suspect who was impersonating a peace officer last week. HCSO says the call came in just before midnight on March 16. A driver and her friend were on F.M. 2001 near Goforth Road in Kyle, when a vehicle described as a white or silver...
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