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Oscar Acosta will spend 41 months in a federal prison

BRYAN MAN SENTENCED FOR VALENTINES DAY SEX ASSAULT

A Bryan man caught having sex with a 14 year old girl at the Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area on Valentines Day has been sentenced to 41 months in a…

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TWO YEARS FOR CHOKING WIFE

A 46-year old Bryan man was sentenced to two years in prison for attempting to choke his wife in an incident in December. District Court Judge Reva Towslee-Corbett sentence Derrick…

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MAN SENTENCE TO 12 YEARS FOR HITTING WOMAN WITH A HAMMER

A 27-year old Brenham man was sentenced to 12 years in prison for an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Judge Reva Towslee Corbett handed down the tough sentence in…

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TWELVE INDICTMENTS IN AUSTIN COUNTY

The grand jury in Austin County had a busy session last week.   Robberies and drug charges led the way for 12 indictments handed down last week by the Austin County…

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THREE CONVICTIONS INVOLVING EXCESSIVE FORCE

Assistant District Attorney Eric Berg says the three guilty pleas in this week’s session of the 21st district court involved the use of excessive force by people in authority of…

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NAVASOTA MAN SENTENCED FOR KILLING ‘BEST FRIEND’

A 29-year old Navasota man will spend the next ten years in prison after a Brazos County jury found him guilty of killing ‘his best friend’ in a rural bar…

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IOLA FD EMBEZZLEMENT CASE BEING SETTLED

After a two-year investigation, the Iola Fire Department will be getting a portion of the estimated $40,000 that was allegedly embezzled from the department by the fire officials. Forty-one year…

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THIRTY-THREE YEAR SENTENCE FOR DRUG DEALER

Thirteen felony convictions ranging from robbery, assault, family violence, and numerous drug offenses meant a 33 year prison sentence for a Brenham man in this week’s session of the 21st district…

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RELATIVES INDICTED ON UNRELATED DRUG CHARGES

Two related people were indicted on unrelated drug delivery charges in this week’s session of the 21st district court grand jury. Assistant District Attorney Eric Berg said that 47-year old…

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THUESEN DEFENSE LAWYER SAYS SHE TRIED TO KEEP HER CLIENT OFF DEATH ROW

The defense attorney for John Thuesen, a convicted murderer who is trying to have his death sentence overturned in a court hearing in Brazos County this week, says she did…