Tag: crime

Man arrested on aggravated sexual assault charge

By PETE BANDA Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com A 17-year-old San Benito man was arrested last week for aggravated sexual assault and prohibited sexual contact. According to a press release, Jose Alfonso Torres-Munoz was apprehended on Thursday, March 26th after his victim, a female family member, made an outcry to a school administrator which led to an …

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Man who pulled gun had ongoing dispute with brother-in-law


By HEATHER CATHLEEN COX Staff Writer Reporter@sbnewspaper.com According to Justice of the Peace David Garza, the incident that happened on Sunday, Dec. 21 in which a man pulled a gun on his brother-in-law, was part of an ongoing dispute between the two. As previously reported in the San Benito News, Charles Lopez Sr. was arrested on …

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CONSIDER THIS: The Crimes that Affect Us

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com I had an interesting conversation with a young girl on Friday. We were discussing what she liked to the read in the newspaper, what would prompt her friends to pick up a copy and what exactly discourages teenagers from reading what’s in the news. At age 17, Jennifer Garcia …

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