Tag: DWI

Man arrested for DWI had child with him

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com A San Benito man was arrested Saturday for driving while intoxicated with his 2-year-old son in the vehicle, police said. Detective Rogelio Banda Jr. of the San Benito Police Department reported Monday that 26-year-old Roberto Trejo of San Benito was arrested for DWI with a child passenger, a state …

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Teen injured in DWI wreck dies

By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ Managing Editor editor@sbnewspaper.com LOS FRESNOS – One life is gone and another changed forever after a teenager involved in a car accident during Spring Break on the Island succumbed to his injuries Wednesday night. Sixteen-year-old Alex Soto, a junior at Los Fresnos High School, died from injuries sustained in a DWI wreck …

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Spring Breakers prompt increased traffic enforcement in SB

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com A 22-year-old Spring Breaker from San Benito was arrested early Friday morning on her way back from South Padre Island. According to a police report, Jessica Martinez was pulled over by a San Benito police officer at approximately 3:28 a.m. on the 100 block of Palomita Street for …

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Police: ICE agent arrested for DWI

By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ Staff Writer reporter@sbnewspaper.com A Rio Hondo man and US Homeland Security agent assigned to the Immigration Customs Enforcement agency was arrested early Sunday morning for allegedly driving while intoxicated in San Benito. According to a police report, at approximately 3:24 a.m. a San Benito police officer observed a grey 2008 Chevrolet …

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