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Cedar Park police on announced a trio of arrests in last week’s shooting death of a member of the U.S. Air Force. In a press conference Monday afternoon, Cedar Park Police Chief Sean Mannix … more
A Leander ISD teacher was killed on Saturday night when a dispute with a neighbor turned violent. Adam Ladner, 41, a science teacher and girls soccer coach at Running Brushy Middle School in … more
City of Austin Utilities has discovered that at least one customer had someone visit her house and tell her that her utilities would be disconnected if she didn't make a payment within a short time … more
Cedar Park police arrested a man who allegedly opened fire on police outside a home near the intersection of Little Elm Trail and Wren Circle Tuesday night. Police say they arrived on the scene … more
The parents of two Cedar Park girls, aged 5 and 6, accused of never sending their children to school or teaching them to communicate have both been arrested and charged with first-degree … more
The Austin Police Department is investigating the shooting of a teenage girl who was in the middle of entering a SUV with friends while outside the Homegoods store at the Lakeline Mall, according to … more
Leander police are investigating a local man who was hurt while making homemade explosives at his house when some of the materials caught fire and caused an explosion Saturday evening, according to a … more
A Williamson County correctional officer has been arrested and charged with introduction of contraband into the Williamson County Jail. A public statement was released Wednesday afternoon by the … more

Two Cedar Park parents were arrested Friday, July 26, and charged with Injury to a Child as the Cedar Park Police Department investigates the circumstances surrounding extensive injuries to a 7-week old infant.

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The Round Rock Police Department on Thursday arrested a man in connection with a shooting at an apartment complex at 2500 Louis Henna Blvd that left one person injured.

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The Leander Police Department is asking residents to help identify two suspects after they were recorded using a stolen credit card. Two suspects are alleged to have taken a Leander resident’s … more
A Leander teenager has been arrested and accused of uploading a video of him and his girlfriend, a Leander High School Student, having sex to a popular pornography website. The man, 18-year-old … more

Dolls positioned to depict the graphic dismemberment of a black athlete or a joke about date rape were just some of the heavily criticized, now-deleted Facebook posts by a Williamson County Sheriff’s Office commander, who was the focus of a recent report by the Southern Poverty Law Center. 

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A pair of Austin psychologists were found guilty this month of conspiracy and fraud in a healthcare kickback scheme. A 68-year-old Cedar Park man pleaded guilty earlier in the case.William Joseph … more
The gunman in Sunday’s fatal shooting in Cedar Park was still at large on Tuesday. The shooting claimed the life of 22-year-old Austin Robert Burroughs, an active duty member of the military … more

“It was me, I called him, I killed him."

The main suspect in last week's  fatal drive-by shooting had threatened the victim over exchanging texts with the suspect's ex-girlfriend, according to the police affidavit filed in Williamson County District Court.

The affidavit said Jose Ivan Aviles Loza, 26, of Bastrop, specifically targeted Fernando Lopez Chapparo, 22, of Austin, Aug. 3 at the intersection of East Whitestone Boulevard and the 183-A tollway in Cedar Park.

Police believe Loza may have used an  an AK-47 rifle.

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