Fredericksburg Christmas parade cancelled due to Friday’s potential storms

FREDERICKSBURG, Tx. (HCBN)- The Light The Night Christmas Parade that was set to happen this Friday, December 7, has been cancelled by the Fredericksburg Chamber of Commerce. They cite that the reason for the cancellation is because of the storms and high winds that are possible in the area on Friday night. “The safety of our parade entrants, guests and attendees is our primary concern,” …

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Body of missing woman found, homicide being investigated

FREDERICKSBURG, Tx. (HCBN)- A press release from the Gillespie County Sheriff’s Office was issued November 23rd saying that the body of Martha Christie Garza was found on some property in the Pecan Creek area. On the 23rd, around 6:15 AM, hunters found her body and contacted authorities. The Gillespie Count Sheriff’s Office stated that Garza was reported missing on November 17. Her death is being …

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MISSING PERSON: Martha Christie Garza – Gillespie County

GILLESPIE COUNTY, Tx. (HCBN) — The Gillespie County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance with any information involving a missing person case. A press release issued Monday said, “Martha Christie Garza, 43, was reported missing by her mother on Sunday, November 18, 2018. Martha resides in Gillespie County and was last seen at approximately 11:30 PM on Saturday, November 17th.” “Her purse and medications …

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UPDATE: Two confirmed fatalities after plane crash in Fredericksburg

FREDERICKSBURG, Tx. (HCBN) (11/18/2018)- Two victims have been confirmed dead at this time due to the plane crash that happened in the afternoon hours of November 17, 2018. A statement released by MacDonald Companies President Justin MacDonald reads, “According to law enforcement sources and eyewitness accounts, the plane was destroyed upon impact, killing both occupants. No other injuries or casualties were reported among bystanders on …

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Alleged child abduction scam reported by Fredericksburg Police

FREDERICKSBURG, TX- A scam was recently reported in a press release from the Fredericksburg Police Department. Officers say that a local mother received a call from someone claiming to have abducted her daughter and she was being held for ransom. The mother traveled to HEB with the intention of electronically wiring a few thousand dollars for the ransom request. FPD Bike Patrol officers were able …

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Murder in Fredericksburg, Suspected Illegal Immigrant Charged with Crime

FREDERICKSBURG, TX – On Monday morning, October 15, 2018, Paola Lizzethe Guzman Aguilar, age 22, was found unresponsive by her family members at her apartment located in the 400 block of East Walnut Street. After Aguilar was transported by EMS to Hill Country Memorial Hospital, she was pronounced dead, according to the Fredericksburg Police Department. Along with Aguilar, her three-year-old child was found at the scene …

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