WATCH LIVE: City officials to discuss a 'New Braunfels Police Department matter’
SAN ANTONIO – Update:New Braunfels officials released an expletive-laced video of a traffic stop, which showed a Black man who was pulled over, tased and handcuffed by an officer over a “dirty license plate.”Read more here. Original:The mayor and city manager of New Braunfels are holding a news conference on Monday morning to discuss a “New Braunfels Police Department matter.”Mayor Rusty Brockman and city manager Robert Camareno are slated to speak at 10 a.m. The news conference will be livestreamed in this article. Delays are possible, if there is not a livestream in this article, check back at a later time. Details regarding the news conference are limited at this time.
Man charged with intoxication manslaughter after head-on crash killed young woman, officials say
NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas – A New Braunfels man is charged with intoxication manslaughter after crashing head-on with another vehicle, resulting in the death of a 28-year-old woman, police said. The crash happened at 2:15 a.m., Sunday, in the 2500 block of Highway 46 South at Center Street. The driver of the pickup truck, Jacob Perez, 33, of New Braunfels, and his six-year-old daughter suffered minor injuries from the crash. Perez was then taken to the Guadalupe County Jail where he was charged with intoxication manslaughter. RELATED: SAPD: 1 man killed, 4 others hospitalized after high-speed crash on Northwest Side
WATCH: Close encounter with escaped zebra caught on camera
NEW BRAUNFELS - The death of two zebras that escaped their pens in New Braunfels has sparked a police investigation into the incident. The zebra darted right by Kuhns car and she captured the moment on dashcam video. The zebra was eventually tranquilized and airlifted back to the property by the zebras previous owners. The second zebra returned to the property on its own, but escaped the pen again on Thursday morning, police said. The second zebra was then found dead by police outside a fenced area on the property.