BEXAR COUNTY, TX. (THECOUNT) — Madison O’Neil, of Cibolo, Texas and Taina Rivera, of Schertz, Texas, have been identified as the victims in a Friday two-vehicle crash in Bexar County.
O’Neil, 19, and 17-year-old Rivera, were both killed Friday in a two-vehicle crash near Schertz.
According to reports, O’Neil was operating a Nissan Altima with Rivera as her passenger on FM3009 near Webster Drive in Schertz, when the vehicle came into contact with a Jeep Cherokee, operated by 17-year-old Thomas Wentworth of San Antonio, around 1 a.m. Friday.
O’Neil was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.
Rivera was transported to an area hospital where she was later pronounced dead of blunt force injuries.
Wentworth was treated at the scene and released.
No one was cited at the scene.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Geo quick facts: Bexar County is a county of the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 1,714,773, and a 2018 estimate put the population at 1,986,049. It is the 16th-most populous county in the nation and the fourth-most populated in Texas – Wikipedia.
SCHERTZ, TX. (THECOUNT) — Lisa Meisel has been identified as the body found inside a home in San Antonio Sunday morning around 12:45 a.m.
Meisel, whose age was not provided, was found dead in her home in San Antonio early Sunday. A suspect has been arrested in Schertz in connection to the case.
Officers linked the incident to a possible homicide that occurred in the 700 block of Hollow Ridge in Schertz. Records show a search warrant was obtained for the house.
Police arrested a suspect and the incident is under investigation.
No motive was provided in the case.
The Schertz Police Department said a woman identified as Lisa Meisel was found dead in her home in San Antonio Sunday morning around 12:45 a.m. Continue reading
TheCount.com has obtained a booking photo of Lindsay Marie Behrendt, the Texas woman killed when her car crashed into the back of an 18-wheeler on Interstate 10 early Saturday morning.
Police say an 18-wheeler was traveling on I-10 and approaching Pfeil Road, Schertz, TX, around 1 a.m. Saturday, when Behrendt slammed into the back of the big rig in her SUV at a high rate of speed.
Behrendt was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said she was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. Continue reading
A deputy-involved shooting in Texas has claimed the lives of a female suspect and a 6-year-old boy who was caught in the crossfire Friday.
Kameron Prescott, 6, was killed when deputies opened fire on a woman at a mobile home park following a nearly two-hour manhunt. The woman, who was found to be unarmed, was also killed in the shooting which occurred in Schertz, TX.
During an earlier news conference, Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar said authorities were looking for a female suspect in her 30’s in the area of Farm to Market 1518 and Schaefer Road after a vehicle was reported stolen just before 11 a.m.
Salazar said one of the deputies found the suspect in a closet who allegedly told him,”I have a weapon, I’m gonna shoot you.” She fled on foot, while the officer pursued her into a wooden area. Salazar said the deputy lost sight of her, so the deputy called backup. The suspect was found crossing a river and officers pursued her in “water that was up to their chin.” Salazar said she was threatening harm to several witnesses, leading them to believe she was armed. Deputies later found the female suspect on a porch, trying to break into a house. She has several felony warrants in her name, Salazar said. Continue reading