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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Police Investigate Weekend Deadly Conduct Incidents

PUBLIC ASSISTANCE REQUESTED

The San Marcos Police Department is asking the public to assist with providing information related to four deadly conduct incidents that occurred on Saturday and Sunday.  There were no known injuries in these incidents.    

 

Saturday, Feb. 27, Dunbar Park

On Saturday at approximately 5:03 p.m., officers were dispatched to Dunbar Park, 801 Martin Luther King Drive, for a community-initiated call of a deadly conduct discharge of a firearm and a potential disturbance or assault.  Officers recovered spent shell casings from the scene as evidence.  Anyone with information on the identities of the individuals involved should contact Det. Campbell at 512.753.2312 or dcampbell@sanmarcostx.gov and reference incident 21-11893.   

 

Saturday, Feb. 27, Green Spring Apartments

On Saturday at approximately 9:32 p.m., officers were dispatched to Green Spring Apartments, 1654 Post Road., for a community-initiated call of a deadly conduct discharge of a firearm.  No evidence was recovered from the apartment complex.  Anyone with information on the identities of the individuals involved should contact the San Marcos Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 512.753.2300.        

 

Sunday, Feb. 28, The Retreat Apartments

On Sunday at approximately 2:05 a.m., officers were dispatched to The Retreat Apartments, 512 Craddock Avenue, for a community-initiated call of a deadly conduct discharge of a firearm and possible disturbance near the 1600 building.  Officers learned that a party was underway at the apartment complex when unknown Black males attempted to enter the party.  The unknown males were denied entry and one of them fired a pistol into the air several times.  Witnesses reported that a second unknown male then pointed an assault rifle at a bystander.  The offenders then fled.  Anyone with information on the identities of the individuals involved should contact Det. Aubry at 512.753.2306 or paubry@sanmarcostx.gov and reference incident 21-12001. 

 

Sunday, Feb. 28, Copper Beech Apartments

On Sunday at approximately 3:48 a.m., officers were dispatched to Copper Beech Apartments, 1701 Mill Street, for a community-initiated call of a deadly conduct discharge of a firearm and possible disturbance near building 11.  Officers learned that a party with a DJ was underway in building 11 when potentially the same unknown Black males from the earlier incident at The Retreat attempted to enter the party.  The unknown males were denied entry and one of them fired an assault rifle.  Witnesses reported that a resident returned fire but that no one was injured.  The offenders then fled.  Officers recovered spent shell casings from the scene and bullet holes were found in the apartment where the party had occurred, in surrounding apartments, and in a vehicle parked near building 11.  Anyone with information on the identities of the individuals involved should contact Det. Aubry at 512.753.2306 or paubry@sanmarcostx.gov and reference incident 21-12021. 

 

SMPD thanks the public for any assistance they may be able to provide to help solve these crimes.  For media inquiries, contact communicationsinfo@sanmarcostx.gov.  SMPD will not be available for interviews.    

 

 

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