Sheriff Greg Capers

San Jacinto County Sheriff's Office deputies raid drug house believed to be connected to a Mexican drug cartel. (Photo: Scott Engle/Montgomery County Police Reporter)

Texas Sheriff Seizes Guns, Roosters in Suspected Cartel-Connected Meth House

An East Texas sheriff seized drugs, guns, roosters, and dogs during a pre-dawn raid of a rundown house with possible connections to a Mexican drug cartel. The seizures followed the discovery of drugs being smuggled to county jail inmates performing outside-the-jail work duties.ates on outside work tasks.

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Texas Judge Indicted for Alleged Burglary, Government Document Tampering

A grand jury in San Jacinto County, Texas, returned a three-count indictment against its county judge for alleged burglary of a county office, tampering with a government record, and forgery. Two of the charges are state jail felonies while the third is a Class A Misdemeanor.