Photos: BCSO arrests 46 San Antonio-area gang members

Photos: BCSO arrests 46 San Antonio-area gang members

Credit: Bexar County Sheriff's Office

During the week of Jan. 20-24, the Bexar County Fugitive Apprehension Unit arrested 46 documented gang members during a warrant round-up. The efforts of several deputies resulted in the apprehension of 20 Tango Orejon members, seven Mexican Mafia, two Latin Kings, three Bloods and 14 associate members of various gangs in the San Antonio area, according to a press release.

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by KENS 5 staff

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Posted on January 31, 2014 at 5:05 PM

 SAN ANTONIO -- During the week of Jan. 20-24, the Bexar County Fugitive Apprehension Unit arrested 46 documented gang members during a warrant round-up.

The efforts of several deputies resulted in the apprehension of 20 Tango Orejon members, seven Mexican Mafia, two Latin Kings, three Bloods and 14 associate members of various gangs in the San Antonio area, according to a press release.

BCSO said the goal was to arrest every gang member with a warrant that it's deputies could find.

The following are the number of warrants that were cleared as a result of the round-up:

Burglary:                                 10
Drug charges:                       26
Resisting arrest:                     1
DWI:                                          3
Forgery:                                    4
Theft:                                      13
Failure to provide ID:             3
Agg. assault:                           4
Agg. robbery:                           1
Prohibited weapon:               1
Assault:                                    5
Evading arrest:                       2
Injury to a child:                      1
Poss. of a firearm:                 2
Contempt of court:                 1
Municipal Court warrants:  19

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