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Requesting emails from McKinney, Texas, police? That’ll be $79,000, please

Public information document requests often cost money: $10 here for some photocopied documents, $50 there for an additional few hundred pages. But it came as a shock to Gawker Media writer Andy Cush when the Texas city of McKinney — where a white cop waved his gun at unarmed black teenagers in swimsuits — demanded payment before for the police department emails Cush requested.

BRIEF: Police two in connection with aggravated robbery

June 29—Two separate warrants were issued in connection with an aggravated robbery, which happened around 2:23 a.m. Wednesday, June 24. The two victims, 18-year-old Victor Galvan and 20-year-old David Cruz, reported having been robbed, at gun point, by 20-year-old Patrick Alexander Romero and 17-year-old Juan Daniel Perez, according to a news release from Sgt. Bobby Balthrop.

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