Steve Steve (14508)



4/2/2014: Warden Chris Sanchez received an automatic text message from a game camera at a conservation area. The attached picture reportedly depicted a man trespassing on the property. Warden Sanchez apprehended Patrick Allen Hodges and chased Steve. Steve ran away. Warden Sanchez grabbed Steve and tried to pepper-spray him. Steve ran away a second time, crossed a fence and fell 30-40 feet into a dry riverbed. Texas Ranger Gary Phillips investigated. http://texasjusticeinitiative.org/police-custody/

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