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GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - Authorities say the body of a 19-year-old man who went missing while fishing along the Southeast Texas Gulf Coast has been found. The Brazoria County Sheriff's Office says Jacob Szydlowski's body was spotted floating Saturday evening near the southwest end of Galveston Island by a fisherman. Szydlowski had gone missing Friday morning as he and a friend were fishing along the San Luis Pass Bridge near the island, located about 60 miles southeast of Houston.

BISHOP, Texas (AP) - Authorities say six cows were killed and a South Texas deputy was injured during a suspected drunk driving accident. KRIS-TV reports an unidentified driver was traveling on a road around 1 a.m. Saturday when she crashed into a group of cows. Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Marco Everett says a Nueces County Sheriff's Office deputy who was leading the cows off the roadway they had wandered onto was injured.

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A woman has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for killing her husband _ a San Antonio police officer _ by running him over with her vehicle. The San Antonio Express-News reports Diana Marileen Lopez was sentenced following a court hearing on Friday. The 27-year-old Lopez had pleaded guilty in April to failure to stop and render aid resulting in death.

EL PASO, Texas (AP) - An off-duty U.S. Border Patrol agent in Texas tells investigators he got into a vehicle with two men who then allegedly kidnapped and attacked him to get them away from his family. The El Paso Times reports Border Patrol Agent Lorenzo Hernandez told authorities he was helping his mother at her food truck on June 9 when two men asked for a ride after their car broke down. According to court records, Hernandez said he agreed to give them a ride because he noticed one of them had a handgun.

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