HCSO says that just before 3 a.m. Saturday, a woman entered a store in Wimberley and passed a note to the clerk asking her to call 911 for help.
The man also told his mother where to find the vehicles in the woods and said he had placed a pipe bomb on the property.
After running the license plate of the vehicle, deputies discovered they were stolen out of Austin and contacted the woman sleeping in the car, identified as Dionne Episcopo of Austin.
HCSO says the pursuit took place on parts of FM 3237, FM 150, and Ranch Road 12, ending when deputies immobilized his vehicle in the 18000 block of Ranch Road 12 in Wimberley.
The suspect who led Hay County Sheriff's Office deputies and a Department of Public Safety trooper on the pursuit was pronounced dead at a local hospital later in the day.
The Hays County Sheriff's Office says the woman was located in North Austin and was unharmed and is safe.
When the Rice family woke up Monday morning, the river had risen several feet and was “really close” to their camper.
The task force, made of 18 testing and eight support personnel, has set up a system allowing them to test up to 100 people an hour at facilities in Dripping Springs, Wimberley, Kyle and San Marcos.
The ACLU says the district threatened legal action in emails to parents if they didn't take down the altered logo by January.
Governor Gavin Newsom of California says approximately 3,000 people quarantined on the Grand Princess cruise ship off the coast of San Francisco will disembark in Oakland Monday.
McKeon died Tuesday after a long illness, according to a family spokesman.
The Cypress Creek Cafe in downtown Wimberley caught fire early Tuesday morning. Owners Randy and Trish Usleton live upstairs.
Residents impacted by floods in San Marcos and Wimberley will get some relief from H-E-B.
A Hays County woman was arrested Monday after making a false report to authorities. Officials say on March 4th, 37-year-old Kristi White was at the Dollar General in Wimberely.
The Hays County Sheriff's Office says it's on the lookout for a suspect of an attempted kidnapping of a woman in the parking lot of a Dollar General at FM 2325 and Carney Lane In Wimberley on March 4.