Doctor, family targeted

Photo Contest

Where do you read the newspaper? The Uvalde Leader-News is again accepting photo submissions from people reading the newspaper in far-flung or unique geographical locations. The newspaper first held the contest in 2013 and received dozens of entries, which appeared one at a time on the front page of each edition of the newspaper – for nearly one year.Simply e-mail, mail or bring your photos into us on or before Dec. 31, 2016, to be eligible for the contest. Pictures will be judged on location, originality and authenticity and should be accompanied by a brief description...
KIMBERLY RUBIO STAFF WRITER.
 
Posing as a member of a violent Mexican drug cartel, a man claimed he was holding a local physician’s daughter for ransom in what authorities are calling a virtual kidnapping scam. The incident occurred on July 28 at 10 a.m. Uvalde police were dispatched to the Uvalde Memorial Hospital, where a nurse said co-worker Dr. Isaac Sosa received a call from an unknown man who was claiming to have abducted Sosa’s adult daughter.
 
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