Thursday, October 17, 1985

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 17, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas Texas Bus hijacked in San Antonio See Page 10A 410 M053 TEXAS AMERICAN MICROFILM ATT PETE SINCLAIR BOX 45436 TX 75245 Water Watch Comal 266 cf9 down 12 Canyon cfs down 410 Canyon cf8 up 131 Edwards Aquifer up Canyon Lake level up Area juaaaiupe tax rate upsets residents See below Read local football page 7A New Braunfels HeraldZeituno Thursday October New Texas 204 25 Cents 18 Pages2 Sections Israelis can identify hijacker By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Israels military intelligence chief and an Italian prosecutor both say they know who killed an American passenger on a hijacked Italian cruise Neither identified the but the Israelis said it was the youngest of four Palestinian in Prime Minister Bettlno Craxi resigned today after his government collapsed under criticism of his handling of the The 26monthold fiveparty coalition government came unglued after Defense Minister Giovanni Spadolini and two other Republican Party ministers quit Wednesday to protest the release of Mohammed accused by the Reagan ad ministration of masterminding the 7 hijacking of the Achille Craxi resigned after a speech to Parliament in which he expressed bitterness toward the United States for criticizing Italys release of leader of the Palestine Liberation a PLO President Francesco who was handed the asked Craxi to stay on as caretaker prime presidential aides Craxi is Italys first Socialist prime minister since World War Craxi told Parliament that Italy released Abbas and an aide because they carried diplomatic He also claimed the United States violated Italian air space by having military planes follow an Egyptian jet carrying the PLO of ficials from Sicily to Prosecutors in Genoa also said Wednesday that all seven Palestinians detained in connection with the hijacking of the cruise ship Achille Lauro had been charged with murder and kidnapping in connection with the death of 69yearold Leon The seven include the four two unidentified fugitives and a Palestinian arrested in Genoa before the cruise began Klinghoffers badly decomposed body was identified in on Wednesday and flown to Rome for an Officials said the body had two bullet Ehud chief of Israeli military said Klinghoffer was chosen by the Jewish sound of his name and dragged against his will to the edge of the snips The youngest of the terrorists shot him in the head once or He said Israels information about the death was determined con clusively by the evidence taken from the people on the He did not identify by name the hijacker who allegedly shot the partially paralyzed See Page IDA Guadalupe official blames tax hike on lawmakers By SARAH OUKE Staff writer SEGUIN Guadalupe County Judge James Sagebiel blamed the countys proposed 50 percent tax increase on state and federal lawmakers Anybody who really knows what is going on knows that the federal government is cutting back like the president said it The other side of that is there is a greater burden on the local Sagebiel As soon as the state and federal government gets off our well be better More than 50 people attended a tax hearing Wednesday night at the SeguinGuadalupe County They were concerned about the move to raise county taxes from 24 cents to 36 The countys 1986 budget totals One of the major expenses next year will be the new which the county plans to build near In terstate Sagebiel said the county has no choice but to build a new jail because the present one is no longer He said the director of the state jail commission told him that the county would have to build a new jail or close down the old The county is now required to pay employees timeand ahalf for overtime work under the Fair Labor Standards The judge said this ruling will be a large expense to the The Guadalupe County Jail was remodeled in Even with the jail does not provide enough space for prisoners and is not in compliance with state the judge has Joe who served as Guadalupe County judge from 1979 to said he a 50 percent tax increase is We are much better off than Comal and Gonzales counties but we are paying the high Fleming He added that 50 years ago the county built a new jail and new courthouse at the same time without having to raise taxes I wish things could be like they Sagebiel But we cant live as we did or even 10 years I would say its time to stop jumping on local government and let See Page IDA Reserve deputy loses commission By LILLIAN THOMAS Staff writer Sheriff Waiter Fellers has taken away a reserve deputys commission and removed him from the reserve deputies Reserve Deputy David Owen of Tangle Oaks subdivision near Garden Ridge was accused of shooting his weapon off near where he lives Fellers The former deputy was charged with reckless conduct Wednesday in connection with the He was released on personal recognizance A complaint was lodged by a neighbor who saw the He was supposed to have shot his gun off at some stumps out Fellers but added that a long standing disagreement between Owen and the neighbor was getting to the point I had to do I didnt want my department to get pulled into he Owen has worked as a reserve deputy for less than two Chief Deputy Brian John Owen was unavailable for com Inside Todays weather Cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers through High in the Low in the upper Wed nesdays high was low was Sunset today will be Sunrise Friday will be CLASSIFIED 58B Three men unhurt after pileup on interstate COMICS 4B CROSSWORD 3B PEARABBY 3B DEATHS 2A HOROSCOPE 3A KALEIDOSCOPE OPINIONS 4A SCRAPBOOK 2B SPORTS 7ftA STOCKS Three men escaped injury Wed nesday in a threecar mishap on Interstate 35 that occurred when one man tried to change According to Department of Public Safety Trooper Jon Uwrence Richardson of Bergstrom Air force Base was southbound on the interstate about 1 25 tried to move from outside to the inside but Us 1978 Podge Colt bumped into a Datsup pickup driven by 24yearold Page Houser of San When Richardson bumped the Datsua lost control and slid across to the righj and hit a venicle driven by Manuel cf Lindley The Datsun hooked the front bumper of the 1973 Ford and the first vehicle Richard sons got caught in Lindley said the three vehicles finally came to a stop with Housers pickup in the bar No one was It was for Lindley Both sides of Richardsons vehicle were damaged and toe entire right side of Housers pickup was i Richardson wqs cited for making an unsafe lane Also 37yearold Marcus Gonzales Gomez of 2800 was charged with reckless driving after two patrolmen finally caught up with Although speeds were police are not calling it a highspeed They first saw him down on 81 when he passed the Mill Store going real said Police John He went through intersections at 80 miles per hour and forced one car off the road and went around another Wommack said Gomez was driving his AMC at speeds up to miles per hour along parts of the highway about 11 He posted bond this Iri Oman indicted der charge bano threw a knife into the chest of Emeterio and cut Emeterios demente in the abdomen and mmg 19 in Miguel Cry and Guillermo by both of Rosedale were indicted for of a motor in vyekc breaking Into the vehicle belonging to Ronald with intent to commit theft i mfltor vehicle oe July His indictment was KB a ilW B JFliBi