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In Rundberg area, hard-core group of repeat offenders defy all efforts to displace them

Police use targeted enforcement, then lobby judges to issue longer sentences, but offenders keep coming back.

By Dave HarmonCiara O'Rourke and Jazmine Ulloa - American-Statesman Staff

The man they call Texas Bigg watches the vehicle pull into the parking lot of the fourplex on Sam Rayburn Drive, approaches the driver and asks: What do you want?

“I’m looking for a girl,” the driver says.

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