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Retired Detective Arrested After Texas Biker Shootout



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    San Antonio police confirm that a retired detective, 62-year-old Martin Lewis, is one of the 171 arrested following a biker gang shootout at a Waco restaurant. (May 20, 2015)

    One of the men arrested in the aftermath of a motorcycle gang shootout in Waco that left nine dead and 18 injured is a retired San Antonio police detective.

    San Antonio police and the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement confirmed that 62-year-old Martin Lewis worked for the department for more than 30 years before retiring in 2004.

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    Lewis was among about 171 people arrested after a dispute in the parking lot of a Twin Peaks restaurant escalated into deadly violence between a confederation of motorcycle groups Sunday.

    Each person was charged with engaging in organized crime is being held on a $1 million bond.

    Online records for the McLennan County jail do not indicate an attorney for Lewis who could comment on the charge.