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Suspect in Beaumont Valentine's Day homicide identified

BEAUMONT, Texas — Police have identified a suspect being held in connection with the fatal shooting of a Beaumont woman on Valentine’s Day. Christopher Ray Jones, 40, of Beaumont, is being held on a $150,000 bond in the death of Olivia Jones, 38, also of Beaumont.


Police investigate fatal shooting in Beaumont's north end

BEAUMONT, Texas — Beaumont Police officers are investigating a fatal shooting in the north end of Beaumont Thursday morning. The death is the first homicide in the city of Beaumont in 2019.


Jefferson County corrections officer indicted on accusations of improper sexual activity with an inmate

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Texas — A 36-year-old corrections officer with Jefferson County Sheriff's Office was indicted by a grand jury for accusations of improper sexual activity with a female inmate.


Tree falls on Beaumont two homes

BEAUMONT, Texas — A tree fell on two homes, leaving one family homeless for the night, in the 4300 block of El Paso Street in Beaumont on Thursday. The fire marshal says people were in both homes at the time, but everyone made it out without injuries.


Texas man sentenced to eight years in prison for possession of 3-D printed gun, 'hit list' of U.S. lawmakers

A Texas man was sentenced to eight years in federal prison Wednesday after being found with a gun, partially made from a 3-D printer, and a "hit list" of U.S. lawmakers, prosecutors said.


Vidor tops Beaumont United, 9-5

ORANGE, Texas — Vidor picked up a hard-earned win over Beaumont United at the Southeast Texas Kickoff Classic. The Lady Pirates outscored the Lady Timberwolves, 9-5 in what turned out to be a slugfest. Vidor's victory came after they lost their morning game against host LCM, 5-3.


Witnesses: Beaumont man was lying in road before being struck, killed Tuesday night on Eastex Freeway

BEAUMONT, Texas — A Beaumont man was killed late Tuesday night after being struck by a car on Eastex Freeway just north of Highway 105. Arthur Lee Calbert, 36, was killed after he was struck by a car in the 7400 block of Eastex Freeway at about 11:40 p.m. Tuesday night according to a Beaumont Police


North Texas Jury Convicts 14-Year-Old Girl For Fatally Stabbing Her Friend

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A North Texas jury has convicted a 14-year-old girl for the fatal stabbing of her friend. According to the Star-Telegram, jurors deliberated for about an hour Thursday before convicting the girl for the May 29 killing of 14-year-old Nylah Lightfoot.


Parents charged in death of Texas infant; baby suffered 60 fractures

CLEAR LAKE, Texas (KWTX) The parents of a 2-month-old Texas girl who died after suffering more than 60 fractures and other injuries have been charged. Dylan Daugherty, 23, of Clear Lake is charged with murder in the June 2018 death of his infant daughter Brooklyn Daugherty, died of blunt force injur


'Black Girl Magic' Judge Out Of Harris County, Texas, Dies At Age 57

Judge Cassandra Hollemon, one of the 17 Black female judges who was recently elected in Harris County Texas, lost her life to pancreatic cancer. Judge Cassandra Hollemon, one of the iconic 17 Black women who ran for judicial seats in Harris County, Texas and was elected last year as part of the “Har


Downtown Beaumont AT&T building sold on auction block for $2.15M

BEAUMONT, Texas — An AT&T building in downtown Beaumont has been sold for more than $2 million in an online auction. The winning bidder, who has yet to be named, met the seller's reserve price and won the auction with a bid of $2,150,000 according to the auction website.


Many suffering in silence from domestic violence

Southeast Texas -- Many of our neighbors here in Southeast Texas are suffering and hurting. They are victims of domestic violence. A majority of those victims never report the crime, and if they do, most of them change their minds and later drop charges against the offender.


Romeo and Juliet law almost protects Vidor man, gets him life on sex offender list

VIDOR, Texas — An Orange County man said he's serving a life sentence for love because of a mistake he made as a teen. Daniel Wright was 19 years old when he got arrested for having a consensual sexual relationship with a 16-year-old girl. He has to register as a sex offender for the rest of his lif


Woman falls out pickup truck bed, dies on North Texas freeway

FORT WORTH, Texas - A woman was killed on Interstate 35 in Fort Worth after falling out the bed of a pickup truck. The accident happened around 11:45 p.m. Thursday on the freeway just south of Interstate 30.


Freak gym class accident left Texas teen nearly paralyzed: report

A seemingly harmless task in gym class left one Texas teen nearly paralyzed after the rope she was using in December allegedly broke, and she was sent crashing to the ground where she landed on her neck. Katie Bivins, who said that “God has a plan for everyone, whether you like it or not,” was initi


North Texas toddler dies due to complications of flu

BEAUMONT, Texas — Seventeen-month-old Landan Bagley was a bundle of joy. His grandmother explains it best. "Playful and loving," said Kimberlee Bodley. "You know, your normal typical almost 2-year-old kid learning how to walk and talk."


Beaumont animal shelter hosting Valentine's adoption event

BEAUMONT, Texas — With less than 24 hours until Valentine's Day, Beaumont Animal Care is looking to ensure that no one spends the holiday alone. From February 13-16, they are hosting a Valentine's Day themed adoption special for aspiring owners.


Texas woman charged with 2017 battery of 2-year-old in HS

A Texas woman was extradited back to Hot Springs and charged Wednesday night with felony battery in connection with injuries sustained by her former boyfriend's 2-year-old son in 2017.


Ex-Central Texas police chief arrested on child sex charge

MARLIN, Texas (KWTX) The former police chief of Rosebud, Quincy Lee, was arrested Thursday on one charge of indecency with a child. Falls County deputies picked up Lee Thursday morning at the Falls County Courthouse.


Police Investigating 3 Deadly Auto Accidents Across North Texas

NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – One late night and two early morning auto accidents, across the Metroplex, end with three deaths. The first crash, involving a pedestrian, happen just before 11:45 p.m. Thursday in Fort Worth. A woman died after being hit in the southbound lanes of Interstate-35W, near Hat