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Police investigate body found inside vehicle at South Omaha junkyard

Police were investigating after a man's body was found Friday inside a vehicle at a small South Omaha junkyard. An officer said the death did not appear to be suspicious. He said a homeless man, probably in his late 40s, may have been dead for a day or two inside a wrecked vehicle in the lot just no

OMAHA.COM - 2018-01-19 15:53:00

Police: Missing 12-year-old believed to be with 23-year-old man

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- An Omaha family needs help finding the 12-year old daughter. The disappearance of Paw Htee Ku has the attention of Omaha Police too as the girl was reported to be last seen with a much older man. Police say Paw Htee Ku was last seen on the 9th of January. The Special Victims

WOWT - 2018-01-19 02:16:00

Winter storm will move across Nebraska; Omaha forecast still in doubt

A winter storm moving into the Central Plains this weekend could make travel hazardous across a broad area Saturday into Monday. The National Weather Service says light freezing drizzle could occur Saturday across all of western and central Nebraska, including Interstate 80. Snow is forecast to begi

OMAHA.COM - 2018-01-19 01:30:00

Transient's body found in South Omaha car lot

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- Omaha Police are investigating the death of a person whose body was found at a South Omaha car lot Friday morning. Investigators say the body, found near 26th and O, was apparently that of a transient who was living in a vehicle there. Authorities don't believe the death is sus

WOWT - 2018-01-19 17:28:00

Dubuque man faces life sentence after woman ODs on heroin

OMAHA, Nebraska (KCRG-TV9) -- A federal jury has convicted a Dubuque man after authorities said he caused the overdose death of a female last year. Richard L. Parker, 47, was convicted by a jury on for distribution of heroin within 1000 feet of an elementary school and a playground, resulting in d

KWQC - 2018-01-19 19:51:00

Second suspect arrested in LeFlore homicide

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- Omaha Police have made a second arrest in the investigation of Kyle LeFlore's death. Jason Devers faces a charge of First Degree Murder. Devers, 35, was arrested and booked into Douglas County Corrections for First Degree Murder on Thursday, January 18th. Larry Goynes,27, was a

WOWT - 2018-01-19 17:33:00

Omaha police arrest another man in connection with slaying of Army sergeant outside bar

Omaha police have arrested another man in connection with the slaying of an Army sergeant outside a bar in the Florence area. Jason Devers, 35, was arrested and booked into the Douglas County Jail on Friday on suspicion of first-degree murder. Kyle LeFlore, 27, was shot in the chest at close range a

OMAHA.COM - 2018-01-19 15:31:00

Forecast: Warmer over next 2 days, then rain and snow likely

Expect a warming trend over the next couple days in the Council Bluffs-Omaha area. Forecasters said high temperatures today through Saturday are likely to be in the low to mid-40s. Meanwhile, the National Weather Service office in Valley, Nebraska, said it was tracking a potential winter storm that

NONPAREILONLINE.COM - 2018-01-19 06:00:00

2 Houstonians Killed With 3 Others In New Mexico Helicopter Crash

RATON, NM - Two Houstonians were among five people who were killed Wednesday, when their helicopter crashed in Raton, New Mexico. Killed in the crash were Charles Ryland Burnett, 61, of Houston; co-pilot Paul Cobb, 67, of Conroe; Zimbabwean opposition leader Roy Bennett, 60, who was also from Colora

PATCH - 2018-01-18 20:45:17

Houston's HOT and HOV lanes to remained closed until Friday

Houston's HOT and HOV lanes to remained closed until Friday 1 / 30 Back to Gallery METRO Houston's HOT and HOV lanes will remain closed through Thursday afternoon because of lingering icy conditions left over by a winter storm Inga. METRO announced the continued closure around 1 p.m. Thursday, in wh

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-18 21:10:00

Man found dead in tent after cold night in Houston

Brooke A. Lewis Updated 4:05 pm, Thursday, January 18, 2018 A man was found dead Thursday morning sleeping inside a tent after temperatures dropped to below freezing in Houston for the second night in a row, according to the Houston Police Department. The man, believed to be in his 40s, was found a

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-18 21:26:00

17-year-old girl from Missouri City found, Amber Alert discontinued

MISSOURI CITY, Texas -- The Amber Alert issued for a teen girl from Missouri City has been discontinued. Police told KHOU 11 News early Thursday the girl had been located. ------------- Authorities issued an Amber Alert for an abducted 17-year-old girl from Missouri City on Wednesday night. Accordi

12NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-18 10:50:19

2 arrested after armed robbery, chase in SW Houston

Police say they caught two armed robbery suspects in the act after they allegedly stole a car and robbed a southwest Houston convenience store on Wednesday night. A third robber is still at large. About 10:30 p.m., police officers in an unmarked car spotted a truck that had been reported stolen in t

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-18 13:15:00

Large fire engulfs home, affects three others nearby, in north Houston

HOUSTON - Houston firefighters battled a large fire in north Houston Thursday morning that heavily damaged one home and then spread to three others nearby. Houston firefighters were on the scene in the 4100 block of Averill Street Thursday morning as heavy smoke billowed from the roof and flames co

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-01-18 23:50:38

Missouri City Man Sentenced In Bank Fraud Scheme

Gregory Roberson, 65, of Missouri City, was sentenced to 24 months in federal prison and ordered to pay $3 million is restitution. HOUSTON - A Houston-area man has been ordered to federal prison for perpetrating a scheme that caused a loss of more than $4 million to several local banks. Gregory Rob

PATCH - 2018-01-18 22:38:16

Man sues over accident involving Harris Co.-owned vehicle

HOUSTON - A Harris County man claims he was injured in a 2016 automobile accident between a county-owned van and another vehicle. In a lawsuit filed against the county and Houston resident Norma Alvarez on Jan. 18 in the Harris County165th District Court, Mark Rosebrook explains he was a passenger i

SETEXASRECORD.COM - 2018-01-19 18:16:09

Mother guilty of killing son whose remains were found in trunk

A Richmond mother pleaded guilty Friday in a Hampton court to killing her son, whose remains were found in a car in 2015, according to the Virginian Pilot. Tonya Slaton, now 46, was pulled over in the Hampton area while driving on I-64 on June 6, 2015, for expired tags. Police discovered the remain

NBC12 - 2018-01-19 17:20:41

Daryl Dixon's bike from 'The Walking Dead' was built in Richmond; get to know the company behind the bike

"Frank" is a monster. A true beast. A scrappy, gritty amalgamation of steel and fiberglass and other unruly parts that'll instantly charm some and completely disgust others. He's dressed well though, with a custom upholstered seat, custom stainless steel exhaust, a custom single-sided swing arm and

RICHMOND.COM - 2018-01-19 15:30:00

News 'Dumfries man was sentenced today to 30 years in prison and ordered to pay $648,000 in restitution for sex trafficking two minor'

A Dumfries man was sentenced today to 30 years in prison and ordered to pay $648,000 in restitution for sex trafficking two minor victims from July 2013 to July 2015. Michael Edward Gunn, 41, is a previously convicted sex offender. According to court documents, Michael Gunn lured and enticed the two

POTOMACLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-19 17:46:44

Units respond to Marbury house fire

MARBURY, Md. - On Jan. 19 at 11:23 a.m., crews responded to house fire located on Vineyard Place near Chicamuxen Road of Marbury. Arriving units reported smoke showing from a single story family home with flames present in the basement. Drivers in the area are advised to use caution.

BAY NET - 2018-01-19 17:11:02