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Lockdown at Spring ISD school lifted after suspicious item found

A lockdown at a northwest Harris County school on Tuesday that was prompted by the discovery of a suspicious item was lifted. Officials at the Spring Independent School District said the item was found across the street from Thompson Elementary School, near Walters Road and Wellington Parkway. A t

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-03-20 20:15:00

Two dead, rabid bats found in La Porte

The La Porte Police Department says two dead bats found in the city in recent weeks have tested positive for rabies. The first dead bat was found March 8th in the 500 block of Fairway Drive. A week later a dead bat was found in a garage on Eagle Lane. Further tests found that both bats had rabies, a

KHOU - 2018-03-21 05:51:00

HPD: Son beats father to death with baseball bat in SW Houston; suspect still at large

HOUSTON - Houston police are searching for a man accused of beating his father to death with a baseball bat early Tuesday at a home near the Bellaire area, according to investigators. Police responded to the 6700 block of Sylmar Street near McAvoy Drive around 12:30 a.m. Investigators said the suspe

CW39.COM - 2018-03-20 12:48:14

Houston woman walks out of Memorial Park woods to steal a police car with DWI suspect in the back

Late Tuesday night, Houston police officers were finishing a DWI arrest when a woman interrupted them by stealing the cruiser with the DWI suspect in the back seat, according to multiple reports. An HPD officer pulled over a suspected drunk driver on Memorial at West Loop around 11:50 p.m. Tuesday a

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-03-21 15:58:00

Viral photo: Kind stranger saves Pearland mom in the middle of Target meltdown

Viral photo: Kind stranger saves Pearland mom in the middle of Target meltdown 1 / 72 Back to Gallery A Pearland mom's heartfelt thanks to a complete stranger is going viral in Facebook groups around the world. Rebecca Paterson said in a March 19 post that she was shopping at Target with her two chi

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-03-21 14:17:00

Former girlfriend testifies against Leon Jacob in Houston murder-for-hire trial

HOUSTON, TX - In Day 2 of a high-profile Houston murder-for-hire trial, a former girlfriend of Leon Jacob's took the stand. Meghan Verikas testified against Jacob today and revealed more details about their relationship. Fox 26's Damali Keith shares her story from downtown Houston. Meghan Verikas sa

FOX26HOUSTON.COM - 2018-03-21 21:32:00

Dayton pounds Baytown Lee 14-1

The Dayton Broncos had their way with Baytown Lee on Tuesday night at Herrington Field in Baytown with a 14-1 five-inning pounding of the Ganders in a district 21-5A contest. Actually it was the second inning that saw Dayton do all the damage by scoring 14 runs in the frame. The Broncos took advanta

THEVINDICATOR.COM - 2018-03-20 22:35:00

Person found dead inside vehicle in NE Houston, police say

HOUSTON - A person was found dead inside a vehicle in the 11000 block of Homestead Road on Tuesday, according to Houston police. Homicide detectives are investigating the person's death. The person was found around 2:50 p.m. HPD Homicide investigating shooting at 11000 Homestead. Incident occurre

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-03-20 22:38:30

Houston man asks police what they're investigating, then police find 507 bags of heroin in his car

A Houston man who stopped to ask police what they were investigating at a scene was arrested by Delaware State Police. Troopers said they found marijuana, heroin and weapons in 25-year-old Carlos Feliciano-Concepcion's vehicle that he abandoned during a police chase. At 11:20 a.m. March 9, Delaware


1 person injured after box explodes at FedEx facility near San Antonio

A box exploded at a FedEx ground facility in Schertz, Texas, about 30 minutes northeast of San Antonio, police say. At 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, authorities responded after receiving a call about an explosion at the building where 75 people were inside at the time. Officials say a FedEx employee was injur

ABC13 HOUSTON - 2018-03-20 10:00:54

Dayton man sentenced to life in prison

Dayton man sentenced to life in prison 1 / 25 Back to Gallery A Liberty County jury convicted Billy Wayne Gilliland, 59, of Dayton, to life in prison in Judge Chap Cain's 253rd District Court on Feb. 22, 2018. Gilliland was convicted of evading arrest or detention in a motor vehicle. He led Officer


Man killed after stopping couple from fighting in SE Houston

Police say the couple was arguing in a parking lot off of MLK and Belford. Investigators say a man who usually hangs out at the store stepped in to stop the violence. The woman left on foot and the man involved in the fight drove away. Police say an hour later the guy who drove away came back with a

ABC13 HOUSTON - 2018-03-20 09:19:18

Police beat: Missing person

Missing person Danny Joe Scott, 54, was reported missing Friday night and was last known to be at San Jacinto Mall. According to Baytown police, Scott was reported missing by his sister who said he was last known to be at the San Jacinto Mall last Monday, March 12, where he was said to be taking a

BAYTOWN SUN - 2018-03-20 05:00:00

Son on run after beating father to death with bat in southwest Houston, police say

HOUSTON - A father was found dead on a southwest Houston street Tuesday after reports of an argument between he and his son. Police were called around 12:30 a.m. to the 6700 Sylmar Road. Houston police tweeted that a man had beaten his father to death with a baseball bat. A male was beaten to death

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-03-20 09:32:49

He's No. 1: Garth Brooks' final concert at Houston rodeo scores attendance record

HOUSTON - Country music superstar Garth Brooks proved Sunday night he has a ton of friends in all kinds of Houston places. Rodeo Houston tweeted out that Brooks closed out the rodeo on top with a new attendance record: 75,577 people. Fans got a treat when Brooks' wife - Trisha Yearwood - also took


Police start manhunt after shots fired at officers in southeast Houston

Houston police are searching for a suspect in southeast Houston Sunday after shots were fired at officers during a foot pursuit. No officer was struck, but three suspects have been arrested already. Police were chasing suspects near the intersection of Scott Street and Faulkner, according to the Hou


HPD: No suspects in southwest Houston shooting death; determining charges for north Houston death

HOUSTON - Houston police say a woman found her boyfriend shot in the head when she arrived home early Sunday morning. According to officials, he was sent to the hospital where he later died. It all happened at the Reserve at Creekbend Apartments near South Gessner and Creekbend Drive in southwest Ho


Woman finds boyfriend shot at their apartment, he later dies at hospital, HPD says

HOUSTON - A man died at an area hospital after he suffered a gunshot wound to the head, Houston police said. Investigators said he was found by his girlfriend when she came home from work. Police said they were called to the scene around 1:30 a.m. to the Reserve at Creekbend Aapartments at 7600 Cr


Man ambushed by gunman fights back, kills gunman

A man ambushed by a gunman fought back in north Houston, early Sunday, police said. Houston police were called to a scrap metal warehouse around 2:30 a.m. on John Alber Road near the Hardy Toll Road. They said the initial gunman shot at a man multiple times. The two then struggled for the gun. The


Shots fired at HPD officers in SE Houston, police say

HOUSTON - A gunman fired several shots at police officers Sunday afternoon in southeast Houston, police said. The shooting was reported at 4 p.m. in the 7000 block of Scott Street. It is unknown if anyone was injured in the shooting. Copyright 2018 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved. Get