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College Station police: Man sold cocaine to undercover officer
A College Station man was arrested Wednesday, charged with selling seven grams of cocaine to an undercover police officer in November. According to College Station police, authorities suspected Reagan Elijah-Graham Marler, 22, was selling drugs. On Nov. 12, an undercover detective contacted Marler a
Brazos County Sheriff's Office: Two charged with selling meth
Two people face charges after authorities say they were trying to sell methamphetamine to an undercover sheriff’s deputy. According to the Brazos County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were suspicious that Danielle Neighbors, 36, of College Station was selling methamphetamine. An investigator called Neig
Felony charge against 1st black woman elected Texas sheriff tossed
ANAHUAC, Texas (AP) A judge has thrown out a felony record-tampering indictment against the first black woman elected sheriff in Texas. Jefferson County Sheriff Zena Stephens was indicted in April 2018 on a state jail felony charge of record tampering, along with two misdemeanor campaign finance vio
GARDEN CALENDAR: Feb. 22
South Brazos County Farmers Market, noon to 6 p.m. Parking lot of Scott & White Hospital, 700 Scott & White Blvd., Texas 6, College Station. Locally grown seasonal produce, honey, eggs, fresh ground whole corn meal and grits, pickles, Grass-fed beef and pork, and more. Details: 281-684-1372.
Daytime Armed Robbery At A College Station Apartment Complex
A daytime armed robbery took place at a College Station apartment complex Thursday afternoon. A resident of the Trails at Wolf Pen Creek told police a man entered their apartment with a gun, assaulted them, and left with unidentified property.
Texas A&M sees its highest spring enrollment numbers yet
Texas A&M University has 64,882 students enrolled for the spring 2019 semester, a record for spring enrollment. That number includes 59,741 undergraduate and graduate students at the College Station main campus, which is also a spring semester record. In spring 2018, 64,523 students were enrolled.
Brazos County law enforcement arrest three in sting operations
BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) - Three people are facing drug charges after Brazos County law enforcement conducted sting operations. College Station police arrested Reagan Elijah-Graham Marler, 22, for selling cocaine to an undercover officer in October. The College Station resident is being charged with distr
Brazos County grand jury indicts 46 on felony charges
A Bryan man accused of sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl and two men who were arrested in connection to an attempted armed robbery in Bryan in December were among 46 people indicted on felony charges Thursday by a Brazos County grand jury.
Central Texas man sentenced to 356 years in child sexual abuse case
WACO, Texas (KWTX) A China Spring man found guilty of seven counts of sexual abuse of a young family member over the course of a decade was sentenced to 356 years in state prison on Thursday.
Ten things to do this weekend around Bryan-College Station
With several theatrical shows to see, Oscar parties to attend and live music to listen to, this weekend in Aggieland is anything but boring. For a full list of events, check out the online events calendar.
Central Texas diver dies while performing underwater repair
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Authorities say a 38-year-old man has died while doing some repair work as a diver in a Central Texas lake. The Travis County Sheriff's Office on Friday identified the diver as Sebastian Medina-Page, of Round Rock.
Dead rattlesnake uncoils on grill, surprises Texas hunters: 'Surely he's dead by now!'
A group of hunters in Childress, Texas, weren’t the least bit fazed after finding and killing a rattlesnake during an outing last fall. But when the snake appeared to spring back to life on the grill, well, that may have been a little more rattling.
City of Bryan says employee was terminated following email scam
BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) The city of Bryan is offering more insight into a costly scam and confirmed to KBTX an employee was terminated after it happened. The city learned last year it was swindled out nearly $800,000 by a group of internet scammers who posed as city vendors.
Man robs Texas store, sets customer on fire
PALESTINE, Texas (KWTX) A suspect was in custody Thursday evening after a man robbed a convenience store in Palestine at gunpoint, ordered the clerk and a customer to sit on the floor, bound them with duct tape, doused both with lighter fluid, and then set one of the two women on fire.
Brazos County Commissioners Settle Claim Filed By A Fired Deputy Constable
A former Brazos County deputy constable who was fired for not wearing a protective vest filed a claim against the county. County commissioners earlier this month approved a settlement.
Former paramedic stole drugs from ambulances, say Bryan police
A former paramedic for CHI St. Joseph in Bryan was arrested this week after authorities say he stole drugs from the hospital’s ambulances several times. According to Bryan police, hospital staff became suspicious of several thefts that occurred around Valentine’s Day. At least two ambulances had bee
Police Search For Texas Gunman Who Hid On Roof, Shot Assault Rifle, Killed 2
HOUSTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Authorities are searching for a gunman in Texas who hid on a rooftop and opened fire on a carload of people. Police say the man, who was armed with a rifle, killed two people and injured two others in east Houston.
Team moms send off Lady Cougar basketball team
COLLEGE STATION, Tex. (KBTX) - The Lady Cougar basketball team is on its way to Houston to make history. The College Station High School girl's basketball team is playing in the regional tournament for the first time in school history.
8-year-old Texas boy dies hours after being diagnosed with flu
ROCKPORT, Texas (KTRK) -- A family in Rockport is searching for answers after their son suddenly passed away on Sunday. Relatives said 8-year-old Martin Campbell came down with flu-like symptoms and then hours later, died. Now officials are waiting for test results to determine exactly what caused h
Ex-paramedic arrested for stealing narcotics from ambulance
BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) - A former paramedic was arrested this week for breaking into an ambulance and stealing narcotics. Bryan Police say 30-year-old Eric Jones used for CHI St. Joseph Health.