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2 teens arrested in killing of Texas City woman in revenge plot over stolen credit card
Cory McCray, 19, was arrested by Texas Department of Public Safety troopers on Wednesday evening in Atacosta County on a murder warrant for the killing of Lucia Bertrand in Texas City.
TRAFFIC ALERT: Truck fire, hazmat spill shut down 225 near Pasadena
HOUSTON -- All westbound lanes of Highway 225 were shut down near the City of Pasadena early Thursday after a truck fire and hazmat spill.The fire broke out near Allen Genoa before 4 a.m., reports Houston TranStar.Crews are now on the scene working to contain the spill. The cleanup and investigation
2 men arrested after robbing bank customer in Pearland, police say
On Aug. 10, Eugene and Randle followed a customer from a Pearland bank to another location, where they broke into the victim's vehicle, according to authorities.
Woman arrested, charged with capital murder in 2017 slaying of 22-year-old man, HPD says
On June 15, 2017, around 10:50 p.m., Houston police said Quintella Zenay Williams shot Alexander Ortega, also 22, outside of an apartment complex at 712 Pinemont Drive.
Video released of suspect vehicle in shooting of 84-year-old Baytown man
Police are looking for a light-colored four-door sedan, possibly a Chevrolet, with a missing front license plate.
Authorities say they've found body of missing Colorado woman, believe they know location of bodies of 2 young kids
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Pasadena Independent School District Calendar 2018-19: First Day
PASADENA, TX— The first day of school in the Pasadena Independent School District is August 20 — and whether you and the kids are looking forward to the new school year or are dreading the end of summer, you'll want to mark the dates on your calendar ASAP. The Pasadena Independent School District ha
Substitute teacher's family sues family of Santa Fe High School shooting suspect
SANTA FE, Texas (FOX 26)- The family of substitute teacher Cynthia Tisdale, who was among the people killed in a shooting at Santa Fe High School on May 18, has filed a lawsuit against the family of Dimitrios Pagourtzis, the student suspect in the campus attack.
Fatal crash involving 18-wheeler blocks Hwy 225 in SE Houston
A fatal crash has shut down Highway 225 inbound.HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) --A deadly crash and fire involving an 18-wheeler has shut down all but one westbound lane of Highway 225 between Scarborough and Allen Genoa Road in southeast Houston.Expect heavy delays in the area. Drivers are urged to take an
Security Tight For First Day Of School In La Porte, Friendswood
PASADENA, TX -- Schools in La Porte, Friendswood and Brazosport welcomed students to their campuses for the start of the 2018 school year on Wednesday. Many of the districts in the area used their summer to enhance safety and security at their campuses.
Homicide under investigation in Katy
Maj. Chad Norvell, a spokesman for the Sherriff's Office, said it appears the homicide stemmed from a domestic disturbance.
Man, juvenile arrested for Texas City woman's death; three people charged with murder
CRIMEMan, juvenile arrested for Texas City woman's death; three people charged with murderThe Texas City Police Department said Cory Thomas McCray, 19, and a juvenile girl was taken into custody Wednesday for the death of Lucia Bertrand. A 37-year-old woman was also arrested for Bertrand's death Sun
Woman was killed in a revenge plot, police allege
TEXAS CITYTwo teenagers were arrested Wednesday evening in connection to the killing of a Texas City woman who police allege might have been victim of a revenge plot cooked up over stolen money.Cory McCray, 19, and an unnamed 17-year-old woman were in custody Wednesday evening, the Texas City Police
Fight breaks out during Texans and 49ers joint practice
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) --The Houston Texans and San Francisco 49ers' joint practice got intense when a fight broke out between two players.Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins and 49ers safety Jimmie Ward got into it at one point Wednesday morning when Hopkins attempted to catch a short pass from Des
HPD investigates after person found dead in NW Houston
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) --Authorities are investigating a possible homicide in northwest Houston.According to Houston police, a person was found dead at an apartment complex at the 4600 block of Sherwood Lane.Officials believe the person was robbed, saying the victim's phone and wallet were taken.
Elderly Baytown man shot while on early-morning walk
The man, 84, was walking with another man just after 6 a.m. on Pinehurst Drive, just off Texas 146, according to Baytown police.
Investigators recover 75 gambling devices, thousands of dollars inside illegal gameroom in southwest Houston
“Game rooms are not just illegal in Texas. They and their customers can be targets for other types of crime due to large amounts of cash on hand and patrons who are frequently elderly. In addition, operators of these establishments are often reluctant to report crimes to the proper authorities due t
Two charged in death of Texas City mom, police say
TEXAS CITY, Texas— The Texas City Police Department has charged two people in connection with the murder of a Texas City mom.Detectives have charged Amy Lynne Medina and 19-year-old Cory McCray with murder, for allegedly causing the death of Lucia Bertrand.Bertrand was found unresponsive at a reside
Inmate dies of apparent suicide at Harris County jail
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — A woman is dead after apparently hanging herself at the Harris County jail, the sheriff's office said Wednesday.
Thieves crawl through drive-thru window, steal thousands in Pasadena
It was just before 3 a.m. on Sunday at the McDonald’s located along Spencer Highway. The men driving in a dark-colored SUV ordered food, handed money to the cashier, and once she opened the register, pulled themselves in through the window. They began pointing guns and demanding cash.