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Two juveniles arrested after shots fired near Marshall park

Two juveniles were arrested Tuesday after shots were reportedly fired near Wyatt Park in Marshall, Marshall Police said Tuesday. According to Marshall Police spokeswoman Kelly Colvin, dispatchers received a call about 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, of shots fired in the 1200 block of Bowie Street. Police late

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2018-03-21 01:00:00

UPDATE: Authorities searching for suspect involved with suspicious package found at ETX post office

UPDATE (11:30 a.m.): Authorities are searching for the suspect involved with the suspicious package found on Wednesday morning at the Laird Hill Post Office . Deputies have informed CBS19 that the package had a string attached to it and contained a nail sealing device. The scene around the post of

CBS19.TV - 2018-03-21 17:11:00

Marshall police seeking help identifying armed robber

MARSHALL, Texas (KETK) - The Marshall Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify the man who robbed a local business clerk at gunpoint. On Tuesday, March 13, just before midnight, officers responded to Alon Food Fast Fina located on West Grand Ave. on reports of an armed robbery.

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-03-20 23:10:43

3 accused of allegedly stealing 3 vehicles in Marshall

Three Marshall people are facing charges for reportedly being in possession of several vehicles that were stolen over the weekend. (Source: Marshall Police Department) Richard Parrott Jr., 29 (Source: Marshall Police Department) Renae Pack, 24 (Source: Marshall Police Department) Vernon Williams, 25

KSLA - 2018-03-21 00:16:51

Tree falls in Longview, narrowly misses house

A large tree fell in Monday night narrowly missing a neighbor's house. It happened in the 200 block of Cambridge lane in Longview. According to a local tree service, they had been contacted about the tree which had reportedly started to lean a few days before it fell. They say they believe saturated

KLTV - 2018-03-20 16:26:36

MPD still looking for armed robbery suspect

The Marshall Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify the man who robbed the Alon Food Fast Fina, in Marshall, at gunpoint. "On Tuesday, March 13 at approximately 11:58 p.m., officers responded to Alon Food Fast Fina located in the 200 block of West Grand Ave. on reports of an a

MARSHALL NEWS MESSENGER - 2018-03-20 18:45:00

Man dies in Caddo Parish fire - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Fire Marshal deputies were at the scene of a residential structure fire on Adams Road in Caddo Parish where an elderly man died. (Source: Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal via Facebook) KEITHVILLE, LA (KSLA) - The Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal is investigating a fire that claimed an e

KSLA - 2018-03-21 12:24:46

Police searching for East Texas man who was last seen March 18

MARSHALL, Texas (KETK) - The Marshall Police Department is asking for the public's help to locate a missing man. Jerry Lee Pope, 72, was last seen leaving his Marshall home on Sunday. According to family members, he missed his doctor appointments scheduled for Tuesday and they are concerned for his

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-03-21 20:21:35

Multiple taken to hospital after vehicle crashes into tree

Multiple people have been transported to UT Health East Texas in Tyler after a car crashed into a tree in Jackson Heights. According to the Jackson Heights VFD, the wreck happened in the 17000 block of FM 2767 Sunday afternoon. Officials said one person was, "heavily entrapped in the wreckage." "


Police ID 2 killed in Kilgore collision

KILGORE, Texas (KETK) - Two people died following a major two-vehicle crash in Kilgore on Sunday. According to Kilgore Police Department, at 3:58 p.m., police were dispatched to the wreck on Highway 259 near FM 349. An investigation determined a Nissan car was headed south when they drove into oncom


2 Kilgore locals killed in vehicle crash near FM 349

Dakota Patrick Harris, a 19-year-old Kilgore man, and 79-year-old Kilgore native, Mary Cameron died after a vehicle crash that happened just before 4 p.m. Sunday afternoon on U.S. Highway 259, just north of Farm to Market Road 349. According to the Kilgore Police Department's Facebook page, an initi


DPS: Tatum man dies after Panola County wreck

A 24-year-old Tatum man died from injuries sustained in a wreck just south of Tatum this past week, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. Krystopher Jordan Davis died Friday at a UT Health Northeast hospital in Tyler, DPS spokeswoman Sgt. Jean Dark said. It was a day after a two-vehicl


ETX woman dies when she runs in front of 18-wheeler on I-20

A woman died when she ran into the path of a tractor-trailer rig traveling east on Interstate 20. The Texas Department of Public Safety has identified her as 32-year-old Lea Celeste Williford, of Marshall, Texas. The accident happened about 12:30 p.m. Saturday in eastern Harrison County, Texas. Troo


Police looking for man taking inappropriate photos of young girls at East Texas playground

GILMER, Texas (KETK) - The Gilmer Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a man who witnesses say was taking pictures of young girls going down a slide at a local playground. Police say the man, who was white and appeared to be in his 40s, drove a silver Chevrolet Silverado pic


Crews mopping up area fires - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Source: 806 Storm Chasers Potter County (Source: KFDA) Potter County (Source: KFDA) Potter County (Source: KFDA) Woman struck and killed by self-driving Uber vehicleWoman struck and killed by self-driving Uber vehicle Posted: Monday, March 19 2018 1:25 PM EDT2018-03-19 17:25:57 GMT Updated: Monday,


Toddler suffers multiple gunshot injuries

SHREVEPORT, La. - Shreveport police have launched an investigation into a shooting that left a 3-year-old child injured in west Shreveport Saturday afternoon. Shreveport Police patrol officers were dispatched to University Health Hospital on reports of a shooting around 3 p.m. Saturday. Officers arr


City workers deserve more pay, but with a better plan

Recently, the Marshall City Commission voted six to one to restructure the salary of the city's employees at a cost of $580,000 per year, in a move that proved the city's commitment to its staff. We propose that pledge is admirable, but do we know all of the pitfalls that this might cause? Of course


Family forced off flight after toddler throws fit

CHICAGO (WGN/CNN) - Southwest Airlines is taking some heat after a family was escorted off a flight, following a crying fit by a toddler who didn't want to sit in her own seat, a witness says. Passenger Alexis Armstrong, 24, filmed part of the Wednesday afternoon incident on her cell phone in a vide


Chief deputy resigns, new one appointed

Harrison County officials bid farewell this week to long-time chief deputy sheriff Bobby Gibbons, who will be retiring on March 31 after 13 years of service. "It's customary to recognize service to valuable members of our Harrison County community that have given more than they've gotten back from t


Man shot in back in Shreveport neighborhood

Shreveport, LA - Shreveport Police are searching for suspects in the city's latest shooting. A 22-year-old man was found shot in the back on Wyngate Blvd. between Browning St. and Wyngate Circle. The man was alert when officers arrived and told them he was shot in a different location. The man was t