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Man crashes car into several people near bar in Montrose

Four people were hit by a car after leaving a bar in Montrose early Thursday morning. Eyewitness News reporter Courtney Fischer is live at the scene with more on what police say may have led to this dangerous incident. Police say one person that was hit was even dragged by the car on Grant Street an

ABC13 HOUSTON - 2018-03-22 09:39:32

Local METRO bus driver stabbed by passenger asking for help with knife, police say

HOUSTON - A local METRO bus driver is in the hospital Wednesday after being stabbed by a passenger in southeast Houston. METRO bus 2498 was headed westbound on South Acres Street when it came to a stop on its route around 12:40 p.m. Investigators said the suspect - blocking the other passengers from

CW39.COM - 2018-03-21 20:58:10

Pregnant Katy woman arrested, accused of selling fake insurance

A pregnant Katy woman, arrested March 15, faces felony charges of selling fake car insurance. According to court documents, Jennifer Marie Velasquez, aka Jennifer Gamez, is being charged with possession of a fictitious or counterfeit insurance certificate, aggregate theft and having an unauthorized

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-03-21 12:57:00

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

Katy ISD superintendent accused of bullying

KATY, Texas - The Katy Independent School District school board meeting on Monday seemed routine until Greg Barrett stepped up to the microphone to speak during the public comment portion. The meeting was recorded. "My name is Greg Barrett," he told the school board. "I was bullied, unbelievably bu

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-03-21 03:17:21

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

Katy Man Claims Jr. High Bullying By Superintendent Lance Hindt

KATY, TX - A man who grew up in Katy ISD, opened up about his experiences as a bullied teenager during a Katy ISD meeting on Monday night. However, most were shocked when the man told the Katy ISD board of trustees that one of his tormentors more than three decades earlier was none other than curren

PATCH - 2018-03-21 15:02:24

LIVE: Police chase vehicle through southeast Houston

HOUSTON - Police on Thursday were involved in a chase in southeast Houston. The chase started after an investigation of a domestic disturbance in Baytown, police said. Video from Sky2 showed at least six police vehicles involved in the pursuit. Sky2 caught up with the chase on the Interstate 610

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-03-22 13:21:29

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

Astrodome Conservancy, Harris County announces free party inside Eighth Wonder of the World

Craig Hlavaty Updated 11:27 am, Tuesday, March 20, 2018 Astrodome Conservancy, Harris County announces free party inside Eighth Wonder of the World 1 / 55 Back to Gallery Next month residents of the city of Houston and beyond will get one more look inside the Astrodome before construction begins on


Man Found Dead In Tank Of Water In NE Houston

HOUSTON, TX - A man was found dead in a tank of water at the eastside sewage treatment plant shortly after noon on Tuesday. Police responded to a call of a possible body found at 5400 Armour Drive, near Buffalo bayou and north of Second Ward, where they found the man. Houston police are awaiting aut

PATCH - 2018-03-21 14:49:30

HPD arrested 30 on felony DWI charges in February

HPD arrested 30 on felony DWI charges in February 1 / 39 Back to Gallery During the month of February, Houston police arrested 30 drivers on felony alcohol charges. Some were charged with driving while intoxicated with a child in the vehicle and many were charged with their third DWI. Driving while


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


Driver killed after car catches fire in E Houston, police say

A driver was killed in a fiery crash in east Houston, police said. Investigators said the driver slammed into a telephone pole around 4:30 a.m. Sunday near the intersection of Clinton Drive and Hirsch Road. The car caught fire and the driver was found dead inside the car, police said. Police said


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


Hail, tornadoes in the forecast for parts of SE Texas

Large hail and isolated tornadoes could hit parts of southeast Texas this weekend, according to a warning issued by the National Weather Service. A thunderstorm advisory will be in effect between 9 p.m. Saturday and 2 a.m. Sunday. Strong storms that could include large hail and isolated tornadoes ar


Man walking on METRORail tracks dies after being hit by train

HOUSTON - A man who was walking on METRORail tracks Friday in downtown Houston died after he was hit by a train. The crash was reported about 6 a.m. at Hadley and Main streets. METRO police said the man was walking on the tracks and then turned into the path of a southbound train. The man was tak


HPD: Man arrested after leading police on chase in patrol unit in NW Houston

HOUSTON - A man stole a police car and led officers on a chase in northwest Houston Friday night, according to the Houston Police Department. The incident happened around 7 p.m. near a residence in the 7900 block of Ritz Street. The suspect, Marvin Jones, 34, is facing four felony charges: evading a


HPD: Possible intoxicated driver slams into heavy duty tow truck in SW Houston

HOUSTON - An alleged drunk driver crashed into heavy duty tow truck in southwest Houston Friday night. The accident happened around 10:30 p.m. near the intersection of Cook Road and Sandstone Street. According to police, a Heavy Duty Wrecker transported a broke down HFD Fire Truck back to the fire s


Teen pimp brought underage girl to Houston via app, forced her into prostitution, authorities say

HOUSTON - A girl is out of forced prostitution, and her suspected pimp is behind bars, authorities say. The Harris County Precinct 4 Constable's Office said deputies received a tip on Tuesday that in the 23600 block of Tree House Lane a juvenile female runaway was being forced into prostitution. D