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Police investigate body found on Highway 271

Police say he's around 5'9, slender build, wearing a black t-shirt and red parachute pants with black sandals.

CBS19.TV - 2018-06-17 19:06:34

Local Juneteenth celebration draws families to parade, festival, rodeo for annual Texas observance

Donald Caldwell stayed in the shade Saturday morning as he and hundreds along Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard awaited the annual Juneteenth Parade that would soon crest a rise and descend a gentle slope toward Broughton Park in Longview.“It’s warming up,” the Vietnam veteran said before finding a s

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-06-16 20:30:00

Toddler killed while playing with found gun identified by Longview police

Meanwhile, a neighbor quoted in Saturday’s story about the death as saying the toddler’s grandfather had warned his son not to bring guns into the house, said Saturday the grandfather had not known about the fatal gun’s presence in his home.

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-06-16 22:28:00

East Texas: Fatal pedestrian accident closes parts of Highway 271

TYLER, Texas - (KETK) - Multiple Tyler police agencies, including Tyler Police Crime Scene Investigators, are on the scene of a reported fatal pedestrian accident along Highway 271.

KTAL - 2018-06-17 19:27:41

Police beat: June 16

Gregg County JailAll information from police files:■ James Benthul Abrams, 59, of Longview, was held Saturday under $75,000 bond on a Collin County warrant accusing him of theft of property worth less than $2,500 with two or more previous convcitions.

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-06-17 05:00:00

Longview police investigating after fatal shooting of 3-year-old girl

Police are still investigating her death, and as of now, no charges have been identified.


Kilgore comedian inspires teachers at Region 7 tech conference

GLADEWATER — Kilgore comedian Shannon Pickard used his craft to inspire East Texas teachers at a technology conference Thursday.According to a news release, more than 100 East Texas educators registered for the Region 7 Education Service Center’s annual summer tech conference, TechQuest. Pickard kic

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-06-17 23:00:00

Two charged with aggravated assault after shots fired at security guard in Tyler

Kenyotta Henderson, 21, and Alvin Dunn Jr., 20, have been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.(Smith County Jail)

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-06-16 15:51:00

3-year-old in Longview dead after shots fired reported in home

Longview, TX - Longview Police are investigating the death of a three-old-year.According to a Facebook post, officers received a report of shots fired at around 6:50 P.M. Thursday evening in the 800 block of Owings Ave.When they arrived at the home, they found a 3 year old child with a fatal wound.


Kilgore College trustees set to appoint new members

Trustees will consider appointing Jon Rowe to fill Walker’s term, which will expire in May 2021. Janice Bagley will be considered to fill Heath’s term, which will expire in May 2019.

LONGVIEW NEWS-JOURNAL - 2018-06-17 03:30:00

UPDATE: Authorities identify suspect involved in hit and run that injured Kilgore man

Kilgore police got an arrest warrant for Anthony Charles Jones, a 58-year-old Longview native, on Wednesday for Accident Involving Serious Bodily Injury in connection to a auto/pedestrian hit and run that happened on May 23, 2018.


2 women arrested in connection with gunfire at Longview park

Two Longview women have been arrested in connection with areport of shots firedWednesday at a Longview city park.Latosha Allen, 28, and Khadijah Rashae Jenkins, 20, remained in the Gregg County Jail Thursday morning on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Allen also faced several out


4 arrested after gunfire at Tyler apartment complex

Alvin Dewayne Dunn Jr., 20, Kenyotta Daquis Henderson, 21, Alexa Nicole Gilmore, 18 and Jazmine Victoria Johnson, 18, were arrested for aggravated assault after shots were fired after 1 a.m. at Stone Creek Apartments in Tyler.


Juneteenth festivities set in Longview

An annual celebration of freedom from bondage has already begun across Longview in advance of a bevy of activities over the next week.The city Parks and Recreation Department, in conjunction with the Emancipation Day Celebration and Juneteenth Activity Planning Committee, is overseeing activities th


Video: Motorcycle rider charged with murder of passenger and other crimes after fatal crash in Smith County

Waite was arrested and taken to the Smith County Jail where he was originally charged with evading Arrest with a vehicle, driving while intoxicated, evading arrest. He was also wanted out of Denton County on two outstanding warrants for credit card or debit card abuse.


Smith County Sheriff's Office responds to deadly police chase

TYLER, Texas (KETK) - This is dash cam video of a police chase on Highway 31 heading west toward Loop 49 involving Tyler police, Smith County deputies and two suspects on a motorcycle.


Man arrested for murder after leading high speed chase on motorcycle

Sean Waite, 34, was arrested for murder at around 6:15 p.m. Thursday after leading Tyler Police Officers on a chase while riding a motorcycle, resulting in a wreck that killed 28-year-old Alicia Ann Adams.


Authorities identify woman found dead in vehicle in Smith County

Williams was found dead in a vehicle on the 23600 Block of Pecan Drive, and according to authorities, a 911 call came in about her at around 12:40 p.m. Monday.


Police respond to shots fired in Longview overnight

According to Longview Police, the shooting involved more than two people, including a resident of the motel.


ETX man arrested after fleeing deputies, threw drugs out of window

Blake Joiner, a 28-year-old Frankston man, was arrested Tuesday after trying to outrun investigators by leading them on a vehicle and foot chase.