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Heavy early morning fog causes fatal accident in north Harris County
HOUSTON - Already the fog and low visibility have played in factor in at least one fatal accident in north Harris County. According to deputies, the accident happened around 2 a.m. near the N. Sam Houston Pkwy and TC Jester.
More than $1,100 worth of meat stolen from Kroger store
HOUSTON - A sergeant found $1,188 worth of beef, pork and shrimp, among other items, in a vehicle pulled over by authorities Sunday. The food is believed to have been stolen from a Kroger store, according to a news release from the office of Constable Ryan Gable.
Deputies investigating after 15-year-old shot and killed in east Harris County, deputies say
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A 15-year-old boy is dead after authorities say he was shot in east Harris County. Deputies say gunfire erupted in the 13800 block of Duncum Street just before 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Police Beat – Deadly conduct
Four individuals were arrested last week after a shooting was reported in the 900 block of Northwood Drive. According to police, a black SUV and a gray Impala were shooting at each other and were believed to be heading toward the Kings Colony area around 10 p.m. Dec. 12.
Texas prison allowed flesh-eating infection to 'eat away' at inmate's arm, lawsuit claims
A 37-year-old man who was sentenced to six months in prison on drug charges in 2016 is suing the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) over claims that nobody could take him to the hospital for a flesh-eating bacteria infection (MRSA) that was eating away at his arm due to staff shortages. Har
Man charged in 2 child sex assault cases speaks from jail
LA PORTE, Texas (KTRK) -- A man behind bars after being accused of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old is speaking out in an exclusive interview with ABC13 Eyewitness News' Deborah Wrigley.
Motorcyclist crashes after leading officers on high-speed chase in NE Harris Co.
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Part of the east Beltway feeder road was shut down Saturday morning after a motorcyclist led deputies on a high-speed chase in northeast Harris County.
Five killed in fire near Texas State University ruled homicide
SAN MARCOS, Texas — The deaths of five people killed in a large apartment fire near Texas State University have been ruled homicides. The fire broke out on July 20 at an apartment complex in San Marcos. The fire has been ruled an arson, though no arrests have been made and few details have been rele
One person injured in shooting at N. Harris Co. apartment complex
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Deputies are investigating a shooting at an apartment complex in north Harris County that left one person injured Monday. The Precinct 4 Constable’s Office said an unknown suspect fired multiple gunshots at a vehicle in the 14000 block of Ella Blvd at The Cranbrook Downs apart
19-year-old to be charged in drunk driving crash that killed young mother, police say
SOUTH HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A young mother was killed after a 19-year-old who authorities said was drunk crashed into her vehicle off the Gulf Freeway in the city of South Houston early Monday morning, police say.
Constable deputy assaulted while investigating disturbance in NW Harris Co.
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A constable deputy was allegedly assaulted after responding to a disturbance at a home in northwest Harris County, according to Harris County Precinct 4.
Texas girl’s inoperable brain tumor vanishes
In what seems like a Christmas miracle, the inoperable brain tumor of an 11-year-old girl in Texas has disappeared, and doctors say they don’t know why. Roxli Doss was diagnosed with diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, or DIPG, in June, as KVUE reported, and went through weeks of radiation.
Montgomery County inmate arrested in Houston after being released by mistake
CONROE, Texas - A Montgomery County inmate who was mistakenly released from jail Wednesday is back in custody Monday, officials said. Montgomery County deputies said Edward Manning, 30, was being held on $20,000 bond on a charge of assault involving family violence. He was accidentally released from
Vandals caught on camera targeting renovated home damaged by Hurricane Harvey
PASADENA, Texas - A remodeling company believes a group of teens are responsible for vandalizing a home under construction in Pasadena. The company's owner said the suspects put holes in the walls, broke a back window, dumped paint all over the floors and used it to write profanity on the windows.
Man and his horse killed in Crosby after being struck by SUV with family coming home from hospital with newborn
CROSBY, Texas (KTRK) -- A man riding a horse was hit and killed when he was struck by a vehicle in Crosby. It happened Sunday around 8 p.m. off Highway 90. Deputies say a vehicle with a family coming home from the hospital with their newborn hit Richard Wright after his horse suddenly darted into th
5 Pasadena Area Foreclosures Selling Now
PASADENA, TX — Have a lower price point, but still hoping to buy a house nearby? Why not look at foreclosures in the area? You never know what you might find!. Here are five new foreclosures on the market near you — many of them surprisingly affordable for their size and location.
Teen shot in head during drive-by in northwest Houston, police say
HOUSTON - A teen was hospitalized after being shot in the head Sunday afternoon during a drive-by in northwest Houston, police said. The shooting was reported around 2 p.m. along De Soto Street near Oak Bend Drive.
5 New Clear Lake Area Properties For Sale
CLEAR LAKE, TX — On the hunt for a new house, and want the latest information on what's available near you? Need some assistance in your search? Never fear! To save you some time, we've compiled the latest batch of five new listings nearby.
Ship Channel deterioration closes two lanes of I-610 East Loop
A routine inspection led to the closing of two outbound lanes on I-610 East Loop near the Ship Channel bridge. Officials say during the inspection, deterioration was found. According to the Texas Department of Transportation, the closure is between the Port of Houston and Manchester.
Police chase ends in crash, car rams into fire hydrant
HOUSTON - Houston police were on a high-speed chase with a dark colored car that ended in a crash. Police said around 3:45 a.m. officers tried to stop a driver in what they believe was a stolen car.