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Video released of persons of interest in Spring couple's slaying

HOUSTON - Investigators on Tuesday released surveillance video of men they described as persons of interest in the slaying of a couple at their Spring home. The video was recorded by a camera at the gated entrance to the Northgate Forest neighborhood where the bodies of Bao and Jenny Lam were found

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-01-16 20:48:04

Authorities say Houston-area couple ambushed, slain, robbed

SPRING, Texas (AP) - Investigators say a Houston-area husband and wife were ambushed and killed during a home robbery and the suspects later returned several times to the shooting scene. The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday released security video in the search for suspects in the deaths of

KTRE - 2018-01-16 18:08:26

East County schools to remain closed Wednesday due to wintry weather

East Montgomery County schools will remain closed Wednesday due to the Winter Weather storm that blanketed the area with ice, sleet and snow Tuesday. Due to severe weather and hazardous road conditions, all Splendora and New Caney ISD schools will be closed Wednesday, Jan. 17. Also, all extracurricu

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-16 20:34:00

Texas teacher accused of having sexual relationship with 16-year-old student

A Texas teacher has been arrested and charged with having an improper relationship with a student after the 16-year-old teenager reportedly told his mother about the sexual relationship. Marisela Mendoza Winn, 39, taught at IDEA McAllen Public Schools and is accused of having sexual relations with a

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-16 14:31:00

Houstonians are jubilant over two female meteorologists wearing the same dress

The wintry weather and school closures aren't the only things that have gotten Houstonians excited Tuesday. NBC meteorologist Jennifer Reyna and KHOU's Chita Craft both wore the same dress Tuesday morning and the Internet can't deal. "2ladies w great taste," Twitter user @StonesiferAmy said. "What a

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-16 15:14:00

Affluent couple ambushed, shot execution-style in shocking gated-community double slaying: Police

Police are investigating a double slaying after finding a Texas couple bound and shot execution-style inside their home in a gated community. The Houston Chronicle reported that Bao and Jenny Lam, both 61, were both found shot to death late Sunday inside their ransacked Spring home. "Everything was

CRIMEONLINE.COM - 2018-01-15 18:55:27

ICY ROADS: List of impacted highways & freeways

HOUSTON -- The Houston area is dealing with icy roadways as temperatures continue to fall across Southeast Texas. Multiple crashes were reported early Tuesday on Highway 290 in Hockley and on I-45 North in Conroe. As of 5 p.m. the biggest closures were along Highway 290, I-10 East at the West Loop,

KHOU - 2018-01-16 23:02:38

LIVE: Family, investigators seek public's help to find Spring couple's killer

SPRING, Texas - The son of a couple found fatally shot at their home in Spring over the weekend believes his parents' killer targeted them for money. The couple, identified as Bao and Jenny Lam, both 61, owned several Subway restaurants throughout the Houston area. Harris County Sheriff's deputies

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-01-16 16:15:12

61-year-old man fatally shot in possible confrontation over earlier hit-and-run

A man was shot to death Monday night in what police say appears to have been a confrontation over an earlier hit-and-run in southwest Birmingham. Birmingham police officers received a call about 6:20 p.m. from a man who said he was the victim of a hit-and-run, said Capt. Sean Edwards. Police respond

AL.COM - 2018-01-16 03:40:15

Birmingham police investigating Monday shooting homicide

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports BIRMINGHAM - The Birmingham Police Department is conducting a homicide investigation after a shooting that occurred on Monday, according to BPD. At approximately 7:28 p.m. officers from West Precinct responded to the the 4700 block of Carver Avenue on a pers

TRUSSVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2018-01-16 21:13:12

Forecasters: Snow to fall this afternoon

Local governments and schools began closing their doors Tuesday as Calhoun County braced for a winter storm that was expected to bring an inch of snow, or more. "Bundle up," said Kevin Laws, a forecaster with the National Weather Service in Calera, on Tuesday morning. A cold front began pulling a bl

ANNISTON STAR - 2018-01-16 15:42:00

75-year-old woman killed in east Birmingham head-on crash

A Center Point woman was killed in a head-on collision in eastern Birmingham. Barbara Abbott was identified Tuesday as the victim, according to the Jefferson County Coroner's Office. She was 75. The crash happened at 5:31 p.m. Friday in the 1700 block of Edwards Lake Road. Authorities said Abbott wa

AL.COM - 2018-01-16 17:19:00

Center Point man wanted by Birmingham police

From The Trussville Tribune staff reports CENTER POINT - A Center Point man is wanted in Jefferson County, according to Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama. Roderick Mariachi Williams Roderick Mariachi Williams, 22, is wanted by the Birmingham Police Department on a felony warrant charging him with disc

TRUSSVILLETRIBUNE.COM - 2018-01-15 17:30:53

Woman found dead in Calera

CALERA - A homicide investigation is in progress by the Calera Police Department after the body of woman was found early Saturday morning, Jan. 13. The body of 42-year-old Kathleen Dawn West was found in the 100 block of Green Wood Circle, according to authorities. West's body was transported to the

SHELBY REPORTER - 2018-01-16 18:37:00

Homicide investigation underway after man found dead in Birmingham

Birmingham Police investigate a homicide on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- Birmingham Police are investigating a homicide after finding one man dead early Monday morning. Police are on the scene on 36th Place and 45th Avenue North. CBS 42 reporter Alex Finnie is live on the scen

WIAT TV - 2018-01-15 11:11:06

Municipal offices in Pell City will close at 11 a.m. today

The city of Pell City has announced that all of its offices will close at 11 a.m. today due to the threat of inclement weather, according to a statement from City Manager Brian Muenger. Muenger said all essential personnel will remain to deal with any issues that arise from the winter storm.

ANNISTON STAR - 2018-01-16 16:25:00

AL man arrested for murder in Ft. Mitchell Dollar General deadly shooting

RUSSELL COUNTY, AL (WTVM) - An arrest has been made in connection with the deadly Fort Mitchell Dollar General shooting. Justin Davidson, 26, was arrested at Columbus Regional Hospital Tuesday, Jan. 16. Davidson was charged with being a fugitive from justice based on the Alabama warrant for murder.

WSFA - 2018-01-16 18:00:39

Four suspects fired shots at man after breaking into his truck, Columbus police say

Four men fired several shots at a Columbus man after breaking into his truck at his Jason Court home, authorities said. He was able to escape the 5:35 a.m. incident without injury, but his vehicle was damaged. Columbus police were called to the victim's Jason Court home near Whitesville Road aroun

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-16 23:48:00

City delays opening until 10 a.m. Wednesday, morning court sessions cancelled

With wintry weather moving into the area Tuesday night, the Columbus Consolidated Government has made the decision to delay opening of offices on Wednesday until 10 a.m. City Manager Isaiah Hugley is authorizing department heads to allow employees - except emergency and other essential personnel - t

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-17 01:02:00

Columbus police officer placed on leave after drug arrest

Officials announced Tuesday morning that the Columbus police officer who was arrested Saturday afternoon on drug-related charges has been placed on administrative leave without pay. Officer Sameen Mitchell, who joined the patrol division on Jan. 30, and Chelsea Moses face one count each of possessi

LEDGER-ENQUIRER - 2018-01-16 19:58:00