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  • Identity thief helps felons, people with prior evictions secure apartment leases, investigators say

    HOUSTON— An identity theft predator is off the streets after one of his alleged clients helped investigators uncover his scam, according to the Harris County Precinct 4 Constable’s Office. A woman in another state called an apartment complex in the 14500 block of Philippine Street in Houston to find out why an apartment was placed in her name. Patrol units were called in and the renter admitted the identification was given to her by a man that she met on […]

  • FBI: BBVA Compass bank robbed by four men wanted for string of bank robberies

    HOUSTON– The FBI is searching for four bank robbers linked to multiple robberies throughout Houston. According the Houston FBI, the BBVA Compass bank at 7390 Fannin was robbed on Thursday, at 1:30 p.m. The first robber stormed into the bank as the second robber ordered the customers and employees to the ground. The third robber guarded the door, while the fourth robber jumped the counter and demanded cash.  A fifth person remained in the parking lot during the robbery to […]

  • #Slay: Exploring Houston’s drag community

    HOUSTON — CW39.com is taking an in-depth look at Houston’s drag community. From the lingo to the fashion, the club scene to the pageants and, more so, the overall understanding and acceptance, we are going underground to completely debunk myths and rumors and expose the world to a lifestyle that has a dominating presence in everyday culture. This web-exclusive series will touch on topics like drag-influenced makeup, pop culture, health issues, separation and segregation in the drag community and more. […]

  • Harris County Commissioners Courthouse Annex to be named in honor of slain deputy Clint Greenwood

    HOUSTON— The Baytown community held a vote Tuesday, to rename The Harris County Commissioners courthouse annex after fallen deputy Clint Greenwood. “It will honor the family and it’ll honor Baytown and that’s why we support it,” local resident Michael Peterson said. Precinct 3 Asst. Chief Clint Greenwood had just arrived to work at the Harris County courthouse on W. Baker Road near Garth Road around 7:05 a.m. when he was shot. Fellow officers rushed to his aid, and Life Flight was […]

  • DPS: Body of Pilot found after plane crashes in Huntsville pond

    HUNTSVILLE, Texas–  Divers have confirmed that the body of a pilot was found after a plane crashed in Huntsville. The crash occurred around 10 a.m. near Walker County and Highway 19. The pilot’s name is not being released at this time but he has been identified as a 62-year-old Kermit Faulkner from Conroe. According to the Department of Public Safety, the twin engine plane lost altitude in midair. The plane hit several trees on the way down catching fire and spreading […]

  • Body of man and dog found in Lake Houston, assumed to be from Saturday boating accident

    HOUSTON– The body of a man and a dog has been recovered after a weekend boating incident in Lake Houston. According to authorities, a man was on a boat with his dog, when his boat collided with another boat carrying a man. The man on the second boat was hospitalized but the dog and his owner were not found. Lake Patrol resumed the search Monday and recovered the body of a man, assumed to be that of the missing man, […]

  • Caught on Camera: Two women draw blood inside Tidwell 99 cents store

    HOUSTON– Viral fight videos are common on social media, but this month has seen a recent increase of Houston fight vids. On Thursday night a fight was captured at a 99 Cents Only Store on Tidwell and 45 North. Shade Media posted the fight video on Facebook, which shows a woman hitting what looked to be a teenage girl. “Stop you’re going to go to jail,” a woman in the background said. The two women were eventually separated after onlookers finally […]

  • DPS: Aryan Brotherhood member added to Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list

    AUSTIN– A new name has been added to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list. The hunt is on for Billy Wayne Gilliland, 58, who has been on the run since October 2016, after escaping from a halfway house in Del Valle, Texas. Gilliland was originally released on parole in March, 2014 after serving a life sentence for murder in Liberty County, in the 1980s. Gilliland is described as being 6 feet tall and weighing 180 pounds. He has numerous […]

  • Judge grants $200,000 bond for Bellaire teen charged in parents murder

    HOUSTON —  A Judge has granted Antonio Armstrong Jr. a $200,000 bond in the “All-American family” murder case. On April 3, A Harris County judge announced that Armstrong Jr. would be tried as an adult for the murders of his parents. Dawn and Antonio Armstrong were killed in the early morning hours of Jul. 29, 2016 at their home on Palmetto at Mapleridge. The mother died at the scene, and the father suffered a gunshot wound to the head. He was […]