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  • MUGSHOTS: At least 34 pimps, johns arrested during HPD Vice prostitution bust in April

    HOUSTON — Houston police released the names and mugshots Wednesday morning of at least 34 suspects arrested and charged with either compelling or soliciting prostitution in the local area during the month of April. These alleged pimps and johns were taken into custody by the department’s vice division. “We hope by publishing these suspects’ photos we will raise awareness of the issue that is human trafficking and put the community on notice that we will no longer tolerate these crimes […]

  • Photo of Kent State graduate carrying AR-10 on campus goes viral

    KENT STATE UNIVERSITY, Ohio – A picture of a Kent State University graduate carrying a rifle and graduation cap with the words “Come and take it” has gone viral. Kaitlin Bennett wrote in her post, “Now that I graduated from @KentState, I can finally arm myself on campus. I should have been able to do so as a student- especially since 4 unarmed students were shot and killed by the government on this campus. #CampusCarryNow” Now that I graduated from […]

  • Fort Bend County woman embezzles $223,327 from youth hockey league, deputies say  

    FORT BEND COUNTY, Texas — A local woman claims financial hardship drove her to stealing hundred of thousands of dollars from a youth hockey league, the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office announced Wednesday. Michele Bernier is treasure of the InterScholastic Hockey League, which is open to teens 13 to 18 years old. She has held the position for about five years. Investigators said the league president noticed discrepancies while balancing out the organization’s budget. He confronted Bernier about the findings, […]

  • ‘This is your season, this is our moment’: Turner sends Rockets inspiring message as team competes in Western Conference Finals 

    HOUSTON — “This is your season. This is our moment,” Mayor Sylvester Turner cranked up the heat Wednesday in an inspiring video message to the Houston Rockets as the team takes on the Golden State Warriors in the 2018 Western Conference Finals. This season, the Rockets players won not only their division but also more games than any other team in the league. And now, these playoff underdogs are fighting to bring Houston to the NBA Finals. No pressure, right? […]

  • TxDOT to waive more than $1 billion in unpaid toll late fees

    AUSTIN, Texas — Life in the fast lane just got a little easier for tollway drivers in the Lone Star State. The Texas Department of Transportation is forgiving more than $1 billion in unpaid late fees thanks to Texas senate bill 312, which Gov. Greg Abbott signed almost a year ago. Watch the video to get the full scoop!  

  • ‘Ain’t nobody got time for this’: Houston 911 operator who hung up on callers sentenced to 18 months probation

    HOUSTON — If Creshenda Williams didn’t have time then— she surely has plenty of time now. Williams, the former 911 operator accused of hanging up on dozens of callers and first responders, has been sentenced to 18 months of probation with 10 days in jail.  A grand jury found the 44-year-old  guilty of interfering with emergency telephone calls — a misdemeanor offense — following a three-day trial that ended Wednesday. The former 911 operator worked at the Houston Emergency Service […]

  • $5,000 reward offered for three men wanted after home burglary in Fourth Ward

    HOUSTON — Houston police released images Wednesday showing three possible burglary suspects after a home was targeted in the Fourth Ward area. The suspects broke into the residence in the 1000 block of Robin Street around 7 a.m. on March 19. Investigators said the men broke a back window in order to get into the home. The victim claims nearly $25,000 in various jewelry — including several expensive watches — were stolen. The following images were taken from surveillance video […]

  • Tyler nurse charged with murder after mysterious patient deaths

    TYLER, Texas — A Texas nurse has been charged with murder for his alleged part in at least two deaths and five injuries involving patients at a hospital in Tyler. William Davis is a former nurse for Trinity Mother Francis Hospital, where patient Perry Frank was admitted.. “My father was undergoing open heart surgery,” the victim’s daughter Savannah Frank said. “He was doing so well. He was recovering just fine.” Her father went to the hospital on June 22, 2017 […]

  • Harris County assistant treasurer accused of stealing $35K to pay blackmailing dominatrix

    HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — The second in command of the Harris County Treasurer’s Office was arrested Thursday after he was accused of stealing money from a credit union and several individuals in order to pay off a blackmailing dominatrix, according to court documents. Gregory Wayne Lueb, 56, is charged with aggragate theft after he allegedly stole an estimated $35,000 from the Harris County Federal Credit Union. On the Harris County treasurer website, Lueb is listed as the Harris County first […]