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  • HPD: Men steal clothes, shoes from City Gear store in Southeast Houston

    HOUSTON – Men in a stolen white pick-up truck broke into a southeast Houston store, taking shoes and clothes Saturday morning, according to Houston police. Officials said around 4:45 a.m., they received a phone call about a break-in at City Gear apparel store on Telephone Road. A wrecker driver was in the parking lot of the shopping center and saw the truck leaving with three to five people. The wrecker driver followed the truck while on the phone with HPD, […]

  • HPD: Three people shot after home invasion near Katy Freeway

    HOUSTON –Three people were shot during a home invasion Friday night, according to Houston police. According to Investigator Norman Wallace of the HPD Robbery Division, three suspects, two men and one woman, forced their way into an apartment located at 7777 Katy Freeway around 8 p.m. Officials said the two men pulled out guns and held three residents at gunpoint. One of those residents had a gun too, and he pulled it out, resulting in an exchange of gunfire between […]

  • Young woman shot, killed in vehicle on West Little York Road

    HOUSTON — Houston police are currently investigating the shooting of a young woman in northwest Houston. Authorities said the shooting took place around 2:55 a.m. Sunday at in the 400 block W. Little York Road. According to officials, 21-year-old Essence Derouen was sitting inside her vehicle waiting for traffic to clear after a nearby club, Club Panda, closed. While waiting, an unidentified gunman wearing white pants and a blue shirt walked up to the vehicle and began firing shots into […]

  • Man drops dead in Port Arthur jail before being processed

    PORT ARTHUR, Texas – A man who was taken to jail on trespassing charges died in the jail’s book-in area, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities said around 9 a.m. Saturday, 33-year-old Byron James Sessions of Nederland, Texas, passed out prior to being processed. Officials said medical personnel began CPR, and an EMS was called to continue CPR on Sessions. He was not able to be revived and was pronounced dead around 10:15 a.m. The Justice of the […]

  • Woman instantly killed after crashing into 18-wheeler

    HOUSTON – A woman was killed instantly after striking the back of an 18-wheeler Saturday, according to authorities. Police said the woman was speeding down Almeda Genoa Road in a Buick SUV when she hit the back of a stopped 18-wheeler around 1:24 a.m. Authorities said the 18-wheeler was waiting on a gate to open before turning onto a property off of Almeda Genoa before the woman hit the vehicle. The driver of the 18-wheeler is not expected to face […]

  • Father and husband shot, killed in front of family at north Harris County apartments

    HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – During an attempted carjacking, a father was shot and killed in Harris County Saturday night, according to Harris County deputies. Around 11 p.m. at Greenbriar Park North apartments located at 818 Richcrest Drive, a 47-year-old man identified as Pedro Aguilar, along with his wife and 10-year-old daughter, were returning home to their apartment and parked on the street. While the wife and daughter were guiding the man to park the car, a silver or white four-door […]

  • Schlitterbahn Waterparks in Texas are open for ‘Bahn Break’!

    GALVESTON, Texas – Spring Break has officially begun— or in this case, Bahn Break! Schlitterbahn Waterparks in Texas are now open in celebration of Spring Break from March 11-19. While we know you may want to make your Bahn Break experience a family occasion, there is a little something for everyone! For starters, Schlitterbahn Galveston Island’s heated indoor park is perfect for guests who may want to enjoy a drink at the Wasserfest Heated Pool & Swim-Up Bar, or even partake […]

  • HPD led on high-speed chase after pawn shop robbery

    HOUSTON – Houston police were led on a high-speed chase when they received a report of an alarm going off at a Cash America pawn shop Saturday morning. Authorities said they received the call around 4 a.m. When they arrived to the scene, they noticed the front window of the pawn shop, located at 6120 Bellfort Street, was smashed. Officers tracked two suspects that stole a piece of equipment down Telephone Road and caught up with them. Police said while […]

  • Humble PD: Crash involving four cars kills woman

    HUMBLE, Texas — A crash involving four cars killed a woman Friday night in Humble, according to police. The crash happened around 10:30 p.m. in the 9600 block of FM 1960 between Whitaker and Townsen Boulevard when a woman around 50 years old was driving and struck a car from behind, causing a chain-reaction pile up of four cars. Humble police said the woman was not wearing a seatbelt and she was pronounced dead at the scene. Six people were […]