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  • Basketball game turns to gunfight at north Houston park, police say

    HOUSTON — The Houston Police Department is investigating after a basketball game at a north Houston park turned into a shootout. But no basketballs were involved— just bullets. Investigators said several men were shooting hoops at Patrick Milton Park on Jensen Road when a fight broke. People were betting during the game right before the shots rang out, police said. Officers were able to respond quickly and follow one car leaving the court right after the shooting. The men inside […]

  • Police: Man fatally shot in garage of SW Houston home

    HOUSTON — A man was killed in his garage during a drive-by shooting in southwest Houston Sunday night. According to the Houston Police Department, the incident occurred around 10 p.m. at Bissonnet and Leawood. Officers responded to two separate calls on Bissonnet and Leawood, where two drivers were shooting at each other down the street. The drivers were taken to the hospital with gunshot wounds after crashing and were found lying on the side of the road. They are expected to […]

  • Houston Happenings: Aug. 10-13

    HOUSTON — The weekend is almost upon us! That means it’s time to check out Houston Happenings. BCO presents Boats, Bats and Brew Boats, Bats and Brew! That’s right! this Saturday! While steering a kayak, take a peek at one of Houston’s quirkiest, albeit smelly features the colony of Mexican free-tailed bats that reside under the Waugh street bridge. The fun starts at 7:30 p.m. This event is free but BYOK bring your own kayak. Southern Fried Chicken Festival Who […]

  • Family questions disappearance of missing man in northeast Houston

    HOUSTON — Texas Equusearch sent crews out Thursday morning to search for a man who has been missing since earlier in the week. Donald Crenshaw, 37, is a father of seven. He was last seen on the overpass of Highway 59 near Jensen Road Monday night. The family said he was with a co-worker, who claims the father stepped out the vehicle to urinate and next he was gone. It’s been suggested Crenshaw fell over the bridge, but investigators have […]

  • Motorcyclist critical after hit-and-run crash on Southwest Freeway, police say 

    HOUSTON — A hit-and-run accident involving a motorcyclist Wednesday morning forced officers to shutdown the outbound lanes of the Southwest Freeway near Wilcrest. The highway has since been reopened. The Houston Police Department said the horrible crash happened just after 3 a.m. The rider was not wearing a helmet during the collision, and was flown to Memorial Hermann Hospital in critical condition. Investigators are still searching for the driver responsible after the person left the scene on foot. Police are […]

  • Baytown PD: 1 teen suspect dead, person of interest identified in home invasion

    BAYTOWN, Texas — One teen suspect is dead and another is on the run after a home invasion in Baytown, police said. The Baytown Police Department is looking for Jeremy Jamal Wheaton Ardion. Investigators don’t know if he played a role in the invasion, but they do believe he knows something about what happened overnight at an apartment complex in the 300 block of S. Pruett near W. Republic streets. Police say Jalen Cole, 18, and an accomplice, both wearing […]

  • Houston Happenings: Aug. 3-6

    HOUSTON — The weekend is almost upon us! That means it’s time to check out Houston Happenings. Jeff Bagwell Hall of Fame weekend Didn’t make it to Cooperstown last weekend never fear you can celebrate at “Jeff Bagwell Hall of Fame weekend”. Give props to the first baseman and latest Astros’ Hall of Famer during the Astros` weekend tussle with the Toronto Blue Jays. The first 10,000 fans attending the opener of the 3-game series can snatch a 1997 Bagwell […]

  • HPD: Shooting outside Spire Nightclub left one man shot in eye, 5 others injured 

    HOUSTON — A man was shot in the eye and another was beaten Thursday morning after chaos erupted outside a popular nightclub in Downtown, the Houston Police Department said. Investigators are still trying to sort everything out, but here’s what we know as of now: all of this happened around 2:30 a.m. at Spire nightclub. An officer patrolling the area heard gunshots, and when he went to the club, he saw a smashed car leaving. When the sergeant approached the […]

  • Police: Innocent man killed by stray bullet in northeast Houston

    HOUSTON — An innocent man was killed Sunday night after being hit by a stray bullet in northeast Houston, authorities said. The shooting took place around 10 p.m. after a group of men came to the Big City Food parking lot off Homestead following a nearby block party, the Houston Police Department said. A fight broke out and the men pulled out guns, police said. One of the men involved was driving southbound on Homestead when investigators said multiple suspects […]