Crime

  Crime Stoppers searching for information on a unsolved bank robbery in Chester

DPS: Suspects attempt to evade law enforcement, drive into Toledo Bend Reservoir

Man arrested on sexual assault of child charges in Polk County

  Crime Stoppers looking for information on pair wanted for stealing thousands from Crockett store

Tyler County jury sentences Kountze man to 70 years for continuous sexual abuse of child

  Crockett PD asking for public’s help in IDing suspects who stole computers from Walmart

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Indictment: Huntington ISD student grabbed victim by throat, threw him on floor

  Arrest warrant issued for second student in Huntington baseball investigation.

Livingston police: Woman arrested on drug charges had paraphernalia hidden ‘on her person’

  Crime Stoppers asking for help identifying people who tried to break into ATM in Diboll

  RAW VIDEO: Nacogdoches police release dashcam video in use-of-force incident involving officer

Trinity County jury sentences man who pointed rifle at authorities to 35 years

Tyler County Sheriff’s Office: Woman tried to prevent deputies from arresting husband

Deputies with the Tyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested a husband and wife on April 5 after the woman tried to hinder them from arresting her spouse on an outstanding revocation of probation warrant.

1 stabbed, 1 hit with tree branch in Jasper brawl; 2 others arrested

Officers with the Jasper Police Department arrested two 17-year-old suspects after a brawl that occurred at a Jasper Park Saturday evening.

Trinity County jury finds man guilty in shooting involving police

A Trinity County jury has found a man guilty in connection with a 2016 incident in which police officers say he pointed a rifle at them.

Federal grand jury issues indictments for Joaquin man who allegedly wanted to cannibalize girl

A federal grand jury has indicted a Joaquin man who is accused of seeking a girl online to sexually assault, murder, and cannibalize.

Lufkin Crime Stoppers looking for information on northeastern Angelina County burglary

Onalaska police: Man strikes wife with ax handle, stops her calls for help

Polk County trial for man who shot, killed fleeing German shepherd ends with hung jury

  Tax professionals in Lufkin share how to avoid falling victim to identify theft during tax season

Testing backlogged sexual assault kits is teaching law enforcement about the crime

Marshall woman sentenced for slamming child’s head against crib

Man accused of stealing 18-wheeler, lumber load at Diboll gas station

A Houston man has been arrested following an investigation into the theft of an 18-wheeler and its load of lumber, reported stolen from a Diboll convenience store.

  Judge sentences former Sabine County constable who shot girlfriend in hand to 10 years

A former Sabine County constable has pleaded guilty to firing a shotgun through a home’s door in October of 2016 and hitting his girlfriend in the hand. A district judge then sentenced Jerry Dan Webb to 10 years in prison.

  Nacogdoches High School students showcase police training which earned state recognition

The team competed at the state level on March 28 and 29, where student teams placed as high as first place in state events.

Arrest made for robbery and assaulting a public servant

Arrest of Royrick Roberts Nacogdoches for robbery assault of public servant

Federal grand jury indicts Livingston man on explosive, gun charges

A federal grand jury has indicted a Livingston man who is a known member of the Aryan Brotherhood for possessing an unregistered destructive device and possession of a firearm by a prohibited person.

  Father of Livingston man beat to death reacts to mistrial ruling: ‘I just want justice for my son’

“Every time they set a trial date, it just brings it back up again," Sadler's father said. "It never eases up, you know.”

Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office seeks public’s help in finding burglary suspect

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who tried to break into a home between Cushing and Douglass on FM 225 on March 21.

Lufkin police: Man trying to buy phone robbed at gunpoint

Deputies with the Angelina County Sheriff’s Office arrested two men in connection to an armed robbery that allegedly occurred in Lufkin Tuesday after a man went to meet someone to buy a cell phone.

  Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office investigating suspect’s potential involvement in drive-by shootings

Investigations are underway to determine if an arrested suspect may have been involved in two drive-by shootings in Nacogdoches.

Suspected killer of rapper Nipsey Hussle arrested, police say

Eric Holder, 29, had been on the run for two days before he was captured in Bellflower, a Los Angeles-area city about 20 miles southeast of where Hussle was gunned down two days earlier.

Shelby County Sheriff’s Office: Tenaha man arrested for online solicitation of minor

A Tenaha man who was arrested in 2017 for sexual performance of a child has been arrested again.

  VIDEO: Lufkin Crime Stoppers seeking public’s help in finding check forger

Lufkin Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in locating a man who stole checks from local businesses and cashed them for thousands of dollars.

  Crockett murder suspect booked into Houston County jail

A man accused of shooting another has been booked into the Houston County jail.

Silsbee man arrested again after Tyler County grand jury indictment on child porn charge

A Silsbee man was arrested again after a Tyler County grand jury indicted him on a felony child porn charge earlier this month in connection to an investigation by the Texas Attorney General’s Office.

Nacogdoches Sheriff’s Office arrests man wanted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon

Deputies with the Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 19-year-old man who was the subject of a Crime Stoppers bulletin for aggravated assault with a deadly, unlawfully carrying a weapon, and failure to identify as a fugitive on Friday.Bryan Lee Negron Martinez, of Nacogdoches, is still b

  Sheriff: Suspect in alleged Huntington ISD sexual assault bonded out of jail

In the wake of an Angelina County grand jury handing down three indictments in connection to a case involving alleged hazing inside the Huntington ISD baseball program, three arrests warrants have been issued for a 17-year-old.

  Lufkin police: Boyfriend struck woman with truck, led officials on pursuit

An East Texas woman suffered injuries to her leg, hip and pelvis when her boyfriend hit her with his truck, Lufkin police say.

Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office: 1 suspect in drug bust has ties to Mexican cartel

An ongoing investigation into the distribution of methamphetamine in Nacogdoches County has led to the arrest of a large drug distributor with ties to the Mexican Cartel.

Lufkin police: Suspect tried smuggling steaks out of store in pants

A man tried to steal $26 worth of steaks from a Lufkin Brookshire Brothers store by hiding them in his pants Tuesday morning, according to the Lufkin Police Department.

Suspect in Nacogdoches intoxication assault case indicted

Jabraylin Dewayne Garner, who is suspected of intoxication assault, has now been indicted.

Jasper County Sheriff’s Office: 4 suspects arrested in alleged brawl at event venue

Deputies with the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office have arrested four people in connection to a brawl involving weapons that occurred at a 4-year-old’s birthday party at an event venue known as the Barn.

Polk County judge declares mistrial in case of man accused in beating death

A Polk County judge declared a mistrial in the case of a Lufkin man indicted in connection to the April 17, 2016, beating death of Spencer James Sadler earlier this month.

Lufkin therapist among 4 arrested in alleged THC gummies ring

Lufkin police have arrested four people for their part in making and trafficking THC edibles.

Nacogdoches constable: Skull found off county road sent to crime lab

Nacogdoches County officials are investigating after a human skull was found last Thursday.

  Crockett police release new details on shooting that left man dead

The Crockett Police Department said they are investigating a shooting that left a man dead early Tuesday morning.

Jasper County deputies searching for suspects after woman shot in head

Jasper County officials are searching for four suspects in a shooting after a woman was shot in the head Sunday in Jasper County.

  Nacogdoches police collect evidence at shooting homicide scene

Nacogdoches police are investigating a homicide on Lola Street after Damien Wade, 18, was found dead with a gunshot wound.

Officials capture fugitive wanted on stalking, burglary charges

Smith County officials helped capture a suspected stalker wanted in Angelina County.

Lufkin police arrest man following robbery of gas station

According to the Lufkin Police Department, around 4 a.m, they arrested Deaounte Bogan, 17, in connection to the armed robbery of Lucky’s Convenience Store at 1707 N. John Redditt Drive.

  Crime Stoppers needs help identifying thieves recorded stealing from Lufkin Goodwill

With Crime Stoppers, the entire process, from tip to reward, is handled without identifying the tipster.

  West Virginia man found guilty in infant’s rape, murder; jury recommends no mercy

It took the jury two hours to find the man guilty of multiple charges in the 2016 death of a 10-month-old girl.

  Lufkin Crime Stoppers asking for help IDing suspects in thefts of Goodwill donations

Lufkin Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in identifying four people who stole donated items from the Goodwill store on Hill Street.

2 Nacogdoches officers assaulted during disturbance investigation at motel

When Nacogdoches police went to check out a report of a disturbance at a motel on South Street early Tuesday afternoon, one of the people at the scene allegedly assaulted two officers. One officer suffered an injured wrist.

Long strange trip: OnStar, video surveillance, and witnesses help catch car thief

A car stolen in Crockett leads to suspect in custody in Corpus Christi

Diboll man who allegedly shot woman in front of their children now in custody

A Diboll man who allegedly shot a woman in front of their four children is now in custody.

Trinity County deputies searching for suspect accused of stealing lawnmower from church

Deputies in Trinity County are searching for a suspect who stole a lawnmower from a church shed.

Angelina County Sheriff’s Office: Suspect in hit-and-run, resisted arrest, kicked deputy

Deputies with the Angelina County Sheriff’s Office arrested a woman early Friday morning after she allegedly fled a hit-and-run collision in Polk County, led ACSO deputies on a chase, and then kicked a deputy.

Man who shot himself at Kirbyville motel was suspect in Louisiana homicide investigation

A man who shot himself at a Kirbyville motel Saturday and later died was the suspect in a shooting incident in Beauregard Parish, Louisiana that left one person dead and another with non-life-threatening injuries.

Missing 2-year-old found dead in Minnesota; father in custody

An off-duty public works employee found what is believed to be the toddler's body inside a blanket off the shoulder of the highway.

Kirbyville police: Man wanted for attempted murder in Louisiana shot himself

A man wanted on an attempted murder warrant out of Beauregard Parish in Louisiana shot himself after a brief standoff at a motel Saturday afternoon, according to the Kirbyville Police Department.

Jasper County Sheriff’s Office: Man who was focus of manhunt now in custody

On Saturday morning, the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office arrested the man who was the focus of a manhunt Thursday after he allegedly ran from a game warden.

Polk County Sheriff’s Office asks for help finding man believed to be ‘armed and dangerous’

In a recent Facebook post, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office asked for the public’s help in locating a man who is considered armed and dangerous.

Livingston police ID vehicle burglary suspects

In the wake of a Crime Stoppers bulletin drawing attention to the crime, the Livingston Police Department has identified the suspects in a series of vehicle burglaries where property, including credit cards, were stolen from multiple victims.

Jasper County Sheriff’s Office ends search for man who ran from game warden

Jasper County sheriff’s deputies, Texas Department of Public Safety troopers, Texas Parks & Wildlife Department game wardens, Vernon Parish sheriff’s deputies, and a bloodhound are all taking part in a manhunt for a suspect who ran from a game warden on Thursday.

  Coaches and parents in college admissions scheme find jobs in danger

At a brief court appearance Wednesday, a judge allowed Lori Loughlin to be released on $1 million bond and travel to the area around Vancouver, Canada, to work but otherwise imposed strict travel restrictions.

  Rehabilitated offenders set to graduate Angelina County drug court program

Drug court program was started because members of the judicial process recognized the futility of sending offenders who have a bonafide addiction to prison.

Father accused of taking AK-47 to FL school after son said teacher ‘slammed him’

The father reportedly told police he didn’t intend to hurt anyone with the gun, saying he carries it for protection and forgot he had it on him.

Newborn left to die in 1981 identified by DNA; mother charged in South Dakota

After 38 years, police used DNA tests and genealogy to help arrest the suspected mother of a newborn left to die on the side of a South Dakota road.

Police: Man writes more than $85K in hot checks, purchases vehicles, jewelry

Mount Pleasant police are advising business owners across East Texas to check and see if they received a check from a man who has allegedly been writing “hot checks.”

  Lufkin Crimestoppers: ‘Gas drive off’ leads to identity theft investigation

Officials in Angelina County are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man possibly involved in identity theft.

Man who allegedly threatened Google arrested in California

The YouTuber allegedly drove across the country in order to confront Google officials, telling police he’d get violent if the visit didn’t go well.

Young girl found dead inside duffel bag near California trail identified

The search for the girl’s identity began after her body was found partially concealed in a black duffel bag and dumped down an embankment.

Man found guilty in adopted son’s murder inspired by Oscar-winning movie ‘Manchester by the Sea’

The main character in "Manchester by the Sea" learns he cannot be prosecuted for killing his children, following an accidental house fire.

DPS: Intoxicated Groveton man was driving with two 5-year-old boys in pickup

A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper arrested a 44-year-old man Thursday in connection to allegations that he drove while intoxicated with two 5-year-old boys in the car with him.

Trooper pleads guilty to lying during divorce proceedings

A trooper has pleaded guilty to perjury for allegedly lying during his divorce proceedings.

Sabine County Sheriff’s Office illegal gambling investigation results in 1 arrest, seizure of 8-liners

After several undercover operations were conducted at a business in Bronson, the Sabine County Sheriff’s Office execute

  Nacogdoches police warn drivers of planned speed enforcement zone

The Nacogdoches Police Department’s Facebook page said they received such a big response from the public that they would set up a similar speed enforcement zones based on their suggestions.

Affidavit: Newton man used screwdriver to kill woman, dumped her body in Sabine River

According to a Jasper County probable cause affidavit, the suspect in the murder of Candi McKee killed her with a screwdriver, set her SUV on fire, and dumped her body in the Sabine River on Monday.