Texas deputies pay for family who couldn’t afford hotel room

Updated: Feb. 18, 2021 at 7:44 AM CST
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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas (WVUE) - Extreme weather has plunged millions in Texas into frigid darkness.

Deputies in the Lone Star State are not letting it dim their humanity.

When Harris Country Sheriff’s Deputies learned a man couldn’t afford to stay the night at a local hotel, they paid out of pocket for a room for the family.

Our Crime Reduction Unit responded to a call at a local hotel where a patron couldn’t afford the room for the night....

Posted by Harris County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday, February 17, 2021


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