The Electric Reliability Council of Texas, Inc. (ERCOT) submitted the attached preliminary report on the causes of generator outages and power reduction during the February 14-19 extreme cold weather event.
Police report the Criminal Investigation Division obtained an Aggravated Assault Felony 2 warrant for Aziz Pleasant, 19, from Nacogdoches after obtaining probable cause that he was the suspect that shot Markeith Tryome Roberts.
2019 census data was used to identify populations eligible for assistance. Tyler is considered a metropolitan city and will receive $21.8 million, Longview $17.35 million, and Marshall $9.01 million. The city of Houston will receive the highest amount $615.44 million.
Anna Marie Todd, 21, the mother of the child victim, turned herself in to authorities on a warrant for the offense of Injury to a Child W/ Intent Serious Bodily Injury 1st Degree Felony, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.
On Wednesday, March 10, Narcotics Detectives located Lou Ann Hudson aka; “Momma Lou”, just off of E Capps Rd. Detectives searched the home and found eight people in possession of methamphetamine and items used in the distribution of illegal narcotics.
Both the Texas Senate and House of Representatives will hold hearings Thursday examining extreme weather condition preparedness and circumstances that led to the power outages directed by the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT).
Deputies spoke with witnesses, the suspected shooter, and the man who had been shot. The deputies discovered the stolen vehicle, driven by the man who died, and stolen items from Jasper and Tyler County in the vehicle.
According to witnesses, Tucker began firing, forcibly entering the home, and a man inside returned fire. He was later identified as Ashton Allen Smith, 22, found dead at the scene from multiple gunshot wounds.