The Texas Department of Public Safety has identified the man who led law enforcement officers on a chase in Angelina County that ended with him barricading himself in his vehicle after he crashed it Friday evening.
Tyler County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested a man earlier this month in connection with allegations that he punched his wife in the head and face multiple times and then placed a loaded gun to her head.
A former Shelby County Sheriff’s Office correctional officer turned himself in to authorities after an internal investigation revealed that he allegedly stole cash from an inmate who was being booked into the jail.
Three men from Ft. Worth, Steven Jajuan Scott Jr., 20, Lance Harris Jr., 21, and Stacy Len Harris, 45, were all charged with burglary of a building, a state jail felony, and engaging in organized criminal activity.
William Rivis 32, from Nacogdoches turned himself in at the Nacogdoches Law Enforcement Center on a warrant obtained by police on the charge of Accident Involving Personal Injury or Death, a Felony 2 charge.
“She’d come out of the woods. She was belligerent. They immediately felt she was under the influence of something. Things just weren’t right, stories weren’t adding up,” says Harrison County Sheriff Brandon Fletcher.
After a church member spotted a stranger armed with what appeared to be a handgun at a Wednesday night service, the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office is urging local church congregations to be vigilant and report any suspicious activity.
Officers with the Nacogdoches Police Department arrested a 20-year-old man early Sunday morning in connection with allegations that he hit a woman with a blunt instrument at an apartment complex on EJ Campbell Blvd. and then fled.
After deputies questioned a man accused of taking a nude photo of a 7-year-old child, they searched his phone and found more than 200,000 photos, including images of child pornography, according to the Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office.
The Crockett Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding the suspects who stole a vehicle from one business and used it to drive to an electric contracting firm, where they stole thousands of dollars worth of tools and equipment.
Saturday night, the Alto Police Department and Cherokee County Sheriff's Office responded to a cockfight; they identified about 50 people, took names, and say they will make arrests soon. They also seized 97 roosters, nine trailers, and a truck from the property.
Lufkin police officers arrested an 18-year-old woman Friday afternoon in connection with allegations that she displayed an AR-15-style semiautomatic rifle during a disturbance involving a woman who once dated her boyfriend.
Convicted killer Gonzalo Lopez, 46, is still on the run after he crashed a prison bus off State Highway 7 in Centerville and escaped Thursday. The reward for information leading to his capture has been increased to $50,000.
Houston-area law enforcement officers captured a man who allegedly robbed a casino on the Alabama-Coushatta reservation Friday morning and then led authorities on a high-speed chase through multiple counties.