Crime & Emergencies in ...
Texas authorities issued an Amber Alert for 12-year-old Eminie Huges, who disappeared from southwest Houston. She was last seen early on February 22, with the search intensifying.
Three individuals, including 17-year-old Gavin Paul, have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of Dexter Watson in Houston in August 2023.
Nicholas Noland was arrested in Harris County for causing a disturbance and an existing felony warrant for alleged indecent assault. His bond is pending a court decision.
The Houston Police Department is investigating the fatal shooting of Isha Goff, who was killed in her car in front of her children, and are seeking two male suspects.
An 18-year-old, Christopher Mares, was charged with the murder of his brother, Jose Mares, in Houston. The victim was found dead with gunshot wounds in an apartment closet.
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FOX 26 Houston highlights the Houston Rodeo app for deals, while Click2Houston reports on Rodeo Houston's efforts to combat ticket scams with tech safeguards.
Sohaib Abuayyash faces charges in Houston for illegal firearm possession amid allegations of plotting an attack on Jews; his status in the U.S. and intent remain contested in court.
A car crash in Harris County, Texas, led to the arrest of Scott Eugene for an open felony warrant and Christopher Charles Harvey for traffic warrants.
Houston Police released footage of the Lakewood Church shooting where Genesse Moreno, entrant with her son and arms, was killed by an agent, as reported by the Houston Chronicle.
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Houston Police Chief Finner reports a backlog of 264,000 cases due to staffing shortages, including property and violent crimes. He plans to address the issue with manpower reallocation.
A Houston firefighter, Kenneth Zink, faces charges for possessing child pornography including a video of a minor. After posting a $25,000 bond, he's on leave and prohibited from contacting minors.
Houston man Oudomsak Souksanom was arrested for DUI after failing sobriety tests administered by deputies on Huffmeister Road. His bond was set at $100.
Two teens were arrested after a confrontation over a scooter in downtown Houston led to one of them shooting a man. The incident is under investigation.