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Accused stalker in court

3:22 PM Mon, Jun 30, 2008 |
Juanita Jimenez

An accused killer is back behind bars after spending Monday morning in front of a judge.



Storage units sought in Fort Bend County

1:55 PM Mon, Jun 30, 2008 |
Juanita Jimenez

Fort Bend County authorities are looking for burglars who hit a storage facility in Richmond.



Man shot in parking lot on Aldine Mail Route

7:16 AM Mon, Jun 30, 2008 |
Adrienne

A man shot in the 5000 block of Aldine Mail Route early Monday morning is in stable condition at Ben Taub Hospital.



One killed, 1 hurt in drive-by shooting

9:52 AM Fri, Jun 27, 2008 |
Adrienne

Around 3 a.m., the victims were at a Shell on Lockwood when they got into an altercation over a group of women.



Eight-liner room robbed

9:43 AM Fri, Jun 27, 2008 |
Adrienne

An eight-liner game room was robbed by two men around 11:45 p.m. Thursday.



Man found lying in the street

6:57 AM Wed, Jun 25, 2008 |
Adrienne

A woman called Houston police at 2:15 a.m. Wednesday to tell them a man was shot and lying near the Coolwood Apartments on Fleming.



Police: Chase suspects leave car in ditch

7:17 AM Tue, Jun 24, 2008 |
Adrienne

Houston police are looking for two men who led them on a chase late Monday night and got away.



Car stereo store hit again

7:12 AM Tue, Jun 24, 2008 |
Adrienne

For the third time in the last eight months, a stereo store near Greenway Plaza was burglarized.



Missing North Carolina teen found in Galveston

12:41 PM Mon, Jun 23, 2008 |
Juanita Jimenez

A 17-year-old reportedly taken at knife point from his North Carolina home has been found in Galveston.



Man shot in southeast Houston

8:43 AM Mon, Jun 23, 2008 |
Adrienne

A man was shot in southeast Houston early Monday morning.



Man gunned down in North Houston

8:19 AM Fri, Jun 20, 2008 |
Adrienne

Police are looking for the suspect who shot and killed a man in North Houston late Thursday night.



Fort Bend shooting leaves 1 man critical

2:54 PM Wed, Jun 18, 2008 |
Juanita Jimenez

The search is on for two men who left a Fort Bend County resident badly hurt.



Precinct 6 deputy constable shoots at suspected thief

12:08 PM Tue, Jun 17, 2008 |
Adrienne

Deputy constables in Precinct 6 are looking for a car thief who targeted one of their own early Tuesday morning.



Man shot to death in southwest Harris County

9:04 AM Mon, Jun 16, 2008 |
Adrienne

A man visiting his relatives in southwest Harris County was shot to death Sunday night.



Man shot outside his apartment

8:58 AM Mon, Jun 16, 2008 |
Adrienne

A man is in serious condition after he was shot outside of his apartment complex on Bissonnet and at Bonhomme early Monday morning.



Baytown stabbing suspect arrested

4:17 PM Sun, Jun 15, 2008 |
Taylor

A suspect in a Baytown stabbing was arrested after he got into a car accident on his way to Louisiana.



Fights leads to murder in southeast Houston

4:02 PM Fri, Jun 13, 2008 |
Juanita Jimenez

Police have launched an investigation into a homicide in southeast Houston.



Body found at SW Houston construction site

3:44 PM Wed, Jun 11, 2008 |
Juanita Jimenez

Police are trying to identify a body found at a southwest Houston construction site.

It’s the same site where workers are building Houston Fire Department Station 24.

It’s not clear how this person died.



Suspected drunk driver leads police on chase

7:35 AM Tue, Jun 10, 2008 |
Adrienne

A suspected drunk driver faces several charges after leading police on a chase late Monday night.



Man shot at party

7:03 AM Tue, Jun 10, 2008 |
Adrienne

A gathering at a residence in the 11400 block of Galbreath in northwest Harris County ended in gunfire.



Baby’s death investigated

2:31 PM Mon, Jun 09, 2008 |
Juanita Jimenez

The investigation continues into the death of a baby girl Saturday.

The two-month-old was taken to Texas Children’s Hospital where she died.

She was picked up at her home at 8122 Rockford after she was reported to be unresponsive.

Authorities say she was under foster care. The couple caring for her also had grown children.

Police are waiting for the autopsy results.

One thing they did say was that the child had no visible injuries.



$5,000 reward offered in Houston murder

2:11 PM Mon, Jun 09, 2008 |
Juanita Jimenez

 Crime Stoppers is hoping a $5,000 reward will help catch a killer.

The case centers around Brandon Trenelle Washington’s murder.

He as fatally show inside an apartment at 8801 S. Braeswood Boulevard at 9 p.m. on April 25.

Washington’s body was found lying in the courtyard outside building 1700.



ICE raid nabs dozens in Houston area

11:55 AM Mon, Jun 09, 2008 |
Juanita Jimenez

More than 100 illegal immigrants are in custody.

They were picked up during a six day sweep of eight Texas cities.

The immigration raids were part of Operation Community Shield.

Authorities say that nearly half of the arrests were made in Houston.

Other cities raided include Bryan, Conroe, Sugar Land, Richmond, Corpus Christi, Beaumont and Galveston.

In all, federal, state and local agencies arrested 149 people.

Nearly 70 of them are suspected gang members.



Man found dead in North Houston parking lot

9:02 AM Fri, Jun 06, 2008 |
Adrienne

Apartment complex residents at 31 Casa Grande heard men arguing in the parking lot at 10:30 p.m.



Police: Man shoots wife, kills himself

7:47 AM Thu, Jun 05, 2008 |
Adrienne

A Harris County man is dead after shooting himself, deputies said.



Reward offered for jewelry store robbers

3:13 PM Wed, Jun 04, 2008 |
Taylor

On Monday May 5, 2008 at 11:15 am 3 black males entered the Eagle Jewelry Store at 5901 Westheimer acting as customers.

When the store manager went to assist another customer, the 3 suspects attacked her and forced the manager and the customer to the floor.

After the suspects handcuffed the manager and the customer together, they entered the safe area and took large amounts of cash and jewelry.

>> Continue reading: Reward offered for jewelry store robbers



Bank robbery suspect sought in Pearland

12:20 PM Wed, Jun 04, 2008 |
Taylor

Police are looking for a suspected bank robber in Pearland.

At approximately 3:16 p.m. on Tuesday, June 3, a black male robbed the Associated Credit Union of Texas, located inside a Randall’s on FM 518.


 



Ear damaged during night club shooting

6:25 AM Wed, Jun 04, 2008 |
Adrienne

A man was shot in the ear early Wednesday morning at a night club near Bingle and Little York.



Man found shot in parking lot

7:56 AM Tue, Jun 03, 2008 |
Adrienne

A man was found shot in southwest Houston, lying in the Braes Court apartments’ parking lot.



Deputy constable fires at robbery suspect

1:49 PM Mon, Jun 02, 2008 |
Adrienne

A man has been charged with robbery after a Saturday chase that ended with a deputy firing his weapon.



Suspect avoids HPD for 30 minutes

8:37 AM Mon, Jun 02, 2008 |
Adrienne

A man lead Houston police on a 30 minute chase early Monday morning after a suspected drug deal.