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August 2007 Archives


Man charged in deadly hit-and-run

1:15 PM Fri, Aug 31, 2007 |
Adrienne

With the help of witnesses, Houston police have arrested and charged a man in a deadly hit-and-run wreck.



Car theft suspects stop in at Jack In The Box

9:34 AM Fri, Aug 31, 2007 |
Adrienne

Two hungry car theft suspects stopped by a Jack In The Box drive thru on Veterans Memorial and Highway 249 and led police on a chase.



Man found shot to death in northeast Harris County

8:37 AM Fri, Aug 31, 2007 |
Adrienne

A man was found shot to death on Mesa Road in northeast Harris County early Friday morning.



Female motorcyclist killed by hit-and-run driver

8:35 AM Fri, Aug 31, 2007 |
Adrienne

A woman riding her motorcycle on the Katy Freeway was killed Friday morning by a hit-and-run driver.



Man shot 3 times in drive-by incident

8:31 AM Thu, Aug 30, 2007 |
Adrienne

A man walking down West Tidwell toward Antoine was shot three times in a drive-by incident early Thursday morning.



Jury selection to start in machete death trial

8:36 AM Mon, Aug 27, 2007 |
Adrienne

Jury selection is slated to start Monday in the trial of a man accused of killing a pastor with a machete.



Teen charged with driveway robberies

2:37 PM Wed, Aug 22, 2007 |
Adrienne

Authorities said they have caught the infamous driveway robber.



‘Sports Bandit’ wanted in IBC robbery

1:54 PM Wed, Aug 22, 2007 |
Adrienne

The FBI is looking for a man who robbed an International Bank of Commerce in West Houston on Aug. 18.




HPD releases top ten list of stolen vehicles for July

12:33 PM Wed, Aug 22, 2007 |
Taylor

Houston police released a list Wednesday of the top ten makes of vehicles stolen during July.



MADD sets its sights on Houston

11:56 AM Tue, Aug 21, 2007 |
Adrienne

Mothers Against Drunk Driving have set their sights on Houston.



Man found shot to death at apartment complex

11:00 AM Tue, Aug 21, 2007 |
Adrienne

Houston police are looking for information regarding the deadly shooting of a 27-year-old man Monday.



Lawmakers review report on HPD Crime Lab

12:37 PM Mon, Aug 20, 2007 |
Adrienne

State lawmakers are getting a progress report on the Houston Police Department’s Crime Lab on Monday.



Man shot to death on Beechnut

8:16 AM Mon, Aug 20, 2007 |
Adrienne

A man was shot to death on Beechnut in southwest Houston on Sunday evening.



Man on a walk shot, killed

9:55 AM Fri, Aug 17, 2007 |
Adrienne

A man on a walk in southwest Houston was held up and shot to death Thursday night.



Man suspected of shooting girlfriend’s brother

9:49 AM Fri, Aug 17, 2007 |
Adrienne

A southwest Houston man was shot in the leg Thursday night.



Suspect sought after Montgomery County homicide

7:50 AM Wed, Aug 15, 2007 |
Adrienne

A man in his early 20s was shot to death Tuesday night in Montgomery County.



Man killed in front of his apartment

7:47 AM Wed, Aug 15, 2007 |
Adrienne

A man was shot to death at his northwest Houston apartment early Wednesday morning.



Eight-liner business robbed

7:08 AM Wed, Aug 15, 2007 |
Adrienne

A gambling business with eight-liner machines was robbed early Friday morning in southwest Houston.



Pasadena police seek bank robbery suspect

6:33 PM Tue, Aug 14, 2007 |
Taylor

Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying and capturing one of two suspects involved in a Pasadena bank robbery.

The two suspects forced a bank employee at the Wachovia on West Southmore to let him into the building at gunpoint on July 5.

The pair then forced employees to open the vault, took an undetermined amount of cash and fled in a stolen silver Nissan 350Z.




Man shot during home invasion

9:29 AM Tue, Aug 14, 2007 |
Adrienne

A 28-year-old man was shot during a home invasion in northwest Harris County.



Shots fired at car near downtown

9:01 AM Fri, Aug 10, 2007 |
Adrienne

Two men driving downtown early Friday morning were shot at by an unknown person.



‘Buff Bandit’ hits Champion Forest bank

3:36 PM Thu, Aug 09, 2007 |
Michelle Homer

The FBI Bank Robbery Task Force needs the public’s assistance in identifying a man being dubbed the “Buff Bank Bandit” after witnesses described his muscular build.




Clerk fires at attempted robbery suspect

8:30 AM Thu, Aug 09, 2007 |
Adrienne

A northeast Houston store clerk fought back against a man trying to rob his store early Thursday morning.



Three shot in southwest Houston

9:32 AM Wed, Aug 08, 2007 |
Adrienne

Three people were shot in southwest Houston late Tuesday night.



Man shot in the face in southwest Houston

8:43 AM Tue, Aug 07, 2007 |
Adrienne

People in a home on Kirkwood and Hendon heard a gunshot and called 911.



Man found shot to death on Sandpiper sidewalk

8:41 AM Tue, Aug 07, 2007 |
Adrienne

A man was found shot to death on a Sandpiper sidewalk early Tuesday morning.



Friendswood jewelry store victim of smash-and-grab

2:49 PM Mon, Aug 06, 2007 |
Adrienne

Friendswood Police are trying to find the crooks behind a smash-and-grab robbery at a jewelry store.



Sitter accused of leaving child in car appears in court

12:22 PM Mon, Aug 06, 2007 |
Adrienne

The 36-year-old baby sitter accused of leaving her friend’s child in a hot car last week was in court Monday.



Man hiding in manhole arrested

12:15 PM Mon, Aug 06, 2007 |
Juanita Jimenez

A bizarre scene along Buffalo Bayou just before 1 a.m. Monday.



Man shot, killed at northwest Houston night club

9:26 AM Mon, Aug 06, 2007 |
Adrienne

A man who was shot at a northwest Houston night club died early Monday morning.



Man found dead in apartment doorway

9:25 AM Mon, Aug 06, 2007 |
Adrienne

A man was found dead in his apartment door way early Monday morning in southwest Houston.



Two shot during northwest Harris County party

9:21 AM Fri, Aug 03, 2007 |
Adrienne

Two men were shot Thursday night at a party in northwest Harris County.