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A 40-year-old cheerleading coach at a suburban Houston facility has been charged with sexually assaulting one of his students. The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office says in a statement released Friday that the girl made accusations in October against Devincent Phillips. The...
A Houston mother and caregiver have been charged in the death of a 5-month-old girl who had multiple fractures, head trauma and bruises. The Houston Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/1jvsHf9) that Houston police identified the baby as Alyssa Cedillo. Police have charged the child...
TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) - A man originally charged with assault in the June traffic-related death of a Northeast Texas police officer now faces a murder count. A Bowie County grand jury Thursday indicted 21-year-old Justin Sanders on the upgraded charge. The case involves the...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A South Texas man whose 2-year-old grandson was found dead in a burned-out pickup truck has been accused of starting the fire. Bexar County jail records show 51-year-old Joel Soto of San Antonio was being held Friday on a charge of arson of a vehicle. Jail...
HOUSTON (AP) - Three more white supremacist members face up to life in prison after pleading guilty in a sweeping racketeering investigation in Texas. Three dozen members of the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas were indicted a year ago. Federal prosecutors in Houston on Thursday...
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - More than a dozen students have been hurt in a Texas Panhandle traffic accident involving a school bus and a car. Amarillo police say no students were seriously injured in Thursday afternoon's accident involving a bus hauling Amarillo Independent School...
ABILENE, Texas (AP) - A former guard at a federal prison in West Texas has been charged with accepting money to smuggle a cellphone to an inmate. An indictment unsealed Thursday in Abilene charges Big Spring police Officer Matthew Castaneda (kas-tuh-NAY'-duh) with bribery of...
HOUSTON (AP) - Investigators continue their manhunt for a 25-year-old suspect in the fatal shooting of three people inside a suburban Houston apartment. The Harris County Sheriff's Office said Thursday that Johnathan Sanchez also is suspected of wounding two others on Wednesday...
HOUSTON (AP) - A Texas fugitive who was captured in Romania has been charged in the shooting deaths of his wife and their adult son at the family's Houston-area house. The Harris County Sheriff's Office says a capital murder warrant names 48-year-old Camil Matase. Investigators...