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TYLER, Texas (AP) - Investigators say a mother shot to death at an East Texas park where she had taken her 3-year-old son was caught in the crossfire of some gangs. Tyler police on Wednesday said nobody has been arrested in the killing of 20-year-old Briana Raquel Young of Tyler...
HOUSTON (AP) - A former Houston police officer alleging juror misconduct in his conviction in the videotaped beating of a 15-year-old burglary suspect during an arrest could get a court hearing on his motion for a new trial. Attorneys for Drew Ryser said Wednesday a judge will...
MCALLEN, Texas (AP) - Prosecutors are expected to wrap up their case in the drug trial of a former South Texas sheriff's deputy charged with conspiracy to distribute drugs. Prosecutors say they expect to call at least one more witness to testify against former Hidalgo County...
HOUSTON (AP) - One of three men found malnourished and held against their will in a dungeon-like garage of a Houston house has died. A Houston police statement Tuesday says 79-year-old William Merle Greenawalt died Thursday. Two other former captives, 59-year-old Dean Cottingham...
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) - A Southeast Texas man has been sentenced to more than six years in prison for pulling off two bank robberies in the same week. A federal judge in Beaumont on Tuesday sentenced 32-year-old David Randall Terrell II of Nederland and ordered him to make about...
SAGINAW, Texas (AP) - Bond has been set at a $1 million for a hospitalized North Texas teenager charged with killing a 6-year-old neighbor and wounding an officer. Tarrant County jail records Wednesday listed 17-year-old Tyler Holder of Saginaw as in custody while hospitalized...
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A West Texas man accused of murdering his estranged wife and stabbing another man has been shot dead by police after he confronted investigators while armed with a knife. El Paso police said Tuesday that 38-year-old Charles Edward Morales killed 35-year-old...
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A former financial analyst with a history of disruptive behavior is set for execution for the road-rage shooting deaths of two truckers in the Dallas area 15 years ago. Douglas Feldman faces lethal injection Wednesday evening in Huntsville. Feldman was...
DALLAS (AP) - A Dallas woman has been sentenced to more than 22 years in prison for the sledgehammer beating death of a man in his North Texas apartment. The Dallas Morning News (http://bit.ly/13kNM84 ) reported Tuesday that 22-year-old Lakeisha Jean McWay pleaded guilty last...