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Police: Mother Of 5 Found Dead In Her Home

An SUV belonging to the 24-year-old woman was found abandoned at a highway overpass.


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Four Charged After Body Found In Carpet

Police say a dispute over sharing loot from a jewelry store robbery heist led to the death in June of 2013.



New Boyfriend Fatally Shoots Woman’s Ex-Beau

The new boyfriend claims self-defense after opening fire against the old boyfriend, who was armed with a brick, says Harris County Sheriff’s Office.


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Humble Woman Faces Up To 85 Years For Financial Fraud

Cheryl Reed Johnson was convicted of conspiracy to commit bank, mail and wire fraud.


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Police Detain Three After Road Rage Killing

Pasadena police say the victim was shot to death in his home after a traffic-related argument.



Student Stabbed While Leaving Class At Texas High School

Police say a student in Friendswood was stabbed 5 times inside a biology classroom; a 15-year-old suspect is in custody.


Ashley Dack and Patrick Schuneman. (Credit: Harris County DA)

Texas Babysitter Accused Of Sexually Abusing Children, Bragging To Boyfriend With Photos

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office said a 29-year-old woman is accused of sexually assaulting children with her boyfriend and taking explicit photographs while doing so.


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Police: 2 Men Found Shot To Death In Apartments Courtyard

Houston police are trying to determine who opened fire and killed two men whose bodies were found in the courtyard of some apartments.


Truck driver Efraim Carmona admitted to being drunk when he drove the wrong way on the Sam Houston Tollway last year. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Driver Pleads Guilty In Wreck That Killed Five People

Efraim Carmona received a 50-year sentence after he admitted to being drunk when he drove his truck the wrong way on the Sam Houston Tollway last year.


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Three Held In Deaths Of Two Houston-Area Teens

The bodies of two Houston high school students were found last week in a bayou near Anahuac.