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Texas 4-Year-Old Shoots Himself To Death In Babysitter’s House

A 4-year-old Texas boy was killed by accidentally shooting himself to death after finding a loaded gun in the home of his babysitter.

03/04/2015

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Mom Accused Of Stabbing, Sexually Mutilating 4-Year-Old Son

A mother has been accused of stabbing her 4-year-old son.

03/02/2015

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3-Year-Old Dies After Shooting Himself In The Head

Authorities say a 3-year-old Houston-area boy has died after accidentally shooting himself in the head while at home.

02/28/2015

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Trial Opens For Texas Man Accused Of Setting Child On Fire

Jurors were told during opening statements of a Houston-area man’s capital murder trial that the 8-year-old boy he’s accused of setting on fire needed daily operations for months to treat his severe burns.

02/03/2015

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Janitor Sentenced To Prison After Molesting Three Female Students

A former Central Texas elementary school janitor has been sentenced to eight years in prison for molesting three female students.

12/03/2014

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Father Convicted Of Shaking, Killing Infant Daughter

A San Antonio jury has convicted a man in the death of his 7-week-old daughter.

11/04/2014

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Mom Sentenced To Prison After Putting Boyfriend’s Gun In Son’s Backpack

A Houston-area woman must serve three years in prison for putting her boyfriend’s gun in his son’s backpack to get the child in trouble at school.

10/31/2014

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Sex Offender Accused Of Infecting Teen, Toddler With HIV After Raping Them

A registered sex offender in Houston is charged with raping a 14-year-old girl and a 2-year-old girl and infecting them with HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases.

10/24/2014

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Baby Sitter In Child Death Case Back In Texas

A baby sitter who pleaded guilty to child endangerment after a 5-year-old boy fatally shot himself with her gun has been returned to Texas for violating probation.

10/13/2014

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Man Allegedly Made Hash Oil During Explosion

A Central Texas man has been charged with arson and child endangerment after a 2013 explosion damaged a house with his year-old son inside.

09/30/2014

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