12-Year-Old Arrested After Fatally Shooting Friend While Playing With Gun Police in the Dallas suburb of Garland say a 12-year-old boy has been taken into custody for the fatal shooting of a 13-year-old friend last month.
Customs Finds 34 Pounds Of Heroin U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials say they have seized $1.5 million worth of heroin and cocaine from a man crossing the border into Texas.
Police: Houston Man Stabs 16-Month Old Son, Kills Family Dog Houston police say a man has stabbed his 16-month old son before fatally stabbing the family dog.
Teen Charged With Murder After Parents Found Shot To DeathA 16-year-old North Texas boy charged with murder after his parents were found shot to death in the family's home must remain in juvenile custody.
Two Dozen Suspects Arrested During Crackdown For Meth RingMore than two dozen suspects have been nabbed in a crackdown on a West Texas-based methamphetamine ring linked to California and Nevada.
Former Officer Sentenced To Probation For Having Drugs Planted In Ex-Wife's CarA former Central Texas police officer has been sentenced to five years of probation for having drugs planted in his ex-wife's vehicle during a 2011 custody dispute.
Malnourished Boy Allegedly Locked In Closet By Father, StepmotherA malnourished 5-year-old Houston-area boy allegedly locked in a closet by his father and stepmother will stay with a great-aunt when he gets out of a hospital.
Student Kills Self Outside School Cafeteria A student at an Austin high school has shot and killed himself as others gathered nearby for lunch.
Police: El Paso Man Beat Wife, Fatally Shot Mother In-Law West Texas police say a 25-year-old man is in custody after fatally shooting his mother-in-law when she intervened to stop him from beating his wife.
Cherokee Girl's Dad Fights Order In Custody CaseThe father of a Cherokee girl at the center of an adoption dispute appeared in court Thursday to fight an order from the Oklahoma governor that he return to South Carolina to face charges of parental interference.
Nigerian Man Accused Of Smuggling Kilo Of Heroin In Bowels A Nigerian man was arrested at Houston's Bush Intercontinental after arriving in the country with two pounds of what tested positive for heroin hidden in his bowels.