An SUV belonging to the 24-year-old woman was found abandoned at a highway overpass.
Advocacy groups and a Texan who spent nearly 25 years in prison for a killing he didn’t commit are urging the 2015 Legislature to again expand access to crime-scene DNA testing.
Police say a Houston father has been charged with killing his 2-month-old son.
The first-degree murder trial of a Velma man charged with killing a 16-year-old girl has been delayed until January.
A Dallas man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing a neighbor he invited over for Bible study but then stabbed her more than 30 times.
A driver already charged with murder is facing 20 new charges of aggravated assault after he plowed into a crowd during the South by Southwest music festival in Austin.
The Texas fertilizer plant that exploded last month, killing 14 people, injuring more than 200 others and causing tens of millions of dollars in damage to the surrounding area had only $1 million in liability coverage, lawyers said Saturday.
Authorities investigating the murders of a Texas prosecutor and his wife believe a former county official sent a threatening email to law officers three days after the killings.
According to officials with the Houston Police Department, a suspect has been arrested in connection with the murder of a woman found dead at T.C. Jester Park.
According to the Houston Police Department, charges have been filed against a suspect in connection with the beating death of a man found earlier this month.