Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon

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DA: 84-Year-Old Female Inmate Tries To Hire Hit Man To Kill Prosecutor

An 84-year-old woman jailed on a theft charge allegedly tried to hire a hit man to kill the Houston-area prosecutor handling her case and to maim his boss, one of the apparent targets said Monday.


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Nurse Charged With Murder In Shooting Of Mom, Kidnapping Newborn

The mother of a woman whose newborn son was snatched from her Tuesday as she was shot to death outside a suburban pediatric center said her daughter “died trying to save her baby.”