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Murder Charge Dismissed For Houston Man On Death Row

Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson on Monday dismissed capital murder charges against a 33-year-old Houston man sent to death row nearly a decade ago for the fatal shooting of a Houston police officer.


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Arrest Made In Murder Case

Harris County Sheriff’s Office officials have made an arrest in a murder that took place in early December.


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Charges Upgraded To Murder In Car Dealership Shooting

Charges against a man who investigators say shot a car dealership manager, were upgraded to murder on Tuesday. Forty-nine-year-old Keith Edward Grimmett, is now charged with murder.


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15-Year-Old Texas Boy Charged With Murder In Deaths Of 9 Illegal Immigrants

A 15-year-old South Texas boy has been charged with nine counts of murder among other charges after a van he was driving crashed, killing nine of the suspected illegal immigrants packed inside.