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Texas

Potential Chop Shop Raided by the Houston Police Department
Houston

Potential Chop Shop Raided by the Houston Police Department

HOUSTON - In what witnesses are describing as a"chop shop" operation was just raided by the Houston Police Department in the 1700 block of Skinner in north Houston. According to one of our Facebook followers who sent in the above picture, there were a lot of cars in the lot as well as several law enforcement officers and tow trucks. We are working to gather more information and will update what we learn here, so be sure to check back for updated information.
Fatal Motorcycle Crash on FM 1960
Breaking News, Harris County

Fatal Motorcycle Crash on FM 1960

HARRIS COUNTY, TX - Precinct 4 Constable Deputies are currently investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred in the 2300 block of Briarcreek Boulevard and FM 1960. Photo sent in by one of our Facebook Friends All eastbound lanes of FM 1960 are blocked by emergency crews, causing significant delays. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternate routes.
HPD Officers shoot suspect who opened  door and fired at Officers at a Houston Apartment Complex near Downtown
Houston

HPD Officers shoot suspect who opened door and fired at Officers at a Houston Apartment Complex near Downtown

HOUSTON – A suspect was fatally shot by Houston Police Department officers after opening fire on them at an apartment complex north of downtown on Friday. The incident occurred around 5:45 p.m. at 1250 Leona Street, where officers were responding to an assault call. Photo sent in by Subscriber According to Executive Chief Tien of the Houston Police Department via a media briefing posted to X , the officers approached the specified apartment and made their presence known by knocking on the door and ringing the doorbell. A man inside the apartment responded by opening the door slightly and firing shots toward the officers. The officers returned fire, sought cover, and called for additional support, treating the situation as a case involving a barricaded suspect. https://twitter.co...
Harris County Deputy Arrests Man for Animal Cruelty
Harris County

Harris County Deputy Arrests Man for Animal Cruelty

HOUSTON - A Harris County deputy with Constable Mark Herman's Office arrested DeAndre Lipscomb on February 16, 2024, for animal cruelty. Deputies responded to a reported disturbance on the 8400 block of FM 1960 Bypass Road West, where a man was allegedly abusing a dog. Upon arrival, they identified the suspect as Lipscomb and found the dog with an injured front leg. Lipscomb was booked into the Harris County Jail on charges of animal cruelty. Bond and court information are unavailable at this time.
Man charged after shooting taco truck employee in southwest Houston
Houston

Man charged after shooting taco truck employee in southwest Houston

HOUSTON - Charges have been filed against Jeremy Scott Hartman, 19, in connection with a shooting that occurred on November 3, 2022, at approximately 9:40 p.m. at 8700 South Braeswood Boulevard. Hartman is charged with aggravated assault-serious bodily injury in the 178th State District Court. The incident left a 19-year-old male victim critically injured and hospitalized. Houston Police Department (HPD) Major Assaults & Family Violence Division reported that HPD patrol officers, responding to a shooting call, found the victim inside a taco truck in a parking lot at the stated address. The victim had suffered a gunshot wound and was promptly transported to the hospital by Houston Fire Department paramedics. Investigations revealed that a dark gray, four-door Cadillac was involve...
Maserati splits in half after colliding with tree during multi-vehicle accident
Montgomery County

Maserati splits in half after colliding with tree during multi-vehicle accident

THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS - Feb. 14, 2024 - A multi-vehicle collision occurred on the southbound I-45 feeder in front of The Woodlands Mall at 6 p.m. this evening, resulting in one fatality. The Woodlands Fire Department (TWFD) and Montgomery County Hospital District were dispatched to the scene following the crash. Montgomery County Sheriff's Office deputies were the first to arrive, immediately initiating CPR on one individual. Photo by The Woodlands Fire Department According to The Woodlands Fire Department, a Harris County ESD 11 Mobile Healthcare ambulance, returning from a call, also stopped to assist with care. Upon arrival, Engine 101 reported that a Maserati had been severed in half after striking a tree. Firefighters quickly joined the efforts in providing care and managing se...
Texas Department of Public Safety Issues Silver Alert for Missing Elderly Woman
Texas

Texas Department of Public Safety Issues Silver Alert for Missing Elderly Woman

February 12, 2024, 04:03 PM - The Texas Department of Public Safety has issued a Silver Alert for 72-year-old Gloria Moore, who is missing and believed to be in danger. The Austin Police Department is requesting the public's assistance and urges anyone with information to call (512) 974-5250. Gloria Moore Gloria Moore was last observed in the vicinity of the 4000 block of River Place Blvd., Austin, TX, at approximately 09:30 PM on February 11, 2024. Moore is described as a Black female, 5'4" tall, weighing 175 lbs, with black hair and brown eyes. Moore is believed to be driving a 2019 blue Honda Civic with Texas license plate number 4722L37. The public is urged to be on the lookout for Moore and her vehicle. Anyone with information regarding her whereabouts is encouraged to conta...
Texas Department of Public Safety Issues CLEAR Alert for Missing Man
Texas

Texas Department of Public Safety Issues CLEAR Alert for Missing Man

February 12, 2024, 02:18 PM - The Texas Department of Public Safety has issued a CLEAR Alert for 33-year-old Travis Bruce, who is believed to be in imminent danger after his disappearance was deemed involuntary. Travis County Sheriff's Office is urging anyone with information to call (512) 974-0845 immediately. Travis Bruce Bruce was last seen in the 16100 Block of White River Blvd, Pflugerville, TX, at approximately 02:15 AM on February 12, 2024. He is described as a white male, 6'1" tall, weighing 220 lbs, with blond hair and blue eyes. At the time of his disappearance, Bruce was wearing a Houston Astros hat, a gray hoodie, and black pants. He has a distinctive tattoo sleeve on his left arm and a tattoo on his left calf. The individual is believed to be traveling in a 2019 blue...
HPD: Lakewood Church shooter had “Palestine” sticker on her AR-15
Houston

HPD: Lakewood Church shooter had “Palestine” sticker on her AR-15

HOUSTON - February 12, 2024 - In the aftermath of the tragic shooting at Lakewood Church on February 11, 2024, a press briefing was held today, providing new details about the incident and the measures being taken in response. Mayor Sylvester Turner emphasized a commitment to full transparency in the investigation, noting that mental health issues may have played a role. The shooter was neutralized by a Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) officer and a Houston Police Department (HPD) officer, hailed as heroes by the community. Mayor Turner urged the public to support first responders and keep the injured in their prayers, announcing increased security around places of worship. Chief Troy Finner of the HPD provided an update on the victims: a 7-year-old boy remains in critica...
Man shot and killed under freeway overpass in Northeast Harris County
Houston

Man shot and killed under freeway overpass in Northeast Harris County

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A man was fatally shot in northeast Harris County after an altercation that occurred on Saturday around 6 p.m. The incident took place in the 5200 block of Aldine Mail Route, in the U-turn lane underneath the Eastex Freeway. According to Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, the confrontation began when a man, later identified as the victim, exited a Ford Explorer and approached a light-colored sedan. The initial altercation involved the victim striking the male driver of the sedan. In response, the driver of the sedan retrieved a pistol and fired at the man, striking him. The victim, estimated to be around 30 years old, was transported to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The shooter fled the scene following the incident. Additionally, a one-year-old child w...