CrimeWatch

Tyler fraud case investigation leads to overseas origin

A local credit card fraud case has lead Tyler Police Investigators to an international fraud scheme linked to Russia.

ACLU attorney files paperwork to halt execution of ETX man convicted of murder

An American Civil Liberties Union attorney has filed paperwork to halt the execution of an East Texas man convicted of murder.

2 sex offenders with ETX ties among 3 fugitives wanted by DPS, reward offered

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added one fugitive and two sex offenders to the Texas 10 Most Wanted lists.
Kilgore man formally charged with Rusk Co. murder, bond set at $1M

Kilgore man formally charged with Rusk Co. murder, bond set at $1M

A man accused of murdering an East Texan was arraigned Thursday morning in a Rusk County courtroom.

ETX man accused of aggravated child sexual assault

An East Texas man is behind bars accused of sexually assaulting a child.
Police charge 2 more with cruelty to animal in Klein Shelter case

Police charge 2 more with cruelty to animal in Klein Shelter case

Authorities have arrested two more people in connection with the Klein Animal Shelter in Jacksonville.

Longview Police name suspect in murder case

Authorities are looking for a man they believe is responsible for a recent murder in Longview.

East Texas man arrested for stealing metal plates, ties from railroad

A Lufkin man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly tampering with railroad property.
Police arrest 2 following chase in Pittsburg

Police arrest 2 following chase in Pittsburg

Two police suspects are in police custody after leading officers on a short foot chase in Pittsburg.
Kilgore woman allegedly caught with drugs, tries to run from police

Kilgore woman allegedly caught with drugs, tries to run from police

A Kilgore woman was taken into custody Monday after she was allegedly found with drugs and later tried to run from officers.
FBI warns East Texans of jury duty scam

FBI warns East Texans of jury duty scam

The Dallas FBI has recently received multiple reports from East Texas residents regarding an ongoing jury duty telephone scam.

Trial starts for man accused of 2012 Longview double-murder

The trial for a Longview man accused of slaying his ex-wife and her daughter is set to begin Wednesday.
ETX boy pleads guilty to killing adoptive father, brother

ETX boy pleads guilty to killing adoptive father, brother

 A 13-year-old Cass County boy pleaded guilty to murder earlier this month in the slaying of his younger brother and adoptive father, officials said.
'Loan Ranger Bandit' pleads guilty to 13 counts of bank robbery

'Loan Ranger Bandit' pleads guilty to 13 counts of bank robbery

The "Loan Ranger Bandit" pleaded guilty to 13 counts of bank robbery in a Waco federal courtroom on Friday.
2 arrested in Houston Co. holdup

2 arrested in Houston Co. holdup

Two suspects sit behind bars after they allegedly held up a Houston County business and were caught in a neighboring county.