CrimeWatch

Anderson Co. sheriff seizes 9 dogs found in 'deplorable' conditions

Anderson Co. sheriff seizes 9 dogs found in 'deplorable' conditions

Nine dogs were seized from a home in Anderson County Monday after authorities received a call reporting animal cruelty. 
Officials seek TX Most Wanted sex offender, $5,000 reward offered

Officials seek TX Most Wanted sex offender, $5,000 reward offered

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Sammy Lee Nickerson, 52, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.
Kilgore man stabs coworker during argument at local business

Kilgore man stabs coworker during argument at local business

An East Texas man was hospitalized Wednesday morning following a physical argument with a coworker at a Kilgore business.
Authorities investigating murder of ETX man; teen in custody

Authorities investigating murder of ETX man; teen in custody

A teenager is in law enforcement custody Thursday after he allegedly shot and killed another man the previous night.
Man caught with $20,000 worth of marijuana on I-20

Man caught with $20,000 worth of marijuana on I-20

A Garland man was busted for allegedly transporting about $20,000 of marijuana through East Texas Wednesday afternoon.
Prostitution sting nets two arrests, warrants filed

Prostitution sting nets two arrests, warrants filed

A prostitution sting by the Longview Police Department resulted in two arrests and several arrest warrants filed.
Longview man pleads guilty to silver counterfeiting scheme

Longview man pleads guilty to silver counterfeiting scheme

A Longview man will spend time behind bars after he pleaded guilty to his involvement in a silver counterfeiting scheme.
Man involved in Lufkin murder pleads guilty to tampering charge

Man involved in Lufkin murder pleads guilty to tampering charge

One of the three people involved in Lufkin murder pleaded guilty Monday to tampering/fabricating physical evident with intent to impair a human corpse.
Longview PD warns of pet scam

Longview PD warns of pet scam

Nothing says love like man's best friend, and East Texans are falling victim to a scam pulling at their heart strings. 
Smith Co. man indicted for murder of Longview teen after alleged 'catfishing'

Smith Co. man indicted for murder of Longview teen after alleged 'catfishing'

A Smith County man has been indicted for the December murder of a Longview teenager.
Authorities searching for woman accused of fraudulent purchases

Authorities searching for woman accused of fraudulent purchases

Kilgore detectives are requesting the public's help in identifying a woman who is suspect of fraudulent purchases in East Texas.
ETX Wal-Mart hatchet slinger indicted on multiple counts of aggravated assault

ETX Wal-Mart hatchet slinger indicted on multiple counts of aggravated assault

A Harrison County Jury has indicted a man on three counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon stemming from a December 2013 incident.
ETX bandit splits with log splitter

ETX bandit splits with log splitter

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin wants your help identifying a white male that is a suspect in the theft of a log splitter from a Lufkin business.

Smith Co. armed robbery suspect indicted on 2 counts of aggravated robbery

An armed robbery suspect who led authorities on a manhunt January 15,  has been indicted in Smith County.
TX karate teacher found guilty on child porn charges

TX karate teacher found guilty on child porn charges

A federal jury has convicted a 60-year-old Lumberton, Texas man of child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.