CrimeWatch

ETX burglar caught hiding in air vent; tips from public key in capture

ETX burglar caught hiding in air vent; tips from public key in capture

A Lufkin man is behind bars for allegedly breaking into three camp houses in Nacogdoches County and stealing items. Authorities were able to catch the thief hiding in a vent following a flood of tips from the public.
Officers seize $6.4M in narcotics at South Texas border over weekend

Officers seize $6.4M in narcotics at South Texas border over weekend

Officers with U.S.

OH man repeatedly flashes children from window

A Baltimore, Ohio man has been arrested for allegedly standing nude in a window, exposing himself to children on passing school buses.
ETX man arrested in fatal golf club incident

ETX man arrested in fatal golf club incident

A Lufkin man turned himself in early Tuesday morning for allegedly killing another man unintentionally with a golf club in February.
Lufkin man found passed out, allegedly intoxicated inside local business

Lufkin man found passed out, allegedly intoxicated inside local business

A Lufkin man was arrested Sunday morning after authorities found him counting sheep at a local laundromat.
3 arrested in connection with Smith Co. burglary

3 arrested in connection with Smith Co. burglary

Two men and one boy are in custody in connection with a residential burglary in the 12900 block of County Road 168.
Alleged armed robber caught hiding in apartment complex near UT Tyler

Alleged armed robber caught hiding in apartment complex near UT Tyler

Authorities have arrested the man who is believed to be responsible for a robbery Tuesday morning at a Tyler business.
Accused wife-killer gets court-appointed lawyer

Accused wife-killer gets court-appointed lawyer

A Smith County man who police say shot and killed his wife has been granted a court-appointed lawyer. Adrian Mata, 29, was in court Tuesday, and was given a lawyer by the state.
Accused P.T. Cole Park murderer's trial set for May

Accused P.T. Cole Park murderer's trial set for May

One of the two men accused of murdering a young Tyler mother at a public park in July 2013 was in court Tuesday morning.
Authorities searching for man, truck spotted at site of camp house burglaries

Authorities searching for man, truck spotted at site of camp house burglaries

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in identifying the owner of a vehicle and the suspect seen getting into the truck.
Inmates hospitalized after synthetic marijuana smuggled into Gregg Co. Jail

Inmates hospitalized after synthetic marijuana smuggled into Gregg Co. Jail

Authorities are looking into how synthetic marijuana was smuggled in the Gregg County Jail following the hospitalization of five inmates.
Man charged in ETX convenience store burglary

Man charged in ETX convenience store burglary

The Houston County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man in connection with a February burglary at the Hot Spot #3 store in Kennard, Texas.
Kilgore PD seeking hit and run suspect

Kilgore PD seeking hit and run suspect

Kilgore Police are seeking any information regarding a recent hit and run offense.
BBB warns of IRS scam during tax season

BBB warns of IRS scam during tax season

The tax man cometh next month! BBB warns you not to be fooled by emails claiming you qualify to receive Federal and State tax relief.
Alleged Longview thief breaks officer's thumb

Alleged Longview thief breaks officer's thumb

An East Texas man was arrested early Sunday morning after he injured a police officer.