CrimeWatch

Authorities request possible victims of ETX cemetery thefts to come forward

Authorities request possible victims of ETX cemetery thefts to come forward

Van Zandt County law enforcement officials are putting out a request for any possible victims of the recent cemetery thefts to come forward.
ETX woman sentenced to 25 years in prison for sexual assault of 3-year-old

ETX woman sentenced to 25 years in prison for sexual assault of 3-year-old

An East Texas woman has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after she pleaded guilty to aggravated child sexual assault.

Police investigating burglary of ETX pharmacy

The Tyler Police Department is investigating the early morning burglary of a local pharmacy.
Lufkin men arrested for possession of meth, cocaine

Lufkin men arrested for possession of meth, cocaine

On Sunday around 5:15 a.m., Angelina County Sheriff Deputies arrested two men for possession of a controlled substance. The men were identified as, Raymond Mathew Burton and John Mitchell Berry, 38, both of Lufkin.
Sheriff: Jury duty scam returns to Smith County

Sheriff: Jury duty scam returns to Smith County

In January and February of this year, reports were released to the public about a jury duty scam taking place.
Authorities seeking information on jogger hit by vehicle near SFA campus

Authorities seeking information on jogger hit by vehicle near SFA campus

Authorities are asking the public's help in catching the person(s) responsible for hitting a jogger near the Stephen F. Austin campus.
E. Texas woman attacks boyfriend with cord, knives during breakup

E. Texas woman attacks boyfriend with cord, knives during breakup

An East Texas woman is accused of attacking her live-in boyfriend with multiple weapons after he ended the relationship on Sunday.

Crime Stoppers seeking identity of beer thieves

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin wants your help identifying two suspects in a theft investigation at a local convenience store.
Marshall PD: Man shot brother during argument

Marshall PD: Man shot brother during argument

One person was jailed Sunday afternoon when he allegedly shot his brother during a dispute.

ETX woman accused of slapping relative in face with catfish

Authorities are investigating a bizarre incident in Lufkin. A woman is accused of slapping a relative in the face with a catfish over the weekend.
Harrison SO: Man who took father hostage held on $250K bond

Harrison SO: Man who took father hostage held on $250K bond

Harrison County Sheriff's Office officials announced the man accused of holding his father hostage at gunpoint over the weekend will be held on $250,0
Reward increased for TX Most Wanted Sex Offender with ETX ties

Reward increased for TX Most Wanted Sex Offender with ETX ties

The reward for Jerry Don Holmes, 42, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of June.

POLICE: Longview man tries to cut off teen's pinky finger after failing to collect drug debt

A Longview man was arrested Thursday, May 22, after police say he nearly cut off an acquaintance's pinky finger while trying to collect a drug debt.

Man shot after taking father hostage

Harrison County 911 dispatchers received a call at around 8:00 p.m. from Bruce McMeans,51 requesting an ambulance for his father to come to an address on FM 31 in Elysian Fields.
14-year-old girl killed after being shot through car window on expressway

14-year-old girl killed after being shot through car window on expressway

A 14-year-old is dead after a North Tulsa shooting around 9:30 Thursday night. Sergeant Dave Walker said the teen girl was shot in the head while riding in a white Ford truck on the Gilcrease Expressway.