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Update: State revokes Jacksonville animal shelter's quarantine certification

Jacksonville police arrested a manager of the Klein Animal Shelter Friday morning for animal torture.
Man killed in ETX home invasion identified; struggle over drugs led to death

Man killed in ETX home invasion identified; struggle over drugs led to death

Police have determined a fatal East Texas home invasion was the result of a fight for drugs and money.

UPDATE: Longview Police identify body of man found inside house

Longview police officers have identified the man shot and killed early Friday afternoon. Longview PD responded to reports of a shooting with a vicitm involved at a home in the 500 Block of Jones Street.
Head of Gulf Cartel pleads guilty to drug trafficking in Eastern District of Texas

Head of Gulf Cartel pleads guilty to drug trafficking in Eastern District of Texas

U.S. Attorney John M. Bales announced today that the current head of the Mexican drug trafficking organization, the Gulf Cartel, or Cartel del Golfo, has pleaded guilty to drug trafficking charges in the Eastern District of Texas.
Police warn of men scamming elderly ETX woman

Police warn of men scamming elderly ETX woman

The Mt. Pleasant Police Department released two photographs of a man they believe took advantage of an elderly woman a few days ago.

Officials identify couple found dead in possible Smith Co. murder-suicide

Authorities have identified two people who were killed following a shooting in eastern Smith County. Officials confirmed Mechelle Hall-Bell, 35, of Tyler, and Delithro Bell, 41, were found deceased Thursday morning.
Longview PD: Brothers found with more than 5 pounds of pot

Longview PD: Brothers found with more than 5 pounds of pot

 Two Longview brothers were arrested on drug charges Tuesday and a third was charged with assault when he became agitated after the initial arrests and punched an officer in the face, police said.
Shutting down the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas

Shutting down the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas

They called themselves Slick, Thumper, Popeye and Stubby. Bam Bam, Dutch, Chopper. Colorful nicknames for some of the guys playing ball for the local weekend league? Not quite.
Commerce PD arrest two for alleged theft of ETX vehicle and trailer

Commerce PD arrest two for alleged theft of ETX vehicle and trailer

Commerce Police Department arrested two people for allegedly stealing a vehicle while in possession of illegal drugs.
Fifth person arrested in million dollar crime spree

Fifth person arrested in million dollar crime spree

The Rusk County Sheriff's Office arrested a fifth person in connection with a multi-county crime spree that resulted in the loss of $1 million in property.

Smith County Sheriff's Office arrests convenience store robber

Around 12:00 p.m. today the Smith County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call of an armed robbery at a convenience store located in the 4800 block of County Road 376.
Autopsy: ETX man found in closet died from strangulation

Autopsy: ETX man found in closet died from strangulation

Officials have released a preliminary cause of death in the murder of an East Texas man. According to the Panola County Sheriff's Office, an autopsy showed Lamarcus Scott died of strangulation.
Trial date set for ETX man accused of killing Mineola teen

Trial date set for ETX man accused of killing Mineola teen

A trial date has been set for a Mineola man accused of killing a teenager back in June 2014.
Police identify victim killed in possible E. Texas home invasion

Police identify victim killed in possible E. Texas home invasion

Authorities have identified an East Texas man killed in a possible East Texas home invasion. According to the Commerce Police Department, Corey Dominic Heath, 23, of Commerce, was shot dead at a local apartment complex.

Lufkin man arrested for allegedly slingshotting local businesses

The Lufkin Police Department has arrested a Diboll man accused of vandalizing local businesses.