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Former Texas judge: Durst case brings out 'highest level of weirdness'

Former Texas judge: Durst case brings out 'highest level of weirdness'

More than two decades as a judge, prosecutor and defense lawyer couldn't prepare Susan Criss for the Texas murder trial of millionaire Robert Durst.

MPD seeking tips on string of late night business burglaries

The Mount Pleasant Police Department is seeking tips in solving a string of late night business burglaries occurring in the past two weeks.
UPDATE: Alleged Gladewater bank robber fatally shoots self

UPDATE: Alleged Gladewater bank robber fatally shoots self

A man who robbed the Gladewater First National Bank Friday afternoon has died. According to Police Chief Rob Vine, a man entered the bank and approached a teller, then demanded money. No weapons were displayed.
1 arrested in Henderson Co. sex offender check

1 arrested in Henderson Co. sex offender check

On March 19, the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office conducted a check of sex offenders who are registered in the unincorporated areas of Henderson County.

Marshall man who escaped from custody turns self in to police

A man who escaped police custody in Marshall has turned himself into authorities.

Longview man charged with sexual assault of child

 A Longview man remained in the Gregg County Jail on Thursday on bonds totaling $75,000, charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child and indecency with a child sexual conduct.

East Texas lawmaker’s father arrested on stalking charges

 The father of an East Texas lawmaker has been arrested after Longview police said he was stalking his former girlfriend.

Kilgore man sentenced to 99 years in teen's death

Jurors in Longview handed 23-year-old Coby Ray Hudgins the maximum prison term Thursday for the October 2013 fatal shooting of a Hallsville teen.
Police: Alleged Kilgore meth dealer accused of selling to minors

Police: Alleged Kilgore meth dealer accused of selling to minors

The Kilgore Police Department announced Thursday the arrest of a man who may have been selling narcotics to minors.
Marshall PD investigating home hit by gunfire, vehicles spray painted

Marshall PD investigating home hit by gunfire, vehicles spray painted

Marshall authorities are investigating reports of a home hit with bullets and vehicles spray painted by an unknown person(s).
Kilgore man guilty in teen shooting trial

Kilgore man guilty in teen shooting trial

 Jurors in Longview found a 23-year-old man guilty of murder Wednesday in the October 2013 shooting death of a Hallsville teen.
East Texas man, female inmate charge in tax fraud scheme

East Texas man, female inmate charge in tax fraud scheme

An East Texas man and woman have been charged with federal income tax violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
2 arrested in connection with stolen SUV seats in Palestine

2 arrested in connection with stolen SUV seats in Palestine

Law enforcement officials have announced the arrest of two men connected to a recent string of burglaries where seats were stolen from SUVs.
Kilgore police issue warning to subjects involved with known 'dope house'

Kilgore police issue warning to subjects involved with known 'dope house'

The Kilgore Police Department is investigating a drive-by shooting at a residence known for selling drugs.
Longview woman admits to drinking, drug use before wreck injuring 5

Longview woman admits to drinking, drug use before wreck injuring 5

A Longview woman allegedly on drugs was arrested after a car wreck sent one victim to the hospital Tuesday night, police said.