CrimeWatch

ETX man sentenced to 2 years in prison for slitting puppy's throat

ETX man sentenced to 2 years in prison for slitting puppy's throat

An East Texas man has been sentenced to two years in prison for admitting to slitting the throat of his ex-girlfriends puppy.
DPS identifies Upshur County fatal crash victim

DPS identifies Upshur County fatal crash victim

On Tuesday, authorities released the name of the person killed in a Monday evening wreck in Upshur County.
Death row inmate loses appeal in rape, murder of Tyler woman

Death row inmate loses appeal in rape, murder of Tyler woman

The 5th U.S. Court of Appeals rejected another appeal from a man facing the death penalty for a 1996 murder in Tyler.
Man wanted on Gregg Co. warrant arrested in Angelina Co.

Man wanted on Gregg Co. warrant arrested in Angelina Co.

A man wanted on charges of aggravated robbery in Gregg County is now behind bars in Angelina County.
Smith Co. officials seeking 2 men wanted for credit card abuse, theft

Smith Co. officials seeking 2 men wanted for credit card abuse, theft

Two East Texas men are wanted in connection with credit card abuse and theft in Smith County.
Man sentenced to 30 years for multiple crimes in ETX

Man sentenced to 30 years for multiple crimes in ETX

A Eustace man was sentenced to 30 years in the state penitentiary on Monday by Judge Carter Tarrance of the 392nd Judicial District Court.
ETX business loses more than $20K in oil due to vandals

ETX business loses more than $20K in oil due to vandals

Sheriff Maxey Cerliano and the Gregg County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public's help in sovling acriminal mischief case  in Kilgore.
2 men charged in Nacogdoches armed robbery

2 men charged in Nacogdoches armed robbery

Two men are in custody following an early morning armed robbery of a Nacogdoches convenience store over the weekend.
Crime Stoppers seeking 'Not So Good Samaritan' for allegedly stealing cash

Crime Stoppers seeking 'Not So Good Samaritan' for allegedly stealing cash

The Lufkin Crime Stoppers is seeking the help of the public in identifying an alleged thief.
ICE arrests 50 criminal aliens, immigration fugitives in Texas during 3-day sting

ICE arrests 50 criminal aliens, immigration fugitives in Texas during 3-day sting

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers arrested 50 convicted criminal aliens, immigration fugitives and other immigration violators during a three-day operation which concluded Thursday.
Police arrest Lufkin woman hiding pot in 'crotch area'

Police arrest Lufkin woman hiding pot in 'crotch area'

Police arrested a Lufkin woman Friday morning after it was discovered she was trying to hide drugs in her "crotch area."
ETX man charged with double murder gets life in prison

ETX man charged with double murder gets life in prison

A Van Zandt County man accused of a 2012 double murder pled guilty to those charges Thursday.
CPS searching for mother suspected of taking Tyler toddler

CPS searching for mother suspected of taking Tyler toddler

A child safety alert has been issued for 19-month-old Xander Alexander, of Tyler. Child Protective Services is seeking the whereabouts of the toddler.
Former Tyler Paper sports reporter sentenced to 12 years for sexual relationship with teen

Former Tyler Paper sports reporter sentenced to 12 years for sexual relationship with teen

A former East Texas sports writer has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to having a sexual relationship with a local teenager.
Lufkin woman calls police, complains about bad 'weed'

Lufkin woman calls police, complains about bad 'weed'

An East Texas woman found herself behind bars Thursday after calling Lufkin authorities to complain about bad "weed."