On November 29, 2014 two Palestine men were arrested for drugs after a traffic stop by police. At approximately 8:20PM Officer Katlyn Griffin conducted a traffic stop on a 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee for defective equipment.
The reward for Jeffrey Ortiz, 37, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $8,000 for information leading to this capture if the tip comes in during the month of December.
The Gregg County Sheriff's Office has released video of a recent theft at a local business in hopes of identifying the burglar.
Authorities said the crime occurred on November 26, 2014, at the Green Top Fina on Highway 259.
An active search for an alleged oil field thief is underway in Harrison County. Authorities are looking for the suspect on FM 968.
FM 968 runs between Highway 80 and I-20, about two miles southwest of Marshall.