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Tyler man gets 10 years probation for bank robbery

Tyler man gets 10 years probation for bank robbery

A man who robbed a Tyler bank pleaded guilty and was sentenced on Thursday in a Smith County courtroom.
Around $15,000 in oil lost during East Texas vandalism act

Around $15,000 in oil lost during East Texas vandalism act

The Kilgore Police Department is asking for any tips in a recent criminal mischief case at a local travel stop.

Smith Co. Sheriff's Office investigating early morning robbery

The Smith County Sheriff's Office is searching for two people who are believed to be involved in an early morning convenience store robbery.

Tyler police searching for man who allegedly stole woman's car at gunpoint

The Tyler Police Department is searching for a man who is believed to have car-jacked a local woman. 
Police: Man pulls gun on boy, steals mom's purse

Police: Man pulls gun on boy, steals mom's purse

John Karl Bell, 51, was arraigned Wednesday on an aggravated robbery charge after police say he threatened a 12-year-old boy with a gun while taking his mother's purse.
Alleged drug dealer wanted by ETX authorities

Alleged drug dealer wanted by ETX authorities

Authorities are asking for the public's help locating an alleged drug dealer in the Van Zandt and Smith County area.
Cherokee Co. deputy shoots at suspect attempting to run him over

Cherokee Co. deputy shoots at suspect attempting to run him over

Cherokee County law enforcement is looking for a person after a deputy fired at a driver attempting to run him over.
Angelina Co. man arrested for sexual assault of 2 children

Angelina Co. man arrested for sexual assault of 2 children

The Angelina County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday the arrest of a Diboll man for the alleged sexual assault of two children.
Paris PD looking for pair of accused child sex offenders in unrelated cases

Paris PD looking for pair of accused child sex offenders in unrelated cases

The Paris Police Department issued two releases today in hopes of receiving tips on two fugitives wanted for allegedly sexually assaulting children.
'Loan Ranger Bandit' sentenced to 40 years in prison

'Loan Ranger Bandit' sentenced to 40 years in prison

In Waco today, a federal judge sentenced 38-year-old Richard Wayne Swicegood (aka “Lone Ranger Bandit”) of Waxahachie, TX, to 40 years in federal prison for committing 13 armed bank robberies in Texas and Arkansas announced Acting U
5 Longview-area stores cited for selling tobacco products to minors

5 Longview-area stores cited for selling tobacco products to minors

During the first 10 days of March 2015 the Longview Police Department conducted tobacco stings to test the compliance of Longview-area tobacco retailers in regards to Texas tobacco laws.
Affidavit: Fatal bat attack stemmed from victim flirting with man's fiancee

Affidavit: Fatal bat attack stemmed from victim flirting with man's fiancee

An arrest affidavit released to KETK gives new information on what happened during a baseball bat attack last week, leaving one man dead in Flint.

Man gets 10 years in prison for shooting at business, ramming home

A Gladewater man was sentenced to 10 years years in prison for shooting at a business and then later ramming his vehicle into the owner's home.
1 arrested in vicious dog attack resulting in hospitalization of 83-year-old

1 arrested in vicious dog attack resulting in hospitalization of 83-year-old

Marshall Police arrested a man responsible for two dogs who attacked a woman and sent her to the Intensive Care Unit.

Man pleads guilty to 2013 P.T. Cole Park shooting, gets 45 years in prison

A man arrested in connection with the murder of a Tyler mother has been sentenced to 45 years in prison in exchange for a guilty plea.