CrimeWatch

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."
Man sues ETX fraternity members in alleged kidnapping, torture

Man sues ETX fraternity members in alleged kidnapping, torture

A plaintiff is demanding a jury trial in Harris county against two men and their East Texas fraternity for an alleged kidnapping and aggravated assault, including torture. 
ETX man gets 20 years for kidnapping, attempted rape while high on crack

ETX man gets 20 years for kidnapping, attempted rape while high on crack

A Lufkin man was sentenced to 20 years in prison Thursday for a 2013 kidnapping and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
Repeat offenders lead Nacogdoches Co. deputies on ATV chase

Repeat offenders lead Nacogdoches Co. deputies on ATV chase

Two arrests in connection with a stolen ATV were made Wednesday in Nacogdoches County.
Police arrest 1 in Longview pawn shop 'crash and grab'

Police arrest 1 in Longview pawn shop 'crash and grab'

Authorities have taken into custody one juvenile in connection with the Cherokee Pawn Shop burglary.
Angry customer punches store manager, steals merchandise

Angry customer punches store manager, steals merchandise

A 72-year-old man was arrested Thursday afternoon for allegedly attacking a store manager and stealing merchandise from the business.
Smith Co. officials searching for man who reportedly burglarized a Whitehouse home

Smith Co. officials searching for man who reportedly burglarized a Whitehouse home

The Smith County Sheriff's Office is investigating a March burglary that happened in the Whitehouse area. According to officials, the homeowner determined that among the items taken was a bank card.
Group of juveniles allegedly drive stolen truck through ETX pawn shop, steal 6 guns

Group of juveniles allegedly drive stolen truck through ETX pawn shop, steal 6 guns

A Longview pawn shop will spend most of the next few days cleaning up after a group of juveniles reportedly stole a truck, drove into the building and stole six guns.
ETX woman wrongly jailed due to expired statute of limitations

ETX woman wrongly jailed due to expired statute of limitations

Authorities released a Lufkin woman from jail Monday after officials realized she had been wrongly incarcerated.
ETX thief caught hiding stolen merchandise in crotch area

ETX thief caught hiding stolen merchandise in crotch area

Authorities busted an East Texas man trying to steal merchandise after he tried to hide it in his crotch Monday afternoon.
Missing Longview teenager found safe in Cass Co.

Missing Longview teenager found safe in Cass Co.

Harrison County Investigators have found a teenager who had been missing since March 25.