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Facts are short, fear is long in Tulsa as cops search for serial sex attacker

He breaks into homes from the back, either through a window or door. He tends to be covered, and attacks when it's dark.
Dead sharks found in illegal gill net near Mexico maritime border

Dead sharks found in illegal gill net near Mexico maritime border

Coast Guard crews in South Texas located and recovered a gill net with 65 deceased sharks Monday.
POLICE: Couple high on drugs arrested after leaving infant in locked car for nearly an hour

POLICE: Couple high on drugs arrested after leaving infant in locked car for nearly an hour

A Denham Springs man, and a St. Amant woman were arrested Friday night by Walker Police on child cruelty and drug charges. Police arrested Billy Arthur Henry, Jr., 35, and Lana Wallace Henry, 32.
Inmates compromise locks at ETX jail, temporarily moved

Inmates compromise locks at ETX jail, temporarily moved

On Monday June 30, 2014, the Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office Detention Staff observed that the inmate population within the Van Zandt County Jail had discovered a method to compromise the high security locking systems within the fa
SO: Harrison County jailer admits to having sex with inmate

SO: Harrison County jailer admits to having sex with inmate

Harrison County officials arrested a former jailer after it was learned she had sex with an inmate, according to the sheriff's department.
Reward increased to $17,500 for man wanted for murder, child sexual assault

Reward increased to $17,500 for man wanted for murder, child sexual assault

The reward for Freddie Alaniz, 34, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $17,500 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of July.
ICE removes twice deported illegal immigrant, convicted felon wanted for murder in Mexico

ICE removes twice deported illegal immigrant, convicted felon wanted for murder in Mexico

A Mexican man wanted in his native country for murder was deported Tuesday, June 24, by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO).
ETX man indicted for reportedly slicing wife with machete

ETX man indicted for reportedly slicing wife with machete

An East Texas man has been indicted by an Angelina County Grand Jury after authorities say he cut his wife repeatedly with a machete.
Police: Man makes false report while hiding from police

Police: Man makes false report while hiding from police

At approximately 7:45am on June 30, 2014, the Lufkin Police Department received a report of someone firing a gun near Angelina College.
Repeat Offender: Man arrested for exposing himself on Azalea Trail

Repeat Offender: Man arrested for exposing himself on Azalea Trail

EDITORS NOTE: This article contains some graphic material not suitable for all audiences. A man who had been previously arrested for indecent exposure found himself behind bars on the same charge Monday morning.
Nacogdoches teens indicted in 'satanic-type' animal killings

Nacogdoches teens indicted in 'satanic-type' animal killings

EDITOR'S NOTE: This story contains some material graphic in nature and is not suitable for all audiences.
E. Texans accused of stealing cosmetics, cleaning items

E. Texans accused of stealing cosmetics, cleaning items

Two alleged East Texas shoplifters were arrested for trying to steal cosmetics and cleaning items in Lufkin Sunday evening.

Police: ETX woman attacks family member over dirty laundry

A Lufkin woman spent time behind bars after she attacked a family member Monday morning during an argument over dirty laundry.
ETX man transferred to PA for 1981 murder 'unlikely' to face death penalty

ETX man transferred to PA for 1981 murder 'unlikely' to face death penalty

A former East Texas deacon, who was caught living a double life, has been transferred to Pennsylvania to face a murder charge dating back to
Couple busted with $9,000 of meth inside child's toy, sheriff says

Couple busted with $9,000 of meth inside child's toy, sheriff says

A man and his wife have been taken into custody after a traffic stop on Highway 59 S. Deputies seized crystal methamphetamine worth over $9,000 inside their child's toy.