CrimeWatch

ETX hospital owner convicted of health care fraud, identity theft

ETX hospital owner convicted of health care fraud, identity theft

A Dallas County, Texas, physician has been convicted of 15 counts of health care fraud violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
ETX stepdad who sexually abused 3 girls gets 60 years in prison

ETX stepdad who sexually abused 3 girls gets 60 years in prison

A man convicted of sexually abusing his three stepdaughters has been sentenced to 60 years in prison with no parole.
Police: ETX couple faces off with knife, poker during breakup

Police: ETX couple faces off with knife, poker during breakup

An East Texas woman was arrested Wednesday afternoon for allegedly trying to stab her boyfriend during a breakup.
Report: ETX native among 2 UT football players charged with sexual assault

Report: ETX native among 2 UT football players charged with sexual assault

University of Texas football players Kendall Sanders and Montrel Me
ETX rancher accused of stealing, selling bull

ETX rancher accused of stealing, selling bull

An East Texas man turned himself in to law enforcement officials Monday after authorities issued a theft of livestock warrant for his arrest. 
Gladewater man accused of sending explicit videos to minor

Gladewater man accused of sending explicit videos to minor

Gladewater man was arrested Tuesday on a charge of solicitation of a minor. Cody Jacob Richardson, 19, is being held in Gregg County Jail on $150,000 bond after a warrant was issued for his arrest, according to jail records.
Sheriff: Major ETX drug trafficker arrested, 2.5 kilos of meth seized

Sheriff: Major ETX drug trafficker arrested, 2.5 kilos of meth seized

The Henderson County Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday the arrested of  a man and his associate who had allegedly been selling drugs in the area for more than a decade.
Former Loggins CEO sentenced to prison, ordered to repay $2.7M

Former Loggins CEO sentenced to prison, ordered to repay $2.7M

The former president and CEO of a prominent Tyler business was sentenced to prison Tuesday for providing fraudulent loan applications.
Police looking for suspect in Longview shooting

Police looking for suspect in Longview shooting

Longview Police are looking for a gunman after one person was hospitalized with a gunshot wound.
Officials: Drunk ex rams car with kids, leads police on chase

Officials: Drunk ex rams car with kids, leads police on chase

Authorities have released more information on a multi-county chase that took place Monday night. The incident ended after the alleged drunken suspect wrecked and was caught on foot.
ETX man indicted for alleged sexual assaults of teen girls

ETX man indicted for alleged sexual assaults of teen girls

A Yantis man was indicted recently for the alleged sexual abuse of two girls, ages 14 and 12. The incidents happened about a month apart.
ETX chase suspect: I didn't want the car towed

ETX chase suspect: I didn't want the car towed

An East Texas man was arrested after leading police on a car chase. The suspect later told authorities he kept driving because he did not want his car towed.
Authorities seek identities of ETX burglars

Authorities seek identities of ETX burglars

The Palestine Police Department is seeking assistance from the public in identifying two people involved in a Saturday morning burglary
Bail set at $2 million for ETX woman accused of killing daughter

Bail set at $2 million for ETX woman accused of killing daughter

Authorities have set an East Texas woman's bond at $2 million after she allegedly killed her daughter. The woman was taken into custody Monday after she admitted to killing her 4-year-old.
Police: Man wanted in robbery considered 'armed and dangerous'

Police: Man wanted in robbery considered 'armed and dangerous'

Longview Police are looking for 25-year-old Vontrequel "Trey" or "Tre" Nickelberry. He is the suspect in an aggravated Robbery that occurred on May 10, 2014, in the 1000 Block of Young St.