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Former Smith Co. deputy sentenced to 6 years in prison for drug trafficking

Former Smith Co. deputy sentenced to 6 years in prison for drug trafficking

A former Smith County deputy has been sentenced to six years in prison for drug trafficking.
Autopsy reveals man found following fire murdered

Autopsy reveals man found following fire murdered

The return of an autopsy Tuesday revealed the body of a man found in a San Augustine County fire was the result of murder.
3 arrested in ETX meth bust

3 arrested in ETX meth bust

After Dustin Rhan Lay, 26, of Kilgore, evaded arrest by police to an active warrant, the STAR Team was activated and assigned to locate him.
UPDATE: Most Wanted Sex Offender surrenders to ETX authorities

UPDATE: Most Wanted Sex Offender surrenders to ETX authorities

UPDATE: Eric Mosby, 39, added to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender Monday, has been taken into custody by the San Augustine County Sheriff’s Office.
Officials investigating suspicious death of ETX baby

Officials investigating suspicious death of ETX baby

The Tyler Police Department is investigating the death of a seven-month-old child after he reportedly fell off a bed.
Tracker on stolen iPhone leads to alleged thief's arrest

Tracker on stolen iPhone leads to alleged thief's arrest

A 25-year-old man is behind bars after authorities were able to hunt down the suspect using a tracking system on a stolen iPhone.
Sex offender wanted in ETX caught by Louisiana authorities

Sex offender wanted in ETX caught by Louisiana authorities

Delanda Letregg player, 48, was arrested on March 22 by the Louisiana U.S. Marshal service in West Monroe, Louisiana.
Deputies arrest 5 Nacogdoches Co. parents allegedly failing to pay child support

Deputies arrest 5 Nacogdoches Co. parents allegedly failing to pay child support

Nacogdoches County Sheriff Jason Bridges arrested five Nacogdoches County parents who violated court orders requiring them to pay child support.
POLICE: ETX career criminal arrested after meth found stashed down back of pants

POLICE: ETX career criminal arrested after meth found stashed down back of pants

An East Texas man is behind  bars after authorities found drugs stashed in his pants.
UPDATE: Wanted woman arrested for missing court date

UPDATE: Wanted woman arrested for missing court date

UPDATE: Janice Renee Jordan was already in law enforcement custody when this report was posted. Due to miscommunication within the Crime Stoppers organization, a release looking for tips on her whereabouts was released.
7 ETX fugitives rounded up in multi-agency operation

7 ETX fugitives rounded up in multi-agency operation

Today, March 21, 2014, Lufkin Police Department officers participated in a Joint East Texas Fugitive Apprehension Task Force operation headed by the U.S.
Kilgore business owner accused of buying stolen metal

Kilgore business owner accused of buying stolen metal

A Kilgore man was arrested following a Thursday morning investigation, which revealed he was knowingly purchasing stolen scrap metal, police said.
SILVER ALERT DISCONTINUED: Missing 66-year-old man found safe

SILVER ALERT DISCONTINUED: Missing 66-year-old man found safe

UPDATE: James Gary Litzler was found and the Silver Alert has been discontinued.  
Homeowner shoots trespasser in Wood County

Homeowner shoots trespasser in Wood County

Authorities are investigating the scene of a shooting in Wood County Friday morning. At around 8:15 a.m., deputies were received a call for help on reports of a trespasser on CR 1600 near Alba.
Illegal immigrant facing new charges following lengthy Amber Alert investigation

Illegal immigrant facing new charges following lengthy Amber Alert investigation

Law enforcement officials have lowered a charge and added an additional charge against a Nacogdoches County man following a lengthy Amber Alert investigation.