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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.
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 man gets 25 years for sexual assault of 8-month-old

ETX man gets 25 years for sexual assault of 8-month-old

A Lufkin man was sentenced to 25 years by an Angelina County judge Monday for sexually assaulting a child.
Authorities identify 12-year-old killed after car plunges into Neches River

Authorities identify 12-year-old killed after car plunges into Neches River

A 12-year-old boy died in an early morning crash Tuesday when a vehicle drove off an Angelina County road and into a river.
ETX employee busted by alert loss prevention officer

ETX employee busted by alert loss prevention officer

Thanks to the alertness of a loss prevetion officer, a Lufkin thief was caught allegedly stealing hundreds of dollars worth of items from a local store.
Lufkin man accused of biting common law wife on face

Lufkin man accused of biting common law wife on face

A Lufkin man was jailed over the weekend after authorities discovered he allegedly bit his common law spouse during an argument.
Judge orders infant with brain injury can be released to family friends

Judge orders infant with brain injury can be released to family friends

An Angelina County Judge has ruled an East Texas baby injured last week can be turned over to friends of the family involved.
Authorities ask for public's help identifying ETX fraudster

Authorities ask for public's help identifying ETX fraudster

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin needs your help identifying the suspects in a check fraud case where checks passed in Lufkin for gift cards used in Houston.
ETX man found wandering on highway admits to smoking 'spice'

ETX man found wandering on highway admits to smoking 'spice'

A Lufkin man was arrested Wednesday for public intoxication after deputies found him stumbling down Highway 69 North.
CPS, police investigating injuries to ETX infant

CPS, police investigating injuries to ETX infant

Hudson detectives and Child Protective Services are investigating injuries to a two-month-old girl Tuesday.
Concerned citizen leads police to stolen vehicle, alleged burglar

Concerned citizen leads police to stolen vehicle, alleged burglar

An alert citizen led to the arrest of man who allegedly stole items, including a car, and was trying to resell them in a Lufkin neighborhood.
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.
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.
Bees swarm as emergency officials respond to Lufkin wreck

Bees swarm as emergency officials respond to Lufkin wreck

An 18-wheeler carrying honey bees, overturned on U.S. Highway 69 South, south of Lufkin, near Spring Lake Drive. The Department of Public Safety tells KETK, all of the bees escaped from the truck's cargo department.
Drugs found in Lufkin woman's bra following arrest on warrant

Drugs found in Lufkin woman's bra following arrest on warrant

Lufkin officers arrested a woman Wednesday afternoon when she was allegedly found with drugs following a wreck.