Lufkin

ETX police recover stolen gun in Monday night shooting

ETX police recover stolen gun in Monday night shooting

The Lufkin Police Department is searching for a person or persons who reportedly shot a stolen gun at a car late Monday night.
Lufkin Police asking for assistance in locating air conditioning unit stolen from local church

Lufkin Police asking for assistance in locating air conditioning unit stolen from local church

Lufkin Police are looking for the person(s) that stole an air conditioning unit from a local church. Police believe it happened between Wednesday, August 14, and Saturday, August 17 in the 600 block of north Warren Street.
ETX man steals one beer and waits for police to arrest him

ETX man steals one beer and waits for police to arrest him

A Lufkin man is arrested after stealing a beer from a local store. Police were called to the 3400 block of south Chestnut Street Friday morning for a call on theft.
UPDATE: Two arrested, one still on the run in Lufkin death

UPDATE: Two arrested, one still on the run in Lufkin death

UPDATE: Chambers County Sheriff's Office (Anahuac, Texas) notified Lufkin PD that they arrested Daniel Andres Muniz. We will continue to update you as more information becomes available.
Maasi Giraffe dies at Lufkin zoo

Maasi Giraffe dies at Lufkin zoo

Emi Lane one of the female Maasai Giraffes at the Ellen Trout Zoo in Lufkin died early Tuesday morning.
Father-son pair caught with drugs, firearms

Father-son pair caught with drugs, firearms

A father-son duo found themselves on the wrong side of the law again after they were busted with drugs and a firearm Thursday night.
Body found in burning truck in Lufkin

Body found in burning truck in Lufkin

At approximately 1:00 a.m., on Wednesday today, August 14, 2013, Lufkin Police and Fire Communication Center received a report of a burning vehicle behind First Church of the Nazarene, located at 1604 South Medford Drive in Lufkin.
ETX man racks up 48th arrest in 13 years

ETX man racks up 48th arrest in 13 years

A Lufkin man racked up his 48th arrest since 2000 on Monday night. Gary Lee Colquitt, 31, was arrested around 9:23 p.m., in the 500 block of Charlton Street for charges of Public Intoxication.

VIDEO: Thieves steal trash cans full of cigarettes from Lufkin store

Lufkin authorities need the public's help to identify the people responsible for the burglary of a convenience store located in the 100 block of Champions Drive in Lufkin.
Authorities find body they believe to be of missing man; Silver Alert canceled

Authorities find body they believe to be of missing man; Silver Alert canceled

A Silver Alert has been canceled for a missing East Texas man, Arthur Henry Foster, 79, of Lufkin after authorities believe they may hav
Dez Bryant looks like he's the real deal, ready for a bigger, better season

Dez Bryant looks like he's the real deal, ready for a bigger, better season

Dez Bryant had more fun than he's had in a long time, since last December to be exact.
5-year-old girl saves family in Lufkin house fire

5-year-old girl saves family in Lufkin house fire

A Lufkin family is now safe thanks to an alert 5-year-old girl. Authorities say their lives would be in doubt if not for her waking up in the beginning stages of a blaze that burned down their house.
Cowboys on FOX 51 Friday night; Texans on KETK

Cowboys on FOX 51 Friday night; Texans on KETK

Call it a football double-header. FOX 51 will broadcast the Cowboys against the Raiders Friday night. Pregame at 8:00. Kickoff at 9:00.
ETX man arrested for evading arrest, possession of drugs, theft of firearm

ETX man arrested for evading arrest, possession of drugs, theft of firearm

An East Texas man faces jail time after being found with a stolen firearm and evading arrest.
ETX man strangles wife, leads police on chase

ETX man strangles wife, leads police on chase

A Lufkin man was arrested early Friday morning for allegedly strangling his wife, threatening to kill her and then leading police on a foot chase.