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7 from 7: Stories for your Tuesday afternoon

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Doug Otis Sims (Source: DPS) Doug Otis Sims (Source: DPS)

Good afternoon; how's your day going, friends?

Here are some stories we've hand-picked for you to dig into this afternoon:

1. An East Texas native considered armed and dangerous has been added to the Texas Department of Public Safety's Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list. DPS is offering a $3,000 reward for tips leading to the arrest of 32-year-old Doug Otis Sims of Center. Sims has a violent criminal past.

2. More burn bans have been added to the list for counties in East Texas. Click here to see the map showing each county's burn ban status.

3. Two men claiming to be and dressed as Mormon missionaries assaulted and robbed a person at his doorstep, according to Las Vegas Metro police.The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints are noted for strict schedules. Police noted the crime occurred at 6:20 a.m. It is not customary for any missionary to be out until about 9 a.m. or past 9 p.m. More on this unusual story from our sister station in NV here.

4.Military prosecutors rested their case Tuesday against the Army psychiatrist accused of killing 13 people during the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood.After calling nearly 90 witnesses in 11 days, prosecutors said they had completed their case during Maj. Nidal Hasan's trial. Hasan also is accused of wounding more than 30 people at the Texas Army post during the attack, which was the worst mass shooting ever on a U.S. military base.

5. The North Texas man accused of killing former Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle and another man has been arraigned on two counts of capital murder. Eddie Ray Routh made a brief court appearance Tuesday in Erath County.

6. Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch has a new resident at their facility in Henderson County. On August 6, the group welcomed 'Uno.' He was confiscated from a rodeo due to mistreatment/cruelty charges. See how Uno is adjusting to life here in East Texas here!

7. Newly released court documents describe the extent of injuries to the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing, including multiple gunshot wounds to his face and a skull fracture. Read more here.

Here's the link to our livestream where you can check out the news live on our website at 4, 5 and 6 this afternoon.

We'll see you soon!

Stephanie Frazier

KLTV Web Producer

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