Crime

State calls mental health experts, TDCJ official to stand in Mosley capital murder trial

Smith County capital murder trial resumes; Mosley’s mother testifies about son’s traumatic childhood

Smith County man sentenced to 16 years for aggravated sexual assault of a child

2 arrested after Harrison County deputies find steroid lab inside home

UT Health nurse who stole medication gets deferred adjudication

Chicago felon sentenced for trafficking meth, heroin in East Texas

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  Gregg County Sheriff’s Office searching for man with history of violence, considered ‘potential danger’ to public

Affidavit alleges former Whitehouse ISD employee molested child on campus

  WEBXTRA: Rusk County sheriff urges residents to be vigilant after increase in burglaries

Tyler man who kidnapped girl in Fort Worth gets life in federal prison

Man found guilty of capital murder in Tyler gas clerk’s 2017 death to learn sentence

Gregg County Sheriff’s Office releases name of suspect in shooting incident at Barracuda’s

Statewide anti-human trafficking campaign launches in Tyler

Can You See Me? is a includes a series of billboards depicting scenarios of the most common forms of human trafficking.

  WEBXTRA: Tyler City Council amends animal cruelty ordinance

Violations will result in a Class C misdemeanor offense of animal neglect.

  Dameon Mosley awaits sentencing after found guilty of capital murder

Dameon Jamarc Mosley, 28, is charged in the fatal shooting of Billy Dale Stacks.

Trinity County sheriff showcases arrest, drug seizure on social media

Trinity County Sheriff Woody Wallace used social media to show what kind of drug activity was going on in his jurisdiction.

  Alba police investigating early morning shooting death of woman

Henderson woman accused of posing as nurse, treating patients pleads guilty

  Capital murder trial resumes for man accused of killing Tyler gas clerk

Gregg County authorities continue to investigate shooting

  Apartment Complex sends e-mails to residents warning them of burglars

1 injured in Gregg County gas station shooting; suspect at large

Alleged methamphetamine dealer arrested by Henderson County deputies

According to the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office, Bill Duane Monday, 34, from Athens had a quantity of meth, baggies to package it to sell, syringes loaded with the contraband and other drug-related paraphernalia.

Harrison County Sheriff’s Office: Man charged with murder in connection with shooting death

Deputies with the Harrison County Sheriff's Office have arrested a Longview man in connection to the shooting death of a 46-year-old man.

Former Whitehouse ISD employee arrested on child sex abuse charges

Whitehouse Independent School District has confirmed that a former employee has been arrested.

Credit card skimmers found at Pittsburg gas station

Pittsburg police said credit card skimmers were found at a gas station in the city.

21-year-old man dies in 1-vehicle rollover crash on FM 959 in Panola County

A 21-year-old man died in a one-vehicle rollover wreck that occurred on FM 959 in Panola County on Thursday afternoon.

  Capital murder trial continues for man accused of shooting Tyler gas clerk

Investigators were called to the stand Friday to testify about details surrounding the crime scene.

3 arrested after man found dead in Anderson County

Sheriff Greg Taylor said the arrests come following an all-night investigation.

  Capital murder trail gets underway for suspect in fatal Tyler gas station robbery

Thursday marked the start of the capital murder trial for one of three suspects in a fatal gas station robbery that occurred in January of 2017.

Wills Point police release names involved in stolen police vehicle chase

One officer suffered a broken arm in the incident.

Marshall man arrested in connection with traffic deaths of 2 high school students

The final crash report indicates Jackson had marijuana in his system and was driving 109 miles per hour.

Grand jury indicts Henderson ISD trustee accused of putting sugar in opponent’s gas tank

Jonathan Earl Best, 58, of Henderson, is charged with state-jail felony criminal mischief.

Gladewater police: Man nabbed in chase caught with drugs, cash

A traffic stop and chase has led to the arrests of two men.

Upshur County Sheriff’s Office: 15-year-old shot during argument involving multiple teens

Deputies with the Upshur County Sheriff's Office have arrested a 16-year-old boy in connection with a shooting incident that sent a 15-year-old to the hospital for treatment of a serious injury.

  Trial date scheduled for man accused of murdering Tyler gas station clerk

Smith County prosecutors have announced they would seek the death penalty against Dameon Jamrc Mosley.

Man allegedly threatened, fired shot towards his neighbor

The Smith County Sheriff’s Office said a man was arrested after allegedly firing a rifle toward his neighbor.

Suspect who robbed Longview store, struck customer remains at large

Longview police are investigating a robbery that happened Saturday evening.

Titus County deputies arrest alleged drug dealer

An alleged drug dealer has been arrested by deputies with the Titus County Sheriff’s Office.

2 arrested on drug-related charges in Harrison County

Two people were arrested and charged with drug-related crimes Thursday in Harrison County.

Tyler police arrest 15-year-old who allegedly stole TJC student’s vehicle at gunpoint

Tyler police investigators have charged two 15-year-old B/M juveniles, one from Dallas and one from Tyler, in connection with two major criminal investigations.

Grand jury indicts former clerk at Henderson County justice of the peace office

A former clerk at a justice of the peace office has been indicted in connection to thefts at the office.

  Henderson County grand jury indicts man accused of shooting deputy

A Grand Prairie man is closer to his day in court following a grand jury indictment in connection to the shooting of a Henderson County deputy.

Cherokee County drug raid results in 1 arrest, seizure of meth, distribution material

Cherokee County law enforcement officers arrested a 47-year-old woman after they executed a search warrant on a home on FM 1248 and found meth and items used to distribute the drug.

Operation Dirty Bird brings down Texas drug trafficking operation

U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown announced today that three search warrants were executed this morning in Dallas County, Texas in relation to a drug trafficking organization in the Eastern District of Texas.

Suspects use stolen van to smash into Smith County business, steal ATM

At least two suspects stole an ATM from a truck stop near the intersection of State Highway 14 and Interstate 20 Monday after they crashed a stolen van through the business’ front door, according to Smith County Sheriff Larry Smith.

  Police release suspect’s name in Lone Star bank robbery

Lone Star Police Chief Steven Blythe says Bonnie McNevin, of Avinger.

Longview man suffered non-life-threatening injuries in auto-pedestrian incident

A 63-year-old man suffered non-life-threatening injuries when he ran in front of a vehicle in Longview and was hit Wednesday evening.

Tyler police searching for suspects in aggravated robbery at convenience store

Tyler police are searching for suspects in an aggravated robbery at a gas station.

  Former Azleway employee accused of stealing money from boys ranch

Toni Rambo accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from the foster home over a five-year period.

Report: Gregg County deputy shot suspect while being strangled

A Gregg County deputy pinned beneath a burglary suspect fired a single shot to keep from being strangled to death, according to a custodial death report filed in a database maintained by the Texas Attorney General’s office.

  WEBXTRA: Search continues for missing Kilgore woman

Rosemary Rodriguez was last seen on Oct. 7, leaving a residence on Mount Pisgah road near Kilgore.

Cass County man sentenced to 20 years in child porn case

A Cass County man has been sentenced by a federal judge.

Longview woman charged with child abandonment after kids found walking along street

The charge stems from an incident on Monday when Longview 911 received a call about two young children walking along Fairview Drive.

Alleged burglar arrested by Palestine police

According to a press release, On Sunday, Oct. 20, just before 10:00 am, Palestine police officers were dispatched to the 100 blk. of Wesley Dr. in reference to a reported home burglary in progress. It was reported that a suspect wearing camo clothing and a mask was taking items from a residence.

Victim in fatal Marshall shooting identified by police

According to a Facebook post from the Marshall Police Department, at approximately 1:30 pm, Saturday, the city of Marshall’s telecommunication center received reports that a male had been shot in the 1300 block of Melanie St in the Bel Aire Manor apartment complex.

DPS, Tyler police looking for man who fled on foot after car chase

Multiple law enforcement agencies are searching for a suspect who they said led them on a pursuit Monday.

Man arrested after allegedly stabbing roommate during altercation

The incident happened Friday, Oct. 25 in the 500 block of Williams Ct. in Tyler.

Henderson County Sheriff’s Office searching for suspect who evaded pursuit

The Henderson County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for help identifying a suspect who evaded law enforcement Sunday.

Henderson County Sheriff’s Office: Man found with hidden meth feigned innocence

When deputies found that a man that had been stopped for traffic violations had meth hidden in a cigarette box, he asked, “How did that get in there?” according to a post on the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page.

  Tyler Police Department asking for public’s help IDing vehicle burglary suspect

The Tyler Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a vehicle burglary suspect.

  Hawkins police find cocaine, marijuana, pills during traffic stop in school zone

It was Tuesday when the police chief of Hawkins made a traffic stop of a motorist speeding in a school zone on FM 14.

Tyler man gets double life sentences for aggravated sexual assault of a child

The life sentences will run consecutively.

Indictment: Jefferson man assisted in attempt to make pipe bomb to damage federal building

A federal grand jury has indicted a Jefferson man accused of providing information to make a pipe bomb to be used to damage federal property.

Anderson County sheriff identifies deputy injured in shooting

The Anderson County sheriff has identified a deputy who was injured in a shooting.

Smith County Sheriff’s Office release name of suspect shot during burglary attempt

The Smith County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the burglary suspect who was shot by a homeowner or the man's neighbor.

Longview woman who blamed family dog for fatal 2015 wreck sent to substance abuse program

Ellen Hicks was found to possess and consume alcohol on July 27, according to court records.

Suspect in Smith County attempted burglary charged; 2 others still on the loose

The sheriff’s office has not released the man’s identity due to the active investigation.

Card skimmer found on pump at White Oak gas station

White Oak police said a card skimmer was found on a pump at a gas station.

Troup store clerk accused of stealing $1,500 worth of scratch-offs pleads guilty

A Troup woman has plead guilty to stealing $1,574 worth of scratch-off tickets from a convenience store which she was employed with.

  Anderson County Sheriff’s Office identifies man killed in shootout with law enforcement

In the wake of a shooting incident that occurred in Anderson County on Saturday afternoon, a deputy is still in “serious but stable” condition.

Arrest made in downtown Atlanta fire investigation

One person has been arrested in connection to a fire that broke out in downtown Atlanta Thursday.

New Boston man found with heroin, fentanyl, cocaine convicted on federal drug trafficking charges

A 47-year-old New Boston man who was found to be in possession of almost $200,000 in cash, heroin, fentanyl, and cocaine. was convicted on federal drug trafficking charges on Friday.

  Voters to decide on $14 million bond to build new Camp County Jail

Camp County Sheriff's Office said the current jail facility has been remodeled several times over the years.

Harrison County officials searching for suspects who stole about 500 gallons of fuel from gas station

According to the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office, the theft occurred at an outpost located near the intersection of FM 450 and Interstate 20.

  Guns stolen during rash of vehicle burglaries in Gregg County

The vehicle burglaries have been happening since August and have taken place from Lakeport to Lake Cherokee

Governor’s Office: Tyler, Longview, Lufkin awarded with grant money to prevent terrorism

Tyler, Longview, and Lufkin will be among the Texas cities and counties that will receive money from the Homeland Security Grant Program, according to Governor Greg Abbott’s office.

Lufkin man gets life in prison for killing ex-girlfriend

A Lufkin man has been sentenced to life in prison for the shooting death of his ex-girlfriend.

Kilgore police asking for public’s help with theft case

Kilgore police are asking for help identifying a person in connection with a theft.

Polk County Sheriff’s Office looking for driver in hit-and-run incident involving horse, rider

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying a driver that was involved in a hit-and-run incident that struck and injured an equestrian and her horse on Oct. 8.