Smith Co Officer Injured While Transporting Inmates
TYLER - A Smith County Deputy and two inmates were taken to the hospital this morning following a traffic accident in Tyler.
Texas Nurse Accused in Baby Abduction in Court
Attorneys for the nurse accused of fatally shooting a mother and speeding away with the dying woman’s newborn son say they plan to evaluate her mental state.
Texas Abducted Baby Found Safe; Mother Shot to Death
Authorities say a three-day-old infant was found safe last night after his mother was shot to death outside a pediatric clinic in suburban Houston in Spring.
Texas Says No to Federal Funding for Women’s Program
AUSTIN — Texas officials have decided to phase out federal funding for the women’s health program through November after Washington said it was illegal to ban the participation of Planned Parenthood.
Fire Breaks Out at Texas Roadhouse in Tyler
A fire at the Texas Roadhouse restaurant in Tyler broke out in the kitchen area shortly after the restaurant closed last night. Smoke was seen coming from the roof of the restaurant when firefighters arrived around 11 p.m., but no flames were visible.
Tyler Teen Dies After Being Hit By Car While Riding His Bike
A 15-year-old Tyler student has died after being struck by a vehicle while riding his bike to school this morning, according to a police report.
Tyler Boy Dead in Accidental Shooting
An accidental shooting has a left a Tyler boy dead after he shot himself with his mother’s gun.
East Texas Man Accused of Beating Wife Faces New Charges
Joshua Neal Holden, 29, is now jailed on two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon with bonds totaling $200,000. Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office Investigators arrested Holden last month on similar charges after his wife and their small children were found hiding in the …
String of Armed Robberies in Tyler Could be Connected
Tyler Police believe at least two of three recent armed robberies of convenience stores may be connected.
Judge in Tyler Grants DNA Testing for Kerry Max Cook
A man twice sentenced to death — but later freed — over the 1977 rape and murder of a Tyler woman will get new DNA testing that he says will demonstrate his innocence.
Wood County Illegal Gambling Operations Busted
QUITMAN – The Sting operations conducted by the Wood County Sheriff’s Department took down three separate illegal gambling sites simultaneously.
East Texas Woman Dies in Easter Sunday RV Fire
A fire inside a recreational vehicle has claimed the life of a Quitman woman a day before her 48th birthday.