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Man escapes from Houston jail booking

A man who fled authorities while being processed in the Harris County Jail was recaptured in nearby Buffalo Bayou. Alberto Lucio, 33, was arrested on a warrant for a theft charge Monday. He allegedly stole an arcade game from southwest Houston. While being processed, Lucio was able to escape. He ran a few blocks and [...]

By |2019-10-22T15:18:57+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Houston News|Comments Off on Man escapes from Houston jail booking

Large plume of smoke over La Porte

A large plume of smoke over La Porte appeared around 9 a.m. Monday. According to officials at Total Petrochemicals facility, the plume of smoke is the result of a flare at the plant. Residents and workers east of Houston reported the large plume. Here is the official statement that was released to the public: Total [...]

By |2019-10-15T16:09:21+00:00October 15th, 2019|La Porte News|Comments Off on Large plume of smoke over La Porte

Newborn baby dropped off at Houston fire station

A baby girl was dropped off at a southwest Houston fire station earlier today. She was only a few hours old when a woman dropped her off at the station. The firefighters at Station 21 accepted the baby without question because of the Safe Haven law. Under the law, parents are legally allowed to drop [...]

By |2019-10-08T15:05:29+00:00October 8th, 2019|Houston News|Comments Off on Newborn baby dropped off at Houston fire station

Man dies in La Porte hit and run

A pedestrian is dead after being struck by a vehicle while crossing a highway in La Porte. The man was reportedly attempting to cross Highway 146 at Main Street in La Porte when a vehicle struck him around 1 a.m. Monday. The pedestrian died at the scene. The suspect in the hit and run reportedly [...]

By |2019-10-01T14:10:43+00:00October 1st, 2019|La Porte News|Comments Off on Man dies in La Porte hit and run

La Porte High School student arrested for gun threat

A La Porte High School student who was suspended for making a gun threat against the school is now facing felony charges. On Monday evening, the Harris County District Attorney's Office that the student was arrested on the charge of making a terroristic threat. Over the weekend the student posted a gun threat on social [...]

By |2019-09-24T13:55:43+00:00September 24th, 2019|La Porte News|Comments Off on La Porte High School student arrested for gun threat

Armed trio targeting Pasadena convenience stores

Pasadena police are searching for three suspects who are targeting convenience stores in the Pasadena area. According to police, the trio is made up of two men and one woman. The trio is armed, and according to police, their crimes are escalating. So far, the group has hit Ark Food Store in the 2000 block [...]

By |2019-09-17T13:40:11+00:00September 17th, 2019|Armed Robbery|Comments Off on Armed trio targeting Pasadena convenience stores

Multiple people injured in southeast Houston police chase

According to Pasadena police, an HPD officer was working a second job when he was notified that an intoxicated woman was trying to drive away. The officer followed the woman in his own vehicle and then was joined by other police officers. The police chase began in southeast Houston and ended in Pasadena. The suspect [...]

By |2019-09-10T14:17:13+00:00September 10th, 2019|Pasadena Texas News|Comments Off on Multiple people injured in southeast Houston police chase