Crime

Shooter in custody following Uvalde school lockdown

Uvalde Memorial Hospital said 'several students' are in its emergency room

UVALDE, Texas (AP) - Police in Texas say a shooter who prompted a lockdown at an elementary school has been taken into custody. The Uvalde Police Department said the person was taken into custody shortly after 1 p.m. Tuesday The…

2 Houston residents arrested for Theft of Property in Victoria

Victoria Police Department officers located, returned stolen catalytic converter

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria Police Department arrested Calvin Coutee, 23, and Graylon Wilson, 18, of Houston, for the charge of Theft of Property. On Saturday, May 21, at 4:10 a.m., Victoria Police Department officers received a report that…

48-year-old man fatally shot on New York City subway train

The shooting suspect, who fled the train when it arrived at the Canal St. station, remains at large and no arrests have yet been made.

Originally Published: 22 MAY 22 14:08 ET Updated: 22 MAY 22 16:21 ET By Kiely Westhoff, Mark Morales and Laura Ly, CNN (CNN) -- A 48-year-old man has died after being shot in the chest inside a train on the…

Man stabbed Friday night near Queen City Park

Suspect arrested in stabbing

VICTORIA, Texas - Victoria Police say a 40-year-old man was stabbed in the shoulder area Friday around 9 p.m. near Queen City Park. Victoria Police responded to the area of 600 E. Warren Ave. A witness helped lead police to…

UPDATE: Goliad County deputies located smuggler's vehicle

Deputies continue to search for smuggler, undocumented immigrants

GOLIAD COUNTY, Texas - On Friday, the Goliad County Sheriff's Office deputies searched for undocumented immigrants on Highway 239 E., near Duke Ranch Rd. As of 9:52 a.m., GCSO has located the smuggler's abandoned truck on a ranch and…

Approximately 15 individuals escape, following vehicle pursuit

None of the individuals were located

WHARTON COUNTY, Texas - On Thursday, at approximately 1:15 a.m., members of the Wharton County Sheriff's Office Criminal Interdiction Unit and Patrol Division attempted a stop on a silver GMC Sierra pickup. Members stopped the vehicle for a traffic violation…

Two individuals arrested for Smuggling of Persons Tuesday night

Here are the details of the traffic stop

WHARTON COUNTY, Texas - On Tuesday, at approximately 11:58 p.m., a member of the Wharton County Sheriff's Office Criminal Interdiction Unit stopped a silver Chevrolet Traverse. The member stopped the vehicle for a traffic violation on US 59 N., near…

Edinburg woman arrested on Smuggling of Persons charge

A traffic stop led to the discovery of four individuals hidden inside vehicle

WHARTON COUNTY, Texas - On Tuesday, at approximately 1:30 p.m., a member of the Wharton County Sheriff's Office Criminal Interdiction Unit conducted a traffic stop. The official stopped a 2018 Dodge Journey for a traffic violation on U.S. 59, in the…

Police arrest suspect in Dallas Koreatown hair salon shooting

Here are the details of the arrest based on an arrest document

DALLAS, Texas - On Tuesday, Dallas Police arrested a suspect in the shooting at Hair World Salon in Dallas Koreatown. According to Dallas Police, officials had obtained an arrest warrant for Jeremy Theron Smith, 36, for the shooting at the…

President, First Lady arrive in Buffalo

The President, First Lady mourn victims of deadly mass shooting

Originally Published: 17 MAY 22 05:12 ET Updated: 17 MAY 22 09:52 ET By Maegan Vazquez, CNN (CNN) -- More than three years after announcing he was motivated to run for office to redeem "the soul of the nation" from…

Mass shooting at Buffalo supermarket was a racist hate crime, police say

Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph Gramaglia said Sunday the attack was a racist hate crime and will be prosecuted as such.

Originally Published: 15 MAY 22 05:25 ET Updated: 15 MAY 22 16:21 ET By Eric Levenson, Sarah Jorgensen, Polo Sandoval and Samantha Beech, CNN (CNN) -- The 18-year-old suspected of opening fire at a Buffalo supermarket Saturday told authorities he was targeting…

About 40 people gather for mass to remember 19 killed May 14, 2003

19th anniversary of deadliest human smuggling case in U.S. history

VICTORIA, Texas - Nineteen years ago at Fleming Prairie Rd. near U.S. 77, 19 undocumented immigrants died inside the back of a hot packed tractor-trailer. A teen and a 5-year-old boy were among the dead. They were locked inside…

Hallettsville police search for suspects involved in criminal mischief

Here are the details of the incident

HALLETTSVILLE, Texas - The Hallettsville Police Department has asked the community for assistance in identifying the suspect(s) responsible for a criminal mischief incident. The incident occurred early Saturday morning in the 500 block N, Dowling Street. The suspect(s) involved…

UPDATE: Ganado police located, identified suspect in hit-and-run

A hit-and-run took place Wednesday evening

GANADO, Texas - On Thursday, the Ganado Police Department located and positively identified the suspect involved in a hit-and-run that took place on Wednesday evening. On Wednesday, at approximately, 10 p.m., a hit-and-run took place in the 400 block of…

UPDATE: Suspect involved in hit-and-run arrested and charged

Here are the details of the accident that occurred on Wednesday

VICTORIA, Texas - Law enforcement arrest and charge the suspect involved in a hit-and-run on Wednesday. On Wednesday, at approximately 4:25 p.m., Victoria Police Department officers responded to a motor vehicle accident in the 800 block of E. Rio Grande…

Ganado police search for vehicle involved in hit-and-run

Here are the details on the accident

GANADO, Texas - On Wednesday, at approximately 10 p.m., a hit-and-run occurred in the 400 block of E. Devers Street of Ganado, Texas. The Ganado Police Department is searching for the vehicle involved. Officials believe the vehicle is a…

Woman in hospital after hit-and-run collision

A 40-year-old woman is sent to the hospital with non-life threatening-injuries.

VICTORIA, Texas - A hit-and-run occurred on Wednesday May 11, 2022 on Rio Grande St. in Victoria. Authorities on the scene say a 40-year-old woman was trying to make a left turn to Goodman St. with her scooter when she…

Lyrics from Young Thug's songs used as evidence in his gang indictment

Here is the latest information on the Grammy-winning rapper's case

Originally Published: 11 MAY 22 17:32 ET By Leah Asmelash, CNN (CNN) -- Grammy-winning rapper Young Thug's lyrics are being cited as evidence in a sweeping 56-count gang indictment, again raising a debate over whether lyrics are protected free speech.…