Crime

Ex-city council member in Texas pleads guilty to $470K theft

A former elected official in Southeast Texas must serve 10 years of deferred probation and repay more than $470,000 after pleading guilty to stealing from a construction company where he worked. The Galveston County Daily News reports Thomas Carl Clark…

San Antonio man gets 12 years for fatal shooting of son

Prosecutors say a San Antonio man has been sentenced to the maximum 12 years in prison for the reckless fatal shooting of his teenage son after the father used drugs and drank alcohol. Andres Delgado III was sentenced Friday in…

Houston-area ex-priest indicted on child sex abuse charges

A former Houston-area Roman Catholic priest has been indicted on child indecency charges arising from child sex abuse allegations. A Montgomery County grand jury indicted Manuel La Rosa-Lopez on two of four counts that had led to his Sept. 1…