Statewide News

Reward offered for Most Wanted fugitive gang member

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Antwain Alexander, 43, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive list, and a $7,500 cash reward is now offered for information leading to his capture.

Kaufman Co: Assistant DA killed at courthouse, search continues for shooter

East Texas authorities are on the look out for two people officials say were involved in a shooting at the Kaufman County courthouse on Thursday morning. The courthouse is on lockdown.

2.8 earthquake rattles parts of Shelby County

 According to the U.S. Geological Survey, a magnitude 2.8 earthquake struck just south of Timpson around 6:30 AM. The Shelby County Sheriff's Department says there have been no reports of any damage or injuries.

Police nab suspect in multiple vehicle break-ins

A Shreveport man suspected of breaking into several vehicles in a parking lot along the Red River has been arrested following a successful surveillance operation conducted by the Bossier City Police Department.

4.1 magnitude earthquake shakes deep East Texas

A 4.1 magnitude earthquake shakes the Timpson area early Friday morning. According to the U.S. Geological Survery, it happened around 1:19 a.m.

Another bill signed by Jindal ruled unconstitutional by Baton Rouge judge

A Baton Rouge judge has ruled Governor Bobby Jindal's 401 (k)-style retirement plan for state employees unconstitutional.

Most Wanted Sex Offender arrested in San Antonio

Gregg Michael Scott, 52, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested Tuesday in San Antonio by the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force.

Deputy kills woman who fired gun after fleeing from traffic stop

A 60-year-old woman was shot and killed by a deputy early this morning after she allegedly pulled out a gun and fired a shot.

AG Buddy Caldwell launches challenge for Louisiana youth

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell is pleased to launch an exciting new year for Louisiana’s high school students with the 19th Annual LifeSmarts Ultimate Consumer Challenge.

Arrest made in murder of mother, two daughters

A man has been arrested for allegedly murdering a mother and her two children. This is the first homicide investigation for the city of Lockport in roughly 40 years.