Cop opens fire at downtown Starbucks – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleA Houston police officer shot a robbery suspect Thursday morning outside a downtown coffee shop. The shooting happened about 9:25 a.m. outside the Starbucks at 1000 Dallas near Main,…

CPS taking custody of baby found in apartment trash – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleInvestigators later located and interviewed the newborn’s 16-year-old mother, who admitted putting the baby in the dumpster, said Houston Police Department spokesman Victor Senties. Police released few additional details…

HPD: Man fatally stabs girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend at SW Houston apartment – KHOU

KHOUHOUSTON – A man was fatally stabbed Saturday night after forcing his way into his ex-girlfriend’s southwest Houston apartment, according to Houston police. It happened at the Brookbend Apartments in…

HPD: Mother, daughter, family friend shot by angry ex-boyfriend in SE Houston – KHOU

KHOUHOUSTON—It is not the Sunday gathering the Johnson family had in mind as they waited to hear if their wounded relatives would be OK. Early Sunday morning, Brenda Johnson, her…

Man killed crossing SE Houston street – Houston Chronicle

Man killed crossing SE Houston streetHouston ChronicleThe 69-year-old man was crossing the street in the 6000 block of Telephone around 7:45 p.m. when he was hit by a GMC Sierra…

Texas executes Mexican despite opposition – Irish Times

Irish TimesRelatives of Mexican inmate Edgar Tamayo Arias walk in a procession in Miacatlan, Mexico. Edgar Tamayo Arias was executed by lethal injection in Texas, USA, on 22 January despite…

Officer-involved shooting leaves man dead in NW Houston – Houston Chronicle

Houston Chronicle… job at the location. Details about the fatal shooting were still sketchy later Thursday. As is standard in any officer-involved shooting, Houston police internal affairs detectives and the…

HPD officer fires at robbery suspect near nightclub – Houston Chronicle

HPD officer fires at robbery suspect near nightclubHouston ChronicleAn HPD officer fired his gun while arresting a robbery suspect early Sunday near a nightclub in west Houston. Around 12:30 a.m.,…