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    NEWS

    Texas Man Allegedly Executed Ex’s 9-Year-Old Daughter In ‘Senseless Act Of Domestic Violence': Officials

    A Texas man allegedly shot the 9-year-old daughter of his ex-girlfriend in the head, killing the child, police said. The suspect was free on bond during the incident.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Up-And-Coming Rapper 'Stunna Bam' Arrested In Connection To Fatal Shooting At Texas Gas Station

    An up-and-coming rapper is accused of fatally shooting a man outside a Houston gas station following a dispute, authorities said. He faces a murder charge.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    An 11-Year-Old Was Walking Home From School. Until A Marine Veteran Decided To Stab Him To Death.

    A U.S. Marine veteran is accused of stabbing a child to death as he walked home from school in Houston. The killer will now spend life in prison.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Texas Couple Charged With Murder After Severely Malnourished Girl, 8, Dies Weighing Just 29 Pounds, Police Say

    A Texas couple was accused of murder in connection to the death of an 8-year-old girl who weighed around 29 pounds when she died in December 2020, police say.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    MURDER & MAYHEM

    Victim Found Shot To Death In Car Parked His Driveway, Suspect Arrested

    A man was found shot to death in a car parking in his driveway in Houston, police said. A suspect has been arrested, but a motive hasn't been released.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Texas Teenager Accused Of Fatally Shooting Man Who Swung His Cane At Him During Altercation, Police Say

    A teenager with a group of kids that allegedly harassed a Houston man is accused of shooting him when the confrontation appeared to be ending, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    11-Year-Old Was Sleeping Peaceful In His Home. Until Gunmen Opened Fire, Killing The Child.

    A man in the Houston area was sentenced to decades in prison for the drive-by shooting of a child who was asleep in the home. A handgun and assault rifle were used.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Man Found Shot Dead And Left In Grass Along Houston Road. Months Later, Teen Accused Of Murder.

    A Houston teacher was arrested on a murder charge months after a fatal shooting, police said. Investigators have not released a possible motive.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Sheriff: 3 Men Charged With Murdering Off-Duty Houston Deputy Who Was Grocery Shopping With His Wife

    Three suspects have been arrested for killing an off-duty deputy in Houston after he caught them stealing a car part from his truck, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Two men were shot and killed in a car, Houston cops say. Nearly a year later, teen arrested in connection to the case.

    A teenager has been charged in connection to the fatal shooting of two victims in Houston, Texas, police said. Another suspect remains at large.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Teen shot dead in Houston and found by a person picking up trash, two suspects arrested

    A teenager was shot to death in Houston and found by a person picking up the trash, police said. Now, two suspects have been arrested in connection to the case.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    A U.S. Marine went to confront two people who broke into his Houston home. It cost him his life.

    Two suspects broke into a home in the Houston area and killed a U.S. Marine who confronted them. Now, one of the suspects will head to prison for murder.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Houston man accused of killing his girlfriend’s toddler daughter tried to frame victim’s older brother: Police

    A Houston man allegedly fatally beat his girlfriend’s daughter and then attempted to frame the baby’s 5-year-old brother for the murder, court documents claim.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Man hit woman with his car, then beat her with metal object, witnesses said. Then he allegedly confessed to the crime.

    A man has been charged with murder after witnesses said he hit a woman with his car then beat her, police said. The suspect allegedly confessed to the attack.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Houston man accused of killing his 63-year-old roommate in fire

    A man has been arrested after he allegedly set fire to his roommate's house in Houston, killing him. The victim was ready to evict the suspect, police noted.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    She pressed charges and got a court order against her estranged husband. Still, he killed her while out on bail.

    A man was sent to prison for the killing of his estranged wife and contractor in the Houston area. He was on bail for a previous domestic incident.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Child found 'fake sleeping' next to murdered mom in Houston, suspect arrested

    A woman was murdered at a Houston apartment and when police found the victim, her daughter was "fake sleeping" next to her. Authorities said they arrested a suspect.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Pennsylvania man arrested after he allegedly raped a 12-year-old child 'dozens of times'

    A Pennsylvania man has been arrested after he allegedly raped a 12-year-old child who he was living with "dozens of times," according to police. He has been charged with 15 counts of rape of a child.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Love triangle ends with boy, 17, allegedly shooting 16-year-old girlfriend 22 times after she learns he’s cheating

    A teenager is accused of luring his on-off girlfriend to a park and then allegedly shooting her 22 times, police said. The suspect has been charged with murder.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    ‘He Didn’t Deserve This’: Texas clothing store manager shot dead after he confronts 2 men about shoplifting

    Police are searching for two male suspects in connection to the fatal shooting of a Texas clothing store manager who confronted them about shoplifting.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Texas man accused of killing, dismembering missing Houston woman. Police still hunting for her remains.

    Houston Police accused Sean Preston of killing his ex-wife, though her body has not been found. Police fear Preston dismembered the missing woman's body.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Texas father surrenders to police after allegedly shooting his 5 children’s mother to death as they slept nearby

    A Texas father who is accused of fatally shooting the mother of his five children has surrendered to police, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Houston man shot two construction workers at a convenience store, killing one, cops say

    Two men were shot during a robbery in Houston, Texas, and one of them died. A suspect has been arrested and charged with murder and confessed.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Children lived in a Houston apartment with a deceased sibling for a year. But, how did nobody notice?

    In Houston, children were found living with the remains of a deceased sibling in an apartment. Two adults face charges in the case. Police described the horrific conditions.
    By Jean Campbell
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    NEWS

    3 abandoned children found living with skeletal remains of their brother in Texas apartment: Sheriff

    Authorities discovered three children abandoned and living with the skeletal remains of their younger sibling in a Houston, Texas, apartment.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Four teens used social media to lure a man to his death, police said

    Four teens were charged with luring a Texas man to an abandoned apartment, robbing him at gunpoint, and fatally shooting him, according to Houston police.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    ‘Sad and horrific’: Texas man allegedly murdered his elderly mother, stuffed dismembered body in crate

    Police officers conducting a wellbeing check at a Houston home discovered a woman’s dismembered body inside a crate in the garage. Her son is now accused of murder.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Houston man accused of murder of his 6-year-old stepdaughter died in a car wreck

    A Houston man has been charged with murder after his reckless driving allegedly caused the death of his 6-year-old step-daughter. Police say he was intoxicated during the crash.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Husband of Instagram influencer killed himself as police tried to raid house to arrest him on a murder warrant, cops say

    The husband of Instagram influencer Alexis Sharkey killed himself as police moved in to arrest him on a murder warrant. She was found dead in the Houston area..
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    'This should not happen to anybody': Woman robbed of purse, run over and killed at Houston McDonald's

    A man has been arrested after he allegedly stole a 71-year-old woman's purse, then hit her with his car while driving away from a McDonald's, Houston police said.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Three pedestrians dead after car fleeing police hits them. Teen driver now accused of murder.

    Three men were killed in a car crash in Houston. Cops say the suspect refused to pull over for a traffic stop, taking authorities in a car chase that resulted in the crash.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Man accused of killing his stepfather, setting house fire in Houston, cops say

    A man has been charged for allegedly shooting his stepfather in the head, then setting a house fire to cover it up, according to police. The suspect was already in jail on another murder charge.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Remains found of woman who disappeared while celebrating 21st birthday, murder suspect at large

    Police in Texas have issued a warrant for the arrest of a man they believe murdered a girl he met while she was out with friends celebrating her birthday.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    He stood by while another executed siblings during a robbery. Now, decades later, he is set to be released from prison.

    A man who was sentenced to prison for his role in the killing of two siblings in Houston was granted parole. He served 33 years in prison in connection to the murders.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Texas cops arrest 2 suspects accused of fatally shooting off-duty New Orleans police officer in botched robbery

    Two Texas men face a possible sentence of death or life without parole if convicted of the recent shooting death of an off-duty New Orleans cop.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    He was planning to leave his wife. Instead, she shot him in the back of the head.

    A woman in Texas was sentenced to 50 years in prison for fatally shooting her husband in the head. The victim had consulted a divorce attorney before being killed.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Man dead, his girlfriend fighting for her life after teenager allegedly set them both on fire

    A Texas teenager is on the run after she allegedly poured a flammable substance on a couple and set them on fire, authorities said. One person died.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Texas woman allegedly attempted to save mother’s life with CPR after she fatally stabbed her

    A Texas woman was arrested after she allegedly smashed a window, broke into her mother’s apartment and stabbed her to death with a butcher knife.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Police accuse woman of fatally shooting boy, 5, as he made TikTok videos with friends

    Police have announced the arrest of a suspect in last year’s shooting death of a 5-year-old boy in Texas. The victim was shot while making TikTok videos.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Grandma knew the teens were trying to rob her, so she ran. That is when they opened fire, cops say.

    Houston Police have two teenagers in custody for the fatal shooting of 62-year-old grandmother Elsa Mikeska as she headed into her gym for a workout.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Three years after woman found dead in a Houston apartment, her alleged killer is arrested

    A man has been arrested in connection to a murder case from three years ago in Houston. He has been accused of shooting and killing the woman, who he was dating.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Texas man turns himself in for deadly road rage shooting of teenager returning from baseball ball game, cops say

    A Texas man has surrendered to authorities in connection to the road rage killing of a teenager returning home with his family from an Astros game, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Texan claims she fatally shot homeless woman who attacked her. Surveillance video allegedly shows otherwise

    A woman who claimed self-defense after fatally shooting a homeless person is now accused of murder after allegedly lying about what happened.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Armed Houston man carjacked an ambulance with injured teen inside, cops say

    Police said a Houston man opened fire, carjacked an ambulance at gunpoint with an EMT and an injured teenage girl still inside. His bond was set at more than $1.5 million.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Teenager beats his uncle to death outside Texas nightclub, authorities say

    A teenager is accused of fatally assaulting his uncle in a fight outside a Texas nightclub after an evening out, authorities said. The suspect was charged with murder.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Houston home invasion leads to murder, one suspect was out on multiple bonds, police say

    A Houston home invasion led to the death of a 29-year-old man. Police say one of the suspects was out on seven felony bonds at the time of the alleged murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    6-year-old girl and parents shot dead, 10-year-old faked death to escape

    A Houston girl and her parents were shot to death, while another child faked her death to survive, according to a report. The suspect has been charged with murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Gang members pimped out runaway girl in Houston, Texas, feds claim

    Four gang members in Houston, Texas, were federally charged with human trafficking. Federal prosecutors say the suspects forced runaway girls to have sex.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    COLD CASES

    Houston man charged in connection to decade-old cold case killing of an 85-year-old

    Michael Anthony Cuellar was charged with murder for allegedly assaulting an 85-year-old man during a robbery in 2011. Police announced the cold-case arrest this week.
    By Mack Bush
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