Janel Forte, KHOU

Janel Forte


Gulfport, MS, United States

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Recent articles by Janel:

Conroe company sending Grumman Albatross to fly supplies to the Bahamas

Seaplane Crossings have what’s called a Grumman Albatross. Essentially. it’s a flying boat with capabilities to land both in the water and on land. → Read More

Smash-and-grab caught on camera moments before clerk opens fire

The whole incident was caught on surveillance video from outside the front of the store. → Read More

Firefighters battled heat, flames from mulch fire in E. Houston

Firefighters not only had to battle temperatures but also had to improvise to get water to the engines working to knock the fire down. → Read More

Police hope surveillance video will help ID man who caused panic at Memorial City Mall

Investigators say a masked man jumped on a table and threatened to kill himself, causing panic inside the mall. The resulting chaos led to two people getting hurt. → Read More

Two fatal shootings connected in Channelview area, sheriff says

Sheriff says one man was found dead inside a home while another was found nearby in the middle of the street. → Read More

Watch: Maleah Davis's mother guarded by constables outside courtroom

Bystanders wore t-shirts with printed photos of Maleah Davis. They openly criticized the girl's mother as they waited to go in the courtroom. → Read More

Would-be robber shot and killed in north Harris County

Deputies believe a second suspect may have also been involved in the attempted robber. → Read More

Man wounded by stray bullet during road rage shooting in Montrose

Police said the victim wasn't even part of the road rage dispute but was struck when one of the bullets pierced his vehicle. → Read More

Mother charged in 10-week-old's brutal death appears before judge

Katherine White is charged with injury to child by omission while Jason Robin, the child’s father, is charged with murder. → Read More

14-year-old shot during sell of iPhone in west Harris County, deputies say

Deputies say the teen victim and his two adult friends, a man and a woman, showed up to the location to sell an iPhone to someone he met on Instagram. → Read More

Father, children held hostage during Heights home invasion, police say

Houston police say three men forced their way into the home and held the father and his two children at gun point. → Read More

Driver slams into HPD patrol car after running red light

The video shows the exact moment a man collides with that officer at the intersection of Hillcroft and the Southwest Freeway feeder. → Read More

Taxi driver shot by fare during argument over change given, police say

Police are talking to the taxi driver, who was shot in the leg, on getting a description of the alleged shooter. → Read More

New scheme uses law enforcement phone numbers to extort money

The scheme starts with a game of words, a quick message on Facebook Messenger or words with friends. → Read More

Suspect threatens to shoot off-duty Harris County deputy, HCSO says

The Harris County Sheriff's Office says they are not releasing a name or description but say they are certain they know exactly who they are looking for. → Read More

'Justice for Maleah' | Crowd shouts at missing girl's mother after courtroom hearing

Supporters of the missing Maleah made their presence known as the girl’s mother, Britney Bowens, left the courtroom with activist Quannel X. → Read More

Man fatally struck by SUV after getting out of car on I-45 during argument, HPD says

Houston police shut down the freeway's southbound lanes in downtown at the Pierce Elevated early Friday morning. → Read More

Man caught in the middle of gunfire shot in the hand, police say

Investigators say several suspects opened fire, but it is not clear if they were shooting at each other or something else. → Read More

WATCH LIVE: Investigation continues into deadly KMCO plant explosion in Crosby

On Wednesday morning, there are 26 different agencies on site trying to figure out what went wrong. → Read More

Pizza delivery driver shot, killed outside N. Harris County apartments

Deputies say the pizza delivery guy dropped off the pizza at one of the apartments and was walking back to his car when he was gunned down. → Read More