Brett Buffington, KHOU

Brett Buffington


Houston, TX, United States

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Recent articles by Brett:

4 arrested in crime ring targeting elderly women around The Woodlands

Four women have been arrested, accused of woman-on-woman crime, typically targeting the elderly. → Read More

Boy Scout first with first aid at rollover crash in NW Harris County

Joesph Danap didn't know the people in the SUV, but he knew he had the training to help out. → Read More

Norovirus 'outbreak' linked to event at Lake Charles casino, state health officials confirm

A contagious stomach bug known as norovirus has health officials in Louisiana concerned. → Read More

Driver injured after crashing off Beltway, into apartment building

According to constable deputies, the driver crashed on the Beltway, crossed the feeder road, rammed a fence and slammed into an apartment building. → Read More

Thousands of grackles take over parking lots across Houston

They aren't an uncommon sight - or sound - across southeast Texas, but this video is incredible. → Read More

Suspect in 13 robberies caught after holding up taco stand

Deputies said the arrest was a joint effort between Harris County deputies and Houston Police → Read More

Driver takes off after hitting person on FM 1960

The victim has been taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries. The crash happened near the Willowbrook Mall. → Read More

Houston attorney arrested, charged after deadly crash

The sheriff's office arrested the man accused of driving drunk, hitting, and killing a man near Stafford, Monday night. → Read More

Southeast Texas moms delivering food, snacks to recovering Imelda victims

If you're interested in helping them out, you can do so through PayPal. → Read More

Woman's body found in canal in Jefferson County

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office said her death is not storm related. → Read More

Houstonian Heros rescue drivers, kids stranded on the North Freeway

The group spotted a ladder on a passing pick, flagged down the driver, then climbed down to help. → Read More

5-Alarm fire damages historic newspaper in Wharton

The Wharton Journal-Spectator and a nearby law office were both badly damaged by the flames. → Read More

Austin High School football player taken to hospital after suffering neck injury

The 911 caller told dispatchers that the teenage student athlete couldn't feel his legs. → Read More

Austin High School football player taken to hospital after suffering neck injury

The 911 caller told dispatchers the teenage student athlete couldn't feel his legs. → Read More

Man fatally shot in chest at southeast Houston home

HPD says the man was shot in the chest and died at the scene. Officers have detained the suspected shooter → Read More

Tomball High School student passes out after puffing vape pen

The school district said it happened during an after-school activity at Tomball High School. → Read More

HPD: Chief pulls over street racing driver while driving home

Chief Acevedo said the two cars were going more than 100 miles per hour on the Katy Freeway → Read More

4 hurt in head-on crash on TC Jester Blvd

Police believe alcohol may been a factor in the violent wreck. → Read More

Man with 3 prior DWI convictions charged with murder in fatal drunken driving crash, police say

The victim was outside of his car changing a tire on the South Loop when 60-year-old John Vasquez slammed into the stopped car, police say. → Read More

Suspected drunk driver charged in deadly crash on 610 had three prior DWI arrests

Police say an innocent driver was killed on the 610 South Loop late Tuesday. → Read More