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Miya Shay

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Houston, TX, United States

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Recent articles by Miya:

Violent crime in Houston area in focus during US Attorney's 'significant event'

The office of acting U.S. Attorney Jennifer Lowery is hosting a "significant event" Thursday that includes leaders from Houston police, FBI, and ATF. → Read More

"I had no idea it was my car:" Owner of car in deadly crash didn't realize his vehicle was involved

As the families of the three men killed in a horrific crash plan their funerals, the owner of the car in the crash is speaking out for the first time. → Read More

Golf club used to kill man whose body was found in southwest Houston, authorities say

A 43-year-old man is now charged with murder after the victim's body was found at a southwest Houston park located not too far from a golf course. → Read More

Video shows Houston women assault New York City restaurant hostess over COVID-19 vaccine requirement

Video shows a New York City hostess being assaulted, allegedly by three Houston women, after asking them to show proof of COVID vaccination. → Read More

Former Houston Dash goalie helps Afghan women's soccer team escape Kabul

Former Houston Dash goalie Haley Carter speaks on her role in the evacuation of all senior members of the Afghanistan Women's National Soccer team. → Read More

Couple gravely burned, others lose everything in Pasadena apartment fire

A massive fire that began inside a unit of a Pasadena apartment complex has left one couple gravely injured and dozens of residents homeless. → Read More

Houston police giving update nearly a week after New Orleans Det. Everett Briscoe's murder

Houston police, Mayor Sylvester Turner and Harris Co. DA Kim Ogg are slated to give an update in New Orleans Det. Everett Briscoe's murder. → Read More

Man's home may have been burglarized before his body was found, HPD says

Police have identified the victim found with blunt head trauma in his southwest Houston apartment as a 64-year-old. → Read More

Murder charge dismissed against HPD officer in botched Harding Street raid

The charge was dropped as there are questions about the conduct of a former prosecutor who handled the case, according to the DA's office. → Read More

The Breakfast Klub food truck catches fire at council member's birthday fundraiser

A catering truck run by popular Houston restaurant The Breakfast Klub went up in flames Tuesday night at a city council member's birthday fundraiser. → Read More

HPD searching for driver who fled after hitting girl outside gender reveal party in SE Houston

Houston Police are looking for the driver on the loose after hitting a child in southeast Houston. → Read More

Driver crashes into N. Houston light pole after shooting

The victim is at least the sixth person this week who was shot while driving. → Read More

Samuel Olson death: Weapon that killed 5-year-old may have been found, prosecutor says

The roommate of a woman accused of trying to hide the lifeless body of her boyfriend's 5-year-old son now faces a charge in the high-profile case. → Read More

Cannonball find unearths forgotten history in downtown Houston

A day after an 80-pound cannonball was found by construction workers, there is now a renewed interest in the history of downtown Houston. → Read More

80-pound cannonball found in downtown Houston could date back to Civil War era

We know Houston has a lot of history! On Thursday, construction workers in downtown Houston accidentally hit what was identified as an 80-pound cannonball. But how far back does it date? A professor believes it could go back to the Civil War era. → Read More

No rolling blackouts early in ERCOT's power alert, but they're still possible

With temperatures expected to reach near-record highs again Tuesday, the state of Texas is in a power struggle. The Electric Reliability Council of Texas, aka ERCOT, says not enough power is being generated to keep up with demand. → Read More

Off-duty deputy shoots and kills man armed with knife outside Needville venue, investigators say

A 24-year-old suspect armed with a knife was shot and killed by an off-duty Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office deputy after a disturbance at Knights of Columbus Hall in Needville, investigators say. → Read More

Newborn found dead inside porta-potty in east Harris County, sheriff says

An investigation is underway in east Harris County where the body of a newborn baby was reportedly found inside a porta-potty Thursday. → Read More

Police looking for person of interest in connection with man's body found in tarp at SW Houston home

Police are looking for person of interest 41-year-old Vannoy Jimenez after a man's body was found wrapped in a tarp at a home at 16502 Quail Prairie Drive at about 1:40 a.m. Monday. → Read More

New details suggest murder suspect doesn't really own tiger

The big cat caper continues to grow, as the tiger seen wandering a West Houston neighborhood Sunday remains missing. But now, new details suggest the man in custody is not the actual owner. → Read More