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Recent articles by Cory:

Body found in Brays Bayou during search for missing father

Ridge Cole went missing last week while he was in town getting his 13-month-old son a liver transplant at Texas Children's Hospital. → Read More

Beer can thrown at Sen. Ted Cruz during Astros World Series parade in downtown Houston

A man was arrested during the Astros World Series parade for throwing a beer can at Sen. Ted Cruz as he passed by on Smith Street, Houston police said. → Read More

8-year-old shot, killed by 10-year-old brother playing with shotgun, sheriff says

Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said a boy was playing with a shotgun when it went off and struck his sibling. → Read More

'I shot him' | Robert Solis guilty in HCSO Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal's murder

The jury took only 30 m inutes to find Robert Solis guilty of capital murder. He shot and killed HCSO Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal during a traffic stop in 2019. → Read More

He lost his mother and 2 sisters in a house fire, now the community is rallying behind him

An unimaginable tragedy has led to a community doing what it does best: providing support. → Read More

Ex-boyfriend of woman kidnapped, found dead in SUV arrested in Mexico

Pasadena police said Daniel Chacon left the country and was in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico. He's been returned to Texas where he faces kidnapping charges. → Read More

Who is Maira Gutierrez, the woman who was kidnapped and killed in SE Houston?

Pasadena police are searching for Daniel Chacon, who has an active arrest warrant for aggravated kidnapping and is a homicide suspect in Maira Gutierrez's death. → Read More

Judge denies bond for man charged with killing 4 members of Cypress family in 2014

Feng Lu is charged with capital murder for the execution-style shooting deaths of Maoye Sun, 50, Mei Xie, 49, and their 7- and 9-year-year-old sons. → Read More

Her 3 children died in a house fire during the winter freeze. Now, she's carrying on their mission

Jackie Pham lost her three children and her own mother in a fire during the winter freeze. → Read More

Deputy constable killed while getting food for family in Texas, authorities say

Authorities hope someone saw something and will come forward with information about a deadly shooting near Lake Houston. → Read More

$1M bonds for MS-13 gang members accused of killing woman, shooting accomplice during robbery

Prosecutors said Jordan Montavo and Carlos Romero chose Sandra Montes-De Escamilla at random, forced her into her trunk and shot her. → Read More

Houston-area teen sexually, physically assaulted by man in Baytown, police say

The Baytown Police Department said the teen was lured to a car in the Chambers County portion of the city and was sexually and physically assaulted by the suspect. → Read More

FBI: Active shooter cases nationwide more than doubled in 2021

The FBI defines an active shooter as one or more individuals actively engaged in killing or attempting to kill people in a populated area. → Read More

Mother, father arrested, charged, accused of beating 2-year-old boy to death

Rebecca Lynn Hart has been charged with capital murder and Eddie Escamia is charged with endangerment of a child with bodily injury. → Read More

Texas man with cane shot and killed by group of teens, police say

Houston police said the man tried to get the teens to leave him alone by swinging his cane at them, but as they were leaving, one of them turned around and shot him. → Read More

Child flown to hospital in critical condition after being shot in head at Texas home, HCSO says

Investigators said the child was taken to an area hospital via Life Flight in critical condition. No charges have been filed. → Read More

Time running out for Melissa Lucio; state board to make recommendation today

On Monday, the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles is expected to make its recommendation to Gov. Greg Abbott. → Read More

Innocent woman killed after being caught in crossfire of shooting in Houston's Third Ward, HPD says

Houston police said the woman was not involved in the shooting, instead, she was driving by on Milby Street near the Gulf Freeway when the shots rang out. → Read More

Man arrested, accused of killing his 80-year-old grandmother at her Cypress-area home

Chad Maydwell, 30, has been arrested and will be charged with capital murder in connection with the death of his 80-year-old grandmother, Juduth Maydwell. → Read More

Off-duty HCSO deputy shot, killed while trying to stop suspects from stealing catalytic converter, sheriff says

Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said an off-duty deputy was shot Thursday night at a grocery store parking lot off 1960 at Aldine Westfield. → Read More