Matthew Seedorff, FOX26Houston

Matthew Seedorff


Houston, TX, United States

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Recent articles by Matthew:

Fishing with Houston area man who caught 300lb alligator gar

Conservationist and YouTube sensation, Peyton Moore, is proving there are big fish lurking in Houston waterways. → Read More

ERCOT confident Texans will have power throughout a hot summer

On Tuesday, leaders in charge of the Texas power grid addressed concerns ahead of what could be a hot summer. → Read More

Roommate accused of robbing, kidnapping Houston man at gunpoint

The incident took place at a home of Eado Place Circle on Mother’s Day evening. According to Justin Iwuji, the suspect is a man who had been renting a room at his home for more than a year. → Read More

Houston's famous missing tiger, India, growing at Texas shelter

Houston’s famous tiger, India, continues to progress after being recovered by police last year. The roughly 1-year-and-a-half-old big cat has grown from roughly 130 pounds to 250. → Read More

Inflation driving up fuel, food prices, impacting Houston Food Bank

According to some estimations, food costs have increased by roughly 10% compared to last year. → Read More

Teen cyclist's jaw broken after allegedly being punched riding through Midtown

Graphic images taken from a hospital room show the damage done to Damarion Ziegler’s jaw. According to the teen, the alleged attack was unprovoked. → Read More

Small airplane crashes near Hobby Airport, Dobie High School; no injuries reported

Passengers aboard a small plane experienced a close call after crashing Friday afternoon behind a couple of homes in Houston's Hobby area. → Read More

Police looking for man responsible for driving into NW Houston home, running away

Dramatic home surveillance video shows an SUV launching into the home in Northwest Houston. The video shows the car jumping a curb, sparks flying, and crashing into the house. → Read More

Record breaking heat wave possible Mother's Day weekend, ERCOT urging power plants to prepare

ERCOT is alerting Texas power plants to get ready for emergency conditions this Mother’s Day weekend. → Read More

Amputee athlete completing 102nd marathon in 102 consecutive days

An amputee ran more than 100 marathons in just as many days, but she’s not done yet. The world record is set to be broken Thursday. → Read More

Houston attorney files discrimination lawsuit against club on Washington Avenue

According to Powells, Sugar Room along Washington Avenue, wouldn’t let him into their club in September 2021. → Read More

Pedrie Wannenburg: Loved ones reeling after elite rugby player killed in crash

FOX 26's Matthew Seedorff spoke with close friends of Pedrie Wannenburg. The 41-year-old was killed Friday after a car crash. A 16-year-old driver has been arrested and charged with murder. → Read More

Venomous blue dragons washing on shore along Texas beaches

The unusual-looking creatures can be identified by wing-like fins and bizarre blue markings. Venomous sea slugs have recently been spotted along beaches on North Padre and Mustang Islands. → Read More

Houston police investigating possible sexual assault at popular Houston park

Houston police are actively investigating sexual assault allegations made at one of Houston’s most popular parks. → Read More

Galveston NICU nurse shot, killed on Gulf Freeway over weekend

The family of a Galveston woman is desperate for answers after a deadly shooting over the weekend. → Read More

Houston-area family trying to adopt orphan teens in Ukraine

Prior to the war, both Denys and Anastasia visited the Pierson family in Texas. The Pierson family says they’ve all grown very close. → Read More

Ukrainian mother, daughter arrive to Houston for refuge, husband and son remain in Ukraine

A Ukrainian family is now taking refuge in Houston after leaving their home in Kyiv about two weeks ago. → Read More

Marijuana legalization bill expected to reach US House next week

According to reports, the hearing is expected to take place Monday. Then, the lawmakers could vote on the issue as early as next week. → Read More

Houston-area firefighters continue battling massive wildfires across Texas

Firefighters in Texas continue to battle several wildfires across the state. As of Tuesday, the state’s largest wildfire was the Eastland Complex Fire, located west of Dallas. → Read More

More than 100 homicides reported so far in 2022 within Houston city limits

Through March 16, there had been 103 homicides within Houston city limits. In comparison, there had been 91 through the same day last year. → Read More