Statewide News

Police use pepper spray on Black Friday shoppers in Texas Walmart

Thanksgiving shoppers looking for some great bargains got more than they bargained for at one Texas Walmart. Police in Odessa began spraying pepper spray when a crowd of shoppers got out of control.

Sexually violent TX fugitive captured in Oklahoma

Robert Charles Grunsfeld, 51, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being captured Monday in Oklahoma.

Bar's liquor license suspended, facing legal action following fatal DWI accident

BEAUMONT (KBMT) -- The West Bar and Grill in Beaumont has had its liquor license suspended and is facing legal action. The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission cited the business for serving alcohol to a minor in February.

Jasper woman gets $75,000 settlement in police brutality case

Jasper woman who filed a civil rights lawsuit after she says she was beaten by Jasper police officers has won a $75,000 settlement according to her attorney.

DPS looking for sex offender that fled from a Dallas halfway house

A $3,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a sex offender who fled from a Dallas facility.

San Antonio officer charged in patrol car sex assault

San Antonio police want to know if it's happened before.

San Antonio officer charged in patrol car sex assault

San Antonio police want to know if it's happened before. They say Officer Jackie Len Neal pulled over a 19-year-old woman during a traffic stop last week, handcuffed her, placed her in the back seat of his patrol car and sexually assaulted her.

Women-led ticket highlights suburban voter efforts

State Sen. Leticia Van de Putte’s announcement on Saturday that she is running for lieutenant governor, adding a second woman to a ticket led by state Sen.

Deadly western storm extends to Texas; East Coast in its sights

 A deadly winter storm stretching from Southern California to Texas threatened to wreck Thanksgiving week travel plans all the way to the Atlantic.

A boy is in serious condition after being shot by his brother

A five-year-old boy is in serious condition in Dallas after being accidentally shot by his 13-year-old brother. Police say the two boys found the weapon in a house and started playing with it in the garage.