The Houston Police Department is investigating the assault of a man found at 2300 Travis at approximately 4:55 a.m. today. The victim, 50, suffered severe head trauma and was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital in critical condition. According to HPD Homicide Division Sergeant R. Olive and Detectives S. Sylvester and T. Ferguson, the victim ..
Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the death of a woman found at 1919 Runnels No. 57 about 9 a.m. on April 2. The suspect, Jacob Isaac Robertson, 23, is charged with capital murder in the 248th State District Court. He was arrested in St. Helena Parish, Louisiana, on April 3 and ..
The Houston Police Department is investigating a fatal traffic accident at 7600 Main about 12:30 a.m. on Saturday. The male victim, 29, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead on Sunday. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences. HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant J. ..
At approximately 2:51 p.m. Tuesday, April 7, a person was assaulted and robbed on the Metrorail Platform of the One Main Bridge at the University of Houston- Downtown campus, according to school police. The victim described the suspect to police as a black male of medium build, in his 20’s,Uand between 5’8” – 5’10” feet ..
The Houston Police Department is investigating the stabbing of a man at 2121 Main about 6:50 p.m. on Tuesday. The victim, Bennie Finister, 49, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital in critical condition with stab wounds to his lower abdomen. “Mr. Finister and a black male suspect, known only as ‘Atlanta,’ began arguing at ..
Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a male found at 4400 Memorial Drive about noon on Sunday. The identity of the male, age unknown, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences. “A group of people canoeing in Buffalo Bayou at the above address saw a possible body ..
A female inmate who walked out of the front door of the Harris County jail this morning is back in custody after evading police for a few hours, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office. Tammy Ann Smith, 50, was being held on misdemeanor theft charges originating in Liberty County, and was waiting to be ..
The Harris County Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s help in locating a female inmate who walked out of the Harris County Jail’s Inmate Processing Center in downtown Houston around 7 a.m. this morning. Tammy Ann Smith, 50, is a white female, standing 5’5″ tall, weighing approximately 124 lbs., with brown eyes and black hair. Smith was being ..
The investigation into a man found deceased in the 900 block of Bagby about 9:15 a.m. on Tuesday is pending autopsy results by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences. The identity of the man, 50, is pending notification to family members, according to the Houston Police Department. “HPD officers responded to a report ..
Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 1200 Smith about 7:15 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 15. The victim, Erik Kraynek, 27, was pronounced dead at the scene. “Kraynek checked into the hotel at the above address by himself,” HPD Homicide Division Officers R. Klementich and T. Colbert reported. “A preliminary investigation ..