Crime

Former Spur ISD coach sentenced 10 years on lesser charge after plea deal

A now former Spur ISD coach who was arrested by the Texas Rangers in May 2017 on charges of sexual assault of a child, has been sentenced after pleading guilty to one count of attempted transfer of obscene material to a minor. He was sentenced to 10 years in prison and three years probation after hi

  CEFCO robbery suspect arrested, faces multiple charges

Court papers accuse man of conspiring to distribute more than 500 grams of meth

Clovis man found guilty of Criminal Sexual Penetration and Kidnapping

Card-skimming suspects arrested by Amarillo police

Amarillo police seeking suspect in early morning armed robbery

Convicted sex offender wanted for failure to register in Potter County

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  Amarillo police investigating after 8 card skimmers found at gas station

Court documents: Texas man said he was going to ‘kill my wife’s new boy toy’ before stabbing at apartment

Potter Co. Sheriff: Scammers posing as deputies, demanding money

Houston mother accused of drowning, decapitating 5-year-old son

Family of Levelland woman found murdered in Abilene seeking answers

Woman fatally stabbed after giving money to apparent young mother in need

  Convicted murderer escapes from jail in Oklahoma

Authorities say Patrick Walker was able to do it by assuming another person’s identity. Also known as Notty Walker, the inmate and fugitive is on the run after he escaped from the Payne County, OK, Jail on Thursday.

Sunray police officer appears in court for charges related to New York double homicide

A Sunray police officer accused of conspiracy in connection to the double-homicide of a couple in Sodus, New York appeared in court today.

Warrant: Body found at abandoned house was homeless person, suspects arrested

Police say two people have been arrested and charged with the murder of the unidentified person found in the backyard of an abandoned home on Nov. 28.

Officials find more than 500 pounds of THC concentrate in Carson County drug bust

A man is facing federal drug charges after a traffic stop led to the discovery of marijuana-based oil, according to federal court documents.

  Amarillo police seeking suspect in attempted bank robbery

Police: Woman picked up knives off MO store shelf, fatally stabbed stranger

Amarillo murder suspect arrested in Odessa following kidnapping call

Deaf Smith County Crime Stoppers searching for fugitive

17 arrested for prostitution in Amarillo

Man arrested after $100,000 worth of stolen property found

  Former Sunray police chief and wife appear in court for Sodus, NY double homicide charges

Former Sunray police chief Timothy Dean and his wife, Charlene Childers, appeared in court today for charges related to the double homicide of a Sodus, New York couple.

Police: Accused serial killer Samuel Little has no ties to unsolved homicides in Lubbock

A 78-year-old man convicted of murdering three women in California and charged with killing an Odessa woman has ties to Lubbock. However, Lubbock Police say he is not connected to any of the unsolved homicides in Lubbock.

Gang member arrested for burglary in Hall County

A confirmed gang member has been arrested after burglarizing a home in Hall County on Tuesday.

Video gamer arrested after fellow online player says he overheard alleged rape

A 16-year-old boy told authorities he overheard a man, with whom he was playing “Grand Theft Auto” online, assault a teenage girl during a break in gameplay.

Man accused of killing neighbor’s caged dog for attacking his own dog

The suspect said the neighbor’s pit bull escaped and bit his Chihuahua, causing it severe injuries and an $8,000 bill from the veterinarian.

Father of children killed in house fire indicted by a grand jury

Three weeks after a fire killed four children at a home near Wolfforth, the father of three of the children has been indicted by a Lubbock County grand jury on four counts of abandoning/endangering child criminal neglect.

Caught on camera: ‘Inchworm bandits’ crawl across floor to rob Houston restaurant

The three suspects stole $450 in tip money for servers who worked shifts over the weekend.

Body found in Austin lake confirmed to be missing Tech grad

The Austin Police Department has confirmed the body found at Lady Bird Lake on Monday is that of 25-year-old Martin Gutierrez, a Texas Tech grad.

Hutchinson County Sheriff’s Office warning residents about multiple phone scams

If you receive a call do not give out any personal information including social security numbers, birthdates, driver’s licenses, and other forms of ID.

Almost 6,000 pounds of drugs discovered during Texas DPS traffic stop

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) seized more than 3,400 pounds of marijuana and more than 2,400 pounds of THC products after a Texas Highway Patrol Trooper stopped a vehicle in Donley County on Tuesday, Nov. 20.

Suspect used dating app to help kidnap, sexually assault woman, prosecutors say

The 19-year-old victim says a man she met on the dating app Tagged took her to an apartment, where she was sexually assaulted by multiple men for five hours.

Police say human remains found Nov. 16 are Zoe Campos

Five years after 18-year-old Zoe Campos went missing, police found human remains and are saying they’re connected to Zoe’s case. Officials have scheduled a news conference at 3:15 p.m.

Amarillo police seeking location of fraud, forgery suspect

A woman is being sought by Amarillo police after amassing warrants in three different Texas counties.

Texas DPS, other agencies increasing enforcement during holiday

The Texas Department of Public Safety is partnering with local law enforcement agencies to ensure the rules of the road are followed during the Thanksgiving holiday.

Texas DPS offices closed for Thanksgiving

Those with business to take care of with the Texas Department of Public Safety should do so before Thanksgiving this week.

Officials: Man caught fire trying to siphon gas from U-Haul truck

Investigators are working to identify and locate the suspect.

Officials warn against increased auto burglaries during holidays

According to a news release, the season is marked by increased criminal activity.

Girl, 6, allegedly kills 1-year-old brother after being left alone with him in car

The father allegedly found his son with a seat belt wrapped around his neck, and an autopsy ruled the death a homicide by strangulation.

Clovis High School on lockdown Monday afternoon, student in custody

Clovis High School in lockdown Monday afternoon, student in custody

Former Coronado teacher signs plea agreement in federal case

Scott Riley Hall, the former Coronado High School teacher charged in federal court for enticement of a minor has agreed to a plea deal in that case.

Sunray police officer arraigned on charge related to Sodus double-homicide

A Sunray police officer charged with conspiracy in connection to a double homicide in Sodus, New York has been arraigned.

Warrant shows Zoe Campos murder suspect choked, killed her in his house

A search warrant shows that Carlos Rodriquez, the 25-year-old Lubbock man who is suspected of murdering 18-year-old Zoe Campos in November of 2013, admitted to murdering Campos and burying her body in his backyard.

Man arrested after allegedly offering to pay family for sex with son

Police say the suspect admitted to the incident and told officers he was under the influence of drugs at the time.

Florida man tried to steal vending machine from apartment complex, police say

Police believe the suspect was trying to steal money, as the machine was found with damage to its money slot.

Multiple law enforcement agencies are investigating possible illegal gaming in Pampa

The Pampa Police, Gray County Sheriff, and Texas Department of Public Safety, are conducting a joint investigation into possible gambling in Pampa.

Charges pending after APD compliance check at Amarillo bars

Charges pending after APD compliance check at Amarillo bars

Convicted serial killer from Lorain, OH confesses to killing more than 90 people

A Lorain, Ohio man convicted of three murders has confessed he was involved in roughly 90 killings over 50 years, the Associated Press reports.

Clovis man convicted of sexually assaulting ex-wife

A Curry County jury has convicted a Clovis man of criminal sexual penetration, a case which had ended in a mistrial earlier this year.

Clovis man convicted of 6th DWI

A Clovis man faces more than three years in prison after he was convicted of his 6th DWI.

Man in police custody providing information in Zoe Campos investigation

Nine days after a break in the missing person’s case of Zoe Campos, a man in police custody was being escorted around a house by police on Friday, Nov. 16. Officials say the man is providing information to police directly related to the search for the remains of Zoe Campos.

Lubbock man sentenced to 35 years for ‘slashing’ girlfriend with box cutter, biting off a ‘chunk of flesh’

A district judge sentenced 38-year-old Jesus Bocanegra on Friday to 35 years in prison for aggravated assault - domestic violence after a Lubbock County jury found him guilty.

Zoe Campos Investigation: Search warrant issued for house after bone was found in backyard

A search warrant was served on Thursday, November 15 to search the inside of a house in the 1900 block of 70th Street. The search warrant says investigators are searching for blood evidence, trace evidence and human remains.

Serial Killer that confessed to 90 murders has ties to Lubbock

A man convicted of murdering three women in California and charged with killing an Odessa woman has ties to Lubbock.

Florida man accused of poisoning co-worker’s drink with bodily fluid

The charges stem from multiple incidents where the man was caught on camera allegedly putting a white bodily fluid into his co-worker's water mug.

Woman charged with animal cruelty after 44 dead dogs found in freezer

The rescued dogs were treated by animal shelter workers and taken to regional shelters for fostering or adoption.

Clovis SWAT Team activated, man arrested after potential hostage situation

A man in Clovis has been arrested after officers say he was holding a woman hostage, activating the Clovis Police Department SWAT Team.

Randall County officials searching for wanted man

Randall County officials are searching for a man wanted for felony probation violation.

Clovis man arrested after officials say he sent inappropriate messages to a child

A Clovis man has been arrested after Curry County officials say they caught him sending inappropriate messages, explicit photos and videos of himself to a child.

  Nathaniel Jouett appears in court for decision on amenability hearing

Nathaniel Jouett, the 17-year-old accused of opening fire at the Clovis-Carver Public Library, killing two and wounding four others, appeared in court today.

Happy State Bank robber sentenced

Eddie Estuardo Galindo-Mendez, age 44, a Guatemalan citizen, pleaded guilty in July 2018 to bank robbery through the threatened use of a pipe bomb.

Shooting in Amarillo leaves 1 dead, 1 arrested

A man is behind bars after a shooting on Sunday night left another man dead.

1 man in custody after late night homicide in north Amarillo

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the APD Special Crimes Unit at 378-9468.

Acting Sunray Chief of Police arrested and charged

The Moore County Sheriff’s Office said Sunray’s acting chief of police is now facing charges in connection to the double homicide in Sodus, New York.

17-year-old arrested for Clovis burglaries

Detectives of the Clovis Police Department arrested a 17-year-old boy for allegedly burglarizing multiple businesses in Clovis.

Clovis police arrest man accused of shooting, leading police on chase

A man has been arrested in Clovis after police say he shot a man in the neck.

Owner of Seaboard Foods pork processing plant to pay $1 million for hiring unauthorized workers

The federal government has announced the owner of the Seaboard Foods pork processing plant in Guymon, Oklahoma has agreed to pay a $1 million civil settlement.

Clovis man sentenced for criminal sexual contact of a minor

A Clovis man will spend nine years in prison for criminal sexual contact of a minor.

Man charged after 4 children die in house fire

Emergency officials at the scene of a Wednesday night mobile home fire confirm four children were killed. And now, the father of three of the children has been charged in connection with their deaths.

Man arrested after allegedly trying to take over school bus, drive off with 41 kids

The suspect was arrested and could face several attempted kidnapping charges.

Professional fisherman’s new truck and boat stolen in Amarillo

Professional fisherman’s new truck and boat stolen in Amarillo

City of Sunray releases statement on arrest of police officer, former police chief in double homicide case

The City of Sunray has released a statement after a Sunray police officer and a former Sunray police chief were arrested in connection to a double homicide in Sodus, New York.

Xcel Energy warns of disconnect scams

Xcel Energy has received calls from customers reporting attempted scams in Texas.

Randall County Sheriff’s Office seeking information on man wanted for drunk driving

The Randall County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help finding a man wanted for driving while intoxicated.

Clovis man sentenced for hiding bag of meth under sleeping infant

A Clovis man has been sentenced to prison for child abuse, possession of drugs and tampering with evidence.

Sunray police officer arrested in connection to New York double homicide

A Sunray police officer has been arrested in connection the the double homicide case in Sodus, New York.

New York officials discuss double-homicide investigation involving former Sunray police chief and wife

A former Sunray police chief and his wife have been charged in the case of a double homicide that took place in Sodus, New York.

Curry County officials searching for wanted burglary suspect

Curry County officials are asking for the public’s help identifying and locating a suspect wanted for burglary.

3 arrested, accused of pretending to collect money for 6-year-old with cancer

The suspects allegedly downloaded a picture of the girl from a local news website and went door-to-door asking for money.