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Police chase ends in Aldine area


July 9, 2018

Houston police arrested a man who was found hiding in an Aldine-area backyard after leading authorities on a chase Sunday night, according to Metro Video. An officer saw a driver violating several traffic rules and tried to pull him over at the North Freeway and Goodson, police said. The driver took police on a short chase down Goodson until he …

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Crews work to repair huge sinkhole in SW Houston


July 9, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Crews have blocked off a busy road in southwest Houston to repair a huge sinkhole. The sinkhole opened up in June along of South Post Oak at Gasmer Drive. During the process, two lanes will be blocked off. After the problem is solved, crews will repair the panel of the road. Drivers are asked to avoid …

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3 men shot at Third Ward convenience store


July 9, 2018

Three men were injured, one critically, in a drive-by shooting at a Third Ward convenience store, police said. The three were shot about 3:40 p.m. Saturday at Scott Food Store, 3341 Windbern. All three were taken to Ben Taub Hospital. James Harris, 34, was in critical condition while Michael Staley, 40, and Jarod Jackson, 24, were in stable condition, Houston police said Monday. …

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2-year-old boy died from self-inflicted gunshot wound, police say


July 9, 2018

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A 2-year-old boy was shot and killed this afternoon at his family’s home. The incident took place at about 12:50 p.m. at 8400 Knox Street at Acres Homes in northwest Houston, police said. Houston police said the child found an unsecured 9 mm pistol, pulled the trigger and shot himself in the head. Authorities believe the …

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Man charged in May accidental shooting of son in SE Houston


July 9, 2018

A man has been charged in the accidental shooting of his 2-year-old son in southeast Houston in May. Ali Parvez Masoom, 32, was released on bond on Friday on a misdemeanor charge of making a firearm accessible to a child. The shooting happened on May 20 at an apartment on 10901 Telephone Road. Around 11 p.m., the young boy crawled …

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Local physician, diver gives insight on team stranded in cave


July 9, 2018

WFAA met with Dr. Renie Guilliod, the medical director of Hyperbaric Medicine at the Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine. But on Sunday he mostly spoke as an accomplished diver with experience in deep diving, commercial diving, and even cave diving. Author: Jobin Panicker Published: 9:53 PM CDT July 8, 2018 Updated: 10:20 PM CDT July 8, 2018 It’s now a race against …

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Thai Cave Rescue: 4 More Boys Rescued on 2nd Day of Operation


July 9, 2018

Four more of the youth soccer players trapped for over two weeks in a flooded cave in northern Thailand were brought out on Monday, an official said, bringing to eight the number extracted in the ongoing high-stakes rescue operation. “The eighth person is out and the operation is done for today,” Sitthichai Klangpattana, flag officer to Thailand’s navy SEAL commander, …

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July 9, 2018

The man had complained to his neighbors about the noise of their fireworks. Then the argument escalated to a shooting, authorities said. Author: WFAA Published: 12:37 PM CDT July 9, 2018 Updated: 12:55 PM CDT July 9, 2018 An 80-year-old man was fatally shot by his neighbor in Wise County on Saturday after he reportedly fired a gun during an argument over fireworks, …

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Crews Trying to Rescue Man Trapped in a Trench


July 9, 2018

Crews are trying to rescue a man trapped in a trench in Irving. The incident is happening in the 1900 block of Hurd. Officials were called to the scene at about 1 p.m. Monday. Irving police say it’s a construction site and the victim is trapped in a trench to his waist. source: AP

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