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Police: 3 Young Children Found Dead in Texas City Apartment


January 6, 2019

The father of one of three children found shot to death in Southeast Texas was charged Friday with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, police say, but he has not been named a suspect in the killings. Texas City Police Department said in a statement that 27-year-old Junaid Hashim Mehmood was arrested late Thursday, just hours after the slain children …

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Police File Charges in Death of 7-Year-Old Girl


January 6, 2019

Authorities in Texas have charged a 20-year-old man in the shooting death of a 7-year-old black girl who was killed while riding in a vehicle with her family. The Harris County Sheriff’s Office announced early Sunday that Eric Black Jr. was charged with capital murder in the death of Jazmine Barnes. Investigators identified Black as a suspect after receiving a …

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Woman arrested after hatchet attack in NW Harris County


January 6, 2019

A 37-year old woman was arrested Friday after she allegedly attacked another woman with a hatchet, according to the Harris County Constable Mark Herman’s office. Constable deputies responded Friday to reports of a large fight on the 26200 block of Northwest Freeway. A woman told deputies that Pwanido Jacobs attacked her with a hatchet before fleeing the scene, authorities said …

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8 things to know about the murder of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes


January 6, 2019

The search for 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes’ killer is intensifying as authorities and celebrities call for action. Jazmine was riding with her mother and three sisters during a trip to Walmart near East Beltway 8 and Wallisville Road on Sunday morning Police say an unknown gunman driving a red pickup truck opened fire into their family vehicle, fatally striking Jazmine and …

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Asif Zardari questions PTI’s performance in Badin rally


January 6, 2019

BADIN: PPP leader Asif Ali Zardari on Sunday lambasted the ruling PTI for failing to deliver on its promise to bring about change in the country. Addressing a rally in Badin, Zardari vowed to fight the legal battle in courts. “Accuse me all you like. Make not one but 50 cases against us. It doesn’t affect me or the public. …

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Man charged with capital murder in shooting of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes


January 6, 2019

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A man is charged with capital murder in the deadly shooting of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes, and a second suspect has been taken into custody. Investigators say a tip led to the arrest of Eric Black Jr., 20. An investigation revealed evidence that corroborated the tip, authorities say, and Black was taken into custody in east Harris …

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Father suspected in kidnapping of 8-month-old son


January 6, 2019

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (KTRK) — A man is suspected in the kidnapping of his 8-month-old son in San Antonio, police say. The San Antonio Police Department released photos of a woman they say drove off in Christopher Davila’s car with 8-month-old King Jay Davila in the 300 block of Enrique Barrera on Friday. Police described her as a thin white …

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New details reveal suspects mistook Jazmine Barnes’ vehicle


January 6, 2019

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — New details in the deadly shooting of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes revealed the suspects fired the car she was in by mistake. According to court documents, the suspects thought it was another vehicle. An investigation tip led authorities to 20-year-old Eric Black Jr. who has been charged with capital murder in the deadly shooting and a second …

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