Four members of the Westfall family are in custody roughly five hours after Tyler County Sheriff's Deputies said they barely missed the family when authorities went to serve warrants.
A Tyler County grand jury Tuesday handed up indictments against all four in connection with the murder of Nathan and Krystal Maddox. Both were shot and killed Jan. 18 outside of Mount Carmel Baptist Church after a supervised visitation with Nathan's daughter, Madison.
The recount date in the race for Jefferson Co Justice of the Peace Pct. 8 has been set.
The recount will take place Monday, March 17 at 8 a.m.
Two men were arrested Tuesday evening after a traffic stop in Orange in which deputies found drugs in their truck, an Orange County Sheriff's Office spokesperson said.
Around 8:45 p.m. detectives with the Orange County Special Services Division were in the 2600 block of S. Lutcher in Orange when they saw a Dodge truck with a defective light.
A cold front blows through Southeast Texas this morning. The front will keep temperatures in the 60s today. Winds behind the front will be very gusty from the North.
Lumberton Police Chief Danny Sullins tells 12News an 18-year-old boy has drowned at Village Creek State Park.
Authorities say the Terumah Ams was one of eight Houston-area charter school students volunteering in Lumberton during their Spring Break.
Traveling to Crimea? Don't try landing in Simferopol unless your plane originated in Moscow. Flights from Kiev and Istanbul, and several other cities have been suspended for the rest of the week.
More than four days since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared over Southeast Asia, Malaysian officials not only don't know what happened to the plane, they don't seem sure where to look.
Testimony started Tuesday morning in the trial of a Port Arthur Independent School District teacher charged with third degree felony "injury to a child."
The first witness who was called to the stand is the 12-year-old who has accused Teacher Ruby Gunner of attacking him, Deshawn Willis. He said there were two separate encounters on April 5.
A Nederland man who lead Orange County Sheriff's Deputies on a chase that started in Vidor and ended in Nederland is held on $150,000 in bonds.
Orange County Justice of the Peace David Peck arraigned Cesar Olmedo, 22, of Nederland, Wednesday morning.
12News has an update to the report we aired Monday night concerning the old Port Arthur water treatment plant on 19th street off of Savannah Avenue.
Neighbors complained that it is not only an eyesore, but also a danger. 12News found the building unlocked and once inside discovered numerous hazards.
The office of the Inspector General is accusing Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth in Beaumont of overcharging Medicare. It says the hospital should reimburse Medicare $1,319,746 .
The findings are based on a two-and-a-half year review of the hospital for the Department of Health and Human services. That review took place between January 1, 2010 and June 30, 2012.
A store in Beaumont's Parkdale Mall is making customers think twice about stealing.
Precious Times sells dresses and formal wear for events like proms and pageants. A closer look around the store shows surveillance photos of people accused of shoplifting.
Assistant Manager Jazmin Castillo said the owner has been placing pictures of thieves around the store for almost as long as it's been open.
58th District Court Judge Bob Wortham is resigning so he can concentrate on his campaign to become the Jefferson County district attorney.
Wortham says his last day on the job will be next Monday, March 17.
The Galveston County Sheriff's Office has released new information from a murder investigation involving two women whose bodies were found on Bolivar Peninsula.
According to a news release from Sheriff Henry Troschesset, the Galveston County Medical Examiner's Office says Britney Cosby, 24, of Houston, died from blunt force trauma. Crystal Jackson, 24, of Houston, died from a gunshot wound.
Jasper County emergency responders are working an accident involving a train and a passenger vehicle.
At least two people were taken to the hospital following a Monday-afternoon accident in Beaumont.
Do you know any of these people? They all have warrants for their arrest. The Orange County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help in finding them.
This week's most wanted fugitives from the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office