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ARCOLA (Covering Katy News) - Arcola Police Officer Hector Aaron Ruiz was arrested for the offenses of sexual assault and official oppression in November. Now another woman has come forward to say she too was assaulted by Ruiz.

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KATY, HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Harris County Sheriff's Office has released additional information about the fatal shooting of a 17-year old boy late Monday night in Katy. The release of information confirms what Covering Katy originally reported, that the boy was shot one tim…

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RICHMOND, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office has arrested the driver that allegedly fled from a head-on school bus crash.

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RICHMOND (Covering Katy News) - Richmond police are looking for the man responsible for a robbery in the parking lot of Cricket Wireless located in the 1000 block of Jackson Street, also known as Highway 90A. The robbery happened at about 9:30 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 25, 2019.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Harris County Precinct 5 Constable's Office is warning people about a scam that falsely appears to be from Constable Ted Heap's office.

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KATY, HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The Still Smokin Smoke Shop at 21938 Provincial Boulevard was the target of a sting operation on Tuesday, November 19, 2019. The sting was conducted because the school district's police force believed that the shop was selling tobacco and THC produc…

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SUGAR LAND (Covering Katy News) - The CVS store at 1410 Crabb River Road was robbed at gunpoint on Nov. 4 and Sugar Land Police want to know who is responsible. Photos of the gunman are being released to the public. 

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - A 43-year-old Houston man has been ordered to federal prison for 15 years following his conviction of possession with intent to distribute meth, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick. Mack Biggers pleaded guilty Sept. 6. 

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NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Investigators have arrested and charged a 45-year-old man for placing a homemade bomb on an ATM machine in an attempt to blow it open and steal the cash. Thomas Moschella, 45, was arrested Tuesday at his residence in the 16800 block of Brooktond…

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NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – A local burglar seems to have inside knowledge of the layout and contents of a home he targeted, but he was clearly unaware that a camera was inside the walk-in closet. When the burglar discovered he was being recorded, he tried unsuccessfully t…

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CYPRESS (Covering Katy News) - Constable Ted Heap is asking for your help finding and identifying two car burglars who recently struck a series of homes in Cypress Creek Lakes which is a neighborhood between North Fry Road and Greenhouse Road, off Tuckerton Road.

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HOUSTON - Three people, including two former officers, are now in custody in relation to the fatal no-knock raid that occurred in January 2019 on Harding Street in Houston. The indictments were announced by U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick along with Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband of …

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UPDATED AT 4:45 p.m. Tuesday with suspect's name and the name of the hospital where she works. KATY (Covering Katy News) - The Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Constable's Office has tracked down and arrested a woman who is accused of forging prescriptions from a stolen prescription pad.

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KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A $25,000 reward is helping in the effort to solve last month's murder on Glenrosa Drive at Cansfield Way in unincorporated Katy, according to Major Chad Norvell of the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office.

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ROSHARON, Texas (Covering Katy News) - Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office homicide investigators are hoping the public can help solve a murder that happened on Saturday, Nov. 2 at about 12:30 a.m. in the 6900 block of Spring Vale Drive in the Rosharon area.

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - A teenage Harris County Jail guard is facing five felony drug charges.Jason Flores, 19, is charged with five felonies that include manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance, possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, and possession of a proh…

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HOUSTON – Julia Ann Poff of Brookshire is headed to prison for 10 years after pleading guilty to transportation of explosives with the intent to kill, injure and intimidate a person. Poff, 48 pleaded guilty July 1, 2019 and was sentenced today in Federal Court according to U.S. Attorney Ryan…

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CYPRESS (Covering Katy News) - Constable Ted Heap is asking for your help identifying two suspects wanted for using credit cards recently stolen from a car in Cypress/Katy area. 

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - A stolen dually pickup truck reached speeds of more than 120 miles per hour during a chase on the Katy Freeway early Thursday morning according to the Houston Police Department. 

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - The former chief of Antigua’s Financial Services Regulatory Commission has been extradited from Antigua to face charges for his alleged role in connection with the Stanford International Bank $7 billion investment fraud scheme, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. P…

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KATY, HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - The man who was shot to death at a convenience store on Greenhouse Road at Keith Harrow Boulevard on Oct. 24 has been identified as Brandon Savoie. Savoie, 19, was also allegedly involved in a drive-by shooting that injured a 7-year-old in the Katy …

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy) - A Harris County judge has been indicted on allegations of wire fraud, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick and Special Agent in Charge Perrye K. Turner of the FBI - Houston Division.

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NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - Two guns and drugs were recovered by a Harris County Sheriff's Deputy in Northwest Harris County. The stop was made by Deputy Y. Caudillo who works at the Cypresswood substation. 

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - A sexual predator diagnosed with pedophilic disorder, a lifelong condition, was committed to a lockdown facility, where he will remain indefinitely after a jury determined this week that he is too sexually violent to be released from prison, Harris County Distr…

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KATY, HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A detective's report obtained by Covering Katy News says that a recent murder in the Greenhouse Road area was the result of a drug deal gone bad, a "set up" designed to obtain a few ounces of marijuana by killing the dealer instead of paying him for…

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WEST HARRIS COUNTY - The Harris County Sheriff's Office is investigating a husband who took his wife to Methodist West Hospital for treatment of stab wounds because they believe he may be the person who stabbed her.

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - The former CEO and chief operations officer of a Monaco-based intermediary company have pleaded guilty for their roles in a scheme to corruptly facilitate millions of dollars in bribe payments to officials in multiple countries. These included Algeria, Angola, …

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KATY, FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A teenage driver is accused of fleeing the scene of an accident that happened in the Kroger parking lot at 9800 Gaston Road across from Tompkins High School. The 16 year-old teen was caught after a photo of the incident was placed on Facebook. 

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HOUSTON – A 25-year-old Houston resident accused of shooting a Harris County Precinct 5 deputy constable is now in federal custody. Precinct 5 deputies patrol the Harris County portion of the Katy area, but the shooting took place while the deputy was working an off-duty security job in Houston.

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - Two Katy area residents are free on bond after being accused of unlawfully practicing medicine without a license. Carolina Flores-Paz, 36, and Enrique Eduardo Alvarez, 47, were arrested Monday at Delta Image Makers in the 11000 block of the Katy Freeway where they…

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KATY (Covering Katy News) - An emergency 911 recording confirms that Brenton Estorffe acted heroically before being shot to death last week at his home in the 6900 block of Glen Rosa Drive in Katy, Fort Bend County.

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - A Houston jury has just returned guilty verdicts against a 44-year-old Houston man on five separate counts of sex trafficking involving adults and minors, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick. The jury deliberated for less than three hours before convicting …

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KATY/HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) - A 64-year-old Katy area man has been arrested after deputies from Harris County Precinct 5 say he admitted to placing several hidden cameras inside a home in the Bear Creek neighborhood. 

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KATY/FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding the shooter in a September road rage incident along South Mason Road in Katy.

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HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) - A tractor-trailer-truck and a fire engine were each struck by vehicles driven by suspected drunk drivers early Wednesday morning along the Katy Freeway westbound near Eldridge Parkway.