Local / Area News

Four overnight fires

The Montgomery County Fire Marshal’s Office issued a list of tips on Friday regarding safe heating practices after multiple structure fires overnight, including one that seriously burned a man in East Montgomery County. Kevin Salyers, 33, was critically burned inside his home in the 24000 block of Misty...
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Armed suspect forces officer to shoot

MCSO press release 11 a.m. The suspect that was shot last night died this morning during surgery at Herman Hospital. He has been identified as: Jack Steven Head – White Male DOB 11-8-1963 Three deputies where at the scene. They are: Corporal J. Staggs Deputy S. Otiz Deputy A. Swank Deputy Swank is the d...
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Amegy Bank robbed

SOUTH MONTGOMERY COUNTY- Area law enforcement agencies are trying to locate a man who robbed the Amegy Bank inside the Kroger store in the 200 block of Sawdust Road. The bandit is described as: White male Late 20’s to around 30-years-old 6’ tall around 180 lbs. Blond curly hair At the time of the robber...
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Load shift closes 3083 at I-45

Click the arrow to view video. Scott Engle was at the scene from minutes after the load shifted until the bridge reopened Thursday afternoon. These are his notes: A little after 1am Conroe Police responded to a call at FM3083 and IH45 regarding a stuck 18 wheeler. When they arrived they found a 64 wheel...
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