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  • Accused killer Juan Castillo is heading back to Harris County from El Salvador
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  • The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is asking anyone with information on a robbery at a Hartz Chicken in Spring to contact them
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  • Heights neighborhood
  • Two pit bulls weren't enough to prevent robbers from targeting a woman who was just trying to walk her dogs in the Heights
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  • Woman sexually assaulted and brutally beaten
  • Authorities and family members want justice for the woman, who died days later
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  • Aggravated robbery suspects
  • Investigators believe the duo is behind multiple robberies at cash advance businesses, and they hope you can help catch them
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  • Robbery suspects
  • Police are looking for two violent suspects who beat a man with a tire iron during a robbery in December
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  • If you recognize this suspect, call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS or the Houston office of the FBI at 713-693-5000
  • If you recognize this suspect, call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS or the Houston office of the FBI at 713-693-5000
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  • Jacob Brown
  • Authorities are searching for two unidentified suspects involved in the murder of a woman during a robbery attempt this summer.
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  • Crime Stoppers is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and arrest of this bank robber
  • Investigators are hoping a Houston bank robber's yellow teeth will help someone identify him
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  • These tree suspects are believed to be responsible for robbing more than 20 businesses in north Houston this month. If you recognize them, call HPD or Crime Stoppers
  • Three suspects are believed to be responsible for robbing more than 20 businesses this month. Do you recognize them?
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  • Murder suspects
  • Houston police have charged two people in the murder of a man at a car wash in the Greenspoint area
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  • Murder suspects
  • Houston police are asking for the public's help identifying two murder suspects
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  • Aggravated robbery suspect
  • Police say a man walked into a store and asked to use the restroom, but came back out holding a gun and demanding money
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  • Police warn about relative in distress scam
  • Police want to warn you about a common scam, in which victims are led to believe that a loved one is in hot water in a foreign country
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  • Sketch of murder suspect re-released
  • The victim was shot while talking with friends, taking a break from a basketball game, by a stranger looking for drugs
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  • Business burglary
  • Houston police and Crime Stoppers are asking for the public's help to find a suspect responsible for a business burglary in the Heights
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  • Alana Harrison, 24, of Houston
  • An alert neighbor is being credited for helping detectives in Fort Bend County crack the case of a string of burglaries
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  • Driver trapped at train crossing robbed at gunpoint
  • Police are investigating several armed robberies on the east end, and in one case, the victim was stopped with nowhere to run
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  • According to investigators, a lone armed male entered a Marriott Fairfield Inn and demanded cash. He got the money and fled on foot
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  • McDonalds robbery in The Woodlands
  • It happened just after 8pm Friday at the McDonald's in the 6700 block of The Woodlands Parkway
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  • Murder victim Rafael Ortiz Farias, 43
  • Rafael Ortiz Farias, 43, was found shot to death in the middle of a southeast Houston street. His cell phone had been stolen
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  • Cars in the Heights targeted by vandals
  • Some neighbors in the Heights are on alert after someone smashed and shot out car windows, leaving a mess of glass behind
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  • Surveillance images from reckless McDonalds robbery in The Woodlands
  • If you recognize the men in surveillance photos or have information on the crime, you're encouraged to call authorities
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  • Houston police say the men have robbed at least two people, both times pulling a gun on the victim
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  • Wigged out bandit
  • The FBI Bank Robbery Task Force needs your help to identify 4 men who robbed a credit union, including one wearing a wig
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  • Two surveillance images of a suspect who robbed a Chase Bank at 3002 Kirby Drive in Houston on Saturday, October 5, 2013
  • Bank robbers stereotypically like to stay under the radar, wearing hooded sweatshirts and dark colors. But, not this one
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  • Authorities are looking for two teens who grabbed a woman and took her phone while she was sitting on a bench in front of grocery store in Sugar Land
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  • Turning moms into crime-fighters for Houston
  • Crime Stoppers of Houston introduced its newest society for the prevention of crime: Mothers Against Crime
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  • The Houston Police Department wants to make citizens aware of a scam gaining popularity in the Houston area, dubbed the "wobbly wheel" scam
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  • Residents concerned about increasing crime are adding additional security forces
  • The Oak Forest HOA is trying to get 1,200 residents to pitch in for private security after it has experienced a spike in crime
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  • Police say they abducted a juvenile girl in W. Houston back in April and sexually assaulted her, and now a reward is being offered
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  •  Bellaire police released a sketch of the man who posed as a delivery man.  Hes described as Hispanic, in his 30s to 40s, standing 55 with a thick build, and bleached blond curly hair.
  • Police have released a sketch of a man they say tricked a Bellaire woman into letting him into her home
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  • Authorities have warning for residents in Montgomery County
  • The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office wants to bring attention to two recent crimes targeting seniors in the community
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  • Two women are wanted for stealing from an electronics store along the Katy Freeway back in June
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  • Suspect wanted in deadly gameroom robbery, shooting
  • One man is already behind bars, but another suspect in the deadly southeast Houston robbery remains unidentified
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  • Women robbers target cell phone store in Conroe, pulling a gun on a clerk
  • A brazen wireless robbery in Conroe is raising eyebrows, because all the suspects appear to be women
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  • Sketch of suspect in armored car heist
  • The FBI needs the public's help in a recent unsolved armored car heist, and is now releasing a sketch of the suspect to generate tips in the case
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  • Man caught on camera during game room robbery, deadly shooting
  • Police are now searching for 20-year-old Obed Rodriguez, wanted for capital murder in the death of 37-year-old Yolanda Lara
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  • Suspected bank robbers in Pasadena
  • Pasadena police are asking for the public's help to track down a couple of bank robbers who held up a credit union at a grocery store
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  • Burglars target businesses in Spring
  • Store owners frustrated by burglars who hit their shops over and over again
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  • Burglars target businesses in Spring
  • A strip center in Spring on Louetta has been the target of thieves, in some cases, even repeated burglaries, and owners want it to stop
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  • Serial burglary suspect
  • Law enforcement in northwest Harris County is looking for a serial burglar. Investigators say he's been caught on camera breaking into cars and homes
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  • Christopher Sarnell has been charged with murder in the death of Ruth Majewski, who died at age 17 in 1994 from a single gunshot wound
  • It's taken nearly 20 years, but Harris County Sheriff's deputies say they have solved the murder of a local teenager
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  • Surveillance camera catches trio dumping dog in dumpster
  • Police have released video in hopes you can help them find suspects accused of throwing a dog into a dumpster in SW Houston earlier this month
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  • Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted for at least six robberies in and around the northwest and southwest Houston area
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  • Neighbors in the Friendswood area are locking up and arming their security systems after a rash of burglaries
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  • Pizza robbery
  • Houston police and Crime Stoppers hope you can help them find two masked armed men who robbed a north Houston pizza restaurant last month
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  • Surveillance cameras got images of the suspects at a pawn shop on Houston's north side where they allegedly pawned a stolen TV
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  • There has been a rash of home break-ins in Friendswood over the past month and a half
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  • Houston police are trying to track down a man responsible for several cell phone store robberies in the past few months
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