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KXXV Waco
FBI now involved in search for Dalhart missing manJoel Frazier has been missing for a week and a half. The Dalhart Police Depart
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
Joel Frazier has been missing for a week and a half. The Dalhart Police Department, the Dalhart Fire Department and the Texas Department of Criminal justice began searching for Joel Frazier after he was reported missing later calling in the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
FBI now involved in search for Dalhart missing manJoel Frazier has been missing for a week and a half. The Dalhart Police Depart
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
Joel Frazier has been missing for a week and a half. The Dalhart Police Department, the Dalhart Fire Department and the Texas Department of Criminal justice began searching for Joel Frazier after he was reported missing later calling in the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
FBI now involved in search for Dalhart missing manJoel Frazier has been missing for a week and a half. The Dalhart Police Depart
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
Joel Frazier has been missing for a week and a half. The Dalhart Police Department, the Dalhart Fire Department and the Texas Department of Criminal justice began searching for Joel Frazier after he was reported missing later calling in the... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
BCSO: Inmate numbers climb at detention centertoo," Salazar said. "So those folks are ending up here too which is driving up
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 5 days ago
too," Salazar said. "So those folks are ending up here too which is driving up our jail population." Salazar also said the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, at any given time, has about 100 convicted inmates at his detention center awaiting... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Heat is part of life at Texas prisons, but federal judge orders one to cool itTribune The lack of cooling in Texas prisons has thrown both controversy and a
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
Tribune The lack of cooling in Texas prisons has thrown both controversy and an ongoing class-action lawsuit onto the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Inmates at another Texas prison claim that the heat constitutes cruel and unusual... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Federal judge orders Texas to lower temperature in sweltering prisontopped 100 degrees during 13 days in 2016 and was between 90 and 99 degrees in
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 5 days ago
topped 100 degrees during 13 days in 2016 and was between 90 and 99 degrees in 55 days. The heat index Wednesday was 104. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide prisoners with showers, fans, and ice water, other... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Heat is part of life at Texas prisons, but federal judge orders one to cool itareas. The lack of cooling in Texas prisons has thrown both controversy and an
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
areas. The lack of cooling in Texas prisons has thrown both controversy and an ongoing class-action lawsuit onto the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Inmates at another Texas prison claim that the heat constitutes cruel and unusual... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Texas judge orders prison to cool downthe summer months. So much so that a federal judge has ordered one prison to co
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 5 days ago
the summer months. So much so that a federal judge has ordered one prison to cool off for the sake of inmates’ health. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice has 15 days to come up with a plan to house some 500 “heat-sensitive” inmates at Wallace... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Texas judge orders prison to cool downthe summer months. So much so that a federal judge has ordered one prison to co
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
the summer months. So much so that a federal judge has ordered one prison to cool off for the sake of inmates' health. The Texas Department of Criminal Justice has 15 days to come up with a plan to house some 500 "heat-sensitive" inmates at Wallace... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Judge orders Texas to lower temperature in sweltering prisontopped 100 degrees during 13 days in 2016, and was between 90 and 99 degrees on
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 5 days ago
topped 100 degrees during 13 days in 2016, and was between 90 and 99 degrees on 55 days. The heat index Wednesday was 104. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide prisoners with showers, fans and ice water, other... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Federal judge orders Texas prison system to provide cooled quarters for heat-sensitive inmateswhether they are incarcerated, deserve dignity and respect,” Nader said. “The i
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
whether they are incarcerated, deserve dignity and respect,” Nader said. “The inadequate cooling mechanisms provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice in the past offered no real protection to the individuals inside — human beings have... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Judge orders Texas to lower temperature in sweltering prisontopped 100 degrees during 13 days in 2016, and was between 90 and 99 degrees on
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 6 days ago
topped 100 degrees during 13 days in 2016, and was between 90 and 99 degrees on 55 days. The heat index Wednesday was 104. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide prisoners with showers, fans and ice water, other... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Judge orders Texas to lower temperature in sweltering prisonat least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyer
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
at least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyers for six inmates sought emergency relief. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide showers, fans and ice water. Ellison says that's not... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Judge Orders Texas To Lower Temperature In Sweltering Prisonat least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyer
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
at least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyers for six inmates sought emergency relief. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide showers, fans and ice water. Ellison says that’s not... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Judge orders Texas to lower temperature in sweltering prisonat least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyer
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
at least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyers for six inmates sought emergency relief. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide showers, fans and ice water. Ellison says that's not... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Judge Orders Texas to Lower Temperature in Sweltering Prisonat least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyer
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
at least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyers for six inmates sought emergency relief. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide showers, fans and ice water. Ellison says that's not... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Judge orders Texas to lower temperature in sweltering prisonat least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyer
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
at least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyers for six inmates sought emergency relief. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide showers, fans and ice water. Ellison says that's not... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Judge orders Texas to lower temperature in sweltering prisonat least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyer
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
at least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyers for six inmates sought emergency relief. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide showers, fans and ice water. Ellison says that's not... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Judge orders Texas to lower temperature in sweltering prisonat least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyer
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
at least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyers for six inmates sought emergency relief. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide showers, fans and ice water. Ellison says that's not... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Judge orders Texas to lower temperature in sweltering prisonat least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyer
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
at least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyers for six inmates sought emergency relief. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide showers, fans and ice water. Ellison says that's not... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Judge orders Texas to lower temperature in sweltering prisonat least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyer
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
at least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyers for six inmates sought emergency relief. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide showers, fans and ice water. Ellison says that's not... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Judge orders Texas to lower temperature in sweltering prisonat least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyer
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 6 days ago
at least 65 years old. Ellison held a nine-day hearing last month where lawyers for six inmates sought emergency relief. Texas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide showers, fans and ice water. Ellison says that's not... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lufkin man who wore Iron Man mask during robbery agrees to 12 years in plea dealand robbed the Crown Colony Food Mart at gunpoint, a 20-year-old Lufkin man agr
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
and robbed the Crown Colony Food Mart at gunpoint, a 20-year-old Lufkin man agreed to a plea bargain deal of 12 years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison. At the time of the robbery, Steven Edward Jolley was in the middle of a 10-year... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Lufkin man arrested for break-in, attempted arson at washateria sentenced to 8 yearsone of the four people who broke into Lufkin’s R&R Washateria in early 2013 and
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
one of the four people who broke into Lufkin’s R&R Washateria in early 2013 and tried to set it on fire to 10 years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for violating the conditions of his parole multiple times. Luis Alberto Ramirez,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Lufkin man arrested for break-in, attempted arson at washateria sentenced to 8 yearsone of the four people who broke into Lufkin’s R&R Washateria in early 2013 and
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
one of the four people who broke into Lufkin’s R&R Washateria in early 2013 and tried to set it on fire to 10 years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for violating the conditions of his parole multiple times. Luis Alberto Ramirez,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Lufkin man arrested for break-in, attempted arson at washateria sentenced to 8 yearsone of the four people who broke into Lufkin’s R&R Washateria in early 2013 and
KXXV Waco / Posted 7 days ago
one of the four people who broke into Lufkin’s R&R Washateria in early 2013 and tried to set it on fire to 10 years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for violating the conditions of his parole multiple times. Luis Alberto Ramirez,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Lufkin man arrested for break-in, attempted arson at washateria sentenced to 8 yearsone of the four people who broke into Lufkin’s R&R Washateria in early 2013 and
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 days ago
one of the four people who broke into Lufkin’s R&R Washateria in early 2013 and tried to set it on fire to 10 years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for violating the conditions of his parole multiple times. Luis Alberto Ramirez,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lufkin man arrested for break-in, attempted arson at washateria sentenced to 8 yearsone of the four people who broke into Lufkin’s R&R Washateria in early 2013 and
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 days ago
one of the four people who broke into Lufkin’s R&R Washateria in early 2013 and tried to set it on fire to 10 years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for violating the conditions of his parole multiple times. Luis Alberto Ramirez,... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Scam: 'your Social Security number flagged for fraud'General’s Office alerted Nebraska residents Tuesday of fraudulent automated cal
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
General’s Office alerted Nebraska residents Tuesday of fraudulent automated calls from people who are posing as both the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Inspector General’s Office, as well as the Internal Revenue Service. The caller states... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Tyler man takes 8-year plea deal for taking man's wallet, driving off in his vehicleA Tyler man accepted a plea bargain deal of eight years in a Texas Department o
KXXV Waco / Posted 7 days ago
A Tyler man accepted a plea bargain deal of eight years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice Prison for an incident in which he asked a 72-year-old man to drive to a remote area of the National Forest, took his wallet, and then drove off in the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Tyler man takes 8-year plea deal for taking man's wallet, driving off in his vehicleA Tyler man accepted a plea bargain deal of eight years in a Texas Department o
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 days ago
A Tyler man accepted a plea bargain deal of eight years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice Prison for an incident in which he asked a 72-year-old man to drive to a remote area of the National Forest, took his wallet, and then drove off in the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Tyler man takes 8-year plea deal for taking man's wallet, driving off in his vehicleA Tyler man accepted a plea bargain deal of eight years in a Texas Department o
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 days ago
A Tyler man accepted a plea bargain deal of eight years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice Prison for an incident in which he asked a 72-year-old man to drive to a remote area of the National Forest, took his wallet, and then drove off in the... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Tyler man takes 8-year plea deal for taking man's wallet, driving off in his vehicleA Tyler man accepted a plea bargain deal of eight years in a Texas Department o
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 7 days ago
A Tyler man accepted a plea bargain deal of eight years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice Prison for an incident in which he asked a 72-year-old man to drive to a remote area of the National Forest, took his wallet, and then drove off in the... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Tyler man takes 8-year plea deal for taking man's wallet, driving off in his vehicleA Tyler man accepted a plea bargain deal of eight years in a Texas Department o
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 7 days ago
A Tyler man accepted a plea bargain deal of eight years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice Prison for an incident in which he asked a 72-year-old man to drive to a remote area of the National Forest, took his wallet, and then drove off in the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Tyler man accepts 8 years in prison for taking man's wallet, driving off in his vehicleA Tyler man accepted a plea bargain deal of eight years in a Texas Department o
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 days ago
A Tyler man accepted a plea bargain deal of eight years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice Prison for an incident in which he asked a 72-year-old man to drive to a remote area of the National Forest, took his wallet, and then drove off in the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
1 of 3 people who beat, stripped, robbed Shelby County man accepts 20-year prison sentencepart of the agreement, Mardis, of Center, waived his right to a jury trial and
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
part of the agreement, Mardis, of Center, waived his right to a jury trial and agreed to a sentence of 20 years in a Texas Department of Criminal justice prison. He also got credit for time served for the time he spent in the Shelby County... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
1 of 3 people who beat, stripped, robbed Shelby County man accepts 20-year prison sentencepart of the agreement, Mardis, of Center, waived his right to a jury trial and
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
part of the agreement, Mardis, of Center, waived his right to a jury trial and agreed to a sentence of 20 years in a Texas Department of Criminal justice prison. He also got credit for time served for the time he spent in the Shelby County... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
1 of 3 people who beat, stripped, robbed Shelby County man accepts 20-year prison sentencepart of the agreement, Mardis, of Center, waived his right to a jury trial and
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 8 days ago
part of the agreement, Mardis, of Center, waived his right to a jury trial and agreed to a sentence of 20 years in a Texas Department of Criminal justice prison. He also got credit for time served for the time he spent in the Shelby County... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
1 of 3 people who beat, stripped, robbed Shelby County man accepts 20-year prison sentencepart of the agreement, Mardis, of Center, waived his right to a jury trial and
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 8 days ago
part of the agreement, Mardis, of Center, waived his right to a jury trial and agreed to a sentence of 20 years in a Texas Department of Criminal justice prison. He also got credit for time served for the time he spent in the Shelby County... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
1 of 3 people who beat, stripped, robbed Shelby County man accepts 20-year prison sentencepart of the agreement, Mardis, of Center, waived his right to a jury trial and
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 8 days ago
part of the agreement, Mardis, of Center, waived his right to a jury trial and agreed to a sentence of 20 years in a Texas Department of Criminal justice prison. He also got credit for time served for the time he spent in the Shelby County... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Dalhart police searching for missing manhis home. Right now, police are interviewing family members to aid in the inve
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 8 days ago
his home. Right now, police are interviewing family members to aid in the investigation. Dalhart Fire Department and the Texas Department of Criminal Justice are assisting in the investigation. Police say Frazier does have some health... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Tyler man sentenced to life after multiple child sexual assault chargesof a child. According to Smith County Jail records, Buddy Wayne Wiley, 51 of T
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
of a child. According to Smith County Jail records, Buddy Wayne Wiley, 51 of Tyler, was sentenced to life on Friday by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Wiley was charged with two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child on April 30,... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Tyler man sentenced to life after multiple child sexual assault chargesof a child. According to Smith County Jail records, Buddy Wayne Wiley, 51 of T
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 9 days ago
of a child. According to Smith County Jail records, Buddy Wayne Wiley, 51 of Tyler, was sentenced to life on Friday by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Wiley was charged with two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child on April 30,... Read more
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11 News Houston
Did Selena's killer die in prison?and killing the Tejano star in 1995. Saldivar was about to be fire for embezzli
11 News Houston / Posted 10 days ago
and killing the Tejano star in 1995. Saldivar was about to be fire for embezzling money. We spoke to Robert Hurst with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. He says Saldivar is alive and well behind bars at Mountain View. Hurst says the rumor... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Selena Quintanilla's killer is alive, Texas official saysthe station to confirm that Yolanda Saldivar was found dead in her cell, we did
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 11 days ago
the station to confirm that Yolanda Saldivar was found dead in her cell, we did some digging and learned from Robert Hurst, Texas Department of Criminal Justice public information officer, that she’s not dead. Facebook posts and an online report... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Chester man accepts six-year plea deal for kicking PCSO deputy, hitting jailerA 62-year-old Chester man accepted a plea bargain deal of six years in a Texas
KXXV Waco / Posted 13 days ago
A 62-year-old Chester man accepted a plea bargain deal of six years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for kicking or punching a woman’s door in and then fighting with Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies as they tried to put him in a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Chester man accepts six-year plea deal for kicking PCSO deputy, hitting jailerA 62-year-old Chester man accepted a plea bargain deal of six years in a Texas
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
A 62-year-old Chester man accepted a plea bargain deal of six years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for kicking or punching a woman’s door in and then fighting with Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies as they tried to put him in a... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Chester man accepts six-year plea deal for kicking PCSO deputy, hitting jailerA 62-year-old Chester man accepted a plea bargain deal of six years in a Texas
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 13 days ago
A 62-year-old Chester man accepted a plea bargain deal of six years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for kicking or punching a woman’s door in and then fighting with Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies as they tried to put him in a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Chester man accepts six-year plea deal for kicking PCSO deputy, hitting jailerA 62-year-old Chester man accepted a plea bargain deal of six years in a Texas
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
A 62-year-old Chester man accepted a plea bargain deal of six years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for kicking or punching a woman’s door in and then fighting with Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies as they tried to put him in a... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Chester man accepts six-year plea deal for kicking PCSO deputy, hitting jailerA 62-year-old Chester man accepted a plea bargain deal of six years in a Texas
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 days ago
A 62-year-old Chester man accepted a plea bargain deal of six years in a Texas Department of Criminal Justice prison for kicking or punching a woman’s door in and then fighting with Polk County Sheriff’s Office deputies as they tried to put him in a... Read more
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