Karate instructor sentenced for child pornography violations

 A 60-year-old Lumberton, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today. Ronald Seabridge, Sr., owner of Brass Dragon Karate, was found guilty by a jury On Feb. 27, of receiving, distributing and possessing child pornography and was sentenced […]

Four charged with sex trafficking of minors

Blasina Vargas, Luisa Vargas, Dolores Vargas and Ignacio Escandon, all of Houston, have been taken into custody on three counts of sexual trafficking of a minor and one count of conspiring to harbor illegal aliens, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson. The indictment was returned under seal On Aug. 20, and fully unsealed as they were […]

Man dies speeding on street bike in SE Houston

The Houston Police Department is investigating a fatal motorcycle accident in southeast Houston last night. The 20-year-old male victim was speeding in the 19000 block of Glenwest behind Baybrook Mall just after 10 p.m. when he lost control of his street bike. “The victim was operating a black Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R motorcycle at a high rate of speed southbound on […]

Investigation into Fatal Traffic Accident at 9500 Kempwood

The Houston Police Department is investigating the death of an elderly man struck by an SUV while walking across a busy road in northwest Houston last night. The male victim, 83, was crossing the street at 9500 Kempwood at about 7:15 p.m., according to HPD. “The victim was crossing Kempwood northbound, without using a crosswalk, when he […]

Man stabbed to death in southwest Houston

  The Houston Police Department is investigating the fatal stabbing of a man at 8500 Nairn at about 12:40 a.m. this morning. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, according to HPD. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences. “HPD patrol officers responded to the Brookside Apartments at the above […]

UPDATE: HCSO deputy dies in fatal wreck

In the early morning hours of Wednesday October 29, 2014, a Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy was travelling eastbound on East Wallisville Road crossing the intersection with Honeysuckle Street. A dark colored Ford Explorer SUV travelling westbound on East Wallisville Road, crossed into the eastbound lane of traffic striking the Deputy’s marked patrol unit. The Deputy’s […]

Harris County criminal filings Oct. 29

Case(Cause)# Style File Date Court Case Region Type of Action/Offense 199179501010-2 The State of Texas vs. WARFIELD, VISHON D 10/30/2014 4 Criminal DRV W / LIC INV W / PR CN / SUS / W / O (M)   199179101010-2 The State of Texas vs. WILLIAMS, DEVANTE LINEAR 10/29/2014 1 Criminal RESIST ARR-SEARCH (M)   199179001010-2 The State of […]