Monday Sep 8
Van Zandt Co. man arrested after standoff with law officers
We all know that the worst part of traveling is getting there. All of us can get frustrated and downright angry over travel snafus, from parking to security, to boarding.
Armed man arrested after holding women in E. Texas home
In the early morning hours on Saturday, the Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from a woman identifying herself as Holly Roberts of Fruitvale, stating that she and a second woman later identified as Briana Rogers also of Fruitvale, were being held against their will at gunpoint by a white male subject later identified as Robert L. Walker, 37, also of Fruitvale. Roberts advised Deputies that Walker was under the influence of Methamphetamines and that every time Roberts would attempt to leave the residence, Walker would point a .243 caliber rifle, equipped with a scope and laser sights toward her and threaten to kill her.