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  1. 1 of 3 people who beat, stripped, robbed Shelby County man accepts 20-year prison sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    One of three suspects in a Shelby County aggravated robbery in which three people allegedly beat a man with a baseball bat and their fists, threatened him with a knife, stripped him naked, tied him with electrical cord, and stole property from him accepted a plea bargain deal of 20 years in prison last month. According to the court document East Texas News obtained Monday, Tobby Mardis, appeared in the 123rd Judicial District Court on June 29, and pleaded guilty to a second-degree felony aggravated robbery charge.

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  2. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A Shelby County grand jury has indicted a Timpson woman under what even the district attorney calls rare circumstances of danger to her children's mental and emotional state. According to a press release made available in February, the false report charge stems from a report Agnew made to authorities on Feb. 2, which contained a number of untruths.

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  3. Woman dies after head-on collision in Shelby CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    About 1:10 a.m. Thursday, Texas Department of Public Safety troopers responded to a two-vehicle crash on State Highway 7, about four miles east of Center. A preliminary DPS crash investigation revealed that a 1998 Isuzu pickup was traveling east on State Highway 7 when it crossed over the center stripe and collided head-on with a 2015 Dodge SUV that was traveling westbound.

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  4. Suspect in fatal Lufkin hit-and-run wreck turns herself in to policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A woman who was considered a "person of interest" in a fatal hit-and-run wreck that occurred in Lufkin Monday night turned herself into authorities Friday morning. Lt. David Young, a spokesman for the Lufkin Police Department, said that Ellison, 20, of Lufkin, turned herself in on a warrant that had been issued for her arrest.

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  5. Lufkin PD seeking person of interest in fatal hit-and-run incident on MLK DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    In the wake of a fatal hit-and-run incident that claimed the life of an 80-year-old man Monday night, the Lufkin Police Department is seeking the public's help in finding a person of interest in the case. "Shanna Ellison, 20, of Lufkin, is wanted for questioning in the death of 80-year-old Manuel Escobedo," a press release from the Lufkin Police Department stated.

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  6. Affidavit: Center man shot man in buttocksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    According to an arrest affidavit, police reported that Eaden was brought in for questioning regarding a shooting at Union Acres Apartments, located in the 800 block of Cotton Ford Road.

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  7. Shelby County grand jury indicts 2 of 3 people accused of conspiring to beat, rob manRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A Shelby County grand jury has indicted two of the three suspects in a case where they allegedly beat a man with a baseball bat and their fists, threatened him with a knife, stripped him naked, tied him up with an electrical cord, and stole property from him back in January. Kevin Wayne Askew and Toby Mardis, both of Center, were indicted first-degree felony aggravated kidnapping, first-degree felony aggravated robbery, first-degree felony engaging in organized criminal activity, and second-degree felony aggravated assault, Askew's collective bail amount was set at $60,000, and Mardis' collective bail amount was set at $55,000.

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  8. Early report cites no cause for Louisiana helicopter crashRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    The Feb. 15 accident killed the chopper's owner, 54-year-old Terry Glenn Bailey, and his 57-year-old wife, Pamela Jo Bailey. They lived in Center, Texas.

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  9. Couple's bodies recovered at site of helicopter crashRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Desoto Parish Chief Deputy Coroner Billy Locke on Thursday identified the two victims as the plane's owner, 54-year-old Terry Glenn Bailey, and his 57-year-old wife, Pamela Jo. The Federal Aviation Administration said the helicopter had departed Shreveport Downtown Airport and was headed to Center, Texas, when it crashed early Wednesday on the south side of Wallace Lake in DeSoto Parish.

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  10. AT 6: Visitation, funeral set for ETX couple killed in helicopter crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Funeral arrangements have been announced for the Shelby County, Texas, couple who died in the helicopter crash Wednesday at Wallace Lake. Services for 54-year-old Terry Bailey and his wife, 57-year-old Pamela, of Center, Texas, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at First United Pentecostal Church, 1229 Southview Circle in Center.

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  11. Visitation, funeral set for ETX couple killed in helicopter crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Funeral arrangements have been announced for the Shelby County, Texas, couple who died in the helicopter crash Wednesday at Wallace Lake. Services for 54-year-old Terry Bailey and his wife, 57-year-old Pamela, of Center, Texas, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at First United Pentecostal Church, 1229 Southview Circle in Center.

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  12. Coroner confirms IDs on East Texas couple killed in helicopter crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    The remains found among the wreckage of Wednesday's helicopter crash in Wallace Lake have been confirmed as those of 54-year-old Terry Bailey and his 57-year-old wife Pamela of Center, Texas. The DeSoto Parish Coroner's Office released the official confirmation Thursday afternoon after examining the remains and formally notifying the couple's family.

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  13. Investigation continues a day after deadly helicopter crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Authorities have recovered the remains of the pilot and passenger killed in the crash of a helicopter in Wallace Lake. The investigation continues into the crash that is believed to have claimed the lives of a couple from Center, TX.

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  14. Affidavit: Center man used steak knife in deadly attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A Center man used a steak knife and even led officers to the weapon after killing a man and injuring another early Thursday morning, according to an affidavit. According to an arrest affidavit KTRE obtained on Friday, police were dispatched to the corner of Shelbyville Street and Hill Avenue at 3:30 a.m. and found a man, later identified as Yee Ka, 20, slumped over on the sidewalk and not moving.

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  15. 1 person killed, 1 injured in Center stabbing attack; suspect in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Officers with the Center Police Department have arrested a 19-year-old man on felony murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charges in after one man was found dead with multiple stab wounds and another was injured early Thursday morning. Ka Paw Htoo, of Center, was arrested and charged with first-degree felony murder, and second-degree felony aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

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  16. Shelby County affidavit: Suspects conspired to beat, strip, rob victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Deputies with the Shelby County Sheriff's Office have arrested three people in connection to allegations that, after a bizarre chain of events, some of them beat a man with a baseball and their fists, threatened him with a knife, stripped him naked, tied him up with an electrical cord, and stole property from him. According to the arrest affidavit East Texas News obtained Wednesday, the suspects in the aggravated kidnapping case allegedly did all this because they thought the man had stolen drugs from one of them.

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  17. Wreck slows traffic on US 59 in LufkinRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2016 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    The new year has ushered in a new chapter for Shelby County leadership with the first day of work for District Attorney Stephen Shires, and his staff. Shires is a Center, TX native, and returned to his hometown over a decade ago to practice law.

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  18. One dead in 3-vehicle wreck on Hwy 7 West in Shelby CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    DPS is currently working a fatal accident Monday night. The wreck happened on Highway 7 West in Shelby County.

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  19. NuBlu Energy building natural gas plant in Port AllenRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2016 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    The facility will have a startup capacity of 30,000 gallons per day, expandable to 90,000 gallons. The company announced Thursday it also will have storage capacity of 100,000 gallons.

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