Polk County Newswire (Page 2)

Polk County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Polk County, TX. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 171 in Polk County, TX

  1. Authorities: 2 homeless Livingston men drove man to woods, killed him with .22 rifleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Deputies with the Polk County Sheriff's Office have arrested two homeless Livingston man following an investigation in which a man's body was found in a wooded area Tuesday morning. According to a press release, the investigation started on Monday when the office learned from a witness that John Paul Rials, 26, was murdered by Delvin Lloyd King, 52, and a man later identified as Ryan Clayton Allen, 23. Throughout the night, officers with the sheriff's office and Livingston police made attempts to locate King and Allen, who are known to be homeless in Livingston, according to the press release.

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  2. DPS investigating after good Samaritan dies in Polk County wreckRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    DPS is investigating after a good Samaritan was killed in a Friday night wreck in Polk County, near the city of Seven Oaks. According to DPS preliminary reports, at approximately 9:30 p.m., a 2001 Lexus SUV traveling southbound rolled onto its top after striking debris in the roadway and came to rest in the southbound lanes.

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  3. Polk County Sheriff's Office deputies arrest 4th illegal dumping suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Foster Wayne Oliver, 56, of Livingston, was arrested and charged with felony illegal dumping. Deryl Oates, Polk County's environmental officer, said the charge is considered a felony if the junk is more than 1,000 pounds or more than 200 cubit feet.

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  4. Restaurant Report - Nacogdoches - 06/08/17Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... and McDonald's. Two ongoing investigations into people keeping too much junk on their respective properties by Polk County's environmental officer resulted in three felony arrests. Two ongoing investigations into people keeping too much junk on ...

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  5. Polk County authorities ramp up enforcement of trashy yardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Multiple ongoing investigations into people keeping too much junk on their respective properties by Polk County's environmental officer resulted in three felony arrests. They are just the first multiple suspects being arrested.

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  6. Family and friends plead for help to find missing East Texas manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... (936) 639-TIPS. Two ongoing investigations into people keeping too much junk on their respective properties by Polk County's environmental officer resulted in three felony arrests. Two ongoing investigations into people keeping too much junk on ...

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  7. Livingston PD: Woman involved in May 19 shooting incident had child in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Livingston Police officers arrested a 27-year-old woman Thursday in connection to allegations that she was involved in a shooting incident on May 19 in which a man is suspected of driving up to a house and firing two or three shots toward the home. Lashunda Smith, of Livingston, is still being held in the Polk County jail on a felony aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge, and three misdemeanor charges - driving while license invalid, possession of drug paraphernalia, and failure to appear.

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  8. 3 Polk County residents arrested on felony charges for having too much junk in yardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Two ongoing investigations into people keeping too much junk on their respective properties by Polk County's environmental officer resulted in three felony arrests. According to Deryl Oates, Polk County's environmental officer, Stormy Lee Early, 36, of Onalaska, and Franklin Joeseph Steep, 62, and Teresa Estell Stepp, 48, both of Livingston, were all charged with felony dumping.

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  9. Corrigan PD: Woman arrested after 8-year-old child tests positive for methRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Officers with the Corrigan Police Department arrested a 36-year-old woman Wednesday in connection after an 8-year-old child tested positive for methamphetamine. Donna Louise Weatherly, of Corrigan, is still being held in the Polk County Jail on a felony endangering a child charge.

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  10. Livingston PD: Man got into fight with friend, stabbed him in faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Officers with the Livingston Police Department arrested a 50-year-old man on a felony aggravated assault charge on June 2 in connection to allegations that he got into a fight with his friend and used a knife to stab him in the face. Joe Willard Messec Jr., of Livingston, is still being held in the Polk County jail on a first-degree felony aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge.

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  11. 2 suspects in death of man found in abandoned Polk County home indictedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A Polk County grand jury has indicted two people in connection to death of a man whose body was found in a home in the 400 block of West Sherwood last March. The grand jury indicted Simon Villanueva, 41, of Livingston, on a first-degree felony murder charge in connection to the death of Darrell Parsons.

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  12. Corrigan PD: 30-year-old man led officers on high-speed chase, damaged CPD patrol unitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Officers with the Corrigan Police Department arrested a 30-year-old man on a list of felony and misdemeanor charges after he fled a traffic stop, led police on a high-speed chase, and damaged a CPD patrol unit early Thursday morning. Justin Ivy, of Corrigan, is still being held in the Polk County jail on three felony charges - aggravated assault of a public servant, evading arrest or detention with a vehicle, obstruction or retaliation, and tamper or fabricate physical evidence.

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  13. Former head of Livingston Isd Rotc accepts 15 years for improper relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A former Livingston ISD employee who had an improper relationship with a 14-year-old girl took a plea bargain deal of 15 years in prison shortly before jury selection for his trial was set to begin Tuesday. Herbert Nelson Lloyd, 58, of Livingston, pleaded guilty to second-degree felony improper relationship between an educator and student and second-degree felony indecency with a child, according to Polk County District Attorney William Lee Hon.

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  14. Terrell County Sheriff: Livingston man, 4 others stole vehicles, trailers from ranchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Officers with the Livingston Police Department arrested an 18-year-old man on a felony theft charge out of Terrell County in connection to allegations that he and four other suspects stole two vehicles, two trailers, a skid loader, and tools from a ranch there. Johnny Riley, of Livingston, was booked into the Polk County jail on a third-degree felony theft between $30,000 and $100,000 charge.

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  15. Affidavit: Livingston man punched firefighter at scene of house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | KXXV-TV Waco

    A deputy with the Polk County Sheriff's Office arrested a 40-year-old man Sunday after he punched a firefighter at the scene of a house fire. Jeremiah Joel Smith, 40, of Livingston, was booked into the Polk County jail on a state-jail felony assault of a public servant charge.

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  16. Livingston PD: Couple who left 9-year-old at store had partially smoked K2 cigarette in carRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... influence of some type of drug. Debbie Nelson, 38, and Kenneth Nelson, 37, of Livingston, were booked into the Polk County on a felony endangering a child charge and a Class B misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance charge. Parish said that ...

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  17. Livingston PD: Man fired 2-3 shots at home, hit car in drivewayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Officers with the Livingston Police Department arrested a 21-year-old man on May 19 in connection to allegations that he drove up to a house, fired two or three shots, and sped off away in his car. Christopher Lynn Wyatt was booked into the Polk County Jail on a felony aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge.

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  18. Polk County DA: Man accused of assaulting grandmother a 'no show' in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A 25-year-old Livingston man accused of assaulting his grandmother in August of 2016 now has felony warrants out for his arrest after he was a "no show" at a Polk County court hearing on Tuesday. Polk County District Attorney Lee Hon said that Thorn Allen Kinser, 25, didn't show up for a court hearing on Tuesday, and his bonds were forfeited.

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  19. Tanager Energy Commences Operations on Additional Yegua Prospect Areas in Polk County, TexasRead the original story

    May 15, 2017 | World News Report

    Tanager Energy Inc. , which owns a 50% working interest in a 312.5 square mile area of mutual interest with Paleo Oil Company, LLC, in East Texas, is pleased to provide an operational update on its Polk County, Texas drilling program. Technical information obtained from the Raptor discovery wells has now been fully integrated into our exploration program and seismic models.

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  20. Corrigan man accepts 5 years probation for stealing prescription meds from momRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | KSWO

    ... so he could steal it. He also cleaned out his mother's bank account. According to a spokesperson for the Polk County Sheriff's Office, Steve Edward Knight pleaded guilty to a felony exploitation of the elderly charge. When Knight was arrested back ...

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