CROSBY, Texas (FOX 26) - Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg released the following statement on Friday:
Companies should be on notice that we care when they pollute our air, our water, our environment. We are looking into exactly what happened at the plant. We are gathering facts and we will apply the law. Arkema is under criminal investigation.
The statement follows a lawsuit filed by first responders on Sept. 7 and a statement from the Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan on Sept. 26 that his office would file a lawsuit against Arkema, Inc.