Friends and family are mourning the loss of two girls from Atascocita High School after a car they were riding in crashed into a tree and split in half early on Wednesday morning. The suspected drunk driver, 17-year-old Jagger Smith, walked away with minor injuries.
It was a case that shocked the city — a former football star and his wife murdered in their Bellaire home. Police arrested their son for the crime, but now there's a new twist. A witness told police one of the victims, Antonio Armstrong Sr., was involved in a prostitution ring and received death threats.
A man who was charged in the so-called honor killings of his daughter's husband and friend took the witness stand in his own defense.
The prominent Houston cardiologist who was murdered on his way to work on Friday was shot three times. His cause of death, according to the Harris County Medical Examiner, was a gunshot wound to the head, torso and left arm or shoulder.
Houston police released surveillance video of two men they believe are behind a deadly shooting that happened in February. They hope someone identifies them.
Santa Fe High School students walked through their campus on Wednesday for the first time since the deadly shooting in May.