News Brief for Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Medical providers, clinic owners and pharmacists were arrested along with drug dealers and traffickers. According to investigators, they were all part of a drug trafficking network here in Houston.

Law enforcement officers took the stand today in the trial of Ron Haskell. The defense has argued Haskell was driven by insanity when he killed his in-laws and four of their children. However, officers testified today that he did not appear to be mentally ill after the shooting.

The Galveston Bay Foundation has graded the overall health of the Galveston Bay as a C for the fifth straight year.

A confrontation between animal rights activists and a dog owner was caught on camera.