Category archives for: Crime

Hoodies…what is it with hoodies?

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By LeaAnne Klentzman What’s up with Hoodies? When did they become the go-to ensemble for crooks? Was it that long ago that only athletes would be caught in public in such a get-up? Now, more often than not, when the description of a suspect is given…someone is sport’n a Hoodie. Like last week, when a […]

Man convicted in 4th DWI

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By LeaAnne Klentzman  In the same court where, less than a month ago, a former deputy sheriff was sentenced to probation for killing his girlfriend/ co-worker in a drunk driving accident, another local man is sentenced to 15 years for his fourth DWI. Four times Jamie Lee Gamez, 37 of Needville, has been arrested and […]

An eight year old child killed in traffic accident

By LeaAnne Klentzman  Early Tuesday morning an eight year old child was killed in a traffic accident in north Fort Bend County. At press time no details on the identity of those involved were available. According to authorities, the accident occurred about 6:15 a.m., Tuesday, February 25, near the intersection of Falcon Park Drive and […]

Special Crime Alert issued

By LeaAnne Klentzman  Crime Stoppers has issued a Special Alert in their quest to identify an aggravated robbery suspect. In late January, around 2 a.m., a lone robber crawled through the drive-through window at Jack in the Box on Highway 6S near Fresno and threatened the staff with what appeared to be a handgun in […]

New Territory robbers busted

By LeaAnne Klentzman A residential robbery leads to the bust of three in a multi-jurisdictional robbery ring. On a Saturday in late January, Sheriff’s deputies were called to investigate an armed robbery in the 6500 block of Kendall Creek Drive in the New Territory subdivision. Sheriff’s spokesman Bob Haenel said, “Detectives met with three victims […]

What was he thinking?

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By LeaAnne Klentzman  Talk about the most reviled guy in the neighborhood! So not long ago this guy calls cops saying two helmeted thugs on 4 wheelers roll up, and shot his dog, on the end of a leash, mind you, and then they just rode away. Didn’t make much sense, but it was gut […]

Fort Bend Animal Shelter takes hit

By LeaAnne Klentzman  In the early morning hours of Valentine’s Day Sheriff’s deputies responded to a criminal mischief call at the Fort Bend County Animal Shelter on Blume Road. According to Sheriff’s spokesman Bob Haenel, when workers arrived for work they discovered several shots had been fired at the facility in the middle of the […]

Rough week for crooks

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By LeaAnne Klentzman  This past week two off duty police officers have shot suspects in the act. One collection of brain trusts tried to rob an off-duty Houston officer; the other a burglar tried to steer-dog the officer. Fatal error! What we have here appears to be catastrophic miscalculation on the part of crooks with […]

Father and step-mother charged with child abuse

By LeaAnne Klentzman  “A man and wife, who live in the Sugar Land area, have been indicted on multiple accounts of Injury to a Child”, said Fort Bend Sheriff’s spokesman Bob Haenel. This case came to light in late 2013 when a 9 year old boy was able to get free from the closet where […]

Vehicular Manslaughter charges reduced for former detective

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By LeaAnne Klentzman Vehicular manslaughter charges against a former sheriff’s detective have been reduced to Class B Misdemeanor DWI. Early one October Sunday morning in 2012, Fort Bend Sheriff’s Detectives Moses Perez and Shelly Nicodemus were involved in an off duty motorcycle accident. At the time of the accident Assistant Katy police chief Tim Tyler […]

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