Law & Order

Two Students Arrested, Charged with Making Terroristic Threats

FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Fort Bend News) – Two Fort Bend County students have been arrested and charged with making terroristic threats after posting on social media. On Feb. 16, the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office was notified about two separate school threats made through social media, specifically through Snapchat. The first threat was Friday morning. The Fort Bend […]

Threats Under Investigation at Two School Campuses

FORT BEND ISD (Covering Fort Bend News) – The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two threats at local school campuses today, just two days after a deadly mass shooting at a Florida High School. Fort Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls will hold a press conference at 4 p.m. today releasing more information and […]

Statewide Warrant Roundup in Progress

MISSOURI CITY (Covering Fort Bend News) – Missouri City is taking part in the Statewide Warrant Roundup again, allowing offenders to settle their fines without going to jail. Payments will be accepted in person and by phone through Friday, Feb. 23. Individuals who do not settle their fines risk arrest by the Missouri City Police Department […]

Suspects on the Run After Shooting Uber Driver

UPDATE: According to the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office, the driver is registered as an Uber driver but has never worked as one so this incident has no connection to his Uber registration. FORT BEND COUNTY (Covering Fort Bend News) – Three suspects are on the lose after shooting an Uber driver and stealing his […]

Pair of Thieves Strike Out at Two Locations

SUGAR LAND (Covering Fort Bend News) – Sugar Land police are looking for two men seen on surveillance video attempting to pry open a locked door inside an ATT store at 310 State Highway 6. Police responded to an alarm on Feb. 5 at 9:23 p.m. Officers located a window that was shattered by a […]

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Richmond Man and Others Charged in $7 Million International Investment Scam  

HOUSTON (Covering Fort Bend)  – Charges were unsealed today against six individuals for their alleged participation in an elaborate international advance fee and money laundering scheme. The scheme allegedly involved the impersonation of Branch Banking & Trust (BB&T) and JPMorgan Chase (Chase) executives, the fabrication of U.S. government documents, the creation of fraudulent investment agreements in […]