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A Galveston County jury Friday sentenced a man to nine years in prison for stabbing another man twice during an argument over slashed tires.

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The man who fell from the Galveston causeway last week, allegedly while trying to take a picture of himself, was arrested in Louisiana on Thursday, and charged with first-degree murder.

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An island woman was arrested Wednesday and charged with intoxicated manslaughter over the death of a Houston man in a crash on Broadway in Galveston in January.

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The 2-year-old Santa Fe boy who was found face down in a home swimming pool died late Wednesday, officials confirmed Thursday.

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An 85-year-old man was charged with manslaughter this week in connection with the March death of a Galveston woman killed in a wrong-way wreck, according to court records.

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Galveston County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested a Bacliff man Tuesday on drug charges while executing an arrest warrant at a San Leon residence, officials said.

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Two Houston women have been arrested and charged with crimes in connection to the investigation of the body of a 4-year-old boy found on a Galveston beach last fall, police announced on Wednesday morning.

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The man killed in an auto accident on Interstate 45 on Sunday morning was identified on Monday.

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The La Marque police officer who shot and killed a man who police said threatened a resident with a sword and later attacked an officer and police dog will not face criminal charges, officials announced Monday.

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At about 11 p.m. Friday, the Galveston Police Department responded to a crash involving a car and a bicycle on 69th Street at the intersection of Lasker Drive, police said. 

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A man was rescued from the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway on Friday afternoon, after he fell from the Galveston Causeway bridge, officials said. The man told his rescuers that he had been trying to take a picture before his fall.

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A Houston man is accused of running an illegal gambling business out of Bacliff, in the latest charge to come out of county authorities struggle to tamp down on illicit gaming.

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An argument in a Galveston parking lot ended with one man in the hospital on Wednesday and another in the county jail.

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Two people remained hospitalized on Thursday, a day after they were injured in a crash on Interstate 45 that closed down traffic for hours on Wednesday afternoon.

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A Houston man has been charged in connection with the 2017 shooting death of a man outside his girlfriend’s League City home, police said.

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A Dickinson man was charged Wednesday with felony manufacture and delivery of a controlled substance after a three-month drug investigation ended with law officers executing search and arrest warrants at his residence, officials said.

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Opening arguments are set for today in the trial of a League City woman accused of driving with a blood alcohol content more than three times the legal limit in an April 2017 car crash that killed an 8-year-old girl.

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A Houston man is accused of trying escape police by fleeing across the causeway early Wednesday morning, police said. He was stopped after crashing into a roadside ditch.

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A Royal Caribbean cruise ship crew member who went missing at sea last December jumped to his death, according to a recently-released report from the Bahamas Maritime Authority.

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A Galveston County Sheriffs Office deputy shot the tires of a car that was trying to flee the scene of a game room robbery early Sunday morning, according to the Hitchcock Police Department.