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Authorities identify homicide victims

A coroner with the Southeast Texas Forensics Center in Tyler has ruled the deaths of two people found yesterday in an upstairs apartment over a garage at 128 Myrle Street a homicide, stating they died from gunshot wounds.

American Idol Audition Dates

American Idol Season 10 AuditionsBefore American Idol, Lee DeWyze worked as a paint store clerk in Mt. Prospect, IL. Kris Allen was a college student from Conway, AR. David Cook tended bar in Blue Springs, MO.

Longview Pawn shop burglars caught in the act

On June 22, 2010 at around 12:12 a.m., Longview Officers were dispatched to a business alarm at the Insta Cash Pawn shop at 1200 East Marshall Avenue.

Woman stabs common-law husband in argument

On June 21, 2010 at around 6:14 p.m., Longview Officers were dispatched to a family violence call at 304 Ave D #B.

Child dies after being left in vehicle

On June 18, 2010 at around 1:12 p.m., Longview Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to the Flamingo Mobile Home Park at 2403 Pine Tree Road #112 for a check welfare call.

Off-duty police officer nabs thief

On June 17, 2010 at around 11:45 p.m., Longview Officer Charles Whitlock was off-duty and on the way home from work when he spotted a theft suspect at the Food Fast convenience store at 1711 Judson Road.

Wanted man caught after car chase

On June 17, 2010 at around 5:54 p.m., Longview Police Officer Jeff Hall spotted a wanted fugitive on West Niblick at West Loop 281.

Longview man arrested after allegedly burning own child

On June 13, 2010 at around 9:00 p.m., Longview Officers responded to the emergency room of Good Shepherd Medical Center for an injury to a child call.

Police arrest 2 in connection with car wash burglary

Longview Police Detectives have arrested two men in connection with a burglary at a car wash.

Authorities find drugs and gun in search, arrest 2

On June 7, 2010 at around 3:20 pm, the Longview Police Department Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team assisted the Gregg County Organized Drug Enforcement (CODE) Unit with a narcotics search warrant at a residence located at 1406 B Timpson