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5-month-old Texas boy missing, parents in custody

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the El Paso Police Department are searching for a five-month-old boy after his family has been found.

ETX officials seek man wanted for theft, has 15-year criminal history

Crime Stoppers of Lufkin is seeking the public's help locating a local man wanted for warrants.

Traffic delayed on I-20 WB due to car fire

Smith County authorities tell FOX51 that a vehicle fire is delaying traffic on Interstate 20. Westbound traffic is delayed near mile marker 571, which is the Highway 271 exit.

Officials release name of victim in Rusk Co. fatal, Tatum football team to honor late former athlete

A Rusk County teenager is dead after a car accident, Saturday morning. Michael Ochetto, Jr., 18, of Henderson, was killed when his car struck a culvert.

Smith County DPS releases name of victim in fatal hit and run

Smith County DPS Troopers are investigating a hit and run that left one man dead over the weekend. Jack Thomas Arnold, Jr., 43, of Tyler, was killed after being hit by a car around 10:00 p.m., Sunday night.

UPDATE: ETX man in critical condition after two-vehicle rollover wreck

An elderly man is in critical condition after an early morning two-vehicle wreck. It happened around 9:30 a.m. in the southbound lane of Eastman Road near Hollybrook Drive in Longview.

18-wheeler strikes fire hydrant, city water temporarily turned off

The city of Trinity is turning off the city's water after an 18-wheeler struck a fire hydrant. Crews are on the scene right now working to fix the problem. They hope to have the problem solved as soon as possible.

The one JFK conspiracy theory that could be true

During the half century since President John F. Kennedy was assassinated, you may have heard about a few conspiracy theories.

Senator John Cornyn kicks off bid for re-election

Republican Senator, John Cornyn, has kicked off his bid for re-election. He was joined by Governor Rick Perry at a rally in Austin.

Area man stabbed in carjacking

A Longview woman armed herself and approached the front door of her Pine Tree home when her guard dogs began barking loudly at 2:45 a.m. Friday.