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Authorities searching for sex offender who cut off ankle monitor

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added James Anthony Rubio, 55, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender list, and a $5,000 cash reward is now offered for information leading to his capture.

UPDATE: Grandparents of scalded baby not eligible for parole until 2025

UPDATE (WEDNESDAY, 4:50 pm): Kenneth and Shelley Walker were sentenced Wednesday to 25 years in prison each.

UPDATE: Sentencing phase underway for grandparents found guilty of scalding toddler in tub

UPDATE (WEDNESDAY, 4:50 pm): Kenneth and Shelley Walker were sentenced Wednesday to 25 years in prison each.

Driverless car carrying kids lands in yard

A woman was dragged by her own vehicle and 2 young children were inside the car at the time. Police say the woman was at a birthday party with a 6 and 10 year old in the car.

UPDATE: Tyler PD recovers vehicle in Walmart gun heist; suspects at large

UPDATE (Wednesday):  The Tyler Police Department tells Fox 51 they recovered the suspect’s vehicle Wednesday morning involved in Monday's Walmart gun heist.

Plans for local adult store raises a few eyebrows

In a curve on FRJ Drive — a road between Cotton Street and U.S. 80 — a new metal building sits ready while owners wait for approval of a license to open a sexually oriented business.

Rangers Postseason Possibilities

The Texas Rangers are guaranteed at least one game of postseason play, but that's all they know right now. It all depends on who wins todays game in Oakland.

Plan for adult store raises a few eyebrows

In a curve on FRJ Drive — a road between Cotton Street and U.S. 80 — a new metal building sits ready while owners wait for approval of a license to open a sexually oriented business.

Cause undetermined in late night Tyler house fire

The cause of a house fire that happened in Tyler late Tuesday night has not yet been determined.

Fashions for the Rose Festival

Harley Hooper stops by to talk about a few fashion tips for men headed to events during the Tyler Rose Festival. To see more of what his store offers visit www.harleysformen.com.