TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas — Authorities said a Travis County homeowner ended up stabbing a man he saw stealing his University of Texas flag Thursday morning.
Travis County Jail records show the 18-year-old robbery suspect, Emilio Castañeda-Cisneros, was treated for his injury and was in custody Thursday afternoon with a bail set at $20,000.
An arrest warrant affidavit said deputies responded to a 911 call at a home in the 500 block of Tudor House Road near Wells Branch Parkway about 9 a.m. Thursday.
According to a report, the homeowner had been in his kitchen when he heard voices outside his house.
TWINSBURG, Ohio — Authorities said a fight between a father and his son reportedly led to a deadly shooting in Twinsburg.
Officers responded to a report of gunfire at a domestic disturbance at 2425 Sherwin Drive on Tuesday evening.
Police said officers fatally shot Charles Robert Shaw, 76, after allegedly killing his son Scott Robert Shaw, 55, and injuring an unidentified female.
A woman who identified herself as Kelly called 911 and told a dispatcher that her father-in-law had just shot her husband.
Police arrived at the home around 5:45 p.m. and they can clearly be heard on the recording repeatedly telling Charles Shaw to drop his gun.
AMARILLO, Texas – Police said a 35-year-old man was robbed and shot in the hip during a home invasion on Wednesday morning.
According to reports, officers were sent to Northwest Texas Hospital about 1 a.m. after a gunshot victim had been transported to the emergency room by a private vehicle.
It was revealed that the man was the victim of a robbery in his home in the 100 block of South McMasters Street.
Reports say four black males came in through the victim’s doorway and attacked him when he opened it.
AKRON, Ohio – According to reports, a 41-year-old Akron man has been charged after being accused of attacking and raping his housecleaner, then locking her inside his apartment until she jumped out a window.
Ladan Watson is charged with two counts of rape, felonious assault and abduction. He is scheduled Monday for an appearance in Akron Municipal Court.
Watson was arrested by Akron police at his apartment about 5 a.m. Saturday.
The 31-year-old victim reported on Friday that she went to clean Watson’s apartment in the 200 block of Crosby Street.
Court records show Watson was using drugs while the woman cleaned the apartment. Watson then grabbed a gun and pointed it at her.
HOUSTON, Texas — Authorities said they are searching Saturday for the suspect in the Friday shooting death of a uniformed sheriff’s deputy.
Harris County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Deputy Thomas Gilliland said police were speaking with a person who has information about the shooting that took place at a suburban Houston gas station while the deputy was filling up his patrol car.
He said no one has been charged and the intensive search for a suspect is ongoing.
Another spokesman, Ryan Sullivan, said that Deputy Darren Goforth, 47, was pumping gas about 8:30 p.m. Friday when a man approached him from behind and fired multiple shots.
FORT WORTH, Texas — According to reports, a robber was fatally shot in the head Tuesday afternoon after he and another man broke into an apartment in southwest Fort Worth demanding “everything.”
The shooting was reported shortly after 1 p.m. at the Cameron Creek Apartments in the 5200 block of Bryant Irvin Road in the Cityview area of southwest Fort Worth.
Brad White, 21, said two men rushed into their apartment while he was with his girlfriend and their month-old baby, along with a male roommate.
“They came in and started fighting us, trying to gouge our eyes out,” White said.
EUCLID, Ohio – Authorities in Euclid are looking for a man who allegedly stole $21,000 during an armed robbery at a Dave’s Supermarket on Sunday.
Police officers responded to a report of an armed robbery about 9:20 p.m. at the Shore Center Drive store.
The local supermarket was closed to the public at the time of the incident, and there were only a few employees remaining.
An employee told police that he was outside the store when an unknown man approached him from behind and put a gun to the small of his back. The man allegedly demanded money.
AKRON, Ohio — Authorities have issued warrants for an Akron man they believe broke into 14 storage units and allegedly stole belongings between Aug. 15 and Aug. 18.
Authorities are searching for 47-year-old James R. Moore Jr. in connection with the theft at Park Place Equipment Storage in the 3284 East Waterloo Road.
Police believe the suspect cut the locks and broke into some storage units twice, came back again Thursday night or early Friday.
“The owner spotted the man as he was coming onto the lot and followed him,” said Sgt. Eric East public information officer for the Springfield Police Department.
AMARILLO, Texas — Authorities said Monday two people were facing auto theft charges Sunday after officers apprehended the driver of a stolen SUV and a passenger then fled in the vehicle.
According to reports, police initially responded to a stolen vehicle report at Red Roof Inn, 6800 W. Interstate 40.
The vehicle was described as a green 2002 Chevrolet Avalanche that was stolen in the night. Police said officers broadcast that information and spotted the vehicle.
At 10:08 a.m., officers noticed a green Chevrolet Avalanche with the same tag number at a traffic light on Southeast 10th Avenue and South Buchanan Street. They then stopped the vehicle, and the driver, Jason Ellsworth Wilson, got out of it.
CLEVELAND, Ohio — A police report says a female has been accused of biting a Cleveland woman in the ear after smashing the woman’s car windows.
The incident took place about 4 a.m. Sunday at a home on East 152nd Street near Plato Avenue.
The victim told police that she woke up when she heard glass shatter outside the home. She then went outside and saw a female she knows only as “Samone” running from the backyard, the report said.
The woman noticed that her windshield and rear window were shattered. Police said a brick was used to smash the glass.