TX Police Say Teen BF Oscar Alvarado Did NOT Shoot Self, Houston GF Anabel Lopez 17, Arrested Manslaughter

HOUSTON, TX. (THECOUNT) — Anabel Lopez has been arrested in the murder of her boyfriend, Oscar Alvarado, after informing police Monday that the teen had accidentally shot himself.

Lopez, 17, was arrested Wednesday and charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of her boyfriend, Alvarado, also 17.

Houston Police were dispatched to a call of shots fired at a home on Jenikay Lane, in Houston, TX, on Monday morning.

When investigators arrived, they say Alvarado was found suffering from a gunshot wound to the shoulder.

The victim was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of gunshot injuries.

Deputies say Lopez first claimed Alvarado shot himself accidentally while playing with a gun, reports ABC13.

Lopez later claimed that she was the one playing with the gun when it accidentally discharged, fatally striking Alvarado.

Authorities did not comment on a possible motive in the shooting or whether or not it was accidental.

Lopez was transported to jail and is awaiting processing.

Anyone with possible information on the deadly incident may contact police at 911.

Houston is a large metropolis in Texas, extending to Galveston Bay. It’s closely linked with the Space Center Houston, the coastal visitor center at NASA’s astronaut training and flight control complex. The city’s relatively compact Downtown includes the Theater District, home to the renowned Houston Grand Opera, and the Historic District, with 19th-century architecture and upscale restaurants, according to wikipedia.

TX Woman Shot In Head Saturday Near Houston Strake Jesuit College Preparatory

HOUSTON, TX (THECOUNT) — Police are investigating after a woman was reportedly shot in the head in southwest Houston near Strake Jesuit College Preparatory.

The shooting happened around 9:08 p.m. in the 9000 block of Bellaire Boulevard, in Houston, TX.

Police are attempting to locate the woman, after she was reportedly being transported privately to a nearby hospital. Continue reading

TX Man Arrested After Killing Houston Mother After Refusing To Cook Him Dinner

HOUSTON, TX. (THECOUNT) — Gabriel Pereyra, of Houston, TX, has been identified as the suspect accused of stabbing his 67-year-old mother to death after she refused to cook him a meal.

Pereyra, 34, was arrested by Harris County deputies on Friday — the same day his mother was found lying on the ground outside her apartment, bleeding from the head.

The sheriff’s office said Pereyra stabbed her while she was seated in a chair. She then ran outside for help, collapsed and died on the sidewalk shortly after 5 p.m. Deputies found Pereyra inside the apartment covered in blood, according to a press release from the department. Continue reading

1 Dead In Houston Recording Studio Shooting Early Sunday Morning “Handguns, High Powered Rifles”

HOUSTON, TX. (THECOUNT) — Houston music studio, 2 The T Recording Studio, is believed to be the scene of a fatal shooting in the early morning hours of Sunday.

Police are searching for the gunman who shot up a music studio and killed one man in north Houston Sunday morning.

The recording studio is located at, 8520 Sweetwater Ln, Houston, TX 77037.

Deputies were called to a drive-by shooting at the studio located on Sweetwater and Smart Road around 12 a.m. Investigators say the gunman allegedly fired both handguns and high-powered rifles. Continue reading

TX Husband Arrested After Reporting Wife Raped In Posh Houston Afton Oaks Home

In a strange twist, the Houston husband who reported the violent rape of his wife by two men in their Afton Oaks home, has himself been arrested.

The unidentified husband initially told investigators last week that he discovered his wife beaten and covered in blood at their residence. Officers said she told them two men raped her.

But now Houston police say the husband has been arrested following an investigation into an alleged rape in the affluent Afton Oaks neighborhood. Continue reading

UPDATE: 10-Year-Old Houston Boy Found Dead Inside Dryer Electrocuted

Houston police a 10-year-old boy found dead in an apartment complex laundry room dryer died from electrocution.

According to police, several kids were playing hide-n-seek and having “Nerf gun wars” throughout the complex when the tragic accident occurred. His mother identified the victim as Fernando Hernandez Jr., a third grade student at Harris Elementary School.

Police are investigating after the boy was discovered lifeless by residents inside a clothes dryer located at, 12300 Fleming Dr., Houston, TX 77013.

Authorities initially said a domestic disturbance ended with the juvenile being stabbed to death at the Falls of Birchbrook apartment complex in the 12300 block of Fleming Drive around 5:45 p.m. Continue reading

Dozens Injured After AL School Tour Bus Crashes Down Ravine While Returning From Houston

The high schoolers involved in a tour bus crash are from Channelview, Texas and were on their way back home after a trip to Disney, a family member told KHOU11. The students are said to be members of the school’s marching band.

According to Loxley Police, I-10 eastbound is shut down because a tour bus has fallen off a ravine.

The bus was reportedly returning to Houston, Texas from a school trip.

Officials say 12 to 20 people were injured in the accident and up to 45 people were on the bus.

Major Anthony Lowery with Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office said multiple helicopters are responding to an accident involving a bus on I-10 near mile marker 57.

This is a developing story. Check back as details emerge.

Water “Swallowing” Second-Story Homes In Houston People Fleeing To Attics Rooftops

Some Houston residents affected by rising floodwaters are experiencing sudden surges that are literally filling some homes with water up to the second story within minutes, forcing people to hastily escape to their attic or rooftops.

First and foremost, do not seek shelter in your attic if you are attempting to flee floodwaters. You may become trapped. Unless your rooftop is directly accessible from your addict, get to your roof instead and wait on rescue crews. If you do not have access to your roof, and rising waters are forcing you into an attic or a closed room, stay calm, contact 911 immediately.

Rescuers answered thousands of desperate calls for help Sunday as floodwaters from the remnants of Hurricane Harvey rose high enough to begin filling second-story homes, and authorities urged stranded families to seek refuge on rooftops, reports valleycentral.com.

A fleet of helicopters, airboats and high-water vehicles confronted flooding so widespread that authorities had trouble pinpointing the worst areas. Rescuers got too many calls to respond to each one and had to prioritize life-and-death situations. Continue reading

Houston To LAX Jet Bomb Threat LIVESTREAM

Police responded to a plane that landed at Los Angeles International Airport due to a reported threat, according to airport police.

Details regarding the threat were not immediately available. Aerial video showed several law enforcement and fire department vehicles near the American Eagle plane on the tarmac at LAX.

American Eagle bomb threat lax houston

An armored police vehicle was positioned behind the plane, which departed from Houston Tuesday morning.

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CHILLING: Ghost Of Emilio Navaira Spotted In Doorway Of Home

A chilling photo of what appears to be the ghost of Emilio Navaira is going viral after being posted on social media late Tuesday afternoon.

A shadowy figure resembling Navaira was spotted in the doorway of the late singing icon’s home.

Emilio Navaira ghost photo

(From the post) The passing of Emilio Navaira has been so crazy today, especially the fact he lives in our neighborhood. Continue reading