"Texas 7" Gang Member Loses Federal AppealThe 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has rejected an appeal from a death row inmate who was part of the notorious "Texas 7" gang of escaped prisoners.
"Texas 7" Gang Member Gets August Execution DateA death row inmate who was part of the notorious "Texas 7" gang of escaped prisoners has received an execution date.
Barefoot Inmate Who Escaped From County Van CapturedAlthough he was handcuffed and barefoot, Justin Gonzalez managed to escaped from a police van, but his freedom was fleeting. Today he is back in custody and facing a new charge.
Man Sentenced For Stealing Identity Of Deceased Texas BabyA Pennsylvania man who assumed the identity of a baby who died in Texas in 1972 has been sentenced to more than two years in federal prison after the baby's aunt discovered the ruse on Ancestry.com.
Escapee Captured In Ellis CountyAuthorities spent more than 24 hours looking for David Weldon Rowe who was in jail for DWI, evading arrest, disorderly conduct and fraud.
Ancestry.com Helps Family Of Dead Boy Find Texas Escapee Posing As HimFederal prosecutors say Ancestry.com helped the family of a baby who died in Texas discover that a Pennsylvania man had assumed the child's identity.
Increased Reward Continues For Texas Most Wanted FugitiveDuring the month of May DPS continues to have an increased reward for information leading to the capture of a convicted murderer. Jose Fernando Bustos-Diaz was convicted for a murder in 2005.
Escaped North Texas Sex Offender Found Dead In S.C.Brent Allen Jozefkowicz cut off his ankle bracelet tracking device and walked away from a Fort Worth halfway house on August 4. He was found dead on a South Carolina Beach August 15.
'Texas 7' Gang Member Set For February Execution One of the infamous "Texas 7" gang of escapees now has an execution date.
Authorities Catch Escaped Inmate With Dallas Co. TiesAn inmate from the Kyle Correctional Facility in Kyle has escaped after he was seen climbing a fence at approximately 2:20 p.m. Saturday.
Terrell Hospital Escapee CapturedAfter three days on the run, Dallas County Sheriff's Deputies have captured a man who escaped Terrell State Hospital's custody on Saturday afternoon.
Police: Escaped Florida Prisoners Had Inside HelpTwo convicted killers who used forged release documents to escape their life sentences are being grilled by Florida law enforcement authorities who say they expect to make more arrests.