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The Galveston County Daily News : Police

April 17, 2014


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Local man charged with injuring child

LEAGUE CITY — A man who called 911 to report that his daughter was choking has been accused of causing life-threatening injuries to the 3-month-old infant, police said.

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Thursday 04/17/2014
Police investigating missing utility funds
Posted: April 17, 2014

LA MARQUE — The Galveston County District Attorney’s Office and La Marque police are investigating the suspected theft of less than $1,000 from the internal accounts of the city’s utility billing department.

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Rig damaged offshore stable
Posted: April 17, 2014

GALVESTON — An offshore drilling rig that began taking on water after it was struck by a large wave more than 100 miles south of Galveston remained stable Wednesday, a U.S. Coast Guard spokesman said.

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‘Shattered Dreams’ program comes to school
Posted: April 17, 2014

FRIENDSWOOD — Police, firefighters and first responders enacted a response to a fatal auto-pedestrian accident outside Friendswood High School on Wednesday, demonstrating to students the real-life consequences of drinking and driving.

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Wednesday 04/16/2014
Autopsy pending for stricken runner
Posted: April 16, 2014

GALVESTON — Officials have identified the runner who died Sunday after collapsing at the finish line of a half marathon in downtown Galveston as Kaytie Joiner, 27, of Edmon, Okla.

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Man charged with injury to a child
Posted: April 16, 2014

LEAGUE CITY — A Nassau Bay man accused of injuring a child was arrested Monday on a warrant, League City police said.

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Man sentenced to 30 years in prison
Updated: April 16, 2014 - 8:43 pm

TEXAS CITY — A man accused of choking a woman into unconsciousness during a home-invasion robbery in Texas City was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in prison.

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City promotes three police officers
Posted: April 16, 2014

LEAGUE CITY — Three League City police officers were promoted last week to the positions of captain, lieutenant and sergeant.

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Tuesday 04/15/2014
Galveston’s ongoing problems with abandoned buildings irks pastor
Posted: April 15, 2014

GALVESTON — The Rev. Nathaniel Brown notices when people are hanging around in his neighbor’s backyard — because most of the time they shouldn’t be there.

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