Despite objections from his defense, an initial interview between police and defendant Jose Antonio Rios, 20, of Freeport made its way into the courtroom Wednesday in the second day of a trial where he faces a first-degree felony murder charge.
SWEENY — Two 13-year-old boys were alone when one shot the other in the face with a 9mm handgun, authorities say.
On Sunday, Faye Tootle turned 100. She recalls her time working at the headquarters of the U.S. Department of Defense under a Chief of Army Ordnance General as "an interesting, early life for a young person." Her job included typing notes which she would later burn to keep all confidential information from getting out.
Deputies responded to a call in reference to a stabbing where they found April Renee Franco, 42, with stab wounds in the 5100 block of CR 388A in Brazoria at about 5:43 a.m. Saturday. An ambulance took Franco to CHI St. Luke's Health-Brazosport where she was pronounced dead, according to a press release from the sheriff's office.
Despite the annual event delayed a little over a month due to Hurricane Harvey, the Brazosport Rotary 56th annual shrimp boil and fish fry fared well, organizers say.