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Police Arrest Two Houston Residents in Connection with Thefts at Typhoon Texas

Marlon Thompson - Katy Police Department photo

By George Slaughter Katy Police have arrested and charged two Houston residents in connection with thefts last month at Typhoon Texas Water Park. Marlon Thompson, 36, was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance with intent to delivery. Jasmine Baker, 26, was charged with misdemeanor theft. On June 20, Katy Police were called to investigate the theft of several backpacks from unsuspecting owners who were visiting Typhoon Texas. The backpacks contained $4,869 worth of […]

Two Houston Women Arrested, Charged with Theft at Katy Mills Mall

Katy Police on Thursday confiscated these homemade booster bags and pliers believed to disable store security systems – Katy Police Department photo

By George Slaughter Katy Police arrested and charged two women with theft Thursday at the Katy Mills Mall. Police said Teniqua Baines, 33, of Houston, was charged with theft with two or more prior convictions, a felony, and possession of marijuana, a misdemeanor. Visha Reed, 35, also of Houston, was charged with theft and possession of a controlled substance. Both are misdemeanors. Police said the arrests are a result of a joint operation aimed at […]

Two Suspects Charged in Katy Robbery and Assault Case

J’Korean Keeshayn Hadnott – Katy Police Department photo

By George Slaughter Katy Police have charged two suspects with aggravated robbery and organized retail theft following a robbery at a Katy mobile phone store last week. J’Korean Keeshayn Hadnott, 17, of Spring, and a 16-year-old juvenile, have been charged. Katy Police said video surveillance taken at approximately 2:40 p.m. on April 13 showed two suspects entering the T-Mobile store at 801 FM 1463. Surveillance showed that one forcing employees to hand over several thousand […]