Suspect Arrested in Shooting of Katy Nail Salon Owner

By George Slaughter Authorities have arrested and charged a woman in connection to a shooting of a Katy nail salon owner shot over the Memorial Day weekend. The Harris County Sheriff’s Office said Joana Vara, 21, was arrested Thursday in the 7600 block of Fallbrook Drive. Vara’s sister, Quetzali Vara, 20, was arrested for evading after deputies were conducting a traffic stop on the vehicle she was in earlier that same evening. Vara was not […]

Harris County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Information on Aggravated Assault Suspect

Harris County Sheriff's Office is looking for information on this suspect (Harris County Sheriff's Office photo)

By George Slaughter The Harris County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying a woman wanted in the connection of the shooting of a Katy-area nail salon owner. In a news release, investigators released two images from the phone of the suspect who they believe shot the store owner. Sheriff’s deputies were alerted Saturday to a shots fired call by witnesses to a business at 21945 Katy Freeway in far west Harris County. […]