Posted: Jan 23, 2013 2:31 AM
Updated: Jan 23, 2013 2:31 AM
HOUSTON (AP) A 22-year-old man has been charged in the shootings at a Houston-area community college that left him and two others wounded. The Harris County Sheriff's Office identifies the suspect as Carlton Berry. Authorities say a fight between two people erupted in gunfire yesterday at a Lone Star College campus in suburban Houston.
DALLAS (AP) A Dallas woman convicted in the dehydration death of her 10-year-old stepson has been sentenced to 85 years in prison. Forty-four-year-old Tina Marie Alberson was convicted last week in the July 2011 death of Jonathan James. The boy was denied water for days during record-high temperatures in North Texas.
HOUSTON (AP) The star prosecution witness in the trial of convicted financier R. Allen Stanford has been sentenced to five years in prison for bilking investors out of more than $7 billion. James Davis was sentenced in Houston federal court yesterday. Davis had faced up to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty in 2009.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) Two instructors at a San Antonio Air Force base will be court-martialed on charges arising from a sex scandal. Staff Sergeants Eddy Soto and Donald Davis have been scheduled for separate military trials to begin January 28th at Lackland Air Force Base. In all, 32 instructors have been under investigation at Lackland.