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‘Modern day slavery scheme’: Two dozen indicted on human smuggling, labor trafficking charges

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – A nearly 60-page-long indictment is charging two dozen people with conducting what is being described as a “modern-day slavery” scheme, a human smuggling and labor trafficking operation involving Mexican and Central American workers. The newly unsealed indictment accuses the Patricio Transnational Criminal Organization of using a work visa program to […]

Brazos County Crime Stoppers searching for wanted woman

BRAZOS COUNTY, Texas – The Brazos County Crime Stoppers need your help to find a wanted woman. Jeanette Allen is wanted for Theft $2,500 to $30,000 and False Statements Property/Credit by the Brazos County Sheriff’s Office. Her last known address was on Devonshire Street in Bryan. If anyone has information on Allen’s whereabouts, you can contact Crimestoppers […]
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Amarillo area reports 133 new cases of COVID-19, one death, 428 recoveries

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – The Amarillo Public Health Department reported 133 new cases of COVID-19 in the community Monday. The department also reported one new COVID-19 related death as well as 428 recoveries. Potter County reported 51 new cases of COVID-19 and 179 recoveries. Randall County reported 82 new cases of COVID-19, one COVID-19-related death […]

Ascension Academy student receives National Merit Commended Scholar award

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — Officials with Ascension Academy announced Monday that one of its seniors has been named a National Merit Commended Scholar. According to a news release, Emma Engler, a member of the class of 2022, received this honor, along with approximately 4,300 students across the state and approximately 34,500 at the national level. […]

Beto O’Rourke to campaign for Texas governor in Amarillo; will host meet-and-greet

AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — Former U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke is stopping in Amarillo next month to raise awareness about his gubernatorial campaign. According to his campaign website, O’Rourke and his team are scheduled for a campaign meet-and-greet at 6 p.m. Dec. 13 in Amarillo. The location for the event has not been determined. The event […]