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10/2/2012 - September 2012 Press Release

                    

PRESS RELEASE

The end of August was really busy for the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers and the month of September has also started out busy.

On September 1, 2012, the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers received information that Gwendolyn Kennedy was located at a hotel in Longview, TX. Longview Police Department was notified and went to the location, where Ms. Kennedy was arrested. Ms. Kennedy was wanted out of Lone Star/Morris County for Aggravated Robbery.

On September 12, 2012, information was received that Johnny Caraballo was located at a residence in Camp County, Texas. Camp County Deputies went to the location and found Mr. Caraballo hiding in a closet to avoid apprehension. Mr. Caraballo was wanted for a Parole Violation for Unauthorized Use of Motor Vehicle by Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.

Ms. Kennedy and Mr. Caraballo were featured on our website, Facebook page and in multiple media outlets throughout Northeast Texas. These media and social outlets have been instrumental in getting the information out to the people who are calling in the tips and information.

At the September meeting of the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers, the five tips for the end of August and first of September were voted on by the Board of Directors. These tips resulted in six arrests and the clearing of thirty-two felony warrants out of Titus, Morris and Franklin Counties. The Board of Directors approved a total of $1925.00 in tips to be paid out to these anonymous tipsters.

If you have information on any wanted felony fugitive or any felony crime, please call the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers at (903) 577-TIPS (8477). Please visit our Facebook page and website at www.netacrimestoppers.org for Crimes of the Week, wanted fugitives, crime prevention tips and news of our Crime Stoppers program. Remember, all we want is your information.  You will never be asked for your name!


9/28/2012 - NETACS to Set Up Drop Box for Cell Phones for Soldiers

The Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers will be setting up a drop-box at our booth at the Mt. Vernon CountryFest on October 13, 2012 on the downtown square supporting Cell Phones for Soldiers.

Cell Phones for Soldiers will give a one (1) hour telelphone calling card to one of our military personnel for every donation of a gently used cell phone. Please come out and support our troops as well as help the environmental impact of throwing phones and batteries into landfills.

Since 2004, Cell Phones for Soldiers...

  • Raised more than $7 million and provided more than 150 million minutes of free talk time
  • Mails approximately 12,000 calling cards each week
  • Recycled more than 10 million cell phones, reducing the impact on landfills
  • July 2012 launched Helping Heroes Home, to provide emergency funds for returning veterans to alleviate communication challenges as well as physical, emotional and assimilation hardships.

 


9/20/2012 - September Meeting Leads to Five Payments
The Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers met tonight and voted to pay $1925.00 total for the five (5) tips received that resulted in six (6) felony arrests and the clearing of thirty-two (32) felony warrants.

9/13/2012 - Press Release for Month of August
The end of August was busy for the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers! A total of three (3) felony arrests were made off of tips received through our Crime Stoppers tip line. These three arrests cleared a total of twenty-eight (28) felony warrants in Morris, Titus, and Franklin Counties.

The first arrest occurred on August 21, 2012, when Richard Grant and Umekia Lawson were arrested after the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers received a tip that they were located in Mt. Pleasant, Texas. Officers from the Mt. Pleasant Police Department responded to the location provided by the tipster and were able to take both into custody.

Mr. Grant and Ms. Lawson were both wanted for entering a church in Morris County without the consent of the owner and stealing a checkbook. After stealing the checkbook, they then wrote checks for cash in various locations in Titus and Morris Counties.

The arrest of Mr. Grant and Ms. Lawson cleared twenty five (25) felony warrants held by the Morris and Titus County Sheriff’s Offices on these subjects.

On August 27, 2012, another tip received by the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers resulted in the arrest of Kevin Scott Burnett in Avinger, TX on three (3) felony warrants for burglary of a habitation and burglary of a building.

Mr. Grant and Mr. Burnett had been featured on our website, Facebook page and in multiple media outlets throughout northeast Texas. We would like to thank the Mt. Pleasant Police Department, Cass County Sheriff’s Office and Hughes Springs Police Department for their assistance in the apprehension of these wanted felons.

If you have information on any wanted felony fugitive or felony crime, please call Crime Stoppers at (903) 577-TIPS (8477). Please visit our Facebook page and website at www.netacrimestoppers.org for Crimes of the Week, wanted fugitives, crime prevention tips and news of our Crime Stoppers program. Remember, all we want is your information and you will never be asked for you name.

9/4/2012 - Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers Partners with Daingerfield ISD

On September 4, 2012, the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers met with the Principals and Superintendent of the Daingerfield Independent School District. After discussing our program and how we can benefit the school district, Daingerfield ISD has decided to partner with the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers.

Over the next few days, students will start seeing our posters around the the Junior and High School campuses. If you have information on any crime occurring at the school, please call the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers at (903) 577-TIPS. You can also submit a Web Tip from our website or Text a Tip by texting NTX plus your tip information to 274637 (CRIMES)

Remember, all we want is your information and not your name. You will not have to give your name and you will not have to testify in court.


9/4/2012 - Bad Month for Fugitives

Just received word that Gwendolyn Kennedy was arrested on September 1, 2012 by the Longview Police Department after a tip was received by the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers.

With her arrest, the last week of August and first part of September resulted in the arrest of four (4) felony fugitives which cleared a total of twenty-nine (29) felony warrants in Franklin, Morris and Titus Counties.

With these arrests and the total amount of tips coming in to our hotline, we are on track to have a record breaking year. Everyone please keep up the good work and continue to call in Wanted Fugitives and Felony Crimes.

If you have any information on wanted Felony Fugitives or Felony Crimes, please call the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers at (903) 577-TIPS. You can also submit an anonymous Web Tip from our website or text in your tip by typing NTX plus your tip information to 274367 (CRIMES)

Remember, all we want is your information and not your name!


8/22/2012 - Tip Results in Two Arrests on Twenty-Four Felony Warrants
Richard Grant and Umekia Lawson were arrested August 21, 2012 after the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers received a tip that they were located in Mt. Pleasant, Texas. Mt. Pleasant Police Department responded to location provided by the tipster and was able to take both into custody.

Mr. Grant and Ms. Lawson were wanted after entering a church in Morris County without the consent of the owner and stealing a checkbook. After stealing the checkbook, they then wrote checks for cash in various locations in Titus and Morris Counties.

The arrest of Mr. Grant and Ms. Lawson today cleared twenty-four (24) felony warrants and three (3) misdemeanor warrants. We would like to thank the Mt. Pleasant Police Department for their quick response when they received the tip and assisting with the apprehension of the Grant and Lawson.

Grant        Lawson


8/21/2012 - Morris County Wanted Fugitive Featured on KLTV Crime Fighters

UPDATE -- Mr. Grant was apprended on a Crime Stoppers tip on August 21, 2012 in Mt. Pleasant, TX.

Richard James Grant was featured last night on KLTV Channel 7 Crime Fighters. Below is the video so you can go and watch.

Remember, if you have information on this or any other felony fugitives or felony crimes -- call the Northeast Texas 

Area Crime Stoppers. If your tip leads to an arrest, you could receive a reward of up to $1000.00.


8/21/2012 - Presentation Given to Teachers & Staff of Paul Pewitt CISD
On August 21, 2012, the Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers gave a presentation to the teachers and staff of Paul Pewitt CISD. The presentation covered the history of crime stoppers, how the program works and how our new TipSoft software with anonymous Web and Text Tips can help to make their campus a safer place for students and employees.

7/24/2012 - Watermelon Festival

The Northeast Texas Area Crime Stoppers will have a booth set up on Saturday, July 28th at the Watermelon Festival in Naples, TX.

Please come by and visit with us and see how we can get you free money!


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