Do you know her? Houston woman searching for good Samaritan to thank for returning her lost wallet
A Houston area woman recently lost her Prada wallet which contained hundreds of dollars. In an act of remarkable kindness, a Good Samaritan returned the wallet to her doorstep before the owner even realized it was missing.
PHOTOS: One year ago - Toddler who vanished for 3 days in Grimes County reunites with officers, Good Samaritan who found him
A Grimes County toddler who went missing from a wooded area near his home for three days, triggering a region-wide search reunited with officers and the Good Samaritan who found him one year ago.
Good Samaritan killed in hit-and-run while assisting driver having car troubles on Katy Freeway, HCSO says
Authorities with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Vehicular Crimes Division are asking for the public’s help in identifying a Good Samaritan who was hit and killed on the side of the road in Katy.
The year in good news: 8 heartwarming Houston stories that made us smile in 2021
Here, we take a look back at some of the feel-good Houston-area stories that came out of this particular calendar year, the news that did our hearts good, the joyful tales so sweet they made us smile from ear to ear, the acts of kindness so inspiring they warmed our hearts and made us shed a tear -- or several.
Good Samaritan killed while trying to help driver who crashed into tree in Katy, police say
KATY, Texas – Broken and twisted metal are the aftermath of a deadly accident in Katy Friday. The driver of the truck is Cruz Garcia. Garcia said around 6 a.m., he was driving his truck on the Katy Freeway near Fry Road, and two trucks were racing. The driver that killed the good Samaritan stayed at the scene and is speaking with police. However, the driver that clipped Garcia did not stop.
Illinois woman to be reunited with special bracelet lost in Hobby Airport
HOUSTON – An Illinois woman is thankful after a bracelet containing her late mother’s ashes was found in Hobby Airport. “I lost my mom on Christmas Eve so I had not had the bracelet very long.”After she lost the bracelet, Fisher and her family had flooded social media in the hopes someone would find the bracelet. Coincidentally, Arizona happens to be Evelyn’s special place, where she asked that her ashes be spread. “We’re going to all go together and spread ashes in Sedona,” said Fisher. She says she’s thankful the lost bracelet wound up in the hands of someone, who would recognize that it was important to someone else.
2 dead after an officer-involved shooting at Deerbrook Mall in Humble
HOUSTON – Two people were killed after a domestic dispute between a man and his girlfriend at Deerbrook Mall, according to Humble Police Department. A man and woman were arguing when the man pulled out a weapon on the woman in the parking lot of the Sears, police said. "He started running from the officer, a Good Samaritan saw the officer chasing him and attempted to help and tackle the suspect," said Humble Police Lieutenant Eric Squier. Police said the suspect shot the Good Samaritan during the scuffle. Both the suspect and the Good Samaritan were rushed to the hospital but died from their injuries.