21 hours ago

Jan 07

Jan 04

Two men charged in $1.3 million armored car heist

Authorities have said the burned body of a man with the same name was found a day after the robbery in the woods near 5700 block of Wenda. But they have not said if that Freeman was connected to the robbery and it remains unclear to authorities how he ended up dead.

This article has 2 other Houston locations (Show)

The robbery occurred the day after Christmas in the 9300 block of Kirby Drive, when two masked men armed with guns took bags filled with cash from the courier...

Miles was found on Dec. 28--two days after the robbery-- in the 3500 block of Woodchase Drive and arrested. A black Glock and a little over $14,000 was found inside the Blue Kia Soul Miles was driving before he was arrested.

    Two men charged in $1.3 million armored car heist
    Two men have been charged with aggravated robbery after taking part in the theft of more than $1.3 million from a courier carrying money to a Garda armored truck from a southwest Houston Frost Bank, according to court records.
    http://www.chron.com

Dec 29

Charred body found in south Houston identified

The body of Ronald Freeman was  found around 7:20 p.m. in the 5700 block of Wenda Street on Wednesday, after firefighters responded to a blaze in the woods.

    Charred body found in south Houston identified
    A charred body found in the woods earlier this week was identified by police Friday, according to a news release from the Houston Police Department. The body of Ronald Freeman was found around 7:20 p.m. in the 5700 block of Wenda Street on Wednesday, after firefighters responded to a blaze in the woods.
    http://www.chron.com

Dec 28

Charred body found in burning south Houston woods

Houston firefighters rushed to the 5700 block of Wenda just before 7: 15 p.m. to battle a blaze in a wooded area a few blocks from Sims Bayou.

    Charred body found in burning south Houston woods
    A person was found dead in a burning woods Wednesday night in south Houston, according to police. Houston firefighters rushed to the 5700 block of Wenda just before 7: 15 p.m. to battle a blaze in a wooded area a few blocks from Sims Bayou.
    http://www.chron.com

Dec 25

Nov 28

About

EveryBlock collects 18 types of news in Houston — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 5700-5999 Wenda St.

Upcoming events

Sat

View full calendar →

Thousands of neighbors connect and get their news via EveryBlock, including:

Marilyn Francis Burnom Therese Ramirez Darian Conston Sr. Crystal Pennamon Wynicha Armstrong Tracy Davis Elevation Allah Rebecca Tmacc Duckworth LauraReeger Troy North

You're 60 seconds from creating an account and joining them…

or
Enter your email address