Police in The Woodlands are looking for the group that robbed a jewelry store Monday evening. Five men wearing white HazMat suits stole jewelry from the Jared’s Jewelry Store. The men arrived in a sedan, but took off in an SUV they had parked behind the store. There were about 10 employees and customers in the store at the time. There is no word if any customers were robbed.
Conroe Police are investigating an incident where a man allegedly threatened to kill his wife with a machete and dismember her body. According to Police on Sunday morning, the 33 year old woman woke to glass breaking and banging at her home. When she looked outside she saw the 34 year old man allegedly standing in the street with the machete. He then allegedly ran toward her threatening to “kill and chop her up”. The woman was able to shut the door and call police. Officers went to his home but were unable to locate him.
A group of business owners in Walker County is pushing to expand the sale of alcohol. As it stands now, only certain parts of the county allow the sale of beer and liquor. They want to change that for an area along Highway 30, west of Huntsville. A majority of Walker County is dry. Even parts of Huntsville don't allow beer or liquor sales. There have been other attempts at making Walker County completely wet. In 2012, two petitions failed to get enough signatures.
A fatal accident occurred yesterday afternoon on Kuykendahl. According to police a vehicle was traveling northbound and struck a second vehicle causing that vehicle to go into the southbound lanes of traffic where it struck a third vehicle. The victim killed was in the vehicle driving in the southbound lanes. Their name has not been released pending notification of next of kin.