Woman charged after she left child and dog inside hot vehicle, Harris County clerk record shows

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas (KTRK) — A Houston woman has been charged after she left a child and a dog in a hot vehicle with triple digital temperatures outside, court records from the Harris County District Clerk show. Kiandria Ahmad, 31, is charged with endangering a child and cruelty to non-livestock animals, according to records. Ahmad … Read more

9-month-old injured with 2nd-degree burns in Waller County mobile home fire, officials say

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — One child has already died in Houston in 2022 to heatstroke from being left in a hot car, and emergency visits to the hospital for heat-related illnesses are up. SEE RELATED STORY: Harris Co. hot car death: Mom may have left 5-year-old son in vehicle for 2-3 hours, sheriff says In … Read more

Child dies after being left in a vehicle in northeast Harris County, deputies say

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A child, who investigators believe to be 5 years old, was left in a car for several hours Monday afternoon, deputies said. Harris County Sheriff’s Office reported the incident in the 13700 block of Blair Hill Lane at about 3:19 p.m. Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said the child was pronounced dead at … Read more