Month: January 2019

PCSO investigating teen’s shooting death

Staff reports LIVINGSTON — Polk County Sheriff’s deputies and troopers with the Texas Highway Patrol responded to the emergency department at CHI St. Luke’s Hospital in Livingston at about 1 p.m. Saturday after hospital staff reported receiving a patient that had suffered a single gunshot wound. The patient, […]

Reward offered for fugitive

UPDATE 2:30 P.M. WEDNESDAY: Timothy Drew Ponkonin surrendered himself to law enforcement this morning.  By Valerie Reddell LIVINGSTON — Polk County Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information that leads to the apprehension of fugitive Timothy Ponkonin of Livingston. At about 9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, Polk […]

4th suspect jailed for recent robberies

By Valerie Reddell The Polk County Sheriff’s Office announced Wednesday that another arrest had been made in a series of recent robberies in Polk and Walker counties. Britteny Nicole Marlow, 24, of Livingston was booked into the Polk County Jail Tuesday for aggravated robbery and engaging in organized […]