Several rounds of thunderstorms through Saturday will have the potential to produce flooding rains, and a few isolated hail cores or strong winds are possible. Never drive into flooded areas...turn around, don't drown!
8-16-04 - HOUSTON (AP) A 5-year-old girl in Houston is dead after being mistaken for a burglar by her stepfather. Police say Alejandra Hernandez was shot in the chest with a single bullet by her stepfather, Agun Ortega Pina.
He tells police he heard suspicious noises and reached for his gun about early Sunday morning.
He shot when someone tried to open the door of the bedroom where he and his wife were sleeping.
The girl died at a Houston hospital.