Sorry today's roundup is a little late, but I have been it court working on some breaking stories you'll get to read more about a little later. In the meantime, here are our top crime stories.

Investigation Into Fort Hood "Prostitution Ring" Moves Forward

- A military judge made a recommendation on whether or not a Fort Hood NCO will face a court martial for trying to recruit young female soldiers into an on-post sex ring. At this time, Fort Hood officials are not saying exactly what the recommendation was.

Man Accused of $2.2 Million Theft From Killeen Business Indicted

- A Bell County grand jury indicted  Hubert N. Kott on felony theft charges Wednesday. Kott is accused of embezzling $2.2. million from 195 Lumber, where he was employed as the company's chief financial officer.

Other Grand Jury Indictments

- The grand jury also indicted several other individuals Wednesday, including a Georgetown man accused of kidnapping and brutally beating his ex-wife in Harker Heights.

Blotter 7/9/14

Contact Chris McGuinness at or (254) 501-7568. Follow him on Twitter at ChrismKDH.

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