These are the crimes of the decade that shocked Houston – Chron

Houston is home to infamous crime stories dating back decades.

But what about recent crimes that Houstonians will remember years from now? Chron.com compiled a list of some of the most shocking and heartbreaking crimes in and around the area since 2010.

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From a family being massacred to a fatal love triangle involving a high-profile politician, these are the most shocking crimes of this decade.

See the list in the gallery above.

Jay R. Jordan covers breaking news in the Houston area. Read him on our breaking news site, Chron.com, and our subscriber site, HoustonChronicle.com | Follow him on Twitter at @JayRJordan | Email him at jay.jordan@chron.com