Jennifer Lindgren

Jennifer Lindgren

Jennifer joined CBS 11 News in September 2013. For her, the move is a return ‘home.’ Jennifer spent eight years of her childhood in Dallas before her family relocated to Georgia. She returned to Texas for college, graduating from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in journalism.

News reporting has taken Jennifer around the country and even overseas. In 2012, she spent a month in London covering the Summer Olympics for various NBC affiliates. In 2009, she traveled to upstate New York for a reunion of Holocaust survivors and the American soldiers who saved their lives 65 years ago. She produced, wrote and anchored a 30-minute documentary on the experience, and it remains her most memorable assignment.

Jennifer comes to DFW from snowy Cleveland, where she reported for WKYC-TV. Prior to that, Jennifer was a reporter and fill-in anchor for WTLV in Jacksonville and WLTX in Columbia. She began her career in TV news right up Interstate-75, at KXII in Sherman.

While in Cleveland, she received five Emmy Award nominations. Jennifer is also the recipient of an Edward R. Murrow Award for writing, as well as awards from the South Carolina Associated Press, and the Florida Society of Professional Journalists.

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Texan With Character: Wayne Craig

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CBS 11–09/23/2016

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Closing Arguments Next In Christina Morris Kidnapping Trial

After nearly two weeks of testimony, a jury will soon decide if Enrique Arochi is the person who kidnapped Christina Morris from a Plano parking garage more than two years ago.


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Prosecution Rests In Christina Morris Kidnapping Trial

Late Monday a Collin County Judge granted permission for a camera to be in the court room for closing arguments only.


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Suspect’s Ex Testifies In Christina Morris Kidnapping Trial

Prosecutors in Collin County continue to argue that Enrique Arochi is the man responsible for the sudden disappearance of Christina Morris more than two years ago. The high-profile kidnapping trial started last week in McKinney.


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Christina Morris Kidnapping Trial Enters 2nd Week

The second week of the Christina Morris kidnapping trial begins Monday, but it will likely be a shorter day than usual. One of the jurors has an important appointment in the afternoon.


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Still No Jury For Christina Morris Kidnapping Case

Opening statements are scheduled to start Wednesday in the Christina Morris kidnapping trial, as long as a jury can be seated first. Jury selection began Tuesday, but the process is taking longer than expected.


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Jury Selection Starts In Christina Morris Kidnapping Case

More than two years after Christina Morris vanished from a Plano parking garage, the man who is accused of kidnapping her will go on trial. Jury selection begins Tuesday in Collin County for the case against Enrique Arochi.



Couple Raises Drunk Driving Awareness Via Uber

When the sun goes down, the challenge begins. The Martins hop in their car and ride around town, trying to answer as many Uber pickup calls as they can on Friday and Saturday nights. Their mission is to save lives.


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Police Shoot & Kill Robbery Suspect In Weatherford

Police were forced to shoot and kill a robbery suspect following a confrontation in a Weatherford motel room late Tuesday night.


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Anniversary Of Missing Woman Arrives As Suspect Prepares for Trial

She disappeared from a Collin County shopping mall parking garage two years ago, and even though she’s still missing, a man goes on trial next week, accused of kidnapping Christina Morris.


Every day, the Chinese team shadows the exercise physiologists working in the cardiac rehab room at Baylor. (photo credit: CBS11 News)

Chinese Doctors Use Baylor Cardiac Rehab As Model Program

A team of health professionals from China is spending six weeks in Dallas studying the program for cardiac rehab at Baylor Health.


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First Human Case Of West Nile Confirmed In Lewisville

The first human case of the West Nile virus in Lewisville this year has been confirmed by health officials. And, on Wednesday night, the city will be taking steps to prevent any further spread of the disease.



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