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Brother: Killing Spree Suspect Has Drug Problem

A man suspected of killing his mother and four other people during a quick series of attacks in his rural North Texas community struggles with drug addiction, his brother said.

10/29/2013

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Five Dead, Suspect Arrested In Terrell Murder Spree

A man accused of killing five people – including burning one to death – was arrested early Tuesday after an hours-long search in Terrell, police said.

10/28/2013

William Wojciak (credit: Denton County Jail)

Former North Texas H.S. QB Accused Of Burglary & Arson

An 18-year-old former student and football player at Krum High School is accused of burglary and arson. William ‘Caz’ Wojciak remained in the Denton County jail Friday evening, on $300,000 bond.

CBS 11–10/18/2013

William Wojciak (credit: Denton County Jail)

Police Arrest Former Krum High School QB

A former Krum High School football quarterback is in police custody. William Wojciak has been charged with burglary and intent to commit other crimes, possibly arson.

10/18/2013

A home in Frisco was one of three that has caught on fire this month. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Fifth Suspicious Fire Erupts In Frisco Neighborhood

Investigators are asking for public’s help after a fifth suspicious fire was ignited overnight in the Grayhawk subdivision.

07/25/2013

Michael Johnson was arrested after police found multiple pipe bombs in his parent’s house. (credit: Arlington police)

Police Say Arlington Man Lit A Homemade Bomb In Neighbor’s Driveway

A witness told police they saw Michael Johnson set a bucket between his neighbor’s cars, light it and return to his parent’s house.

CBS 11–05/13/2013

Michael Johnson was arrested after police found multiple pipe bombs in his parent’s house. (credit: Arlington police)

Arlington Man Arrested After Pipe Bombs Found

Michael Alex Johnson, 32, of Arlington, faces arson and false alarm charges. He is being held on a $2 million bond.

05/12/2013

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Two Teenagers Face Arson Charges In Frisco House Fires

A 17-year-old and 15-year-old face charges of arson and criminal mischief related to three structure fires that occurred on March 24 at unfinished home construction sites.

03/26/2013

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McKinney Police Looking For Serial Arsonist

Police and residents in McKinney are on the look out for arsonists. Over the past couple months, they’ve hit more than a half dozen times. Each attack is becoming more brazen than the one before.

12/07/2012

A Dallas Fire-Rescue ambulance.  (Photo credit Kent Chapline, cbsdfw.com)

Bathroom Fire Forces Evacuation Of Sunset High School

Sunset High School in Dallas was evacuated after a student started a fire in the boys bathroom on Friday. No one was injured.

12/07/2012

File photo of Cameron Todd Willingham (credit: AP Photo)

Family Requests Pardon Review For Executed Man

The family of a man convicted and executed for an arson murder, based on what scientists now say was faulty evidence, is asking the Board of Pardons and Parole to review the case.

10/24/2012

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North Texas Man Gets 75 Years For Arson, Manslaughter

Christopher Graham has been sentenced to 75 years in prison for assisting in another man’s death from a drug overdose and trying to conceal the crime by setting fire to a home.

10/18/2012

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