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Mark Hasse (credit: Kaufman County Sheriff's Office)

Texas Prosecutor’s Tough, Softer Sides Recalled

A Texas prosecutor gunned down outside his courthouse office last month was remembered Saturday for his zealousness in pursuing tough cases, love of flying and ability to tell stories.


Mark Hasse (credit: Kaufman County Sheriff's Office)

Assistant DA Honored As Search For Killers Continues

More than $70,000 in reward money is on the table, for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the murder case of a North Texas assistant district attorney. Meanwhile, the Kaufman County community honored Mark Hasse Tuesday.


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Suspect Still Unknown In Kaufman County DA Murder

More than a day after Kaufman County Assistant District Attorney Mark Hasse was gunned down just feet from the county courthouse, investigators say they have made “no significant advancements” in determining who the murderer is.


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Kaufman County Assistant DA Shot & Killed Near Courthouse

An assistant district attorney with the Kaufman County District Attorney’s Office has been shot and killed. Chief Prosecutor Mark Hasse was shot in the parking lot of the department of motor vehicles, across from the county courthouse.


Melvin Allen, 57, convicted of fondling his 6-year-old granddaughter is sentenced to life in prison.
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Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Fondling Granddaughter

A repeat sex offender will spend the rest of his life in prison for abusing his own granddaughter. Prosecutors say Melvin Allen, 57, fondled the 6-year-old girl at her Arlington home during a weekend visit in September 2010.