The Oklahoma inmate whose execution was botched in April succumbed to the lethal drugs he was administered, not a heart attack, after the state’s prisons chief halted efforts to kill him.
The body of an Oklahoma inmate who died after a botched execution of what corrections officials have said was an apparent heart attack was returned from an independent autopsy without the heart or larynx, a state medical official said Monday.
A Frisco father is asking police to drop the murder charge against his wife. Pallavi Dhawan is accused of killing her son in February, but the family says a recently completed autopsy helps prove her innocence.
John Livezey and his sister Sandy Hartgers are on a journey for the truth. They’ve driven to Corsicana from Iowa. It is in Corsicana where their 70-year-old father died after a mysterious run-in an off-duty police officer from the town of Malakoff.
Ernesto Fierro, an off-duty police officer from the Henderson County town of Malakoff may face criminal charges after being investigated for reckless driving in Navarro County.
Firefighters responding to the scene of a grass fire discovered a person’s burned body in Dallas early Wednesday morning. Police say the unidentified male, found in a creek bed, died from homicidal violence.
Prosecutors said Monday that they won’t charge a Texas couple in the death of a 3-year-old adopted boy from Russia, a case that has become the latest flashpoint in the debate over whether American families should be allowed to adopt Russian children.
Police have ordered an autopsy on a newly born infant found dead in a restroom at a Central Texas department store near Fort Hood.
Financial troubles and a secret drug addiction may have motivated a Highland Park multimillionaire to stab himself last month, according to an autopsy report released Friday.
The release of surfing champion Andy Irons’ autopsy report is again being delayed. A Tarrant County District Judge has approved a 30-day extension of a temporary injunction preventing the report’s release at the request of Irons’ widow.
Parkland Hospital has changed its policy on how to request permission for autopsies.
Parkland Memorial Hospital has changed the way families are asked to approve autopsies for loved ones in order to provide more information.