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A lab assistant drops mosquitoes into test tubes to prepare them for West Nile Virus testing. (credit: im Boyle/Getty Images)

First Human West Nile Case Reported In Tarrant County

Tarrant County Public Health has confirmed the first human case of the West Nile Virus for the 2015 season.

07/31/2015

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Family Happy That Missing Girl Is Back Home

Missing for days, a 9-year-old was back home early Wednesday after an FBI task force officer got into a shoot-out with the girl’s uncle.

05/26/2015

Caitlyn Williams (credit: Benbrook Police Department)

Police: Missing Benbrook Girl Found Safe; Uncle Dead

The desperate search for a 9-year-old North Texas girl continues. On Monday, police in Benbrook issued an Amber Alert for Caitlyn Williams and the man accused in her abduction, her 24-year old uncle, Jessie Nicholas Williams.

CBSDFW.COM–05/26/2015

Caitlyn Williams (credit: Benbrook Police Department)

Amber Alert Issued For Missing Benbrook Girl

Police in Benbrook issued an Amber Alert early Tuesday for a 9-year-old child who went missing last Friday afternoon.

05/25/2015

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Family: Benbrook Man Was The Victim Of Deadly Slip & Fall Accident

On Friday it was revealed Thursday’s victim of a deadly, bizarre slip-and-fall accident in Fort Worth was Ricky Joe Katcher, of Benbrook.

CBS 11–03/06/2015

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Driver Killed After Falling Off I-20 Overpass In Benbrook

There are reports of a fatal accident just southwest of Fort Worth. A driver apparently fell off an overpass after skidding out on the westbound side of Interstate-20 near Aledo Road, in Benbrook.

CBSDFW.COM–03/05/2015

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1 Dead, 1 Injured In Attempted Murder Suicide

One man is dead, a second injured, after what police say was an attempted murder suicide in Benbrook Sunday night.

03/02/2015

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One Person Dead, One Injured In Rollover Crash

One person is dead and another seriously injured in a single-vehicle, rollover crash.

CBS 11–12/20/2014

Dvonte Chadwick (L) and Erik White (R) (Credit: Tarrant County DA)

Robbers Sentenced For Beating, Taping Elderly Woman

One man was sentenced to life and another to 30 years in prison for beating and duct-taping a 94-year-old woman during a home invasion robbery last year in Benbrook.

08/11/2014

The first wave of holiday boaters should have hit the lakes, but Benbrook Lake is practically deserted. (credit: Joel Thomas/CBS 11 NEWS)

Drought & Low Water Levels = Slow Business On Area Lakes

The start of summer is usually synonymous with big business for shops along North Texas lakes. But with water levels sitting at historic lows, boaters are scarce.

CBS 11–05/23/2014

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Earthquake Shakes Benbrook Area

The U.S. Geological Survey confirmed that a 2.3 magnitude earthquake rocked the city of Benbrook at 1:32 a.m. on Sunday.

02/02/2014

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Small Plane Lands Safely Without Propeller

No propeller, no problem for a veteran North Texas pilot who safely glided and landed his single-engine plane at a former horse racing track 15 miles west of Fort Worth.

01/22/2014

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