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Prosecution Admits Mistake As Williams’ Punishment Phase Continues

The lead prosecutor in the capital murder trial for Eric Williams admitted today that “we messed up” by claiming 13 guns belonged to Williams, when they do not.

12/12/2014

Joseph Blocker (Mugshot via Garland Police Department)

Washing Machine Confiscated After Death Of 4-Year-Old

Police have confiscated a washing machine from a Garland home where a 4-year-boy was found dead on Wednesday.

12/11/2014

Joseph Blocker (Mugshot via Garland Police Department)

4-Year-Old Believed Injured In Washer Found Dead, Father Jailed

A Garland man is in jail after police found his 4-year-old son dead on December 9. Detectives believe the little boy may have been injured in the home’s washing machine.

CBSDFW.COM–12/10/2014

North Texas murder fugitive Yaser Abdel Said. (credit: FBI)

Texas Dad Accused Of Killing Daughters On FBI Most Wanted List

North Texas father Yaser Abdel has been added to the FBI’s “Ten Most Wanted Fugitives” list.

CBSDFW.COM–12/04/2014

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Suspect Charged In May Shooting Death Of Security Guard

Police have charged a 31-year-old man with capital murder in the May shooting death of a security guard at a Dallas business.

11/06/2014

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Murder Suspect Eric Williams’ Defense Team Wants Trial Moved, Again

The team defending former Kaufman County Justice of the Peace Eric Williams against capital murder charges wants the trial moved, again.

10/09/2014

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Jury Selection Begins In Retrial Of Waco Man Accused In Murder Of Stepsons

Jury selection began this week in the case of a Texas man granted a retrial after questions were raised about testimony that helped convict him in the deaths of his two stepsons in a fire nearly 30 years ago.

10/06/2014

Mug shot: Thomas Olivas

Man Sentenced To Life After Brutal Slayings

A 31-year-old man was sentenced to life in prison without parole for viciously stabbing a woman who wanted him to pay child support and then setting fire to his illegitimate son, killing them both.

10/02/2014

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Police: Texas Soldier Beat Daughter To Death

El Paso police have charged a Fort Bliss soldier with capital murder after they say he beat his 2-year-old daughter to death because she soiled her diaper.

09/22/2014

Mark Anthony Ponce (Photo: Dallas Police Department)

Police: Suspect Kills Man In Ex-Girlfriend’s Dallas Home

Dallas Police are searching for a 21-year-old man suspected of breaking into his ex-girlfriend’s home and killing a man inside.

09/18/2014

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Disturbing New Details About Murder Of 5-Year-Old Dallas Girl

The five-year-old Dallas girl, who police say was murdered by her teenaged cousin, was playing with two other children moments before she was killed.

09/02/2014

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Witness Led Police To Relative Suspected Of Killing 5-Year-Old

There are new developments in the case of a 5-year-old girl murdered in the Lake Highlands area of Dallas. Police now say a teenaged relative killed the little girl.

CBSDFW.COM–09/01/2014

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