Criminals Looking For Guns In Recent Wave Of Fort Worth Car BurglariesCar burglaries are on the rise in Fort Worth, but it's what the thieves are taking that's alarming. In addition to your typical electronics and wallets, police said they're stealing guns.
DA To Decide On Any Charges Against Homeowner Who Shot Car BurglarThe homeowner told police he found two teenagers breaking into one of his vehicles. A shot was fired hitting the 17-year-old in the chest. Police arrived minutes later.
Man Seen On Video Burglarizing Unlocked Cars In Lantana AreaThe Denton County Sheriff's Department says, "the common factor we are seeing in these burglaries is that citizens are not locking their vehicles."
Car Burglar Steals Plano Student's SchoolworkA simple car burglary put a teenage victim's future in jeopardy. Katie Thomas was heading to class on Tuesday morning. But when the 17-year-old student arrived, she was missing her backpack with important schoolwork.
North Texas Traffic Stop Ends With Confessions From Serial BurglarsAn arrest after a traffic stop in Carrollton could mean dozens of North Texas crimes are now solved. After being taken into custody, Skylar Lampton and Erica Johnson confessed to as many as 50 car burglaries in three different cities.
Automatic Rifle & Body Armor Stolen From Southlake Police Officer's VehiclePolice equipment including a badge, AR-15 rifle and ballistic vest are missing after a car burglary in Fort Worth. Southlake police confirmed the items were stolen from the personal vehicle of one of their officers.
Fort Worth Burglars Targeting Cars Sitting In DrivewaysCBS 11 News obtained exclusive video of two car burglary suspects rifling through vehicles in Fort Worth. The owners were sound asleep inside their homes while their valuables were being taken.
Carrollton Park Being Targeted By Car BurglarsA popular Carrollton park has become a hot spot for vehicle burglaries. Since September, at least 13 vehicles at R J McInnish Park off of Sandy Lake Road have been burglarized.
Armed Homeowner Detains Burglary SuspectPolice in Commerce arrested a suspected car burglar after he was detained by a homeowner with a gun. The suspect was allegedly witnessed breaking into cars in a neighborhood.