It was a frantic scene Thursday afternoon as neighbors, civil servants, and strangers all fought smoke and flames in an effort to save four young boys from a house on fire.
The number of child deaths in Texas from abuse or neglect dropped significantly in the past fiscal year to the lowest level since 2000, according to a state report.
Fort Worth police confirmed Tuesday that all three victims of a July 1 shooting are dead and the person believed responsible for the crime is in custody.
It took less than 10 minutes for a Dallas County jury to find a North Texas father guilty of Capital Murder for drowning his two sons.
Testimony has started in the capital murder trial of Naim Rasool Muhammad. The Dallas father is accused of killing his two sons in 2011. Prosecutor Tammy Kemp told the jury Muhammad pushed the boys face down into a creek, “…of filthy, smelly water until they stopped kicking.”
The search is on in Fort Worth for a hit and run driver after a boy was struck and killed while riding his bicycle.
A North Texas man has been arrested for the murder of his 3-year-old daughter. Robert Marquis Lamar Williams is accused of killing little Anastasia Williams. The girl’s body was found in her bedroom, at a Hurst apartment complex, on March 22.
Hurst police are trying to find out who killed a three-year-old girl. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner determined little Anastasia Williams died when her liver ruptured because of blunt trauma to her abdomen.
The nation’s largest gun-rights lobby called Friday for armed police officers to be posted in every American school to stop the next killer “waiting in the wings.” The NRA broke its silence on last week’s elementary school shooting that left 26 children and staff dead.
Police have released the name of the name of the baby found dead Thursday afternoon.
What began with a man flagging down Dallas police officers ended with the discovery of a dead child.
A 35-year-old man shot and killed his 3-year-old grandson before turning the gun on himself after becoming enraged on how his 15-year-old daughter was raising her child.