Crime

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DPD Searching For Suspects That Robbed, Critically Injured Man

Dallas police are looking for three men who robbed another man in an attack that left him paralyzed.

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Former Dewhurst Aide Pleads Guilty To Stealing Campaign Funds

A former top adviser to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has pleaded guilty to charges of stealing $1.8 million in campaign funds from the powerful Republican.

10/21/2014

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Waco Man Admits Setting 1986 Fire, Killing 2 Boys

A Texas man has admitted to setting a backyard fire in 1986 that killed his two stepsons, ending a yearslong fight over whether faulty fire science had wrongfully put him behind bars.

10/21/2014

(L-R) Javier Hernandez, Joseph Sisk, William Sisk, Rocksan Winterberg (Image via Tarrant Co. D.A.)

Fort Worth Foursome Sentenced In Murder, Attempted Cover-Up

Four Fort Worth individuals were sentenced to prison for their roles in a July 2012 murder and attempted cover-up.

10/20/2014

Luis Erasmo Torres (mugshot via Forth Worth Police Dept.)

Marine Reservist Sentenced To 45 Years For Fatally Stabbing Teen Girlfriend

North Texas prosecutors say a 20-year-old man has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for fatally stabbing his teenage girlfriend after she told him she no longer wanted to date him.

10/17/2014

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Former Denton HS Teacher Pleads Guilty In Child Porn Case

A former North Texas high school journalism teacher faces up to 60 years in federal prison for soliciting teens for child pornography.

10/15/2014

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Preliminary Report On Softball Bus Crash Released

The National Transportation Safety Board has released a preliminary report on a crash in Oklahoma that killed four members of the North Central Texas College softball team.

10/14/2014

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Handcuffed Suspect Pulls A Houdini From Police

Police in Dallas are searching for a shooting suspect who escaped from the back of a cruiser while handcuffed.

10/13/2014

The Wynne Unit in Huntsville, one of the seven prison units in Walker County, Texas.  (Photo credit CHANTAL VALERY/AFP/Getty Images)

Reprieve Granted For Texas Prisoner Facing Execution

The state’s highest criminal appeals court has blocked the scheduled execution this week of a 40-year-old man convicted of fatally shooting a 5-year-old boy sleeping with his mother 20 years ago.

10/13/2014

Crime Watch

Frisco Neighborhood On Edge After Home Invasion

Police in Frisco are searching for an armed suspect following a rare home invasion.

10/10/2014

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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

Almaz Gebremedhin (Photo: Wylie Police Department)

Husband Pleas For Help Finding Missing Wylie Woman

There’s a new plea to help find a missing North Texas mother. Monday will be the 5th night that Almaze Gebremedhin hasn’t been home to tuck her children into bed.

CBS 11–10/06/2014

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