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Search Is On For Hammer-Wielding Jewelry Store Robber

Police say three people were involved in the robbery of a DeSoto jewelry store just before lunchtime on Monday. Now, police are asking for your help catching two of the criminals.



Dallas Sprays For Mosquitoes To Decrease Risk Of West Nile Virus

In an effort to decrease the risk of West Nile Virus, Dallas County is spraying several cities for mosquitoes this week. Officials urge residents to remain inside while sprayers are in the area between 9pm and 5am.


Location in DeSoto where a woman was carjacked.
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Police Say Teenager Carjacks Woman, Leads Them On High Speed Chase

The victim says the teen and another suspect demanded her car and cash. She says they also took her purse and cell phone.


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Teen Arrested After Carjackings & Chase

Authorities have taken a 16-year-old suspect into custody after a series of carjackings and a police chase, and two other suspects remain on the loose.


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Deaths Highlight Dangers Of Storm Drains

The drowning of an Oklahoma firefighter and a Texas teenager in storms that swept through those states highlight the persistent dangers posed by storm drains that help protect neighborhoods during flash flooding but can suck in unsuspecting residents and rescue workers.


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Missing DeSoto Teen Found Dead In Storm Drain

A DeSoto teenage boy reported missing on Sunday has been found dead.


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Former Probation Worker Guilty In Drug Case

A former probation official in Dallas County faces up to 20 years in prison for helping provide drugs to prison inmates and dating a suspect that she was overseeing.


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Body Cameras: Police Tool Has Hidden Costs

There is little doubt that body cameras have helped both police officers and the public, however, new questions are being raised about the price and the use of these cameras.


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DeSoto Police Seek Murder Suspect

Police are requesting the public’s help in finding a man accused of murder at a DeSoto apartment complex earlier this month.


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Man Found Shot Dead In DeSoto

Authorities in DeSoto are investigating the death of an unidentified man who was discovered with a gunshot wound at an apartment complex on Thursday morning.


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DeSoto Man Sentenced To 9 Years, Must Repay Nearly $5M For Insurance Fraud

A Dallas-area man has been sentenced to nine years in federal prison for running a staged traffic accident insurance scam since 2005.


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Teen Says He Was injured & Suspended For Hitting School Bullies Back

CBS 11 News talked exclusively with a DeSoto teenager who suffered head trauma and had his jaw knocked out of alignment. What’s disturbing is, he says he suffered the injuries while battling bullies at school.