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Mugshots of accused Kaufman County murderers Eric and Kim Williams. (credit: Kaufman Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

Estranged Wife Cooperating With Investigators In Kaufman Murder Case

The special prosecutors in three high profile Kaufman County murder cases appear to have landed their biggest witness to date.

04/04/2014

DPS divers searching Lake Tawakoni (Photo by L.P.Phillips, 1080 KRLD)

New Evidence Found In Lake In Kaufman Murders

It took more than a year to make the discovery in Lake Tawakoni, but on March 5th, a dive team recovered two pistols and a black mask.

CBS 11–04/02/2014

DPS divers searching Lake Tawakoni (Photo by L.P.Phillips, 1080 KRLD)

Weapon Found Linked To Kaufman Prosecutor Death

Police think they have found a key piece of evidence in the assassination of an assistant Kaufman County prosecutor.

04/02/2014

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Kaufman County Man Fulfills Promise To Murdered DA

This week a friend of murdered Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife, Cynthia, fulfilled a promise he made to the couple. Now the newly elected official is talking about his accomplishment and of finding the bodies of his friends.

CBSDFW.COM–03/06/2014

(credit: L.P. Phillips/KRLD)

Lake Search Turns Up No Evidence In Kaufman Triple Murder Case

After spending hours in the murky waters of Lake Tawakoni yesterday, a Texas Rangers team had to scrap another dive today because of the weather.

KRLD–02/20/2014

DPS divers searching Lake Tawakoni (Photo by L.P.Phillips, 1080 KRLD)

Officials Search Lake Tawakoni For Evidence In Kaufman Co. DA Murder

A dive team is searching a North Texas lake for weapons in last year’s slayings of the Kaufman County district attorney, his chief deputy and his wife.

02/19/2014

Pieces of mail wait to be sorted at a Postal Center. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Gang Member Sentenced For Threatening Letters

A white supremacist has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison for mailing threatening letters to state judges and prosecutors.

01/17/2014

Eric Williams(Credit: Kaufman County)

Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty For Man Accused Of Kaufman Murders

KAUFMAN (CBSDFW.COM) – This is the first time the public could see Eric Williams, the former Kaufman County Justice of the Peace, since he was charged with shooting and killing District Attorney Mike McLelland, his […]

07/26/2013

Aryan Brotherhood of Texas co-founder, Bobby Adams, speaking exclusively to CBS 11 I-Team about Kaufman murders (credit: CBS 11 News)

Aryan Brotherhood Founder Says Gang Never Targeted Law Enforcement

The smoke had barely cleared, after a veteran prosecutor was shot in broad daylight near the Kaufman County courthouse, when word spread about a possible prime suspect.

CBS 11–06/18/2013

Mike and Cynthia McLelland (credit: The Kaufman Herald)

Kaufman County Murders Reward Money Being Returned

The Kaufman County Crime Stoppers board has voted to return the six-figure reward fund that was set aside for information on three high-profile murders.

CBSDFW.COM–05/14/2013

Mike and Cynthia McLelland (credit: The Kaufman Herald)

Confession & Capital Murder Charge In Kaufman County Murders

The wife of a former Kaufman County Justice of the Peace, Kim Williams, has been charged with capital murder for her part in three murders. She also reportedly has implicated her husband as the shooter of Mike McLelland, Cynthia McLelland and Mark Hasse.

CBSDFW.COM–04/17/2013

Mike and Cynthia McLelland (credit: The Kaufman Herald)

Kaufman County Residents, Judge Hopeful Arrests in 3 Murders Imminent

Area pastors presented Kaufman County Judge Bruce Wood with nearly 200 prayer cards filled out by parishoners of 15 churches in the community.

CBS 11–04/16/2013

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