The man who was once considered a person of interest in a series of rapes that terrorized South Dallas was released from jail Sunday morning.
Dallas police said serial rape suspect Van Dixson has now been linked by DNA tests to four of the nine South Dallas sexual assault cases.
Alan Mason feels he was used by the Dallas Police Department.
The Texas Supreme Court has denied the request for compensation payments to an inmate who was wrongfully convicted for murder but confessed to raping children while in prison.
The remains of a man found dead more than 40 years ago have been exhumed so that a team of retired investigators can try to find out who he is and who killed him.
Investigators on Wednesday removed items from the North Texas home of the teenager suspected of killing his 6-year-old neighbor whose body was found in a tarp three weeks ago.
When 16-year-old Alicia Moore’s body was found stuffed in a wicker trunk six months ago and dumped in Van Zandt County, detectives asked some family members to provide DNA samples for testing.
After a six-month investigation, there has been an arrest in the death of Greenville teenager Alicia Moore. Sources said that DNA test results led authorities to Grand Prairie and the home of one of the girl’s uncles.
Dallas Police arrested a suspect on Tuesday who confessed to a string of sexual assaults in the Lake Highlands area of Dallas. Now, they have DNA confirmation that they have the right man.
Dallas Police say one man is behind all three sexual assaults in the Lake Highlands area.
Authorities say DNA evidence has tied a 48-year-old man to the 1983 cold case killing of a businessman in North Texas.
The search for a serial rapist may be over. According to investigators, a person who was taken into custody on Friday could very well be the man who they have been hunting for years.