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Ethan Couch, 16, has been sentenced to 10 years probation for a June 2013 drunk driving crash that killed four people and severely injured two others.  (credit: CBS 11 News)

DA Wants Teen On Probation For Deadly DWI Crash Back Behind Bars

Days after a North Texas teen was sentenced to probation for hitting and killing four people while driving drunk the Tarrant County District Attorney is calling for his incarceration.

CBS 11–12/17/2013

(credit: CBS 11 News)

Prosecutors: No Appeal Options In North Texas Wreck Case

Prosecutors said Monday that a North Texas teen’s probation sentence for a drunken wreck that killed four pedestrians frustrates them, too, but they haven’t found a way to seek a stiffer sentence.

12/16/2013

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Deadly Drunk Driving Probation Sentence Leaves Families Stunned

Several families sat stunned and in tears in a Tarrant County juvenile courtroom on Tuesday. Emotions were high after a judge sentenced teenager Ethan Couch to 10 years probation for a drunk driving crash that killed four people back in June.

CBSDFW.COM–12/10/2013

Jerry Brown

Family Sues Nightclub Over Crash That Killed Dallas Cowboy

The family of a Dallas Cowboys practice squad player killed in a drunken-driving crash is suing the nightclub that served him and the car’s driver.

11/07/2013

A police dashcam picture of the crash scene on December 7, that killed Dallas Cowboys practice squad team member Jerry Brown. (credit: Irving Police Dept.)

Cowboys DT Brent Gets Warned At Dallas Hearing

Cowboys nose tackle Josh Brent was in a Dallas courtroom on Friday to explain why the alcohol monitoring device that he had been wearing showed that he had been drinking.

CBSDFW.COM–05/24/2013

Jerry Brown

Autopsy Determines Dallas Cowboys Player’s Cause Of Death

The Dallas County Medical Examiner’s Office has completed and released the autopsy results on Dallas Cowboys practice squad member Jerry Brown Jr., who was killed in a December 8 crash along Highway 114 in Irving.

CBSDFW.COM–01/03/2013

Drunk driving suspect Mathew Moore. (credit: Dallas Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

Veteran Officer’s Son Killed By Suspected Drunken Driver

One man is dead and a woman seriously injured after a suspected drunk driver slammed into their vehicle in south Dallas, just before Midnight.

05/24/2012

Accused drunk driver Hilda Verduzco. (credit: Dallas Co. Sheriff's Office)

Drunk Driving Suspect Has Message For Family

A weekend of deadly car crashes all have the connection of possible alcohol use, and death of children. The investigation into one crash resulted in the arrest of Hilda Verduzco who spoke with CBS 11 News.

CBSDFW.COM–11/22/2010

Jesus Cisneros (credit: Tarrant Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

Cop Pleads Guilty, Gets 20 Years For Drunk Driving Death

A former Fort Worth police officer is awaiting his fate after pleading guilty to killing a woman last year.

CBSDFW.COM–11/18/2010