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Coffey In More Hot Water

Former Maypearl Police faces two additional sex charges.


One of the six dogs taken in by SPCA of Texas from Ellis County (photo: SPCA of Texas)

SPCA Takes Custody of Seven Cruelly Treated Animals from Ellis County

Before a custody hearing Tuesday an agreement was reached for the animal owner to relinquish ownership of the seven animals to the SPCA of Texas.


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Former Maypearl Police Chief Facing More Child Sex, Indecency Charges

The State expects additional warrants for sexual assault of a child and indecency with a child to be issued for conduct alleged to have occurred approximately 15 years ago.


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Maypearl City Council Says They Can’t Terminate Former PD Chief

The Maypearl City Council held a special session on Saturday to talk about what action, if any, they could take against former police Chief Kevin Coffey.


Arrest affidavit of former Maypearl Police Chief Kevin Coffey.

Ellis County Investigators Looking For More Alleged Victims Of Former Police Chief

Coffey remains in jail on $350,000 bond on four felony sex charges involving the girl.


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Ellis Co. Sheriff, SPCA Bust Dog Training Facility

CBS 11 has learned about 50 dogs are being rescued from an animal training facility in Ellis County.


KevinCoffey booking photo

Maypearl Police Chief Fired After Arrest Involving Sexual Assault Of A Child

Kevin Coffey turned himself in to the Ellis County Detention Center Wednesday.


Ellis Co. DA Patrick Wilson

DA Requesting Potential Victims Come Forward In Case Involving Police Chief

DA Patrick Wilson says it will take weeks to investigate chief Kevin Coffey for his alleged contact with as many six underage girls.


Evette Quezada (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Arrest Made In Ferris Teen’s Death

An arrest was made Monday night in the shooting death of a recent Ferris High School graduate. Evette Quezada was shot in the head early Sunday and pronounced dead.


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5 Additional Texas Counties Applicable For Federal Disaster Assistance

Due to the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that has occurred in Texas over the last couple of months, the federal disaster declaration has been expanded to include Individual Assistance for five additional counties.


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Two Suspects Dead After Ellis County Police Chase

An hours-long police chase involving two men ended in a barrage of gunfire, and the two suspects dead, along Interstate-35E in Ellis County.


Downstream from Padera Lake where residents are concerned about overflowing creeks.
Brian New - CBS11

Those Downstream Of Padera Lake Dam Still Have Fears

“I don’t put a lot of trust in what people say. I go by what I see,” says resident Cobina Post.