Kaufman County

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Terrell Residents Shaken By Five Murders

While Terrell police say this was an isolated incident and that the suspect knew four of his five victims, Kaufman County has been no stranger to high profile crimes in 2013.

10/29/2013

A police officer displays his badge. (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Texas Honors Killed & Hurt First Responders

Gov. Rick Perry and hundreds of teary-eyed family members honored police officers, firefighters and first responders killed or hurt in the line of duty with Star of Texas awards.

09/12/2013

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School Security Increases After Attempted Kidnapping In Kaufman

With the opening of schools just days away, the town of Kemp, in Kaufman County, is reeling with news of an apparent attempted kidnapping.

08/22/2013

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

Husband & Wife Accused Kaufman Killers Battling In Divorce Court

Court documents show Kim-Lene Williams, wife of former Kaufman County Justice of the Peace Eric Williams, has refiled a divorce case, this time naming her sister-in-law as a defendant.

KRLD–08/22/2013

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Hearing For Kaufman County Murder Suspects

Eric and Kimberly Williams appeared in court on Friday for the first time since being indicted for the murders of the Kaufman County district attorney, his wife and a top prosecutor.

07/26/2013

200+ Animals Rescued From A Single Kaufman County Residence

More than 200 animals were taken from a home in Kaufman County from filthy conditions, according to the SPCA of Texas.

CBS 11–07/25/2013

Eric Williams(Credit: Kaufman County)

Kaufman County Murder Indictments Expected Today

CBS has learned that former Justice of the Peace Eric Williams and his wife Kim will be indicted on murder charges on Thursday.

06/27/2013

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Kaufman County Murder Indictments Expected This Week

Major developments in the murder investigation of two Kaufman County prosecutors. Sources tell CBS 11 indictments will be announced later this week.

CBS 11–06/25/2013

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

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Men Charged With Making Threats During Kaufman Murder Investigation

Nick Morale of Terrell admits he made a terroristic threat against a county Judge. Police say the threat was made via a crime-tip line on April 2nd, just days after the bodies of District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife Cynthia were found.

05/29/2013

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Heroic Teenage Girl Saves Group From House Fire

A weekend party in rural Kaufman County would likely have ended in tragedy if not for the heroic actions of an 18-year-old girl.

05/28/2013

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

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