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Matthew Johnson was convicted of setting a store clerk on fire during a robbery. (credit: Garland Police Department)

Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty For Man Who Set Store Clerk On Fire

Dallas County prosecutors want the death penalty for Matthew Johnson for the way he killed Nancy Harris by setting her on fire.

10/31/2013

Mugshot of Roshan Sah. (credit: Tarrant Co. Criminal District Attorney's Office)

Arlington Man Gets Life For Stalking & Killing Woman

A North Texas court agreed that a 25-year-old Arlington man spent months stalking and terrorizing a woman before shooting her dead. Today Roshan Sah was sentenced to life in prison for the murder.

CBSDFW.COM–04/09/2013

Dallas trucker Jabin Bogan talks about his seven months in a Mexican prison after being arrested for crossing the U.S.-Mexico border with 268,000 bullets. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Dallas Trucker Talks About Time In Mexican Prison

A North Texas trucker arrested after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border with 268,000 bullets said Wednesday that he feared for his safety during seven months in a Mexican prison with nine people in a cell with only five beds.

11/28/2012

A woman walks the white line during a field sobriety test. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Texas Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Drunk Driving

A 45-year-old Texas Hill Country man convicted an eighth time for drunken driving must serve at least 30 years in prison.

11/26/2012