McLennan County

Judge Recuses Himself From Hearings Involving Waco BikersA judge has removed himself from presiding over preliminary hearings for more than a dozen bikers who were arrested in the aftermath of the Waco restaurant shooting that left nine dead and 18 injured.
Police: Woman Attacks Husband With Molotov CocktailWaco police have arrested a 33-year-old woman who they say attacked her estranged husband with a Molotov cocktail and a hammer.
Former McLennan County Judge Gets 9 Months For TheftAn ex-judge judge already on probation in a mileage reimbursement scam must serve nine months in federal prison for stealing a dead Texan's Social Security benefits.
Silver Alert Issued For Missing West ManThe McLennan County Sheriff's Office has issued a Silver Alert for a missing 78-year-old man with cognitive impairment. Joseph LaVerne Mapes was last seen Monday morning.
Police: 6 Central Texas Men Raped 15-Year Old GirlThe McLennan County grand jury indicted the men Wednesday on 91 counts that include aggravated sexual assault of a child.
New Addition Helps Family Deal With Loss Of Loved One In West ExplosionThis week marks one year since the West Fertilizer Plant explosion. The blast killed 15 people -- including father and volunteer firefighter Perry Calvin. His family spoke with CBS 11 News about their unexpected loss.
3 Nabbed For Using Counterfeit Cash On CraigslistThree people were arrested and more suspects are sought in a Central Texas scam involving items on Craigslist purchased with counterfeit cash.
Man Stabs Girlfriend For Bringing Home Pizza Instead Of ChickenA Central Texas man has been accused of stabbing his girlfriend after she brought home pizza instead of a chicken sandwich he wanted for lunch.
BBQ Pit Stolen From Waco Charity's RaffleA nonprofit group in Waco says someone stole a barbeque pit that was the grand prize of a scholarship raffle. The 16-foot-long pit is valued at $7,500 and was being offered by the Brazos Education Foundation.
West Paramedic Freed Pending Pipe Bomb TrialA former Central Texas paramedic has been released on bond pending trial on a federal charge that he possessed pipe bomb materials.
Dallas Man Pleads Guilty To 1978 MurderA 53-year-old Dallas man has received a 40-year prison term after pleading guilty to murdering an 18-year-old woman in Central Texas 34 years ago.