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Family, Activists React To Hutcheson Death Ruled Homicide

The medical examiner report cited the cause of death as a combination of illicit drug use, heart disease and stress generated from physical struggle and restraint.

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Man Found Murdered In Garland

Detectives are waiting for the Medical Examiner’s report for actual cause of death of the 38-year-old victim.

08/01/2015

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Woman Found Dead On Train Tracks, Details Remain Mystery

Joanna Reyes says she is upset at the lack of information following her mother’s death over the weekend on train tracks off of Nursery road in Irving

03/18/2015

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Fort Worth Man Opens Up About Death Of Wife, Infant

A Fort Worth man is opening up for the first time about his wife and young child who were found dead in a field.

01/26/2015

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Elderly Woman Dies In Kennedale House Fire

An elderly woman is dead after a fire broke out inside her home. Neighbors said they could see flames and smoke coming from the house in the 600 block of Hillside Drive.

CBSDFW.COM–12/09/2014

Oklahoma inmate Clayton Lockett lived for 43 minutes, then suffered a heart attack after he was given the first drug in the three drug cocktail. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Dallas ME Returns Okla. Execution Inmate’s Body Without Heart

The body of an Oklahoma inmate who died after a botched execution of what corrections officials have said was an apparent heart attack was returned from an independent autopsy without the heart or larynx, a state medical official said Monday.

06/09/2014

Pallavi Dhawan was arrested for the murder of her 10-year-old son (credit: Frisco Police Department)

Family Wants Frisco Mother Accused Of Killing Son Cleared

A Frisco father is asking police to drop the murder charge against his wife. Pallavi Dhawan is accused of killing her son in February, but the family says a recently completed autopsy helps prove her innocence.

CBS 11–03/06/2014

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UNT Partners With Denton Sheriff’s Office To Build Crime Lab

When the Denton County population reaches 1,000,000 the state will require the county to have its own medical examiner and crime lab. In preparing for that a unique partnership has been proposed.

CBSDFW.COM–11/21/2013

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Police Recover Skeletal Remains In Rockwall

Dallas police recovered human skeletal remains near the East Bridge, in the 2000 block of Highway 66 in Rockwall, Friday evening.

09/28/2013

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Garland Firefighters Find Dead Woman Inside Burned Townhome

Firefighters battling a 2-alarm house fire Sunday in Garland found a woman dead inside the townhome.

09/08/2013

These are the remains of Highland East Junior High School in Moore, OK after a devastating tornado hit the area on May 20, 2013.  (credit: Kimberly Bivens)

Tornado Twists Through Oklahoma Taking Lives

The Oklahoma state medical examiner’s office says at least 24 people were killed in Monday’s massive Oklahoma tornado. The death toll is expected to rise.

05/20/2013

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Two Dead After Wrong-Way Driver Crash In Denton

Two people were killed Saturday morning in a four-vehicle crash on Interstate 35W at FM 2449 in Denton.

05/04/2013

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