Mesquite

Photo of Hector Valles, the man Mesquite police officers recused from a burning SUV. (credit: The Valles Family)

Driver Rescued From Burning Car By Police Had Just Seconds To Live

The family of a Mesquite man who was pulled from his fiery car on Sunday said their loved one is in critical condition.

CBS 11–04/20/2015

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Video Shows Mesquite Police Pulling Man From Burning Wreck

A video has been released showing Mesquite police officers pulling a man from a burning wreck early Sunday morning, off I-30.

CBSDFW.COM–04/20/2015

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Drug Trafficker Sentenced To 27 Years After 1,900 Pounds Of Meth Found

A Mesquite man has been sentenced to nearly 30 years in prison after being caught with a large amount of methamphetamine in his home.

04/17/2015

Mesquite robbery suspects (image via Mesquite Police Dept.)

Mesquite PD Searching For Two Men After Early Morning Robbery

A convenience store clerk was shot during a robbery in Mesquite early Friday morning.

04/17/2015

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Mesquite Police Seek Bank Robbery Suspect

Police in Mesquite are searching for a bank robbery suspect who disguised himself with a curly black wig and a fake black beard during his heist on Tuesday afternoon.

04/01/2015

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Father Arrested After Girl Saved From Hot Car

Authorities in Mesquite were forced to break open the window of a car on Tuesday afternoon when a child was found locked inside. The child’s father has been arrested.

03/17/2015

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Wrong-Way Driver Killed In Mesquite Crash

A wrong-way vehicle hit a median on Interstate 30 early Wednesday morning, killing the 36-year-old driver.

03/11/2015

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Mesquite Football Player “De-Commits” From OU In Light Of Racist Video

Four-star college football recruit Jean Delance from North Mesquite has “de-committed” from the University of Oklahoma after watching a racist video that went viral over the weekend.

03/09/2015

Mesquite, Pepsi

Fire Dept Investigates Ammonia Leak At Pepsi Bottling Plant In Mesquite

There is an ammonia leak at the Pepsi Bottling Plant in Mesquite this hour. The Pepsi plant is on I-30 near Big Town – across the interstate from Eastfield College.

03/03/2015

Nigel Chandler (credit: Mesquite Police Department)

Mesquite Teacher Accused Of Sex With Student

Authorities arrested an educator from Mesquite High School on Wednesday morning and charged him with having an improper relationship with an 18-year-old student.

02/18/2015

The shadows of children playing are cast on a brick wall. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Child Abduction Attempt Reported In Mesquite

There has been another report about an attempted child abduction in North Texas. This time, the alert goes out to families in Mesquite after an incident took place on Wednesday.

02/06/2015

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Police Working To See If 3 Armed Robberies Are Linked

Police in three different North Texas cities are investigating three different armed robberies that happened under similar circumstances.

CBS 11–01/09/2015

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