Mike McClelland

(credit: CBS 11 News)

Eric Williams Sentenced To Death; Shows No Emotion

Eric Williams, once the school kid considered most likely to succeed in life, will now die by lethal injection for being a cold-blooded killer.

12/17/2014

Williams' for new DL

Kaufman County Couple Indicted In Slaying Of Texas Prosecutors

A former North Texas justice of the peace and his wife have been indicted on capital murder charges in the slayings of three people, including two prosecutors. A local grand jury indicted Eric and Kim Williams on Thursday.

CBSDFW.COM–06/27/2013

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

Mike and Cynthia McLelland (credit: The Kaufman Herald)

Closely Knit Friends Shared Love of Quilting & Life with Cynthia McLelland

At the 2 Sisters Quilt Shoppe in Kaufman’s courthouse square, friends remember Cynthia McLelland. Bonnie DeLay says, “It’s just an awful loss. We’re never going to get to share those times again.” Cathy Spurlock says, “We’re going to miss that smile, if she wasn’t smiling, she was singing.”

04/05/2013

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Former Kaufman Co. Official’s Connection To Murder Cases

Eric Williams has not been named a suspect in the murder of Mike and Cynthia McLelland or Mark Hasse. But the former Justice of the Peace was questioned by police and tested for gun residue.

CBS 11–04/03/2013

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Security Tightened At Kaufman County Courthouse

There’s an increased security presence at the Kaufman County Courthouse on Monday, and authorities may revisit building a new courthouse complex with secured parking.

04/01/2013

Kaufman County Assistant District Attorney Mark Hasse

Authorities Examine Slain Prosecutor’s Cases

It was Mark Hasse’s job to take down criminals, and he went after some of the worst. Now investigators say they are reviewing the cases he prosecuted, for possible clues into his murder.

02/01/2013