A man described by authorities as a criminal street gang leader has been sentenced to 75 years in prison for his role in a 2012 armed robbery outside a Fort Worth apartment complex.
Police in Fort Worth arrested Marshall Pittsinger, 31, for engaging in organized crime after he tried to steal gas.
Earlier this week police in Rowlett arrested three suspected members of the organized thief group called the Felony Lane Gang.
It only took a jury about four hours to agree that a North Texas gang member used an assault rifle to open fire on a rival gang’s house party. The 2011 incident left a young mother dead and seven others wounded.
The former AT&T employee found guilty of acquiring hundreds of stolen cell phones, to sell on Craigslist and Ebay, is heading to prison.
A North Texas jury has found a state district judge guilty of accepting a bribe that boosted her 2008 election bid in exchange for future favorable rulings in her court.
Indictments have been handed down to four people connected to the Dallas County Constable’s office.