An arrest was made Friday in Melissa, Texas in connection to the Sept. 9, 2013murder of a single mother.
Tuesday morning, family and friends of murdered North Texas mother Karen Smith had the chance to address her killer in court. Karen Smith was shot to death in a parking garage at UT Southwestern Medical Center in January 2013.
With the assistance of the Texas Rangers, Melissa Police are continuing their investigation into the murder of a mother, found by her son Monday in their quiet neighborhood home.
The death of a single mother in Melissa raises questions about how far someone must go to escape a violent past.
The suspect in a double murder of a mother and her 8 year-old refused extradition from Oklahoma and will remain in an Oklahoma jail until Texas authorities obtain a warrant from Governor Rick Perry.
Educators and law enforcement were on high alert today on the lookout for a parent who had threatened violence at a Hurst elementary school. Alexius Tavo was banned from all HEB ISD campuses but showed up at a school anyway.
The fatal shooting of Karen Smith ended her decades-long abusive relationship with her estranged husband, Ferdinand Smith.
A North Texas woman cried out for help, getting a protective order against the ex-boyfriend she feared was going to hurt her, but it wasn’t enough.