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Man With Long History Of Sex Crimes Sentenced To 70 Years

A convicted pedophile whose sex crimes date back decades has been sentenced to prison, again. The 70-year sentence effectively amounts to a life sentence for 69-year-old Lloyd Gibson.

04/15/2014

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Task Force Reveals Findings on Homeowner Shot by Police

The Tarrant County District Attorney’s office and Fort Worth Police Department have released new public records in the case of an officer involved shooting during a home burglary call.

02/05/2014

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Family Mistrusts Judge, Agrees To Teen Murder Plea Deal

A Fort Worth teen, who killed classmate Nicholas Anderson with a claw hammer, has been sentenced to 26 years behind bars. The family of the murdered teen agreed to a plea deal because they did not trust Judge Jean Boyd’s judgment had their been a trial.

CBS 11–01/22/2014

Mugshot of Luis Alfredo Perez. (credit: Tarrant Co. District Attorney's Office)

Man Gets 50 Years For Killing Ex-Girlfriend’s Mom

A judge has sentenced a North Texas man to 50 years in prison for killing his ex-girlfriend’s mother.

CBSDFW.COM–02/20/2013

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Man Sentenced To 89 Years For Role In Deadly Robbery

A Tarrant County jury sentenced a 31-year-old man to 89 years in prison for his role in the 2011 robbery and killing of a Fort Worth convenience store owner.

02/08/2013

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County Implementing “No Refusal” Campaign Super Bowl Sunday

For the first time, Tarrant County law enforcement agencies will be implementing a “No Refusal” drinking and driving campaign during Super Bowl Sunday.

02/01/2013

A jury sentenced Raul Alvarez-Mijan to 90 years in prison for Impersonating a Public Servant. (credit: Tarrant Co. District Attorney)

Jury Gives Ex-Con 90 Years For Posing As Officer

He was convicted of murder in Dallas County nearly 30 years ago and served his time; now a jury has sentenced Raul Alvarez-Mijan to 90 years in prison for a different kind of crime.

CBSDFW.COM–01/22/2013

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Ex-Con Sentenced To 99 Years After High Speed Chase

An ex-con was sentenced to 99 years in prison on Wednesday for leading police on a high-speed chase following the robbery of a TCU student.

11/28/2012

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5x Drunk Driver Sentenced To 45 Years In Prison

A North Texas man, with nearly half-a-dozen Driving While Intoxicated convictions, has been sentenced to 45 years in prison.

05/17/2012

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Life For Man Who Sexually Abused Girlfriend’s Daughters

First a Fort Worth jury convicted a 40-year-old man of sexually assaulting his girlfriend’s six and 10 year old daughters, then they sent him to prison for life.

03/09/2012

More Formal Charges In TCU Campus Drug Case

Last month more than 20 people were arrested in connection with a drug investigation at TCU. Thursday two of those people were formally charged in the case, bringing the total number of defendants to five.

03/08/2012

Douglas Lynn Kirk

North Texan Gets 47-year Term For Neighbor’s Death

A North Texas man has received a 47-year prison sentence for murder in the death of one of two neighbors killed after helping him to move.

02/16/2012

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