Tarrant County District Attorney

Jesse Castanuela (Credit: Tarrant Count DA)

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

(credit: Tarrant Co. District Attorney's Office)

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

(credit: Tarrant Co. District Attorney's Office)

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

autumn5

Teddy Bears Make Cancer Bearable For Fort Worth Girl

You would think that an 11-year-old, battling brain cancer, would have more things to worry about than other children. Not Autumn. “I wanted to make kids feel like they’re special.”

10/04/2011

James Riley

Family Outraged Man Never Charged In Driving Death

The Montgomery home in Sanger is filled with family, but for yet another Thanksgiving, one of them won’t be here.

CBSDFW.COM–11/18/2010

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