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It was not your usual funeral procession in Paradise, Texas. Dogs panted as they trotted into the church at the sides of their handlers. And the memorial service was often interrupted by a bark or growl.
A Wise County Sheriff’s Office K-9 officer has been shot dead and the man believed to have killed the K-9 is also dead.
Investigators found bomb-making materials and bloody clothes in the car of a man suspected in the shooting of a North Texas sheriff’s deputy and murder of the Colorado prisons chief.
Officials say “unique and often microscopic markings” found on shell casings in North Texas and Colorado lead investigators to conclude that the gun Evan Ebel used to shoot at authorities in Montague and Wise County was the same one used to kill Tom Clements in Colorado.
Officials from Wise County, Montague County, and the state of Colorado all spoke about the latest information involving the shooting of a sheriff’s deputy, a dead shooting suspect and possible links to a Colorado murder.
A large natural gas plant in Wise County has been evacuated. The action was taken after the plant received a bomb threat.
Two Decatur children are in foster care after their parents were accused of leaving an 18-month-old boy locked inside a house by himself for eight hours.
A man has been arrested in connection with the death of a Samantha McNorton, whose body was discovered buried in Wise County on Sunday.
Wise County Sheriff’s office has recovered the body of a woman believed to be a match for a missing 28-year-old who was last seen more than two weeks ago.