Dallas County DA And DA-Elect Pledge Smooth TransitionJohn Creuzot, a Democrat, defeated Faith Johnson, a Republican, who was appointed to the post by Governor Greg Abbott about two years ago.
Man Shot By Officer Arrested For Drug Possession In Tarrant CountyLyndo Jones, the man shot by former Mesquite Police officer Derick Wiley in November of 2017, was arrested this week for drug possession.
Former Officer Testifies In Aggravated Assault Trial: 'I Told Myself, Derick Don't Die Out Here'Derick Wiley said he shot Lyndo Jones because he feared for his life.
Man Shot By Former Mesquite Officer Takes Stand In Trial: 'I Was Scared, I Didn't Know He Was Police'Lyndo Jones suffered two gunshots to the back last November at the hands of then-Mesquite Police officer Derick Wiley.
Prosecutor: North Texas Man Mistaken As Thief Shot With Hands UpDerick Wiley, who was fired from the Mesquite Police Department, is charged with aggravated assault in the November 8 shooting. Lyndo Jones sustained injuries that required repeated hospital stays.
Lawsuit Filed Against Former Mesquite Cop Who Shot Unarmed ManA federal civil lawsuit was filed on Thursday against the City of Mesquite and indicted former police officer Derick Wiley in the shooting of unarmed motorist Lyndo Jones.