Jailed Texas Man Charged In 2003 Murder Following Alert From DNA DatabaseAndy Castillo, of Lubbock, is charged with murder in the death of 21-year-old Cynthia Joann Palacio, also of Lubbock, the Texas Department of Public Safety said.
Suspected Serial Rapist David Thomas Hawkins Arrested, Returned To Dallas 35 Years After Alleged CrimesAuthorities believe DNA evidence links Hawkins to three other aggravated sexual assaults in Dallas and two in Shreveport, Louisiana between 1980 and 1985.
Plano Police Officer Who Beat COVID-19 Donates Plasma: 'My Opportunity To Turn Negative Into Something Positive'Carter BloodCare says Officer David Tilley's plasma donation will be enough for four people.
DNA Databases Testing The Limits Of PrivacyThe new technology is turning cold cases red hot, solving dozens of cases across the nation including one in Fort Worth.
Longtime Fugitive Serial Killer Jose Sifuentes Back In Custody In DallasThe murders spanned over five years from 1998 to 2003 and each was sexually motivated, police said.
Authorities Begin Exoneration Process For Texas Man After DNA Leads To New ArrestAuthorities say they will begin the process to exonerate a Houston man who was convicted in a 2010 fatal stabbing that investigators now believe was committed by someone else.
Fort Worth Police ID Man Who Murdered 11-Year-Old Julie Fuller In 1983 Cold CaseOn June 27, 1983, 11-year-old Julie Fuller disappeared from the Kensington Motel in Arlington after taking out the trash. She was found raped and murdered in Fort Worth the following day. Her killer had never been found — until now, 36 years later.
Insider Warns Of Aggressive Sales Tactics To Get Seniors To Sign Up For 'Free' DNA TestsStephanie Ingle was told it was an easy way to make money and help senior citizens, so she signed up to work as a DNA testing recruiter.
Texan Spending Fortune, Hours A Day Trying To Live To At Least 120 Years Old: 'I Am My Asset'Ari Rastegar goes to bed in special clothing on a temperature-regulated bed. He also wears a mask.
Oprah Urges Texas Governor To 'Take A Pause' On Rodney Reed ExecutionOprah is speaking out about the Rodney Reed death row case and is urging Governor Abbott to "take a pause" on the scheduled November 20. execution.
Rihanna, Meek Mill Join Calls To Halt Texas Execution Of Rodney ReedA growing list of celebrities and a bipartisan group of Texas lawmakers are the latest to call on Governor Greg Abbott to halt the execution of death row inmate Rodney Reed.