Burning Big Rig Backs Up Traffic On I-635 In Mesquite Near Town East Mall, 1 Person KilledA burning 18-wheeler caused major traffic backups on I-635 in Mesquite near Town East Mall this morning.
Police: Suspect Stole Patrol Vehicle While In Custody, Found Inside Applebee's In MesquiteA man has been arrested after Forney police said he stole a patrol vehicle while in custody and was eventually found inside a Mesquite restaurant.
6-Year-Old Drowns In Pool In Mesquite Neighborhood, Police SayA 6-year-old has died after he was found unresponsive at a pool in Mesquite Wednesday evening, police said.
Mesquite Food Bank That Serves Thousands Is Latest Victim Of Catalytic Converter TheftsOn Monday night, catalytic converters were stolen off two box trucks belonging to Sharing Life Community Outreach in Mesquite.
Dallas County, Cities Of Dallas And Mesquite Announce $70M Joint Effort To Reduce HomelessnessKnown as Dallas Real Time Rapid Rehousing (DRTRR), the initiative will look to rehouse over 2,600 people experiencing homelessness.
Mesquite Resident Walks Away A Millionaire After Texas Lottery Scratch Ticket WinThere is another addition to the North Texas millionaire's club. A person in Mesquite has claimed a top prize of $1 million in a scratch ticket game.
Kaufman County Sheriff's K-9 'Zek' Catches Burglary Suspect Hiding In The WoodsLaw enforcement officials gave a shout out to K-9 Zek for capturing and pulling a burglary suspect out of the woods.
2 Women, Man Charged With Murder For Alleged Connection To Shackelford Drive ShootingTwo woman and a man were arrested for their alleged connection to a homicide on April 26.
3 Juveniles Charged With Murder Of 15-Year-Old Girl In MesquiteThree juveniles have been arrested and charged with the murder of a 15-year-old girl in Mesquite last weekend, police said.
Lyft Driver Shot And Killed In Mesquite By Someone In Passing VehicleMesquite Police are looking for multiple suspects in the deadly shooting of a Lyft driver.
Mesquite Police Chief Charles Cato Steps Down After 5 YearsThe city said Friday was Charles Cato's last day as chief and that a national search is currently underway for his replacement.
Mesquite Ordinance Changes Mean Your Noise That 'Distresses, Or Disturbs' Could Mean A $2000 FineIt's probably not a good idea for folks in Mesquite to have the speakers in their cars vibrating, or walls shaking in the house from the cranked up stereo. The City Council has approved updates to part of the City Code that addresses noise complaints.
Mesquite Man Wins Big On Texas Lottery 'Weekly Grand' Scratch Ticket, Takes Home Nearly $900KA man in Mesquite could have gotten a regular check of $1,000 a week for the next 20 years after winning big on a 'Weekly Grand' Texas Lottery scratch ticket... but he decided against it.
North Texas Cities Cracking Down On New Year’s Eve Illegal Fireworks And GunfireFire and police departments across North Texas are preparing for an influx of calls on New Year’s Eve for illegal fireworks and gunfire -- some have even set up special operations to crack down on the activity.
Mesquite Drops The Gavel, Takes 'Aggressive' Moves To Stop New Year’s Eve Gunfire, Fireworks & DWIAs 2021 quickly approaches officials in the City of Mesquite have a message for residents and visitors -- “We will make arrests, we will issue citations and we will be visible on New Year’s Eve.”