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Gun with 30-round magazine, drugs and cash seized in Arlington traffic stop

A 21-year-old Mansfield man is in jail after police say they seized drugs, cash and a gun with a 30-round magazine in a traffic stop he was involved in Monday night in Arlington. Brian Xavier Williams was pulled over in the 900 block of West Sublett Road, Arlington police spokesman Christopher Cook

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-03-21 12:31:00

Dallas police officer accused of indecency with a child

A Dallas officer accused of indecency with a child was arrested Tuesday, police said. Terance Thompson was taken into custody by Red Oak police and faces a charge of indecency with a child sexual contact, Dallas police said. Thompson is an eight-year veteran with the department assigned to the leg

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-21 03:55:31

Anna police closing U.S. 75 southbound Thursday for investigation

ANNA, Tex. (KXII) -- An alert to drivers, Highway 75 southbound will be shut down from Van Alstyne to Anna during the day this Thursday. Drivers will be forced onto the southbound service road at Mantua Rd. and will be allowed to re-enter the highway at the southbound ramp from West White Street. T

KXII.COM - 2018-03-21 04:59:00

Frisco man who wanted business back arrested in murder-for-hire plot, officials say

A Frisco man suspected in a murder-for-hire plot against his former business partner was arrested Friday and is in federal custody, officials announced. Eskandar Molavi, 69, is charged with one count of solicitation of kidnapping and one count of attempted kidnapping, Erin Nealy Cox, the U.S. Attor

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-20 22:57:32

Thousands of dollars worth of maintenance tools stolen from Denison ISD

DENISON, Tex. (KXII) -- Thieves hit the Denison ISD annex building over the weekend, stealing thousands of dollars in ground maintenance tools. School officials said they gained entry at the northwest side of the building. "Just peeled back the panels here," said Denison ISD Facilities Director Da

KXII.COM - 2018-03-22 00:40:00

Suspicious package prompts evacuation of Sherman neighborhood

SHERMAN, Tex (KXII) - Sherman Police are evacuating a neighborhood after a suspicious package was found in a neighborhood Tuesday morning. Police tell us a woman who lives in the 1700 block of West Cypress Grove called police to report a suspicious package had arrived at her home that she had not o

KXII.COM - 2018-03-20 17:25:00

Erin Brockovich Says She's Coming to Plano as Water District Claims Everything's Normal

Environmental activist Erin Brockovich, famous for inspiring Julia Roberts' Oscar-winning performance in Erin Brockovich, is coming to North Texas. Brockovich, who blasted the North Texas Municipal Water District last week for using a common cleaning procedure, announced on Facebook on Tuesday that

DALLAS OBSERVER - 2018-03-21 16:23:36

Denison woman who made up rape, kidnapping story sentenced to probation

SHERMAN, Tex. (KXII) - The Denison woman who pleaded guilty to making up a story that three black men kidnapped and raped her last year was sentenced to 8 years probation, over $8,000 in restitution, and to pay another $2,000 in court fines on Tuesday. Breana Harmon, 19, pleaded guilty to two count

KXII.COM - 2018-03-20 22:36:00

North Texas Municipal Water District: New Tests Show Water Remains Safe

PLANO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) - The North Texas Municipal Water District says results of its latest tests show the drinking water is safe for its 1.7 million customers. The district, which supplies water to Plano and other cities, is trying to reassure residents after environmental activist Erin Brockov

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-21 19:04:07

One arrested after family disturbance

One man was arrested on a felony charge Monday after police responded to a report of a family disturbance in southwest Paris. At 8:57 p.m. on Monday, officers responded to the 300 block of 16th Street S.W. in regard to a disturbance. "Officers were told Joshua Watkins, 23, had assaulted a family mem

PARIS NEWS - 2018-03-20 17:45:00

Tiny tiger cub, Kylo Ren, born at North Texas sanctuary

A tiny white tiger cub has been born in North Texas after his parents were rescued earlier this year. The cub, named Kylo Ren, was born March 6 at In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue in Wylie, northeast of Dallas-Fort Worth. (The sanctuary's founder is a Star Wars fan, as you might've guessed.) Kylo Re

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-20 18:30:47

Denison flooring business owner accused of scamming customers

DENISON, Tex. (KXII) -- Denison police said they arrested the owner of APEX Flooring after five people came forward saying she took their money and never completed the project. Police said from August of last year to March of this year, Melenie Barajas is accused of requiring people to pay up fron


Water district, city officials say Plano water safe after environmental activist Erin Brockovich raises questions

PLANO -- Officials with The North Texas Municipal Water District stood Tuesday night before Plano City Council members and assured them that the water flowing into its residents' homes to drink, cook and bathe with is safe. Thomas Kula, executive director of the water district, said the water it tr

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-21 02:21:18

Gunshot victim causes fatal crash in Dallas

DALLAS - What began as an accident investigation in Dallas is now a homicide investigation. Dallas police the fatal crash happened Sunday around 10:30 p.m. A Dodge Charger was speeding on Scyene Road near Jim Miller Road in southeast Dallas. The driver of the Charger lost control and collided head-o


Erin Brockovich coming to Plano as concerns over water quality grows

PLANO-Celebrity water activist Erin Brockovich has announced she will visit Plano in April as officials from the North Texas Municipal Water District receive harsh criticism over the strong chlorine smell residents are smelling in their water. The NTMWD services 1.7 million customers and 10 counties

WFAA - 2018-03-21 04:52:00

2 Dead After Shooting, Head-On Collision in Dallas

Metro A man who was driving a car while wounded from a shooting struck another vehicle head-on, killing the other driver Sunday night in Dallas, police say. According to police, first responders were called to a reported shooting at the intersection of Scyene Road and Jim Miller Road at about 10:16


Van Alstyne man killed in motorcycle wreck

ANNA, Texas (KXII) A Van Alstyne man is dead after a motorcycle wreck Saturday morning. It happened on US Highway 75 Southbound between Mantua Rd and FM 455. We're told it involved an SUV carrying a family of 7 from out of state. Two children were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening inj


Texoma law enforcement investigating weekend's 5th fatality accident

SHERMAN, Texas (KXII) A total of seven people have died as a result of traffic-related accidents since Friday night. The latest wreck happened at mile marker 18 on I-35 in Love County just before 4 a.m. Sunday. Troopers said 27-year-old Sarah Hayes of Ardmore was driving the wrong way down the hig


Grand jury may consider child shooting death

The current edition of the Hunt County grand jury this week may consider the capital murder case involving the December alleged capital murder of a Greenville boy. The current edition of the Hunt County grand jury is scheduled to convene its monthly meeting Friday to continue its six-month term of s


Poor Richard's Finds New Life - and Old Regulars - After Former Owner's Child Porn Arrest

Under new ownership, Poor Richard's Cafe is getting over Richard Butterly. On a Saturday morning at Poor Richard's Cafe in Plano, it's business as usual. In the more than 30 years this local institution has been serving breakfast and lunch, very little has changed - except its ownership. In fact, th

DALLAS OBSERVER - 2018-03-20 15:18:30