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Bodycam footage involving Arlington officer and suspect shot

On Jan. 11, an Arlington police officer pulled over a car for a traffic violation. The traffic stop ended in a suspect being fatally shot.


Family questions who shot first in Arlington police shootout. Chief says it’s clear.

Arlington’s police chief said he believes it’s clear who fired the first round in a shootout between two of his officers and a 20-year-old man last Friday. Three videos of the Jan. 11 shooting — taken from the dashcam of one officer and body cameras from two others — were released to the public Thur


Smith County Sheriff's Office, Texas Game Wardens searching for suspect in recent high-speed chases

SMITH COUNTY, Texas — The Smith County Sheriff’s Office and the Texas Game Wardens are currently on the lookout for a Tyler man who is wanted for multiple criminal offenses.


Sting is coming to Texas this summer

Sting is heading to Texas this summer. The singer is set to headline the first-ever KAABOO Texas set for May 10th to 12th at Arlington’s AT&T Stadium. The Killers and Kid Rock will also headline the three-day fest, which also features Lynyrd Skynyrd, The B-52s, Joan Jet and the Blackhearts, The Engl


Texas mayor resigns following accusations that she misused city funds to see Michelle Obama

Mayor Lyndia Thomas and Mayor Pro Tem Beckie Hayes of Forest Hill, Texas, resigned Wednesday shortly before a public hearing to determine whether or not they had misused city funds for tickets to attend former first lady Michelle Obama's book tour in Dallas.


Dallas police chase robbery suspect to Tarrant County and back

DALLAS — A robbery suspect led Dallas police on a chase across the metroplex and back Thursday morning. The chase began in Dallas and continued deep into Tarrant County before the suspect turned around and led officers all the way back at least to Oak Cliff.


Arlington PD release videos of deadly shoot-out for 'transparency'

ARLINGTON, Texas — Late Thursday afternoon, Arlington police released three videos after the family of a man killed in a shoot-out questioned police's claims that their son shot at police first.


Report: Power Plants are Leaking Cancer-Causing Toxins into Groundwater Across Texas

An environmental group found that all of Texas’ coal-fired power plants have polluted groundwater with multiple chemicals, including arsenic, which was detected at 13 of the 15 sites.


Tarrant County Day of Service honors MLK’s legacy. Here’s how to volunteer

Tarrant Churches Together is seeking volunteers to participate in the Ninth Annual Tarrant Churches Together MLK Day of Service on Monday. Check-in and registration starts at 8 a.m. at Baker Chapel A.M.E Church, 1050 E. Humbolt Street, Fort Worth, with an interfaith worship service scheduled for 9 a


Arlington Resident Wins $1 Million Prize On Lotto Scratch Ticket

ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – Winner, winner, chicken dinner! A person who lives in Arlington is now $1 million richer!. Officials with the Texas Lottery say the person recently claimed a top winning prize in the Million Dollar Loteria scratch ticket game.


Woman abducted from her Fort Worth home escapes in Johnson County, police say

A 23-year-old woman was abducted from her Fort Worth home and taken to Johnson County where she escaped, police said Thursday. The circumstances surrounding her escape are unclear. A Good Samaritan picked her up in Johnson County and took her to Keene police, Fort Worth police said. Keene is about 2


Arlington lawmaker proposes banning abortion

Rep. Tony Tinderholt, an Arlington Republican, filed a bill to ban abortion. House Bill 896 would give fetuses the same rights as "any other human child" from the "moment of fertilization."


Former janitor accused of indecency with 6-year-old girl at Tarrant County school

A former janitor for a Tarrant County school district has been accused of touching a 6-year-old child inappropriately at an elementary school. Lewis Wayne Rawlings, 70, of Kennedale was arrested at his home Tuesday on a charge of indecency with a child by sexual contact. He remained in the Mansfield


Hot Springs police searching for Texas man with 8 sexual assault of a child charges

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. — Officers are searching for Cliff Allen Richardson, of Texas, who is wanted on eight counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child. Richardson is wanted through the Llano County Sheriff's Office in Texas and has a bond of $243,000.


Third capital murder suspect arrested in teen’s killing near Hulen Mall

A third suspect accused in the killing of a teen near Hulen Mall in October was in custody Thursday and faces a charge of capital murder, police said. Dalvin Poole, 24, of Fort Worth, was booked into the Fort Worth Jail Tuesday.


Dream Builders: MISD Student Receives $100,000 Scholarship from Beyoncé & Jay-Z

Dream Builders is a show on MyArlingtonTV that highlights the ways our community is helping kids dream big, nurture their creativity, polish their skills and develop the tools they need to achieve their American Dream as young adults.


Haltom City police chase ends in fiery crash

HALTOM CITY, Texas - A woman was pulled from a burning truck after she was hit during an overnight police chase. The crash happened Wednesday around 11 p.m. on southbound Denton Highway near West Loop 820 in Haltom City.


Sting, the Killers and Kid Rock to play new Arlington festival where top pass costs $17,500

When Kaaboo Texas, a new-to-North Texas music and comedy festival, touches down at AT&T Stadium in Arlington this spring, it will bring with it more than 60 big-name bands and comics. But if you shell out $17,500 for the festival's top tier VIP ticket, you can expect a lot more than live music.


Bodies Found In Okfuskee County Identified As Texas Pair

OKFUSKEE COUNTY, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma State Medical Examiners Office has identified the bodies found in Okfuskee County. They have identified them as 28-year-old Jenna Scott and 32-year-old Michael Swearingin. Scott and Swearingin were reported missing from Central Texas and had not been seen for


Grand Prairie PD steps up enforcement of 'move over' law after tow truck driver deaths

The Grand Prairie Police Department is stepping up enforcement of a law that keeps first responders and other safe while working along roadways. Tow truck driver Keith Holt was killed earlier this month while he was working a crash along I-20. A driver hit him and kept going.