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Man dead after standoff in Grand Prairie IKEA parking lot
A man is dead after a police standoff in the IKEA parking lot in Grand Prairie. Police say the initial came in around 1:30 p.m. Monday. The caller said he saw a man slumped over in a vehicle in the parking lot. When police arrived, a standoff ensued after gunfire was exchanged. Police later found th
Rowlett shuts down part of Bush Turnpike after World War II mortar found
The area has been evacuated, although it is unclear if the mortar still works,KXAS-TV (NBC5)reports. The Garland Police Department bomb squad has also reported to the scene.
Armed man killed in standoff at Texas IKEA
Law enforcement officers on scene at Grand Prarie IKEA (Photo: NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth) GRAND PRAIRIE, Tex. (NBC DFW) - A man is dead following a standoff between police and an armed man near IKEA in Grand Prairie. Police say they responded to a welfare check for a person inside a black, four-door C
Wrong Way Driver Causes Fatal Crash on Dallas Highway, Reports Say
A woman in Dallas, Texas, died after the car she was driving collided with a vehicle driving in the wrong direction on April 22, according to local media.Officers at Dallas County Sheriff's Department were quoted as saying the crash occurred after a driver drove eastbound on a westbound lane on the
Driver in fatal crash tests positive for drugs
Johnson, of Era, was driving a Dodge pickup that crashed into a Chevrolet Equinox in October killing two people from Fort Worth.
5 arrested in Grand Prairie murder case
Police arrested 25-year-old Elizabeth Delude, 40-year-old Claire Harrington, 34-year-old Clayton Miller, 33-year-old Christopher Cornell and 41-year-old Paul Rogers were arrested Friday. According to theFort Worth Star-Telegram, police began investigating the suspicious Grand Prairie house fire that
Tarrant County Judge Pleads Guilty to Tampering With Government Records
Embattled Justice of the Peace Russ Casey, who represents Northeastern Tarrant County and has an office in Southlake, pleaded guilty before a district judge Monday morning.
City of Arlington Prepares for Traffic Ahead of NFL Draft
Arlington city officials estimate between 75,000 to 100,000 people per day will come into the city for the NFL draft. (Published 3 hours ago)
Wrong-way driver causes crash on I-20 in Duncanville, killing one
The Dallas County Sheriff's Office says Guillermo Saurez, 31, was driving a Nissan Armada east in the westbound lanes of I-20 when he sideswiped a vehicle, causing it to spin out of control, then get hit by another vehicle and stop at the median of the highway.
DeSoto High School On Lockdown After Unverified Threat: Police
DeSoto Police Department announced the lockdown around 1:20 p.m. Monday, citing "an abundance of safety," as the reason for the lockout.
Fort Worth creeper stealing woman's purse caught on camera
FORT WORTH - Take a look at the surveillance video above. It shows a man creeping up on a shopper at a grocery store in Fort Worth. He reaches into her purse and steals her wallet. A second suspect is seen watching the incident from afar. You can see them both walking away; it's clear the two suspec
Judge Dismisses Republican Lawsuit Aimed At Booting Democrats Off Dallas County Ballot
The suit filed earlier this year by the Dallas County Republican Party alleged that Carol Donovan, the chair of the Dallas County Democratic Party, didn’t sign the applications of the more than 120 Democratic primary candidates before sending them to the Texas Secretary of State’s Office, which is n
Next door neighbor harbored a secret, feds say: homemade bombs, machine guns and crack cocaine
FORT WORTH -- Neighbors were enjoying a sunny and warm Saturday afternoon when an explosion rang out, sending debris and dust clouds high into the air. A longtime resident of this working-class neighborhood in southern Fort Worth had just parked at home when the blast ignited. Debris rained down on
Suspect opened fire while driving in Oak Cliff, police say
Dallas police are investigating an early Sunday morning shooting in Oak Cliff that left one person hospitalized.Officers responded to a shooting call around 3 a.m. Sunday in the 1500 block of Presidio Avenue, in east Oak Cliff. When officers arrived, the victim told police he had been driving southb
Frisco teen selected to participate in NFL Draft in Arlington
"My dad is a huge Cowboys fan, I can remember watching games since I was probably 6 years old," she says laughing.
Fort Worth mother found shot to death in apartment breezeway
The victim was identified as Day'zshia McKinley, 27, of Fort Worth, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner's website on Sunday. A ruling on her death is pending an autopsy.
Car chase in Cedar Hill ends when suspect hits curb, drives into pond
A driver leading police on a high-speed chase in Cedar Hill plunged into a pond before being taken into custody, police say. A Cedar Hill police officer tried to stop the car for speeding on Clark Road, police said, but the driver sped through the city streets in an attempt to flee the officer. Whil
Southwest cancels 40 flights due to engine inspections
On Sunday, the Dallas-based carrier canceled about 40 flights as it continued engine inspections following a deadly incident on a flight earlier this week, the company said in a statement.
More Than $300K of Food Thrown Out This Year in Dallas ISD
James Shaw Jr. is being called a hero by law enforcement for wrestling the gun away from the shooter inside a Nashville-area Waffle House Sunday. Hear the details of his encounter.(Published Sunday, April 22, 2018)
Off-duty Lake Worth officer involved in fatal fight with neighbor
"Because of the nature of the investigation, the Texas Rangers were also called and will take the investigatory lead," Azle police said in a news release.