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Texan offers $500 for names of 49 people who voted to oust Muslim from Tarrant County GOP leadership
A McAllen man is offering a $500 reward to anyone who can provide him with the names of the 49 people who voted last week to removed Tarrant County GOP vice chairman Shahid Shafi from his position.
Police chase robbery suspect into Tarrant County, back to Dallas County. 3 in custody
Law enforcement units in Dallas chased a robbery suspect into Tarrant County and then back into Dallas County, according to Star-Telegram media partner WFAA-TV. After about a 15 minute chase, three people were taken into custody after the driver stopped near a field, according to scanner traffic and
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.
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
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
More than 11,000 ride Tarrant County TEXRail on first weekend
FORT WORTH, Texas — The first commuter rail from downtown Fort Worth to Dallas/Fort Worth Airport opened this past weekend – and Tarrant County residents were apparently ready for it.
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.
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
McKinney couple arrested in southeast Texas in connection with indecency with a child investigation
McKINNEY, Texas — A McKinney couple was arrested in southeast Texas last week in connection with a McKinney investigation for indecency with a child, police announced earlier today.
Tarrant County's more affordable price made it the top D-FW home market in December
Tarrant County wound up as the top market in December's Dallas-Fort Worth home sales report. Overall home sales by real estate agents in North Texas were down nine percent from December 2017 levels, according to the latest data from the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University.
With storms, hail, snow flurries and lows in the 20s possible in Dallas-Fort Worth, what should you expect?
Temperatures in Dallas-Fort Worth are expected to plunge into the 20s by Sunday, but before that happens, there’s a chance of storms — including some that could produce strong winds and even hail.
What does no citizenship question on census mean for Fort Worth and Tarrant County?
A federal judge in New York blocked the U.S. Department of Commerce from adding a question about citizenship to the upcoming 2020 census on Tuesday. U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman released a 277-page opinion that agreed asking about citizenship would diminish political representation, result in a
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
Man found shot to death in Fort Worth park is identified
A man who was killed in a Fort Worth park on Saturday morning has been identified. The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s office said 30-year-old Christopher Reyes died of gunshot wounds to his head, spine and chest.
Tarrant County’s 10 Most Wanted Criminals, January 9
Have you seen any of these 10 most wanted criminals in Tarrant County? Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest. Call 817-469-8477.
Looking for trash, Tarrant County Sheriff’s work crew found litter... of puppies
A Tarrant County Sheriff’s labor detail crew picking up trash in north Fort Worth Friday weren’t expecting to find this kind of litter — seven puppies. The puppies, believed to be under 8 weeks old, were found amid a pile of junk in a popular dumping area off N.E. 30th Street and Prairie Avenue.
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.
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.
The Women’s March returns to downtown Fort Worth on Sunday, Jan. 20
Anyone planning to be part of the third annual Women’s March downtown on Sunday morning will face some of the coldest temperatures this year. But it will be worth it, said Leah Payne, one of the organizers with the Tarrant County Democratic Woman’s Club.
Tarrant County leader Dionne Bagsby dies at the age of 82
FORT WORTH, Texas - Former Tarrant County commission and civil rights leader Dionne Bagsby has died. Bagsby was the first woman and first African American elected to the Commissioner’s Court. The subcourthouse in Southwest Tarrant County is named in her honor.