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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

Man used fake ID to buy Porsche at Dallas dealership, police say

Dallas police are looking for a man who used fake identification to buy a luxury car last month. (Dallas Police Department) The man first went to Palomino Motors in the 7000 block of John W. Carpenter Freeway in late January, police said. He tried to used a driver's license with his photo and some

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-21 21:46:40

Man fatally shot after fight at Arlington 7-Eleven

A man was shot and killed Wednesday evening following a fight at a 7-Eleven in Arlington, police said. Officers think two men had an argument or altercation in the convenience store in the 2100 block of East Abram Street, near State Highway 360. One of the men walked away and the other reportedly

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-22 00:44:32

One man in his 20s found dead from gunshot wounds outside Arlington convenience store

Police are investigating what led to a man being killed outside an Arlington convenience store on Wednesday. The shooting call came into police dispatch about 6:30 p.m. When officers responded to the 2100 block of East Abram Street they found a man in his 20's dead from a gunshot wound. The suspect

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-03-22 01:33:00

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

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

As Atmos Pushes to Restore Gas to Northwest Dallas, Who'll Fix the Torn-Up Streets Left Behind?

After a Feb. 23 gas-leak explosion in Northwest Dallas killed 12-year-old Linda Rogers in her home, emergency crews and Atmos Energy evacuated the surrounding area, cut off gas service and began working around the clock to repair leaky, corroded pipes. As Atmos crews work to restore service, some re

DALLAS OBSERVER - 2018-03-22 09:00:00

Frisco Man Facing Federal Charges Stemming from Murder-for-Hire Plot Over a Gas Station

FRISCO (WBAP/KLIF News) - A Frisco man is in jail on federal charges stemming from a murder-for-hire plot that involved his former business partner, a gas station and a kidnapping. According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, 69-year-old Eskandar Molavi allegedly asked a man who he thought was a pilot f

WBAP.COM - 2018-03-20 18:32:04

This Dallas burger joint is a shrine to Texas legend Selena

Country Burger, a folksy eatery in the Oak Cliff area of Dallas, celebrates the life of Selena Quintanilla all year long. The late Tejano singer, an icon of otherworldly proportions across Texas, is everywhere at the neighborhood burger stop. RELATED: Remembering Selena's Astrodome performance Manag

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-03-20 14:23:00

Authorities investigating suspicious box at Grand Prairie High School

Authorities were investigating after a suspicious box was found outside Grand Prairie High School on Monday morning. Grand Prairie ISD spokesman Sam Buchmeyer told KXAS-TV (NBC5) that the front entrance of the school was blocked off as a precautionary measure while police worked to clear a "box of u


Fiery Crash Causes Traffic On Loop 12 In Irving

IRVING, TX - First responder crews in Irving are working Tuesday afternoon to clear a crash at the southbound entrance of North Loop 12 from Grauwyler. According to a release from Irving Fire Department, crews responded to the crash around 12:55 p.m. When they arrived, they found a rollover crash th

PATCH - 2018-03-20 18:46:46

SUV driver wanted for Carrollton hit-and-run

CARROLLTON, Texas - A driver is on the run after hitting and seriously injuring a pedestrian in Carrollton early Sunday morning. Police found the victim in the middle of Marsh Lane around 3 a.m. They believe he was hit while crossing the road. The vehicle that hit him is believed to be a dark gray,


Blotter: Two hospitalized after crash on I-35E in Denton

A woman's head appeared to be "deformed and caved in" after a single-car crash early Monday morning in Denton in the 2400 block of southbound Interstate 35E, according to Denton police spokesman Shane Kizer. Kizer said the woman and male driver were both taken to Medical City Denton, but said he did

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2018-03-20 22:31:31

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

Dallas Officer Arrested For Indecency With Child

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - A Dallas Police officer was arrested on Tuesday by Red Oak Police for indecency with a child and sexual contact. Dallas Police said Officer Terance Thompson is an eight-year veteran with the department and is assigned to the Legal Services Unit. He is now on administrative leav

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-20 18:36:52

Girl sexually assaulted by her manager at Dallas Long John Silver's, lawsuit alleges

A Dallas woman says her 16-year-old daughter was sexually assaulted by a manager at a Long John Silver's in September while she was on the job, according to a lawsuit filed this week. Jeremiah Wayne Turner (Dallas County Jail) Jeremiah Wayne Turner, 28, was arrested Feb. 22 and charged with sexu


Body of Missing Man Found in Backyard Pool: Arlington Police

The body of a North Texas man who has been missing for three days was found Thursday evening, police said. Merlin Earl Butler, 67, was last seen early Monday morning near the independent living facility where he lived in the 1300 block of Quail Lane in Arlington. Butler's body was found in a backyar


Couple arrested after CPS home visit

Weatherford-Parker County Special Crimes Unit arrested a Weatherford couple following a CPS (Child Protective Services) home visit. The initial investigation stemmed from an anonymous tip about drug use inside the home where a child was staying. Deputies arrived at a residence in the 5300-block of


Dallas ready to party at 2018 St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival

Expect to see increased security at Saturday's St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival in Dallas. Dallas police say there are no known threats, but they still want people to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity to the officers who will be deployed in the area. The grand marshal for this