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Drug bust leaves five family members behind bars - Arrested for drugs, endangering children

Five family members are behind bars after a successful drug bust by Paris police officers. Around 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Paris police officers executed a search warrant in the 700 block of 6th Street N.E. It was here officers made contact with Davarious Battle, 29, Samantha Woods-Battle, 28, Travon Ba

EPARISEXTRA.COM - 2018-03-21 07:00:00

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

One taken into custody after overnight disturbance with gun shot

The Hunt County Sheriff's Office has released a statement concerning an overnight disturbance during which a gunshot was fired: On March 19th, 2018 at approximately 8:45 p.m. the Hunt County Sheriff's Office responded to a disturbance involving a handgun in the 7400 block of East Interstate 30, Cumb

GREENVILLE HERALD-BANNER - 2018-03-20 21:11:00

Police identify drivers in motorcycle accident

PARIS, Tex. (KXII) -- Police say Gary Oats of Cooper was flown to Plano with back and leg injuries Friday night after he was struck by a pickup truck while riding his motorcycle. Oats was headed north on Church street when Annie Browner of Paris tried to turn left into the driveway of the Mobile ga

KXII.COM - 2018-03-20 01:03:00

Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office need help identifying man in prowler case

The Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying a man. The man pictured is a person of interest in a prowler call that took place in the Chandler and Edom area. If you have any information call the Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office at 903-567-4133. The Van Zandt County Sheriff's

CBS19.TV - 2018-03-19 22:50:00

Sulphur Springs Man Injured in Oklahoma Accident Monday

According to a Muskogee, Oklahoma news source, a Sulphur Springs man was flown to a Tulsa hospital following a single vehicle accident on I-40 near Webber Falls, Oklahoma. Oklahoma Highway Patrol said Garrett Jones, 21, of Sulphur Springs was in stable condition when admitted to Saint John Medical C

KSSTRADIO.COM - 2018-03-21 15:38:44

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

Area task force arrests two in drug case

The 8th North Task Force made their first arrest Thursday after being formed to serve Hempstead and Nevada counties, Hempstead County Sheriff James Singleton said. Task force officers went to the residence of Michael Shane Thompson at 506 Hempstead 12 in Hempstead County, Ark., in reference to him h

TEXARKANA GAZETTE - 2018-03-21 03:54:13

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


Two are arrested for separate drug crimes in Paris

Lashaunda Cisneros Around 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Paris police officers pulled over 27-year-old Lashaunda Cisneros in the 2700 block of Clarksville Street for a traffic violation. Paris Police Lt. John Berry said officers found Cisneros was in possession of four Morphine pills. Cisneros was arrested


One airlifted from Forney-area crash

FORNEY, Texas - One person was airlifted from a crash north of Forney on Sunday afternoon. A single-vehicle crash was reported just after 2 p.m. on Farm-to-Market (FM) 740 north of Travis Ranch Boulevard. A person was reportedly ejected from the vehicle and a Careflite medical helicopter was dispatc


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


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


Greenville ISD Board to consider date for forensic audit

One of the items to be addressed at this evening's Greenville Independent School District Board of Trustees meeting is setting a date for a review of the forensic audit of the district that began five weeks ago. The two dates that will be considered tonight for the forensic audit review will be Apri

GREENVILLE HERALD-BANNER - 2018-03-20 11:30:00

Sulphur Springs police release video of armed robbery suspect

SULPHUR SPRINGS, Texas (KETK) - Sulphur Springs police have released video of the suspect in Friday's armed robbery. The robbery took place at Jon's Mini Mart in the 400 block of Hillcrest around 3:45 p.m. The suspect fled south on Highway 19 in a white single cab Ford Ranger pickup. The truck was a


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


WATCH: Video Appears To Show Texas Deputy Punching Pregnant Woman

A Texas woman says she was punched several times by a sheriff's deputy while she was nine-months pregnant, and claims that video evidence helps prove it. Deanna Robinson, 38, of Quinlan, said she was assaulted by a Hunt County Sheriff's deputy on March 4 after Child Protective Services showed up to


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


Pickton Woman Arrest for UUMV and Narcotics

A call to Sulphur Springs Police reporting a possible fraud on Gilmer Street led to the arrest of Rachael Nicole Watson, 38, of Pickton. The officer contacted Watson regarding the fraud and found she was in a stolen vehicle and narcotics thought to be methamphetamine in her purse. Watson is in Hopki


'Imagine' enjoys big hometown opening

Living in the home town of MercyMe's Bart Millard has long been a source of pride for residents of the Greenville area - and it showed Friday, when the movie based on the inspiration behind the band's best known song, 'I Can Only Imagine,' opened. Before the first showing of the film, individuals re