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Police bust two for more than 100 grams of meth

Corsicana police arrested a woman and a man for manufacture and delivery a controlled substance over one gram but under 200 grams Wednesday, April 17 in the 1900 block of W. First Ave.


Sheriff's office helps make arrest on wanted fugitive

NAVARRO COUNTY, TX — The Navarro County Sheriff's Office helped make an arrest on a wanted fugitive from San Antonio . According to the sheriff's office, on Thursday, five members from the NCSO Tactical Team supported two patrol units to arrest Lino Ramirez. He was found in an area off NW 4450 near


'Violent' fugitive found living in semi-trailer in Navarro County

NAVARRO COUNTY, Texas (KWTX) A violent, wanted fugitive out of San Antonio has been captured in Navarro County, according to authorities. Lino Ramirez, 40, has been charged with assault of a family member by impeding their breathing or circulation.


Officials: Man Spent $374K Using Stolen Credit Cards He Bought From Fort Worth Mail Carrier

FORT WORTH, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Authorities say a man bought Fort Worth residents’ credit cards from a mail carrier and used those cards to make fraudulent purchases worth about $374,000, according to criminal complaint.


Navarro County DA's office changes policy to help residents re-obtain, keep driver's licenses

About half of the misdemeanor cases the Navarro County Criminal District Attorney's Office prosecutes are for Driving While License Invalid. People who drive without a license and are caught more than once get charged with a Class B misdemeanor. It’s the same thing for people who get caught driving


Derrick Days 2019: Saturday's Oil Town Minithon kicks off week of events

The annual Oil Town Minithon is set to kick off a week of Derrick Days events Saturday, April 20, in Community Park. Put on by the Corsicana Noon Lions Club for many years, the 1K/5K offers lots of fun, great exercise, camaraderie, and helped to raise funds for great local causes.


Women arrested in Texas had baby in car seat sitting next to 275 pounds of pot, authorities say

Two Texas women had an infant boy with them when they were pulled over with 275 pounds of marijuana in their vehicle, authorities say. Ashley Renee Resendiz, 22, and Carla Michelle Resendiz, 47, were taken into custody Friday morning on charges of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute an


4 Sentenced For Using Helicopter For $12,000 Hunt In Texas; ‘Would Make Sportsmen And Outdoor Enthusiasts Furious’

LAREDO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Four men have been sentenced to one year of probation and fined for a $12,000 sporting hunt in South Texas where a helicopter was used to kill exotic animals.


North Texas mother reported missing after not picking up child from babysitter

MESQUITE, Texas — The Mesquite police department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing mother. Authorities are searching for 26-year-old Prisma Denisse Peralta Reyes after she never returned to pick up her child from the babysitter Wednesday night.


Texas woman gets 15 years in jail for stealing $1.3M from rodeo

FORT WORTH, Texas – A former bookkeeper for the Stockyards Northside Rodeo has been sentenced to prison for stealing $1.3 million from the rodeo over three years. According to the Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney's Office, D’ann Elizabeth Wagner was given a 15-year sentence after pleading g


GC Track & Field: Tigers tear up the field (events)

Corsicana’s Tigers got off to a fast start in the Class 5A Area track & field meet Thursday in Joshua, where they racked up 30 points and ran past most of the field before running a single race.


Men On Texas 10 Most Wanted List Captured After Authorities Get Tips

AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Two convicted felons on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list have been caught in unrelated arrests. The Texas Department of Public Safety on Wednesday announced the capture of 24-year-old Clifford Milton and 34-year-old Rodrigo Flores.


Charges to remain against Texas driver who dodged paying over $5G in tolls with ‘license plate flipper’: cops

A Houston motorist was not quite free to drive off into the sunset on Thursday after a judge found “no probable cause” for the man’s arrest for allegedly using an illegal “license plate flipper” to avoid paying nearly $5,500 in tolls, authorities said.


Firefighters battle structure fire Wednesday on S. 17th St.

Corsicana Fire Rescue, with assistance from Blooming Grove Volunteer Fire Department, fought for hours to contain a structure fire Wednesday, April 17 in the 900 block of S. 17th St.


Texas' prison heat bill a 'cop out' because it no longer forces units to lower temps, advocates say

AUSTIN — A bill that would have tackled high heat levels at state jails and prisons has been gutted and replaced with a cost study, a move inmate advocates called "a cop-out."


Mesquite Police Need Help Finding Missing Mother

MESQUITE (CBSDFW.COM) – The Mesquite Police Department seeks the public’s assistance in locating a missing mother who never picked up her child from the babysitter last night.


Texas baby born without skin in critical condition

San Antonio — Doctors are working toward a diagnosis and care plan for a baby boy who has spent the first three months of his life in hospitals after he was born without skin.


Dallas Activist Dominique Alexander Arrested On Allegations Of Domestic Violence

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas civil rights activist Dominique Alexander has been arrested as police investigate two allegations of domestic violence against him. Police say a person who has not been identified reported the two allegations of family violence on Wednesday that involved the activist. He


Strong storms leave some damage behind in Central Texas

(KWTX) Late-night thunderstorms packing powerful winds and heavy rain snapped tree limbs, downed trees, knocked down a local college’s digital billboard and left a Central Texas couple with a story to tell.


Storms Bring High Winds, Rain And Hail To Parts Of North Texas

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Severe thunderstorms rumbled across North Texas, the Texas Panhandle and Oklahoma, producing several tornadoes and unleashing widespread hail. Much of the metroplex was spared from the worst of severe weather that blew through late Wednesday night and early Thursday morning,