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Dallas police need help identifying body found in Trinity River

The man was wearing a red Texas Rangers shirt, dark-colored boxer shorts, and a black sock on his left foot.

CW33 NEWSFIX - 2018-08-16 15:09:10

Apartment tenant fatally shoots one of three suspects in east Oak Cliff home invasion attempt

The victim shot one of the suspects, who died at the scene, while the other two fled on foot, police said.

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-16 13:38:10

Man found guilty of robbing Uptown bank just 1 day after being paroled on bank robbery charge

A 47-year-old man has been found guilty of robbing an Uptown bank one day after his release from prison for another Dallas bank robbery.Derrick Adrian Johnson was convicted by Monday by a federal jury.Authorities say Johnson donned a painter’s jumpsuit and put a towel over his face when he robbed th

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-16 17:00:00

Suspicious 'ticking' package in downtown Dallas was a buzzing computer motherboard, officials say 

Updated at 1:45 p.m.:Revised to include more details from the scene.Dallas Fire-Rescue crews have cleared the scene downtown after a suspicious "ticking" package was found Thursday, officials say.The packaged turned out to be a buzzing computer motherboard, Fire-Rescue spokesman Jason Evans said.A D

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-16 18:21:00

Witnesses, Police Save Woman From Kidnapping In Old East Dallas

According to a statement from police, officers were flagged down in the 4100 block of North Central Service Road and North Carroll Avenue, where a woman said she had been kidnapped from the Walgreen's store at 5001 Ross Avenue by a man she knew.

PATCH - 2018-08-15 21:42:54

Watch: Red Oak officers rescue man trying to jump from overpass onto I-35E

As units rushed to the Ovilla Road overpass and diverted traffic, off-duty Officer Greg Dansby and bystanders stopped on the bridge and began speaking to the man.Officer Drew Whittenberg joined Dansby and bystanders in grabbing the man as he moved from the ledge, and Whittenberg escorted him to a ho

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-16 17:09:00

Parents of Dallas gymnast Madison Kocian after abuse revealed: Daughter's Olympic medals weren't worth it

When Thomas and Cindy Kocian think about their daughter, Madison's, gymnastics career, they can reflect on her scores of medals, international travels and the Rio Olympics, where the Dallas native won gold and silver medals in 2016.But the accomplishments aren't worth it, Kocian's parents said, beca

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-16 21:50:32

Man found dead near Dallas DART station

Police said someone called 911 after finding an older, well-dressed man lying in the road near the J.B. Jackson, Jr. Transit Center around 4 a.m.

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-08-15 18:20:00

Dallas Police Trying To ID Body Found In River

If anyone knows the identity of this person, they are encouraged to contact Detective Walton, #8479 at 214-671-3632 or christopher.walton@dallascityhall.com.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-15 19:55:48

Murder trial begins for former Balch Springs officer accused of killing 15-year-old

“Police every day have to make split-second decisions. That’s not what happened that night. The defendant, Roy Oliver was angry,” he said.

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-08-16 16:04:00

Unidentified Body Found In Trinity River in June

DALLAS, TX — Police in Dallas are asking for the public's help identifying a man's body found floating in the Trinity River in early June.Authorities said the body was found near the 5300 block of Julius Schepps Freeway on June 9. The man was wearing a red Texas Rangers shirt, dark-colored boxer sho

PATCH - 2018-08-16 02:18:25

Desoto Auto Body Repair Collision Panelbeating Car Damage Report Launched

A new report has been launched going into detail on the 10 most important things to look out for when choosing an auto body shop to repair a car. Easy Duz It Body Shop in Desoto, Texas explains what the most important things are, and why they are so important, and the report is ideal for anybody tha

NEWSWIRE.NET - 2018-08-16 00:00:00

Cedar Hill police looking for identity thief who spent $1,000 at Home Depot

The identity thief used the victim's personal information to open credit accounts at The Home Depot and Best Buy, Lt. Colin Chenault said.The thief visited The Home Depot twice and made two purchases. He also visited Best Buy but was unable to make a purchase, Chenault said.Anyone with information a

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-15 17:46:00

Video shows the real story behind husband's fatal motorcycle crash, widow says

When Virgilio Martinez was killed after crashing into an armored truck in January, Arlington police told his widow that the crash was her husband's fault.Martinez, who was on a motorcycle, collided with the truck in Arlington near Six Flags. The truck's driver, King Easley, blamed Martinez,WFAA-TV (

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-15 15:03:00

Attorneys for cop who killed 15-year-old Jordan Edwards ask appeals court to halt murder trial a day before it starts

Oliver is charged with murder and four counts of aggravated assault by a public servant for shooting into a car full of teenagers, killing Jordan, in April 2017.

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-15 18:58:11

Murder Trial Begins for Fired Balch Springs Officer

Former Balch Springs officer Roy Oliver, who is white, opened fire last year into a moving car filled with five black teens, killing 15-year-old high school freshman Jordan Edwards. Oliver, 38, joined the department in 2011 and was fired after the fatal shooting, an incident that was thrust into a n

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-08-16 10:34:36

This man spent 8 years in jail for a bank robbery. Guess what he did when he got out?

A 47-year-old Dallas man is back behind bars for a bank robbery, eight years after he was released from prison for a similar crime, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office of the Northern District of Texas.

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2018-08-15 20:53:00

Texas releasing school district performance grades Wednesday

The Texas Education Agency will release its first letter grade accountability ratings. Each district will get a rating of A, B, C, D or F.

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-08-15 13:37:00

Woman stabbed ex-boyfriend's sister, threatened his family after breakup, authorities say

Rontia Tiara King, 19, was arrested Sunday after leading Parker County deputies on a brief chase,theFort Worth Star-Telegramreported.

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-15 15:50:00

Man injured in shooting during fight at Far East Dallas cabaret

A fight broke out between two men just before midnight at Tiger Cabaret in the 9100 block of Interstate 30. One man wound up with gunshot wounds that were not life-threatening, while the suspect fled the scene, police said.

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-08-15 11:38:47