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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.


Police need your help as they search for 2 robbers targeting Fort Worth businesses

FORT WORTH, Texas — Police are asking for the public's help as they investigate a series of robberies aimed at Fort Worth businesses. According to police, two men have targeted three businesses within a three-week period.


Former Fort Worth rodeo bookkeeper sentenced to 15 years over scheme to steal $1.3 million

D'Ann Elizabeth Wagner, 40, who was convicted of theft of property over $200,000, learned her fate Wednesday in a Tarrant County courtroom. According to prosecutors, Wagner used a PayPal account on the rodeo's website to commit the thefts over a three-year period.


Feeling the pain of your property tax appraisal? Protest it, expert says

FORT WORTH, Texas — It’s April and that means sticker shock across Texas as property owners receive updated appraisals. And with DFW one of the hottest real estate markets in the country, homeowners are gathering every piece of data they can find to file protests.


‘We blew it’: Dallas-Fort Worth meteorologists reflect on Wednesday's big whiff

Hundred of flights were canceled Wednesday evening, some schools closed early and North Texas wrapped their vehicles in pool toys, cardboard boxes and even mulch bags. Everyone across Dallas-Fort Worth braced for a forecast calling for severe storms with the potential to produce up to baseball-size


These are the 8 best things to do in Fort Worth this weekend

The arts will take center stage in Fort Worth this weekend, with two new local theater productions, a screening of a London theatrical event, and a performance by a fantastic classical musician. There will also be screenings of an acclaimed new film, a performance by a rising country band, a festiva


Threat of hail never develops as storms pass through Dallas-Fort Worth

Updated at 6:35 a.m. Thursday: Revised to include an updated forecast for North Texas. As nasty weather loomed Wednesday evening, airlines suspended hundreds of flights and schools canceled activities to keep kids safe.


This north Fort Worth neighborhood will soon be getting a brand-new liquor store

After passing a ballot initiative allowing for package liquor stores in far north Fort Worth in 2016, the Alliance neighborhood is getting a new store called Liquor Land. Located at 4940 N. Tarrant Parkway (next to the Road Runner Lube & Tune), Liquor Land is run by a division of Blazing Hospitality


Missing Mesquite woman's Jeep found in Dallas hours after she didn't pick child up from baby sitter

Mesquite police are asking for the public's help finding a woman who was reported missing Wednesday night after she did not pick her child up after work. Prisma Denisse Peralta Reyes, 26, was reported missing about 9:30 p.m., two hours after the usual time she would pick up her child from the baby s


A rare look inside the historic Fort Worth Public Market

FORT WORTH, Texas — If you've spent any amount of time in the city of Fort Worth, chances are you've seen her. "It’s a historical site," Julie Wilks said. "Everyone seems to have a connection to this building."


Arlington man charged after he called DEA agents to give them 4 kilos of heroin, feds say

An Arlington man was indicted Wednesday after officials say he called federal agents in Dallas to tell them he had four kilograms of heroin he wanted to give them. Oscar Oregel, Sr., called the Drug Enforcement Administration Feb. 14 and met with agents the next day, telling them he wanted to turn o


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


Voters guide for Fort Worth and Arlington city and school board elections

It’s time to head to the polls for city, school board and water board elections. Early voting runs runs from April 22-30. Election Day is May 4. In Fort Worth, voters will choose will choose mayor and city council members. The council controls a nearly $2 billion budget and will be considering recom


U.S. Census proves it: Dallas-Fort Worth is growing like a weed

Hardly a surprise, but the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington area had the largest numeric growth with a gain of 131,767 (1.8 percent) in 2018. That according to new U.S. Census Bureau populations estimates release April 18.


Family of Fort Worth Hit and Run Victim Asks for Help Finding Driver Who Hit Him

Fort Worth Police are asking for help to find the driver in a fatal hit-and-run crash. 27-year-old Michael Corrigan died last week while crossing U.S. Highway 287 access road in Southeast Fort Worth.


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.


Humane Society of North Texas Hosts Free Adoption Event for All Pets Friday

Looking to add a new cat, dog, donkey or parakeet to your family? The Humane Society of North Texas is hosting a free adoption event Friday for all of their animals. The Humane Society said the event will be held Friday at all locations except for Keller Regional, along Rufe Snow, because that locat


Police Seek 3 Men Who Robbed Juvenile In Rosebud Park

RICHLAND HILLS (CBSDFW.COM) – Police are looking for three men who robbed a juvenile in Rosebud Park on Wednesday. The victim flagged down police in the 2700 block of Rosebud Lane. He told them that the suspects assaulted him, injuring his head, face and hands. He described the suspects as Hispanic


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.


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