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Austin Police Say to 'Stay Inside' After 2 Injured in Package Bomb Explosion

The FBI, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Austin police department are asking for the public's help in identifying suspect(s) responsible for the package bombs. Emergency Crews in Austin are responding to a reported explosion that happened in the southwest part of the

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-03-19 02:17:54

One Man Dead After Shooting at Garland Apartment Complex

Published at 8:27 PM CDT on Mar 17, 2018 | Updated at 11:47 PM CDT on Mar 17, 2018 NBC 5 News Garland Police are investigating after a shooting at the Meadow Creek Apartments that left one man dead, Saturday March 17, 2018. Garland Police are investigating after a shooting at the Meadow Creek Apartm

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-03-18 01:27:15

WATCH: Denton County Sheriff Ashamed After "Arrest Of One Of Our Own"

DENTON, Texas - Officials revealed Wednesday that a sergeant with the Denton County Sheriff's Office has been arrested on child sex charges. In a press release statement Sheriff Tracy Murphree said Patrol Sergeant West Jordan was arrested on Tuesday by the Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Internet Cr

FILMINGCOPS.COM - 2018-03-18 14:43:27

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

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-17 14:00:00

Blotter: Woman accused of shoplifting had six warrants

A loss prevention employee at Walmart on Loop 288 told police a woman had put clothing inside her purse and attempted to leave the store without paying for the items. The woman was also found to have six active warrants from Denton police for driving-related offenses, according to a police report. S

DENTON RECORD-CHRONICLE - 2018-03-18 21:28:49

19-year-old man wanted in fatal shooting at Garland apartments

A 19-year-old man is wanted in the killing of another man at a Garland apartment complex, police said. Jaquan Griggs faces a murder charge, according to Garland police. Quintuis Amos, 22, was found fatally shot at the bottom of a stairway at the Meadow Creek Apartments in the 500 block of Tacoma Dri

WFAA - 2018-03-18 22:29:00

Dallas Police Searching for 38-Year-Old Woman

Dallas police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 38-year-old woman. Ruth George was last seen Saturday at 2 a.m. in the 9900 block of Ridgehaven Drive, police said. She is described as a 5-foot-5 white woman with brown hair and blue eyes, police said. She was last seen wearing a g

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-03-17 19:58:03

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 HERALD-BANNER - 2018-03-18 10:45:00

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


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


Man found fatally shot at Garland apartments

A man was found fatally shot at a Garland apartment complex on Saturday morning, police said. Officers were dispatched about 11 a.m. to the Meadow Creek Apartments in the 500 block of Tacoma Drive on a report that someone had been shot. When they arrived, they found the victim unconscious and lying

WFAA - 2018-03-17 22:03:00

Dying in Dallas: A grandmother's heartbreak for her daughter's children

Nine-year-old Audrey was all eager to be on TV. She likes to dance like her mother. But behind the third grader's exuberance was a child grieving for her mother. Audrey spoke in a quiet voice as she held her mom's dog, Toby, tightly. "Every time I look in his eyes, I see mama's eyes," she said, her


Chemical Plant Explodes Near Dallas Because Worker Drags His Shoe?

An explosion at Tri-Chem Industries plant in Cresson, Texas, roughly 50 miles southwest of Dallas, is thought to have been caused by a worker who dragged his foot along its factory floor. The Associated Press reported that "the worker who dragged his foot while chemicals were being mixed caught fire


San Angelo Fire Chief Brian Dunn a Finalist to Head City of Denton Fire Department

DENTON, TX- The City of Denton announced this week that San Angelo Fire Chief Brian Dunn is a finalist to be the City of Denton Fire Chief. According to a statement released by the City of Denton, there were 111 applicants for the opening and six were chosen for interviews that begin March 20. Dento

SAN ANGELO LIVE! - 2018-03-17 12:51:00

Blotter: Man found with meth while riding in car reported stolen

A 54-year-old man caught a bit of bad luck Thursday while carrying drugs in a vehicle that police believed was stolen, according to a police. The man had been riding in a 2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport with two other people at about 8:45 p.m. when police got a "hit" on the vehicle's license plate, i


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Speed limits changed on southern Denton County highways

The speed limits have been changed on Hwy 377 to 55 mph through much of southern Denton County. Speed limits were recently changed on highways and Farm to Market roads throughout southern Denton County by the Texas Department of Transportation. Most of the changes lower the speed limit, except on Hw


Blotter: Man arrested on warrants after police respond to two stalled vehicles

Denton police arrested a 21-year-old man on active warrants after they saw him standing near two cars that stalled at the stoplight near the intersection of West Oak Street and Carroll Boulevard, according to a police report. According to Denton police spokesman Bryan Cose, police first saw the man


Little Elm art student advances to state competition

Dylan Weandis a junior at Little Elm High School. He and his family moved to Little Elm 13 years ago. Recently, he was one of the students who traveled with the Little Elm art department to a regional Visual Art Scholastic Event (VASE) competition. The competition offers an experience for all levels


Denton County jail improvements target drug presence among inmates, mental health treatment

Denton County Sheriff's Office investigators haven't been able to prove rumors that people throw ping-pong balls containing methamphetamine into the Denton County Jail's open-air recreation areas. The rumors surfaced during investigations into inmates found with small amounts of meth, which is the