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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

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-03-16 16:23:16

Murder Of 56-Year-Old Woman Remains Unsolved One Year Later

DALLAS, TX - A woman was found with gunshot wounds in her southeast Dallas apartment one year ago, and police are still looking for her killer. Debra Williams, 57, was shot in the 2400 block of Birmingham Avenue before being rushed to a nearby hospital where she died from her injuries. Witnesses tol

PATCH - 2018-03-16 18:36:10

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

WEATHERFORD DEMOCRAT - 2018-03-16 14:56:00

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

WFAA - 2018-03-16 04:33:00

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

THEHAYRIDE.COM - 2018-03-16 13:15:22

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

USA TODAY - 2018-03-15 18:41:22

Dallas ready to party at 2018 St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival

Expect to see increased security at Saturday's St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival in Dallas. Dallas police say there are no known threats, but they still want people to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity to the officers who will be deployed in the area. The grand marshal for this

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-03-16 14:58:00

Mesquite police arrest teen with red dye job in monthlong robbery spree

Police have arrested a robbery suspect they believe is behind a monthlong spree targeting Mesquite businesses. Michael Vann Asagba is being held in the Mesquite Jail. Michael Vann Asagba, 19, was booked Thursday on five counts of aggravated robbery and two counts of theft, police say. He's being h

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-16 14:32:00

Man dies in East Oak Cliff shooting; suspect flees

A man was fatally shot at an apartment complex in East Oak Cliff on Thursday morning, Dallas police said. It happened around 10:20 p.m. in the 2700 block of East Ledbetter Drive. The victim was taken to a hospital in critical condition and died later, police said. The suspect fled and police are sti

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-15 11:57:21

Dallas police: Suspect exposed himself, masturbated inside Target

DALLAS -- Police are needing your help identifying a suspect who allegedly exposed himself inside a Target in downtown Dallas. According to police, the incident happened on March 5 at about 1 p.m. at the store in the 2400 block of N. Haskell Avenue. The victim noticed the suspect, near the books an


Dallas' Biggest Bike Share Plans to Roll Out Electric Fleet

In the coming days, Dallas' largest bike share company, LimeBike, plans to roll out electric scooters and bicycles. In a statement to NBC 5, LimeBike spokesperson Mary Caroline Pruitt said, "We're interested in bringing our electric scooters to Dallas. They have had tremendous success in San Diego,


Shooter flees after wounding 16-year-old during fight at Irving apartments

Police are investigating after a teenager was shot Tuesday morning at an apartment complex off Airport Freeway in Irving. The shooting was reported about 11:30 a.m. in the 4500 block of West Pioneer Driver, near the Bush Turnpike and State Highway 183. Witnesses told police that the 16-year-old vict


DPD seeks suspect in deadly hit-and-run outside popular dance hall

Dallas police are looking for witnesses to help them solve a hit-and-run murder that happened earlier this month. Police say 23-year-old Jarred Ray was run over outside of Cowboys Red River on March 2 after getting into an argument just moments before. Investigators don't have any surveillance video


This Dallas community now ranks as one of 10 richest in the country

The rich are getting richer in Highland Park. The town now ranks among the 10 wealthiest communities in the country, according to a new analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data. The analysis, done by the Bloomberg news service, shows the average household income in Highland Park rose 9 percent from 201

CULTUREMAP.COM - 2018-03-15 15:56:55

Authorities find 60 dogs living in filthy conditions in Dallas-area home, 12 dead ones bagged in freezer

Authorities seized 60 dogs - as well as a dozen dead ones - Wednesday from what the SPCA of Texas is calling a Canton puppy mill. Members of the animal-rescue group, as well as Van Zandt County deputies and constables, found many of the dogs stuck without food or water in crates that were full of fe