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Kenyan Man Charged with Murder in Dallas, Texas May Be a Serial Killer, Police Say

Police in Texas suspect that a Kenyan man who has been arrested and charged with the murder of an 81-year-old woman in Dallas may be a serial killer. Billy Kipkorir Chemirmir, 45, was arrested on Tuesday as Plano, TX police were conducting surveillance on him outside his apartment for suspected thef

MWAKILISHI.COM - 2018-03-23 20:19:00

Police arrest capital murder suspect seen tossing victim's jewelry

Police conducted a welfare check at that address, where they found, Lu Thi Harris, an 81-year-old Asian woman, murdered. DALLAS -- A suspect wanted for other crimes in North Texas now faces a capital murder charge, according to police. Police had been monitoring Billy Kipkorir Chemirmir, 45, on a

WFAA - 2018-03-23 03:09:00

2 men shot on basketball court at Mesquite gym

Two men were shot Friday afternoon on the basketball court of a Mesquite gym. Mesquite police said they received a call around 1:21 p.m. that a man had been shot at the Fitness Connection at 2021 N. Town East Blvd, but found two victims when they arrived. One man was transported to a nearby hospital

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-23 19:59:28

Lights... Camera... Rockwall! Local contractor doubles as filmmaker

At last week's South by Southwest festival in Austin, a film called "Thunder Road" took top prize in the Narrative Feature category, with Rockwall's own Matthew Neyland acting as associate producer of the project alongside his friend and the film's executive producer, Zack Parker. "Thunder Road," wr

ROCKWALLHERALDBANNER.COM - 2018-03-23 17:11:00

Shooting victim found dead in Red Bird motel room

One person was found dead and another injured in a shooting Thursday morning in Red Bird, Dallas police said. It happened around 2:23 a.m. in the 2900 block of Camp Wisdom Road, where officers found two people who had been shot. One was found dead inside a motel room, while the other was taken to a

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-22 14:05:40

Two People Shot at a Mesquite Fitness Center: Police

NBC 5 News Two people have been shot inside a gym in Mesquite, according to police. It happened at about 1:30 Friday afternoon inside Fitness Connection, located in the 2000 block of Town East Boulevard. Police say several people were playing basketball when the shooting happened. One person was

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-03-23 19:32:46

Source: Dallas murder suspect linked to other home health care deaths

Police say the man who murdered an elderly Dallas woman may be responsible for many more elderly victims. The evidence suggests he could possibly be a serial killer. Currently, 45-year-old Billy Chemirmir is charged with capital murder in one death, but sources tell FOX 4 he may be linked to multipl

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-03-23 05:07:00

Mesquite police search for suspects in robberies that targeted Hispanics

Mesquite police are on the lookout for four robbery suspects who targeted Hispanic residents in apartments between Feb. 14 and March 8. Seven robberies have occurred since then, always between 11:30 p.m. and 4:30 a.m., and five of the seven happened on weekends, police said. One of the four suspect

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-23 18:05:29

Man used fake ID to buy Porsche at Dallas dealership, police say

Dallas police are looking for a man who used fake identification to buy a luxury car last month. (Dallas Police Department) The man first went to Palomino Motors in the 7000 block of John W. Carpenter Freeway in late January, police said. He tried to used a driver's license with his photo and some


Police investigating fatal collision between van and motorcycle near Forney High

Police are investigating a fatal accident near Forney High involving a motorcycle and a van early Wednesday evening. The incident occurred just after 6 p.m. when a male operating a southbound motorcycle in the 800 block of FM 741 struck a northbound white van turning left onto the high school ground

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-22 00:16:22

Dallas ISD considers consolidating two elementary schools into two others

The Dallas ISD school board is voting to consolidate two elementary schools with two others. The plan would bring kids from Sam Houston Elementary and Onesimo Hernandez Elementary to new schools. Parents were allowed Thursday night to express their concerns about the move and what it means for their

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-03-23 04:25:00

Suspect threw Molotov cocktail at front porch of Dallas home

It happened at about 5:18 a.m. Tuesday, March 6 at a home at 6214 Woodland Dr. DALLAS -- Dallas Fire-Rescue is asking your help to identify a suspect who threw a Molotov cocktail at the front porch of a Dallas home. According to Dallas-Fire Rescue, it happened at about 5:18 a.m. Tuesday, March 6 a

WFAA - 2018-03-23 05:25:00

Cowboys Sign Free Agent WR Deonte Thompson to 1-Year Deal

Free agent wide receiver Deonte Thompson has signed a one-year contract with the Dallas Cowboys. Thompson joined the Cowboys on Thursday, one day after veteran linebacker Joe Thomas agreed to a two-year deal and was their first acquisition since NFL free agency opened last week. In six NFL seasons,

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-03-22 18:34:04

Addison Super 8 Motel destroyed in fire

ADDISON, Texas - A firefighter was one of the four people hurt in an intense fire at an Addison motel. The fire started around 6:30 p.m. Thursday night at the Super 8 Motel on Beltway and Midway roads. High winds, a common attic and a lack of sprinklers allowed it to quickly engulf the two-story bui

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-03-23 14:16:00

Forney Police Department investigating fatal motorcycle crash

FORNEY, Texas -[DEVELOPING] A portion of Farm-to-Market (FM) 741 is closed due to a fatal motorcycle crash. The crash was reported just after 6 p.m. on FM 741 in front of Forney High School and involved a van and a motorcycle. First responding officers reported the motorcyclists was pinned underneat


Gun with 30-round magazine, drugs and cash seized in Arlington traffic stop

A 21-year-old Mansfield man is in jail after police say they seized drugs, cash and a gun with a 30-round magazine in a traffic stop he was involved in Monday night in Arlington. Brian Xavier Williams was pulled over in the 900 block of West Sublett Road, Arlington police spokesman Christopher Cook


Mother molested days before birth, suit against Richardson chiropractor says

A pregnant woman seeking help for back pain was molested by a Richardson chiropractor, a lawsuit filed this week says. Junaid Farooqui (Richardons Police Department) Junaid Farooqui is accused of assaulting the woman in 2016 in his chiropractic office, which was equipped with gynecological tools

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-03-22 19:16:45

Another explosion reported in Austin

Another explosion was reported Tuesday evening in Austin, officials said. Police, fire and EMS officials responded to the 9600 block of Brodie Lane, near West Slaughter Lane, in south Austin where one person was reportedly injured, according to Austin-Travis County EMS. The severity of the injurie


Dallas police officer accused of indecency with a child

A Dallas officer accused of indecency with a child was arrested Tuesday, police said. Terance Thompson was taken into custody by Red Oak police and faces a charge of indecency with a child sexual contact, Dallas police said. Thompson is an eight-year veteran with the department assigned to the leg


Kaufman City Council approves final plats for Panda Express and Starbucks

KAUFMAN, Texas - Last night, the Kaufman City Council approved the finals plats for a Starbucks and Panda Express during their regularly scheduled meeting. The final plat for Starbucks, located at 250 East U.S. Highway 175, was approved for a two suites - Starbucks, its drive-thru, and an additional