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150 pounds of marijuana seized during traffic stop in Wichita Co.

WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - A traffic stop on Friday night led to the discovery of 150 pounds of marijuana and other drugs, according to the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office. Around 6:25 p.m., a highway interdiction deputy stopped a vehicle at the intersection of US 287 and FM 368. During a search of t


BREAKING: A rollover closed down two lanes on Central Freeway in Wichita Falls.

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) - A rollover closed down two lanes on Central Freeway in Wichita Falls. Our crew was on the scene and says two trucks collided and an older GMC truck flipped on its side in the median.


Texas man charged in stabbing death of 2-year-old daughter

ORANGE, Texas (AP) A Southeast Texas man is jailed on a capital murder charge after his 2-year-old daughter was found stabbed to death at their home. An Orange Police Department spokesman said the officers went to the home shortly after 11 a.m. Tuesday after a neighbor had reported a child had been


Former City View ISD tax collector arrested following investigation

WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - According to the Wichita Co. Sheriff’s Office, the former tax collector for the City View Independent School District has been arrested following an investigation.


Woman arrested after toddler tests positive for meth

WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - A Wichita Falls woman was booked into the Wichita County Jail on Saturday following an investigation involving the WFPD and Child Protective Services.


More charges added to growing list for officer-involved shooting suspect

WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - A Wichita Falls man is facing new charges in connection with an incident that ended in an officer-involved shooting on February 3. [ Police name suspect is officer involved shooting ]


Man arrested for allegedly firing gun in city limits

WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - The Wichita Falls Police Department arrested a man Sunday night after they said he fired a gun in his yard. Police said Andres Diaz, 17, fired several rounds at his home in the 200 block of Lincoln Street. Just before 10 p.m. Sunday, officers responded to a shots fired call


WFPD: Mother arrested after doctor visit for bugs under son's skin

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) - A 32-year-old Wichita Falls mother is in jail after child protective services investigators say a trip to the doctor for bugs under the skin led to drug screenings of her and her two-year-old son.


Texas woman says 10-year-old granddaughter's organs may have been harvested without permission

LUBBOCK. Texas -- A grandmother in Lubbock says she has a lot of questions after she found out doctors may have harvested her 10-year-old granddaughter's organs without permission.


Wichita Falls City Council potential code of conduct policy

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) - The talk of a potential code of conduct for Wichita Falls City Councilors has caused an issue with one city councilor. Some Wichita Falls city officials have looked at surrounding cities like Tyler, Abilene, and Midland to determine a code of conduct for their city counci


WFPD arrests two people after assault on 8th Street

WICHITA FALLS, TX (KFDX/KJTL) - A Wichita Falls woman and man were both arrested Tuesday morning after police say she called them claiming he assaulted her. Officers were called to the 2300 block of 8th Street around 7:20 after Laura Alderman, 56, said a man staying at her residence assaulted her wi


Vernon company set to take on Wichita Falls asphalt rehab project

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) - Out of the three qualifying bidders for Wichita Falls road work, the winning company is from right here in Texoma. Freeman Paving, LLC out of Vernon will be responsible for the 2019 Asphalt Rehabilitation Project. The company, being the lowest bidder, puts estimated costs


WFPD searching for new Manhunt Monday suspect

WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - Following the President’s Day holiday the Wichita Falls Police Department and Crime Stoppers have released a new Manhunt Monday suspect. This week’s suspect is wanted for Theft of Service Over $2,500 Under $30,000. Jennifer Jiminez, 44, is five feet six inches tall and weig


WFPD: 2 charged with aggravated kidnapping

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) - Two men are behind bars after Wichita Falls police say they kidnapped a woman. Officers were dispatched to the 1700 block of Grandview W. around 11:30 Sunday, February 17th, evening.


Winter Weather Advisory for Most of Texoma Tuesday

WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for today and tonight across most of the Newschannel 6 viewing area. Most of the precipitation we see, especially in north Texas will be rain with brief periods of freezing rain. Based on the latest weather data, I’m confident we’ll se


The Transition Clinic (Healthy You)

WICHITA FALLS, TX-- Located on 1600 10th street, is the Transition Clinic: designed to help patients who are vulnerable, financially insecure and in desperate need of additional care following their stay at the hospital.


More than $12M worth of meth seized in Texas, CBP says

A meth haul with an estimated value of more than $12 million was uncovered in Texas over the weekend, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials announced Tuesday. The agency’s Office of Field Operations (OFO), stationed at the Pharr International Bridge, carried out the drug seizure on Saturday,


Selfie-seeking Texas teenager survives fall off bridge, hopes near-death experience serves as warning

A teenager in Texas who was nearly killed while trying to snap the perfect selfie atop a bridge in Dallas has a simple message: No photo is worth it. Triston Bailey was reportedly with a group of friends headed home from a Dallas Stars game on Nov. 12 when the group decided to pull over for a selfie


MPEC is digging its way out of a financial hole

WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - Wichita Falls Multi-purpose center is in the red. There are a number of factors that contribute to the financial trouble but MPEC Manager blames a large part on the most recent failed hockey team. He adds they are working hard to turn things around.


Wichita Falls Animal Services Center to host career fair on Wednesday

WICHITA FALLS, TX (TNN) - If you enjoy working with animals and want to make a difference the Animal Services Center in Wichita Falls is hosting a career fair this week. It will be held on Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the facility located at 1207 Hatton Road. You can meet the staff and check o