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Verdict reached in Justin Love murder trial
WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - Jurors returned on Thursday afternoon with a guilty verdict in the murder trial of Justin Love. Love was charged in connection with the 2015 shooting death of Domanic Thrasher.
home invasion, pursuit suspect faces new charges
WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - A man arrested last week for Burglary of a Habitation and unlawful possession of a firearm is now facing new charges after police say he also robbed a local liquor store during the crime spree.
Wichita Falls lottery winner cleans out bank account for son's $650,000 in legal expenses
A Wichita Falls lottery winner testified in divorce court Wednesday that she has anted up $650,000 in legal costs for her son, Jason Wayne Carlile, a convicted sex offender facing child sex-abuse charges.
Gas prices under $2 in Wichita Falls this week
WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - This week’s gas price average in Wichita Falls is under $2. According to AAA Texas, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel is $1.99.
WFPD: Man tries to escape jail, trips and falls
WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - A Wichita Falls man arrested for Forgery allegedly tried to escape custody. The Wichita Falls Police Department said some of their officers were at the Wichita County Jail on Wednesday watching a group of people who had just been arrested, when Scott Weinstein, 36, g
Justin Love found guilty in shooting death of Domanic Thrasher in Wichita Falls
Does simply driving someone to a drug deal make them a guilty party if someone is shot and killed?. That was the critical question jurors answered Thursday while deliberating just over two hours.
Man Found Dead of Gunshot Wound in Wichita Falls Park
Wichita Falls Police are investigating a man’s death. Shortly before noon on Tuesday, police were called to Harold Jones Park in the 800 block of Holiday. A man was found dead in the park. KAUZ reports that the man had suffered a gunshot wound.
Wichita Falls PD: Woman punches 12-year-old brother in the face over blanket
Sitting on her brother and punching him in the face over a blanket landed one Wichita Falls woman in jail. Kirissa Laverne Carter was charged with injury to a child – family violence. She was released from the Wichita County Jail after posting $5,000 bail for the third-degree felony.
Justin Love takes the stand and calls trial a conspiracy
WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - Justin Love took the stand at his murder trial on Wednesday and disputed much of what the jury has heard so far in this trial. Justin said he never ordered Blayne to shoot and kill Dominic Thrasher, when he ran without paying for marijuana. He even said he heard shot
What's cookin' in Wichita Falls this week? Here's a day-to-day list
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Phone Scammers Targeting Wichita Falls Residents
The scams just keep on coming. The BBB is warning Wichita Falls area residents to beware of calls that appear to be from legitimate agencies. The name on your caller ID will appear to be from the IRS or even a local agency like the Wichita County Sheriff’s office. The scammers are even ‘spoofing’ th
Wichita Falls Named One of the Cities for Lowest Cost of Living for College Students
Wichita Falls always pops up on these lists and it's good to still see us on there. One of the many pluses to living in Wichita Falls is the cost of living. We always rank in the top of the country for this and we can add another ranking for college students. A new survey came in for the best colleg
DPS: No prisoners escaped following bus crash near Seymour
WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - Texas Department of Public Safety officials confirmed that a prison bus crashed near Seymour Wednesday morning, but say no injuries were reported and none of the inmates escaped the bus.
Ex-roommate, Recorded calls, and Celluar data take the stand in Justin Love trial
WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) -The murder trial for Justin Love continues with his ex-roommate taking the stand, giving a detailed account of what happened on the day of the shooting.
Police: WF man stole two cars from Patterson Honda
WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - Wichita Falls Police have arrested a man they say stole two cars from the Patterson Honda dealership in November. Staff discovered the car missing on November 9, telling police it had been there the night before and was not loaned out.
Wichita Falls PD: Brief chase finds one of Texoma's Most Wanted in dog house
Wichita Falls police were reportedly led on a brief chase before allegedly finding one of Texoma's Most Wanted in the dog house. Dequavious Eugene Sanderson, 22, is charged with two counts of unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon and evading arrest or detention with a previous conviction.
Final Pleasant Day Before Winter Storm Blasts in Thursday
WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - Today will be our warmest of the next 4 or 5 days. Like yesterday we’ll see some clouds but temperatures should make it to the low 60s this afternoon and winds will be relatively light. A very strong disturbance sweeping across the Rockies this afternoon will strengt
WFPD: Deceased man found in park with gunshot wound
WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - The Wichita Falls Police Department is investigating after a man was found dead from a gunshot wound on Tuesday. Just before noon, officers were called out to the 800 block of Holiday to Harrold Jones Park in reference to a deceased person.
Groundbreaking ceremony held for Wichita County Law Enforcement Center
WICHITA FALLS, TX (RNN Texoma) - Wichita County leaders joined together Tuesday afternoon for a groundbreaking ceremony celebrating the launch of the building process for the new Law Enforcement Center.
Suspects Sought After Chase to Wichita Falls
Wichita County authorities and the Texas DPS are on the hunt for two suspects who fled on foot after a high-speed chase from Iowa Park to Wichita Falls. A DPS trooper executed a traffic stop on an SUV with California plates just west of Iowa Park along US 287. The SUV fled from the trooper, but the