CRIME & SAFETY
Man who wounded 14 in Pennsylvania elementary school with machete dies in prison 22 years later
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A man imprisoned since 2001 for attacking educators and students in a Pennsylvania elementary school with a machete, wounding 14, has died in prison. William Stankewicz died Monday, Pennsylvania prison officials said. He was 78. Stankewicz was found unresponsive in his cell at the State...
Scammers Posing as Police Chief in Colleyville, Demand Payment to Avoid Arrest
Beware of scammers posing as police officers in Colleyville! Authorities report that these fraudsters are demanding payment and gift cards to avoid arrest for a supposed warrant. If you receive such a call, hang up and contact the real police immediately.
Arlington Police Mobilize Community in Search for Missing Teen Sophie Locke
The Arlington Police Department has launched an extensive search for Sophie Locke, a 17-year-old girl reported missing, triggering an outpouring of concern from both the community and law enforcement. Last seen in a gray sweatshirt, black shorts, and brown slippers, Sophie's disappearance has prompted an urgent appeal to the public for assistance. The authorities are actively piecing together her last known movements and are investigating the circumstances of her vanishing.
Two Trapped Residents Rescued from Burning Home in West Fort Worth
At 10:15 pm last night, the Fort Worth Fire Department (FWFD) rushed to the scene of a residential structure fire in the 5600 block of Donnelly Avenue in the Como neighborhood of West Fort Worth. The emergency call, made by one of the trapped occupants, reported being trapped due to burglar bars and intense flames.
Nurse, mother of six killed in Cass County crash on Interstate 49
CASS COUNTY, Mo. — A 29-year-old woman died in a crash on Interstate 49 over the weekend. The Missouri Highway Patrol says the crash happened in Cass County on I-49 at mile marker 148. The crash report states it happened at 7:35 a.m. on the morning of Nov. 26.
Man experiencing homelessness found deceased behind Denton business
A man was found deceased Sunday behind a business on East McKinney Street, and his cause of death is not yet confirmed, according to a police report. Denton police were dispatched at about 1:37 p.m. to an unconscious person call in the 1000 block of East McKinney Street. The caller said the man was not conscious or breathing.
UPDATE: 19-Year-Old Jose Angel Adan Perishes in South Arlington Vehicular Meltdown
A tragedy struck on a South Arlington street when a night drive turned deadly for a 19-year-old man, authorities said. The fatal crash occurred on Saturday at the intersection of South Collins Street and North Webb Ferrell Road, as per WFAA report. The collision happened around 9:58 p.m. involving a...
Man arrested after being shot by owner of Frisco home he was attempting to rob, police say
FRISCO, Texas — An 18-year-old man from North Richland Hills was arrested and charged with burglary after a homeowner shot him while he was reportedly trying to break into their residence, Frisco Police said. Police say officers were called at 8:06 p.m. Sunday about suspicious activity in the 1400...
Gold and silver thief granted early release from prison
Stallings was discharged from prison and given a third community supervision sentence of six years and ten months.
News Roundup: Money Laundering Arrests, Hostage Investigations, and Upcoming Rain Event
Tune in to 25 News Now at 5 p.m. for the latest updates on a money laundering arrest, a hostage situation between Israel and Hamas, and a settlement approved by the Fort Worth City Council. Plus, get the latest weather forecast and more.
1 arrested after allegedly stabbing ex-girlfriends current boyfriend
FORT WORTH (CBS News Texas) – One person has been arrested after allegedly stabbing his ex-girlfriend's current boyfriend.It happened around 9:30 p.m. on Nov. 28 in a dorm room at Texas Wesleyan University in Fort Worth. The victim told police he was with his girlfriend in her dorm when her ex-boyfriend arrived and exchanged words with him. The ex-boyfriend then grabbed scissors and stabbed the victim multiple times.Friends of the victim overheard the two fighting and attempted to intervene, which led to the ex-boyfriend being injured in the process, police say.The victim was treated on-scene for non-life-threatening injuries. The ex-boyfriend was arrested and taken to a local hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. In a statement, the university said "Texas Wesleyan University appreciates the prompt response of its Campus Security and the Fort Worth Police Department to ensure the safety and security of its campus community."
Uber driver allegedly points a gun at passenger, leaves him on roadside in Denton
A man reported Sunday that his Uber driver pointed a gun at him and threatened him after they got into an argument, according to a police report. At about 12:52 p.m., Denton police were dispatched to a disturbance call in the 2700 block of Shady Oaks Drive. The caller said his driver pulled a gun on him and left the area.
Monday morning crash sends one to the hospital
LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - A wreck on Flower mound and Goodin Road left the road closed and sent one to the hospital. Around 9:30 a.m. on Nov. 27, a black Camry struck a trailer head on that was being pulled by a truck, according to Oklahoma Highway Patrol. OHP told...
Fort Worth Police's 'Shop with a Cop' event aims to bring shopping spree to 500 underprivileged kids
This year, Fort Worth PD are low on funds and need the public's help to make the shopping spree happen. They're hoping to raise $50,000.
Two Arrested in Irving: Charges Include Public Intoxication, Fraud, and Resisting Arrest
On the morning of November 28, 2023, Irving Police arrested 25-year-old Ryan Skylar Kruse on charges of public intoxication. Kruse also faces charges of fraudulently using identity information, failing to identify as a fugitive, and resisting arrest. In addition, he had an open warrant issued by the Dallas County Sheriff's Office for building burglary.
Crash involving 18-wheeler shuts down I-35E lanes in Dallas County
DALLAS — A crash on Interstate 35E in Dallas County had the northbound lanes of the highway mostly blocked for several hours Wednesday morning. The crash happened sometime around 4 a.m. along I-35E near Interstate 20, and it appeared to involve an 18-wheeler. Dallas police told WFAA the accident involved multiple vehicles and Dallas Fire-Rescue responded.
Irving Police Bust Three Drug Dealers, Including Fentanyl Trafficker, in Afternoon Arrests
Irving Police arrested three individuals on the afternoon of November 28, 2023, in connection with drug-related offenses. Abel Aguilar-Villalba, 39, faces charges of engaging in organized activities (FS level) and theft prop >=$750<$2. Despite no drugs being found on him during the arrest, Aguilar-Villalba was apprehended for dealing and theft, with a total bond set at $6,000. Previously, on April 22, 2023, he was arrested by the Roanoke Police Department for vehicle burglary, during which an ICE detainer was requested. Details regarding his immigration status were not provided.
Rendon in Revolt, 25-Year-Old Woman Cuffed for Chilling Murder, Texas Town Breathes Sigh of Relief
The Tarrant County community is on edge as a 25-year-old woman has been nabbed by the authorities, linked to a cold-blooded murder in the pastoral enclave of Rendon, Texas. Kaitlyn Marie Bailey, whose name has been echoing through the streets and back roads of this tight-knit community, is now facing the grim music of justice after being arrested on charges of murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon as detailed by FOX 4 News.