Last two defendants take plea deals in fatal 2012 robbery

| |Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

Two men charged with capital murder have pleaded guilty to lesser charges and been sentenced to five and 10 years in prison.

A baby girl brings joy to a widow of West explosion

| |Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

Becky Calvin was pregnant when her husband, Perry Calvin, was killed while responding to the fire at the West Fertilizer plant.

Homeless man’s death in Fort Worth ruled a homicide

| |Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

Police believe the 55-year-old man lost consciousness Sunday night after an assault earlier that day.

Sweep nets 33 fugitives suspected of family violence in the DFW area

| |Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

The Texas attorney general’s fugitive apprehension unit joined forces with other law enforcement agencies to arrest family violence suspects.

Woman killed in apparent shootout in southeast Fort Worth auction house

| |Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

Sheila Johnson, vice president of 4A Good Auction, kept an eye on the business at night after several break-ins, colleagues say.

Senior citizen sex offender sentenced to 70 years in prison

| |Tuesday, Apr. 15, 2014

The 69-year-old man who made the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender list had cut off his ankle monitor and secretly relocated from Fort Worth to Austin.

Officer battling cancer leaves Fort Worth POA pushing for policy change

| |Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2014

Fellow Fort Worth police officers rally to help officer D.D. Willingham, who has lung cancer and is trying to arrange to retire early and keep health care benefits.

Suspect arrested in pest-control scam in Fort Worth

| |Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

Fort Worth police want to know if more residents have been the target of a thief impersonating a Terminix exterminator.

Woman accuses Cabaret North manager of rape, sues owners

| |Tuesday, Apr. 15, 2014

In a civil suit, a former waitress at the strip club says Cabaret North management knew about a manager’s “propensity toward violent and criminal behavior.” The manager’s criminal trial is set for May.

Dutch arrest girl whose tweet threatened American Airlines

|Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

Police in the Netherlands have arrested a 14-year-old girl on suspicion of threatening American Airlines in a tweet.

Man stabbed multiple times in Fort Worth motel

| |Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

The 47-year-old victim was not cooperating with patrol officers on his attacker, police said Monday.

Pickup driver sought in Fort Worth hit-and-run fatality

|Monday, Apr. 14, 2014

The pickup driver was northbound in the 700 block of Tierney Road in Fort Worth about 8:35 p.m. Friday when his truck hit a man in the middle of the road.

Wife killed, husband and child injured in Denton plane crash

| |Sunday, Apr. 13, 2014

A plane headed to Fort Worth Hicks Airfield crashed Saturday night, killing one and injuring two others.

Two injured in 2-car wreck in northwest Tarrant County

| |Saturday, Apr. 12, 2014

Shawn Pilger, 40, has been charged with intoxication assault in connection with the wreck.

Man fatally injured in hit-and-run in east Fort Worth

| |Saturday, Apr. 12, 2014

Police were looking for the pickup that left the scene after a pedestrian was hit near the intersection of North Hampshire Boulevard and Tierney Road Friday night.

Fort Worth man gets life for fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend’s mother

| |Friday, Apr. 11, 2014

Samuel Velez, 36, broke into his ex-girlfriend’s trailer, stashed knives around the residence and waited for hours before stabbing her and her mother, one fatally.

Third man arrested in a fatal shooting at Fort Worth park

| |Friday, Apr. 11, 2014

The drive-by shooting came after a group of men argued at a Fort Worth park on March 29, police said

Mother, daughter, 3 men arrested in vehicle fires in south Fort Worth

| |Friday, Apr. 11, 2014

Officials say Sonji Hernandez, 39, had her 8-year-old son with her while the fires were set. Her 17-year-old daughter, Amber, also was arrested.

Pedestrian struck, killed by car east of downtown Fort Worth

| |Friday, Apr. 11, 2014

Fort Worth officers do not foresee any charges being brought against the motorist who remained at the scene of the wreck.

One man dead, three others wounded in Arlington shooting

| |Friday, Apr. 11, 2014

Police are still investigating who might have been involved and what the motive might have been behind the fatal shooting.