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.

Suspects sought in Smart car vandalism

| |Thursday, Apr. 10, 2014

Authorities in San Francisco on Tuesday were looking for suspects who flipped four Smart cars.

Jury convicts Fort Worth man in 10-year-old sexual assault case

| |Thursday, Apr. 10, 2014

Charles Green became a suspect when DNA from a rape kit was put into a law enforcement database.

Last Fort Worth band member sentenced for selling counterfeit guitars

| |Thursday, Apr. 10, 2014

Members of the Josh Davis Band were caught selling counterfeit Martin and Gibson guitars as they toured the country, federal officials say.

Fort Worth man on trial in 2004 sexual assault

| |Wednesday, Apr. 09, 2014

Charles Anthony Green, 56, is accused of carjacking a woman and then driving to a secluded area in Fort Worth where he raped her, prosecutors said.

Cousins sentenced to prison after pleading guilty in fatal robbery

| |Wednesday, Apr. 09, 2014

Corwon Martin and Jonathan Martin were indicted on capital murder charges after they were implicated in a fatal shooting. They pleaded guilty to aggravated robbery.

Second arrest made in slaying of Forest Hill man

| |Wednesday, Apr. 09, 2014

A dispute between the victim and several men at a park apparently preceded the fatal shooting, according to court documents.

Fort Worth deputy chief to be next Burleson police chief

| |Wednesday, Apr. 09, 2014

Billy Cordell was chosen among 78 applicants for the job.

Arson fire disrupts service at Arlington Heights post office

| |Tuesday, Apr. 08, 2014

The fire was started Sunday at the post office in the Cultural District. A mobile unit will be brought in to serve customers until repairs are completed.

Arlington mayor limits gun activists’ speaking time

| |Tuesday, Apr. 08, 2014

The Tarrant County chapter of Open Carry Texas wanted to protest an ordinance that they say limits free speech.

Man detained in UT Arlington fondling cases

| |Tuesday, Apr. 08, 2014

A man got a Class C misdemeanor citation after a woman reported being fondled at the UTA library.

Man shot multiple times in Arlington parking lot

| |Tuesday, Apr. 08, 2014

The man, shot while he was in his car in a parking lot off Great Southwest Parkway in Arlington early Tuesday, is expected to survive.

Affidavit: Children of slain Arlington woman heard gunshots

| |Tuesday, Apr. 08, 2014

Devanne Jones fled to Kansas, where he told a dispatcher that he shot his estranged wife Sunday morning in their driveway, according to the affidavit.

Arsonists who torched 9 vehicles are sought

| |Wednesday, Apr. 09, 2014

The people responsible for nine car fires early Saturday are a danger to the community and to themselves, a Fort Worth arson investigator said. “A lot of times we find our suspects at the hospital,” he said.

TCU pinwheel display represents 5,689 confirmed child abuse cases last year

| |Wednesday, Apr. 09, 2014

As part of National Child Abuse Prevention Month, volunteers set up pinwheels at TCU to represent children who needed protection from someone who was supposed to care for them.

Texas parole board denies pardon for Willingham

|Monday, Apr. 07, 2014

Cameron Todd Willingham‘s case has been cited by wrongful-conviction advocates who argue Texas’ death-penalty system is severely flawed.