Handley Middle School teacher accused of improper relationship with student

| |Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Nestor Torres is the second Handley Middle School employee accused of inappropriately touching a student in less than a month.

Man charged in stabbing outside Ridgmar Mall now accused of sexual assault

| |Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Investigators say a witness interviewed in connection with the slaying told detectives that she had been raped by the suspect, Jose Guadalupe Carreon, days earlier but was too fearful of him to report it.

Springtown man sentenced to life in killing of toddler

| |Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

A Parker County jury found Rodney Pettigrew of Springtown guilty of capital murder in the 2011 killing of a 14-month-old boy.

Pickup driver killed on West Loop 820 identified

|Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Willy Clemente lost control of his truck and hit a guard rail on West Loop 820, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner’s office.

Homeland Security agents raid Kennedale mobile home

| |Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Three truckloads of items were removed; no one was arrested, official say.

Six North Texas men sent to federal prison for dealing cocaine

| |Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Men from Fort Worth, Crowley and Weatherford were sentenced in federal court in Fort Worth to terms ranging from four to 30 years.

Narcotics officer ‘well-justified’ in fatal shooting, prosecutor says

|Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

A grand jury declines to indict a Euless officer who was on a county drug task force when he shot a suspect in 2013.

Slain Fort Worth woman’s son testifies about the day she was killed

| |Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

Dewayne Jones says his stepfather wouldn’t let him inside the house and rushed boys off to a Juneteenth celebration, and then disappeared for three hours.

Two motorists killed in head-on collision in Cleburne

| |Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

A car attempting to pass a tanker truck collided with another vehicle in Cleburne Wednesday morning, killing two motorists, Cleburne police say.

Killer in Pennsylvania claims he murdered women in Texas

| |Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

Former Burleson resident Charles Hicks was sentenced to death for murdering and dismembering a woman in Pennsylvania.

Police identify suspect in attempted Haltom City police car theft

| |Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

Haltom City police continued their search for a second suspect who attempted to steal an unmarked police car with a detective in it.

Man accused in SMU attack is eyed in Grand Prairie rape

| |Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

DNA collected at the scene of an April rape in Grand Prairie matches that of 23-year-old Torey Harris, police say.

Arlington man with dementia found safe

| |Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

Jerry Pullen, 68, who had been missing since Tuesday morning, was located at his grandson’s house in Venus, police said.

Driver crashes into Arlington animal shelter

|Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Police say they believe alcohol was a factor in the early morning collision, which is still under investigation.

Arlington man with history of dementia reported missing

|Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Arlington police ask for the public’s help finding Jerry Pullen, 68, who left home about 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Man goes to trial after 29 years in killing of his wife

| |Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

Paul Ervin is accused of staging a burglary to hide his wife’s slaying on June 19, 1985.

Hurst man who set fire to girlfriend’s house, then shot himself is identified

| |Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Clint Schlundt, 49, of Hurst was pronounced dead at 5 p.m. Sunday.

Haltom High students accidentally started fire, officials said

| |Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Two students were taken to a hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation after theater students accidentally started a fire Tuesday afternoon, officials said.

Fort Worth City Council approves interim police chief

| |Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Assistant Chief Rhonda Robertson will act as interim, but said she is not a candidate for the final position of chief.

Would-be thieves pick wrong car in Haltom City

| |Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

A detective was sitting in an unmarked police car, waiting for it to warm up Tuesday morning, when two men tried to steal it, Haltom City police say.