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Police looking for suspect in east Fort Worth slayings of a mother and daughter

Police looking for suspect in east Fort Worth slayings of a mother and daughter

Police are seeking the public‘s help locating a man wanted for capital murder in Friday‘s slayings of a mother and her daughter at an east Fort Worth apartment complex. Paige Terrell Lawyer, 37, should be considered dangerous, police said in a news release. Lawyer is wanted in connection with the slaying of a woman and child whose bodies were discovered […]

Benbrook man dressed in Domino‘s Pizza shirt accused of robbing Domino‘s Pizza

Benbrook man dressed in Domino‘s Pizza shirt accused of robbing Domino‘s Pizza

A 22-year-old Benbrook man was in custody Sunday, accused of trying to rob a Domino‘s Pizza while wearing a Domino‘s Pizza hat and shirt. Police could not be reached Sunday to comment on how the suspect came to be wearing the Domino‘s Pizza clothing. Jail records identified the suspect as 22-year-old Andrew Peppers who was taken into custody Friday afternoon. […]

Murder suspect had violent domestic history with victim in Fort Worth homicide: courts

Murder suspect had violent domestic history with victim in Fort Worth homicide: courts

A capital murder suspect accused in the Friday killing of a woman he had dated had been charged three times with assaulting the same female in 2017, according to Tarrant County criminal court records. Paige Terrell Lawyer, 37, of Euless also is a suspect in the death of the woman‘s fourth-grade daughter on Friday at the family‘s east Fort Worth […]

One man critically injured in Hurst structure fire; his brother escaped injuries

One man critically injured in Hurst structure fire; his brother escaped injuries

A man was critically injured Sunday morning in a house fire while a second man escaped injuries, a fire official said. The victim was taken to Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas. His condition was not available. His brother escaped serious injuries. The names of the victims had not been released by authorities. SIGN UP Never miss a local story. Sign […]

Search continues for gunman who fatally shot man, left body near Fort Worth park

Search continues for gunman who fatally shot man, left body near Fort Worth park

Police searched Sunday for a suspect who shot and killed a man, leaving his body near a city park. The victim has been identified as 45-year-old Michael Saldana, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner‘s office website on Sunday. A hometown was not listed on the website, but public records indicated Saldana had lived in Fort Worth. Saldana died from […]

8 ducklings stuck in an interstate drain rescued in Grapevine

8 ducklings stuck in an interstate drain rescued in Grapevine

A good Samaritan and local police and fire departments in Grapevine took on a life-saving mission for eight small ducklings in distress along a roadway in Grapevine on Sunday afternoon. In a post on their Facebook page, the Grapevine Police Department said a mother duck died after being swept onto the roadway near , where she was hit by a […]

Fort Worth police unveil new digs for their north patrol division

Fort Worth police unveil new digs for their north patrol division

City officials were on hand Tuesday morning for a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Fort Worth Police Department’s north division headquarters. The 23,000-square-foot facility was built to better serve residents and businesses north of Loop 820 by speeding up response times and increasing the police presence in the area. Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald hailed the building as the department‘s future operations […]

Fort Worth police release bodycam video in arrest of man who swung at firefighters

Fort Worth police release bodycam video in arrest of man who swung at firefighters

Police on Tuesday released bodycam video showing the lengths it took to subdue and handcuff a 35-year-old man Saturday after he took swings at firefighters who were trying to help him. Also released were dashcam video and audio from a 911 call. The release came and released Sunday by the Next Generation Action Network shows two Fort Worth officers appearing […]

Does illegal voting sentence protect elections?

Does illegal voting sentence protect elections?

At first glance it seems like Crystal Mason got a raw deal. when the law prohibits her from casting a ballot because she’s an ex-felon serving her sentence. There’s no indication the 43-year old Rendon woman was conspiring with anyone else to fix the vote. She claims she didn’t know it was illegal for her to vote, and it wasn’t […]

Will Pioneer Tower at the Will Rogers complex ever shine again? Some hope so

Will Pioneer Tower at the Will Rogers complex ever shine again? Some hope so

It‘s been about 40 years since light shone from inside Pioneer Tower at the , but plans are in the works to have that happen again. “It‘s something we‘ve wanted to do for years,” said Kirk Slaughter, Fort Worth‘s public events director. “The tower has been an iconic marker for many, many years. We want to take it back to […]