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Teenager arrested for stabbing Lewisville woman as she took out the trash

The Lewisville Police Department has arrested an 18-year-old male and charged him with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon after he stabbed a Lewisville woman taking out the trash.

According to a social media message sent to DFW Scanner by her son, the woman, who lives on Winston Drive in Lewisville, was taking out the trash last night (Monday) when she was approached by the suspect. He asked her if she had seen his little girl. After she said no, he reached out and stabbed her, and then fled on foot.

The woman was transported to the hospital with serious injuries. As of Tuesday evening, she remains in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

Lewisville PD says they have located the suspect and arrested him. He has been identified as an 18-year-old man. He faces a felony charge of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.

The motive for the stabbing has yet to be released.

Three teenagers die in fiery overnight crash in Plano

The Plano Police Department is investigating a major accident involving a single vehicle that occurred overnight on Hedgecoxe Road.

Plano Fire and Police emergency responders were called to the scene along Hedgecoxe Road near Independence Parkway at 3:42AM. One vehicle had impacted a tree and split into pieces. The vehicle then caught fire.

Police have identified three occupants in the vehicle. All were pronounced deceased on the scene. The driver was an 18-year-old. A 16-year-old was in the front passenger’s seat and an 18-year-old was in the rear passenger seat.

The investigation is still in progress, but speed does appear to be a contributing factor.

All three teenagers were from Plano.

Intoxicated driver hits, kills pedestrian in Uptown Dallas

The Dallas Police Department is investigating a major accident involving a fatality that occurred this evening near the 2500 block of Cedar Springs Road at Routh Street.

DPD and DFR responded to the scene just before 5:00PM this evening. Police confirm a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle.

The pedestrian, a woman, has been pronounced deceased.

Officials say the driver fled the scene, but was soon apprehended. The driver is facing intoxication manslaughter charges.

Motorcyclist crashes into highway courtesy vehicle on NW Loop 820

Multiple law enforcement are investigating a major accident involving a motorcycle and a highway courtesy vehicle along westbound NW Loop 820 near Azle Ave.

Reports indicate a motorcycle crashed into the back of the courtesy Tarrant County pickup truck.

The rider was transported to JPS hospital with major injuries. This is now reported as a possible fatality.

Only the shoulder gets by near the crash scene. It is best to avoid this area.

Child playing with pistol accidentally shoots younger brother in Oak Cliff

The Dallas Police Department is investigating a shooting incident in the 1800 block of Stella Ave. They responded to the scene at 6:31PM this evening.

Officials confirm a 5-year-old victim was shot in the back and transported to Children’s Hospital via Dallas Fire-Rescue.

Police say the boy’s 10-year-old brother was playing with his parent’s pistol when he accidentally fired at least one shot.

The injured child is conscious, according to police. His condition has not yet been released at this time.

Man found shot dead following disturbance with wife in Little Elm

The Little Elm Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that occurred overnight at a house in Little Elm.

According to officials, police responded to a house in the 2800 block of Quietwater Drive at 12:27AM this morning and located a man deceased from a gunshot wound. The Medical Examiner has identified the man as a 31-year-old male who lived at the house.

Police say there was a “violent disturbance” between the victim and his wife before the shooting, according to the wife. She was transported to the hospital for injuries sustained during the incident.

Four small children were found in the home unharmed.

The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office has ruled his manner of death as a homicide.

The investigation is still ongoing at this time.

Driver ejected, killed in rollover crash along wet Dallas expressway

The Dallas Fire-Rescue and Police Department responded to a major accident involving a vehicle rollover earlier this morning along southbound US-75 Central Expressway near Royal Lane.

Police say a driver was traveling at speeds not safe for a wet roadway when he collided with another vehicle. The speeding vehicle spun out and began to overturn. While the vehicle was rolling over, the driver was ejected through the sunroof.

The victim, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Heavy rain causes ponding on area highways, which could leave to hydroplaning. It also reduces visibility and impacts reaction time. Please slow down if you are driving in heavy rain events and keep your eyes on the road.

Three dead in double murder-suicide near Azle

The Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a murder-suicide involving three people at a house near Azle.

Multiple emergency responders were called to a house in the 1500 block of Red Oak Circle just outside the Azle city limits on Monday afternoon.

Law enforcement located the bodies of three people deceased at the house.

The identities of the deceased have been released as a 58-year-old man, a 54-year-old woman, and a 16-year-old male.

According to the Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office, the 58-year-old man and 54-year-old woman were both murdered before the teenager killed himself. All were shot.

The Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office has not released any details regarding the incident, so there is no additional information.

Armed shoplifter spurs panic at Fort Worth Walmart

The Fort Worth Police Department responded to a reported robbery at the Walmart store, 3851 Airport Freeway (121) near Beach Street.

According to police, a loss prevention officer employee confronted a man that was shoplifting from the store. The man produced a firearm and ran out of the store.

The panic caused several customers to also run out of the store after there were reports of a shooter in the building. At this time, there are no reports that the man fired any shots.

The shoplifter ran away from the scene and is still on the loose, according to police.

Robbery detectives are investigating the case.

Children found safe after murder and abduction; man responsible kills self during SWAT incident

The Dallas Police Department received a request to check on a 26-year-old woman at an apartment complex in the 8800 block of Ferguson Road on Sunday afternoon. When officers went to the apartment, they knocked, but there was no answer and the door was locked.

Later that evening, some of her relatives went to the apartment with a key to unlock the door. When they went into the apartment, they found her dead and her two children missing. Police were called back to the scene.

It was determined that the suspect was the father of the two children. He was a known domestic abuser to the woman who was found deceased in the apartment. A Local Amber Alert was issued for the two missing boys, a 7-year-old and a 1-year-old.

Yesterday, Dallas Police received information indicating the suspect and two children were at an apartment in north Dallas. Officers surrounded the apartment and the department’s SWAT team was called in to assist with the situation. As SWAT officers breached the door to rescue the children, the suspect became agitated, and killed himself. Both boys were located safe and released to CPS.

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