<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Breaking News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/breaking http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.com en-us Wed, 29 Jul 2015 23:10:46 -0500 Wed, 29 Jul 2015 23:10:46 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Suspected Serial Killer Was in North Texas This Month]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 23:15:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/neal-falls-mugshot-inset.jpg
A man killed 11 days ago by a West Virginia sex worker and suspected in as many as 10 murders got a speeding ticket in Benbrook two weeks earlier, authorities say.

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<![CDATA[Dead Animals Found in Bags at Rescuer's Home]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 06:48:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dogs-in-cages-puddin-hill-maximum-k-9.jpg
A dog trainer/animal rescuer in Waxahachie is facing a charge of animal cruelty after more than a dozen animals were found dead in bags on her property, the Ellis County Sheriff's Department says.

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<![CDATA[Witnesses Join Police, Fire to Lift Car, Free Trapped Woman]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 07:12:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DPD+Car+Lift+072315.JPG
The Dallas Police Department released dashcam video Thursday showing the remarkable rescue of a trapped motorcyclist by police, firefighters and citizens.

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<![CDATA[Officials Detail Sandra Bland Autopsy Findings]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:36:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sandra-bland-arrest-video-still.jpg
The autopsy for Sandra Bland, the woman who died in a Texas jail cell last week three days after being arrested during a traffic stop, showed no injuries consistent with violent homicide, but some that...

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<![CDATA[Denton PD Reveal Video After Stun Gun Used in Disturbance]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 18:33:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bodycam-denton-stun-gun.jpg
Denton police attempted to set the record straight Thursday by releasing their viewpoint of an incident this week that ended in an officer using a Taser on a man.

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<![CDATA[Police Chase in Wise County Ends]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 19:28:40 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Wise-co-chase.jpg
Several law enforcement agencies were involved in a chase in Wise County Wednesday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Bomb Squad Responds After Deadly Shooting]]> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 17:46:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/swat13.jpg
One person is dead and another is in police custody after a fatal shooting in Dallas Wednesday morning, police say.

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<![CDATA[2.4M Earthquake Rattles Irving Monday Morning: USGS]]> Mon, 13 Jul 2015 08:48:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/irving-earthquake-generic.jpg
The United States Geological Survey says a 2.4 magnitude earthquake rattled Irving early Monday morning.

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<![CDATA[Hardy Suspension Reduced on Appeal From 10 Games to Four]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 15:59:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/180322854.jpg
Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy's 10-game suspension has been reduced on appeal to four games.

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<![CDATA[AA Flight From ATL to LAX Makes Emergency Landing at DFW]]> Wed, 08 Jul 2015 08:56:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AA-Flight-at-DFW-070715.jpg
An American Airlines flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles made an emergency landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Alleged Gunman ID'd in Shooting of Coppell HS Standout]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 16:28:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Montay-Video-West.jpg
Coppell police are releasing the name the gunman who shot a recent high school graduate as he played basketball with friends.

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<![CDATA[Wanted Sex Offender Killed in Police Shooting]]> Tue, 07 Jul 2015 22:02:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/POLICE-INVOLVED-SHOOTING10.jpg
A wanted sex offender was shot and killed by Dallas police Tuesday afternoon after he pulled out a gun and pointed it at officers, police say.

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<![CDATA[Body Found in Garland's Duck Creek: Police]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:35:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/duck-creek-01.jpg
A body has been found in Duck Creek near the Walnut Street Bridge in Garland, police say.

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<![CDATA[Child Drowns in Fort Worth Community Pool: ME]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:33:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FW+Pool+070115.jpg
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office confirms a child pulled from a community swimming pool Wednesday died.

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<![CDATA[Two Killed in Fiery East Texas Plane Crash]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:52:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/plane-crash-quinlan-02.jpg
Two people were killed Wednesday when a plane crashed and burst into flames shortly after takeoff from an East Texas airstrip, sources tell NBC 5.
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<![CDATA[Body Found in Fort Worth Fork of Trinity River]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:10:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/trinity-river1.jpg
A body was spotted in Fort Worth's West Fork of the Trinity River Tuesday, fire department officials say.

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<![CDATA[White Powder at Dallas Federal Building Was Chalk]]> Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:17:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cabell-hazmat-scene.jpg
Dallas Fire-Rescue says a white powder found inside an envelope at the Earle Cabell Federal Building in Downtown Dallas Tuesday was harmless chalk.

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<![CDATA[Small Plane Crash Lands South of Mesquite]]> Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:56:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/plane-down3.jpg
A small plane made an emergency crash landing in a field not far from Interstate 20 on E. Malloy Bridge Road, NBC 5 has learned.

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<![CDATA[Power Restored After Being Knocked Out to 2,000 in The Colony]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 16:13:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/powerLines-Spanginator-Flickr.jpg
Utility crews have restored power to thousands of customers in The Colony after an equipment failure caused an outage Friday.

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<![CDATA[Officer's Resignation Shouldn't End Investigation: Teen's Lawyer]]> Wed, 10 Jun 2015 22:26:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mckinney-video-casebolt.jpg
The McKinney police officer who resigned after being captured on video manhandling a bikini-clad teen girl and drawing a gun on others apologizes to all he offended Wednesday, through his attorney, as civil...

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<![CDATA[Officer Resigns Amid Pool Party Investigation]]> Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:19:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mckinney-video-casebolt.jpg
McKinney's Cpl. Eric Casebolt, the police officer placed on paid administrative leave following a disruption at a community pool, has resigned, according to his attorney.

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<![CDATA[Reward Issued for Garland Murder Suspect]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 14:40:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/billy-dupree-owens-composite.jpg
Crime Stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward after learning a man found dead in a crashed car was murdered.

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<![CDATA[Electrical Failure Delays Flights at Love Field]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 16:26:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Love+Field1.jpg
Dallas Love Field says an electrical failure in the terminal created delays in the ticketing wing and baggage processing Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Teen Screams, Fights Off Attacker in Dallas]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 17:40:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dpd-surveillance-video-salvation-army.jpg
Dallas police are looking for the man who grabbed and tried to abduct a 17-year-old girl as she walked to school Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Missing Boy Found: Dallas Police]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 09:08:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jesus-landeros1.JPG
The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 9-year-old boy.

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<![CDATA[Denton Police Investigate Murder-Suicide]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 17:36:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/denton-murder-suicide-investigation.jpg
Denton police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide at an apartment on the 400 block of Bernard.

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<![CDATA[DeSoto Teen, Dog, Found Dead in Storm Drain]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 23:12:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/police-line-generic722.jpg
A DeSoto boy who went missing Sunday afternoon has been found deceased in a storm drain.

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<![CDATA[Frisco Police Clear Dr Pepper Arena After Lockdown]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 17:32:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/frisco-pd-garage-dr-pepper.jpg
Frisco police have given the all clear at the Dr Pepper Arena after a daylong search for three people involved in the robbery of a nearby family-owned jewelry store Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[3 Killed in Oak Cliff SUV, House Crash]]> Thu, 14 May 2015 13:07:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/car-house-young-01.jpg
Three people in an SUV were killed Wednesday when the speeding vehicle crashed into a parked car, sending both vehicles careening into the entry way of a multifamily Oak Cliff home.

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<![CDATA[2 Multi-Vortex Tornadoes Touched Down Thursday: NWS]]> Fri, 08 May 2015 16:16:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wise-co-damage.jpg
The National Weather Service has confirmed two tornadoes touched down in North Texas Thursday night, both EF-1 with winds up to 110 mph.

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<![CDATA[Teen's Great Uncle Gets Life for Her Murder]]> Fri, 08 May 2015 16:40:43 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/aliciamooremichaelmooremugshotuncle002050713.jpg
The great-uncle of a Greenville teen found dead in a trunk several days after she disappeared in 2012 has been found guilty and sentenced to life without parole.]]>
<![CDATA[George W. Bush Library Evacuated]]> Fri, 08 May 2015 13:25:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP378843275839.jpg
The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum was evacuated Friday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[FBI Was Aware Shooter Was Interested in Garland Event]]> Thu, 07 May 2015 20:48:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/193*120/ataque-garland.jpg
The FBI sent a bulletin to the Garland Police Department about suspected shooter Elton Simpson three hours before the start of Sunday's Draw Muhammad art contest at the Curtis Culwell Center, NBC News'...]]>
<![CDATA[SB I-35 Reopened After Fatal Crash]]> Thu, 07 May 2015 13:28:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/denton+ax.jpg
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<![CDATA[Silver Alert Discontinued for Missing Man, 74]]> Wed, 06 May 2015 14:16:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/silver-alert-wilbert-bennett.jpg
The Fannin County Sheriff’s Office has discontinued a Silver Alert for a missing 74-year-old man with cognitive impairment.

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<![CDATA[Stuck Window Washer Rescued in Fort Worth]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 17:45:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/window+washer+rescued.jpg
Fort Worth firefighters had to rescue a man after he became stuck on the side of a building washing window.

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<![CDATA[Pilot Makes Emergency Landing in Muddy Field]]> Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:06:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/plane-in-mud-2-043015.jpg
The pilot of small, single-engine Cessna 152 made an emergency landing in a muddy field near Pilot Point late Thursday morning.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Officers Cleared in Screwdriver Shooting]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:20:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/harrison-surv-video.jpg
Two Dallas police officers have been cleared by a grand jury after fatally shooting a mentally ill man holding a screwdriver.]]>
<![CDATA[Gas Leak Prompts Charter School Evacuation]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 12:37:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/police-lights-shutterstock_1318124124.jpg
Teachers and students were evacuated from a Cockrell Hill charter school due to a nearby gas leak Thursday, fire officials say.

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<![CDATA[Mesquite Officers Pull Man From Burning Car]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 12:04:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Mesquite-Rescue-Fire-Car-One.jpg
Two Mesquite police officers are being credited with saving the life of an unconscious driver trapped in a burning car Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Most Wanted Sex Offender Arrested at WinStar]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:33:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Sprague-Captured.jpg
A 'violent sexual predator' on Texas' 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender List was arrested at the WinStar Casino in Oklahoma Friday morning.
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<![CDATA[Missing Woman Found, Now at Terrell State Hospital]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:52:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/walmart-body.jpg
The woman at the center of a missing persons case in Fort Worth has been found alive, but injured, in East Texas.

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<![CDATA[Ellis Co. Fire Chief, Asst. Arrested, Suspended]]> Thu, 09 Apr 2015 22:55:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Satterfield-Getzendaner1.jpg
The Texas DPS says the Ellis County fire chief and assistant fire chief have been arrested after being implicated in a recorded sexual assault at a fire house earlier this year.

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