In-depth coverage of the shootings in Kaufman County

Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014 at 04:55 PM CST

State Rests in Penalty Phase of Kaufman Murder Trial

State Rests in Penalty Phase of Kaufman Murder Trial

A Rockwall County jury is considering life in prison or the death penalty for Eric Williams this week as the sentencing phase continues in his murder trial.

Tuesday, Dec 9, 2014 at 07:52 PM CST

New Evidence Shown of Williams' Weapons Stockpile

New Evidence Shown of Williams' Weapons Stockpile

Jurors Tuesday saw new evidence of the weapons stockpile Capital Murder defendant Eric Williams kept in a Seagoville storage unit.

Monday, Dec 8, 2014 at 06:32 PM CST

Emotional Testimony Continues in Kaufman Co. Trial

Emotional Testimony Continues in Kaufman Co. Trial

A prosecutor says jurors will hear from witnesses who saw a former justice of the peace fatally shoot an assistant district attorney in North Texas last year.

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 06:39 PM CST

Eric Williams Found Guilty of Capital Murder

Eric Williams Found Guilty of Capital Murder

A former public official is facing a death sentence after being convicted of capital murder Thursday in a revenge plot against a local district attorney, his wife and a top assistant.

Wednesday, Dec 3, 2014 at 07:20 PM CST

State, Defense Rests in Kaufman Murder Trial

State, Defense Rests in Kaufman Murder Trial

The state and defense have rested in the murder trial of a former justice of the peace accused of killing a North Texas district attorney, his wife and a top prosecutor in 2013.

Tuesday, Dec 2, 2014 at 05:41 PM CST

Damaging Testimony Against Eric Williams in Kaufman DA Murder Trial

Damaging Testimony Against Eric Williams in Kaufman DA Murder Trial

Damaging testimony piled up Tuesday in the Kaufman district attorney murder trial of Eric Williams.

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