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Friday, Jul 26, 2013 at 07:02 PM CDT

DA Slaying Suspects to be Tried in Kaufman

DA Slaying Suspects to be Tried in Kaufman

A Kaufman County Grand Jury handed down capital murder indictments for Kim and Eric Williams on June 27. In the case of Eric Williams, prosecutors said they will seek the death penalty. Prosecutors said they have not made a decision on seeking the death penalty in Kim Williams' case.

Friday, Jul 26, 2013 at 08:40 PM CDT

DA Slaying Suspects to be Tried in Kaufman

DA Slaying Suspects to be Tried in Kaufman

During a preliminary court hearing Friday, a judge said the trials of former Eric Williams and his wife, Kim, would start in Kaufman.

Thursday, Apr 25, 2013 at 07:39 PM CDT

Getaway Vehicle in Hasse Murder Found: Police

Getaway Vehicle in Hasse Murder Found: Police

Kaufman County investigators have located a vehicle they say was used as a getaway vehicle following the murder of Assistant District Attorney Mark Hasse.

Friday, Apr 19, 2013 at 10:14 AM CDT

Sheriff: Storage Unit Lead to Kaufman Charges

Sheriff: Storage Unit Lead to Kaufman Charges

A tip that pointed to a storage unit helped investigators focus on Eric and Kim Williams as suspects in the killings in Kaufman.

Thursday, Apr 18, 2013 at 08:14 PM CDT

Ex-JP, Wife Charged With Hasse, McLelland Murders

Ex-JP, Wife Charged With Hasse, McLelland Murders

Former Kaufman Justice of the Peace Eric Williams and his wife, Kim, have been charged with capital murder.

Thursday, Apr 18, 2013 at 05:51 AM CDT

Williams' Wife Says He Killed Hasse, McLellands

Williams' Wife Says He Killed Hasse, McLellands

According to an arrest warrant affidavit released Wednesday, the wife of a former Kaufman County justice of the peace told investigators her husband shot and killed the district attorney and his wife and a...

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2013 at 07:08 PM CDT

AP Source: Case Building Around Former JP Williams

AP Source: Case Building Around Former JP Williams

AP source says Texas authorities are building a case around former justice of the peace for the murders of Mike and Cynthia McLelland.

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2013 at 07:08 PM CDT

Police Outline Williams' Terroristic Threat Charges

Police Outline Williams' Terroristic Threat Charges

On Monday afternoon, the Kaufman County Sheriff's Department released the probable cause affidavit outlining the terroristic threat charges against Eric Williams.

Monday, Apr 15, 2013 at 12:07 PM CDT

Investigators Silent on McLelland Murder Investigations

Investigators Silent on McLelland Murder Investigations

Investigators remain tight-lipped in the McLelland murder investigations and refuse to confirm information given to NBC 5 by sources over the weekend.

Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 10:42 PM CDT

NBC 5's Scott Gordon Talks About Interviewing Eric Williams

NBC 5's Scott Gordon Talks About Interviewing Eric Williams

NBC 5's Scott Gordon was the first reporter in DFW to talk to Eric Williams. He talks about Williams' demeanor and other facts in the case.

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