Kaufman County Shootings | NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

In-depth coverage of the shootings in Kaufman County

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...

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.

Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 at 11:59 PM CDT

Family Member: Williams Is Prime Suspect

Family Member: Williams Is Prime Suspect

Source tells NBC DFW that former Kaufman County Justice of the Peace is a "Person of Interest" in the murder cases of the county's District Attorney, his wife and Assistant District Attorney.

ABOUT US
In-depth coverage of the murders of Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland, his wife Cynthia, and Assistant District Attorney Mark Hasse.
Top Stories
New App Lets Patrons Report Problems at Bars, Restaurants

New App Lets Patrons Report Problems at Bars, Restaurants

Law enforcement often says, if you see something say something. But how do you do that? The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission has an app for that.

Child, 2, Beats Cancer, Outlives Trisomy 18 Prognosis

Child, 2, Beats Cancer, Outlives Trisomy 18 Prognosis

Hope Harrison, 2, is the epitome of her first name. Since she is usually smiling and giggling, it’s hard to believe that she was never expected to be born alive.

Dallas Protest Leader Sentenced to 2 Years in Prison

Dallas Protest Leader Sentenced to 2 Years in Prison

The leader of a North Texas-based protest group has been sentenced to two years in prison for violating the terms of his probation.

8 TWU Athletes Hospitalized for Exercise-Induced Injury

8 TWU Athletes Hospitalized for Exercise-Induced Injury

Following an annual fitness test, eight volleyball players from Texas Woman's University were hospitalized last weekend for an rare, but serious, exercise-induced medical condition.

Man Arrested, Charged in Slaying of 2 Mississippi Nuns

Man Arrested, Charged in Slaying of 2 Mississippi Nuns

Authorities say they have charged a 46-year-old man in connection with the killing of two nuns who were killed in Mississippi, Mississippi Department of Public Safety spokesman Warren Strain said in a statement...

Kluber Extends Win Streak to 6, Indians Top Rangers 12-1

Kluber Extends Win Streak to 6, Indians Top Rangers 12-1

Corey Kluber pitched six strong innings for a career-best sixth straight victory and Abraham Almonte hit two run-scoring doubles, helping the Cleveland Indians beat the Texas Rangers 12-1 on Friday night in...