Continuing coverage of events related to the murder of 6-year-old Alanna Gallagher

Thursday, Jul 25, 2013 at 12:26 AM CDT

Saginaw Slaying Suspect Charged in Officer Shooting

Saginaw Slaying Suspect Charged in Officer Shooting

The 17-year-old North Texas man who is suspected of sexually assaulting and suffocating a 6-year-old neighbor before wrapping her in plastic bags and binding her in a tarp also faces charges in the shooting of a...

Wednesday, Jul 24, 2013 at 07:46 AM CDT

Gallagher Slaying Suspect May Have Had Accomplice

Gallagher Slaying Suspect May Have Had Accomplice

Police believe a 17-year-old man suspected in the death of a 6-year-old North Texas girl may have had at least one accomplice, NBC DFW has learned. The teen suspect, Tyler Holder, was hospitalized after...

Saturday, Jul 20, 2013 at 12:22 AM CDT

Slain Child's Mother Says She Is Frightened After Arson

Slain Child's Mother Says She Is Frightened After Arson

Someone set fire to a vehicle and a small memorial at the family home of slain 6-year-old Alanna Gallagher. The fires are "very frightening," her mother says.

Friday, Jul 19, 2013 at 08:46 PM CDT

Photos Released in Saginaw Slaying Case

Photos Released in Saginaw Slaying Case

Saginaw police are seeking the drivers of two black sedans as possible witnesses in the slaying of 6-year-old Alanna Gallagher.

Friday, Jul 19, 2013 at 04:38 PM CDT

Murdered Girl's Family Car Set on Fire Overnight

Murdered Girl's Family Car Set on Fire Overnight

The family of a murdered Texas girl woke up to another crime scene Friday morning after someone set fire to the family's car. Investigators said someone torched the family’s car and also set fire to a small...

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2013 at 06:19 PM CDT

Gallagher Purple Ribbon Campaign Could Expand

Gallagher Purple Ribbon Campaign Could Expand

The organizer of purple-ribbon memorials to remember a slain Saginaw 6-year-old wants to expand the effort.

Friday, Jul 12, 2013 at 12:23 AM CDT

Slain Saginaw Girl Remembered at Vigil

Slain Saginaw Girl Remembered at Vigil

Scores of people gathered in a Saginaw park Thursday night for a vigil for 6-year-old Alanna Gallagher, who was killed last week.

Thursday, Jul 11, 2013 at 05:59 PM CDT

Slain Texas 6-Year-Old Laid to Rest, as Tips Dwindle

Slain Texas 6-Year-Old Laid to Rest, as Tips Dwindle

As police continue to investigate the death of 6-year-old Alanna Gallagher, her family, friends and church family remembered her for loving church and everyone she met.

Thursday, Jul 11, 2013 at 11:53 AM CDT

Digital Billboards Seek Tips in Saginaw Slaying

Digital Billboards Seek Tips in Saginaw Slaying

The FBI has debuted electronic billboards across North Texas in an effort to get more leads in the slaying of 6-year-old Alanna Gallagher.

Thursday, Jul 11, 2013 at 11:53 AM CDT

Father of Slain Texas Girl Defends Polyamorous Family

Father of Slain Texas Girl Defends Polyamorous Family

The father of the Saginaw, Texas, child who was found dead last week said his polyamorous household is doing its best to hold together in wake of the girl's killing. Miles McDaniel, the father of 6-year-old...

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Continuing coverage of the investigation into the shocking murder of Alanna Gallagher, a 6-year-old whose body was found naked and wrapped in a tarp on a residential street not far from her family’s Saginaw home on July 1, 2013.
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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Indicted, Sources Say

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Indicted, Sources Say

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has been indicted on three charges by a grand jury in Collin County, two people close to the case told NBC 5 on Saturday.

Arrest Made After Fatal Motel Shooting

Arrest Made After Fatal Motel Shooting

A man has been arrested for murder after a fatal shooting Friday morning outside the City Inn Suites on South Ewing Avenue.

Garland Man Found Dead Inside Home

Garland Man Found Dead Inside Home

Garland police are investigating a possible murder and need your help.

Uber Driver Accused in Sexual Assault: Dallas PD

Uber Driver Accused in Sexual Assault: Dallas PD

A man working as an Uber driver is suspected of sexually assaulting a woman whom he had just given a ride home, Dallas police say.

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Cecil the Lion's Brother Feared Dead: Conservation Group

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Dallas Man Drowns in Apartment Pool

Dallas Man Drowns in Apartment Pool

The Dallas Police Department is investigating the death of a man who drowned at a Dallas-area apartment pool Friday night.