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

Wednesday, Jul 24, 2013 at 11:25 PM CDT

Mother of Slain 6-Year-Old Speaks to NBC 5

Mother of Slain 6-Year-Old Speaks to NBC 5

Alanna Gallagher's mother, Laura, spoke to NBC DFW on Wednesday night for the first time since an arrest has been made in the case.

Wednesday, Jul 24, 2013 at 08:45 PM CDT

Arlington Mayor: Officer Shot in Saginaw in High Spirits

Arlington Mayor: Officer Shot in Saginaw in High Spirits

Detective Charles Lodatto (inset) was shot while a task force served a search and arrest warrant in the Alanna Gallagher murder investigation Tuesday.

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 11:15 PM CDT

Gallagher Slaying Suspect May Have Had Accomplice

Gallagher Slaying Suspect May Have Had Accomplice

Arlington Detective Charles Lodatto (left) is in critical condition after being shot while serving arrest and search warrants at the home of Tyler Holder (right) a teen suspected of murdering a six-year-old...

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 07:35 PM CDT

Saginaw Neighbors Speak About Shooting

Saginaw Neighbors Speak About Shooting

Neighbors of 6-year-old Alanna Gallagher have decorated the the area in purple ribbons, and one neighbor told NBC 5 they received a warning prior to Tuesday's shootout.

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2013 at 06:20 PM CDT

Officer, Suspect Shot While Serving Warrant for Gallagher Murder

Officer, Suspect Shot While Serving Warrant for Gallagher Murder

An Arlington police officer is in critical condition after being shot while serving an arrest warrant for a teen suspected of murdering a six-year-old Alanna Gallagher.

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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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Officer Hurt, Suspect Dead in Fort Worth

Officer Hurt, Suspect Dead in Fort Worth

A Fort Worth police officer is injured and a suspect is dead after shots were fired during a welfare check Thursday evening.

Tragic Crashes Raise Questions About Truck Safety

Tragic Crashes Raise Questions About Truck Safety

Tragic crashes raise questions about commercial truck safety. Experts say lack of maintenance may be to blame.

Hourslong Standoff in Mansfield Ends in Arrest

Hourslong Standoff in Mansfield Ends in Arrest

A standoff that lasted much of the day Thursday at a Mansfield apartment has ended with the suspect's arrest just after 7 p.m., police say

Dallas Police Warn of "Jugging" Crime

Dallas Police Warn of "Jugging" Crime

A new crime wave is taking over parts of Dallas and police are specifically warning people who go to the bank.

Exploding Air Bag May Have Killed Texas Man

Exploding Air Bag May Have Killed Texas Man

There apparently has been another death caused by an exploding automobile air bag made by Takata Corp. of Japan.

Plano Police, Parents Discuss Attempted Child Abduction

Plano Police, Parents Discuss Attempted Child Abduction

Plano police are investigating an attempted kidnapping after a 9-year-old boy said a man grabbed him and tried to abduct him after offering him a ride home Thursday.