Daily Police Blotter

Here's a daily list of recent activities drawing the attention of North Texas law enforcement. List compiled on June 16, 2009.

Woman's Remains Found in Rug
Dallas-Fire rescue workers found a badly decomposed body of a woman in a trailer parked on Killough Boulevard in southern Dallas County. Investigators said the trailer was hitched to a pickup truck.  They arrived at the location Tuesday morning after getting a call about an unconscious person.  The body was wrapped in rug.  There was no word on how the woman died.

Suspected Bank Robber Held Up By Bathroom Break
A trip to the restroom helped police capture a suspected bank robber. Dallas police said a man held up the Park Cities Bank on East Mockingbird Monday and then tried to escape on a DART train. However, the train was delayed leaving the station because the driver was in the restroom.

Driver Crashes Off I-35 Overpass
A driver survived after his truck plunged off an overpass during rush hour Monday and landed upside down on Interstate 35, Fort Worth police said. The accident shut down southbound I-35 at Berry Street for hours. Investigators said the driver may have been going too fast when he crashed through the guardrail.

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