Sunday, July 10, 2016

Cpl Bryan Shaw With El Centro College Raises Total To 13 Officers Shot In Attack


DALLAS TEXAS - The Twitter feeds of WFAA TV in Dallas and their reporter David Goins are reporting tonight that there was an additional police officer shot in downtown Dallas on Thursday night. His name is Bryan Shaw and he is a Corporal with El Centro College. No other information is available at this time.

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4-People Detained After High Speed Chase In Killeen Texas


KILLEEN TEXAS - Four people have been detained after leading police on a high speed chase Sunday afternoon. Killeen police spokeswoman Carroll Smith said officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a blue-green Nissan Sentra that had been reported stolen, occupied by 2 females and 2 males. The female driver refused to stop near Bermuda Drive and Farhills Drive at about 4:15 p.m, and the pursuit ensued. The female driver began traveling at 45 mph through neighborhoods until reaching Watercrest Road where she sped up to around 80 mph and turned south on Clear Creek Road, Smith said.

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Police Vehicle Damaged Outside Slain Officer's Fort Worth Home


FORT WORTH TEXAS - Fort Worth police are looking for the driver of a vehicle that damaged a Dallas police cruiser stationed outside a fallen officer's home early Sunday morning. It happened at around 2 a.m. Sunday. Officers were stationed outside the Fort Worth home of one of the five officers killed in Thursday night's sniper attack in downtown Dallas. Police said a vehicle struck the marked Dallas police squad car and the driver fled the scene.

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Gov. Abbott Suffered Second & Third-Degree Burns On Legs & Feet


DALLAS TEXAS - Republican Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas sustained "extensive second- and third-degree burns" on both legs below the knees and on both feet and could miss next week's Republican National Convention. Spokesman Matt Hirsch said Sunday that Abbott was in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on Thursday when he was scalded in an accident involving hot water. He didn't provide further details. Hours later, a Dallas gunman killed five police officers. Abbott held a press conference in Dallas on Friday, but didn't disclose being burned. Hirsch says Abbott's legs were wrapped but covered by pants. Abbott has used a wheelchair since a tree fell on him while jogging in 1984, paralyzing him below the waist.

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Little Girl Age 2 Died In A Hot Car In Temple Texas Today


TEMPLE TEXAS - Temple Police responded to a missing child who was later found inside a vehicle Sunday at the 1600 block of East Barton Ave. Officers discovered that the two-year-old girl had been inside the vehicle for at least an hour prior to their arrival, Temple Police Public Information Officer Shawana Neely said. Temple Fire and Rescue provided CPR on scene then transported the child to Baylor Scott and White Hospital where she was pronounced deceased.

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All Injured DART Police Officers Have Been Released From Hospital


DALLAS TEXAS - The last of three Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) officers injured in Thursday night's shooting attack has been released from the hospital. DART said Sunday that Officer Misty McBride was released Saturday. Officers Elmar Cannon and Jesus Retana were released earlier this weekend. Officer Brent Thompson, who had worked for the department since 2009, was killed when suspect Micah X. Johnson used a rifle to fire upon officers who were managing a peaceful rally through downtown Dallas.

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Taylor Texas Teen Found Dead This Morning In His Driveway


TAYLOR TEXAS - Taylor police are investigating a suspicious death after a man’s body was found Sunday morning in the back seat of a minivan in his driveway. Just after 5 a.m. Sunday, family members awoke to discover Juan Villalobos Garcia, 19, dead in the minivan at their home on West Eighth Street in Taylor. There were no obvious signs of trauma on the body, police said. The body has been taken to the medical examiner for an autopsy. Williamson County sheriff’s deputies and the Texas Rangers are helping with the investigation. This is standard for small departments with limited resources, Taylor police said. Anyone with information about the incident should call 512-352-5551.

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Lakewood Kids Raised Over $1K For Dallas Police Sunday Morning


DALLAS TEXAS - Kids operating a lemonade stand raised over $1000 for the Dallas Police Department on Sunday morning alone. Children around the nation are searching for ways to help out the families of the fallen in Dallas, so expect to see more of this type of kindness in the days to come. As long as young Texans continue to show acts of character in the face of evil, there is still hope for our currently messed up world. Thank you kids.

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Injured Dallas Transit Officer Misty McBride Saved Raphael Taylor's Life


DALLAS TEXAS - Raphael Taylor, a Dallas man who witnessed Thursday night's deadly ambush on law enforcement, said he has a Dallas Area Rapid Transit officer to thank for saving his life. "The officer, the lady officer seen the gunfire, tried to run over and help us and ended up being shot," Taylor said. The officer Misty McBride, 32, was discharged from Dallas’ Baylor Medical Center Saturday night. McBride suffered two gunshot wounds, one to the abdomen and another to the arm. Taylor returned to the scene of the shooting Sunday, and marveled at McBride's effort. "She saved my life,” Taylor said. “I want to tell her, 'Thank you. And I hope that you get better. I hope you’re well. And I hope that God [is] with you.'"

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Country Is United According To President Obama – Agree or Disagree


USA - President Obama strove to convey a message of solace and unity in the wake of an extraordinary week that rubbed raw issues of police safety and racial bias in policing Saturday, saying he believes Americans will come together to find common ground. “As painful as the week has been, I fully believe that America is not as divided as people have suggested,” he said. People of all races and backgrounds are outraged by the killing of police officers in Dallas – even those protesting the police, he said. And the same people are angered by the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.

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El Paso Police Chief Calls 'Black Lives Matter' A Radical Hate Group


EL PASO TEXAS - El Paso leaders are seeking support from Mayor Oscar Leeser and the El Paso City Council following controversial comments made by El Paso Police Chief Greg Allen. Chief Allen made the comment after a press conference on Friday when asked about a Black Lives Matter vigil taking place in downtown El Paso on Sunday. "Black Lives Matter, as far as I am concerned, is a radical hate group, and for that purpose alone, I think the leadership of this country needs to look a little harder at that group. The consequences of what we saw in Dallas is due to their efforts," Allen told reporters.

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Man Fires Gunshots At Houston Police Officers (SWAT on Scene)


HOUSTON TEXAS - A SWAT team is responding after a man reportedly barricaded himself in his west Houston home and fired at officers. No officers were injured by the gunfire. The scene is playing out in a home in a gated community on the 12800 block of Kingsbridge Lane. It's unclear if there is anybody else in the house with the suspect. Negotiations with the man are ongoing.

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Amanda Rosales & Son Gabriel Killed In Sunray Texas Wreck


SUNRAY TEXAS - According to the Texas Department of Transportation, a mother and her 8-year-old son were killed after they were ejected in a crash in Moore County early Saturday morning. DPS troopers say around 12:15 a.m. 31-year-old Amanda Beatriz Rosales of Spearman was driving a pickup on FM 119 five miles southwest of Sunray when she drove off the roadway while taking a curve. She over-corrected, started skidding and rolled several times. Rosales and her son, 8-year-old Gabriel Rosales, were ejected and killed.

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