A Flower Mound man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty today to killing his 3-year-old stepson. The medical examiner's office said that Tanner Webb had 43 separate injuries when he died in October 2006.
He was shirtless and toting a shotgun. And now, he's the main attraction in a surveillance video that Weatherford police are using to investigate the breakin and theft of assault rifles and handguns from a discount store in the city.
The head football coach at Bryan Adams High School in Dallas faces aggravated assault charges after police say he struck his wife with a cement block, took her keys and cell phone and wouldn't let her get medical treatment. He's out on bail and she's been treated for her injuries, which doctors said included flesh being torn away from her skull.
Calling the case a "Shakesperean tragedy brought into real life," a Connecticutt judge has sentenced a lawyer to 12 years in prison for killing a neighbor because he thought the man had molested his 2-year-old daughter. No molestation was ever proved.
A 13-year-old boy rode up to the scene of a robbery and shooting Thursday night on a bicycle. Police say he left in a patrol car after witnesses identified him as one of two suspects involved in the crime.
If you've ever fished, you've probably had your bait stolen by something like a pesky turtle. But, here's a California man who now faces a federal misdemeanor charge, accused of going too far in getting even with a sea lion that had taken his bait. He stabbed it, officials say.
Authorities in Trenton, N.J., have charged a 9-year-old boy with beating an 11-month-old baby to death at a home day care and say that the owner of the center with endangering the child. The baby's father also says the owner tried to cover up what happened.
In a rare move, Gov. Rick Perry has commuted a condemned prisoner's sentence to life in prison. Perry commuted the death sentence of Kenneth Eugene Foster, who drive the getaway car after a 1996 murder. The commutation came six hours before Foster was scheduled to die.
Trophy Club police say they've arrested an employee of the town's parks department in connection with the theft of thousands of dollars worth of tools taken from a city shop. Police said the tools were pawned in Dallas and that the employee's name appears on the pawn ticket.