A third person has died as a result of the June 26 explosion at Coryell Memorial Hospital in Gatesville, his family’s attorney said Monday after a Waco district judge approved an agreement to preserve the site of the construction-related blast to allow further investigation of its cause.
Federal officials are ramping up security measures for the trial of an alleged leader of a Mexican drug cartel that is set to start Monday in Waco.
Fire authorities are investigating a fire inside Cesar Chavez Middle School that damaged the kitchen and storage closet inside the school late Saturday night.
Three inmates are facing charges of setting a fire at the Jack Harwell Detention Center in an escape attempt late last month, according to a McLennan County Sheriff's Office official.
The Bellmead City Council took its first step Tuesday toward issuing $2 million in debt to buy two firetrucks.
Waco police arrested three family members of a 2-year-old living in an apartment where handguns and drugs were within his reach, Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said in a press release.
A Bellmead man who ran from police after he allegedly sexually assaulted a neighbor's dog was arrested early Saturday morning on a charge of bestiality, Bellmead police Lt. Kory Martin said.
Michele Lee Ikreiwish, 25, was arrested Monday, suspected of running an illegal gambling operation. Detectives learned she was using eight-liner machines at a local business, Waco police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said.
Gabriel Dominguez used to hate the police.
A man was arrested Friday on a charge that he sexually abused a girl in the summer of 2016, an arrest report states.
Two people were arrested Thursday afternoon, suspected of robbing three local businesses earlier in the day, Waco police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said. A search for a third suspect is continuing.
Three witnesses rescued a woman who drove into the Brazos River late Wednesday night on the heels of Fourth of July celebrations along the riverfront.
McLennan County Sheriff's Office investigators arrested a Waco man Thursday after a woman reported he forced her to have sex with another man in exchange for methamphetamine, an arrest affidavit states.
Hewitt Police Chief Jim Devlin has been driving his personal vehicle for work for the past three months to ensure the department’s patrol officers have the right equipment.
A Bellmead man was arrested Monday, accused of sexually abusing a 6-year-old girl several times over the course of about a year, an arrest affidavit states.
Waco police are investigating a detainment of a man that was captured on video and spread on social media Tuesday.
A 20-year-old indicted in a September 2017 armed robbery was arrested Tuesday morning on an allegation that he raped a woman in September 2015, an arrest affidavit states.
The Texas State Fire Marshals Office finished its on-site forensic examination of the Coryell Memorial Hospital in Gatesville on Sunday, but the cause of a fatal explosion there last week remains unclear as the investigation continues, authorities said.
Waco police worked at least 35 cases of BB gun vandalism from Friday night to Monday morning, Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said.
McLennan County Sheriff's Office investigators are questioning inmates at the Jack Harwell Detention Center as they continue to investigate a fire that damaged a portion of the facility Saturday and may have been intentionally set.
McLennan County leaders are looking to help provide local mental health professionals and law enforcement with the tools needed for a more proactive approach to working with people who may be better served by treatment than jail time.
Lorena police Officer Peter Rivas is heading back to school this August, along with more than 1,700 students.
A Waco man who tried to run over a McLennan County Sheriff’s deputy in 2013 before a firefight that left a sheriff’s captain with a bullet in his leg was sentenced to 35 years in prison Friday.
Bellmead police arrested a man and woman on drug charges Thursday as officers investigated a stabbing that sent a Waco man to the hospital earlier in the day.
The cause of a deadly explosion Tuesday at Coryell Memorial Hospital in Gatesville remains under investigation, but officials have confirmed the explosion happened in a boiler room.
A McLennan County jury convicted Mike Joseph Alvarado on one of three counts of aggravated assault of a peace officer he was charged with in a 2013 incident that left both Alvarado and a deputy wounded.
When Russell Ritchey saw the dome light in one of his cars glowing, he knew something was amiss outside his home.
Officials have identified the man killed Tuesday in an explosion at Coryell Memorial Hospital in Gatesville and updated the number of other people injured to 15.
A retired McLennan County Sheriff’s Office lieutenant testified Wednesday he was running for cover during a 2013 gun battle when Mike Joseph Alvarado pointed a pistol at him and a bullet slammed into his upper thigh “like a sledgehammer.”
GATESVILLE — An explosion rattled a portion of Coryell Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, killing one construction worker and injuring 12 others at a construction site on the campus that has been undergoing expansion since 2016, hospital officials said.
Texas Department of Public Safety officials have identified a man and woman killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash Monday along Interstate 35 near Elm Mott.
Two people were killed and four others critically hurt in a single-vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 35 near Elm Mott late Monday afternoon.
Falls County authorities are investigating the theft of about $100,000 worth of tires from Apple Sport Ford in Marlin over the weekend, authorities said Monday.
A Waco man charged with threatening the lives of two McLennan County sheriff’s deputies and a constable during a shootout in 2013 is set to stand trial Tuesday.
Former McLennan Community College Police Chief Larry Radke died at a home at Highlander Ranch on Friday morning, McLennan County Sheriff Parnell McNamara said.
A second part-time caregiver for a disabled Mart woman was arrested Thursday, accused along with the other caregiver of using the woman's debit card last month without her permission, an arrest affidavit states.
A Bruceville-Eddy woman was arrested Friday, accused of abandoning a dog and cat in an unsanitary home for about six weeks, McLennan County Sheriff's Office detectives said.
Lacy Lakeview police are searching for a missing 44-year-old woman who was last seen at her home Monday night, Lacy Lakeview Police Chief John Truehitt said.
Hewitt police arrested a man suspected in a hit-and-run earlier this month after they located the man through his social media ad for a set of speakers, Hewitt Assistant Police Chief Tuck Saunders said.
Local authorities assisted federal agents who found two grenades as they executed a search warrant at a Bellmead home Thursday, officials said.
The driver arrested in connection with the hit-and-run crash last week that killed a cyclist ran a red light before striking the victim, an arrest affidavit states.
A McLennan County grand jury Wednesday indicted a Waco man on a murder charge after DNA evidence reportedly linked him to the 2016 death of his ex-girlfriend.
Police charged a man Wednesday who they believe was driving in a hit-and-run that left a cyclist dead last week.
A wanted woman was arrested Tuesday morning, along with a second woman who tried to help her hide in a Waco motel room, Waco police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said.
Authorities this week used a suspect's Facebook post to arrest a man accused of stealing an iPhone in a robbery and eluding police in a North Waco car chase.
A Crawford man was arrested Monday afternoon on charges that he injured an 11-year-old girl and threatened her with a gun.
A Speegleville man remained in jail Monday after his weekend arrest on charges that he threatened his estranged wife and her 3-year-old daughter with a gun.
A 16-year-old Lorena girl and a Waco man escaped serious injury in a two-vehicle rollover crash Monday afternoon on Old Lorena Road.
Clarisa Santos shot herself with the pistol her mother bought to protect them from Jose Manuel Gonzalez.
A bicyclist struck by a hit-and-run driver Friday has died from his injuries, Waco Police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton wrote in a press release.
Proprietors of an Elm Mott bar that a local man patronized before he was found beaten nearby are pushing back against law enforcement officials’ statement that the bar is known to be frequented by members of the Cossacks motorcycle group.
A man riding a motorized bicycle was seriously hurt when a pickup truck struck him near West Waco Drive and 15th Street. The driver of the pickup fled after the crash, Waco police Cmdr. Scott Holt said.
A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper was able to subdue a man who attacked him Friday afternoon and was able to escape serious injury, officials said.