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Texas Tech Fans in Lubbock Spill Into Streets, Leave Damage


April 7, 2019

Fans celebrating Texas Tech’s Final Four win poured into the streets around the school’s Lubbock campus, shutting down traffic and lighting fires. The City of Lubbock said that after the win Saturday night in Minneapolis against Michigan State, “the crowd engaged in extremely dangerous, and disappointing behavior including vandalizing property.” Lubbock police on social media just after midnight Saturday said multiple officers …

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Police in Ennis Seek Alleged Serial Walmart Thief


April 7, 2019

Police in Ennis say they’re asking for help identifying a woman accused in alleged thefts at a Walmart in recent weeks. Video posted on the Ennis Police Department’s Facebook page showed several clips of the woman walking in view of a security camera. Each clip showed her pushing a shopping cart loaded with items. She is suspected of stealing more …

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Woman Charged With Robbing Bank in Wylie Friday Afternoon


April 7, 2019

A 34-year-old woman is in custody and charged with robbing a bank in Wylie Friday afternoon, police say. According to police, it happened at about 4:15 p.m. at the Bank of America located at 1301 West Farm-to-Market Road 544. Investigators said a woman, identified as Portia Odufuwa, entered the bank and displayed a note demanding an undisclosed amount of money. …

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Storms Brewing for North Texas Sunday Afternoon


April 7, 2019

If you have outdoor plans Sunday afternoon, keep the umbrella handy! An upper-level storm system will move up from Southwest Texas through the day, bringing rain and storm chances to North Texas Sunday afternoon and evening. The storms could be on the stronger side, especially across counties to the southeast. Widespread severe weather is not expected. Scattered showers and storms …

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Man Hospitalized After Shootout With Security Guard at Fort Worth Club


April 7, 2019

A man is in custody after a shootout with a security guard at a Fort Worth club early Sunday morning, police say. Police were called at about 1:45 a.m. to the Electric Cowboy club at 8740 Camp Bowie Boulevard, where police say a man exchanged gunfire with an armed security officer during an altercation. No one was hurt, police said. …

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2 hospitalized after South Dallas shooting, police say


April 7, 2019

Two people were wounded in a shooting in South Dallas early Sunday morning, police said. Officers were called about 2 a.m. to the 5200 block of South Lamar Street, near C. F. Hawn Freeway and South Central Expressway. When they arrived, they learned two victims were taken to hospitals by private vehicles. Police did not know the victims’ conditions Sunday …

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Bicyclist dead after hit-and-run in Third Ward


April 7, 2019

A bicyclist is dead after a hit-and-run in the Third Ward overnight, Houston Police said. The male bicyclist was crossing the street at Hutchins Street and Alabama Street when he was struck by a white truck. The bicyclist was dead at the scene. Witnesses at the scene say the driver of the truck briefly stopped, but did not get out of the …

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Woman arrested after living with dead boyfriend’s remains for weeks, police say


April 7, 2019

MONROE, Michigan — A Michigan woman has been arrested after living with her dead boyfriend’s remains. She is accused of hiding her 61-year-old boyfriend’s dead body for a month or more, police say. Police discovered the incident after family members of the boyfriend reported that they had not seen or heard from him in weeks. She was still using his bank …

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Texas Tech fans tear gassed while celebrating their win against Michigan State


April 7, 2019

LUBBOCK, Texas (KTRK) — College basketball fans had an eventful night Saturday in Lubbock, Texas. After the Texas Tech men’s basketball team beat Michigan State, fans flooded the streets to celebrate. People can be seen singing songs and chanting while running around with their fellow fans. In a series of videos on Twitter, fans can be seen dancing on a flipped …

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