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2 plead guilty to involvement in Fort Worth sex trafficking ring using Backpage.com


May 23, 2019

Two men face up to life in prison after pleading guilty this month to trafficking charges in connection with a human-trafficking ring operating in Fort Worth and Northlake, federal officials say. Joshua Glaze, 30, pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiring to commit sex trafficking through force, fraud or coercion. Faizal Sabar, 34, pleaded guilty to the same charge May 13, according to …

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Man wanted on parole violation punches through drywall during 7-hour standoff with Carrollton police


May 23, 2019

Carrollton police led a 41-year-old man away in handcuffs Tuesday night after a seven-hour standoff at a residential complex. Police were called to the Rosemeade Townhomes in the 1100 block of East Branch Hollow on a tip that a man wanted on a parole violation was there with a motorcycle that had allegedly been stolen, KTVT-TV (Channel 11) reported. The man, Marvin James Jr., punched …

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8-Year-Old Kidnapped Saturday in Fort Worth Found Safe


May 20, 2019

An 8-year-old girl is safe after she was kidnapped while on a walk with her mother Saturday evening in Fort Worth, police say. Fort Worth police tweeted at about 2:27 a.m. Sunday that they had located Salem Sabatka and that the suspect, later identified as 51-year-old Michael Webb, was in custody. Webb now faces a felony charge of aggravated kidnapping. Photo …

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Local Pastor Gave Police Tip That Led to Sabatka’s Rescue


May 20, 2019

Fort Worth leaders and residents Sunday embraced a good Samaritan credited with leading police to a kidnapping victim and the man accused of snatching her from her mother’s arms. Jeff King is a care admissions pastor at Bear Creek Bible Church. King received a hero’s welcome in Fort Worth on Sunday evening. “I feel like God allowed me to be a …

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Transgender Woman Whose Assault Was Captured on Video Fatally Shot Saturday


May 20, 2019

The transgender woman whose April assault in a Dallas parking lot went viral was shot and killed Saturday morning, police say. Dallas police said they found Muhlaysia Booker, 23, dead of an apparent gunshot wound in the 7200 block of Valley Glen Drive around 6:40 a.m. Saturday. Police said they had not made any arrests in connection to Booker’s death …

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Man Shot, Killed at College Graduation Party: Police


May 20, 2019

A man was fatally shot at what police say they believe was a college graduation party in Arlington Sunday evening. The shooting happened at about 5:54 p.m. in the 5000 block of Nocona Lane in South Arlington, police said. Police said a 63-year-old man was shot multiple times and taken to an area hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. …

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Dallas police arrest one in shooting


May 19, 2019

Frank Clayton Jackson Jr., a 32-year-old black man, was found lying unresponsive by Dallas police Saturday morning at 4645 Country Creek Drive. DALLAS — A man was murdered Saturday morning around 7 a.m., and police have arrested his killer. Frank Clayton Jackson Jr., a 32-year-old black man, was found lying unresponsive by Dallas police Saturday morning at 4645 Country Creek …

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