Armed robber found dead hours after being shot in DeSoto

DeSoto, TX - DeSoto PD is investigating a man's claim that he fatally shot an armed robber — but didn’t know it until the next day.  A homeowner called police Tuesday morning after finding a body in a DeSoto neighborhood.

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Shooter killed man in self-defense, turned himself in, DeSoto police say

DeSoto, TX - A man told police he acted in self-defense in the death of another man whose body was found in an alley Tuesday.  The man, whose name has not been released,

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DeSoto Hires M. Reneé Johnson As Interim City Manager

DeSoto, TX - Longtime DeSoto Parks and Recreation Managing Director M. Reneé Johnson has been chosen to serve as the city’s Interim City Manager.

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Junior Lifeguard Program - Teens

DeSoto, TX - Designed for ages 12-15, it helps build a foundation of knowledge, attitudes and skills for future lifeguards. The Volunteer Junior Life guarding course is a key component of the life guarding program.

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Re-elect Mayor Curtistene McCowan Campaign is at City of Desoto.

 DeSoto, TX - Watch the attached video for information on re-electing Mayor Curtistene McCowan for Mayor of DeSoto.

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Former Richmond city administrator gets Charlottesville City Manager job

Charlottesville, (WINA) – City Council has named current DeSoto, TX City Manager — and a former Richmond city administator — Dr. Tarron Richardson as Charlottesville’s next City Manager.

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DeSoto becomes first city in North Texas to offer city employees paid family leave

DeSoto, TX - The city of DeSoto became the first in North Texas to offer paid family leave to city employees as the City Council on Tuesday unanimously passed a measure to offer three paid weeks off after the birth of a child.

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DeSoto council member pushes for paid family leave for city employees, but there may be a snag

DeSoto, TX - Candice Quarles' dream is to make DeSoto the first city in the Dallas-Fort Worth area to offer paid family leave to city employees.  After a quest that has lasted nearly two years,

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DeSoto police arrest man accused of stealing 2 FedEx trucks at gunpoint, packages and all

DeSoto, TX - Police on Wednesday arrested a man accused of stealing two FedEx trucks in DeSoto and Glenn Heights at gunpoint.  Police departments in both cities coordinated to arrest Amil Lacolby Taylor, 19,

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Desoto Police Department has joined Neighbors by Ring!

DeSoto, TX - We’re excited to announce that the DeSoto Police Department has joined “Neighbors” by Ring! The Neighbors app is a digital neighborhood watch right on your phone

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