FIREFIGHTERS FROM 7 CITIES HAVE GRASS FIRE COMPLETELY CONTAINED

DeSoto, TX - Firefighters from DeSoto, Duncanville, Cedar Hill, Lancaster, Dallas, Ovilla, and Midlothian are currently fighting a widespread grass fire that is now fully contained. It had burned an estimated 250 acres but the multi-city containment effort has brought it under control.

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DeSoto: 19-year-old charged with murder of 45-year-old

DeSoto, TX - A 19-year-old has been arrested in DeSoto after police say he beat a man to death.  Police say they were called to a home on Wednesday by a woman who said she could hear a man crying for help.

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DESOTO POLICE SEEK SUSPECT IN ROBBERY OF PNC BANK

DeSoto, TX - DeSoto Police are seeking the public’s help with identifying the man responsible for the Friday, June 10th,  late afternoon robbery of the PNC Bank at 225 N. Hampton Road. He is believed to be the same suspect who robbed a PNC Bank in Arlington, Tx on June 8th.

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SHOOTING INVESTIGATION ON WINTERGREEN ROAD LEADS DESOTO POLICE TO DRUG & WEAPON SEIZURE

DeSoto, TX - An investigation by DeSoto Police into a Thursday shooting at an apartment complex on the 300 block of W. Wintergreen Road led to the hospitalization of a 26-year-old DeSoto man who resided there and the seizure of an AR-15 pistol and two pounds of marijuana from his apartment.

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DESOTO HONORS FALLEN PEACE OFFICERS DURING WEDNESDAY AM CEREMONY

DeSoto, TX - The DeSoto Police Department was joined by DeSoto’s Mayor, City Councilmembers, and key City officials Wednesday Morning at DeSoto Police Headquarters, 714 E. Beltline Road, for its annual Peace Officer Memorial Ceremony honoring law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty.

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College cheerleader from North Texas found dead after posting heartbreaking note on Instagram

DALLAS — A college community is mourning the death of a cheerleader from North Texas, who died after posting a heartbreaking note on her Instagram page.

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Fugitive teen murder suspect arrested in DeSoto, Texas, to be extradited to Texarkana

TEXARKANA, Texas -- Capital murder suspect Kevonte Collins, 17, of Texarkana, Texas, was arrested Monday afternoon in DeSoto, Texas, during an operation involving several law enforcement agencies.

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ROOTS CHICKEN SHAK TO DEBUT THIRD LOCATION IN DESOTO

DeSoto, TX, April 21, 2022 – The DeSoto City Council has approved an economic incentive package from the DeSoto Development Corporation to bring Roots Chicken Shak, the home of Tiffany Derry’s famous duck fat-fried chicken operated by purpose-driven hospitality group T2D Concepts, to the area’s forthcoming Hampton Road development project.

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Texas gets vision, power in 4-Star RB commit Tre Wisner

DeSoto, TX - The first of two major skill position additions for second-year head coach Steve Sarkisian in the 2023 Texas football recruiting class arrived on the night of April 23 in the touted four-star DeSoto running back Tre Wisner.

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Three welterweight world title belts down, and one to go for Errol Spence Jr.

Dallas, TX - In a dominating performance, Spence stopped Yordenis Ugas in the 10th round to retain his WBC/IBF 147-pound world titles and take Ugas’ WBA belt in the Showtime PPV main event on Saturday night before 39,946 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

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