Suspect arrested after kidnapping his girlfriend

Dallas, TX - Dallas SWAT team members took Glenntrik Deon Jamaal Morgan into custody Wednesday morning after is alleged to have kidnapped his girlfriend the day before.

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Man Charged in Murder of Waxahachie Teen Shot Outside Home

Waxahachie, TX - Waxahachie police have made an arrest in the slaying of a teen fatally shot in front of his home Tuesday night.  Jude Shawn Vaughn Jr, 20, of Red Oak, was arrested on a capital murder warrant

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Waxahachie Police investigators believe 17-year-old was murdered Tuesday evening; shooter at-large

Waxahachie, TX -  17-year-old male is dead from an apparent gunshot wound just a few blocks from an elementary school in Waxahachie.  Waxahachie Police officers

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Collection sites announced for annual Operation Christmas Child

Waxahachie, TX - This month, several locations in the multi-county Ellis County Texas will serve as drop-off sites for the Samaritan’s Purse project, Operation

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6 Ellis County families adopt 9 children on first ‘Adoption Day’ since 2009

Waxahachie, TX - Six families adopted nine children in celebration of adoption day at the Ellis County Courthouse Tuesday.

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Ellis County Sheriff’s Office working to rectify in-house issues, strengthen service to the community

Waxahachie, TX - Over the past few months, the operations at the Ellis County Sheriff’s Office have undergone changes to strengthen the service it provides to the community.

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Ellis County Grand Jury indicts 2 motorists for transporting more than 186 pounds of marijuana

Waxahachie, TX - An Ellis County Grand Jury indicted two men Thursday for the possession of over 180 pounds of pot.  Brian Edward Galarza, 27, of Laredo, and Jose Alberto

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Dallas County judge rules to deny constable’s motions to counter State’s dismissal filings

Waxahachie, TX - Dallas County District Judge Jim Jordan denied a motion to dismiss the State’s filings that could lead to the removal of Ellis County Precinct 4

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Ellis County Judge Carol Bush announces re-election campaign

Waxahachie, TX - Ellis County Judge Carol Bush announced Friday that she will seek re-election next November.  Since taking office in 2009, Bush has helped

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Waxahachie man grows human-sized watermelons

Waxahachie, TX - Sometimes seeing is believing. When it comes to Joey Grmela's watermelons, even then, believing is tough.  "It's huge," he said. "It may grow to 200."  That's right. Grmela is growing a watermelon as big as a human. It's more than 48 inches wide.

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