Crime

  Police: Former prison guard trainee kills 5 in Florida bank

Investigators did not offer a possible motive, and a police spokesman said he did not know if the attack began as a robbery.

  UPDATE: One suspect in weekend murder turns himself in

Mother arrested after newborn found dead in trash can at Amazon warehouse

Uber driver says he almost died when a suspected drunken passenger grabbed the wheel

For the first time in 35 years, no children were murdered in Sacramento, CA, last year

Lawton man sentenced for choking girlfriend, killing cats

Arrest warrants issued for two people in connection to Lawton homicide

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Man arrested for alleged early morning assault in Wichita Co.

Man, 34, wrecks home with ax after he thought wife damaged his action figures

8-year-old survivor of quadruple homicide thanks deputies who saved her

3 teens arrested after 14-year-old crashes car into police station

Duncan family’s tractor vandalized over the weekend

Clay Co. man accused of sexually abusing child, 6

Third suspect in Domanic Thrash murder takes plea deal

The third and final defendant in the murder of a young Wichita Falls man has taken a plea deal.

Duncan man arrested after allegedly choking wife, shooting gun

Dakota Goff, 26, was arrested last week after officers were called to a home in the 3600 block of East Elk for a physical domestic.

  Mother found passed out on top of 1-year-old charged after his death

The 33-year-old mother was charged with one count of endangering the welfare of a child.

Suspect accused of killing 4, including baby, shot dead by deputies to save young girl

Deputies say when they arrived on scene, the man was attempting to kill a young girl, so they opened fire, killing him.

Mother, her boyfriend arrested after toddler dies of ‘brutal blunt force trauma’

Accused child predator used ‘Fortnite’ to lure teen into sexual relationship, deputies say

Illinois man arrested in Wichita Co. with 200 plus grams of meth

Mayor of Waurika, husband charged with three felonies

Electra man charged with alleged sexual assault of girl, 8

Texoma man accused of stalking ex with GPS tracker

WFPD release surveillance footage of Metro PCS armed robbery

Police have released surveillance video of an armed robbery that took place on Monday night.

Tulsa burglar brings toddler to crime scene

Burglaries are not all that uncommon, but bringing a toddler along is pretty rare.

Healthcare facility where vegetative woman gave birth ordered to find new management

State regulators issued a letter ordering the facility to hire a third-party manager following visits that they say raised “several significant concerns.”

Most Wanted Wednesday: January 16

If you have any information on these suspects, contact Crime Stoppers at 580-355-INFO. You can remain anonymous and could receive a cash reward.

Charges dropped against former WFISD principal for failing to report abuse

Charges have been dropped against the second former WFISD principal who was arrested in early 2018 for Failure to Report.

Iowa Park man arrested for allegedly exchanging sexually explicit messages with teen

An Iowa Park man is accused of sending and receiving sexually explicit messages from a minor in Tennessee.

Clay County SO seeks assault suspect

Tyler Allen Wolf is charged with Assault Causing Bodily Injury on a Family Member.

Saint Jo woman, former teacher indicted for alleged improper relationship with students

The former teacher is accused of having improper relationships with students.

Trio arrested following Snapchat post with drugs

Three men were booked into the Wichita Co. Jail after 13 pounds of marijuana and 500 THC vape cartridges were found in their vehicle.

UPDATE: Son of Cotton Co. Sheriff charged with more felonies

Travis Simpson turned himself in to the Cotton County Jail earlier this month.

Waurika man facing million dollar bond after allegedly shooting at officer’s home

A Jefferson County man is being held on $1,000,000 bond after authorities say he shot at a Waurika police officer’s home while his children were inside.

Truck carrying $10 million worth of liquid meth seized by investigators in Georgia

Authorities arrested the owner of the auto repair shop where the truck was found on accusations of smuggling the drugs from Mexico.

Jayme Closs' alleged kidnapper charged, has bail set at $5 million

Investigators say Jake Patterson went to great lengths to conceal any evidence from police, including disengaging the dome light of his car and shaving his head.

Convicted child killer murdered by cellmate in OK prison, officials say

The man was sentenced to life without parole after a jury found him guilty in the murder of an 8-year-old girl who went missing from her home in 1997.

WFPD: Man arrested for allegedly trying to run over woman

Wichita Falls Police say a man was arrested after he tried to run a woman over with a car.

Man accused of beating girlfriend’s daughter to death for spilling juice on Xbox

The man is accused of shaking and beating the 4-year-old, including kicking her down a hallway, as punishment for spilling the juice.

Man who left 2 pounds of marijuana in Uber arrested by undercover officer while trying to retrieve it

Police say the 21-year-old was arrested after he acknowledged the drugs were his in a meeting with an undercover trooper at McDonald's.

Suspect, victim names released after shootout in Cache

Comanche County authorities have answered some of the final details related to the early Sunday morning homicide and shootout which took place in Cache, leaving two dead and a deputy and another woman shot.

88-year-old man arrested for assaulting his wife

Police were called to a home in the 4100 block of Blanton Street after a home health caretaker witnessed the man assaulting his wife.

Search is on for armed robbery suspect

Authorities are searching for a gunman who held up a convenience store on Friday morning in Wichita Falls.

WFPD release sketch of sexual assault suspect

Police as asking for the public's help locating a man accused of sexual assault.

NEW INFO: Son was suspect in chase which sent Cotton Co. Sheriff to hospital after wreck in December

The suspect authorities were chasing at the time of the crash has been identified as the sheriff’s son, 40-year-old Travis Simpson.

Wichita Falls woman arrested for two shoplifting incidents at Dillard’s

A Wichita Falls woman with several theft convictions has been arrested in connection with two shoplifting incident at Dillard's.

Walters man charged with Assault With a Deadly Weapon on his uncle

A Walters man is in jail facing a felony charge after police officers found his alleged victim suffering from multiple stab wounds.

Missing boy, 6, found alive in crawl space of Missouri attic; mother, boyfriend arrested

The boy’s father went to pick him up from his mother’s house in August, but the two and her boyfriend were nowhere to be found.

Mother charged with abuse after putting baby inside freezer, deputies say

A baby is reported to be safe after his mother allegedly placed him inside a stranger’s unused freezer then hid in a crawl space.

Man arrested after allegedly stealing $10 million winning lottery ticket from roommate

The lottery winner shared his good news with his two roommates, but when he couldn’t collect, he suspected one of them had stolen the ticket and reported it to police.

Mother charged after son’s body found encased in concrete in Denver storage unit

The boy's mother was charged with abuse of a corpse in what sources say was an attempt to hide evidence.

Lawton woman’s murder remains unsolved two years later

The murder of a young Lawton woman who was killed and found lying in the road just south of Cache, remains a mystery nearly two years to the day of her death.

“Joe Exotic” murder-for-hire trial delayed

The attempted murder-for-hire trial of an ex-Oklahoma zookeeper and one-time Libertarian candidate for governor has been postponed.

Man accused of bringing date to condo with woman he allegedly killed in basement

The suspect faces various charges, including first-degree intentional homicide, hiding a corpse and identity theft.

Man caught on camera licking doorbell, prowling outside CA home for 3 hours

Police say the suspect could face misdemeanor charges for petty theft and prowling.

New information on deadly Cache shooting

We have learned more information about the deadly shooting in Cache that happened Sunday morning.

Second arrest made after child tests positive for meth

A couple has been charged after a one-year-old tested positive for meth.

Man charged with sexual assault following incident at fast food restaurant

A man has been charged with sexual assault following an incident before Christmas at a Wichita Falls fast food restaurant.

Parents arrested after 1-year-old girl’s body found buried in NM backyard

The case began in December when the girl’s father allegedly told his mother he drowned the 1-year-old in the bathtub apartment.

Man charged with murder in shooting of 7-year-old Houston girl; race not believed to be factor

A manhunt began after the Dec. 30 murder of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes, who was fatally shot when a suspect opened fire on her family’s car.

Early morning gun battle in Cache leaves two dead and sends one Comanche County deputy to the hospital

Two people are dead and one Comanche County deputy was sent to the hospital after an early morning gun battle in Cache.

UPDATE: Deputy shot, suspect dead after early morning standoff in Cache

A Comanche County deputy was shot and two other people are dead, including the suspect, after an early morning homicide led to a gun battle and standoff in Cache on Sunday morning.

Mother accused of forcing 8-year-old daughter to help in plot to poison husband with antifreeze

Prosecutors say the woman’s husband was not hurt because each time he allegedly drank the antifreeze, he noticed a chemical taste and spat out the drink.

Lawton man arrested for death of five-month-old daughter

Christian Rowson was arrested after authorities say his daughter died from blunt force trauma to the head.

Off-duty fire captain killed by alleged drunken driver while helping at crash scene

The suspected drunken driver was arrested and charged with homicide by reckless use of a vehicle.

Walters woman arrested for selling meth near school

29-year-old Nola Bellamy was arrested on December 27th after Walters Police Department executed a search warrant on her residence.

Oklahoma man accused of sexual assault of child in Burkburnett

An Oklahoma man is accused of sexually assaulting a girl in Burkburnett.

Deputies: Teens egging cars led to road rage, crash that killed Houston woman

Deputies say after two drivers, one a 14-year-old, got involved in a car chase, the teenager ran a red light, crashed into a third car and killed the female driver.

Fiancé of Colorado mother missing since Thanksgiving charged with her murder

Investigators have not found a body but say the evidence suggests the 29-year-old mother was killed at her home.

Manhunt underway after Houston girl, 7, fatally shot in car with mom

The girl’s mother says the family was headed to the store when a car pulled up out of nowhere, and a man inside started shooting at them for no reason.

Police: Baby left in soaked diaper, cold car while mother inside bar

The mother was arrested after bystanders noticed the 1-year-old alone in the car.

Armed man arrested on way to Texas church to ‘fulfill prophecy,’ police say

The suspect, who was armed with a handgun and extra ammunition, was arrested along the Texas highway after a waitress called police about an encounter she had with him.

Mother accused of letting daughter die by hiding diabetes diagnosis

The mother allegedly took measures to conceal her daughter’s 2013 diabetes diagnosis and failed to provide her with appropriate medical treatment and medication.

Woman arrested after calling 911 to ask for ride, deputies say

Deputies say the 22-year-old called 911 three times to ask for a ride, one time saying she was in danger when she wasn’t and another time cursing the dispatcher.

Saturday morning shooting sends one to the hospital

A drive-by shooting happened early Saturday morning on the northwest side of Lawton.

Pursuit, foot chase lead to hour long standoff for Lawton police

A suspect who police say was originally being pulled over for speeding, ended up leading police on a pursuit and foot chase through a field before running into a neighborhood.

UPDATE: Details released in Thursday afternoon Lawton shooting which sent one to the hospital

A passenger in the vehicle rolled down the window and fired one round at the victim, hitting him in the arm and grazing his chest.

Altus police arrest suspect in recent shooting

According to police, Daniel Tabon, 31, was arrested at an apartment complex in the 1100 block of Union Circle just after 11 p.m. on Wednesday night.

Man flies home Christmas night after he catches burglar on surveillance cameras

After seeing the stranger in his home, the man immediately called 911, but because he was in another state visiting family, dispatchers told him they couldn’t help.

Burglar convinced victim he was innocent, got ride away from scene, authorities say

The homeowner was shocked to find a stranger on his couch, wearing his clothes and snuggling his dog, but he says the burglary suspect’s explanation was convincing.

Woman arrested for allegedly starving children after their mother left them in her care

The children’s family members say when they finally managed to find the three, they were filthy, severely unkempt and so thin that they immediately took them to the hospital.