Waco

Man burned in local house explosion dies at hospital

A worker burned in a September house explosion in Waco has died at a burn center in Dallas.

Man arrested for leaving scene of vehicle crash

A man was after police say he left the scene of a car crash Saturday night. Jose Ruben Martinez-Molina is being held at McLennan County Jail on charges of intoxication assault and failures to stop and render aid.

Waco PD releases name of man found dead in culvert

Waco Police Department has released the name of a man who was found dead in a culvert on September 19.

Local gas station sells Powerball ticket worth $1 million

A Waco man has won around $1 million dollars after purchasing a winning lottery ticket in Hewitt. John Rougely purchased the winning ticket at the Midway Food Mart located at 621 N. Hewitt Drive in Hewitt.

McLennan Community College receives "largest in-kind" equipment donation for bio-science program

McLennan Community College and the McLennan Community College Foundation announced  that they recently received largest in-kind equipment donation in McLennan’s history was received from the First National Bank of Central Texas.

Local police seize nearly 5 pounds of "high grade" marijuana

A Waco man was taken into custody on Saturday, after police seized nearly 5 pounds of marijuana. Odis Miles III, 34,is facing a charge of possession of marijuana.

Police say she shot at her boyfriend, local woman charged with attempted murder

A local woman has been charged with attempted murder after police say she shot at her boyfriend during an argument. The incident happened on September 27, shortly before 4:00 a.m., at a residence on Burnett Ave. in Waco.

Local husband and wife fight off armed robbers

Two armed robbers attempted to take money from a local convenience store until a husband and wife duo scared them away with a dust pan.

Police investigate local restaurant robbery

Waco police are investigating a robbery at a local Mexican restaurant early Friday morning. According to police, around 1:30 a.m.,the robbery took place at Taco Bueno located at 815 North Valley Mills.

Man arrested after police say he pulled an AK-47 out on group of people

A Waco man was arrested after police say he threatened a group of people with an AK-47. According to Sgt. Patrick Swanton with Waco police, the incident happened around 1:30 a.m., on August 21.