Waco

Waco Police warn of phone scam targeting Hispanics

A new scam has appeared in the area and is targeting Hispanic members of the community. Two cases are being worked on by Waco police and both cases have said they have lost two to three thousand dollars due to the scam.

Body found in Waco Creek in March identified

The previously unidentified body found in Waco Creek on March 29, 2013 has been identified. It is that of 59-year-old Francisco Fidencio Reyes (aka “Pancho”).

1 arrested in Waco apartment complex arson

Through cooperative efforts between Waco Fire and Waco Police, Cedro Riggins IV, 23, of Waco, has been arrested and charged with arson for his involvement in the fire at Cameron Heights Apartments.

4th of July 'hit & run' suspect arrested

Special Crimes Unit Detectives have secured the arrest of the suspect in the Hit and Run that occurred on the Fourth of July near Downtown Waco.

Capital murder defendant found guilty of 2011 apartment shooting

The second capital murder defendant tried for  the 2011 Lakewood Villas apartment complex shooting case in Waco has been found guilty.

Community stepping up to combat vacant structure fires in North Waco

The Waco Community Development group is working to put an end to the number of vacant structure fires in the North Waco area.

FT. HOOD: Name of deceased soldier released from July 13 Waco drowning

Fort Hood officials have released the name of a Soldier who died of an apparent drowning at Lake Waco in Waco, Texas, July 13.

Body found near Speegleville Marina identified

The victim in a questionable death case from the Speegleville Marina area, has been identified.  That individual is 21-year-old, w/m, Jackson Cole Taylor-Smith.

Man's body discovered at Speegleville Marina over weekend

The death of man, whose body was discovered over the weekend, is under investigation as a questionable death. 

2 arrested in connection with Waco bank robbery

The two suspects from Thursday's  bank robbery at Community State Bank have been identified.