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Shelter for women in Waco, Sally's House opens

WACO -- After five years of planning, and $50,000 later, Waco finally has what many say the city has needed for a long time: a shelter for women and children in need.

Officer involved shooting under investigation

Police are investigation an officer involved shooting incident, in Copperas Cove, Monday night.

Waco ISD seeks budget input from community

WACO -- Waco ISD is looking for budget input. They're urging parents and community members to use an online form to give their input on the budget cuts.

Killeen police search for man in connection with murder

UPDATE: Don Walter Carter, Jr. is now wanted by police for an aggravated assault that happened in Harker Heights. Killeen police had a warrant issued for his arrest on March 1st.

Study shows residents have skewed view of Waco crime

WACO -- Baylor Sociologists are teaming up with police. They met with Waco City Council Tuesday to talk about a study that shows although crime is down, there is a concern for people living in Waco that the city has a crime problem.

New details in Killeen standoff

KILLEEN -- New details on Monday's SWAT team standoff in Killeen. Police tell us the 24-year-old man was Ernest Bess.

Two men arrested for sexually assaulting minors

Two Waco men were arrested during the weekend, for two separate sexual assault cases.

Gatesville man sexually assaults mentally disabled girl

A Gatesville man is in state prison for sexually assaulting a mentally disabled 16-year-old.

Elderly woman robbed at Waco convenience store

An elderly woman was robbed yesterday, after getting change from a convenience store clerk.

Four stores temporarily closed for illegal gambling

MILAM COUNTY -- Four businesses are accused of illegal gambling in Cameron and Rockdale. Investigators served warrants and temporarily closed the stores to collect evidence.