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Prescription drug abuse rises, cities take back unused meds

WACO -- Nearly 3,000 teens use medicine to get high, according to Drug-Free America. Alarmingly high numbers of prescription drug abuse. Where they get them is as easy as reaching into the medicine cabinet.

Convenience store robbed at gunpoint

Waco police are searching for a man after he robbed the Skinny's on the 4200 block of West Waco Drive Thursday night.

Woman crashes into utility pole, dies in hospital

Temple Police responded to a crash in the 200 block of West Central Avenue at around 6:20 a.m. Thursday.

Three-year-old in hospital after hit and run

TEMPLE -- Temple Police are investigating a Hit and Run crash that left a three-year-old in the hospital. It happened in the 1000 block of East Adams Avenue. The child was struck by a vehicle, which fled the scene.

UPDATE: Police identify victim in three-vehicle crash

WACO (UPDATE) -- Police have charged two men after a fatal crash Wednesday involving a Waco Transit bus.

Father kills daughter, then himself

KILLEEN (UPDATE) -- Two are dead in Killeen after a father shoots his five-year-old daughter before turning the gun on himself.

Austin man placed on Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender list

Mark Steven Bauman, 50, has been added to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender list with a reward of $3,000. In 2002, Bauman sexually assaulted a seven-year-old female during a six-month period.

Groesbeck cleans up after devastating tornado

GROESBECK -- Tornados touched down in parts of Central Texas Tuesday night, but Groesbeck seemed to get the brunt of the damage.

Lightning catches home on fire

RIESEL -- Fire fighters in Riesel were fighting flames during the middle of Tuesday night's tornados. They say lightning hit a metal home causing a fire.

Man dies trying to escape storm

THORNTON -- In Central Texas, the storms left one man dead in Thornton. Police say 53-year-old John Gorrell and his wife were driving on Highway 14 Tuesday around 10 p.m.