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Escaped jail inmate captured in Rowlett this morning after schools locked down

Escaped jail inmate captured in Rowlett this morning after schools locked down
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ROWLETT – A jail inmate was captured just after 8 am today after he escaped from Lake Pointe Medical Center, causing five Rowlett schools to be locked down. Jose Maria Pedraza-Cervantes, 18, was arrested near I-30 and Dalrock Road in Rowlett, about four hours after he broke and jumped out of a second-floor glass window. […]

Students say Forney High student committed suicide because of bullying

Students say Forney High student committed suicide because of bullying

FORNEY – Students are posting on social media that 10th grade Forney High School student Alexis Radzimski committed suicide Wednesday because she was being bullied. A Memorial to Alexis Radzimski Facebook page was on Facebook but is no longer online. “In all honesty, I like that Forney is able to rally together for Alexis like […]

Kerri New hired to develop Family Violence Division at District Attorney’s office

Kerri New hired to develop Family Violence Division at District Attorney’s office

ROCKWALL – Heath attorney Kerri New has been hired by Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper as an Assistant District Attorney to develop a Family Violence Division and handle the prosecution of increasing family violence cases. Culpepper told The Rockwall News that hiring New to develop a Family Violence Division has become necessary because, as […]

Body found in Lake Ray Hubbard Feb. 28 identified by medical examiner

Body found in Lake Ray Hubbard Feb. 28 identified by medical examiner

ROCKWALL – The body found in Lake Ray Hubbard Feb. 28 has been identified by the Dallas County Medical Examiner as David (Allen or Alan) Fyfe, believed by Dallas Police to be of Royse City. According to Dallas Police Department Homicide Detective Lieutenant Thomas Castro, it is still an open investigation so they are not releasing […]

Bikers Against Child Abuse attend Rockwall family violence prevention meeting

Bikers Against Child Abuse attend Rockwall family violence prevention meeting

ROCKWALL – Nine members of the local Caddo Creek chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse (BACA) attended the March family violence prevention meeting hosted by Rockwall-based Americans Ending Abuse and its charitable arm, the Lillian Smith Family Violence Foundation. According to chapter president “Gonzo,” BACA is comprised of men and women from a variety of […]

Application deadline March 31 to replace retiring Rockwall Police Chief Moeller

Application deadline March 31 to replace retiring Rockwall Police Chief Moeller

ROCKWALL -The deadline to apply to become Rockwall’s new Police Chief is March 31. Rockwall Police Chief Mark Moeller announced in February that he plans to retire July 17 after 13 years of service to Rockwall and 38 years in law enforcement. Click here to apply online on the City of Rockwall website. Interested applicants […]

Rockwall mother charged with Capital Murder of 2 yr old daughter

Rockwall mother charged with Capital Murder of 2 yr old daughter

ROCKWALL – Rockwall mother Heidy Guillen has been charged by Rockwall police with Capital Murder of her two-year-old daughter, Jade Guillen, who died from injuries Nov. 22, 2014. She was charged Jan. 23, 2015, according to Rockwall County Judicial Records. No bond had been set as of that date. Rockwall police responded to a 911 […]

95 confirmed child abuse cases in Rockwall County last year

95 confirmed child abuse cases in Rockwall County last year

ROCKWALL – There were 95 confirmed child neglect/abuse victims in Rockwall County last year, compared with 84 in 2013, according to Texas Family and Protective Services Data & Statistics (CPS). Over 75 percent of the 66,572 confirmed child abuse/neglect victims statewide in 2014 were under the age of nine, among all races. Most maltreatment occurred […]

Animal cruelty charges filed against former firefighter who may have shot dogs

Animal cruelty charges filed against former firefighter who may have shot dogs

GREENVILLE – Animal cruelty charges have been filed against the former Union Valley firefighter who posted pictures of two dead dogs on Facebook last week, implying he shot them for trespassing on his property. Timothy Conatser turned himself in at the Hunt County jail Wednesday. His bond was set at $10,000. Conatser resigned from his […]

Firefighter resigns after posting Facebook photo implying he killed 2 dogs for trespassing

Firefighter resigns after posting Facebook photo implying he killed 2 dogs for trespassing

UNION VALLEY – Volunteer firefighter Tim Conatser has resigned from the Union Valley Fire Department after he allegedly posted a photo on Facebook Tuesday of two dead dogs lying on the ice, suggesting he had killed them for trespassing on his property. Union Valley is about halfway between Rockwall and Quinlan on Hwy. 276. “Somebody […]

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