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Please Help Identify Suspect In Animal Cruelty Case

On April 26, 2020, at approximately 9:20 am., a citizen found a small black Pittbull type dog in the rear apartment complex dumpster located at 2806 Holmes St, Dallas, TX. The dog was found with severe, life-threatening injuries to her head area.

DPD is requesting any witnesses that saw who injured the dog and/or who put the dog in the dumpster to please contact DPD Crime Stoppers 1(877)373-TIPS or Detective H. Tamez, #8518, Animal Cruelty Unit at 214-671-0115.

Suspect Arrested After Running From Greenville P.D Yesterday Afternoon

Thomas Pitts Jr. was arrested after running from Greenville officers in a short vehicle pursuit yesterday afternoon. Officers were eventually able to get Pitts to stop, and he was placed in police custody without further incident.

Thomas Pitts Jr was booked into Hunt County Jail on charges of: *Evading Arrest Det W/VEH, *UNL Carrying Weapon *Poss Marij<= 2 OZ Drug Free Zone

THOMAS PITTS JR.

We will update story once Greenville P.D releases a statement.

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Two killed, 1 critically injured in Fort Worth Church Shooting

WHITE SETTLEMENT, Texas — Two people were killed and another is in critical condition Sunday morning after a shooting at a Texas church.

The shooting took place at the West Freeway Church of Christ in White Settlement near Fort Worth, KTVT said in a tweet.

MedStar spokeswoman Macara Trusty told The Dallas Morning News that one person died at the scene of the shooting, one person died en route to a hospital, and another person was taken to an area hospital in critical condition.

Here are the latest updates:

Update 1:40 p.m. EST Dec. 29: According to KTVT a witness said the gunman walked up to a server during communion and opened fire. According to the witness, another church member shot the suspect.

“It was the most scariest thing. You feel like your life is flashing before you. I was so worried about my little one,” Isabel Arreola told the television station.

Update 1:13 p.m. EST Dec. 29: The church was live-streaming its service at the time of the attack, according to WFAA. Parishioners at the mostly full church appeared to duck behind pews and covered their heads, according to the livestream.

The suspected shooter was among the people taken to the hospital, authorities said.

Original report: Fort Worth Fire Department spokesman, Mike Drivdahl, said the agency sent out an “active threat” assignment about 11:30 a.m. local time, the newspaper reported.

Blue Alert Issued For Suspect In Houston Texas Officers Murder

Sadly, for the second time in the past week, a Houston-area police officer has died while on duty.  The Harris County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Blue Alert for the person suspected in her death.

Tavores Dewayne Henderson, 21, is wanted in connection to this case.  He is a Black male, 5′ 7″, 130 pounds.  He may be armed.

According to a report, Nassau Bay Police Sergeant Kaila Sullivan, 43, was killed during a traffic stop Tuesday night.  Authorities say that Sullivan and other officers were trying to make an arrest when the suspect resisted and drove away, striking Sullivan.

Anyone with details on the whereabouts of Henderson should contact law enforcement immediately.  Do not approach the suspect yourself.

What is a Blue Alert:

The Blue Alert Foundation, Inc., has developed the BLUE ALERT system to help Law Enforcement the means to speed the apprehension of violent criminals who kill or seriously injure local, state, or federal law enforcement officers. We are working with different organizations to get the word out Nationwide.                 Based upon the success of the Amber and Silver Alerts and using the same notification system, Concerns of Police Survivors is asking law enforcement officers, agencies, and survivors to help put the “Blue Alert” into effect nationwide. As you may know, the Amber Alert is in effect for missing children and the Silver Alert is for missing senior citizens. These alerts function in many states across the nation. The Blue Alert will provide the means to speed the apprehension of violent criminals who kill or seriously injure local, state, or federal law enforcement officers. Below are the states that currently have the Blue Alert and the date implemented:  34 States as of June 19, 2019