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Defense rests without calling any witnesses in Eric Williams murder trial

Defense rests without calling any witnesses in Eric Williams murder trial
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ROCKWALL – The prosecution and defense rested yesterday in the capital murder trial of Eric Williams, the former Kaufman Co. justice of the peace accused of murdering Kaufman Co. DA Mike McLelland, his wife Cynthia and Assistant DA Mark Hasse. The defense declined to call any witnesses after the prosecution has called numerous witnesses during […]

Rockwall man sentenced to 24 months in prison for bank fraud

Rockwall man sentenced to 24 months in prison for bank fraud

DALLAS – The former owner and president of Curry Auto Leasing (CAL) in Dallas, who pleaded guilty in July, 2014, to an information charging one count of bank fraud, was sentenced Monday to 24 months in federal prison and ordered to pay approximately $1,170,620 in restitution. Christopher Mark Hood, 47, of Rockwall was sentenced by U.S. […]

Eric Williams murder trial begins in Rockwall

Eric Williams murder trial begins in Rockwall

ROCKWALL – The murder trial began yesterday for Eric Williams, the former Kaufman Co. Justice of the Peace, who is accused of gunning down Kaufman Co. District Attorney Mike McLelland, his wife, Cynthia, and Assistant District Attorney Mark Hasse in March, 2013. A trial for each murder will be held separately. The trial for the […]

Rockwall Police investigating death of 2 yr. old; mother in custody

Rockwall Police investigating death of 2 yr. old; mother in custody

ROCKWALL – Rockwall Police reported this morning that a two-year-old female child succumbed to her injuries and died Saturday at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas after being put on life support systems there Thursday. The mother of the child was identified as a person of interest and was arrested on unrelated charges. Heidy J. Guillen […]

Rockwall woman arrested for fraud, charged with identity theft

Rockwall woman arrested for fraud, charged with identity theft

ROCKWALL – Rockwall resident Kimberley Alison Webb was arrested Thursday at her home in the Shores by Rockwall police and a county sheriff from South Carolina, accused of using a Union County SC couple’s bank account to pay her bills. According to the Union County Sheriff’s Office, a Union County couple reported Oct. 22 that […]

Rockwall man pleads guilty to child porn, faces 20 years in prison

Rockwall man pleads guilty to child porn, faces 20 years in prison

DALLAS — A 32-year-old Rockwall man pled guilty in federal court yesterday to an indictment charging one count of possession of prepubescent child pornography before U.S. Magistrate Judge Irma C. Ramirez, announced U.S. Attorney Sarah R. Saldaña of the Northern District of Texas. Christopher Michael Burgess, who remains in federal custody, faces a maximum statutory […]

Heath High bullying victim’s Resisting Arrest charge hearing moved to Feb. 25

Heath High bullying victim’s Resisting Arrest charge hearing moved to Feb. 25

ROCKWALL – The pre-trial hearing for the 15-year-old former Heath High bullying victim, whose mother claims he was also bullied by a Heath prosecutor and police, was moved yesterday to Feb. 25 at 1:15 pm in the Rockwall County Court at Law. A jury trial, requested yesterday by mother Melschell Morris, was also scheduled for […]

Former Heath football star Points faces 12 more criminal charges, remains in jail

Former Heath football star Points faces 12 more criminal charges, remains in jail

FORNEY – Forney Police have filed 12 more charges against former Heath High football star Jordan Points, who was one of four current Trinity Valley Community College players arrested Oct. 21 on Criminal Activity charges related to allegedly burglarizing a vehicle. Police filed a total of 36 more charges against the four players combined. The […]

Mother claims Heath High bullying victim also bullied by Heath police

Mother claims Heath High bullying victim also bullied by Heath police

HEATH – The mother of a former 15-year-old Heath High School student, who had a gun pointed at him by at a teen party in Heath last December and then was physically assaulted by the same bully the next week in the school hallway, claims her son was also bullied and roughed up by a […]

Former Heath football star Jordan Points arrested on Organized Criminal Activity charges

Former Heath football star Jordan Points arrested on Organized Criminal Activity charges

FORNEY – Former Rockwall-Heath star and Texas A&M defensive end Jordan Points was one of four Trinity Valley Community College (TVCC) football players who were arrested earlier this week for alleged burglary of a vehicle which resulted in organized criminal activity charges. According to inForney.com, which broke the story, arrested were Points, 20;  Joshua McKinnies, […]

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