Waco

Waco PD investigate dating site scammers taking money from victims

Since November of 2013 Waco Police have received three cases where victims have fallen for scammers on various dating websites.

Waco Hippodrome turns 100 years old

One of Waco's most historic buildings just turned 100 years old, and it's birthday will be celebrated by reopening after shutting down for about the last two years.

Central Texas sheriff being sued by deputies

A federal trial date has been set for a Central Texas sheriff who is being sued by nine of his former and current deputies.

Rep. Flores annouces FEMA grants to be awarded to West ISD

FEMA has awarded West ISD with two grants, totaling $20.8 million, for repairs caused by the fertilizer plant explosion last April. The sum will go to fix West’s badly damaged schools.

Waco Police arrest two for possession of controlled substance, firearm, stolen property

Street Crimes Unit officers have arrested two people in connection to a suspected drug house.

Traffic stop leads to seizure of drugs, arrest of two men

A traffic stop leads to the seizure of drugs and two arrests. It happened around 12:15 p.m. Friday when Waco Traffic Unit Officers were assisting the U.S. Marshal Task Force attempting to find a water suspect.

Police looking for men who attacked, robbed man with grocery

Waco police are looking for the four men responsible for attacking a man and stealing his groceries Wednesday night.

WACO PD: Investigation leads to seizure of $35,000 worth of methamphetamines

Waco Police Drug Enforcement investigators have arrested 51-year-old Gilbert Mike Melendez after an investigation led to a search warrant at 3529 Leland.

Local florists working on Valentine's orders

It's that time of year again, where local florists are working around the clock to fill hundreds of orders.

Riesel man sentenced to life for aggravated robbery

A Riesel man was sentenced to life in prison after a jury found him guilty of aggravated robbery on Wednesday.