Waco

Waco PD releases name of man found dead in culvert

Waco Police Department has released the name of a man who was found dead in a culvert on September 19.

Local gas station sells Powerball ticket worth $1 million

A Waco man has won around $1 million dollars after purchasing a winning lottery ticket in Hewitt. John Rougely purchased the winning ticket at the Midway Food Mart located at 621 N. Hewitt Drive in Hewitt.

McLennan Community College receives "largest in-kind" equipment donation for bio-science program

McLennan Community College and the McLennan Community College Foundation announced  that they recently received largest in-kind equipment donation in McLennan’s history was received from the First National Bank of Central Texas.

Local police seize nearly 5 pounds of "high grade" marijuana

A Waco man was taken into custody on Saturday, after police seized nearly 5 pounds of marijuana. Odis Miles III, 34,is facing a charge of possession of marijuana.

Police say she shot at her boyfriend, local woman charged with attempted murder

A local woman has been charged with attempted murder after police say she shot at her boyfriend during an argument. The incident happened on September 27, shortly before 4:00 a.m., at a residence on Burnett Ave. in Waco.

Local husband and wife fight off armed robbers

Two armed robbers attempted to take money from a local convenience store until a husband and wife duo scared them away with a dust pan.

Police investigate local restaurant robbery

Waco police are investigating a robbery at a local Mexican restaurant early Friday morning. According to police, around 1:30 a.m.,the robbery took place at Taco Bueno located at 815 North Valley Mills.

Man arrested after police say he pulled an AK-47 out on group of people

A Waco man was arrested after police say he threatened a group of people with an AK-47. According to Sgt. Patrick Swanton with Waco police, the incident happened around 1:30 a.m., on August 21.

Waco police identify body found in Brazos

Waco police now know the identity the man found floating in the Brazos river on Tuesday. The body is identified as 30-year-old Jeffrey Dewayne Washington of Waco. Police used fingerprint records to identify the man.

Woman kidnapped in Waco, man arrested by Navasota police

A Waco man was arrested by Navasota police after officers say he kidnapped and assaulted his ex-girlfriend.