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Vandergriff Skate Park shutdown on discovery of graffiti

Vandergriff Skatepark Vandalized with graffiti - Parks and Recreation Arlington

The City of Arlington has temporarily closed a recently-debuted skate park after it was vandalized with graffiti over the weekend.

Married couple identified in East Arlington murder-suicide

The man and woman involved in a murder-suicide Sunday were married, the Arlington Voice has learned.

According to police, Hector Acosta, 50, fatally shot his wife Maria Ojeda, 46, before turning the gun on himself.

Discovered body likely that of missing elderly woman

Police say a body discovered in an Arlington creek is likely that of an 84-year-old woman reported missing earlier Saturday.

The Tarrant County Medical Examiner identified the victim as Dahabo Elmi, or Arlington. Family members told police Elmi went for a walk around 9 a.m. Saturday and did not return.

FOUND: Police searching for missing 87-year-old man

UPDATE: Bob McCuistion was located safely in Haltom City early Thursday morning.

Arlington police are asking for help in locating an 87-year-old man reported missing Wednesday evening.

One dead in shooting at Arlington apartment complex

Arlington police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at an Arlington apartment complex Sunday night.

Police arrest mother, 17, in death of infant

Alexis Botello, 17, Arlington TX Arrested

The mother of an 18-month-old infant killed this past weekend was taken into custody Tuesday night.

Alexis Botello, 17, the mother of Tylea Moore, is in Arlington jail facing charges of tampering with evidence and injury to a child. Bond is set at $125,000.

Arlington man beats, stomps infant to death

Joshua Markus Beard, 20, Arlington TX

An Arlington man is in custody facing a capital murder charge for beating to death his girlfriend’s 19-month-old daughter.

VIDEO: Small plane forces emergency landing on Arlington highway

Photo courtesy Charles Gillispie

A small passenger airplane made an emergency landing on a highway flyover ramp late Friday afternoon.

The airplane made the emergency landing on a flyover ramp near U.S. 287 and I-20 around 5:20 p.m.

Arlington man exits moving vehicle, dies from injuries

An Arlington man died from his injuries sustained after he exited a moving vehicle over the weekend, Arlington police reported Thursday.

Discovered cyclist is son of Arlington fire lieutenant

Flower Mound police have found the body of a cyclist who was reported missing on June 21.

Wesley Andrew Hixson was found dead in a ravine northeast of Twin Coves Marina just after 2 p.m. on Monday. Teams had been searching the park for the past two days.