A 31-year-old shoplifter was chased down, shot and killed in Dallas, TX., by CVS employee, Julio Ruvalcaba, who is now facing a murder charge. Ruvalcaba is said to be in charge of “loss prevention” at the store.
Dallas Police say, Christopher Geddes was caught on camera last week, stealing “an item” and running out of the store. Ruvalcaba, 36, chased Geddes in his vehicle. The pursuit resulted in a fatal shooting.
A police report states witnesses called 911 to report seeing a Camry and a Camaro chasing each other on a local highway. The Camry collided with a street sign at an exit, causing it to stop at an intersection. The arrest report said Geddes “who was sitting in the passenger side of the Camry, exited the vehicle and walked towards the Camaro.” The getaway driver for Geddes told Dallas Police Ruvalcaba then pulled out a gun, shooting Geddes. The shoplifter died a short time later, police said. Continue reading →
Jonathan LeFleur, from Dallas, has found his 15 minutes of fame after posing in a lumber yard in a series of photos meant as an anniversary gift for his wife.
The ‘dudeoir’ photoshoot is to be compiled into a calendar as a gift for his lucky wife who will no doubt get a big kick out of all his model-like poses while reclining on planks of wood and balancing on poles.
Wearing nothing but a high vis jacket, boots, underpants, a hard hat and sunglasses, LeFleur was photographed with poles and building materials.
LeFleur appeared to relish playing the role ‘Johnny Lumber’ – assigned to him by his brother-in-law, photographer Josh Melton. Continue reading →
LIVE NOW BELOW: Dallas Tornado Coverage, local KTVT. Via mashable: Multiple tornadoes touched down in the Dallas-Forth Worth metropolitan area Saturday night, causing widespread damage as the death toll from severe weather in the South and Midwest of the U.S. increased to 18.
Tornadoes were reported in Rowlett, Farmersville, Glenn Heights and elsewhere, but the National Weather Service has yet to confirm the total number of twisters whipping up north Texas. One storm chaser who was Periscoping as he followed a tornado northeast of Dallas said that one was more than a mile-wide.
At least four were killed in Garland, which is near Rowlett, in what may have been a traffic accident during the intense weather, according to the Dallas Morning News. Continue reading →
Texas couple, Mercedes Casanellas and her husband, Richard Cushworth, left a hospital in El Salvador with what they thought was their baby, but as it turns out, the baby was actually switched with another – on purpose..
Casanellas and Cushworth, both missionaries, were working in Latin America when she gave birth to a baby boy at a private hospital, but before the couple returned to their Dallas, Texas home, Casanellas says she knew something wasn’t right.
She says the baby she was handed at the hospital looked different from the one she held in the delivery room. Continue reading →
Bobbi Kristina‘s grandmother and mother to the late Whitney Houston, Cissy Houston, has cleared up any misunderstanding concerning her granddaughter’s condition by confirming to the world that she is indeed suffering from irreversible global brain damage and has remained completely unresponsive since she was admitted to the hospital.
The sad news comes one day after Whitney’s husband, Bobby Brown, commented while performing in concert that Bobbi Kristina was “awake.”
Cissy said, “Meeting with the doctors and understanding that she can live in this condition for a lifetime truly saddens me. Continue reading →