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Family wants answers after inmate death ruled homicide – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

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www.nbcdfw.com – Tahera Rahman – 2024-06-11 12:42:41

SUMMARY: Anthony Johnson, Jr.'s family expressed their anguish after the Tarrant County Medical Examiner's report confirmed his death as a homicide by asphyxiation. During a press conference, his mother, Jacqualyne, criticized the use of OC spray and a knee on Johnson's back for causing his death. Family attorney Daryl Washington expects criminal charges against at least two involved officers. Tarrant County Sheriff Bill Waybourn acknowledged the ME's findings but noted ongoing investigations. Officer Rafael Moreno and Lt. Joe Garcia were placed on administrative leave. Johnson's family and Congressman Marc Veasey advocate for a federal investigation into the facility following multiple inmate deaths.

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Truck driver narrowly escapes train collision, moment caught on camera

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abc13.com – ABCNews – 2024-06-13 05:53:14

SUMMARY: The driver of an 18-wheeler narrowly escaped a massive collision with a train near Atlanta, Georgia. The incident occurred on Tuesday morning at Allatoona Road near Interstate 75, Bartow County. Zack Hatcher, who was behind the stalled truck, captured the event on , showing the driver fleeing moments before impact. The train, unable to stop in time, collided with the trailer, causing debris to fly. Miraculously, the truck driver was unharmed. Authorities reported this was the eighth incident at this crossing since 2017 but the first collision. AAA provided safety tips for drivers near train crossings to prevent such accidents.

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Office of Police Oversight providing update, data at Thursday night meeting

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www.kxan.com – Abigail Jones – 2024-06-13 05:49:55

SUMMARY: The Office of Police Oversight (OPO) in Austin will update the public and present new data at its third quarterly Police Oversight Implementation Workgroup meeting. Scheduled for Thursday at 6 p.m. via Zoom, the meeting is open to the public, and interested participants can register online. OPO will share complaints data and other updates during this virtual session, following Resolution 99. The meeting will be available in English, Spanish, and American Sign Language (ASL), with additional interpretation services and accessibility accommodations upon request.

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Mavs Fall Short In Game 3 Of the NBA Finals

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www.wbap.com – – 2024-06-13 00:37:35

SUMMARY: The Dallas Mavericks faced off against the Boston Celtics in game three of the NBA Finals at the American Airlines Center. Despite a strong start by the Mavericks, the Celtics secured a win with a final score of 106-99. This loss puts the Mavs down 3-0 in the series, a deficit no team has ever overcome in NBA history. Luka Doncic, who contributed 27 points, six rebounds, and six assists, fouled out with just over four minutes remaining. The next game, game four, is scheduled for Friday, June 14th, at 7:30 PM in Dallas.

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