Corsicana Police Department
• A fight around 11 p.m. Wednesday in the 1400 block of West Fifth Avenue resulted in two charges of assault being filed.
• A thief got into an unlocked car and stole a credit card and used it. The report was made Wednesday. The car was parked in the 2300 block of West Fourth.
• A thief or thieves broke into a home Wednesday afternoon in the 1400 block of Mockingbird Lane.
• Shoplifters took items past the sale point around 12:30 p.m. Thursday at the Walmart, 3801 W. Seventh Ave.
• A man reported that thieves broke into his home, assaulted him, and stole stuff before running away around 8:15 a.m. Friday in the 1100 block of West Sixth Avenue.
Navarro County Sheriff’s Office
• A thief stole a gray metal breaker box from a home Wednesday afternoon on Southeast County Road 4111 near Kerens. The burglar broke out the window of a door to get inside. The box cost $600, while the door-window cost $100.
• Thieves stole two Rolex scuba-diving watches, worth $2,500 each, assorted gold jewelry, and the keys to a Harley Davidson motor cycle in a home burglary Tuesday on SE CR 2260 near Corsicana. Value of the items taken was estimated at $7,700.
• A reddish brown male horse, standing about 14 hands tall was reported missing Thursday from FM 3096 near Kerens.
• A boat motor worth $600 was stolen from its owner Sunday on NW CR 3320 near Brushie Prairie.
• Thieves broke into a home Monday and took a .22 Remington rifle, a 12-gauge Mossberg shotgun, a jar of change, a pocketwatch, a duffle bag of hunting goodies, like knives and gear, and a spotlight from a home on Ramsay in Blooming Grove.
Corsicana Police Department
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A 3-year-old boy was shot and killed Monday in Eureka in what appears to be an tragic accidental shooting between two cousins, according to Navarro County Sheriff Elmer Tanner.
Mildred ISD to provide grief counseling Tuesday
Becky Burns of Mildred ISD has announced Mildred Elementary School will be open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday providing grief counseling following Monday’s tragedy in Eureka.
Storm spotter training well attended
The National Weather Service office in Fort Worth has monitors, radar, radio, computers, cell phones and satellite feeds, but no windows.
To get a good view of what’s actually happening, they rely on spotters, explained Mark A. Fox, warning and coordination meteorologist with the National Weather Service, who spoke Saturday at a Skywarn training seminar at the Palace Theatre in Corsicana.
Council reviews ordinance changes
The Corsicana City Council continued its discussions during a Monday work session on proposed changes to the city’s ordinances regulating several areas — among them, banners, satellite dishes, fencing in front yards, bamboo growth, windows in the downtown district and specific use permits for manufactured homes.
County OKs more overtime
At the request of Navarro County Sheriff Elmer Tanner, the county commissioners court authorized transferring another $50,000 into overtime pay, primarily for the jail.
Detectives believe shooting of 3-year-old accidental
A 3-year-old boy was shot and killed Monday morning in Eureka in what appears to be an accidental shooting between two children, according to Navarro County Sheriff Elmer Tanner.
UPDATE: 3-year-old child killed in shooting
Navarro County Sheriff Elmer Tanner has confirmed that a 3-year-old Navarro County child has died as the result of a shooting in the Eureka area Monday afternoon.
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