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Posted on: January 27, 2021

Body identified and suspect in custody

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On Tuesday, Jan. 26, at approximately 11:30 a.m., detectives with The Colony Police Department discovered a body in a wooded area of Lake Lewisville in the 3800 block of Overlook Court in The Colony.

The body was later positively identified by the Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office as Jonathan Houston, 19, who was reported as an endangered missing person on Sunday, Jan. 24.

Throughout the investigation, a person of interest was identified as Elij...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Abandon Pet......Help Us Help Them

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In Texas, it is a crime to abandon a pet without making any accommodations for it. After adopting a pet, various circumstances can come up that prevent the person from taking care of it. It is understandable.

However, it is illegal to simply leave an animal on the side of the road.

Texas Penal Code 42.092 – Cruelty to Nonlivestock Animals(1) “Abandon” includes abandoning an animal in the person‘s custody without making re...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Help Prevent Package Theft

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There is a steep rise in package thefts this time of year, especially in our apartment-home community.

We feel the best way to prevent package theft if ordering on Amazon is to use a Amazon Locker at the following local locations:• Circle K 5621 South Colony - name of box is Challenge• Circle K 6801 Main St. - name of box is ReciprocityIf...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Scam Alert

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The public should be aware of the following potential indicators of fraudulent activity:

• Advertisements or offers for early access to a vaccine upon payment of a deposit or fee;• Requests asking you to pay out of pocket to obtain the vaccine or to put your name on a COVID-19 vaccine waiting list;• Offers to underg...

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