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Jose Cruz (left), who experts say was shot and murdered by on leave Farmers Branch cop Ken Johnson (focus), and Edgar Rodriguez (right), who was injured in the March 2016 shooting in Addison.

Jose Cruz (left), who specialists say was shot and slaughtered by enjoying some downtime Farmers Branch cop Ken Johnson (focus), and Edgar Rodriguez (right), who was injured in the March 2016 shooting in Addison. Ex-cop who slaughtered Dallas teenager who broke into SUV 'just began shooting,' injured companion affirms In the days after a previous Farmers Branch cop killed a youngster and genuinely injured another, he looked through the web to discover when it's lawful to kill a robber, prosecutors said. On holiday and out of uniform, Ken Johnson discovered two adolescents breaking into his SUV a year ago at his Farmers Branch loft complex. They drove off, and Johnson got in his vehicle and pursued them into Addison. Reconnaissance video demonstrates the Chevy Tahoe hitting the back of the youngsters' Dodge Challenger, making it turn crazy. After the Challenger slammed, Johnson let go 16 times into the auto, killing 16-year-old Jose Cruz and genuinely injuring Edgar Rodriguez, who was additionally 16 at the time. The murder trial for Johnson, 37, began Monday and definite the March 2016 auto pursue and lethal shooting. Johnson is additionally accused of irritated attack in the shooting of Rodriguez. Already: In a "noteworthy" move, an ex-Farmers Branch cop has been arraigned on a murder accusation in a Dallas youngster's demise. Wrongdoing: A man blamed for killing three individuals in a Houston-zone home on Friday was captured in Dallas on Sunday. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas, is seen on Capitol Hill in Washington. (2013 File Photo/The Associated Press) Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas, is seen on Capitol Hill in Washington. (2013 File Photo/The Associated Press) Previous Farenthold staff member says Texas congressman made salacious jokes about ladies with assistants A previous representative for Corpus Christi Rep. Blake Farenthold utilized a podcast on Monday to move down another previous assistant's allegations that he occupied with unseemly sexual chitchat with staff. The principal informer, Lauren Greene — who additionally once filled in as Farenthold's interchanges executive — got a $84,000 settlement in the wake of suing Farenthold in 2014 for lewd behavior, sex segregation and an unfriendly workplace. The four-term Republican has kept up his guiltlessness and as of late pledged to reimburse citizens. Elizabeth Peace has not blamed Farenthold for inappropriate behavior amid the about two years she filled in as his correspondences executive. All things considered, in a podcast on her own site, she said he made sexual jokes in regards to ladies, meddled about administrators who were having illicit relationships, and regulated an office culture in which a few staff members — like Farenthold — made vulgar jokes and remarks. "My supervisor would make sexual jokes about ladies and I didn't stand up and say: 'That is hostile,'" Peace said in her "Young lady, Let's Talk" podcast. She included that "about six times, I said: 'Congressman, you can't state that,' or 'Congressman, that is not proper' or 'Congressman, there's an assistant in the room.'" Examination: The 2018 decisions will test whether Democrats can break the Republican fortress on statewide workplaces and the Legislature. Nearby legislative issues: Allen City Council part Joey Herald has surrendered to dispatch an offer for a seat on the Collin County Commissioners Court. Head mentor Sonny Dykes of the California Golden Bears looks on amid the second from last quarter of an amusement against the San Diego State Aztecs.(2016 File Photo/Getty Images) Head mentor Sonny Dykes of the California Golden Bears looks on amid the second from last quarter of an amusement against the San Diego State Aztecs. (2016 File Photo/Getty Images) Source: Sonny Dykes will mentor SMU in Frisco Bowl as break head mentor Jeff Traylor leaves for Arkansas New SMU head mentor Sonny Dykes will mentor SMU in the Dec. 20 Frisco Bowl, a source told SportsDay. Break head mentor Jeff Traylor will leave to acknowledge a position on previous SMU head mentor Chad Morris' staff at Arkansas. SMU and Dykes consented to an arrangement for him to wind up noticeably SMU's new head mentor on Monday. The previous California head mentor spent the last season as a hostile expert at TCU. In an unexpected wind, Dykes will mentor against his initially head instructing work in the Frisco Bowl. SMU will confront Louisiana Tech, where Dykes worked for three seasons and won a WAC title in 2011. More: With the choice to contract Sonny Dykes, SMU is wagering on involvement. Dallas Cowboys: Reversing this one pattern has helped keep the Cowboys' thin playoff chances alive. (Ron Baselice/Staff Photographer) (Ron Baselice/Staff Photographer) Photograph of the morning Charles Davis cleans up a territory on the St. Dad