Shooting at sports bar parking lot, one man dead

Grand Prairie police are investigating the death of a man found in a sports bar parking Sunday morning with multiple gunshot wounds.

Officers responding to the shooting, found the victim unresponsive in the parking lot of the Las Balones Sports Bar, 540 S Carrier Pkwy at approximately 3 am.

Two alarm fire destroys building at Traders Village


©Bob Fitch/Grand Prairie Reporter – 2016

One building housing eighteen vendors at Traders Village was destroyed Friday morning by a two alarm fire that broke out around 7:30 am. Firefighters had to battle the summer heat as they fought the difficult fire in a metal building.

No one was injured and the cause of the fire is under investigation.

One person trapped in car after rollover crash

©Bob Fitch/Grand Prairie Reporter - 2016

©Bob Fitch/Grand Prairie Reporter – 2016


It took firefighters about twenty minutes to free a victim trapped in a car after a rollover crash Thursday evening.

The crash occurred around 6:45 pm in the intersection of eastbound West Pioneer Parkway at Robinson Road.