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"Spent a long day for the law enforcement family, five 503, three seventy nine degrees. Good afternoon. I'm Chris summer. And as we hit rush hour on this Friday seeing some new rain actively including a storm moving through mosquitoes, some rain for Lancaster moving down. I forty five some rain in Arlington and in east Fort Worth as well. Full update on traffic and weather coming up in four and a half minutes your top story this afternoon. A Fort Worth police officer shot in the line of duty continues to fight for his life care. I'll dis Andrew Greenstein has the latest from John Peter Smith hospital Fort Worth police chief Joe FitzGerald says officer Garrett hull remains in critical condition here a P hospital family members are are with him now. And at his side is friends and fellow officers here. His other family are there to support him. One hundred ten percent hall was shot in the head as he and other officers tried to resting three men who robbed a sports bar on the city's south side officers returned fire killing the suspected gunman. He's identified as. John Steptoe Samuel Mayfield. And one other suspect were arrested. Fitzgerald says all three were well known to police. These individuals had hit numerous numerous primarily Latino bars in the city. Fitzgerald says they're not looking for any additional suspects outside JPS hospital in Fort Worth Andrew Greenstein NewsRadio. Ten eighty KRLD a prayer vigil for healing was held the safter noon for Officer Hall. The vigil was held at new mount rose missionary Baptist church. Reverend Kiev Tatum says it's in times like this at the church is needed the most in the community. We're going to take the word of God to be true, which we are. We know we need to pray for forgiveness. We know we need to pray for healing. And we know we need to pray for reconciliation. He says there are there because something happened in the community that could change that community into something. They don't want it to be the brotherhood for the fallen has already set up a fund for the family, Austin York, NewsRadio ten eighty of all those who are who. Who were in the Las fa- Carol sports bar still in shock after the robbery and the shooting of officer whole two minute. A woman barged in through the back demanding everyone get on their knees. Victor Zepeda owns lows for Caros says he and others were robbed before the three took off not long after officer holding and others confronted the suspects. A lot of it. No customers in the bar were hurt. The three are believed to be responsible. For other armed robberies across North Texas. Fort Worth mayor Betsy price, speaking out from the hospital about officer hole and all the law. That's come in for him from getting lots and lots of kind prayers messages from citizens of Fort Worth and all over the Metroplex, indeed all over the country, mayor price asking everyone to take a minute to thank and officer for their service. Senator Ted Cruz congressman Beto Aurora agreed to three debates this fall, I will be at SMU in Dallas next Friday night. And we'll be carried by NBC five. Cruz Aurora had been arguing over the specifics of a debate for the past few months. Senator Cruz told NBC fives, Julie fine this summer. He was optimistic. They could reach an agreement Aurora had said the Cruz campaign was not willing to compromise. They tried to dictate the time the place. The moderator the subjects we can talk about the subject we could not talk about. Now, the two signs of work things out the Davos debate will be followed by one in Houston September thirtieth and debate in San Antonio October sixteenth, I go police arrest demand for indecency with a child. Police say earlier this week a man approached a girl it was walking along blazing star road and Frisco with her caretaker the child said the man touched her inappropriately then ran into a nearby home. Police found the man at his home arrested him for indecency with a child Chen Van Dong being held on a seventy five thousand dollar bond. Police say back in October. He was involved in a similar incident in the city was indicted by a Denton county grand jury the city of Arlington adopting some new rules this weekend, keep traffic flowing around AT and T stadium. The starting this weekend on street parking will not be allowed in three neighborhoods around eighteen stadium on days where there are major events happening, including Dallas. Cowboys football games and concerts cars parked on the streets in those neighborhoods on game days. Could be towed. The city council passed the entertainment district special event parking regulations to make sure emergency vehicles could get into and out of those neighborhoods. The city will post reminders about the days that no parking rule will be in effect on its website and on signs posted in the affected neighborhoods. Stephen Pickering, NewsRadio ten eighty KRLD up next on KRLD. Still more new information coming out in the baltim-. John case, traffic."