DPS increases reward for information in a 1992 Tarrant County Mu - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

DPS increases reward for information in a 1992 Tarrant County Murder

(Source: Texas Department of Public Safety) (Source: Texas Department of Public Safety)
(KXXV) -

The Texas Department of Public Safety is seeking information in the 1992 murder of 43-year-old Martha Davenport and increased the reward up to $6,000 for any information that leads to an arrest.

The DPS said on Aug. 22, 1992, Davenport was found dead in her home in the Fort Worth suburb Forest Hill. She had been stabbed multiple times in her residence on Old Hickory Trail. There were several potential suspects during the investigation but no arrests were made.

Information can be submitted through the Texas Ranger Cold Case website or by calling the DPS Missing Persons Hotline at 1-800-346-3243 or the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-252-TIPS. All tips are anonymous.

One case from the Texas Ranger Unsolved Crimes Investigation Program is featured each month in an effort to bring attention to these cold cases and gather new investigative leads.

The increased reward will only be paid if the information is received before next month’s featured case is announced.

Copyright 2017 KXXV. All rights reserved. 

  • NewsMore>>

  • Amid harsh criticism, Trump tries a tougher tone on Russia

    Amid harsh criticism, Trump tries a tougher tone on Russia

    Thursday, July 19 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-07-19 04:30:42 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:51:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump gestures while speaking during his meeting with members of his cabinet in Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Looking on is Deputy Secretary of Defense Pat...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump gestures while speaking during his meeting with members of his cabinet in Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Looking on is Deputy Secretary of Defense Pat...

    Trump said Wednesday he told the Russian president face-to-face during Monday's summit to stay out of America's elections "and that's the way it's going to be."

    More >>

    Trump said Wednesday he told the Russian president face-to-face during Monday's summit to stay out of America's elections "and that's the way it's going to be."

    More >>
  • Zuckerberg: Holocaust deniers won't be banned from Facebook

    Zuckerberg: Holocaust deniers won't be banned from Facebook

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 6:08 PM EDT2018-07-18 22:08:46 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:51 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:51:41 GMT
    Mark Zuckerberg says he doesn't believe Holocaust denial content should be banned from Facebook. (Source: CNN)Mark Zuckerberg says he doesn't believe Holocaust denial content should be banned from Facebook. (Source: CNN)

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.

    More >>

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive," he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.

    More >>
  • Sex abuse victims join hands, accept courage award at ESPYs

    Sex abuse victims join hands, accept courage award at ESPYs

    Wednesday, July 18 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-07-19 03:20:36 GMT
    Thursday, July 19 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-07-19 11:42:22 GMT
    (Photo by Phil McCarten/Invision/AP) Former gymnast Sarah Klein, former Michigan State softball player Tiffany Thomas Lopez and gymnast Aly Raisman, from left in front, and others who suffered sexual abuse accept the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage.(Photo by Phil McCarten/Invision/AP) Former gymnast Sarah Klein, former Michigan State softball player Tiffany Thomas Lopez and gymnast Aly Raisman, from left in front, and others who suffered sexual abuse accept the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage.

    The women who spoke out against the abuse by Larry Nassar stood together Wednesday night in a powerful and solemn closing to the show highlighting the past year's top athletes and moments in sports.

    More >>

    The women who spoke out against the abuse by Larry Nassar stood together Wednesday night in a powerful and solemn closing to the show highlighting the past year's top athletes and moments in sports.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly