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From The Newsroom: Arlington Police Tap FBI For Shooting Investigation

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Screenshot/Classic Buick GMC surveillance video
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Surveillance footage released by Classic Buick GMC shows a teen breaking into an Arlington dealership

The top local stories this morning from the KERA Newsroom:  The Arlington police department has asked the FBI to help investigate the weekend shooting death of a young unarmed black man, who was accused of breaking into a car dealership.

Also, one of the oldest and largest mental health facilities in North Texas is at risk of closing its doors.

Finally, you’ll hear about a North Texas dermatologist who’s been refining a treatment for vitiligo.

You can listen to North Texas stories weekdays at 8:20 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. on KERA 90.1 FM. 

Former KERA staffer Krystina Martinez was an assistant producer. She produced local content for Morning Edition and KERANews.org. She also produced The Friday Conversation, a weekly series of conversations with North Texas newsmakers. Krystina was also the backup newscaster for the Texas Standard.