The man accused of killing Athena Strand is now facing three counts of sexual assault of a child in unrelated cases out of Fort Worth.
The father of Athena Strand has filed a lawsuit against the man accused of killing her, FedEx, and the contractor who hired the alleged murderer.
There was a purposeful gathering Sunday afternoon, as hundreds of vehicles covered the property of The Church at Azle. All delivered a clear message: Justice for Athena.
Funeral services were held Friday for 7-year-old Athena Strand, the Wise County girl kidnapped and murdered last week.
The Wise County sheriff has told FOX News he plans to seek the death penalty for the murder of 7-year-old Athena Strand.
The disturbing details of 7-year-old Wise County girl Athena Strand death came to light Thursday in a newly filed arrest affidavit for contracted FedEx delivery driver Tanner Horner.
Maityln Gandy, the mother of Athena Strand, called for a private investigation into the process that allowed delivery driver Tanner Horner to be hired.
FedEx says it is continuing to 'cooperate fully' with authorities following killing of Athena Strand.
Athena Strand's mother, Maitlyn Gandy spoke publicly for the first time since her 7-year-old daughter was kidnapped and killed at a candlelight vigil for her daughter.
With encouragement from the crowd, Athena’s mother gave her first public statement since her daughter's murder. She made the appearance on stage at a vigil for her daughter in Wise County Tuesday.
FOX 4 did request a copy of the arrest affidavit, which would include additional details of the crime but found out it has been sealed. Tanner Horner remains in jail on a $1.5 million bond. The community, meanwhile, is coming together to remember Athena Strand.
Pink ribbons line the streets of Boyd leading to the growing memorial for 7-year-old Athena Strand at First Baptist Cottondale.
The grandfather of Athena Strand, the 7-year-old girl killed after being abducted from her home on Wednesday, says he forgives the man responsible for his granddaughter's death.
People across North Texas are being asked to wear pink on Monday in honor of Athena Strand, the 7-year-old girl who was abducted and killed in Wise County.
Pastor Charles Pugh of First Baptist Cottondale was brought to tears early Saturday morning when he showed up to his church to see a tiara dropped off by a stranger for killed 7-year-old Athena Strand.
The sheriff says a tip led them to a FedEx driver, who is believed to have abducted Athena from her home Wednesday night. The driver confessed to kidnapping her. Athena likely died an hour after her disappearance, the sheriff said.
31-year-old Tanner Lynn Horner is facing aggravated kidnapping and capital murder charges in connection to the death of 7-year-old Athena Strand.
An AMBER Alert was issued Thursday afternoon for 7-year-old Athena Strand, even though the sheriff doesn’t have evidence to indicate that she was abducted.