Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Teenager who killed man over spilled coffee gets 20 years

STAMFORD, Connecticut - A Connecticut teenager who fatally stabbed a man outside a fast-food restaurant during a dispute over spilled coffee has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
The Stamford Advocate reports 17-year-old Marquest Hall was sentenced Tuesday by a judge who called the March 2015 killing of 52-year-old Antonio Muralles "brutal, senseless and totally unnecessary."
Hall pleaded guilty in March to first-degree manslaughter.  More

Monday, July 17, 2017

Caretaker is caught on camera violently dragging and beating his 77-year-old client

A CCTV video has captured the horrific moment when an elderly man was physically abused by his home carer in south-east China.

The 77-year-old man, who is paralysed, was slapped on the head, pushed onto the floor and thrown into the bed violently by his carer, surnamed Sun.

After discovering multiple injuries on his father's body, the pensioner's son brought a lawsuit against the carer, but Mr Sun denied he had attacked his client on the court.  More

Eleven people stabbed to death at children’s birthday party

Attackers wielding knives burst into a child's birthday party in central Mexico, stabbing and slashing 11 people to death, including two minors.

Hidalgo state prosecutor Javier Ramiro Lara Salinas said at a news conference Thursday that the preliminary investigation suggested the attack in a house near Tizayuca, just north of Mexico City, was a 'settling of scores'.

Among the victims was a man whose ID identified him as a Mexico City police officer.  More

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Mother Sells Two-Month-Old Baby To Buy Motorcycle

A 24-year old mother, Oluchi Emeobi, has allegedly sold her two-month-old baby to buy a motorcycle in Nnewi, Anambra State.
The State Police Commissioner, Garba Umar, disclosed this on Tuesday while parading 100 criminal suspects at the command headquarters.
Umar said that Emeobi was arrested alongside her female friend, Nchedoch Richard, 26, on July 8, at about 11am.  More

Monday, July 10, 2017

Stepfather, 38, 'beat five-year-old to death in a park

A man is accused of beating his five-year-old step son to death after witnesses claim they heard a child pleading for forgiveness before 'sickening blows' were dealt out.

Marvyn Iheanacho, 38, allegedly flew into a rage and brutally attacked young Alex Malcolm in Mountsfield Park, Catford, south east London.

The terrified boy pleaded 'I'm sorry' after Iheanacho flew into a rage when he had left his trainers inside the park, Woolwich Crown Court heard.  More

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Man assaults woman for not making him steaks fast enough

TYRONE – A Blair County man faces several charges, including strangulation and assault, after police said he pushed and punched a victim in the face because she wasn’t moving fast enough to make him steaks.
Richard Stimer, 46, of Tyrone, is charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person, harassment, strangulation and driving with a suspended license.
Police said Stimer was upset that the victim did not make or was not moving fast enough to make him steaks.  More

Friday, July 7, 2017

Woman charged with killing family smiles in court

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. — A woman charged with killing four of her young children and her husband smiled and flashed a double thumbs up to news cameras during her first court appearance Friday in metro Atlanta before telling a judge she doesn't want an attorney.

Also, an immigration official said the woman, who is from Mexico, entered the U.S. illegally.  More

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Firefighter will not face charges for shooting elderly neighbor

Police said that they have been called to a home at least 15 times over the past few years by two feuding neighbors. 

The fight has escalated when one man pulled a gun on his neighbor, who pulled his own gun and shot his neighbor.

The two had a contentious relationship as they often argued over the property line.  More

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

2 people shot and killed during argument over dominoes game among friends

A shooting broke out while a group of friends were playing dominoes, according to police in Nevada.

The Metropolitan Police Department said that the shooting unfolded on Sunday, at around 7:30 p.m.

According to the police investigation, five friends were playing dominoes at a home in the 4400 block of Wendy Lane, in Las Vegas.  More