Sunday, April 23, 2017

Teens break into car to steal items while police officer was inside

A group of five silly teenagers were arrested for breaking into a car while a police officer was inside. 

Three 17-year-olds and two 18-year-old men of Virginia, were arrested for breaking into an unmarked police vehicle while the officer was still inside.

The officer was parked on the block 5600 at Burnage Court in Chesterfield County, when a vehicle stopped behind the unmarked car.

Several teens got out...   More

Boy, four, dies of a suspected opioid overdose

A four-year-old Milwaukee boy died after overdosing on prescription pain pills or heroin.

Tyranne Beckless would be the seventh child under five to die after swallowing opioids in Milwaukee County in the last 19 months if further toxicology tests in the latest case confirm preliminary results. 

Two people have been arrested in connection with his April 15 death.  More

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Love Triangle Allegedly Spurred Couple To Plot Baby’s Death

SAN LEANDRO - A man and woman from Antioch have been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy and attempted murder for a shooting at a McDonald’s restaurant in San Leandro on Monday in which an 11-month-old baby boy was allegedly targeted because of an apparent love triangle, police said Thursday.
Lt. Isaac Benabou said the alleged attack on the infant inside the McDonald’s at 1287 Washington Ave. at the downtown San Leandro Plaza at about 2:30 p.m. on Monday is “very disturbing.”
Benabou said he’s been a police officer for many years and, “I’ve never before investigated a case where the intended murder victim was an infant."   More

Friday, April 21, 2017

Man douses stranger with gas at DENNY'S, lights him on fire...

Clackamas County sheriff’s deputies have arrested a 24-year-old man who they say doused a customer with gasoline at Denny’s Wednesday night and then lit him on fire.
The victim, 69-year-old Scott Ranstrom, is in critical condition with burns to his face and body.  More


VARNER, Arkansas - Arkansas was able to conduct its first execution in nearly a dozen years despite a flurry of legal challenges that had spared three convicted killers, but courts still could scuttle the remainder the nation's most ambitious death penalty schedule since capital punishment was restored in 1976.

Ledell Lee was pronounced dead at 11:56 p.m. Thursday, four minutes before his death warrant was due to expire at midnight, capping a chaotic week of legal wrangling. 

Arkansas originally wanted to put eight inmates to death before the state's supply of midazolam, one of three drugs used in its lethal injection process, expires at the end of April.  More

Woman Sliced Boyfriend In Ham Dispute

A couple’s Easter weekend argument over how to best cook a ham ended with the arrest of a Pennsylvania woman who allegedly sliced her boyfriend with an 11-inch steak knife, police report.  More

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Man under influence of LSD stabs 3, walks naked through Walmart

ATHENS, Georgia – Early Saturday morning, Athens-Clarke County Police officers responded to a home in the 400 block of Meadow Lane in response to an aggravated assault call.  More

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Aaron Hernandez Kills Himself In Prison

Former New England Patriot and convicted killer Aaron Hernandez killed himself in prison overnight, authorities said Wednesday morning.  More

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Man kills barber shop owner for refusing to give him haircut for $2

A barber in Florida, was killed during an argument over the price of a haircut.
The owner of a barber shop in Mount Dora, Florida, died Friday, after refusing to cut a man’s hair for the low price of $2.  More

Monday, April 17, 2017

90-Year-Old Woman Shot After Scolding Suspect Over Chicken Bones

In what Baltimore Police spokesman T.J. Smith calls “a despicable act of crime,” a 90-year-old woman was struck by gunfire after scolding two people who were allegedly walking down the street throwing chicken bones into yards.
It happened Saturday afternoon in the 1800 block of Harlem Avenue.
This is a case that “illustrates the mentality of some of these suspects who are walking the streets with guns,” Smith says.
Smith believes the man in pair throwing chicken bones was the one who came back to the area and fired shots after getting into a verbal altercation with another woman on the street.  More

Saturday, April 8, 2017

4 Inmates Found Dead in Maximum-Security Prison

Four inmates were found dead Friday morning in a dorm at one of South Carolina's maximum-security men's prisons, authorities said. 

The inmates were found at Kirkland Correctional Institution in the capital city of Columbia, Department of Corrections Director Bryan Stirling told the AP

Stirling did not say how they died or release any further information. 

Stirling said he asked the State Law Enforcement Division to assist Corrections police with their investigation.  More