News : Crime

Self-propelled vessel intercepted smuggling more than 3,800 pounds of cocaine near Texas

Monday  23:25,   11 december 2017
FOX News

A U.S. Coast Guard cutter intercepted a self-propelled semi-submersible vessel engaged in smuggling more than 3,800 pounds of cocaine, authorities said.According to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), on November 13, CBP and Marine[...]

Police search Detroit highway for clues in linked shootings

Monday  23:25,   11 december 2017
Associated Press

<p>DETROIT (AP) — Authorities temporarily closed a stretch of highway in Detroit on Monday to search for shell casings or other clues in the apparently random shooting of four vehicles last week.</p>DETROIT (AP) — Authorities temporarily[...]

North Dakota woman, 38, pleads guilty to brutal 'womb raider' murder of pregnant woman, 22, to steal baby

Monday  23:24,   11 december 2017
FOX News

A North Dakota woman dubbed "womb raider" pleaded guilty Monday to murdering her pregnant neighbor so she and her boyfriend could steal and keep the baby. Brooke Crews, 38, faces life in prison after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit [...]

Louisiana man admits using Trump's Social Security number

Monday  19:50,   11 december 2017
Associated Press

A Louisiana private investigator pleaded guilty on Monday to misusing Donald Trump's Social Security number in repeated attempts to access the candidate's federal tax information during the presidential campaign. Jordan Hamlett, 32, faces a[...]

Man Holds Alleged Home Burglar At Gunpoint While Streaming on Facebook Live

Monday  18:53,   11 december 2017
Inside Edition

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Rival gang members facing charges in woman's shooting death

Monday  18:52,   11 december 2017
WCVB Boston

Two rival gang members accused in the murder of a beloved Boston city worker are headed to court Monday.&nbsp;Dawnn Jaffier, a 26-year-old youth mentor, was killed three years ago in[...]

Teacher brutally murdered while moonlighting at Hawaii vacation home, police say

Monday  16:42,   11 december 2017
FOX News

Hawaii police announced charges Saturday in the brutal murder a 51-year-old woman who was killed as she was cleaning a vacation home with her young daughter.A woman cleaning a Hawaii vacation home Wednesday with her 8-year-old daughter was brutally[...]

1 dead, 2 wounded after city shootings

Monday  11:36,   11 december 2017

A 24-year-old man died after being shot in the city's Lawndale neighborhood Sunday night, Chicago police said. He was among three people shot in Chicago in about two hours on Sunday. About 6:25 p.m., the man was shot in the leg in the 1300 block [...]

Inside Casey Anthony's Life as Her Notoriety Fades: 'Guys Are Paying Attention to Her Again'

Monday  02:25,   11 december 2017

When Casey Anthony walked out of jail a free woman in 2011, she was described as the “most hated woman in America.”&nbsp; When Casey Anthony walked out of jail a free woman in 2011, she was described as the “most hated woman in[...]

Serial killer Todd Kohlhepp says he killed more people

Monday  02:21,   11 december 2017
New York Daily News

Convicted serial killer Todd Kohlhepp claims there are more victims beyond the seven he was convicted of murdering. But, he says in a new letter, federal investigators either rebuffed or didn’t care.“Yes there is more than seven,” the former real[...]

2 Savannah men convicted of murder in 2015 triple slaying

Monday  02:21,   11 december 2017
Associated Press

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Two Savannah men face mandatory life sentences after a jury convicted them of murder in a 2015 triple slaying at a public housing complex.Jurors on Friday found 24-year-old James Angelo Hampton guilty in the deaths of all three[...]

Murder for hire plot unravels for Pittsburgh man

Monday  02:20,   11 december 2017
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A Pittsburgh man has been charged after investigators said he hired an undercover federal agent to kill a woman who forced him to leave a lucrative job at a marijuana grow operation in California. Brad Lanese, 52, was charged in U.S. District Court[...]

California man freed after 15 years for shaken baby death

Monday  02:20,   11 december 2017
Associated Press

A California man who spent 15 years in prison for shaking his baby to death was freed Saturday, one day after a judge set aside his conviction. Zavion Johnson, 34, walked out of the Sacramento County jail, where he was being held while his court[...]

Intruder shot in Pennsylvania home invasion attempt was homeowner's relative, police say

Monday  02:20,   11 december 2017
FOX News

Dennis Mercadante, 49, and another man broke into the home early at about 1:20 a.m. on Friday, Ellwood City police said. Mercadante was shot after a struggle in the hallway with homeowner Don Lutz, investigators said. The other man took[...]

2nd man convicted in West Virginia murder of coal executive

Monday  02:20,   11 december 2017
Associated Press

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. — A second man has been convicted of murder in the shooting of a coal executive in West Virginia last year. (West Virginia Regional Jail Authority/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP) WILLIAMSON, W.Va. — A second man has been[...]