News : Crime

Delaware trooper fatally shot outside convenience store

Thursday  08:00,   27 april 2017
Associated Press

A man shot and killed a Delaware state trooper outside a convenience store Wednesday and later barricaded himself inside his house, where he continued to fire shots at officers, police said.The trooper was shot multiple times and died at a[...]

Neighbors in disbelief after woman found in pit

Thursday  07:51,   27 april 2017
USA TODAY

<p>The police chief shook his head. His eyebrow twitched and he laughed. He could think of little else to do, exasperated at the question he just posed.</p>"How did he get released?" asked Blanchester Police Chief Scott[...]

Suspect in Fitbit Murder Case Allegedly Texted Girlfriend Before Killing: 'See You Tomorrow My Little Love Nugget'

Thursday  05:30,   27 april 2017
People

A Connecticut man accused of killing his wife texted his pregnant girlfriend the day before the alleged murder assuring her that he was getting a divorce, police say. According to an arrest warrant obtained by PEOPLE, Richard Dabate texted his[...]

Report: Chicago shootings hit grim milestone

Thursday  04:10,   27 april 2017
CBS News

Nearly nine people have been shot a day, on average, according to a Chicago newspaper’s data.The number of victims of Chicago’s gun violence so far this year rose to 1,000 Tuesday evening after two people were shot in the Belmont Central[...]

Arkansas' set to conclude executions with 4th on Thursday

Thursday  04:00,   27 april 2017
Associated Press

Arkansas' aggressive effort to execute condemned inmates is set to conclude Thursday after the state Supreme Court refused to halt the execution of a man who killed a former deputy prison warden following an escape. Kenneth Williams, 38, was[...]

Attorney: Officials denied Hernandez's request for cellmate

Thursday  00:01,   27 april 2017
Associated Press

A jailhouse friend of Aaron Hernandez says prison officials denied the former NFL star's request for a cellmate months before he hanged himself. David Wedge, a spokesman for Kyle Kennedy's attorney, said Wednesday the two inmates at the maximum[...]

Attorney: Officials denied Hernandez's request for cellmate

Thursday  00:01,   27 april 2017
Associated Press

A jailhouse friend of Aaron Hernandez says prison officials denied the former NFL star's request for a cellmate months before he hanged himself. David Wedge, a spokesman for Kyle Kennedy's attorney, said Wednesday the two inmates at the maximum[...]

Does this cocaine make me look fat? Two men on flight caught with $400,000 worth of drug taped to their bodies.

Wednesday  23:30,   26 april 2017
MSN

Authorities said the men, who were not traveling together, admitted they were being paid to smuggle the drugs.The men, on the same Delta Airlines flight, but traveling separately, were arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport last week[...]

Overdosing Driver Crashes Into Veteran's Monument: Cops

Wednesday  23:11,   26 april 2017
Inside Edition

The couple were revived after allegedly OD'ing on opioids in Dayton, Kentucky on Monday. While reports of people found overdosing on opioids in parked vehicles remain sadly common across America, a story out of Kentucky added an even sadder[...]

Prison hunts for contraband days after Aaron Hernandez jail cell suicide

Wednesday  23:11,   26 april 2017
MSN

<p>Prison officials are hunting for "contraband" at the supermax prison in Shirley where disgraced former Patriot Aaron Hernandez committed suicide in his cell last week.</p>"The prison is in lockdown as a general search for[...]

Teen Dies After Being Punched at Party

Wednesday  23:11,   26 april 2017
Inside Edition

Jacob Arter, 18, was pronounced dead less than an hour after friends rushed him to a local hospital early Sunday. An Illinois teen just two months away from graduating high school was killed after being punched at a party over the weekend,[...]

What's Happening Ahead of Arkansas' Final Execution?

Wednesday  21:39,   26 april 2017
NBC News

Now that only one death warrant remains, here are answers to a few lingering questions days before these series of executions in Arkansas are slated to end. Click to expand Your browser does not support this video [...]

Cold case from 1976 revived by authorities

Wednesday  21:39,   26 april 2017
Houston Chronicle

One spring morning nearly 41 years ago, the nude body of a New Orleans native was found around 6 a.m. by an oil field worker.&nbsp;The dead man, identified as 28-year-old Rene Anthony Guillotte, had been stabbed several times and had lacerations [...]

Markeith Loyd texts ex-girlfriend 'hope you don't' live after shooting her, documents show

Wednesday  21:21,   26 april 2017
MSN

<p>Minutes after shooting his pregnant ex-girlfriend, Markeith Loyd sent her a text message saying he hoped she died, court records released Monday show.</p>"Don't know if you go make it hope you don't," he texted Sade Dixon about 20 minutes[...]

Attorney: Inmate believes Hernandez left him a note, gifted a $47,000 watch

Wednesday  21:01,   26 april 2017
WCVB Boston

Attorney Larry Army Jr. told reporters that he believes Aaron Hernandez left a suicide note for his client and intended to leave the man a substantial gift.&nbsp;Army said Monday that his client, inmate Kyle Kennedy, believes he was the intended [...]