News : Crime

Michigan judge rescinds order in sex offender custody case

Wednesday  01:10,   18 october 2017
Associated Press

A Michigan judge on Tuesday rescinded his order that gave a convicted sex offender joint legal custody of a child born to a woman who said the man raped her when she was 12.Sanilac County Judge Gregory Ross stressed that he was unaware of[...]

Did a Convicted Texas Murderer Reveal He Was a Serial Killer?

Wednesday  00:15,   18 october 2017
People

Nearly 20 years ago, in letters he wrote to local prosecutors, Texas murderer Edward Harold Bell claimed the Marine he’d shot and killed in 1978 was not his only victim. In fact, he said, there were seven others, all girls. Years later, in a series[...]

Florida deputies issue warning after young boy nearly attacked by clown

Wednesday  00:15,   18 october 2017
FOX News

Florida deputies have issued a warning after an 11-year-old boy in Volusia County was nearly attacked by a man dressed as a clown.As Halloween nears, so do the clown[...]

Man Killed Girlfriend's 8-Year-Old Son Because He Might Have Been Gay: Prosecutor

Wednesday  00:14,   18 october 2017
Inside Edition

Isauro Aguirre allegedly tortured and killed Gabriel Fernandez. A California man on trial for allegedly murdering his girlfriend's young son is accused of carrying out the crime because the thought the boy was gay.Isauro Aguirre, 32, is also[...]

Florida man kills mom's friend for pursuing his imaginary girlfriend

Wednesday  00:14,   18 october 2017
FOX News

A Florida man started shooting at police after he killed a family friend -- who he believed was flirting with his imaginary girlfriend, officials said. Brian Disario, 30, of Port Richey, allegedly shot and killed his mother’s friend, David[...]

Federal inmate sparred death penalty for fourth murder

Tuesday  22:50,   17 october 2017
Associated Press

A federal inmate with end-stage renal disease has been spared the death penalty for his fourth murder conviction and the second committed while behind bars.Jurors in Missouri announced Monday that they couldn't reach a unanimous decision to[...]

22 shot in Chicago over the weekend, 9 fatally

Tuesday  22:20,   17 october 2017
Tribune News Service

CHICAGO - A 64-year-old teacher killed by a stray bullet. A young mother slain on the front steps of her home. A grade school girl shot and critically wounded in the chest, apparently by accident.They were among the 22 people shot in Chicago over[...]

Delaware indicts 18 inmates in deadly prison riot

Tuesday  22:06,   17 october 2017
Associated Press

Delaware has indicted eighteen inmates in a deadly riot and hostage-taking at the state's maximum-security prison, most of them on murder[...]

Nebraska man accused of helping Florida girlfriend kill self

Tuesday  21:55,   17 october 2017
Associated Press

Investigators say a Nebraska man facing an assisted suicide charge in his Florida girlfriend's death believed she had stage-four cancer, but an autopsy didn't find any tumors.Cass County sheriff's deputies charged Matthew J. Stubbendieck[...]

Official: Call led to arrest of serial killer

Tuesday  20:56,   17 october 2017
Associated Press

A suspected serial killer was arrested in Louisiana last week after he called a sheriff's office and claimed responsibility for a string of shootings that killed three men and wounded a fourth, according to a law enforcement official. Ryan[...]

2 charged with attempting bank heist while dressed as nuns

Tuesday  20:56,   17 october 2017
Associated Press

TANNERSVILLE, Pa. — Two women have been charged with trying to rob a bank in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains while dressed as nuns.Nineteen-year-old Swahilys Pedraza-Rodriguez, of New Haven, Connecticut, and 23-year-old Melisa Aquino Arias, of[...]

Child dies after 325-pound adult sat on her as punishment

Tuesday  20:07,   17 october 2017
USA TODAY SPORTS

PENSACOLA, Fla. — A 9-year-old Pensacola child died Saturday after her 325-pound cousin allegedly sat on her as punishment for misbehavior, according to an Escambia County Sheriff's Office report. PENSACOLA, Fla. — A 9-year-old[...]

Prosecutors say Massachusetts man was Islamic State plotter

Tuesday  20:07,   17 october 2017
Reuters

Federal prosecutors on Tuesday said a Massachusetts man accused of plotting to attack police and behead a conservative blogger was a passionate supporter of the Islamic State militant group who recruited people including his own uncle into the[...]

Connecticut hero barber died protecting customers

Tuesday  19:41,   17 october 2017
Connecticut Post

Deon Rodney died a hero. When a masked gunman chased his intended victim into Rodney’s Park Avenue barbershop Saturday evening, the 31-year-old barber instinctively[...]

Julia Jacobson's Ex-Husband Arrested on Suspicion of her Murder

Tuesday  18:11,   17 october 2017
NBC News

37-year-old Julia Jacobson was last seen on September 2, 2017 in Ontario, California. Her car was found abandoned five days later near her apartment. Police have not yet located her remains. 1/4 SLIDES [...]