News : Crime

All explosives stolen from worksite believed recovered

Monday  19:36,   23 april 2018
Associated Press

Law enforcement authorities say they believe they have recovered all of the explosives stolen from a worksite in Pennsylvania. The theft of dynamite and 400 blasting caps from a Gregory General Contracting Company site was reported a week ago[...]

2 Student Murders Have Binghamton University on Edge

Monday  18:35,   23 april 2018
The New York Times

Weeks after a student was strangled at her home, another student was stabbed to death in his dorm.VESTAL, N.Y. — Students at Binghamton University awoke one morning last week to an alert from school officials: A freshman had been stabbed in his[...]

Man tasered on AA flight after allegedly fondling female passenger

Monday  18:35,   23 april 2018
NBC News

A video shows suspect Jacob A. Garcia struggling with police until officers are forced to use a taser on him.Prior to takeoff, the boyfriend of a woman on the plane contacted authorities after he said Jacob A. Garcia began touching her, Miami-Dade[...]

At least 12 wounded in Chicago shootings Sunday through Monday

Monday  18:25,   23 april 2018
Chicago Tribune

<p></p><p>At least 12 people were wounded by gunfire in Chicago Sunday through early Monday, including an off-duty Dolton detective who was attacked as he walked up to his home on the South Side, according to police.</p>Darryl Hope was[...]

His convictions were overturned; he's in failing health. Will Bobby Joe Maxwell gain freedom in '70s serial killer case?

Monday  17:51,   23 april 2018
Tribune News Service

Shortly before Christmas, Bobby Joe Maxwell suffered a massive heart attack, leaving him unable to move or speak. By all accounts, he is unlikely to recover. Yet Maxwell’s name is on a court docket in Los Angeles, where he is awaiting retrial in a[...]

Utah parents kill their 2 children before themselves after believing mom had terminal disease

Monday  15:30,   23 april 2018
FOX News

A couple who recently moved from Switzerland to Utah planned a murder-suicide that left their family of four dead, buying sleeping pills and researching shootings, according to a police report on the investigation into the deaths that was released[...]

Waffle House suspect still being sought; residents on alert

Monday  15:10,   23 april 2018
Associated Press

As an intensive manhunt continued Monday for a half-naked man suspected in the slayings of four people at a Waffle House restaurant, authorities shared reports of previous efforts to contain the gun-loving man with paranoid delusions. More than 80[...]

Travis Reinking: What we know about the Waffle House shooting suspect

Monday  09:25,   23 april 2018
CNN

The Waffle House shooting suspect thought Taylor Swift was stalking him and showed other signs of delusion, according to police incident reports.Reinking told a Secret Service officer at the northeast entrance that he was a "sovereign citizen" who[...]

Massive manhunt for Waffle House shooting suspect

Monday  08:50,   23 april 2018
CNN

A massive manhunt is underway for the gunman accused of killing four people early Sunday at a Waffle House near Nashville, Tennessee. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has added 29-year-old Travis Reinking to its "Top 10 Most Wanted" list after[...]

Florida authorities use dead man's finger in attempt to unlock phone

Monday  07:25,   23 april 2018
FOX News

Florida authorities went to a funeral home and used a dead man’s finger to try to unlock his cellphone as part of an investigation, a report said Sunday. Linus Phillip, 30, was killed by a Largo police officer last month after authorities say he[...]

Waffle House shooting victims ID'd as worker, star athlete

Monday  05:20,   23 april 2018
CBS News

Four people died when a suspect opened fire early Sunday at a Tennessee restaurant; all the victims were in their 20s"Hero" customer wrestled rifle away from Waffle House[...]

Man fought gunman: He 'was going to have to work to kill me'

Monday  03:20,   23 april 2018
Associated Press

The man who wrestled the gun away from the Waffle House shooting suspect in Tennessee said Sunday if he were going to die, the gunman would "have to work to kill me."Police are calling James Shaw Jr. a hero for saving lives in the busy[...]

NYPD searching for man in MAGA hat over alleged assault

Monday  00:30,   23 april 2018
The Hill

New York City police are searching for a man in a "Make America Great Again" shirt and hat who allegedly pushed a man onto the subway tracks on Friday. Police say the suspect, described as a black man, got into a verbal dispute with the[...]

Man Hailed Hero After Wrestling Gun Away From Waffle House Shooter

Sunday  23:32,   22 april 2018
Inside Edition

He said he knew there would not be another chance.A patron at a Tennessee Waffle House where a gunman opened fire, killing four people, is being hailed a[...]

Alleged fraudsters target ill 9/11 heroes

Sunday  22:40,   22 april 2018
New York Daily News

First responders left sickened by the toxic fumes they inhaled at Ground Zero are now falling prey to scam artists.A crew of callous cons have been reaching out to sufferers from 9/11-related illnesses, claiming to be members of the federal[...]