News : Crime

NC investigator sought evidence in 1967's 'Lost Colony Murder.' Here's what he found.

Sunday  21:30,   08 july 2018
msn

The N.C. State Bureau of Investigation has hit a dead end in its search for DNA evidence in the July 1967 "Lost Colony Murder."Tony Cummings, a cold-case detective working for the SBI in Eastern North Carolina, said in the spring he would[...]
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San Antonio death penalty case ends in mistrial over attorney’s health

Friday  12:10,   06 july 2018
expressnews

A lawyer’s injury prompted a judge Thursday to declare a mistrial in what would have been the first capital murder case tried in San Antonio since 2015.Brian Flores was 33 and already in jail on two other charges when he was arrested and charged[...]

Dad who beat his five-year-old son to death is sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole

Thursday  23:41,   05 july 2018
dailymail.co.uk

An Orange County, Florida jury decided Thursday to sentence Darell Avant Jr. to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the December 2013 murder of his son, Darell Avant Jr.An Orange County jury took less than an hour to come to their[...]

Mother Dies After Attempting to Break Up Fight at Niece’s Baby Shower, Nephew Charged With Murder

Thursday  23:41,   05 july 2018
lawandcrime

A 39-year-old mother of five attempted to break up a fight between two men at her niece's baby shower. Instead, she was shot by her own nephew, according to police in Riverside, California. Beatrice Romo later died from a wound to her stomach[...]

Nationwide search for three suspects in kidnap and rape of 2 Ohio teens

Wednesday  01:12,   04 july 2018
nbcnews

Investigators believe that all the suspects in the case were in the United States without authorization.Load[...]

Florida man accused of altering $1 money orders, depositing them for more than $2K

Tuesday  23:31,   03 july 2018
usatoday

Police say a Tallahassee man was altered $1 money orders to steal thousands of dollars .On May 4, 2017, James Saintyl deposited two $1 money orders in a bank account. One money order was altered to $1,200 and deposited in an ATM indicating it was[...]

North Carolina Man, 74, Admits Killing Dementia-Stricken Wife to Save Her From Living 'Like a Caged Animal'

Tuesday  23:31,   03 july 2018
insideedition

Frank Mansfield pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in the death of his wife of 53 years, Phyllis.A 74-year-old North Carolina man ended the life of his wife of 53 years to allow his dementia-ridden partner to die with dignity, he told[...]

Autopsies on 2 kids left in car show death from exposure

Tuesday  23:31,   03 july 2018
msn

Autopsies on two small children left strapped in car seats for hours in a closed vehicle have determined that the infant girl and her toddler brother died from exposure, and they suffered no trauma and had no drugs in their bodies. The reports by[...]

Rachel Dolezal, also known as Nkechi Diallo, booked and released on welfare fraud, other charges

Tuesday  15:30,   03 july 2018
foxnews

Former Spokane NAACP President Nkechi Diallo -- who became infamous as Rachel Dolezal, a white woman pretending to be black --was booked and fingerprinted at a Washington state jail Monday as she awaits trial on multiple charges, including welfare[...]

Connecticut man sentenced for killing parents

Sunday  22:15,   01 july 2018
ctpost

BRIDGEPORT - Facing a sentence of 55 years for fatally shooting his mother and father, Kyle Navin defiantly told a judge Friday, “I don’t want to be a show pony for the media,” when asked if he had anything to say. “It’s disgraceful and[...]

Remains found in Arizona ID'd as long-missing woman

Saturday  05:05,   30 june 2018
cbsnews

Jamie Laiaddee's boyfriend, Bryan Stewart, was convicted of murder in November 2011 in a "no-body" homicide caseLaiaddee's boyfriend, Bryan Stewart, was convicted of murder in November 2011 in a "no-body" homicide case. The two had[...]

Man arrested for threatening to murder FCC chair Ajit Pai's family

Saturday  02:41,   30 june 2018
thehill

A California man was arrested Friday by FBI agents on charges of threatening to kill Federal Communications Commission chairmanr Ajit Pai over Pai's role in the Trump administration's repeal of net neutrality protections.The Justice[...]

Man accused of deadly hoax call in Kansas faces arraignment

Friday  18:06,   29 june 2018
msn

<p>A California man accused of making a hoax phone call that led police to fatally shoot an unarmed man in Kansas is scheduled to enter a plea on state charges.</p>Twenty-five-year-old Tyler Barriss is set for arraignment Friday in Sedgwick[...]

Authorities: Feud between residents at senior facility led to fatal shooting of firefighter

Thursday  22:50,   28 june 2018
latimes

LOS ANGELES - A 77-year-old man suspected of shooting and killing a Long Beach Fire Department captain during an emergency call at a high-rise senior living facility had set off an explosive device in an apparent attempt to kill a neighbor,[...]

XXXTentacion Attends His Own Funeral in Haunting Posthumous Video for ‘SAD!’ (Watch)

Thursday  21:56,   28 june 2018
variety

Just 10 days after rapper XXXTentacion was murdered in a suspected robbery and a day after an open-casket public memorial, a music video for his hit song “SAD!” has arrived. In it, the rapper attends his own funeral. His other self jumps out of the[...]