A man who was arrested in Phoenix in connection to the disappearance of a missing 4-year-old Oklahoma girl allegedly beat her to death before burying her body.
A positive identification was announced one day after funeral services were held for Athena Brownfield, a child who loved "Baby Shark" and whose favorite color was purple.
“I wouldn't change anything I did,” said the defendant.
- Detroit Free Press
Armani Kelly, Montoya Givens and Dante Wicker were set to perform at a Detroit club on Jan. 21. No one has heard from the three men since.
Michele Gile provides continued coverage on the tragic incident that occurred in Dana Point on Wednesday, when a cyclist was struck from behind by a vehicle before the driver got out and stabbed him. Authorities have now identified both the victim and the suspect involved.
- BuzzFeed News
A Former Coworker Of Alex Murdaugh Described The Moment She Discovered That He Was Allegedly Stealing From Clients And His Law Firm
Prosecutors have argued Alex Murdaugh killed his wife and son to buy himself time and sympathy as his colleagues began to discover his extensive financial crimes.View Entire Post ›
- LA Times
After a gun battle and a series of raids across Tulare County, authorities said they have arrested two men in the killings of six in Goshen last month.
- Kansas City Star
The nurse raped the 15-year-old student a total of 12 times over four months.
- Associated Press
A federal judge in Wisconsin ruled Wednesday that a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the father of a man shot and killed by Kyle Rittenhouse during a protest in 2020 can proceed against Rittenhouse, police officers and others. The father of Anthony Huber, one of two men shot and killed by Rittenhouse, filed the lawsuit in 2021, accusing officers of allowing for a dangerous situation that violated his son's constitutional rights and resulted in his death. Anthony Huber's father, John Huber, also alleged that Rittenhouse, who was 17 at the time of the shootings, conspired with law enforcement to cause harm to protestors.
- NBC News
Police near Detroit found a car belonging to one of three missing rappers who have not been seen for nearly two weeks, officials said Thursday.
- WSB Cox articles
A teacher is accused of body slamming a student, temporarily knocking him unconscious, and Channel 2 Action News has obtained video of the fight leading up to the alleged assault.
- NBC News
A New Jersey man faces up to 10 years behind bars after he hired a hitman and paid $20,000 in Bitcoin to kill a 14-year-old, prosecutors said.
- The State
Alex Murdaugh’s finances were a mess as the former attorney was deeply in debt and involved in questionable transactions at the time his wife and son were killed, a witness at his murder trial said Friday.
- The Daily Beast
Italy Carabinieri handoutROME—A hit man for the notorious Calabrian ’Ndrangheta mafia has been arrested working in a pizzeria in France after nearly 17 years on the run. Edgardo Greco, 63, was taken into custody on Thursday in the French hamlet of Saint-Etienne, where he had risen to fame as an “authentic Italian pizza maker” using the fake name Paolo Dimitrio. The arrest, supported by Interpol, was hailed in Italy as another anti-mafia success after the capture in January of Sicilian Cosa Nostr
- Miami Herald
The attack left Thony Roy “brain dead,” according to a report. He died four days later.
- Fox News
Minnesota police employees nurse injured puppy back to health after fleeing suspects toss him from car window
Sheriff's office workers in Minnesota are helping a puppy they named "Taho" to recover from a broken leg after he was thrown from a window by suspects involved in a car chase.
New video shows when Riverside police arrived at a home where two “severely malnourished” children were said to have been living.
- Business Insider
Two years before beating Tyre Nichols, a Memphis police officer didn't report that a colleague ripped a woman out of her car and dislocated her shoulder just for laughing
Demetrius Haley, who is now charged with Nichols' murder, received a written reprimand in November 2021 for failing to report the use of force.
- Fox News
California woman wanted after stealing victim's puppy during violent assault in broad daylight, police say
A woman is wanted in Bell Gardens, California, after authorities say she violently assaulted another woman and stole her Maltipoo puppy in broad daylight on Monday.
- Ocala Star Banner
Joseph Lindsey Charles Bailey was charged with DUI manslaughter in the death of Barbara Margaret A jury found him guilty; a judge imposed prison time.
- The Root
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