Eric LaMountain is charged with murder in the shooting death of Gavin Wood. Court documents say Wood was his ex-girlfriend's new boyfriend.
“I wouldn't change anything I did,” said the defendant.
- Miami Herald
An elementary school teacher in Homestead was charged Wednesday with having sex with one of his students. The relationship, police said the 13-year-old victim told them, was “romantic” after referring to him as her “boyfriend.”
- 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.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Police received a tip that the suspect was at the Dallas Aquarium looking at animal exhibits.
- 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.
- 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.
- Fox News
Bryan Kohberger frequented Idaho Student Union Building before murders and had a staring problem: report
University of Idaho stabbings suspect Bryan Kohberger hung out at the Student Union before the crime despite attending a different school, a new report claims.
- 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.
- Associated Press
Appearing before a federal judge after pleading guilty to a felony charge in the deadly Capitol riot, former West Virginia lawmaker Derrick Evans expressed remorse for letting down his family and his community, saying he made a “crucial mistake." Less than a year later, Evans is portraying himself as a victim of a politically motivated prosecution as he runs to serve in the same building he stormed on Jan. 6, 2021. Evans is now calling the Justice Department's Jan. 6 prosecutions a “miscarriage of justice" and describes himself on twitter as a “J6 Patriot."
- 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
- 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.
- 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.
- Yahoo News
A Los Angeles County police department is facing intense criticism this week after a video surfaced on social media of two officers fatally shooting a double amputee moving away from them.
- The Root
As told to by Kalyn Womack:
- Sacramento Bee
A man tried to help the woman and baby, but the driver exited his car and attacked him with a “dangerous instrument,” police told news outlets.
- Fox News
Two witnesses in the Alex Murdaugh murder trial testified Wednesday that they can hear the South Carolina lawyer's voice in a video recorded by Paul Murdaugh on June 7, 2021.