Our top crime stories for the week of Nov. 7: Lake Havasu teachers fired for OnlyFans content; Payson man on meth buys owl from gas station, arrested for DUI; Man critically injured after being shot by Circle K clerk in Phoenix; Phoenix family of man found in a canal wants answers about what led up to his death; and 2 teens shot outside north Phoenix apartment complex.
Archaeologists think they’ve identified the mystery object that was unearthed by beach erosion caused by hurricanes Ian and Nicole in Volusia County.
- USA TODAY
One year since initial reports of needle spiking in UK nightlife, the threat persists across Europe. And Americans don't know better.
- In The Know by Yahoo
Man slams couple for ‘purposely excluding’ friend from their party: ‘Good for you for putting your foot down’
His feelings were hurt.
- Good Morning America
Moscow, Idaho, police are looking for more information on the movements of University of Idaho students Xana Kernodle and Ethan Chapin, who were at the Sigma Chi fraternity house in the hours before they were killed along with two other Idaho students last month. Police said the couple, both 20 years old, was believed to be at Chapin's frat house from 9 p.m. on Nov. 12 to 1:45 a.m. on Nov. 13. Chapin and Kernodle's timeline "seems to be one of the larger areas that we don't have a lot of information in," Idaho State Police spokesman Aaron Snell told ABC News.
An Arizona cult leader accused of taking more than 20 women and girls as wives 'constantly' said he wanted to kiss and touch his underage daughter, FBI says
The man told his underage daughter that "if his feelings were right, he would make her have a child," according to an FBI affidavit.
- FTW Outdoors
Two men caught hunting on private land without the landowner’s consent were arrested, and one of the perpetrators faces eight charges.
- Idaho Statesman
Moscow police addressed questions and speculation made by the public and family members of the four stabbing victims.
Notes indicate Trump Organization tax-fraud jury may be zipping through deliberations on its 2nd day
There are nine counts. On Monday, jurors wanted a read-back of the law for count 2. On Tuesday, they asked for readbacks on counts 6, 7, 8, and 9.
- Miami Herald
He said he didn’t know it was unlawful to hit a police horse, officials say.
- Fox News
Isaac White-Carter, 20, of San Francisco, California, was arrested in connection with a brutal attack on a fast-food worker that caused her to lose her eye last month.
Photos on Twitter appear to show Caroline Ellison in New York City, prompting speculation of FTX-linked plea deal
The person believed to be Ellison was seen at a coffee shop in Manhattan.
- WSB Cox articles
Two people are suspected of stealing merchandise valued at over $200,000 from a Target distribution center.
Texas Woman Accused Of Repeatedly Stabbing Boyfriend On Thanksgiving After Accusing Him Of 'Not Helping Her With The Bills'
A Texas woman is out on bond after authorities say she repeatedly stabbed her boyfriend on Thanksgiving after accusing him of “not helping her with the bills,” according to court records. Cassandra Gutierrez, 30, was released on bond Thursday after being charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for the alleged stabbing, which left her boyfriend injured but alive, Law & Crime reports. Gutierrez and her 42-year-old boyfriend had been dating for about a year when investigators said they
Timothy Luther Olson Jr., 52, was on the radar of several Wisconsin police departments after three women fell unconscious while on dates with him. He was arrested Nov. 29 in a separate kidnapping case.
Police said a man noticed several people trying to steal a catalytic converter from a parked car around 3 a.m. in the 2800 block of West Grace Street. One of the offenders pointed a gun at the man, who happened to have a weapon.
A motorist from Quincy, Massachusetts, has been arrested and charged after allegedly hitting an Asian man and dragging him for hundreds of yards before flinging him into a construction ditch while making anti-Chinese remarks. It all started when the victim — who was standing outside a local post office with his sister and her three children — called out the driver for speeding. The family stayed and collected the driver’s information.
- Sacramento Bee
The reported assault occurred Sunday afternoon in Auburn.
Six witnesses testified Monday in the high profile criminal trial against Pierce County Sheriff Ed Troyer. Washington State Attorney General’s Office charged Troyer with two misdemeanor counts, including false reporting for an incident on Jan. 27, 2021.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The woman refused to come back and pick up the buckets, saying it “was not her problem,” police said.
Zahkee Austin is accused of a spate of violence that began with a carjacking in Philadelphia and went on to include a home invasion at a townhome in the suburbs were two people were shot.