A 19-year-old man was shot and killed in South Los Angeles Saturday after LAPD says he answered the door with a rifle in hand. Police confirmed Saturday night that that gun was in fact an airsoft gun.
- Miami Herald
An illicit early morning joy ride ended in tragedy Sunday in Southwest Florida, an area still reeling from Hurricane Ian.
- NBC News
An 8-month-old girl and her parents were kidnapped in Merced County, California, on Monday, by a person described as armed and dangerous, authorities said.
- Raleigh News and Observer
She faces multiple charges, including attempted murder and malicious castration.
NYPD asks for help after man follows woman into Chinatown apartment building and sexually assaults her
The New York Police Department is asking the public for help in finding a man sexually assaulted a woman in her Chinatown apartment building. The attacker followed the 27-year-old woman into her building near Market Street and Madison Street on Sept. 24, police said. In surveillance video of the incident, the woman is seen being pinned against the wall in her vestibule as the culprit tries to kiss her and forcibly grope her buttocks, breasts and groin, according to the NYPD.
- E! News
Eliza Fletcher's body was found three days after she was abducted during her morning run. The man accused of killing her has also been charged with a violent crime that was reported a year ago.
- WLS – Chicago
One suspect threatened an employee with a hammer when they called 911, police said.
- Modesto Bee
He was repeatedly hit in the head with a baseball bat, authorities say.
A man has been arrested after Tulsa police say his alleged victim shot him in the foot.
- Fresno Bee
In an update Monday, police said the fatal shooting happened at the Soul Brothers clubhouse.
Robert Kelley, vice president of New York City’s Transport Union, slammed the city’s bail reform on national television following a repeat offender’s attack on a “hero” subway employee nearly two months ago. Kelley criticized the city’s bail reform during his appearance on “Fox & Friends First” on Monday, more than a month after Alexander Wright, 49, was accused of assaulting an off-duty subway worker in the Bronx in August. The new bail reform must be changed.
Elderly Asian woman attacked and robbed of life savings by men posing as construction workers in California
The granddaughter of an elderly Asian woman in Daly City, California, is speaking out after her grandmother was assaulted and robbed of her life savings by three men pretending to be utility workers. Surveillance footage at the 70-year-old woman’s home shows a man wearing a construction worker vest, a hard hat and holding a laptop. “He was pretending to be someone from PG&E, to try and trick my grandmother into letting him to the house,” Skylar, the victim’s granddaughter, told NBC Bay Area.
- Tallahassee Democrat
Marion Harmon, a former FAMU professor arrested in 2021 on 57 counts of animal cruelty charges, struck a plea deal with state prosecutors Monday.
- Business Insider
A woman is suing Hertz after being accused of stealing a rental car she'd paid for and getting arrested 4 times over the incident, lawsuit says
Dozens of customers are taking legal action against Hertz over wrongful arrests after their rental cars were reported to police as being stolen.
- Associated Press
Two of the four former Minneapolis police officers who were convicted of violating George Floyd’s civil rights during the May 2020 restraint that killed him are scheduled to begin serving their federal sentences Tuesday. J. Alexander Kueng and Tou Thao are scheduled to report to the U.S. Marshals Service on Tuesday morning. The Bureau of Prisons typically would assign them to a federal facility, but authorities have not publicly said where they will go.
- Business Insider
Michael Fanone, a former DC police officer who was attacked at the Capitol riot, said he's 'broke' and that speaking out about January 6 'destroyed my career'
Michael Fanone told Rolling Stone he knew shortly after testifying about being assaulted on January 6 that his law enforcement career was over.
- Democrat and Chronicle
Devin Tribunella is again in trouble and again in jail.
- Palm Beach Daily News
Nikolas Cruz is facing the death penalty after pleading guilty to killing 17 people and wounding 17 others at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Chinese billionaire Liu Qiandong has settled a case with Liu Jingyao, a University of Minnesota graduate who accused him of raping her in Minneapolis in 2018. The 49-year-old founder and CEO of e-commerce giant JD.com, also known as Richard Liu, was accused of raping the former University of Minnesota student after a night out with a group of Chinese executives. State prosecutors said in December 2018 that no charges would be filed against Liu, who has denied raping Jingyao.
Nevada mother arrested after she stormed inside a school bus to attack driver when he dropped their kids off an hour late: report
The driver pulled over several times because the children were out of control. One child attempted to hold the steering wheel, the Las Vegas Journal reported.
- Patriot Ledger
Reynold Buono, who has been free on bail while awaiting trial, changed his plea to guilty when faced with two counts of rape of a child with force.