He was booked into jail on September 8 for a drug trafficking charge.
- USA TODAY
Women's rights activists are fighting to prevent a lawyer accused of beating his girlfriend from becoming a state judge.
- The Daily Beast
Merced County Sheriff’s OfficeThe suspect arrested in the cold-blooded kidnapping and murder of an eight-month-old baby, her parents, and her uncle had a yearlong feud with the victims, a sheriff said Thursday.A farm worker found the bodies of infant Aroohi Dheri, her mother Jasleen Kaur, 27, father Jasdeep Singh, 36, and uncle Amadeep Singh, 39, in an almond orchard in a remote region of the San Joaquin Valley in California late Wednesday. They were kidnapped at gunpoint from their trucking bus
The officer, who had been with the San Antonio Police Department for seven months, was fired following the incident.
- USA TODAY
The suspect in the kidnapping and killing of a central California family was a former employee of the family who had a longstanding dispute with them.
- CBS News
A person of interest was taken into custody Tuesday. He is in critical condition after attempting suicide, authorities said.
An unidentified man is being hailed as a hero after reportedly preventing a carjacking that targeted an elderly Asian man. The unverified incident was filmed in a video posted by an Instagram page called Black and Asian Souls Unite and reposted by Jackfroot.
- KSBW - Monterey Videos
Capitola woman arrested in vacation rental scam investigation, police say
The Austin Police Department says it is investigating an officer-involved shooting that left a 29-year-old man dead. On Oct. 6, the Austin Police Department released videos of the incident.
- Associated Press
Sweden’s domestic security agency said Thursday that its preliminary investigation of leaks from two Russian gas pipelines in the Baltic Sea “has strengthened the suspicions of serious sabotage” as the cause and a prosecutor said evidence at the site has been seized. The Swedish Security Service said the probe confirmed that “detonations" caused extensive damage to the Nord Stream 1 and Nord Stream 2 pipelines last week.
- The Advocate
Ahmad Abu Marhia had been living in Israel while awaiting asylum in Canada.
What motivates a man to commit such depraved acts?
A Baltimore man was recently arrested for coaxing squeegee workers into his truck and taking them to a home in West Baltimore and shooting them, according to charging documents obtained by WJZ.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The men were found with several gunshot wounds, police said.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Day 4 of the Waukesha Christmas Parade attack trial: Brooks used SUV as 'battering ram,' prosecutors say in opening statements
After more than a dozen interruptions, Darrell Brooks Jr. was again removed to a neighboring courtroom at the start of the trial Thursday in the Waukesha Christmas Parade attack.
- The Daily Beast
Merced County Sheriff’s OfficeThe family of four who were kidnapped Monday at gunpoint have been discovered dead, authorities confirmed late Wednesday night, as details begin to emerge about their suspected kidnapper’s violent past. Merced County Sheriff Vernon Warnke announced the deaths in a press conference, saying “our worst fears have been confirmed,” with the missing family members’ bodies located in an “extremely remote” area.The kidnapping itself was captured on closed circuit TV, which
- Macon Telegraph
The 20-month-old was last seen on Oct. 5, police said.
- Asheville Citizen-Times
After a decision by Henderson County DA Andrew Murray, most school board members are silent on video of SRO Alan Brackett striking fifth grader.
- LA Times
Kathy and Katrina were robbed at gunpoint by Jesus Manuel Salgado in 2005. They are horrified that he's now accused of kidnapping and killing a Merced family.
- Detroit Free Press
Jason Kolkema allegedly whipped his girlfriend with a belt during an argument in his downtown Muskegon apartment.
The Pennsylvania Senate candidate spoke in front of the vehicle, which sports a swastika on the side, during a fundraiser in California.