A retired Baltimore City police officer was arrested on sex abuse charges involving children, Baltimore County police said. County police said the allegations arose after James Weems Jr. was shot by his wife Thursday at a Washington, D.C., hotel. He is expected to survive and remains hospitalized in police custody pending extradition. Documents obtained by our sister station, WRC-TV, from the Metropolitan Police Department in D.C. indicate Weems was placed under arrest Monday night at a hospital. Weems, 57, is accused of sexually abusing as many as three children while working at The Kidz Kastle Child Development Center, a day care facility in Owings Mills, run by his wife, county police said.
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Tennessee Department of CorrectionA woman who shared a kiss with a prisoner during a visitation in Tennessee has been charged with murder after the inmate died shortly after their exchange.Rachel Dollard was taken into custody over the weekend by special agents from the Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) and the Dickson County Sheriff’s Department, the TDOC confirmed in a statement on Tuesday. She is accused of smuggling drugs into the Turney Center Industrial Complex.Dollard is facing ch
A man and woman were arrested at Cedar Point after four witnesses told police they saw the couple engaged in sexual intercourse while on one of the amusement park’s rides on Sunday.
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Authorities in Northern California have announced a new phase in the ongoing search for a teenager who disappeared after a party 11 days ago. Kiely Rodni, 16, was last seen on Aug. 6 around 12:30 a.m. local time near the Prosser Family Campground in the small town of Truckee, some 20 miles north of Lake Tahoe. "Her cellphone went dead and became virtually untraceable shortly after," Angela Musallam, public information officer for the Placer County Sheriff's Office, told ABC News during an interview that aired Aug. 9 on "Good Morning America."
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A police report obtained by E! News details Ariana Biermann's conversation with officers during her DUI arrest. Plus, hear her mom Kim Zolciak-Biermann's response to the charges Ariana is facing.
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Wendy's employee Antoine Kendrick is being charged with second degree murder after altercation with customer.
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A mother is suing after she says an officer broke down her door, went inside her home and slammed her to the ground.
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The Oklahoma mom said she was only inside the Walmart for five minutes, but police said footage revealed she was shopping for at least a half hour.
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Four human trafficking suspects were also arrested.
A door that was opened into the side of a pickup truck led to a massive brawl at a beach in Winchester, authorities said.
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Police said a woman who recognized the child pulled in behind the car, blew her horn and told the child to get out of the vehicle.
Police arrested a woman who assaulted an 89-year-old man in Chinatown in Vancouver, Canada. The senior was walking alone along Main and Keefer streets in Chinatown when he was approached by Patricia MacDonald, 58, who knocked him to the ground at around 10:45 a.m. on Aug. 13, according to the Vancouver police. Howard Chow told Global News.
The Justice Department will reveal the names only if it presses criminal charges against Trump so that the cooperation of other witnesses isn't jeopardized.
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A 23-year-old man who formerly lived in New Philadelphia has been sentenced to a year in prison for gross sexual imposition
A viral video shows a Korean man in his 40s verbally abusing a mother for her crying child during a one-hour flight from Seoul to Jeju. Around 4 p.m. on Tuesday, the male passenger in his 40s began berating a mother on an Air Busan flight from Gimpo Airport, located in Seoul, to Jeju-do, South Korea’s largest island.
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Cellphone video showed the man slamming the weapon into the Woodland Hills stand on Sunday and smashing a table, allegedly after verbally assaulting the vendor and threatening to kill him. The suspect is believed to be a man who has targeted vendors previously.
The former New York City mayor "knows he lied" and has backed himself into a corner ahead of this week's grand jury appearance.
One of two male suspects has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery at a 99 Ranch Market in Rowland Heights, California, on July 9. The victims, an Asian couple, were reportedly walking to their vehicle when the pair of hooded robbers approached them and demanded the male victim’s watch. The robbers pistol-whipped the victims before they could comply.
- Austin American-Statesman
A man is accused of raping a pedestrian at knifepoint Sunday evening in North Austin in an alley beneath the Interstate 35 overpass at U.S. 290, according to an arrest affidavit. Thomas J. Merritt,…
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via GoFundMeIn the wake of the Highland Park Fourth of July parade mass shooting, the story of 8-year-old Cooper Roberts’ survival was embraced by many following updates on the boy’s recovery.And more than a month after the massacre, Roberts is long out of intensive care—but his family says he is now in “constant pain” and “hopeless, sad, and angry” at the realization he is paralyzed.In a sobering and gut-wrenching statement released Tuesday, the Roberts family said they want people to see the u
If Trump is convicted for violating the Espionage Act and two other federal laws, he could face up to 33 years in prison, legal experts say
Trump could be facing greater legal peril after the FBI searched his Mar-a-Lago residence.