A pedestrian was killed in Billerica on Saturday night after being hit by a car on Route 3.
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A 73-year-old New York grandmother outsmarted scammers who pretended to be her grandson and said he needed $8,000 to be bailed out of jail
"I told him I had the money in the house, and I figured, he's not going to fall for that. Well, he fell for that hook, line, and sinker," the woman said.
Two Canadians died of gunshot wounds after an argument turned violent at a resort near Cancun on Mexico's Caribbean coast, authorities said on Friday. Both guests at the upscale resort on the Riviera Maya of Quintana Roo state had criminal records, said Mexican officials, citing information from the Canadian police. Mexican police are searching for another person thought to have fired the shots who had a "long" criminal record in Canada, said the attorney general's office in Quintana Roo, home to a stretch of white-sand beach resorts and lush jungles.
A Florida teenager is accused of tracking the movements of a man who regularly jogged past his home with the intention of killing him and keeping his corpse in his closet “to play with.” Logan Smith, 18, was arrested on Monday and charged with one count of attempted murder in connection with the failed strangling of the victim near Smith's Cocoa home, according to an arrest report from the Brevard County Sheriff's Office, obtained by Orlando outlet WOFL reports. One week before his arrest, Smith
Law enforcement seized 20 firearm, about 5,000 rounds of ammunition and numerous high-capacity magazines from a Ravenna Township home on Friday.
- The State
The witness also told police that David Bennett Galloway III lied to a group of teenage girls about his age on the night of the assault.
- Associated Press
A truck carrying about 100 monkeys was involved in a crash Friday in Pennsylvania, state police said as authorities searched for at least three of the monkeys that appeared to have escaped the vehicle. The truck carrying the animals crashed with a dump truck in the afternoon in Montour County, Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Andrea Pelachick told the Daily Item. Authorities have asked residents who might see the monkeys to call state police at 570-524-2662.
Evoking "Weekend at Bernie's," the incident occurred after a man was told the pensioner must be present to collect the money, reports said.
- NBC News
A New York couple has been arrested and charged after launching a hateful rant caught on video against a family on a Long Island Rail Road train.
- Kansas City Star
The children were forced to leave their home after a fight with their mother, police say.
A former Arizona Air Force airman who apparently resented the Mennonites has been sentenced to life for abducting and killing a Mennonite Sunday school teacher. Mark Gooch, 22, was sentenced to life for murder on Wednesday for the 2020 killing of Sasha Krause, 27, 12NEWS reports. He received an extra five years for kidnapping; the sentences will run consecutively. Coconino County Superior Court Judge Cathleen Brown Nichols, who presided over the judgment, called the killing "the most senseless c
- KTRK – Houston
On Thursday, Lacey Jo Cunningham was found guilty of having a sexual relationship with a female student at Woodlands Christian Academy, officials say.
- Miami Herald
A Miami couple was arrested Friday after an investigation found they stole $2.5 million from a Florida Keys fish house they managed and from several commercial fishermen, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office said.
- Kansas City Star
In February 2019, Crystal Smith was working as a teacher at the Bluejacket-Flint Elementary School when she was caught on surveillance cameras kicking a 5-year-old girl.
Man Faces Up to 20 Years in Prison for Allegedly Mooning Passengers and Assaulting Attendant During Flight
Authorities arrested Shane McInerney earlier this month after he created a series of disturbances on a Delta flight to NYC. He's been released on $20,000 bond.
- The Courier Journal
Police believe the two larger men, seen wearing a blue hoodie and the other a white shirt in a video, murdered the third person, in the green hoodie.
Hanifa Abubakar was allegedly kidnapped for ransom and then killed by the owner of her school.
- The Daily Beast
Norwalk Police DepartmentA Connecticut government official gunned down her tenant this week over a rent payment dispute, police say.Ellen Wink, 61, was arrested Thursday after she allegedly shot and killed a tenant in her building, 54-year-old Kurt Lametta. Police say it was Wink herself who called the police about the shooting at her Norwalk building, where they arrived to find Lametta suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.Wink—a local landlord and the city
- Bucks County Courier Times
Middletown police found 14 catalytic converters, suspected to be stolen from vehicles throughout the region, during a traffic stop.
A Black woman involved in a botched Chicago police raid got a $2.9 million settlement. She said she would have rather seen the cops get fired.
The city of Chicago agreed to a $2.9 million settlement with Anjanette Young after police targeting the wrong house handcuffed her naked in 2019.
Lori Vallow’s brother said “death isn’t good enough” for his jailed sister. Vallow’s older brother Adam Cox made the comments during a new interview with ABC News’ “20/20” exploring Vallow’s past, her attitude today while behind bars and the divide the disturbing accusations against her have caused within her family. Vallow and her fifth husband Chad Daybell, a religious author who often wrote about the end of days, are facing murder charges in the death of two of her children, 7-year-old Joshua