Police investigating armed robbery in Swanton
- ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Two-time national champion quarterback Stetson Bennett has landed in some legal trouble in Dallas. Police told WFAA that Bennett was arrested around 6 a.m. on Sunday for public intoxication. Officers responded to calls about a man banging on doors and encountered Bennett, although it’s not clear if he was the one doing the banging. Officers [more]
- NBC News
An infant who was recently returned to his mother from an alleged kidnapping died Saturday after he was rushed to the hospital.
- The Telegraph
The first victim of Isla Bryson, and the mother of one of his children, say it is "impossible" not to say the transgender rapist is a man and should not have been allowed in a women's prison.
- Miami Herald
This Venezuelan cattle rancher didn’t want to sell his lands, so he stood up to Diosdado Cabello
- Idaho Statesman
A jury has awarded an Oregon woman $1 million in damages after finding she was discriminated against by a gas station employee who told her, “I don’t serve Black people.”.
- Kansas City Star
“I knew right away she didn’t run away,” her brother said. “The red flag for me was the phone.”
- Patriot Ledger
The 8-month-old boy who was seriously injured inside his Duxbury home Tuesday night has died of his injuries at a Boston hospital.
- Fox News
Footage shows Utah lawmaker Bruce Adams berating officers who arrested his son on a burglary warrant last year, with one officer saying Adams was attempting to "intimidate."
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The family woke up to the sound of shattering glass and a booming voice from a megaphone outside.
- The Courier Journal
The Alabama man oversaw millions of dollars worth of drug shipments from a dangerous Mexican cartel.
- ABC News
Three women, all out-of-state tourists, were killed and four people were injured in the second mass shooting to erupt in Los Angeles County in eight days -- the sixth in California this month, according to police. The latest shooting occurred Saturday in the upscale Beverly Crest neighborhood of Los Angeles, bordering Beverly Hills. The mass-casualty shooting unfolded around 2:30 a.m. when police received multiple 911 calls of a shooting in progress at a short-term luxury rental home, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
- The Holland Sentinel
An Ionia County couple just wanted their granite countertops. In the end, they got them — and the contractor was arrested.
- The State
The admission comes as Alex Murdaugh’s defense team seeks to undermine confidence in how the state handled the crime scene where Paul and Maggie Murdaugh were shot to death.
A 91-year-old woman has reportedly fallen victim to a seemingly random attack in San Francisco’s Richmond District. The incident occurred at around 11 a.m. on Thursday, according to ABC7 News reporter Dion Lim, who spoke to the victim’s daughter. Just two minutes after the victim left her 47th Ave. home, a man allegedly came “out of nowhere,” punched her and knocked her into a concrete planter bed.
A former Google executive has sued the tech giant over claims that he was fired after allegedly being groped by a high-ranking female colleague at a company dinner. Ryan Olohan, a 48-year-old married father of seven from New Jersey, accused Google of firing him after he refused top executive Tiffany Miller’s alleged advances at a New York City restaurant in December 2019. The lawsuit, which seeks unspecified damages, has named both Google and Miller as defendants, accusing them of discrimination, retaliation and fostering a hostile work environment.
- Hilton Head Island Packet
The trial’s long-awaited first week ended after hearing testimony from nine witnesses. The defense raised questions over preservation of the crime scene, while prosecutors revealed new gunshot residue evidence.
- WSB Cox articles
‘It’s just unfair’: Family of girl who overdosed reacts to one of the largest-ever indictments in GA
“Operation Ghost Busted’ is one of the state’s largest-ever drug trafficking indictments.
- Associated Press
A Chicago prosecutor said Monday that she's dropping sex-abuse charges against singer R. Kelly following federal convictions in two courts that should guarantee the disgraced R&B star will be locked up for decades. Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx announced the decision a day ahead of a hearing related to state charges accusing him of sexually abusing four people, three of whom were minors. Foxx, who in 2019 had pleaded with women and girls to come forward so she could pursue charges against Kelly, acknowledged that the decision “may be disappointing” to his accusers.
- The Hill
DePape, 42, called a reporter from the Oakland-based KTVU news outlet on Friday.
Our top crime stories for the week of Jan. 23: An Arizona judge tosses out DNA sample in the Allison Feldman murder case; 'Doomsday mom' Lori Vallow requests murder case be dismissed; the bodies of 2 missing teen girls found in a Mesa water basin; the wrong-way driver in a deadly I-10 crash sentenced to prison; and multiple stolen cars, drugs seized in Maricopa County.