The 15-year-old girl reportedly convinced the abductor to stop for food and escaped after her captor went inside.
- Kansas City Star
U.S. District Judge Florence Y. Pan sentenced the Springfield women Friday, one to a halfway house and the other to jail.
- Business Insider
A Jan. 6 defendant said he's 'already felt the impact' of his actions after losing his wife, job, and access to guns
An attorney for Jerry Ryals listed the losses in a Friday sentencing memo requesting no jail time for his client.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The attempted robber died at the scene, police said.
- Macon Telegraph
Authorities also said the woman’s pants were “ripped in the groin area.”
- The Tennessean
Alex Friedmann faces between 25 and 40 years in a Tennessee prison for hiding three guns and numerous blades in the downtown detention facility walls.
- Associated Press
Officials have disclosed the identities of five people killed in a Central Texas neighborhood, as well as the suspect in the slayings. The Texas Department of Public Safety said Friday that Nicolas Jaimes-Hernandez, 35, of Mexico, was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. The DPS identified them as Monica Delgado, 38, Miguel Avila, 15, and Natallie Avila, 14, along with next-door neighbors Lorena Aviles, 47, and her daughter, Natalie Aviles, 20.
- Wichita Eagle
It started with the suspect intentionally ramming the family’s vehicle and then getting out with nunchucks and a knife, police said.
- Merced Sun-Star
Susan Russo, nicknamed the “Black Widow” killer, died at Central California Women’s Facility in Chowchilla. She was convicted in the 1994 murder of her husband, who was a U.S. Navy officer.
- CBS News
Odd crime scene raises odd question in the deaths of millionaire mom Pam Hargan and daughter Helen.
- Idaho Statesman
“The subject was concerned that she was cliffed out and might not be adequately equipped to stay the night,” deputies said.
- The Metrowest Daily News
"I was afraid to answer the front door or get the mail. I was afraid to go for a walk," Natick resident Ina Steiner shared with the court.
- Miami Herald
Prosecutors on Friday rested their case against Mexican actor Pablo Lyle, as defense attorneys called his wife to the stand to describe his ultimately fatal encounter with a motorist in a road-rage confrontation on a Miami street three years ago.
A man was arrested for firing several rifle shots, killing a woman on a balcony, and hitting several apartments.
Jeffrey Dahmer was convicted of 15 murders in 1992, depicted by Evan Peters in the new Netflix series "Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story." Here's how he died.
- The Root
All of the suspects involved in the murder of PnB Rock have been arrested and charged, which include a father, his teenage son and the father’s wife.
- NBC News
A Massachusetts woman allegedly beat her former landlord to death with a hammer after he found out she was allegedly forging checks in his name and stole over $40,000, officials say.
- NY Daily News
Brooklyn man caught on video stalking ex before shooting her dead in Union Square after she left IHOP night shift: Manhattan DA
Surveillance video captured every step of a Brooklyn man who cold-bloodedly shot dead his ex after she left her job at a Union Square restaurant, prosecutors said Thursday. Clarkson Wilson, 44, of Brownsville, pleaded not guilty to an indictment on murder and weapons possession charges in the slaying of Imani Armstrong near the IHOP restaurant at an arraignment hearing in Manhattan Supreme ...
At the ubreakifix device repair shop in Tacoma, there’s still evidence of a South Sound crime spree targeting a dozen businesses.
- National Review
Shannon Brandt, who was accused of fatally hitting a teenager with an SUV after calling him a “Republican extremist” was charged with murder on Friday.
A 19-year-old Asian woman was physically assaulted in what police are investigating as a racially motivated attack in downtown Vancouver. The woman, a student, was walking near Dunsmuir and Cambie Streets at 9:50 a.m. on Tuesday when a man hit her on the back of her head with a pole, according to Vancouver police. “Although there were other people walking in the block at the time of assault, they couldn’t have prevented the attack because it was so sudden,” Constable Jason Doucette reportedly said on Wednesday.