According to the arrest report for 27-year-old Demetrius Walker, police officers had been called to the woman’s apartment complex around 5:45 a.m. April 21 because a man was looking through parked cars.
- In The Know
A woman is claiming that a police officer at Six Flags confronted her over the length of her shorts.
- Associated Press
A Texas man free on bond from a murder charge was returned to custody Monday after neighbors found a pet tiger wandering around a Houston neighborhood.
- Good Morning America
The parents of one of two Americans who were convicted and sentenced to life in prison for the slaying of an Italian police officer have broken their silence for the first time since the verdict. In an exclusive interview with ABC News airing Monday on "Good Morning America," Ethan and Leah Elder said they are concerned about their son's mental health behind bars. "We just want Finn to be able to survive this," Leah Elder said.
Criminal charges have been dropped against a Black government employee who was dragged out of her car during a traffic stop in March. It’s now been determined that a Virginia State Police trooper had no legal merit to detain Juanisha C. Brooks. Virginia State Police Trooper Robert G. Hindenlang pulled Brooks over on March 6 on her drive home on the Capital beltway shortly after 2 a.m., The Washington Post reported.
- Yahoo News UK
It is thought the baby may have been just hours old when he was found.
A neighbor said a man claiming to be the owner "kissed the tiger and then took him by his collar" after startling onlookers
An inmate in Los Angeles could face assault and hate crime charges after attacking an Asian American custody assistant last week. The incident, which was caught on a security camera, occurred at the Inmate Reception Center (IRC) on May 5 at around 10:45 a.m. What happened: Investigators say detainee Arnulfo Meza, 29, attacked the female employee, 54, because she is Asian, KABC reported.
Joy-Anna Duggar, along with her husband Austin Forsyth, said they are "heartbroken" over the allegations against former 19 Kids and Counting star Josh Duggar.
Melissa Carter had a request from the six-year-old student’s mother to spank her misbehaving daughter. The principal of a Florida elementary school will not face criminal charges after paddling a six-year-old girl in her care. According to the state’s attorney, Melissa Carter had the permission of the child’s mother to discipline her child.
A Vietnamese man deported from the United States under a push by the Trump administration to expel immigrants convicted of crimes in the United States has been arrested on suspicion of murder in Vietnam. Bui Thanh Hung, a Vietnamese-American who was deported from the United States in December 2017, was arrested by police after attacking his girlfriend with a knife in the southern province of Tien Giang, state media reported on May 7. Hung, an Amerasian born in 1973 to a Vietnamese mother and an American soldier who died during the Vietnam War, was convicted of domestic violence in the United States in 2010, he told Reuters in a 2018 interview.
- The State
A couple was arrested for the Yakima shooting after stealing the TV from a party.
- NBC News
An off-duty sheriff's deputy saw the tiger and held it at gunpoint until another person came to take the wildcat away.
A home in northwest Arkansas, which also serves as a Vietnamese Buddhist temple, was broken into by a group of burglars. Suspects arrested: Five women and a man were arrested after forcibly entering the Chùa Đức Viên Temple in the 10000 block of Lakeside Drive in Rogers on April 20, KATV reported. Four of the female suspects visiting the temple asked for prayers in an attempt to distract the victim on April 18 but were unsuccessful.
- Kansas City Star
Every case the ex-cop touched during his decades at the KCKPD is suspect now, or should be, though no one inside the department seems to see that.
- Associated Press
Comments on social media about a 16-year-old boy shot and killed by Honolulu police have been so hateful that a Catholic priest, who hails from the same small Pacific island as the teen’s family, hesitates to repeat them. “It is really bad and I don’t want to say it as a priest,” said the Rev. Romple Emwalu, parochial vicar at a parish outside Honolulu who was born in Chuuk in the Federated States of Micronesia. Sykap’s family is from Chuuk, but he was born in Guam, a U.S. territory, said his mother, Yovita Sykap.
- WABC – NY
New York City police released surveillance video of two men who violently tried to steal a moped in the Bronx.
- Associated Press
There was no shortage of tips about who killed Pamela Pitts, a rowdy but compassionate 19-year-old whose body was found burned beyond recognition in a pile of trash in 1988. With Pitts' death, Harmon's story changed over the years: She said Clerx was her alibi.
Michel Fourniret, one of France's most notorious serial killers, has died in a hospital jail, the public prosecutor said on Monday. Fourniret, dubbed the "Ogre of the Ardennes" by French media, was convicted in 2008 of raping or attempting to rape seven women and girls aged between 12 and 22 and then killing them. Fourniret, who was 79 and had been in jail for nearly two decades, had been in hospital since Saturday and had been placed in a coma due to heart and respiratory problems.
- Raleigh News and Observer
They reportedly charged clients up to $3,000 to file their income taxes.
- The State
If you have seen either teen, please call 803-436-2000, or 888-CRIME-SC.