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  • Daughter of convicted killer declines to testify against boyfriend in violent domestic dispute

    Daughter of convicted killer declines to testify against boyfriend in violent domestic dispute
    The daughter of convicted killer Hugo Selenski declined to testify at her boyfriend's preliminary hearing Wednesday concerning a violent domestic dispute, causing the case to be thrown out. A felony charge of aggravated assault and misdemeanor charges...
  • Man chokes woman in Bethlehem Twp., chases her with scissors

    Man chokes woman in Bethlehem Twp., chases her with scissors
    A 27-year-old man attacked his girlfriend and chased after her with a pair of scissors at her Bethlehem Township apartment Wednesday, according to police. Juan Rivas cut the woman's face and choked her, police said. Rivas, whose last known address was...
  • Missouri lawmaker faults district after autistic boy beaten

    A Missouri lawmaker has criticized a suburban Kansas City school district after a student with Asperger's syndrome was beaten so severely that he was hospitalized. State Sen. Eric Schmitt said Thursday that the school's handling of the Feb. 19 attack...
  • Police: Soup Kitchen Slashing In Willimantic

    Police: Soup Kitchen Slashing In Willimantic
    WILLIMANTIC — Police on Wednesday arrested a man who they said slashed a 27-year-old at the local soup kitchen. Jose Vega, 29, who is homeless, was arrested after a short foot chase, police said. He was charged with second-degree assault, breach of...
  • Man Previously Convicted Of Assaulting An Officer Gets 1 Year In Prison For Interfering With Police

    HARTFORD — A man who was previously convicted of assaulting a police officer after a 2011 clash with state police who were attempting to serve him with a search warrant was sentenced Wednesday to one year in prison for leading police in a motor...
  • Ex-Eagle gets probation in police assault case

    Ex-Eagle gets probation in police assault case
    Former Arizona State and NFL safety Keelan Johnson has been sentenced to two months of supervised probation for assaulting a Tempe police officer last year. Maricopa County prosecutors say the 25-year-old Johnson was sentenced Wednesday. He pleaded...
  • Hartford Woman To Be Sentenced In Box Cutter Assault

    Hartford Woman To Be Sentenced In Box Cutter Assault
    HARTFORD — A city woman who pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree assault for her role in a street fight that left two young women permanently disfigured will be sentenced on March 9, Judge Joan K. Alexander said in court Wednesday....
  • 2 teens ordered to stand trial in group home beating death

    Two teens were ordered to stand trial as adults in the beating death of a third teen at a Pennsylvania group home for troubled boys last month. Malik Crosby, 16, and Yusuf Shepard, 15, are charged with criminal homicide, aggravated assault and conspiracy...
  • Former Eagles player gets probation for assaulting officer

    Former Philadelphia Eagles safety Keelan Johnson has been sentenced to two months of supervised probation for pushing a police officer in suburban Phoenix last year. Maricopa County prosecutors say the 25-year-old Johnson, who played 49 games for Arizona...
  • Alzheimer's patient, 87, killed fellow nursing home resident, police say

    An 87-year-old Colorado man suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and dementia is accused of killing a fellow nursing home patient who also had Alzheimer’s. Homer Castor was arrested Saturday on suspicion of assault after police were called...
  • Father, son charged with assaulting 2 people in upstate bar

    Police say a father and son have been charged with assault after they attacked two people inside an upstate New York bar. Officials say the incident occurred Saturday night at Putnam Den, a popular bar and music venue in downtown Saratoga Springs....