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  • Man ordered to trial in fatal Route 22 wreck

    Three months after having homicide by vehicle and related charges dismissed at his preliminary hearing, a 41-year-old man was ordered to face trial in Lehigh County Court on those charges. Brian J. Creazzo was allegedly high on methadone and opiates on...
  • Hampton trial postponed in 2013 homicide

    HAMPTON — A trial for a man charged with killing another man in 2013 was postponed Thursday. Andre Marquis Monroe, of Hampton, is charged in the June 11, 2013, homicide of Terrell Gerard Owens, of Hampton. Officers were called shortly after 1 p.m....
  • Man charged in triple shooting at apartment complex denied bond

    Man charged in triple shooting at apartment complex denied bond
    A 34-year-old man charged with two counts of first-degree murder in a shooting this weekend that killed two people faced a judge Thursday morning in Orange County. Luis E. Pacheco was denied bond and ordered to have no contact with the victims of the...
  • Woman who left newborn in garbage gets 15 years in prison

    Woman who left newborn in garbage gets 15 years in prison
    A woman whose newborn baby was found dead in a Salvation Army garbage can was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison. Jessica Cruz, who was 19 when she gave birth in the store bathroom in Streamwood in 2011, had been accused of murder in the baby boy'...
  • Homeless murder victim recalled as handsome high school charmer

    Homeless murder victim recalled as handsome high school charmer
    On the day the body of Jerome P. Harte and all of his worldly possessions were pulled from the Middle River, he was described by police as a transient adult male. He was 60 years old, a homeless homicide victim, and on the streets of this city, seemed...
  • Olympic host Brazil has 19 of world's 50 most dangerous cities

    MEXICO CITY Forty-three of the 50 most dangerous cities in the world are in Latin America, according to a survey released Tuesday, including 19 in Brazil, which will host the 2016 Summer Olympic Games. Mexico City didn't make the list, and Ciudad Juarez,...
  • Newport News man found guilty in 2012 Smithfield murder

    A Newport News was found guilty of first-degree murder Tuesday in the shooting death of a Smithfield man after a botched robbery attempt. Shymeek Laron Stanfield, 26, was also found guilty on two other charges related to the killing — use of a...
  • East Windsor Man Gets 12 Years For 2013 Killing

     East Windsor Man Gets 12 Years For 2013 Killing
    HARTFORD — An East Windsor man was sentenced to 12 years in prison and three years of special parole for the fatal shooting of an Enfield man in June 2013. Michael T. Thompson, 24, pleaded guilty under the Alford doctrine in November to second-...
  • Man About To Go To Trial For New Britain Murder Pleads Guilty

    Man About To Go To Trial For New Britain Murder Pleads Guilty
    NEW BRITAIN — A Bristol man who was about to go on trial for murder pleaded guilty on Thursday and will be sentenced next month, according to the court clerk's office. Juan Rivera, 24, was arrested more than two years ago in connection with the...
  • Trial date set for Miramar man accused of beheading girlfriend

    Trial date set for Miramar man accused of beheading girlfriend
    It was, according to police, a text message from the grave that cracked the case of the murder of Lisa Spence in late 2009. Miramar police said they tricked Paul Edwards, 49, into revealing where he hid Spence's headless body by sending him a text...
  • Leader of Boko Haram says God told him to carry out massacre

    Leader of Boko Haram says God told him to carry out massacre
    Six years ago, Nigerian forces captured the leader of the extremist group Boko Haram and killed him in custody — a move that was to have far-reaching consequences. Nigeria had exchanged a charismatic preacher named Mohammed Yusuf for the more...