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  • Judge orders tests for alleged evidence tampering in Juan Rivera case

    Judge orders tests for alleged evidence tampering in Juan Rivera case
    A federal judge has ordered forensic tests aimed at determining whether Lake County authorities tried to manufacture bogus evidence in one of the most troubled criminal cases in the county's history. The judge's ruling comes in the lawsuit Juan Rivera...
  • Man who killed 4 in Orlando in 1985 wants justices to block execution

    Man who killed 4 in Orlando in 1985 wants justices to block execution
    A death-row inmate convicted of killing four people in Orlando in 1985 asked the Florida Supreme Court on Friday to at least temporarily block his scheduled Feb. 26 execution while the U.S. Supreme Court considers a challenge to a key drug used in...
  • Bethlehem man to serve up to 5 years for shooting

    Bethlehem man to serve up to 5 years for shooting
    A Bethlehem man who shot and wounded another man during a fight over a woman will spend 2 1/3 to five years in state prison under a plea bargain Friday. Andy Diaz, 20, admitted to aggravated assault and a firearms offense, with Northampton County...
  • With his old team headed for the Super bowl, ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez goes on trial

    With his ex-teammates about to play in the Super Bowl, former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez went on trial on murder charges Thursday, watching from the defense table as prosecutors said DNA on a shell casing and security-camera video from...
  • Tabb High student might have been killed over drugs

    Tabb High student might have been killed over drugs
    There is industrial black tape on the inside of the bullet-riddled door where 17-year-old Dylan Peters was killed. Underneath a floral mat there are red-orange blood stains left from where he collapsed before being taken to the hospital, where he was...
  • Sheriff's Dept. graphic artist helps put a face on homicide suspects

    Sheriff's Dept. graphic artist helps put a face on homicide suspects
    Just after Father's Day last year, 65-year-old Jose Asuncion Padilla was closing up his Lynwood taco shop when three people broke in through the back door of the kitchen. They shot him within seconds. Padilla later died at a hospital. The killing of the...
  • Man, 23, indicted in girlfriend's shooting death at Waukegan bar

    Man, 23, indicted in girlfriend's shooting death at Waukegan bar
    A Waukegan man has been indicted on first-degree murder charges for the shooting death of his girlfriend in a Waukegan bar in the early morning hours of Jan. 2. The three counts of first-degree murder allege that Roberto C. Romero, 23, shot his...
  • Prosecution Says DNA Links Hernandez To Murder Scene

    FALL RIVER, Mass. — The murder trial of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez opened Thursday with a prosecutor for the first time describing what he said was DNA evidence putting Hernandez at the scene of Odin Lloyd's death....
  • Teen charged with murder in shooting; 5 seconds, 5 shots killed Tabb High student

    Teen charged with murder in shooting; 5 seconds, 5 shots killed Tabb High student
    A 17-year-old boy was arrested last night in connection with the deadly shooting of a Tabb High School student, according to a sheriff's office news release.  The teen is a resident of the Tabb area in York County. He was arrested late last night...
  • Jorge and Carmen Barahona, charged in child's death, due in court today

    Jorge and Carmen Barahona, charged in child's death, due in court today
    A court hearing is scheduled for a Miami couple accused of brutally beating and killing their adopted daughter. Jorge and Carmen Barahona pleaded not guilty to murder charges after their daughter's body was found partially decomposed in the back of...
  • Key Witness in Rilya Wilson case sent back to jail

    The key witness in the state of Florida's case against a woman accused of killing foster child Rilya Wilson is back in jail. According to Davidson County jail records, 52-year-old Robin Lunceford was arrested Jan. 12 in Tennessee on a charge of being...