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  • Killers of 12-year-old boy sentenced to prison

    Killers of 12-year-old boy sentenced to prison
    Confronted with the muzzle of a gang member's gun in East Baltimore, 12-year-old Sean Johnson thrust his hands in the air and called out for his mother. "Shut up, bitch," the shooter told him. The gunfire that followed, unleashed by the gunman and his...
  • $1M bail for man suspected of shooting 2 deputies, rifle found

    $1M bail for man suspected of shooting 2 deputies, rifle found
    A man accused of shooting two McHenry County sheriff’s deputies appeared before a judge who read the charges against him this morning during a brief hearing. Also Friday, officials recovered the rifle used in the attack against the deputies,...
  • Former Bloomfield High School Football Player Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter

    Former Bloomfield High School Football Player Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter
    HARTFORD — A former Bloomfield High School football player charged with murder after the fatal stabbing of a friend last year pleaded guilty Friday to a reduced charge amid allegations the friend had sexually assaulted him. Speaking softly, 19-...
  • One E.R., six shooting victims from Puerto Rican club melee

    One E.R., six shooting victims from Puerto Rican club melee
    The first gunshot victim was wheeled into the trauma center at 2:25 a.m. The second, 15 minutes later. And they just kept coming. In less than 45 minutes, six people shot during a 2012 gunfight in Bethlehem were brought to the emergency room of St....
  • Suspect with blood on hands arrested in fatal Oldtown stabbing

    Suspect with blood on hands arrested in fatal Oldtown stabbing
    A 52-year-old man was charged in the Wednesday killing of a 28-year-old woman in Oldtown, after he answered the door to detectives at his home with blood on his hands, police said Thursday. Officers found Tieisha Wilson stabbed to death at about 8:30 p....
  • Mother, sisters sentenced in neglect death of mentally disabled man

    Pointing to the obvious suffering they caused a mentally disabled family member who weighed only 69 pounds and was covered in scabies and lice when he died, a county judge sent his mother and two sisters to prison Thursday. Susan Gensiak, 60, was...
  • Jury in West Boca nanny murder trial starts deliberations

    Jury in West Boca nanny murder trial starts deliberations
    For nearly 10 years, a former New Jersey handyman with limited intelligence named Jerry Devane Wiggins has been accused of the kidnapping, rape and strangulation murder of a West Boca nanny. Whether or not the 38-year-old defendant will be found...
  • Texan in court in East Dundee grandmother killing

     Texan in court in East Dundee grandmother killing
    A former Dundee-area resident pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges that he stabbed his 85-year-old grandmother to death this summer. Rich Schmelzer, 41, of Frisco, Texas, was arraigned before Kane County Judge Susan Clancy Boles, who said a grand jury...
  • Pistorius' lawyer urges leniency; prosecutor calls for 10-year term

    Pistorius' lawyer urges leniency; prosecutor calls for 10-year term
    The lawyer for South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius argued that he was “a victim” in his killing of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, and had lost everything, including all his property and sponsorships. He called for him to be spared jail because...
  • Florida man sentenced to life plus 90 years in rap music murder

    Florida man sentenced to life plus 90 years in rap music murder
    JACKSONVILLE Fla. (Reuters) - Michael Dunn, a middle-aged white man, was sentenced to life in prison without parole, plus 90 years, by a Florida judge on Friday for killing an unarmed black teenager in an argument over loud rap music. Dunn, 47, a...
  • San Bernardino County detectives make arrest in 1992 slaying

    More than two decades after a man was found shot to death on the side of a San Bernardino County road, 170 miles from his home, sheriff’s investigators say they have arrested a suspect. Gabino Mondragon Morales, of Phoenix, was arrested in Arizona...