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Missing 3-YO Found Dead

Posted by Sandra On February - 11 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

downloadMISSOURI – After hours of searching, Missouri officers have confirmed the death of 3-year-old Titus Tackett. The parents reported the child missing shortly after midnight Wednesday morning.Officers and volunteers in the area searched for the boy. Police haven’t said if Titus wandered off or was abducted. READ MORE HERE

Officials: Body of missing toddler found inside van

Titus Tackett: How Did Tot’s Body End Up In Van?

James VanCallis Found GUILTY

Posted by Sandra On February - 8 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

James VanCallis found guilty in April Millsap’s Murder

images (2)Macomb County, MI – After deliberating for six hours, a jury has found James VanCallis guilty of first-degree murder in the death of Armada teen April Millsap. He was found guilty on all four charges, including first-degree murder; felony murder; kidnapping; and assault with intent to commit sexual penetration. His sentencing date is scheduled for March 30, 2016. Prosecutors argued that VanCallis hit the girl with his motorcycle helmet then stomped on her neck along the Macomb Orchard Trail back in July of 2014. READ MORE HERE

VanCallis guilty in murder of April Millsap of Armada

Jury finds James VanCallis guilty in murder of April Millsap

Man Sentenced to 220-Years

Posted by Sandra On February - 6 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Man Gets 220 Years to Life for Sexually Assaulting 3 Young Family Members

downloadA 37-year-old Palmdale man was sentenced Friday to 220 years to life in state prison for sexually assaulting three children in his family over a period of 18 years, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. Richard Edward Ray was convicted on Dec. 9, 2015, of a total of 17 felony counts in connection with the abuse that spanned from 1996 to 2014, the DA’s office stated in a news release. READ MORE HERE

13-YO Abducted, Murdered

Posted by Sandra On January - 31 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

30A3E69000000578-3419946-Missing_Police_in_Blacksburg_Virginia_are_searching_for_13_year_-m-67_1453931114573A second Virginia Tech student has been arrested in relation to the murder of a 13-year-old girl who vanished from her home three days ago. Student David Eisenhauer, 18, was arrested and charged on Saturday night with the abduction and murder of Nicole Lovell. Police revealed today that another engineering student, Natalie Keepers, 19, has been arrested and charged with helping dispose of Nicole’s body.  Nicole had disappeared from her home in the Lantern Ridge area of Blacksburg, Virginia, on Tuesday night, vanishing without her liver medication and with just a blanket and a bottle of water. Her body was found near Route 89 just over the North Carolina border, about 60 miles from where she was last seen. Eisenhauer knew Nicole before she disappeared, police revealed, saying that he ‘used this relationship to his advantage’ before allegedly abducting her. READ MORE HERE

Missing 13-year-old Nicole Lovell found dead

Virginia Tech freshman David Eisenhauer charged

UPDATE: Second Virginia Tech student charged

Nicole Madison Lovell Photos

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Woman Confesses to Drowning Son

Posted by Sandra On January - 28 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

capture-20160128-203215A South Bay woman faces a murder charge after confessing that she drowned her adopted son in a bathtub in their house, police said. Tara McNeill Palajac allegedly killed the 12-year-old boy on Jan. 8 in a Conner Place residence. The 51-year-old Santa Clara woman, who has not yet entered a plea, initially reported that the child’s death was an accident, authorities said. READ MORE HERE

Couple Charged With Murder

Posted by Sandra On January - 25 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Police arrest couple of dead newborn for murder

AMBER-CRAKER-jpgABILENE, Texas – Abilene police took 18-year-old Amber Craker into custody in connection with the dead newborn found in a south Abilene house Monday. Craker is the birth mother of the dead female baby, police said in a news release. Police said she was arrested shortly after her release from the hospital at about 4:15 p.m. She has been officially charged with first degree felony murder and second degree felony tampering with evidence. Her bond was set at $300,000 and she remains in the Taylor County Jail.

Damian Scott Cate, 22, was arrested late Monday and charged with murder in connection with the homicide as well. Court documents say additional family members may face charges. READ MORE HERE

Mom, 2 Kids Stabbed To Death

Posted by Sandra On January - 17 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

article-ohio3-0112OHIO – A woman’s ex-boyfriend forced his way into her apartment early Tuesday and fatally stabbed her and her two children before being critically injured in a knife fight with her current boyfriend, police said. Officers were called to the sprawling apartment complex on the north side of Columbus just before 1:30 a.m. and found the woman and children already dead and the two men with stab wounds, police Sgt. Rich Weiner said. The slain victims were identified as Erveena Hammonds, 32, and her daughters, 10-year-old Anaesia Green and 7-year-old Breya Hammonds. READ MORE HERE

Raped Boy Found Naked, Screaming for Help

Posted by Sandra On January - 5 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

WPTV-composite-sketch-of-PSL-suspect-010416_1451959628937_29378069_ver1.0_640_480PORT ST. LUCIE, Florida —Port St. Lucie police are looking for the man who molested a 12-year-old boy. The child was found naked and screaming for help Monday afternoon. A homeowner, who did not want to be identified, told WPBF 25 News his security camera recorded a suspicious man riding a bike around the time of the attack. Detectives are reviewing the video and police say they’ll release it to the media if they deem it’s the suspect or relevant to the case. READ MORE HERE

Listen: Audio of 911 call

Port St. Lucie police release composite sketch of possible child molester

Police have not been able to identify a suspect, but released a composite sketch Monday night of what the alleged attacker would look like, according to the boy’s description. The boy described the man as a white man, 5 feet 5 inches and 5 feet 6 inches, 215 pounds, dark hair with a buzz-cut style, wearing a white shirt and green shorts.

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Bill Cosby Officially Charged

Posted by Sandra On December - 30 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

downloadPennsylvania prosecutors said on Wednesday that comedian Bill Cosby has been charged with sexual assault in connection with an incident in 2004. An arrest warrant has been issued for the comedian for allegedly drugging and sexually assaulting a woman at his Philadelphia-area mansion in January 2004. The Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office said at a press conference that new information came to light this year in the case. READ MORE HERE

 

 

Arrest Warrant Issued for Bill Cosby for 2004 Sexual Assault of Andrea Constand 

Bill Cosby Is Charged With Felony Sex Crime

Bill Cosby Criminally Charged in 2004 Sex-Assault Case

4 Face Abduction, Abuse Charges

Posted by Sandra On December - 28 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

amber+alert47GEORGIA – Authorities say two men and one woman were arrested by Georgia State Police after two boys were reported as being kidnapped. Asheville police say Georgia suspects, Natasha Cantrell, Christopher Carter, and Chadwick Agan are being held in the Jackson County Jail in Georgia. Cantrell and Carter are each charged with 2nd degree kidnapping and child abduction. Agan is charged with 2 counts of child abduction. A fourth suspect, Trena Weaver of Asheville, is charged with misdemeanor child abuse. An Amber Alert was issued for 1-year-old Elijah Joyner and 3-year-old Harlee Joyner around 12:00 Sunday afternoon. The alert was lifted around 2:30 p.m. READ MORE HERE

8-YO Girl Escapes Kidnapper

Posted by Sandra On December - 21 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

JEFFREY STORY_1450391155415_642491_ver1.0INVERNESS, Florida – Prosecutors have charged an Inverness man with kidnapping after an 8-year-old girl managed to escape her captor. Jeffery Story, 20, is accused of nabbing the young girl through her bedroom window in the middle of the night. READ MORE HERE

Citrus man charged with kidnapping girl from her bedroom

Citrus County man arrested for kidnapping girl

Man, 20, charged with kidnapping girl

Bill Cosby Sues Seven Accusers

Posted by Sandra On December - 15 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

 

Part-WAS-Was8983837-1-1-0TV icon Bill Cosby, who allegedly used his celebrity over the years to sexually assault more than 50 women, has filed a defamation suit against seven of his accusers, his attorney said. The famed comedian, 78, once among America’s biggest television stars, filed suit in a court in Springfield, Massachusetts, his attorney Monique Pressley said in a statement. Cosby’s suit, accusing the women of defamation and “intentional infliction of emotional distress,” staunchly rejects the sex assault allegations that have derailed his career and sullied his once sterling reputation. READ MORE HERE

Bill Cosby sues his accusers: Does that make sense? – CNN.com

Bill Cosby countersues 7 accusers

Bill Cosby sues women who accused him of sexual assault

Man Killed 6-YO Boy

Posted by Sandra On December - 9 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

635850824529846884-ronald-exantus-fox59VERSAILLES, Kentucky – The stabbing death of a kindergartner asleep in his home has plunged this Kentucky town into mourning, and shaken neighbors are rallying around the family even as they worry about their security. A man from Indiana described by authorities as having no apparent ties to the town or family has been charged with murder. READ MORE HERE

Man Killed Girl, Mother

Posted by Sandra On December - 5 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Man hugged girl, 7, then killed her

151205-sharon-elizabeth-watson-taylor-mich-yh-0857a_bcca187f9830d9dbbe745c640efb1aa9.nbcnews-ux-2880-1000Emma Watson Nowling took a quick break from soccer practice Thursday night to greet a man walking by the sidelines. “Little Emma went up and gave the guy a hug,” Emma’s soccer coach, Mario Scicluna, said. Later that night, that man, Timothy Nelson Obeshaw, shot 7-year-old Emma and her mother, 37-year-old Sharon Elizabeth Watson, in the parking lot of the Taylor Sportsplex before turning his 9mm pistol on himself, according to Taylor police. Authorities described Obeshaw as a family friend. READ MORE HERE

Grandmother Of Slain 7-YO Girl Speaks Out About Murderer

Counselors to help slain 7-year-old girl’s classmates

Girl, 7, Shot Dead by ‘Paranoid’ Family Friend in Taylor

 

Newborn Found Buried Alive

Posted by Sandra On November - 29 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

151129052419-los-angeles-baby-found-large-169(CNN) —The crying coming from under a block of asphalt sounded like it was from a cat to Angelica Blount. But it turned out to be an abandoned baby that police say was deliberately buried under debris along a Los Angeles area walking path. Blount was walking in Compton on Friday, when her sister Evangelina McCrary pointed the sound out to her. READ MORE HERE

 

Newborn in stable condition after being found ‘buried alive’

Newborn girl found buried alive rescued in Los Angeles

Newborn baby found buried alive near California bike path

7-YO’s Death Ruled Homicide

Posted by Sandra On November - 17 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Child Found Murdered 25-minutes After Mother Reported Her Missing

151116-gabriella-doolin-jpo-433a_98d0f705fc54fd1ff08f61dd944256bc.nbcnews-ux-600-700KY – A seven-year-old girl whose body was found in a Kentucky creek on Saturday night was the victim of a homicide, state police confirmed Monday. Gabriella Doolin was discovered in a creek behind a high school in Scottsville, a town near the Tennessee border, at 8:05 p.m. — just 25 minutes after her mother, Amy, reported her missing. READ MORE HERE

Death of 7-year-old Girl Missing at Football Game in Kentucky Ruled a Homicide

7-year-old Kentucky girl Gabriella Doolin found dead

4 Dead After Murder-Suicide

Posted by Sandra On November - 15 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Murder-suicide left 4 dead, 1 critical

Travis_HiattSix months ago, a pregnant Megan Hiatt posted this message on Facebook about the father of the twins she was about to have: “He’s my rock, my heart, my love, my ride or die, my handsome man, my one and only, my forever.” Her “forever” man was Gawain Rushane Wilson. Police say Wilson, 28, shot Megan, the 5-month-old twin girls, Hayden Rose and Kayden Reese, and their grandfather, Travis James Hiatt, 49, Friday in his Northside home. He then turned the gun on himself. READ MORE HERE

5-month-old twin girls among the four killed in Oceanway murder-suicide

Infant Twins Among Four Killed In Jacksonville Murder-Suicide

Man Raped, Murdered 4-YO Niece

Posted by Sandra On November - 13 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

1922222635Pretoria – The man who murdered and raped his 4-year-old niece Jasmin Pretorius received two life sentences in court on Friday. Judge Mahomed Ismail said Sarel du Toit‘s actions were evil and the rape was an act of brutality. Little Jasmin, 4, dearly loved and trusted her uncle who raped her before strangling her to death with his hands. This is according to Jasmin’s mother, Sasha Bam, who took the stand in the high court in Pretoria on Tuesday. She testified in aggravation of sentence after her child’s rapist and killer Sarel du Toit pleaded guilty to the charges. According to the doctor who did the post-mortem, the child’s injuries showed she had put up quite a struggle. READ MORE HERE

Jasmin Pretorius’s killer gets two life sentences

4-year-old in extreme pain before death, court hears

More details emerge of Jasmin Pretorius’s murder, rape

Jasmin’s Killer – Her Uncle (pictured below):

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Boy Targeted, Lured, Executed

Posted by Sandra On November - 8 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

capture-20151108-213558CHICAGO – Nine-year-old Tyshawn Lee was targeted because of his father’s gang ties, lured into a South Side alley Monday afternoon and executed, Chicago police officials said Thursday. Speaking at the edge of the Gresham alley where Tyshawn was shot multiple times, Chicago police Superintendent Garry McCarthy called the slaying “probably the most abhorrent, cowardly, unfathomable crime” he had seen in his 35 years in law enforcement. McCarthy said police believe Tyshawn was killed because of his father’s gang ties and a recent series of shootings between rival gangs. READ MORE HERE

Mother Confesses to Killing Newborn

Posted by Sandra On November - 6 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

2E2468A200000578-3305615-image-m-68_1446745998492TEXAS – A mother in north Texas is facing a capital murder charge for allegedly killing her one-day-old baby girl that she was ‘trying to keep from crying.’ According to the Weatherford Police Department, a man called Tuesday requesting a welfare check at the home of his estranged, pregnant wife. He said Ashley Nicole Blades, 22, contacted him via text to tell him that she’d given birth, but the baby had died. Once officers arrived to Blades’ home, she told them in an interview that the infant was in the trunk of her car, a silver Ford Focus. READ MORE HERE

 

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