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Father Charged With Murder

Posted by Sandra On August - 21 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

5-Week Old Infant Was Squeezed to Death

images (1)A District man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 5-week-old son after he squeezed the infant tightly to quiet him and fractured his vertebrae in the process, authorities said. Robert Smith Sr. of the 3700 block of Ninth Street NW was arrested Monday and ordered to remain in the D.C. jail until trial. Magistrate Judge Renee Raymond said she found “substantial probability” that Smith was a danger. READ MORE HERE

Police Search for 8-YO’s Rapist

Posted by Sandra On August - 17 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Arlington child rape victim gives description of attacker

jso-sex_assualt_scene1JACKONSONVILLE, Florida – The child that was sexually assaulted in Arlington on Monday night has given a description of her attacker to police. Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office announced in a briefing on Friday that the attacker is a black man with short hair. The eight-year-old did not provide an age range.  Chief Tom Hackney says he was hesitant to give the very limited description, but wanted to provide an update on the investigation. READ MORE HERE

Family Friend: Rape victim, 8, was looking for lost cat

Neighbors concerned over child rape suspect on loose

 

Man Killed Six Children

Posted by Sandra On August - 9 - 2015 Comments Off on Man Killed Six Children

Ex-Boyfriend Killed 6 Children (1 was his biological child) and 2 Adults

150809-david-conley-mug-5p_9574c51b37f25297248cde50149e087c.nbcnews-ux-2880-1000HOUSTON, TX — A  family of six children and two parents were fatally shot in the head at a Houston home by a man with a violent criminal history who had previously been in a contentious relationship with the mother, authorities said Sunday. David Conley, 48, was charged with capital murder in the deaths. Most of the victims had been handcuffed and some had been shot multiple times, said Sgt. Craig Clopton, the lead investigator for the Harris County Sheriff’s Office. The dead were identified as Dewayne Jackson, 50; his wife, Valerie Jackson, 40; and their children Dewayne, 10; Honesty, 11; Caleb, 9; Trinity, 7; and Jonah, 6. Also killed was a 13-year-old, Nathaniel, who was believed to be Conley’s son from the relationship with Valerie Jackson. The sheriff’s office had earlier said that there were three adults and five children killed. READ MORE HERE

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Texas Man David Conley Accused of Killing 2 Adults, 6 Children in Dispute With Ex

Suspect charged with capital murder after 8 people found dead in NW Harris Co. home

The Latest: Texas Child Officials Had Contact With Family

Victims in mass killing in northwest Harris County identified

3-YO Girl Found Beaten To Death

Posted by Sandra On August - 6 - 2015 Comments Off on 3-YO Girl Found Beaten To Death

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MOTHER & BOYFRIEND ARRESTED

ALABAMA – A young girl was found dead outside her home on Monday morning. Jettie Ray Adams, 3, of Trafford, Alabama, died as a result of severe internal injuries and was found in a poll of her own vomit when medical personnel arrived on the scene. Her death has now been ruled a homicide, and the girl’s mother, Misty Lynn Wright, and her mother’s boyfriend, Johnathon Wayne Talley, have been arrested on charges of aggravated child abuse with severe injuries. Those charges are expected to soon be upgraded to capital murder. READ MORE HERE

 

Girl Survives Family Massacre, Identified Brothers As The Killers

Posted by Sandra On July - 24 - 2015 Comments Off on Girl Survives Family Massacre, Identified Brothers As The Killers

capture-20150724-232228An Oklahoma girl found injured after her parents and three siblings were stabbed to death Wednesday night told police that her teenage brothers were the killers, according to police records. Robert Bever, 18, and his 16-year-old brother are in police custody after their parents, David and April Bever, and the teens’ three siblings, who were between 5 and 12 years old, were found slain in their Broken Arrow home. READ MORE HERE

Neighbors Stunned by ‘Gruesome’ Stabbing Massacre

Robert Bever, 18, admits killing parents and siblings in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma

Social media accounts give clues to quiet family slain in BA

Ammunition delivery possibly tied to Broken Arrow killings

 

Teacher Killed Her Family

Posted by Sandra On July - 21 - 2015 Comments Off on Teacher Killed Her Family

Teacher killed husband and infant son, laid with their dead bodies for 2-days until she was discovered by a realtor 

capture-20150721-000319WA – A popular teacher killed her husband and infant son over the weekend in an attempted double murder suicide. Erin Agren of Whatcom County, Washington shot her husband, Michael Jordan, and their 17-month-old son Miles before attempting to kill herself. She instead shot herself in the shoulder, and lay on the floor with her family’s dead bodies nearby for two days until she was discovered by a realtor who had arrived to show the house. READ MORE HERE

 

12-YO Girl Killed by Neighbor

Posted by Sandra On July - 19 - 2015 Comments Off on 12-YO Girl Killed by Neighbor

Girl, 12, found murdered after being lured from house at midnight by 15-yo neighbor

2AA4201A00000578-0-image-a-2_1437196398781UTAH – The first photo has been released of a 12-year-old girl who was allegedly lured from her home and killed by a 15-year-old boy. Kailey Vijil, was found dead in a field less than half a mile from her home in West Valley City, Utah, on Friday morning. The alarm was raised after mother who was in the neighborhood looking for her, rushed to a local 7-Eleven at around 1.30am because she could not find her daughter. READ MORE HERE

 

 

Mitchelle Blair Gets Life Sentence for Killing, Putting Children in Freezer

Posted by Sandra On July - 17 - 2015 Comments Off on Mitchelle Blair Gets Life Sentence for Killing, Putting Children in Freezer

nc_freezermom2_150605.nbcnews-video-reststate-560MICHIGAN – The apparently remorseless Detroit mother who admitted to killing two of her children and hiding their bodies in a deep freezer was sentenced Friday morning to life in prison without parole. Mitchelle Blair, 36, was allowed to address the Wayne County courtroom and displayed the same anger she has previously shown since her arrest in March in the horrific case. READ MORE HERE

MANHUNT: Matthew Graham Killed

Posted by Sandra On July - 13 - 2015 Comments Off on MANHUNT: Matthew Graham Killed

Police launch manhunt for ‘armed and dangerous’ father of missing CA infant

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ONO, California — A father considered a person of interest in the disappearance of his 6-month-old daughter in Northern California became the subject of a manhunt after he stole a gun and fled, authorities said Saturday. Matthew Graham, 23, skipped a meeting with his probation officer and stole a semi-automatic pistol from his mother after learning new information about the probe, Shasta County Sheriff Tom Bosenko said. READ MORE HERE

Police looking for Matthew Graham

Matthew Graham on the loose, armed and dangerous

Manhunt launched for father of missing baby in California

UPDATE: Hayleigh Wilson Found

Posted by Sandra On July - 7 - 2015 Comments Off on UPDATE: Hayleigh Wilson Found

7/7/2015 – Missing teen Hayleigh Wilson found with sex offender in Virginia

WASHINGTON — Hayleigh Wilson, the 14-year-old girl reported missing from Tennessee last month, was found Tuesday morning in Smyth County, Virginia. She was with 41-year-old Benjamin Shook, the known sex offender police believed she ran away with on June 22. Police said the pair was caught when someone called 911 after spotting the man and the teen entering a home Tuesday morning to take a shower.

“At approximately 5 a.m., a citizen called 9-1-1 informing authorities that Shook and the missing Tennessee teen were at her home seeking refuge,” the U.S. Marshals Service said in a statement. “Within minutes, Smyth County officers, who are members of the USMS Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force (CARFTF), arrived at the residence and safely rescued Wilson and arrested Shook, a known sexual predator, without incident.” READ MORE HERE

Search for missing teen Hayleigh Wilson over

AMBER Alert Over, Hayleigh Wilson and Benjamin Shook found

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MISSING: Hayleigh Wilson, 14, spotted with sex offender, Benjamin Shook, she met via online KIK app

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An Amber Alert has been issued for a 14-year-old Tennessee girl who ran away from home to be with a convicted child molester that she met online.

Surgoinsville Police are searching for Hayleigh Wilson, who may be with 41-year-old sex offender Benjamin Shook.

Hayleigh left her home in Surgoinsville in East Tennessee at about 10 p.m. on Monday, June 22.

The Surgoinsville Police Chief said Shook met Hayleigh online, and she stole her father’s truck and met Shook at an undisclosed location.

Hayleigh, who is white, 5’5? and 150 pounds with black hair and hazel eyes, was last seen wearing “a sleeveless Flowery top with dark colored shorts or skirt and boots.”

Shook, who also goes by Ben, is also white and has multiple tattoos. He was wearing “a blue shirt with the letters ‘Ford’ written on it, dark shorts and a camouflage baseball hat.” He is 6’3? tall, weighs 175 pounds, has blue eyes and brown hair.

“If you have any information on Hayleigh Wilson or Ben Shook, contact the Surgionsville Police Department at 423-272-7121 or 1-800-TBI-FIND.”

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Hayleigh was spotted at a Walmart store in Marion, North Carolina, in the early morning hours of June 23. The store is located at 2875 Sugar Hill Road in Marion, which is in the western part of the state.The store is about two hours away from Surgoinsville, Tenneseee, where Hayleigh lives and was reported missing from. Hayleigh and Shook were recorded trying to use Hayleigh’s step-father’s credit card.
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UPDATES:

6/29/2015: Reward offered in Hayleigh Wilson Case

UPDATE: Car involved in Amber Alert found in Grayson Co., Virginia

AMBER Alert: Have you seen this child? Hayleigh Wilson

Beaten Child On Life Support

Posted by Sandra On July - 6 - 2015 Comments Off on Beaten Child On Life Support

Child on life support was abused by mom’s BF

vanmeterMaryland authorities say a 6-year-old girl was placed on life support after being severely injured by her mother’s boyfriend. Hancock police responded to a residence on July 3 in reference to an unconscious child, according to a news release from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. READ MORE HERE

6-YO Girl Stabbed by Mother

Posted by Sandra On June - 29 - 2015 Comments Off on 6-YO Girl Stabbed by Mother

A 6-year-old girl is in critical, but stable, condition at All Children’s Hospital after her mother allegedly stabbed her. Ashley Parker, 29, was taken into police custody after officers arrived at 2109 Leon Ave. in Sarasota about 12:30 p.m. on Friday. Police said the child’s grandparents found her lying on a floor in the hallway, wrapped in a pink blanket that covered up stab wounds to her stomach and leg. READ MORE HERE

Family Killed In Murder-Suicide On Father’s Day

Posted by Sandra On June - 23 - 2015 Comments Off on Family Killed In Murder-Suicide On Father’s Day

Family Killed In Murder-Suicide

AAbY0JGROY, Utah — Relatives got a hint something was amiss with a Utah family killed in a murder-suicide when the couple and two young children failed to show up for a planned Father’s Day visit. Police say 29-year-old Russell Smith shot and killed his wife and two young children before turning the gun on himself Sunday at their home in Roy, about 30 miles north of Salt Lake City. A relative discovered Smith’s body, along with those of his wife, 26-year-old Shawna Smith, and their children, 6-year-old Tylee and 2-year-old Blake, that night. READ MORE HERE

Man Faces 2nd Degree Murder Charges

Posted by Sandra On June - 20 - 2015 Comments Off on Man Faces 2nd Degree Murder Charges
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Mississippi – On June 9, at 2:39 a.m. a 911 came in about a house on fire on Hwy. 370, near Brice’s Cross Road. The first Lee County Sheriff Department’s deputy arrived at 2:46 a.m. with the fire department close behind. But that proved too late for 7-year-old Savannah Floyd, who was officially pronounced dead at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital June 14. “The fire was at 500-600 degrees and that was going on the entire time this child was in there,” said Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson. READ MORE HERE

Teen Charged With Killing 2-YO

Posted by Sandra On June - 15 - 2015 Comments Off on Teen Charged With Killing 2-YO

635696932463465149-toddlerMINNEAPOLIS – A 17-year-old Minneapolis boy is charged with second-degree murder in what prosecutors are describing as the extremely violent murder of his girlfriend’s toddler. The teen was charged in a juvenile petition Monday in the beating death of the 2-year-old girl, who died from complications of internal injuries June 10. KARE 11 is not naming the defendant because he has not been certified to be tried as an adult, although that is expected to happen. In Hennepin County it is presumed that suspects who are 16 or 17 years old will be prosecuted in the adult system unless there is an overriding reason to keep the matter in juvenile court. READ MORE HERE

5 Stabbed; 2 Brothers Killed

Posted by Sandra On June - 14 - 2015 Comments Off on 5 Stabbed; 2 Brothers Killed

2 killed, 3 injured in York Twp. home invasion
moore-brownpng-6ae0b64576b6f64aYORK TOWNSHIP, MICHIGAN – An Indian River woman remains hospitalized after a vicious attack left her son and his half-brother dead and three others injured in York Township on Saturday. Vicki Moore, 31, received severe injuries when she and four others were stabbed during a home invasion at about 6 a.m. June 13 in the 9800 block of Crane Road, her uncle Bryce Moore said Sunday. Bryce Moore said the whole family is devastated by the attack, in which Vicki Moore’s son, Timber Brown, 12, and his half-brother Jon Brown, 26, were killed. READ MORE HERE

5 stabbed in York Township home invasion that killed 2, police confirm

Stepfather Charged With Capital Murder

Posted by Sandra On June - 10 - 2015 Comments Off on Stepfather Charged With Capital Murder

8004144_GAUBURN, Alabama – Auburn Police were notified that the 5-year-old girl who was a victim of aggravated child abuse has died as a result of her injuries. Caley Presley, 5, passed away at Children’s of Alabama hospital in Birmingham. The physician in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit pronounced her dead at 6:30 p.m. on Monday. “It has been a traumatic experience for all involved, but we are committed to bringing justice to Caley,” Capt. Lorenza Dorsey said, with Auburn Police. READ MORE  HERE

 

Abused 3-YO Boy Dies

Posted by Sandra On June - 6 - 2015 Comments Off on Abused 3-YO Boy Dies

Aiden Archer, 3, suffered numerous injuries, including suspected head trauma and 11 bite marks

aiden-archer-3WISCONSIN – A 3-year-old boy from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, has died after he was found with serious injuries from suspected child abuse, including nearly a dozen human bite marks all over his body. Milwaukee police said Aiden Archer passed away Wednesday. He was taken to a hospital Monday after police responded to a report of a sick or injured person and found he had numerous injuries. A news release from police stated that the boy’s 24-year-old mother, Megan Scott, and her 27-year-old boyfriend, Maurice Snyder, were still in custody Wednesday after their arrests Tuesday. READ MORE HERE

If you see it, report it: Group gathers to remember Aiden Archer, who died as a result of child abuse

Charged: Two accused in connection with death of three-year-old Aiden Archer

First day in court: Bail set for couple facing child abuse

MOTHER & BOYFRIEND CHARGED:
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Couple Charged With Murder

Posted by Sandra On June - 3 - 2015 Comments Off on Couple Charged With Murder

Couple’s 1-year-old daughter found unconscious, foaming at the mouth, bruised and had broken bones

2954735E00000578-0-image-a-47_1433351291688An Indiana couple is facing murder and neglect charges following the death of their 1-year-old daughter. Jessica, 32, and Matthew Wagoner, 31, were arrested Friday and charged on Monday with murder and neglect of a dependent resulting in death in connection with the death of their daughter, Zoey. One day before their arrests, authorities were called to the home where the couple lived about an unconscious child. According to court documents, Zoey had several bruises across her face and body, a cut to her forehead, and was foaming at the mouth when authorities arrived. READ MORE HERE

 

 

5-YO Abused, Starved to Death

Posted by Sandra On May - 27 - 2015 Comments Off on 5-YO Abused, Starved to Death

POLICE: Dad, Stepmom in Custody

capture-20150527-214142PORT HURON, MI — In the early hours of Wednesday morning, Frank Hawkins got news no relative wants to hear. The Port Huron man sat on a stoop in front of 829 Oak St. after hearing that his five-year-old granddaughter — a child he described as “a beautiful little girl” — had died. “I’m just in total shock,” Hawkins said. “I need to go wake up my wife and tell her our granddaughter died.” Across the street, a boy wearing a backpack sat on his front porch and watched police come and go at the Oak Street home. And children walking to school or waiting for the bus looked around barricades to catch a glimpse of the home roped off with police tape. READ MORE HERE

2 adults in custody for 5-yo child’s death


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UPDATE: 5/29/2015

Hundreds mourn Mackenzie Maison at vigil

A crowd numbering in the hundreds of people spilled across two lanes of Oak Street Friday evening in Port Huron to mourn a little girl most of them didn’t know. Some wept openly as they held lighted candles for Mackenzie Maison, the 5-year-old found dead Tuesday at 829 Oak St. in Port Huron. Others held their children, maybe just a little closer than usual, as they watched pink and blue balloons float into the sky. Pink and blue were Mackenzie’s favorite colors. READ MORE HERE

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Andrew Maison arraignment on child abuse, torture and murder charges

 

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