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Toddlers Killed by Their Mother

Posted by Sandra On November - 21 - 2014 ADD COMMENTS

234CBD2400000578-2841256-Daphne_McDaniels_24_was_arrested_for_the_murders_of_her_two_daug-40_1416418764298A mother has been charged with the murder of her two young daughters after the little girls were beaten to death at a home in Quitman, Texas. Daphne McDaniels, 24, was arrested for the murders of one-year-old Natalye Price and Gabriella Guerrero, three, nearly four months after the sisters’ bodies were discovered. At the time, her boyfriend Thomas Liles, 19, was arrested for tampering with evidence. READ MORE HERE


2-YO Shaken Into Coma By Stepfather Taken Off Life Support

Posted by Sandra On November - 19 - 2014 ADD COMMENTS

Thaiya Spruill-Smith, 2, died on Friday after ‘being violently shaken by father on Wednesday’

1416161772007_wps_7_Brooklyn_girl_2_expected_A brain-dead two-year-old Brooklyn girl’s organs will not be donated after a family dispute kept her on life support. A New York Organ Donor Network spokeswoman tells The New York Times that organ and tissue donation ‘can only occur when there is agreement amongst family members’. The parents of Thaiya Spruill-Smith were in disagreement over whether to donate her organs after the toddler was declared brain dead on Friday. Police say her stepfather violently shook her, resulting in injuries that proved fatal. READ MORE HERE


3-Month Old Infant Murdered

Posted by Sandra On November - 18 - 2014 ADD COMMENTS

Father, 21, arrested on charges of murdering his 3-month-old son

2345CDBD00000578-2839447-John_Thomas_Cormier_Jr_pictured_was_arrested_Monday_on_charges_h-27_1416325792931A young 21-year-old father was indicted Monday on charges he murdered his 3-month-old son. John Thomas Cormier Jr’s  arrest comes exactly three months after his infant son was found unresponsive at the Lebanon, Tennessee home he shared with the boy’s mother.  An investigation was launched after the incident, and the case was recently brought in front of a grand jury, which decided to indict Cormier on charges of first-degree murder and aggravated child abuse. READ MORE HERE


Death Penalty Sought In Murder

Posted by Sandra On November - 12 - 2014 Comments Off

Baby_EdwardsDEKALB COUNTY, Georgia — A DeKalb man will now face the death penalty for the murder of 9-month-old Ken Darious Edwards Jr. The DeKalb County District Attorney’s Office filed a notice of intent to seek the death penalty on November 12, against Devin Thomas. “Because of the egregious nature of this senseless crime, my office had no choice but to seek the death penalty regarding the death of an innocent baby,” said District Attorney Robert James. Two members of the Bloods street gang were recently indicted on eight felony counts after being charged with Edwards’ death. READ MORE HERE

Prosecutors seek death penalty in baby’s murder

Scott McMillan’s Final Moments

Posted by Sandra On November - 9 - 2014 Comments Off

Third person arrested in toddler’s killing as ‘house of horror’ photos reveal horrifying abuse

1415311100218_wps_32_891672_431066606979343_15A third person has been arrested and charged in connection to the beating death and alleged torture of a 3-year-old boy in Pennsylvania. Jillian Tait, 31, and Gary Lee Fellenbaum, 23, were charged Thursday with murdering Tait’s son, Scott McMillan in what Chester County District Attorney Thomas Hogan has referred to as ‘an American horror story’. The couple allegedly hung little Scott by his legs, tortured him for weeks and smashed his head into the wall before beating him to death. Police arrested Fellenbaum’s wife, 21-year-old Amber Fellenbaum, who allegedly witnessed the beatings but did nothing to stop the violence. READ MORE HERE

3-Year-Old Scott McMillan Beaten to Death for Not Eating

Clothing, toy drive held for Scotty McMillan’s surviving brother


Arrest In 2010 Family Murder

Posted by Sandra On November - 7 - 2014 Comments Off

Arrest Made In 2010 McStay Family Murder Case

downloadSAN BERNARDINO, California — A business associate was arrested in the murders of a family of four, including two young boys, whose disappearance from their San Diego County home in 2010 was a mystery until their remains were discovered in graves in the California desert last year, officials said Friday. San Bernardino County Sheriff John McMahon identified the suspect as Charles Merritt, who was due in court later in the day to face four counts of murder. READ MORE HERE

Business Associate Arrested In McStay Family Murders

Business partner killed Joseph McStay, wife and family

Inside the Gruesome McStay Family Murder

Boy Brutally Tortured to Death

Posted by Sandra On November - 6 - 2014 Comments Off

Couple charged in Chesco murder of 3-year-old

SMURDER07In a killing described as “an American horror story,” a man and his girlfriend were charged with murder for beating her 3-year-old son to death in their West Caln mobile home, Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan said Thursday. Hogan said his office will seek the death penalty against Gary Fellenbaum, 23, and Jillian Tait, 31, for torturing Tait’s son, Scott McMillan, to death over three days with a homemade whip, a curtain rod, a piece of aluminum siding, and their fists, at one point while he was taped to a chair. The boy was discovered Tuesday after he died, and Fellenbaum’s wife, Amber Fellenbaum, who lives with the couple, called 911. He was covered with bruises, cuts and puncture wounds, and his brain was bleeding. READ MORE HERE

Mom, Boyfriend Beat Boy, 3, to Death Inside Chester County Home: Prosecutors

2 charged in death of boy hung by feet, beaten

Police: 3-year-old hung up by feet, beaten, killed





Mother Threw Son Off Bridge

Posted by Sandra On November - 4 - 2014 Comments Off

Oregon Boy Found Dead After Mother Threw Him Off Bridge

B1l1DJGIgAAODDvThe body of a 6-year-old boy has been found in the waters of Oregon’s Yaquina Bay after his mother told officials she threw him off a bridge. London McCabe’s body was found by Newport police in water roughly a mile away from the span after an extensive search in which two coastguard boats and a helicopter were deployed. His mother, 34-year-old Jillian Meredith McCabe, had called 911 four hours earlier. READ MORE HERE


1-MO Infant Found Murdered

Posted by Sandra On November - 2 - 2014 Comments Off

downloadWASHINGTON – D.C. police are investigating the murder of a 1-month-old child in Southeast. According to a statement, police said officers responded to a home in the 1700 block of Trenton Place this past Wednesday, Oct. 29, just after 9:30 a.m. for a report of an unconscious child. Officers discovered an unconscious baby boy suffering from injuries. The baby was transported to the hospital, but died there shortly after. READ MORE HERE


Teen In ICU After School Attack

Posted by Sandra On October - 31 - 2014 Comments Off

Student_fighting_for_his_life_after_viol_2194190000_9403259_ver1.0_640_480DETROIT, Michigan – A Detroit teen is in the hospital, fighting to live, after a vicious attack at an area school. Willie Wallace, 16, a student at the private Allen Academy, was jumped Wednesday. An attack that caused a seizure, fractured skull, bleeding in his brain, and damage to his chin, cheek and neck, according to family. His mother told 7 Action News exclusively, he is sedated at Henry Ford Hospital, and is unable to speak. READ MORE HERE

Accused Child Killer Freed

Posted by Sandra On October - 28 - 2014 Comments Off

635500909935462151-102814TaylorMoore1SANTA FE, Texas — An accused child killer was set free after the county’s medical examiner misplaced the evidence needed to convict her, prosecutors said. In March 2013, Taylor Moore, 4, was critically injured while staying with her father and his girlfriend, Laura Kolb, 38, in their apartment here. Taylor’s dad, Kevin Moore, and Kolb had had an argument, police said. Moore left their apartment to cool off, but Kolb was still livid. Prosecutors in the Galveston County District Attorney Office say Kolb shoved Taylor to the floor and then threw her on a bed; Taylor died March 23, 2013, at Mainland Medical Center in Texas City, and Kolb eventually was charged with murder. READ MORE HERE

Couple Sentenced to 2300 Years

Posted by Sandra On October - 26 - 2014 Comments Off


Patricia-and-Matthew-Ayers-child-pornography-664x370A federal judge in Alabama threw the book at a local Lauderdale Couple for sexually abusing a child and producing child pornography. WAFF said Matthew Ayers, 42, and Patricia Ayers, 34, are both responsible for the sexual abuse of a child in their custody and take pictures of the behavior to manufacture the child porn. U.S. District Judge L. Scott Coogler said,I have been on the bench since 1998, and this is the worst case I have personally dealt with, including murders. You robbed this child of her childhood and her soul, and a maximum sentence is the only sentence appropriate.” READ MORE HERE

WA School Shooting Kills Two

Posted by Sandra On October - 24 - 2014 Comments Off

2 dead, including gunman, 3 injured in Washington school shooting

141024-jaylen-fryberg-04_061221e239721bfa1c07e77fcf0a7b11.nbcnews-ux-800-800marysville-shooting1_custom-e86c00604bfbde3b6526f967642368d3f11c410b-s4-c85MARYSVILLE, WASHINGTON — Two students are dead and four more are injured after a school shooting in Washington state. Gunman Jaylen Fryberg is dead, police have confirmed. He committed suicide after opening fire inside the cafeteria around 10:45 a.m. at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. He is believed to be the only suspect in the shooting and used a Beretta .40-caliber handgun, federal law enforcement said. READ MORE HERE

Washington school shooter identified as Jaylen Ray Fryberg

Students: WA School Shooter Jaylen Fryberg was ‘Happy,’ ‘Popular’

Two Dead in Washington High School Shooting

Police: Shooter at school near Seattle is dead

Two dead from high school shooting in Washington state

Just in: family confirmed Shooter Jaylen Fryberg and victim Andrew Fryberg at Harborview are cousins.


Man Accused of Killing Son

Posted by Sandra On October - 23 - 2014 Comments Off

54497c59eb1eb.imageGLENDALE, Arizona – A 29-year-old man is accused of child abuse after the death of a 2-year-old boy in Glendale. The case began in January when Glendale police and fire personnel responded to a call of an unresponsive child at an apartment complex near 51st and Northern avenues. The child was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased. A doctor who examined the child noted several areas of bruising, according to court documents. READ MORE HERE

Dead Infants Found In Storage Unit

Posted by Sandra On October - 22 - 2014 Comments Off

UPDATE: The Canadian Press reports that Andrea Giesbrecht, 40, was arrested and charged with concealing the bodies. Police say the babies may have been newborns. There are no homicide charges planned at the moment.

n-UHAUL-STORAGE-largePolice in Winnipeg, Canada say that the bodies of several infants were found in a U-Haul storage locker on Monday night. CBC News first reported the “gruesome scene,” where six bodies were discovered in various states of decomposition. An employee at the facility originally called police after the remains caught his or her attention. It wasn’t immediately clear how long the bodies had been in the locker, but police told reporters that a woman who was renting the locker has been interviewed. READ MORE HERE

Father Shot His 3 Kids, Self

Posted by Sandra On October - 20 - 2014 Comments Off

David Mohney shot his three children and then himself in a tragic murder-suicide in Florida

1413756282097_wps_6_VOLUSIA_COUNTY_Fla_A_fathA stay-at-home dad in Florida who shot dead two of his children and wounded a third before killing himself was in the midst of a nasty divorce from his wife and had asked a judge for a protective order claiming she was the violent one. David Mohney claimed his wife Cynthia was a violent, abusive alcoholic in court papers filed just two months before he gunned down his children Friday in their quiet, middle-class neighborhood just south of Daytona Beach.  He wanted to leave his wife and take the family back to his hometown in South Dakota, police say.  READ MORE HERE


Child Killed Over Facebook Fued

Posted by Sandra On October - 18 - 2014 Comments Off

Family of 3-year-old killed over Facebook feud ‘in disbelief’

5223249_GDETROIT, Michigan -More details are being released about the shooting which killed 3-year-old Amiracle Williams and wounded four others on  Detroit’s east side Thursday. Police arrested the suspected shooter, a 23-year-old man wanted in Virginia early Friday morning. Investigators have also arrested the 22-year-old man believed to have driven the getaway van. Both have ties to local gangs, according to police. Four suspects were arrested in total, including two others who have since been released. One of the shooting victims, Amiracle’s father Demetrious, 47, was listed in critical condition last night at a local hospital. Fox 2 was told he is awake and alert.  Also shot was Amiracle’s mother Frieda Tiggs, 40, who is expected to be released tonight. READ MORE HERE


Teen Killed Newborn Baby

Posted by Sandra On October - 14 - 2014 Comments Off

Teen ‘killed newborn baby then cremated the body in a stove in a bid to hide pregnancy from parents’

Teen-Alexandra-OlaruProsecutors say Alexandra Olaru, 17, has admitted suffocating her baby immediately after giving birth, before setting fire to its body in a stove. A teenager has been accused of suffocating her newborn baby and then burning its body because she didn’t want her parents to find out she was pregnant. Prosecutors say Alexandra Olaru, 17, from Silvilesti in south-western Romania’s Gorj County, had given birth at home while her parents were out for the night. Almost immediately after, she smothered the tot’s face with a pillow until it was dead before throwing its tiny corpse into a wood-burning stove and setting it alight. READ MORE HERE


2 Adults, Children Found Dead

Posted by Sandra On October - 9 - 2014 Comments Off

1406331066000-NEW-YORKGUILDERLAND, New York — The four people found slain inside their suburban upstate New York home were two adults and two boys, ages 7 and 10, authorities said Thursday as they sought the public’s help in their investigation. The adults were a 37-year-old man and a 39-year-old woman, but officials weren’t saying how the four were related. The victims’ names were being withheld while relatives were notified, Albany County District Attorney David Soares said during a news conference in Guilderland. Officials refused to comment about whether the deaths, which were discovered Wednesday afternoon, were a murder-suicide or whether the victims were targeted. READ MORE HERE

Police probe killings of 4 at Upstate NY home

Whole family killed – New York Daily News

“7th Heaven” Actor, Stephen Collins, Investigated for Child Molestation

Posted by Sandra On October - 7 - 2014 Comments Off

635482677524950002-STEPHEN-COLLINSStephen Collins — who played the pastor/dad on “7th Heaven” — allegedly confessed to his estranged wife he was a child molester, and it’s all on tape … a tape obtained by TMZ. And the New York Police Dept. is now conducting an active criminal investigation involving sexual contact with multiple children. Collins — who is in the middle of a nasty, prolonged divorce with actress Faye Grant — revealed to her in 2012 he had molested and/or exposed himself to several underage girls years before. Collins and Grant went to a therapist where she peppered him with questions about the incidents … and he not only answered, he was specific. Here’s what Collins didn’t know at the time. Grant taped the therapy session. We’re told her lawyer advised her it was legal to secretly record the conversation because in California you’re allowed to secretly record conversations to gather evidence the other person committed a violent felony … and molesting a child under the age of 14 qualifies. READ MORE HERE

CNN: ‘7th Heaven’ actor subject of molestation probe

‘Ted 2′ fires Stephen Collins after molestation allegations

Fallout Continues in Stephen Collins Molestation Probe

Stephen Collins Being Investigated for Child Molestation



Babysitter Charged With Murder

Posted by Sandra On October - 6 - 2014 Comments Off

Babysitter charged with murder in ‘shaken baby’ death

os-babysitter-dead-baby-arrested-calif-2014100-001A 24-year-old baby sitter has been charged with murder after the death of a 4-month-old who had been suffering from traumatic brain injuries, Palm Bay police said Monday. Joseph Kyle Lamay faces one count of first-degree murder in the death of his girlfriend’s baby, Lorenzo Hernandez, Palm Bay police spokeswoman Yvonne Martinez said. “The investigation revealed the child died from blunt-force trauma. However, the exact circumstances are still being investigated,” Martinez said. READ MORE HERE

Murder charge after baby’s death

Babysitter faces murder charge in Palm Bay infant’s death


Germans May Approve Incest

Posted by Sandra On October - 5 - 2014 Comments Off

German-ParliamentGerman brothers and sisters are on the verge of being able to have sexual relations without worrying about breaking the law and going to jail. A government committee has said laws that ban incest are a violation of right to sexual self-expression. The case centres on a Liepzig man, Patrick Stuebing, who was adopted as a child and later met and married his biological sister and together have had four children. Stuebing has been in violation of German law and jailed. While in jail, all of his children except one were removed from his wife. Two of the children are disabled. READ MORE HERE

German Ethics Council in favor of lifting ban on incest with siblings


Teen Girls Recall Horrors of ISIS Captivity

Posted by Sandra On October - 1 - 2014 Comments Off

01_1n010_isis1Teenage girls who escaped the brutal clutches of ISIS terrorists have recounted a harrowing nightmare of beatings, torture, rape and degradation that included being forced to watch videos of men being beheaded. The girls, members of the persecuted Yazidi minority from northern Iraq, say they were captured and sold or given as gifts. “We would try to make ourselves look ugly,” an escaped girl, 15, told the Global Post news service. “Some women would cry or scream or fight, but it made no difference. They were always taken anyway.” She said they were debased so badly that death, even by suicide, was more appealing than living under ISIS’s barbaric control. READ MORE HERE

Foster Mom Arrested for Murder

Posted by Sandra On September - 29 - 2014 Comments Off

Foster mom, 20, arrested in baby girl’s death

sydney-danielle-white_1411496357871_8344686_ver1.0_640_480A 20-year-old Colorado woman is behind bars in connection with the death of her 11-month-old foster daughter. Sydney Danielle White is charged with child abuse resulting in death. She’s being held at the Mesa County Jail on a $100,000 bond. The victim, Angel Lane Place, was airlifted from St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction to the Denver Children’s Hospital on September 16 with severe head trauma. The child died after being taken off life support the next day. READ MORE HERE

10-MO Baby Raped, Killed

Posted by Sandra On September - 28 - 2014 Comments Off

Mervyn Bell guilty of murder and sexual assault of baby

5695448-3x2-340x227A 27-year-old man has been found guilty of sexually assaulting and murdering a 10-month-old boy in Western Australia’s north. The child’s family welcomed the verdict but said his death could have been avoided if police had acted more quickly when his abduction was first reported. Police have confirmed an internal investigation into complaints by the family is being conducted. Mervyn Bell was alone with the child for 15 hours after taking him from his grandfather’s home in Broome and driving about 1,000 kilometres west, Perth Supreme Court was told. READ MORE HERE

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