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12 Children Rescued PA Home

Posted by Sandra On June - 19 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Pennsylvania House Of Horrors

356BAEF200000578-3647657-image-m-45_1466226833881A Pennsylvania man has been arrested after police discovered that he held captive 12 girls aged from 6 months to 18-years-old in his home in a truly chilling story. Lee Kaplan, 51, has been accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl, who was a gifted to him by Amish parents and fathering two children with an 18-year-old, who also lives at the home. Neighbor Jenn Betz of Festerville, PA called the authorities after she grew concerned about the girls she saw living on the property. She said that the home had boarded windows and weeds growing all around it, adding to its spooky appearance and suspicious circumstances. READ MORE HERE

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Baby Died From Benadryl Overdose

Posted by Sandra On June - 5 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

0e595381-ee84-4623-83d8-4f5435815595-large16x9_babysitter3REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio – A babysitter has been charged with murder after giving an 8-month-old baby “a lethal dose of Benadryl to put him to sleep,” police said. Authorities received a call on Friday, May 13 for an unresponsive baby, and upon arrival located 8-month-old Haddix Mulkey. He was transported to Children’s Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The child’s babysitter, Lori Conley, was arrested on Friday, June 3 and has been charged with murder and child endangering, a second-degree felony. READ MORE HERE

Man Admits to Raping Children

Posted by Sandra On June - 1 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

article-doc-bf3e9-1s7EEwLZ9n9f6bef26d0eaa4a49f-734_634x559A British pedophile on Wednesday faced a life sentence after admitting a string of sex attacks on children as young as six months, some from poor Christian families in Malaysia. Richard Huckle, 30, took pictures and video footage of himself abusing the children which he uploaded to the dark web — a hard to access part of the Internet often used for illegal activity. Investigators found over 20,000 indecent images on his computer, while Huckle also kept a ledger of his attacks and wrote a manual called “Paedophiles And Poverty: Child Lover Guide”. READ MORE HERE

Mother’s BF Killed 17-MO Boy

Posted by Sandra On May - 23 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Mother, Chloe Thomas, 25, claimed her child had fallen down the stairs

34897B3800000578-3605279-image-m-3_1464022075189A 17-month-old baby was murdered by his mother’s boyfriend and she then lied to cover up the killing, a court heard today. Toddler Finley Thomas suffered ‘catastrophic’ head injuries after allegedly being attacked by his mother’s lover at home. But mother Chloe Thomas, 25, claimed the child had simply fallen down the stairs when paramedics were called to their home. The emergency crew found Finley unconscious on the living room floor and he died from brain injuries in hospital. READ MORE HERE



Newborn Twins Severely Abused

Posted by Sandra On May - 17 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

capture-20160517-211321PENNSYLVANIA – A married couple is facing multiple child abuse charges after their two-month-old twin daughters were both found with broken or fractured legs. Michael Shales, 30, and his wife, Melissa Shales, 25, have been charged with felony endangering the welfare of a child, conspiracy and aggravated assault in Bucks County after a police investigation that started in March. The investigation began when Melissa Shales called 911 to report that one of her two daughters was having difficulty breathing. READ MORE HERE


Mother, Daughters Abducted & Tortured

Posted by Sandra On May - 15 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Father and Son Kidnapped and Tortured Woman and Four Teen Daughters

capture-20160515-212021UTAH – The father and son accused of luring a woman and her four teenage daughters to a house in Utah and tying them up while high on methamphetamine are both in custody in Wyoming. At the end of a dramatic five-day manhunt, law officers arrested Dereck James ‘DJ’ Harrison, 22, late Saturday night, several hours after the surrender of his father, Flint Wayne Harrison, 51, the Sublette County Sheriff’s Office said. The various charges the men face include aggravated kidnapping, aggravated assault and possession of a controlled substance. READ MORE HERE


Couple Indicted for Incest, Rape

Posted by Sandra On May - 12 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

incestperps-jpgA Sullivan County couple have been indicted for sexual abuse of the woman’s son, which is alleged to have included filming the crimes being committed against the 4-year-old victim. Brook Antoinette Morrell, 28, and her boyfriend Edward Gene Swift, 37, were arrested Wednesday afternoon and booked into the Sullivan County jail. Court records show the pair were indicted on Tuesday by a Sullivan County grand jury. READ MORE HERE

Murder Suspect Arrested

Posted by Sandra On May - 5 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

A stranger who lured 11-year-old Ashlynne Mike into his van with promises of watching a movie instead walked her into the hills of a remote area of the Navajo Nation, a place known for its breathtaking views and a monolithic rock outcropping that stands as a beacon for miles. As the sun faded, the man returned alone, with a crowbar tucked in his jacket. The girl was nowhere to be seen. The girl’s 9-year-old brother, who had jumped into the van hoping to protect her — was now distraught and scared. The man drove him toward a highway, and then told him to get out. READ MORE HERE


Police say Ashlynne Mike bludgeoned, left to die

New Mexico man ‘kidnapped Navajo girl, Ashlynne Mike

Ashlynne Mike update: Tom Begaye, Jr. admits raping girl


Child Allegedly Raped By Parents

Posted by Sandra On April - 26 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Child allegedly raped by his father and forced to have sex with mother

Criminal Courts of JusticeA child who was allegedly raped by his father and forced to have sex with his mother showed disturbing behavior in school such as biting and spitting, a trial has heard. The 12-year-old boy has now concluded his evidence at the Central Criminal Court after spending nearly two weeks testifying via video-link about various abuses he allegedly suffered in the family home in Waterford including being raped with a hot poker and having a gun held to his head. READ MORE HERE

WI Prom Night Shooting

Posted by Sandra On April - 24 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Ex-student arrived at school prom with rifle and opened fire before being killed by cops

337F9BD000000578-3556019-Jackob_E_Wagner_18_arrived_at_Antigo_High_School_in_Wisconsin_ar-a-40_1461519018351WISCONSIN – A teenage gunman was shot dead by police officers after he opened fire with a high-powered rifle outside a high school prom, injuring a couple of students, authorities said. Jackob E. Wagner, 18, arrived at Antigo High School in Antigo, Wisconsin, at around 11pm on Saturday night and started firing at the pair, a male and a female, at the school’s entrance as they left the building. Antigo Police Chief Eric Roller said several police officers were at the scene providing security for the event and quickly stopped the threat by shooting the suspect. READ MORE HERE

The Latest: Police ID teen accused of Wisconsin prom attack

Jakob E. Wagner Identified as Suspect in Wisconsin Prom Shooting

BREAKING: Antigo prom shooting suspect, 18, fatally shot



Couple Faces 1st Degree Murder

Posted by Sandra On April - 17 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

SEMINOLE, Oklahoma — A missing child alert was issued in late April 2006 for colton-clark-jpgColton Clark of Seminole. He was 9 at the time of his disappearance. A man and woman, Colton’s aunt and uncle, who were arrested last Friday in connection with the disappearance of a Seminole boy in 2006 are expected to face multiple charges, including first-degree murder. Court documents show that James Rex Clark and Rebecca Faith Clark are expected to be charged with first-degree murder/death of a child by injuring, torturing or maiming, abuse of a minor child, child neglect and conspiracy to commit a felony. READ MORE HERE

Mom Sentenced to LIFE for Daughter’s Murder

Posted by Sandra On April - 12 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Serial Rapist Gets 100 Years

Posted by Sandra On April - 10 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Serial child rapist sentenced to 100 years in prison

5706dfdbf01e7.imageFlathead District Court Judge Robert Allison on Thursday granted a serial child rapist’s request to be sent to prison for the rest of his life. Jason Dean Franks, 46, of Kalispell was sentenced to 100 years in prison for raping an 11-year-old girl in March 2007 at her father’s home. Franks can only be paroled if he agrees to complete two sex offender treatment programs that require him to admit guilt and agrees to take drugs that reduce his sex drive. READ MORE HERE

Aunt Charged: First-Degree Murder

Posted by Sandra On April - 6 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

32DFDBCD00000578-0-image-m-98_1459891363980A Denver woman has been arrested after she allegedly beat her three-year-old niece to death and then hid her under a bed after locking the toddler in a closet for two weeks. Shanna Gossett, 29, has been charged with first-degree murder, child abuse resulting in death, second-degree kidnapping and false imprisonment. Bethannie Johnson was found unresponsive in the middle of a living room floor at a home in Grand Junction on March 17. She had been severely bruised on her head and stomach, and bruises were also found on her legs. READ MORE HERE


Mother Suffocated Newborn Baby

Posted by Sandra On April - 3 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

capture-20160403-211755A Long Island New York woman has been arrested on a murder charge after police say she suffocated her newborn baby girl and then stuffed the child’s body in a plastic bag. Nassau County police say 20-year-old Sharon Seudat was arrested Friday and is being charged with second degree murder. READ MORE HERE

Mother, BF Charged With Murder

Posted by Sandra On March - 31 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Mother and Boyfriend Charged with Murder

brittney ballard mugshot_1459436358707_1302679_ver1.0A Louisville mother and her boyfriend are both behind bars in connection to a 5-month-old’s death earlier in March in Louisville. Police arrested Brittney Ballard, 20, Wednesday evening and is charged with child abuse, accused of being the custodial parent to Noah Ballard-Jones when he suffered blunt force trauma. Police said the baby went into cardiac arrest on Monday, March 14, and was rushed to Kosair Children’s Hospital, where doctors found Jones had suffered a number of injuries over time, from fractured ribs, to fractures in his right arm and leg, as well as a fractured skull. The injuries to his head ultimately led to his death two days later, on March 16. READ MORE HERE

Man Faces 2,740 Counts of Child Rape

Posted by Sandra On March - 26 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

56f004859e0c9.imageCURWENSVILLE — A Curwensville man is facing 2,740 counts of child sex abuse after being accused by a female juvenile of raping and molesting her repeatedly in incidents that date back to 2011. Curwensville Borough Police Chief David Johnston filed the following charges against Steve Daniel Kephart, 33:

  • 308 counts each of rape-forcible compulsion and rape-threat of forcible compulsion
  • 283 counts of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, all of which are first-degree felonies, 283 counts of second-degree felony aggravated indecent assault-without consent
  • 283 counts of second-degree felony aggravated indecent assault-victim younger than 16 years old
  • 567 counts of second-degree statutory sexual assault
  • 6 counts of second-degree felony photograph/film/depict on computer sex act-child, three counts of third-degree felony child pornography
  • 307 counts of corruption of minors defendant age 18 or older
  • 51 counts of first-degree felony rape of a child
  • 24 counts of first-degree IDSI-forcible compulsion
  • 24 counts of IDSI-threat forcible compulsion
  • 283 counts of second-degree misdemeanor indecent assault-person younger than 16 years old


MMA Fighter Caught Beating Juvenile On Video

Posted by Sandra On March - 23 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

MMA fighter beats defenseless juvenile

tony-cojocaru-twitter-picWARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: Police are investigating a disturbing alleged attack after a video appearing to show an MMA fighter mercilessly beating a juvenile was shared thousands of times on social media. The video appears to show a man, identified by social media users as an American fighter named Tony Cojocaru, callously punch and slap a younger man in the face, head and abdomen dozens of times until he is left cowering in a fetal position on the ground. READ MORE HERE





161 Felony Child Rape Charges

Posted by Sandra On March - 20 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS


UPDATE: Mr. Hensley has had his pre-trial. His next court date is scheduled 1/13/2020

A Vale man who was arrested in December by Lincolnton Police on charges that he raped a child received a total of 162 additional charges on Tuesday, according to a press release. Danny Lee Hensley, 40, of 7873 Matthew Miller Road, was charged by police with 80 felony counts of kidnapping, 80 felony counts of taking indecent liberties with a child, felony attempted first degree rape and misdemeanor communicating threats. Hensley received a $1,000,000 bond on the new charges and is being held in the Harven Crouse Detention Center under a total $1,200,000 bond. READ MORE HERE


Additional 161 Felony Charges On Hensley

Lincoln County man gets 161 felony charges added

161 felony charges added to NC man

Man charged with 161 felonies for child rape

Vale Man Facing 161 Felonies In Child Molestation Case




Mom Strangled Newborn

Posted by Sandra On March - 18 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

UPDATE: The prosecutor’s office says the baby was just a few minutes old at the time of her death.

19967367-smallWOODBURY — A Gloucester County woman is charged with murder in connection with the death of her newborn baby, the county prosecutor’s office announced Thursday. Police say Jade Fanz, 19, of Franklin Township, strangled the baby girl and disposed of her body. The child’s corpse was found on the property of her family’s Proposed Avenue home on Feb. 27. In addition to murder, Fanz is charged with unlawfully disturbing, moving or concealing human remains and abuse or neglect of a child. READ MORE HERE




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