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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

Drugged Baby Now Brain Dead

Posted by Sandra On September - 26 - 2014 Comments Off

1411575351621_wps_67_Pic_shows_Woman_Silvia_StA four-month-old baby is fighting for his life after his drug addict parents fed him crystal meth to stop him from crying. Silvia Strnadova, 26, and husband Miroslav, 30, took the unconscious child to hospital but he was left brain dead and is only being kept alive by a life support machine. The parents from the town of Prievidza in the north-western Slovak region of Horna Nitrawere were arrested after police discovered that they had given the infant a strong dose of the potent drug. READ MORE HERE


Woman Executed for Murder

Posted by Sandra On September - 20 - 2014 Comments Off

Texas executes woman for starvation of boy, 9

_h0_w295_m6_otrue_lfalseHUNTSVILLE, Texas — A Texas woman convicted of the starvation and torture death of her girlfriend’s 9-year-old son a decade ago was executed Wednesday evening. Lisa Coleman, 38, received a lethal injection about an hour after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected a last-day appeal to spare her. She was pronounced dead at 6:24 p.m. CDT, 12 minutes after Texas Department of Criminal officials began administering a lethal dose of pentobarbital. READ MORE HERE

Man Murders Six Children

Posted by Sandra On September - 18 - 2014 Comments Off

Six children and two adults, including the shooter, are dead after a mass shooting in Florida

capture-20140918-223923FLORIDA — Six children and two adults, including the shooter, are dead after a mass shooting in Florida, authorities said. Don Spirit, 51, reportedly gunned down his adult daughter and her six children inside his Bell home, Gilchrist County Sheriff Robert Schultz said in a Thursday evening press conference. Local media is reporting the other adult victim is 28-year-old Sarah Spirit, but he declined to confirm. Donald Spirit called 911 around 4:00 p.m. and “made reference to harming people and himself,” said Schultz. He was dead by the time deputies arrived on the scene. First responders found a horrific scene when they arrived. READ MORE HERE

Don Spirit kills six grandchildren, daughter and himself

Sheriff: Grandfather killed 6 grandkids, daughter, self

Don Spirit Mass Shooting Murder Suicide

Don Spirit ID’d as Bell, FL Shooting Suspect

6-WO Infant Shaken to Death

Posted by Sandra On September - 16 - 2014 Comments Off

w300-58e1301a0d71fa953b45f5fe7ccc05daOKLAHOMA – A University of Tulsa student reportedly shook his 6-week-old son to death last weekend because he wanted the infant to stop crying, police said Monday. Sebastian Aguirre Jr., 22, was charged Monday with child abuse murder in the death of Etienne Aguirre, who suffered a traumatic brain injury. The child was hospitalized Thursday at St. John Medical Center, but he was later transferred to Saint Francis Hospital, authorities said. READ MORE HERE

Adrian Peterson Indictment Charges

Posted by Sandra On September - 13 - 2014 Comments Off


Adrian Peterson Indictment Charges

Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson turned himself in to Montgomery County, Texas, authorities early Saturday morning. He was booked into the Montgomery County jail at 1:06 a.m. CT and released at 1:35 a.m. CT after posting the $15,000 bond. Peterson had been indicted by a grand jury on charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child and a warrant had been issued for his arrest. He flew back early Saturday morning to Minnesota, where he has been deactivated for the Vikings’ home game against the Patriots on Sunday. READ MORE HERE

Adrian Peterson turns self in to Montgomery County authorities

EXCLUSIVE Details On Adrian Peterson Indictment Charges

District attorney: Adrian Peterson ‘exceeded’ standards

Vikings Adrian Peterson indicted on felony charge of injury to a child


Bodies of Three Infants Found

Posted by Sandra On September - 11 - 2014 Comments Off

5 Missing Children’s Bodies Found

Posted by Sandra On September - 9 - 2014 Comments Off

Bodies of 5 missing South Carolina kids found

1410302106000-jonesCamden, Alabama — A district attorney says the bodies of five children missing from South Carolina have been found in rural Alabama. The children’s father is in custody. Wilcox County, Alabama, District Attorney Michael Jackson told The Associated Press on Tuesday that the father is suspected of killing the five children in South Carolina and dumping the bodies in Alabama. READ MORE HERE

5 missing SC children found dead; father confesses

5 Children Found Dead in Alabama; Father Detained

Bodies Of 5 Missing Children From South Carolina Found 


UPDATE: Pictured: Five children ‘killed by their Spice-smoking engineer father before he dumped their bodies in trash bags 11 months after he divorced their mother for having an affair with a neighbor’  




Mother Arrested for Murder

Posted by Sandra On September - 8 - 2014 Comments Off


Dead Baby Found In High School

Posted by Sandra On September - 5 - 2014 Comments Off

A maintenance worker found a ‘deceased human fetus’ in a trash can at a Dallas high school

1409667111092_wps_8_image001_pngA staff member has found what is being described by police as a ‘deceased human fetus’ in a bathroom at a Texas high school. Authorities in east Dallas are now looking for a student they believe gave birth inside Woodrow Wilson High School during class time on Friday. A maintenance worker made the disturbing discovery in a trash can in a second-floor girls’ bathroom around 2:30pm. READ MORE HERE

Missing Girl’s Body Found

Posted by Sandra On September - 4 - 2014 Comments Off

Arrest made after girl’s body found in shallow grave

isabella_7_-_qp11Arizona authorities have made an arrest in connection with the disappearance and murder of 8-year-old Isabella “Bella” Grogan-Cannella. Justin James Rector, 26, of Bullhead City, was charged Thursday with kidnapping and first-degree murder. The girl’s body was discovered Wednesday in a shallow grave near her home, police said. The body has since been visually identified as Bella. Authorities have not yet revealed a cause of death. READ MORE HERE



11-MO Boy Killed by Mother

Posted by Sandra On September - 1 - 2014 Comments Off

Mom charged after baby dies — has history of abuse

baby-micahSOUTH BEND, IN — MONDAY NIGHT UPDATE: Micahyah Crockett, an 11-month-old boy severely injured in what police suspect was a horrific act of abuse this weekend, has died in the hospital. His mother, Nyesha Crockett, has been charged in the death. Nyesha told police she used a shirt to smother the baby that she threw him on the ground and kicked and struck him. Metro Homicide says Nyesha sent text messages to the father: “Come get him before I hurt him,” “Good luck with everything,” “I hope you find your son,” and “OK, think I won’t?” READ MORE HERE

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