Updated at 12:18 a.m., Jan. 18, 2013
MIDDLETOWN, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Police are investigating after a woman was attacked and stabbed multiple times inside a New Jersey store Thursday afternoon.
The victim, identified by her family as 29-year-old Kerri Dalton of Keansburg, also had a baby with her inside the Middletown Bed Bath & Beyond store, when the attack occurred.
The alleged assailant, 19-year-old Tyrik Haynes, is accused of repeatedly plunging a knife into [...]
Terry Lee Black, 41, held on $2m bond at prison in Salt Lake City, Utah
Sierra Newbold discovered one hour after mother reported her missing
Girl, 6, found dead in nearby canal
Autopsy revealed she had been sexually assaulted
Murder charge: Terry Lee Black, 41, was arrested over the killing of his six-year-old neighbor Sierra who was raped and drowned
A man has been arrested after he stole a six-year-old girl from her bed in [...]
SANFORD, Fla. — Circuit Judge Kenneth Lester set George Zimmerman’s new bond at $1 million on Thursday, WFTV found out.
Zimmerman shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, but claims he shot Martin in self-defense.
MORE: Doctor: Zimmerman suffered no serious head trauma
Zimmerman’s original bond was revoked last month after Lester ruled Zimmerman and his wife were untruthful about their finances.
Zimmerman is still in protective custody at the Seminole County Jail.
JUDGE GRANTS GEORGE ZIMMERMAN [...]
Matthew Stabley and Shomari Stone
May 31, 2012
A police officer in Virginia faces a murder charge in the February shooting death of an unarmed motorist.
A grand jury charged Town of Culpeper Police Officer Daniel Harmon-Wright, 32, of Gainesville, Tuesday evening with murder, malicious shooting into an occupied vehicle, malicious shooting into an occupied vehicle resulting in a death and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
“Without commenting on [...]
A medical report compiled by the family physician of accused Trayvon Martin murderer George Zimmerman and obtained exclusively by ABC News found that Zimmerman was diagnosed with a “closed fracture” of his nose, a pair of black eyes, two lacerations to the back of his head and a minor back injury the day after he fatally shot Martin during an alleged altercation.
Zimmerman faces a second degree murder charge for the [...]
Majid Jamali Fashi, who was accused by Iran of being an Israeli spy and convicted of the 2010 killing of nuclear scientist Massoud ali-Mohammadi, is to be executed in Tehran on Tuesday, according to media reports.
In addition to the murder charge, Fashi, who was arrested in January 2011, was also convicted of visiting Israel, where he allegedly received instruction and training from the Mossad as well as $120,000 for the [...]
Homeless man is beaten and killed by police officers in Orange County California
FULLERTON, Calif. (KTLA) — The Orange County District Attorney is expected to ask a judge Monday that two police officers be put on trial for the beating death of Kelly Thomas.
The 37-year-old homeless man died after an alleged fight with Fullerton police officers that sparked community and national outrage.
This would be the first time in Orange County history [...]
The suburban Chicago cop who was caught on video beating a 15-year-old student for refusing to tuck his shirt last May is being accused of raping a woman while holding a pillow over her face.
He also killed his ex-wife’s new husband last year by shooting him 24 times in front of their children while he was a cop for another suburban police department.
He was suspended for that incident and eventually found work [...]
Child Protective Services had several chances to remove Abdifatah Mohamud from the home
Police reported allegations of abuse to CPS, who are refusing to comment on case
Boy came to school in June 2011 with a swollen and bruised face
Coroner reported Abdifatah had been struck more than 70 times with a rolling pin
Told teachers at school he would ‘be killed’ if he performed badly in a test
A ten-year-old boy’s brutal death at [...]
With ABC News’ release of the George Zimmerman photo showing blood flowing freely from his head, the question becomes whether Angela Corey, the prosecutor in the case, had access to the photo before charging Zimmerman with second-degree murder.
The arrest affidavit did not mention the photograph, or the bleeding, gashes, and bruises on Zimmermans’ head. Professor Alan Dershowitz of Harvard Law School stated upon release of the arrest affidavit that it [...]
By Rene Stutzman and Jeff Weiner, Orlando Sentinel11:12 a.m. EDT, April 20, 2012
After more than a week in jail, George Zimmerman just found out that he will be allowed bail on the second-degree murder charge he faces in the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.
Judge Kenneth Lester said Zimmerman’s bond will be set at $150,000. He will be placed on GPS monitoring, and will not be released from custody today.
Zimmerman arrived in court about 9 [...]
Trayvon’s mother, Sabrina Fulton, said she believes the shooting was an ‘accident’
Hours later she released a statement saying her words were ‘mischaracterized’ and stated Zimmerman murdered her son
Zimmerman will remain in jail until a bail hearing in the coming weeks
He spent his first night behind bars sobbing, according to reports
In new documents, prosecutors say Zimmerman confronted Trayvon first
The second-degree murder charge means Zimmerman faces life in prison
Sean Hannity questions how [...]
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — After an extraordinary public campaign to make an arrest in the shooting of an unarmed black teen, a Florida prosecutor came back with a murder charge in the case that has
galvanized the nation for weeks.
But prosecutors face steep hurdles to win a second-degree murder conviction against neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman in the killing of Trayvon Martin, experts say. They will have to prove Zimmerman intentionally [...]
April 5, 2012
A 61-year-old Chicago man who was shot 28 times by Chicago police officers in 2005 — and lived to tell his side of the story — was sentenced Thursday to serve 40 years in prison, essentially a life sentence.
Howard Morgan, himself a former Chicago police officer, was sentenced on an attempted murder charge Thursday, the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
NBC Chicago’s Michelle Relerford tweeted from the sentencing that Morgan said, [...]
A Long Island woman accused of feeding M&Ms that contained traces of peanuts to her disabled and allergic 8-year-old pleaded not guilty Wednesday to an upgraded charge of second-degree murder in the child’s death.
Veronica Cirella, 31, of Plainview, was ordered held without bail in the July 23 death of her daughter, Julie, who was found only hours before she was set to be a flower girl in a [...]
LONDON (AP) – Former rugby player Tony Nicklinson had a high-flying job as a corporate manager in Dubai, where he went skydiving and bridge-climbing in his free time.
Seven years ago, he suffered a paralyzing stroke. Today he can only move his head, cannot speak and needs constant care.
And he wants to die.
To try to ensure that whoever ends his life won’t be jailed, the 57-year-old Nicklinson recently asked Britain’s High [...]
An illegal immigrant who fatally struck a Benedictine nun while driving drunk was found guilty in Prince William County on Monday of felony murder — a case that sparked outrage in a county at the forefront of debates on local enforcement of federal immigration laws.
Carlos A. Martinelly Montano, 24, faces up to 70 years in prison when he is sentenced Feb. 3 on the murder charge and a host of [...]
BEIJING, Aug 29 (Reuters) – A court in south-west China sentenced a Tibetan monk to 11 years in jail for “intentional homicide” for hiding a fellow monk and preventing him from getting treatment after he set himself on fire, state news agency Xinhua reported on Monday.
Overseas rights groups say Rigzin Phuntsog immolated himself in March to protest against government controls on the restive region [...]
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City grand jury has issued a murder charge against a man accused of abducting, killing and dismembering an 8-year-old boy.
Levi Aron was indicted Wednesday. Prosecutors allege he lured Leiby Kletzky (LYE’-bee KLEHT’-skee) to his home last week after the little boy got lost while walking home from a Brooklyn day camp.
The medical examiner said [...]
An Arizona judge sentenced an Iraqi immigrant on Friday to more than 34 years in prison, about two months after his conviction for running over his 20-year-old daughter because he claimed she’d become “too Westernized.”
A Maricopa County, Arizona, jury in February convicted Faleh Hassan Almaleki, 50, of one count of second-degree murder in the death of Noor Faleh Almaleki. He was also found [...]