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Recent Crime News
Wednesday Feb 18 | via KRGV
Officers arrested Alfonso Hernandez Torres, 46, in the 2600 block of E. 13th Street on a warrant for aggravated assault. Police said the stabbing happened on Jan. 5. The victim told police he and Hernandez Torres got into an argument over a bicycle. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 17 | via West Hawaii Today
The Danish gunman who attacked a free-speech seminar and a synagogue in Copenhagen was released about two weeks ago from a jail where he may have been radicalized while serving time for a vicious stabbing. As Denmark mourned the two victims, these and other troubling details emerged Monday about Omar Abdel Hamid El-Hussein's path to the country's worst terror spree in three decades. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 17 | via Switched
JUDGE HALTS OBAMA'S IMMIGRATION POLICY "A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction on Monday that will temporarily prevent the Obama administration from moving forward with its executive actions on immigration while a lawsuit against the president works its way through the courts. The order, by Judge Andrew Hanen of the U.S. District Court in Brownsville, Texas, was an early stumble for the administration in what will likely be a long legal battle over whether President Barack Obama overstepped his constitutional authority with the wide-reaching executive actions on immigration he announced last November." Comment?
Monday Feb 16 | via KRGV
Officers were dispatched to the 200 block of Red Rose Street at approximately 9:30 p.m. after area residents reported the gunfire. A witness told officers he saw three males shooting a handgun while walking down the street. Comment?
Monday Feb 16 | via KHQ-TV Spokane
A man, woman and a dog died after their vehicle plunged off a sharp turn and into Arrowrock Reservoir where it ended up on its roof in 30 feet of water. Witnesses reported the crash at 11:30 a.m. Saturday but responders couldn't locate the vehicle until a dive team with sonar arrived and found it at about noon on Sunday. Comment?
Thursday Feb 12 | via The Wichita Eagle
Daniel Perez, testifying in his own defense Thursday, said he suffered memory loss after he was beaten and taken to either Brownsville, Texas, or Mexico before he was set for sentencing in a Texas child sex crimes case in 1997. At times, the name "Dan" tugged at him, he said. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 3 | via KRGV
Police say a suspect arrested on charges of stealing copper wiring from a cell tower in east Brownsville was also wanted in a forgery case. Police received a call about a theft in progress in the 5800 block of Lourdes Blvd. The caller said the suspect fled in a Chevy Trailblazer down E 14th Street. Comment?
Monday Feb 2 | via SFGate
A Pittsburgh man who tried to flee to Mexico after killing his ex-wife's new live-in boyfriend has been sentenced to 20 to 40 years in prison. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review said 28-year-old David Edick was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty to third-degree murder for shooting Ryan Beal after breaking into Beal's apartment on Aug. 31, 2013. Comment?
Jan 27, 2015 | via MDJonline.com
HARRY LEMBECK, who heretofore has been best known in these parts as the husband of Marietta School Superintendent Dr. Emily Lembeck, has a new adjective to start associating with his name these days: "author." Comment?
Dec 13, 2014 | via Right Wing News
If only Team Obama would fight against ISIS and for a vibrant US economy as hard as they fight for illegal aliens, who take jobs away from Americans, commit crimes , lower the working wage, and soak up our tax money via social services, all while demanding that America bow down and Give Them Stuff The U.S. government asked a federal judge Monday to lift a temporary hold on President Obama's executive action to protect millions of immigrants from deportation, Fox News has confirmed. Justice Department lawyers requested a "stay" to delay a federal judge's decision to block Obama's immigration order, which legally allows 5 million immigrants to stay in the country. Comment?
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