Violent Crime Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Prosecution rests its case against Utah man accused of killing his ex-wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Johnny Wall's defense team hired an investigator to find if Xanax could be bought illegally online without a prescription. Wall, 51, is accused of drugging his ex-wife Uta von Schwedler and then drowning her in a bath tub at her Sugar House home.

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  2. FBI agent: Man accused in girl's death changed his storyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A former FBI agent who investigated the death of a 5-year-old Iowa girl says the man accused of killing her repeatedly changed his story. Randy Van Gent and other investigators testified Thursday in the trial of 35-year-old Casey Frederiksen, who is charged with first-degree murder and sexual assault.

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  3. Official details fatal bullet wound in 2013 shooting trialRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    An associate state medical examiner has described the nature of the fatal bullet wounds sustained by a Waterloo teen in the trial of a man accused in his shooting death. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports Dr. Jonathan Thompson with the Iowa State Medical Examiner's Office testified Thursday in the case against 24-year-old Perquondis Holmes, who is charged with first-degree murder.

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  4. Jury finds Portland police officers did not act negligently before fatal shooting of Brad MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    A Multnomah County jury ruled 11 to 1 Thursday that two Portland police officers were not negligent when they moved close to try to talk a suicidal man off the top of a parking garage before shooting and killing him when he pulled out a realistic-looking gun. An attorney for the parents of Brad Morgan, the 21-year-old man who was killed Jan. 25, 2012 by a single gunshot wound to the head, accused police of failing to take the appropriate precautions before the shooting, contrary to their policies, training and common sense.

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  5. Michael Brown Lawsuit: Parents of Slain Teen File Wrongful Death SuitRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | News Max

    Michael Brown's family announced this week plans to file a civil wrongful death lawsuit for the 2014 shooting death of their son by Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson. The announcement came just a day after the U.S. Justice Department said that it would not seek civil rights charges against Wilson in Brown's death, CNN reported .

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  6. Sheriff's deputy justified in fatal shooting of Aloha man during domestic violence investigation, DA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    A Washington County sheriff's deputy was justified in his fatal shooting of an Aloha man in January, according to the District Attorney's Office. A Washington County sheriff's deputy was justified in fatally shooting an Aloha man armed with a handgun during a domestic violence investigation in January, the District Attorney's Office said Thursday.

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  7. Car sought after drive-by shooting at MooloolabaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Age

    Detectives have released CCTV footage of a lime green or yellow vehicle captured in the area at the time of the shooting. They want anyone who may recognise the vehicle or have seen any suspicious activity to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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  8. Ferguson report: No evidence Michael Brown had hands upRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CNN

    "Hands up, don't shoot" is now about more than the shooting that killed Michael Brown, but it's also not an accurate representation of the incident that sparked nationwide protests, federal investigators concluded in a report released Wednesday. The Justice Department's investigation into Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson's shooting of Brown concluded that witness accounts that the African-American teenager surrendered with his hands up "do not support the prosecution of Wilson."

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  9. Sheriff: Fatal shooting by deputy doesn't need any more investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WYFF-TV Greenville

    An Upstate sheriff says a deputy's fatal shooting of a man was so clearly justified his office doesn't need to investigate it any further. Sheriff Steve Loftis said 24-year-old Chazsten Freeman, who was accused of stealing from a local business, planned to kill deputies Saturday.

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  10. Teen Pleads Not Guilty in Kidnap and Rape of Pizza Delivery DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KRON 4

    A 17-year-old boy pleaded not guilty today to charges of allegedly kidnapping and raping a pizza delivery driver in Antioch last month, a Contra Costa County prosecutor said. Antioch resident Darrion Miles Jr. is charged with kidnapping for the purposes of committing sexual assault, kidnapping for the purposes of committing a robbery, forcible rape, forcible sodomy, forcible oral copulation, forcible digital penetration, robbery in the second degree and making terrorist threats.

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  11. Feds find racist, profit-driven practices in FergusonRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

    A federal investigation into the police killing of an unarmed, black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri, lays bare what officials contend are racist, profit-driven law enforcement practices in the small St. Louis suburb. While the Department of Justice cleared Officer Darren Wilson of federal civil rights charges in the August death of Michael Brown, it also called for sweeping changes in a city where officers trade racist emails, issue tickets mostly to black drivers that generate millions of dollars in revenue, and routinely use what investigators called excessive force on people stopped for minor or non-existent offenses.

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  12. One man dead, two injured, in Wright Lake shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Times

    One man is dead, and two are at Tallahassee Memorial Hospital in critical condition, following an early morning shooting at Wright Lake where a Rainbow Gathering is being held.

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  13. Witness: Man accused in Naperville stabbing death 'pounced' on victimRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    The man accused of killing a Naperville teacher "pounced" on him inside a crowded nightclub, a friend of the teacher's testified Thursday as the man's murder trial continued. Witness Samantha Doti said she called out to her friend Shaun Wild in the moments before she said Daniel Olaska plunged a knife into Wild's chest.

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  14. Victim BlamingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Independent

    An investigation into the abuse of 300 young girls in Oxford has revealed a shocking culture of victim blaming among our authorities You might not have seen the new BBC documentary India's Daughter yet. But it's likely you will have heard of the shocking interview that the bus driver Mukesh Singh gives in it.

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  15. 2nd man charged in 2014 Mont Pleasant shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    A second man has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with a shooting last year outside a Mont Pleasant home that Schenectady County District Attorney Robert Carney has said was over a $250 debt. Jonathan Gomez , 23, was arraigned Thursday afternoon in City Court in the Nov. 24 shooting death of Jose Omar Sanchez , 30, outside 832 Bridge St. Gomez, who is being held without bail pending a future court appearance, was represented in court by defense attorney, Mark Gaylord , according to court staffers.

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  16. Police arrest two brothers in shooting at Paterson apartment buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    Two brothers have been charged with attempted murder in connection with a shooting in a 5th Ward apartment building last week that resulted in at least one man being wounded, according to Paterson Police Director Jerry Speziale. Robert Gore, 20, was arrested on Friday, while his brother, 19-year-old Wanya Gore, was apprehended on Wednesday night, police said.

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  17. Not Guilty Plea From Pittsford Teen Charged With Killing FatherRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WHAM-AM Rochester

    The judge set bail at 50 thousand dollars cash, 100 thousand dollars bond. He will also have to surrender his passport.

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  18. 'I wouldn't hurt anybody'-says murder accusedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Derry Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A 60-year old Derry man who is accused of shooting a man four times in a flat in the centre of the city denied he knew the victim and claimed he wouldn't "hurt anybody", a court heard today yesterday.

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  19. Montgomery says he doesn't regret pursuing death for Jodi AriasRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery said he did not regret his decision to pursue the death penalty against Jodi Arias, despite the sentencing retrial ending with a hung jury. Montgomery says he doesn't regret pursuing death for Jodi Arias Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery said he did not regret his decision to pursue the death penalty against Jodi Arias, despite the sentencing retrial ending with a hung jury.

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  20. Guilty verdict for man accused of revenge-killing of girl, 2Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A jury in Detroit has reached a guilty verdict against an ex-convict who authorities killed a 2-year-old girl in front of her father in a revenge attack. A Wayne County Circuit Court jury found 26-year-old Raymone Jackson guilty Thursday of first-degree murder in the July 1, 2014, shooting of Kamiya Gross outside a house in suburban Inkster.

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