Teen suspect found dead in Lake Washington after machete attack against grandmother
A machete attack in the middle of the day ended with a grandmother in the hospital. Police found the suspect, her 16-year-old grandson, dead in the waters of Lake Washington.
Cops identified a suspect Monday in the shooting death of a Brooklyn man Monday and asked the public’s help tracking him down. Julius Allen, 20, is suspected of fatally blasting Anthony Ponce, 26, in the head and chest in the Bayview Houses on Shore Parkway near Plumb 2nd St. in Sheepshead
A suspect sought in the murder of a Brooklyn man was tracked down and captured Wednesday night in North Carolina, police said. The victim's brother told cops he and Garcia were hanging out with their cousin about 5:30 a. m . when they got into an argument over money with the gunman, who police
Police have arrested a 21-year-old suspect they say killed a man found fatally shot atop a pile of trash on a Brooklyn street, police said Tuesday.
Darrien Weekes was arrested Monday and charged with murder and gun possession for shooting Malik Russell, 29, on Chauncey St. near Thomas S. Boyland St. in Bedford-Stuyvesant the morning of June 1. Members of the NYPD’s Brooklyn North Warrants Violent Felony Squad made the grab, cops said.
Detectives on Tuesday were still trying to determine why Weekes had targeted Russell.
Cops were brought to the scene after receiving an alert from the NYPD’s ShotSpotter system — a series of state-of-the-art microphones designed to pick up the sound of gunfire. Neighbors heard gunshots, but no one reported seeing a disagreement between Weekes and Russell or anyone fleeing the area.
Medics rushed Russell to Interfaith Hospital, where he died of his wounds.
Russell, shot in the chest, had just become the father of a baby boy, his family said.
Euclid murder suspect mistakenly released from jail without posting bond.
EUCLID, Ohio– The suspect in the murder of a Euclid man was mistakenly released from jail. Theodore Hester, 33, was killed inside his home on Mardson Drive in Euclid in the early-morning hours of June 12. The U.S. Marshals arrested 21-year-old Jacquise J. Drewery in the case later that day. He was charged with murder and appeared in Euclid Municipal Court, where his bond was set at $1 million. On Monday, a warrant was issued for Drewery’s arrest. According to court documents, he was erroneously released from jail without posting bond. Authorities say he later turned himself in.