Crime: Nurse took in disabled teen, then tortured and killed her, police say. - - PressFrom - US

Crime Nurse took in disabled teen, then tortured and killed her, police say.

18:40  12 november  2019
18:40  12 november  2019 Source:

Two arrested for stabbing death of teen in Woodbridge, Virginia

  Two arrested for stabbing death of teen in Woodbridge, Virginia Prince William County police have arrested two suspects in the deadly stabbing of a 17-year-old girl in Woodbridge, Virginia. © Provided by TEGNA Inc. Two arrested for stabbing death of teen in Woodbridge, Virginia Police said officers were called to the area of Robinson Court and Harrison Street for the reported stabbing on Wednesday around 11:44 p.m. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); After investigating the incident, authorities learned that there was a fight at the location.

A nurse took in a mentally disabled teen . 20 years later, she’s charged with torturing and killing her . The man and his teenage daughter took the same route every morning down 92nd Street, walking his The problem back then was that nobody ever reported Johnson missing, Schmaling said .

She later told a social worker she witnessed her mother and father abuse and torture the uncle before killing him, police said . Jones had been cared for by Hall, a certified nursing assistant, and her Police said the girl told them her mother made her and her younger siblings help carry the man’s

A mentally disabled Illinois woman who was found dead along a Wisconsin road 20 years ago had been living with an Illinois nurse, who subjected her to years of "horrific" abuse and killed her, authorities say.

a woman wearing a red shirt: Image: Linda La Roche.© Racine County Sherriff Image: Linda La Roche.

The nurse, Linda LaRoche, was arrested on Nov. 5 in Cape Coral, Florida, where she was living, on charges of first-degree intentional homicide and hiding a corpse in connection to the 1999 death of 23-year-old Peggy Lynn Johnson.

Johnson's body was found on July 21, 1999, in a cornfield in Racine County, Wisconsin. According to a criminal complaint by the Racine County sheriff's office, she had burns covering 25 percent of her body, possibly from a chemical, broken ribs, bruising on her face and upper torso, and a "noticeably deformed" ear that had been cut.

40-Year-Old Woman Struck, Killed On I-495 In Prince George’s County Overnight

  40-Year-Old Woman Struck, Killed On I-495 In Prince George’s County Overnight No charges have been filed so far, police said. The woman, 40, was declared dead at the scene.The Maryland State Police Crash Team is continuing the investigation into this incident. Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact the Forestville Barrack at 301- 568-8101.

In an affidavit that reads like gothic fiction, US investigators describe how a teen was reunited with her birth mother last year on an isolated farm in Missouri – only to be tortured there, forced to crawl The baby had been taken in by a husband and wife in Minnesota, according to sheriff's documents

Her daughter had disappeared overnight, she reported. Her favourite pillow, blanket and colouring kit were The man said Savannah had once cut her arm, an investigator wrote, and "Ruud scrubbed the affected Deputies returned to the farm on August 4 – with dogs, state police and a search warrant.

She also had a broken nose, a discolored cheek and her lower lip was "slit open on both ends," the document states.

An autopsy revealed that she was "slightly malnourished" and had an untreated infection that left her knees and feet swollen. The complaint states that there was a bruise on Johnson's head from a blow that "did fully penetrate the scalp, but not the skull."

It was determined that the cause of death was homicide by sepsis pneumonia as a result of infection from injuries sustained from abuse. No drugs were found in Johnson's system.

For two decades, Johnson was referred to as "Jane Doe" as investigators worked to identify her.

Then in September authorities received information that helped them uncover her identity.

Gang Tensions Taking Toll In Little Village; Trick-Or-Treater Shot Released From Hospital

  Gang Tensions Taking Toll In Little Village; Trick-Or-Treater Shot Released From Hospital A nurse gunned down on his way home and a little girl shot trick-or-treating are just two in a series of shootings in Little Village showing gang tensions are taking a toll. Even as a family mourns, the trauma doesn’t stop on the streets of Little Village.Joshua Alcazar remembered his nephew, Frank Aguilar, recently shot and killed in the neighborhood.“There was no reason he should’ve been targeted,” Alcazar said. “He had no known colors for gang affiliation. He had no gang affiliation in is background. He was wearing his scrubs.”Aguilar was killed this week as he walked the streets of Little Village.

Patti says the attitude among some members of her community, even some close to her, was that Ethan must have done something to deserve what In the line of duty: How often are US police killed ? What goes through a policeman 's head before he shoots. The complaint from many there is

The baby had been taken in by a husband and wife in Minnesota, according to sheriff’s documents, and raised there nearly all her life. But Savannah’s adoptive parents eventually divorced, and by late 2016 the teen was having trouble getting along with her adoptive mother’s new boyfriend.

According to the criminal complaint, a concerned citizen in Florida told police that LaRoche was telling people that she had killed a woman when she lived in Illinois. It was later determined that Johnson lived with LaRoche, her then-husband and three of her children from 1994 to 1999 before the young woman vanished.

Racine County Sheriff Christopher Schmaling said at a news conference Friday that the case's finally coming to close has brought mixed emotions.

"We are angered by the senseless and brutal murder of this young woman, and we want justice served," he said. "Yet we're also very proud today by the fact that we can finally offer some closure and some peace."

Johnson, who was raised in Illinois, was 18 when she became homeless after her mother died. The teen's father and brother were already dead, and she had never met her sister.

Schmaling told reporters that the teenager, who was "cognitively impaired," went to a medical clinic for help which is where she met LaRoche, a registered nurse.

Child killed, teen arrested after hit-and-run crash in Ocala

  Child killed, teen arrested after hit-and-run crash in Ocala A teen is in custody after allegedly fleeing the scene of a crash that killed a child Friday night. Just before 6 p.m., the Florida Highway Patrol was called to the 10800 block of Southwest 155th Street for a hit-and-run crash. Sign up for our Newsletters Troopers said a 7-year-old boy and another person were riding bicycles in an unlit area when a 17-year-old's vehicle collided with the 7-year-old. The teen fled the scene but was found not too far from the scene and arrested. The 17-year-old is charged with leaving the scene of a crash without rendering aid resulting in a death and driving an unregistered motor vehicle.

A teen who narrated a shocking video of a disabled man being tortured and abused has been sentenced to probation. Prosecutors say that Hill called the victim's mother and asked for 0 in ransom for his return. The victim eventually escaped and a police officer spotted him wandering down

A black man who was found guilty of murdering two white teenagers execution-style in a vacant Detroit field defiantly declared “black lives matter”

a person posing for the camera: Image: Peggy Lynn Johsnon.© National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Image: Peggy Lynn Johsnon.

LaRoche "recognized Peggy's disability" and offered to take her in and let the teen live with her and her family, Schmaling said. According to the criminal complaint, Johnson was allowed to stay with LaRoche's family if "she acted as a nanny and housekeeper."

LaRoche's children, who are now adults, told investigators that their mother was "very abusive" toward Johnson and forced her to sleep in a crawl space underneath the home.

"LaRoche was verbally and emotionally cruel to Peggy, at times screaming at her like an animal," the complaint states.

One of her children recalled a time when LaRoche allegedly stabbed at Johnson's head with a pitchfork. They all said Johnson had visible injuries.

LaRoche's now ex-husband told investigators that one night he came home from work and found Johnson "lying on the ground lifeless," the complaint states. He said LaRoche told him that Johnson had overdosed and she was going to get rid of the body "so they would not be involved." According to the criminal complaint, he said LaRoche was gone for more than two hours and returned home without the girl.

Schmaling told reporters at the news conference that the abuse Johnson endured during the last five years of her life "is something that none of us will ever forget."

LaRoche, 64, will be extradited from Florida to Wisconsin. Online court records do not list an attorney for her. LaRoche told detectives that on the day Johnson went missing, she had fainted after she was caught with pills, the criminal complaint states.

LaRoche alleges that she put Johnson in her car, drove to Wisconsin and let her out of the car. According to the complaint, LaRoche claims that Johnson "was not injured at all when she dropped her off and that something must have happened to her after she dropped her off."

Schmaling said Johnson's remains are buried under the name "Jane Doe" and in the coming weeks she will be laid to rest next to her mother's grave.

Suspect arrested in shooting of 2 teens in Carrick .
Authorities arrested a suspect in connection with the shooting of two teen in Carrick on Thursday. Pittsburgh police said Cody Smith, 23, of Pittsburgh, was wanted on charges of criminal attempt homicide, aggravated assault, robbery and gun charges for the Nov. 14 shooting that injured two males in the 2000 block of Dellrose Street shortly before 3:30 p.m. The Allegheny County Fugitive Task Force arrested Smith Tuesday night at a residence on Broadway Avenue. He was being held in the Allegheny County Jail.The two victims told police they ran from an attempted robbery by three men who followed them, one bearing a silver revolver, according to an affidavit.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

usr: 6
This is interesting!