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

Tuesday  18:40,   12 november 2019
nbcnews

Peggy Lynn Johnson was 23 when her body was found covered in burns and bruises along a Wisconsin road. Linda LaRoche has been charged in her murder.The nurse, Linda LaRoche, was arrested on Nov. 5 in Cape Coral, Florida, where she was living, on... >>>

2 suspects in custody after stolen vehicle crashed into North County home

Tuesday  18:20,   12 november 2019
kmov

CASTLE POINT, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Two suspects are in custody after a vehicle was stolen in north St. Louis County Tuesday morning. St. Louis County police told News 4 they initially received a call from a person around 8:50 a.m. that an infant was... >>>

Day 6 of trial against Rahmael Holt: Prosecution, defense rest

Tuesday  18:20,   12 november 2019
wtae

The trial of a man accused of shooting and killing New Kensington police Officer Brian Shaw nearly two years ago resumed Tuesday morning. The prosecution and defense both rested. Sign up for our Newsletters The defense only submitted photographs... >>>

Man hurt in east Charlotte stabbing, police say

Tuesday  18:05,   12 november 2019
wcnc

One person was injured in a stabbing in east Charlotte early Tuesday, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police said. According to CMPD, officers were called to a reported stabbing in the 7100 block of Albemarle Road, near the intersection with East W.T. Harris... >>>

Man accused of extorting elderly Parma residents with unsolicited auto repairs

Tuesday  17:55,   12 november 2019
fox8

PARMA, Ohio (WJW)– A man is accused of conning elderly victims he finds at shopping centers in Parma. Gino Miller, 21, was arrested and charged with extorting more than $13,000 from a 63-year-old Parma resident with disabilities. Parma police said... >>>

Phoenix police shoot armed robbery suspect

Tuesday  17:55,   12 november 2019
azcentral

No officers were injured in a shooting that occurred near 43rd Avenue and Camelback Road. The shooting occurred around 7:30 p.m., in the area of 4 Police were called to the area and found a man with a knife in a parking lot near a Home Depot and a... >>>

Verdict due in trial of man charged with killing state trooper in crash

Tuesday  17:20,   12 november 2019
bostonherald

The man accused of killing State Trooper Thomas Clardy in a 2016 crash while he was allegedly high on marijuana is expected to receive the judge’s verdict today at 3 p.m. Testimony in the case against David Njuguna, 33, of Webster, wrapped up on... >>>

Deputies: DeLand woman arrested in shooting of house after XBox voice chat argument

Tuesday  17:20,   12 november 2019
news-journalonline

A DeLand woman was arrested in the drive-by shooting of a home after an argument over $40 and name calling on Xbox live, Volusia deputies said. The charges on Isabell Lewis, 19, arrested on Thursday, are listed as missile into... >>>

Female body found near entrance to wastewater plant

Tuesday  17:20,   12 november 2019
wcvb

Authorities said the discovery of a female body near the entrance to a Massachusetts wastewater treatment plant in Athol was being considered criminal in nature. The body of the woman, identified only as a white woman in her 20s, was found near the... >>>

Police searching for suspect who stole ambulance from Georgetown University Hospital

Tuesday  17:05,   12 november 2019
wusa9

D.C. police are searching for a suspect who stole an ambulance from Georgetown University Hospital early Tuesday morning. Police said officers were called to investigate the reported theft around 1:55 a.m. when they learned that the ambulance's... >>>

Man fatally shot after going to check on his wife outside game room in Cloverleaf

Tuesday  16:50,   12 november 2019
khou

A man was shot as he went to check on his wife outside a suspected illegal game room in east Harris County late Monday, deputies said. The Harris County Sheriff’s office responded to the 700 block of Barbara Mae, not far from Beltway 8 and I-10, at... >>>

Shooting under investigation outside Stafford hotel

Tuesday  16:50,   12 november 2019
khou

Police in Stafford responded to reports of a shooting outside the La Quinta Inns & Suites on the Southwest Freeway late Monday. The gunfire was reported at about 11:20 p.m. Medical emergency responders and police responded to the scene, but no... >>>

Cincinnati Teen Arrested After Allegedly Making Up Story about Missing Autistic 13-Year-Old Who Never Existed

Tuesday  15:15,   12 november 2019
newsweek

"There was no missing person, the story was fabricated. The person who reported to offense has been arrested and our investigation has been closed," the Cincinnati Police Department confirmed.Police said the suspect, identified as Cordell Wigle, was >>>

37 Years After His Wife Is Found Dead with an Ax in Her Skull, Husband Is Arrested

Tuesday  13:25,   12 november 2019
people

37 Years After His Wife Is Found Dead with Ax in Her Skull, Husband Is ArrestedIn an indictment unsealed Friday, James Krauseneck Jr. is accused of second-degree murder in connection to the grisly 1982 slaying of his 29-year-old wife Cathleen in the >>>

Officer accused of killing Oklahoma police chief in Florida

Tuesday  11:05,   12 november 2019
msn

A small-town Oklahoma policeman was charged with killing his chief after what authorities described as an alcohol-fueled brawl in a Florida Panhandle hotel room. The two men had been staying at the Hilton on Pensacola Beach over the weekend for a... >>>