Three men charged in manic Manhattan knife melee outside Schnippers
Three men who were part of a manic Manhattan knife melee were hit with charges on Wednesday for a rampage that was caught on closed circuit television. Britt Troy, 39, Reginald Law, 34, and Brannovan Martinez, 20, were charged with attempted gang assault and other related offenses for the Monday night fight that began about 9:20 p.m. outside Schnippers, a restaurant on the first floor of the New York Times building at the corner of W. 41st St. and Eighth Ave.
A 23-year-old Indian woman who alleged she was gang - raped has died from burn Indian police on Friday fatally shot and killed four men suspected of raping and killing a woman in southern India , leading some to celebrate their deaths as justice in a case that has sparked protests across the country.
A 23-year-old Indian woman who alleged she was gang - raped has died from burn injuries sustained in an attack that took place while she was on An alleged rape victim in northern India set on fire on her way to a court hearing in the case she filed died in a hospital in New Delhi, officials said Saturday.
NEW DELHI (AP) — An alleged rape victim in northern India set on fire on her way to a court hearing in the case she filed died in a hospital in New Delhi, officials said Saturday.
The woman was attacked by a group of men in the state of Uttar Pradesh, including two of the five men she had accused of gang-rape last year who were out of custody on bail.
'Kill, rape, control' | MS-13 gang ensues violence on local communities
Local law enforcement agencies have launched a new MS-13 tipline for the public to report information about the gang. Authorities hope this tipline will encourage witnesses and victims of MS-13 violence to report crimes committed by the gang, without the fear of retaliation. Authorities said the gang is present across the nation, and this tipline is a tool to help fight against MS-13. Robery Hur, U.S. Attorney for the District of Maryland, said MS-13 uses violence and fear to take control of their communities. This violence starts even before someone becomes a member of the gang."Members undergo a beating to gain admission," Hur said.
The young woman set alight by a gang of men, including two of her alleged rapists, has died in a The woman died on Friday after suffering a cardiac arrest, Shalabh Kumar, the head of burns and Police have arrested five men on suspicion of involvement in the attack . In March, the woman filed a
The 2012 Delhi gang rape case involved a rape and fatal assault that occurred on 16 December 2012 in Munirka, a neighbourhood in South Delhi.
Five men were arrested in connection with the burn attack.
The 23-year-old woman suffered extensive injuries and was airlifted Thursday from Uttar Pradesh to Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi, where she died late Friday of cardiac arrest, according to Dr. Shalab Kumar, head of the hospital's burn unit.
Priyanka Gandhi, the general secretary of the opposition Congress party, faulted the Uttar Pradesh government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, for failing to provide the woman with security, even after a similar case in the state in which a woman who accused a BJP lawmaker of rape was severely injured in a vehicle hit-and-run incident.
Indian police shoot dead suspects in rape-murder
Indian police on Friday shot dead four detained gang-rape and murder suspects as they were re-enacting their alleged crime, prompting outrage but also wild celebrations. The men, who had been in custody for a week, were shot early Friday morning as they tried to escape during the re-enactment in the southern city of Hyderabad, police said. The men, who had been in custody for a week, were shot early Friday morning as they tried to escape during the re-enactment in the southern city of Hyderabad, police said.
Woman left with 70% burns in latest attack as film director’s tweets on rape cause outcry. An Indian woman has been set on fire on her way to a court hearing to testify against two men who had Protests in India after woman gang raped and burned to death. Four men arrested over murder of
A girl in eastern India was allegedly gang - raped and shot dead, police said Tuesday, the latest in a string of sexual assaults that has triggered angry protests across the country. Police suspect that the victim, whose age and identity was not known, was gang - raped
The burn victim's death came on the same day police in the southern state of Telangana fatally shot four men being held on suspicion of raping and killing a 27-year-old veterinarian after investigators took them to the crime scene. Their deaths drew both praise and condemnation in a case that has sparked protests across the country.
The woman's burned corpse was found last week by a passer-by near the city of Hyderabad, India's tech hub, after she went missing the previous night.
Police took the four suspects , who had not been charged with any crime, to the scene to help them locate the victim's phone and other items, officials said. They said that the men grabbed police firearms and began shooting, and were killed when police returned fire.
The Telangana High Court ordered authorities to preserve the bodies of the suspects and submit a video of the autopsies ahead of a court hearing set for Monday.
Separately, the National Commission on Human Rights, an autonomous body within India's Parliament, sent a fact-finding mission to the crime scene and mortuary where the suspects' bodies were held on Saturday amid questions from opposition lawmakers about the circumstances of the suspects' deaths.
Good Samaritan investigates whether employee told rape victim she should have fought back .
A local hospital is investigating a claim that an employee told a rape victim – just hours after the attack – that she "should have fought back."The accusation came to light during the sentencing of Keesean Savage, who now has been twice convicted of rape.