Articles Tagged with murder

Three Killed In Pasadena Shooting

Police responding to the Pasadena shooting.

Three people were killed and two injured on Saturday in a Pasadena shooting. The tenant of an apartment building shot his landlord over a long-standing dispute, killing two others and injuring two more in the process. According to CBS Los Angeles, Pasadena Police Chief Phillip Sanchez has identified the shooter as 35-year-old John Izeal Smith,… Read more »

Utah Mom Killed Six Babies Because Of Her Meth Addiction: Police

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The infamous Utah Mom, Megan Huntsman who is standing trial for the murder of six of her own children has finally revealed her “motive” behind the killings. According to a USA Today report, Megan was addicted to methamphetamine and “couldn’t cope with caring for the children”. Police officials claim that this is the first time… Read more »

Pakistani Newlyweds Killed By Relatives In Latest Honor Killing

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Two Pakistani newlyweds were killed by relatives Thursday in the latest honor killing in the country. The young couple were tied up and had their throats slit with scythes after they married for love, according to police. The 17-year-old girl and 31-year-old man married on June 18 without the consent of their families, according to… Read more »

Ex-NFL Star Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial Date Set

Aaron Hernandez smiles at Charles Rankin during his murder hearing.

Former NFL star of the New England Patriots Aaron Hernandez will be put on trial for a double homicide in May of next year. Hernandez is accused of gunning down two Cape Verdean nationals, Daniel Abreu and Safiro Furtado, in 2012. According to Yahoo Sports, Hernandez showed up in court wearing a suit and tie… Read more »

Woman Who Murdered Her Parents For Their Money Faces Life Sentence

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Susan Edwards, 56, has been found guilty today of murdering her parents, William and Patricia Wycherley, for their money. Her husband, 57-year-old Christopher, was also found guilty of murder for assisting his wife with the terrible crimes. The crime, which shook the town of Mansfield in the UK, was described as “cold and calculated” by… Read more »

Tito Torbellino, US-Born Banda Singer, Gunned Down In Mexico [BREAKING]

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Tito Torbellino, a US-born banda singer popular in Mexico, was gunned down Thursday at a restaurant in Sonora, a border state below Arizona and New Mexico. According to authorities, Tito Torbellino was shot to death at a restaurant in Ciudad Obregon, the second largest city in Sonora. Police confirmed that two gunmen entered the restaurant… Read more »

Carol Coronado: Mother Allegedly Stabs Three Daughters To Death

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Carol Coronado, a 30-year-old mother from Torrance, California, was arrested Tuesday on charges of stabbing her three daughters to death, ABC7 reports. Police were called to Coronado’s house after Carol made a frantic call to her mother shortly before the stabbing, claiming that she was “going crazy”. All three of Carol’s children, ages 3, 2,… Read more »

Georgia Man Decapitated, Wife Still Missing

Russel Dermond Found Decapitated, Wife Missing

The Dermond family was torn apart Tuesday when Russell Dermond, 88, was found decapitated, and his 87-year-old wife, Shirley Dermond, disappeared without any news. The Georgia couple seemed peaceful and sweet, and authorities are confused as to why the murder happened. “The best we can determine from all sources is that this was a perfect… Read more »

Craigslist Killer Lawyers Want Suspect’s Confession Thrown

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The Craigslist Killer’s lawyers are hoping for the suspect’s confession to be tossed by the case’s presiding judge. Miranda Barbour, 19, went to the police station on December 3 to confess that she, together with her husband, Elytte Barbour, 22, stabbed Troy LaFerrara to death. The couple was dubbed the “Craigslist Killers,” as they made… Read more »

Gary Crockett and Nickie Hunt Suicidal Bridge Jump Connected To Homicide

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41 year-old Gary Crockett and his girlfriend Nickie Hunt both plunged to their death off the George Washington Bridge on Wednesday, police officials reported, and it appears the reason for the double suicide traces back to a recent homicide. Facing economic hard times, Hunt and her boyfriend moved in with her uncle, William Valenti, 70,… Read more »

California Woman Kills Her Seven-Month-Old Baby, Attempts Suicide

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A 23-year-old California mother, believed to be suicidal was found to have killed her seven-month-old baby by stabbing the infant to death, reports the Seattle Pi. The incident happened at a park near Livermore, California on Saturday. The woman, who has been arrested by the police is being currently held at the Alameda County Jail…. Read more »

Convicted Killer Jack Daniel McCullough Demands Retrial

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A young, second-grade girl was abducted and dragged into the woods where she was choked with wire as her assailant, believed to be Jack Daniel McCullough, stabbed her repeatedly until she went limp. The year was 1957 and the girl, Maria Ridolph, laid where she had been murdered until the winter had passed to spring…. Read more »

Ultra Music Festival: The End Of All Music Festivals?

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The Ultra Music Festival has seen it’s share of ups and downs in 2014. The blockbuster EDM lineup was the biggest of the festival’s 14-year history. From Tiesto to David Guetta, Avicii to Carl Cox and Nicky Romero, this year was bound to be explosive. The music, was fantastic. The publicity, however, was the worst… Read more »

South Africa, World, Watch Pistorius Trial: “Bigger Than World Cup”

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South Africa’s “Trial of the Century” continued Tuesday, the murder trial of South African Olympian, Oscar Pistorius, garnering more media attention than even the Fifa World Cup, according to Data Driven Insight (DDI), a media monitoring group. Measuring South Africa’s news headlines against the Pistorius trial, DDI also found that “nothing can move the media… Read more »