Criminal Charges

Alejandro Pitts, AKA Big Poppa, Charged in Murder of Wiley Jackson’s Brother, Jerrick Jackson

Alejandro Pitts, AKA Big Poppa, Charged in Murder of Wiley Jackson’s Brother, Jerrick Jackson

Atlanta police have arrested Alejandro Pitts, AKA Big Poppa, in connection with the murder of Jerrick Jackson, brother of Atlanta megachurch pastor Wiley Jackson. According to to media reports, Alejandro Pitts allegedly robbed Jerrick Jackson at his home on Lowe Street in front of his wife. Alejandro Pitts was charged […]

Jamina Briggs Charged with First Degree Murder for Stabbing Young Sons to Death

Jamina Briggs Charged with First Degree Murder for Stabbing Young Sons to Death

SHOCK:  Jamina Briggs, 29, was charged with two counts of first degree murder after she stabbed her two young children to death in Memphis, Tenn. Her two sons, 23-month-old Jeremiah and 6-year-old Nicholas, were found on the couch with multiple stab wounds shortly before 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. Both kids died […]

72-Year-Old Margie Rhea Ramsey Shoots at Family of 7 Turning in Her Driveway in Rogersville

72-Year-Old Margie Rhea Ramsey Shoots at Family of 7 Turning in Her Driveway in Rogersville

Gun violence: Margie Rhea Ramsey, 72, was arrested for firing her .22 caliber rifle at a car full of children that was backing into her driveway in Rogersville, Tenn., last Sunday, WBIR reports. Oscar Scott, his wife and their five young children were returning home to Virginia after a day […]

Teenagers Terrence Lynom and Angelo Clark Charged in Shooting of 6-Year-Old Quianna Tompkins

Teenagers Terrence Lynom and Angelo Clark Charged in Shooting of 6-Year-Old Quianna Tompkins

CHICAGO GUN VIOLENCE:  Teenagers Terrence Lynom, Landon Barker and Angelo Clark were charged with the shooting of six-year-old Quianna Tompkins as she rode her scooter outside a memorial barbecue on the Far South Side last Friday. Terrence Lynom, 16, of the 1800 block of North Luna Avenue, and Angelo Clark, […]

Carlos A. Ortiz Arrested in Connection with Ex-Patriot Aaron Hernandez Murder Case

Carlos A. Ortiz, of Bristol, Conn., has been arrested in connection with the Aaron Hernandez murder case.  Hernandez, former Patriots tight end, who grew up in Bristol, was charged on Wednesday with what prosecutors called the “orchestrated execution” of Odin Lloyd. Lloyd’s last communication was a text to his sister apprising […]

by Janet Shan· · Criminal Charges, Sports News
Tulsa Pastor Gregory Ivan Hawkins Arrested After 15-Year-Old Reports He Impregnated Her

Tulsa Pastor Gregory Ivan Hawkins Arrested After 15-Year-Old Reports He Impregnated Her

Pastor Gregory Ivan Hawkins, who leads Zion Plaza Church in Tulsa, Okla., was arrested Monday on complaints of sexual abuse of a minor, after a 15-year-old girl reported to police that she was pregnant with his child. Gregory Ivan Hawkins is being held on $50,000 bond at the Tulsa County […]

dReam Center Pastor William Henry Murphy III Arrested for Allegedly Taking Gun to Airport

dReam Center Pastor William Henry Murphy III Arrested for Allegedly Taking Gun to Airport

Atlanta Bishop William Henry Murphy III was arrested at Wednesday afternoon for allegedly taking a gun to Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. He was carrying a 9 mm handgun in his carry-on luggage, the AJC reports. He does have a license to carry permit, the arrest warrant states. Murphy is the bishop of […]

by Janet Shan· · Atlanta News, Criminal Charges
Arrest Warrant Issued for Patriots TE Aaron Hernandez on Obstruction Charges

Arrest Warrant Issued for Patriots TE Aaron Hernandez on Obstruction Charges

An arrest warrant has been issued for New England Patriots TE Aaron Hernandez on obstruction charges connected to the murder of semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd near his home. Hernandez reportedly destroyed his home security system, which included video surveillance. Investigators believe it was intentionally smashed. A cell phone that […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News, Criminal Charges

Ken Mason and Angela Major Held on $1 Million Bond in Death of 6-Month-Old Daughter

Ken Mason and Angela Major have been charged with reckless homicide after their six-month-old daughter died from a gunshot wound to the head, while the two struggled over a gun Wednesday. Ken Mason, 40, and Angela Major, 26, are both being held on $1 million bail in the baby’s death. […]

by Janet Shan· · Criminal Charges

DeKalb County GA CEO Burrell Ellis Indicted by Grand Jury

BREAKING NEWS: DeKalb County GA CEO Burrell Ellis indicted by Grand Jury. More details coming soon. Earlier this year, agents took computers and other evidence from Ellis’ Stone Mountain home. Investigators said they believe Ellis may have knowledge about employees fired from Watershed Management for taking bribes as well as […]

by Janet Shan· · Atlanta News, Criminal Charges