Crime

James Jones Dies Shielding Mother During Shooting on Chicago's South Side (Photo Credit: Illiinois Dept of Corrections)

James Jones Dies Shielding Mother During Shooting on Chicago’s South Side

Chicago resident James Jones, 21, died shielding his mother, Alicia Jones, from a gunshot meant for him, the Chicago Tribune reports. The shooting occurred early Sunday morning in the 8400 block of South Colfax Avenue as he and his mother sat on the porch. Police say a man approached from […]

by · June 21, 2015 · Crime
NJ Cop Phillip Seidle Charged with Murder After Shooting Ex-Wife in Front of 7-Year-Old Daughter

NJ Cop Phillip Seidle Charged with Murdering Ex-Wife in Front of 7-Year-Old Daughter

SHOCK:  Off-duty Neptune Sgt. Phillip Seidle was charged with murder after fatally shooting his ex-wife on a local street, in front of their 7-year-old daughter and other witnesses, the Asbury Park Press reports. Seidle was also charged with unlawful possession of a weapon and endangering the welfare of his young […]

by · June 16, 2015 · Domestic Violence
Wali Clanton Killed, 4 Others Wounded in Fayetteville GA House Party Shooting (Photo Credit: Facebook)

Wali Clanton Killed, 4 Others Wounded in Fayetteville GA Pool Party Shooting

Wali Clanton, 19, died after he was shot in the chest at a pool party in Fayetteville, Ga., early Sunday morning. Four other teens were wounded in the shooting. According to media reports, more than 200 teens were at the graduation pool party which was advertised on social media. The […]

by · June 14, 2015 · Crime
James Boulware, Suspect in #DallasPDShooting, Dead from Sniper Shot

James Boulware, Suspect in #DallasPDShooting, Dead from Sniper Shot

James Boulware, the suspect in the Dallas Police Department headquarters shooting, is believed to have been shot and killed by a police sniper, the Dallas Morning News reports. Dallas Police Chief David Brown said, “Witnesses observed what they believed to be multiple suspects firing guns at the Dallas Police Department’s headquarters. The […]

by · June 13, 2015 · Crime
Ga. Woman Kenlissa Jones Charged with Murder After Taking Abortion Pill

Ga. Woman Kenlissa Jones Charged with Murder After Taking Abortion Pill

Kenlissa Jones was charged with malice murder for terminating her pregnancy after taking an abortion pill, WALB reports. Jones was also charged with possession of a dangerous drug, Cytotec, which she purchased online from a source in Canada, to induce an abortion. She is currently being held without bond at the Dougherty […]

by · June 9, 2015 · Crime
Robert Joseph Cayald ID'd as Fifth Relative Arrested After Dallas Teen's Forced Abortion

Robert Joseph Cayald ID’d as Fifth Relative Arrested After Dallas Teen’s Forced Abortion

HORROR: Robert Joseph Cayald, 22, was charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child for raping a 14-year-old relative. He is the fifth person to be arrested after being accused of beating her to abort the baby. The teen was eight months pregnant at the time of the crime. Her family […]

by · June 3, 2015 · Crime
College Student Tyler Ryan Blansit Murdered Mom After Argument Over Grades (Photo Credit: DeKalb County Detention Center)

College Student Tyler Ryan Blansit Murdered Mom After Argument Over Grades

Jesus take the wheel: Tyler Ryan Blansit, 22, was charged with murder this weekend after he beat his mother to death following an argument about his grades at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, CNN reports. Police found Sherry Ann Blansit, 45, dead on Friday from apparent blunt force trauma after responding to […]

by · May 31, 2015 · Crime
DC Reporter Charnice Milton Fatally Shot While Waiting for Bus (Photo Credit: MyFoxDC Video Screengrab)

DC Reporter Charnice Milton Fatally Shot While Waiting for Bus

Capital Community News reporter Charnice Milton, 27, was fatally shot Wednesday night while she waited for a bus in Washington D.C. Milton, who is a graduate of Ball State and Syracuse universities, suffered from Asperger’s syndrome, but that did not stop her from excelling, My Fox DC reports. The victim’s father, Ken McClendon said, […]

by · May 29, 2015 · Crime
HANO Officer Found Shot to Death in Cruiser While Patrolling Construction Site

HANO Officer Found Shot to Death in Cruiser While Patrolling Construction Site

An officer with the Housing Authority of New Orleans was found shot to death in his patrol car at about 7:10 a.m. Sunday, NOLA.com reports. The police said the car still had its lights on and was in drive, having come to stop after hitting a curb. The 45-year-old officer served two […]

Baby-Faced Teen Christopher Duran Gunned Down on Bronx Street (Photo Credit: Facebook)

Baby-Faced Teen Christopher Duran Gunned Down on Bronx Street

Bronx teen Christopher Duran was gunned down on a Bronx street on Friday, in what police are saying is a possible gang-related attack. The New York Daily News reports Duran cried, “Mommy, mommy!” after he was shot. Christopher Duran was killed on Sheridan Avenue near E. 167th Street after a […]

by · May 22, 2015 · Crime