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Pregnant Mom Nakita Holland Murdered, 2-Year-Old Daughter Found Covered in Blood (Photo Credit: Facebook)

Pregnant Mom Nakita Holland Murdered, 2-Year-Old Daughter Found Covered in Blood

Pregnant mom Nakita Holland, 36, was found murdered in her Carrollton, Ga., home on Monday. Her 2-year-old daughter, who may have witnessed her killing, was found covered in blood next to her body, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Police say Nakita Holland was due to give birth next week. She was shot several […]

by · July 7, 2015 · Crime
Jazz Trumpeter Kermit Ruffins' Niece Milan Arriola Shot Dead in New Orleans

Jazz Trumpeter Kermit Ruffins’ Niece Milan Arriola Shot Dead in New Orleans

Tragedy: Milan Arriola, niece of jazz trumpeter Kermit Ruffins, shot dead by Will Reed in New Orleans. Milan Arriola, niece of jazz trumpeter Kermit Ruffins, was killed while riding in sports car through New Orleans neighborhood. Will Reed, 20, was arrested for Arriola’s murder during a routine traffic stop on […]

by · July 6, 2015 · Crime, Today's Headlines
Teen Rasheedah Evans Killed by Celebratory Gunfire in College Park GA [Pictured Marcel Smith] (Photo Credit: Fulton County Police)

Teen Rasheedah Evans Killed by Celebratory Gunfire in College Park GA

FOURTH OF JULY GUN VIOLENCE: Rasheedah Evans, 16, was killed inside her College Park, Ga., home when a stray bullet hit her. Police believe the shooting was the result of celebratory gunfire and her death was unintentional. Marcel Smith, 23, has been named as a person of interest in Rasheedah Evans’ […]

by · July 5, 2015 · 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
Travis Boys Wanted for Murder of NOPD Officer Daryle Holloway

Travis Boys Killed NOPD Officer Daryle Holloway During Transport After Arrest

New Orleans police launch manhunt for Travis Boys, who killed veteran officer Daryle Holloway during arrest. Police have launched a manhunt for Travis Boys, 33, for the murder of New Orleans Police Department Officer Daryle Holloway. Boys fatally shot Holloway on Saturday while he was being transported in the back […]

by · June 20, 2015 · Breaking News
Ohio Family Accuse Police of Using Excessive Force in Fairfield Pool Confrontation (Photo Credit: YouTube Video Screengrab)

Ohio Family Accuse Police of Using Excessive Force in Fairfield Pool Confrontation

Fairfield pool confrontation involving black family and white police officers:  Krystal and Maya Dixon and two children, ages 12 and 15, were arrested after an altercation at the Fairfield Aquatic Center on June 9. They are disagreeing with police who are saying that it was a case of disorderly conduct […]

by · June 17, 2015 · Today's Headlines
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
Former Atlanta News Anchor Amanda Davis Charged with DUI

Former Atlanta News Anchor Amanda Davis Charged with DUI

Former Atlanta news anchor Amanda Davis was charged with a DUI in Cobb County, Ga. Davis was pulled over less than a mile from her home. She was arrested at about 12:50 a.m. Monday before being released on $1650 bond a few hours later. Davis, who was a longtime news […]

by · June 15, 2015 · Atlanta News
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
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