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Jaquan Reeves Killed at Football Player Classmate Johnell Johnson's Vigil in Florida (Photo Credit: Instagram)

Florida High School Basketball Player Jaquan Reeves Shot Dead at Vigil for Johnell Johnson

Jaquan Reeves, a black 17-year-old Florida high school basketball player, was fatally shot Friday night during a vigil for a 17-year-old football player classmate, Johnell Johnson, who was gunned down at an after-prom party in Jacksonville. Reeves was shot at William Sheffield Regional Park around 9 p.m. Friday after nearly […]

by · May 17, 2015 · Crime
Heart Transplant Recipient Anthony Stokes Dies After Police Chase

Heart Transplant Recipient Anthony Stokes Dies After Police Chase

Carjacking suspect Anthony Stokes, 17, dies after police chase and striking a pedestrian in Roswell, Ga., Tuesday afternoon. Stokes gained national attention when he was denied a heart transplant because of “a history on non-compliance,” which included brushes with the law. During his journey in 2013, he asked for a […]

by · April 1, 2015 · Today's Headlines
Shyheim Lewis, 12, Stabbed to Death in Class at Jamaican School

Shyheim Lewis, 12, Stabbed to Death in Class at Jamaican School

TRAGEDY:  Shyheim Lewis, 12, was stabbed to death by a classmate at Barrett Town All-Age School in St. James, Jamaica, on Monday. There are reports a fight allegedly broke out between the two over a seat. Lewis was stabbed in the neck. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital. […]

by · March 31, 2015 · Caribbean News
Kevin Pimentel, 12, ID’d as Shooter in Hudson FL Murder-Suicide

Kevin Pimentel, 12, ID’d as Shooter in Hudson FL Murder-Suicide

Kevin Pimentel murder-suicide TRAGEDY:  Kevin Pimentel, 12, shot and killed his 6-year-old brother, Brady, and wounded his 16-year-old brother Trevor before turning the gun on himself in their Hudson, Fla., home on Wednesday. Pasco Sheriff Chris Nocco said the boys’ mother Helen Campochiaro wasn’t home when the shooting happened, WFLA reports. […]

by · March 26, 2015 · Murder-Suicide
Pasco Murder-Suicide: Boy, 13, Kills Brother, 6, Then Turns Gun on Himself

Pasco Murder-Suicide: Boy, 13, Kills Brother, 6, Then Turns Gun on Himself

Pasco Murder-Suicide: Pasco County Sheriff, 13-year-old kills brother, 6, wounds another and then turns the gun on himself in an apparent murder-suicide. The boy shot and killed his brother after an argument about food. He also shot his 16-year-old brother, Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco said. The shooting occurred in […]

by · March 25, 2015 · Murder-Suicide
CPS Worker Shelby Crawford Charged with Shooting 17-Year-Old Near Chicago School

CPS Worker Shelby Crawford Charged with Shooting 17-Year-Old Near Chicago School

Chicago Public Schools employee Shelby Crawford, 18, is being held on $900,000 bond for allegedly shooting a 17-year-old girl near the Foundations College Prep on Friday. Crawford was hired to help students during arrival and dismissal at the school, the Chicago Sun-Times reports. The girl, who has not been identified, was […]

by · March 21, 2015 · Crime
11-Year-old Charged in Murder of 15-Year-Old DaVontae Ziegler

11-Year-old Charged in Murder of 15-Year-Old DaVontae Ziegler

JESUS TAKE THE WHEEL:  DaVontae Ziegler, 15, was shot and killed by his 11-year-old friend outside his home in Nashville, Tenn., on Friday. Police have charged the 11-year-old, who has not been identified, with homicide in connection with Ziegler’s death. Metro police spokesman Don Aaron said, “The young man who […]

by · March 7, 2015 · Crime
14-Year-Old Kierra’onna Rice Killed After Facebook Spat Turned Deadly

14-Year-Old Kierra’onna Rice Killed After Facebook Spat Turned Deadly

JESUS TAKE THE WHEEL: Kierra’onna Rice, 14, was killed after a Facebook feud led to a planned brawl at a Birmingham, Ala., park. WBRC reports police say a group of girls who had a spat on Facebook decided to go to a Birmingham park to fight. They intended to videotape […]

by · March 1, 2015 · Murder Charges
Teen Jason Hendrix Killed in Maryland Shootout, Parents & Sister Later Found Dead

Teen Jason Hendrix Killed in Maryland Shootout, Parents & Sister Later Found Dead

HORROR:  Sixteen year old Jason C. Hendrix of Corbin, KY, was killed in a shootout with a police officers after a chase ensued stemming from a traffic stop by a Maryland state trooper on Valentine’s Day. Police also later found his parents, Kevin and Sarah Hendrix, and sister dead at […]

by · February 17, 2015 · Murder-Suicide
Three Teenagers Charged with Murder for Death of 14-Year-Old Alexis Kane

Three Teenagers Charged with Murder for Death of 14-Year-Old Alexis Kane

Three Kansas City, Mo., teens have been charged in the murder of 14-year-0ld Alexis Kane, whose body was found on Jan. 11 outside the Bay Waterpark near Smith-Hale Middle School, where she was a student, KCTV reports. Dominic “Nick” McDaniel, 18, Isaac M. “Malik” Carter and Ce-Antonyo D. Kennedy, both 17, were […]

by · January 26, 2015 · black-on-black crime