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  ARCHIVE for 25 July 2013

    Lavere Bryant charged in murders of Dearborn Family Dollar workers
 Lavere BryantBrenna K. MachusJoe OrlandoDEARBORN, Mich. - On the same day the Family Dollar store in Dearborn reopened where 20-year-olds Joseph Orlando and Brenna K. Machus worked, a former employee was charged with their murders. Police said the night of July 16, 34-year-old Lavere Bryant shot and killed Orlando in the bathroom, robbed the store and abducted Machus. He eventually shot her, too, and dumped her body in a field less than a mile away. Family Dollar confirmed Bryant was fired last spring, but would not say why or explain how a man with a lengthy rap sheet was hired in the first place. Records show in 1999, Bryant was convicted of breaking into a home and sexually assaulting a woman. He only served a year. It was not long before he was in trouble again. In 2001, Bryant was convicted of assault to commit great bodily harm less than murder after he picked up a prostitute and stabbed her in the neck until she was able to escape. According to the Michigan Department of Corrections, he was a problem inmate under maximum security, never granted parole and served his maximum sentence. Bryant was arrested at a Detroit car wash. Bryant was charged with two counts of first-degree murder, armed robbery and unlawful imprisonment. - (Black-on-white)
   

    Accused MS Highway Shooter Faces Death Penalty
James Willie Thomas SchlenderDESOTO COUNTY, MS -- It's been over a year since two people were murdered on Mississippi's highways. It was the case that gripped the Mid-South, and the nation, for weeks as investigators wondered if a serial killer was impersonating a police officer. James Willie will go on trial for the murders next month. Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty. Willie's accused of murdering two people and raping a third victim. If convicted, he could be put to death. Willie faces the death penalty for the murder of 74-year old Thomas Schlender from Nebraska. Schlender was shot and killed last May while driving down Interstate 55. Just days after Schlender's murder, Lori Anne Carswell, a Tunica casino worker, was shot and killed. She was found near her car on Mississippi Highway 713. Willie was arrested for both murders in May 2012. Tunica County sheriff investigators matched a gun Willie's accused of firing during a sexual assault to the murder weapon. - (Black-on-white)
   

 

    Suspect in 2 of 3 S. Boston attacks to be in court
Edwin AlemanyAmy LordBOSTON (WHDH) -- A man accused of attacking two women in South Boston is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday afternoon. Officers arrested Edwin Alemany for two attacks in South Boston, including a stabbing on Gates Street. Alemany is a person of interest in the death of Amy Lord, 24, whose body was found Tuesday at the Stony Brook Reservation in Hyde Park. Police said Lord was kidnapped, carjacked, robbed and murdered on Tuesday. For 47 minutes, investigators say Lord was forced to withdraw money from her bank account at five different Boston-area ATMs, each one taking her further from her South Boston apartment. Police said Tuesday around 6 a.m. at least one man forced her into her car. Investigators found her car burned just after 8 a.m. She was reported missing at 11 a.m. On Tuesday evening, a bicyclist found her body stabbed and left at the Stony Brook Reservation in Hyde Park. Lord was beaten in her home before being taken to the ATMs. Boston police are trying to figure out if Lord’s death is connected to the two other violent assaults in South Boston, which Alemany is accused of, that happened in the area within the same 24-hour period. - (Black-on-white)
   

    Robber drives off with student hanging from car, crashes
John Benjamin Harris William Knauft SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. — Sandy Springs police have issued arrest warrants for a man they said robbed a local art student, then drove off with the victim hanging out of his car. Victim William Knauft said he met John Benjamin Harris July 12 to discuss producing a rap album for him outside his apartment. "I put my hand in my pocket and tried to grab my phone and a little bit of my folded cash slipped out and as soon as he caught a glimpse of it he just grabbed it," said Knauft. "His window was down so I leaped half of my body into his window and held on just to try to grab it back." Police said Harris continued on with Knauft clinging to the car for several hundred feet. "He was basically swerving all over the place, trying to get me to shake off the car, and in the process he crashed into two other cars," said Knauft. Knauft said he fell off the car and hit his head on the ground, causing a skull fracture. - (Black-on-white)

    Minister Accused of Sexually Assaulting Girl at Group Home
Rashaun DavisPolice arrested a minister after he allegedly sexually assaulted an underage girl at a group home where he worked part-time.Rashaun Davis, 32, allegedly sexually assaulted the girl at a Hainesport group home back in May, 2013. Davis worked as a substitute residential counselor at the home which houses teenage girls. Police say the victim was one of the girls under his care. Davis is also a minister at Kingdom Church which has locations in Burlington Township and Ewing Township. He was taken into custody on Tuesday and charged with aggravated sexual assault and other related offenses.

    Man Accused Of Pimping 17-Year-Old Girl
Jeffery DaleNASHVILLE, Tenn. – A man has been arrested after police said he pimped out a 17-year-old girl for sex. The victim told police that she met 27-year-old Jeffery Dale at the bus station when he asked her if she needed help. An affidavit said Dale rented a room at the Hickerson Motel on Nolensville Pike so the victim could have sex with another man, who turned out to be an undercover police officer. Police said they first made contact with the girl on a popular website. Dale was also charged with statutory rape and sex trafficking. He was held on $55,000 bond.

 

   

Update: Elderly Woman Beaten, Raped (by illegal alien) Dies From Injuries
 Sergio PerezThe 93-year-old Omaha woman beaten and raped Sunday in her home died Wednesday from her injuries. A 19-year-old man is charged with the crime. The Omaha Police Department will continue to coordinate with the county attorney on the pending charges against the suspect, Sergio Perez. The victim's granddaughter, Teresa Hartzell, said the image of the suspect leaving her grandmother's home to be taken into police custody will haunt her forever. "I was there when the police took him out and he just glared," Hartzell said. "I don't know, I don't think there's any words for it. I just can't understand why someone would do that. It doesn't make any sense."

   
  • Police: Elderly woman who was beaten, raped dies
    Perez, who doesn't speak English, beat and sexually assaulted the woman in her home Sunday. She died Wednesday. Prosecutors said Perez is not a legal resident of the United States. The victim’s family said a detective told them he has been in the country for about four months.

 


    Warrant Issued for Boyfriend of Murdered Mansfield Mother
Anthony Raymont FordDeVon De La RosaMansfield police are searching for a woman's boyfriend as a suspect in her murder after she was found dead inside the couple's apartment Sunday night. Police found 23-year-old DeVon De La Rosa dead around 11:10 p.m. Sunday night after family members of the accused killer, 27-year-old Anthony Raymont Ford, called police. Family described Ford as De La Rosa's boyfriend and the father of their (illegitimate) son. Ford is described by police as a 6-foot, one-inch black male weighing about 165 pounds. Mansfield authorities ask that anyone with information related to the killing or the location of Ford to contact police at 817-473-0211. According to family members, Ford took his infant son to his mother's home before leaving the area. - (Black-on-white)
   

Dangers of interracial dating


    Woman found murdered in fire-damaged North York apartment identified
A photo of Janina Wrigglesworth from 2000. Toronto police.Toronto police have identified a 72-year-old woman whose body was discovered during a fire at her North York apartment earlier this month. Police ruled the death of Janina Wrigglesworth, 72, a homicide, and believe the fire was started in an attempt to cover up the crime. There was trauma to the victim’s body. Browne said security footage showed a person of interest on the second floor of the building about an hour before the fire. He was then seen exiting the building from the rear doors shortly before the 911 call was made. The person of interest is described as male, black, mid 20s, about six-feet-one-inch tall.
   

 

 


    Austin Grills"During the BBQ, these young black males approached our home with baseball bats and knives."
SOUTHAVEN, MS - A Southaven father is worried for his son's safety after the young man was beaten up twice by a group of neighborhood teens. Cops arrested one of the teens this weekend, but the victim's dad is worried the fighting won't stop. The boy is 15 years old. He says he was attacked twice, both times over a bicycle. "I was at the church playing basketball," says Austin Grills. "He was approached by about 15 young black males and accused of knowing who stole their bicycles," says his dad David. "They beat him unconscious and stomped his head on the floor." - (Black-on-white)

    Jacksonville brothers charged with arson, rape and attempted murder following Motel 6 attack and robbery
Donald J. Dickerson (left) and James L. DickersonTwo Jacksonville brothers are charged with rape, arson and attempted murder after two women at a motel on Dix Ellis Trail were tied and attacked before the room was set on fire. A third victim who was also tied was able to free himself and help the women out of the Motel 6 room and likely save their lives, police said. The motel room and others burned in the Friday fire. Donald Jerome Dickerson, 32, and James Lamont Dickerson, 30, were arrested Tuesday after one of the victims, who was shot in the head when she resisted the attack, was able to write names the police could use in the investigation.

    Woman describes Sunday rape on Capitol Hill
Alexander Dominque AllenA woman told police she was raped Sunday night on Capitol Hill, and police arrested a 20-year-old suspect after a search. Shortly before 10:30 p.m., police were driving through an alleyway when they saw two men walking through a nearby parking lot. “After the men walked past police, a woman ran out of the parking lot and said she had been sexually assaulted one of the men.” “The woman told officers she'd met up with two men near 12th Avenue and East Olive and accompanied them into an alley, where one man attacked her” Officers went down East Olive Way and found Alexander Dominque Allen, 20, about a block away.

    Former Fort Polk soldier convicted of raping Mandeville gas station attendant at knifepoint
Nelson Ted LopezA former Fort Polk soldier who attacked and raped a gas station attendant at knifepoint near Mandeville in 2010 has been convicted by a St. Tammany Parish jury of aggravated rape. Judge William Burris sentenced Nelson Ted Lopez, 23, to life in prison following the verdict.

    ‘It was a nightmare,’ testifies woman, 69, in rape-murder trial
Kenneth Daniels Jr.A woman told jurors that she had been dozing in her reclining chair early one morning in August 2007 when she awoke and noticed her dog looking toward the kitchen of her Hemet apartment. “I went to go into the kitchen and he was crouching down on the floor,” the 69-year-old woman said of the intruder she saw there. In the courtroom she identified the man she saw as Kenneth Daniels Jr., 26, of Hemet. Daniels also is charged with murder in the slaying of Rosemarie Edwin, 71, who was found beaten to death in December 2007 in the same apartment complex. He faces special circumstances that include committing murder during a rape, attempted rape by force and assaulting an elderly person causing death and burglary.
   

    Two Men Rape Woman While Her Children Sleep in Next Room
Keon Plummer, 22, of Springdale, and his friend Martez ButlerSPRINGDALE, AR - Two men are behind bars, both accused of raping the same woman. Police say Keon Plummer, 22, of Springdale, and his friend Martez Butler, 23, of Fayetteville, went to the woman's apartment. She told officers that both men raped her while her children were sleeping in the next room.

    Third man charged in gang-rape of 13-year-old girl
Donald Ray LewisPolice have arrested a third man accused of raping a 13-year-old girl who ran away from a foster home in North Austin. The girl told police she ran away from Settlement Home on June 29 and accepted a ride from three men who took her to the Avalon Palms Apartments. There, police say she was raped by as many as 10 men who filmed the attack with their cell phones. After the girl left that apartment complex, she met a woman on the street. The girl went with the woman to the Lantana Trace apartment complex where she and the woman smoked crack, police said. That's where police say Donald Ray Lewis then assaulted the girl. He’s charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child. Two other men already face charges in the previous incident.

   

13-year-old girl raped by more than a dozen illegal aliens in Texas
Juan Lozano Ortega, 25, and Edgar Derardo Guzman Perez, Police in Austin, Texas, arrested two Mexicans and held them on immigration detainers, after a 13-year-old girl came forward last week and claimed she was gang-raped by up to 13 men. Arrested were Juan Lozano Ortega, 25, and Edgar Derardo Guzman Perez, 26, police say. Both were charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child, and incarcerated in the Travis County Jail on immigration detainers. The girl was a runaway from the Settlement Home for Children. She was picked up on June 29 by three men of Latino descent and taken to an apartment complex and raped by a group of men. Police report there were up to 13 attackers, and some cheered and videotaped during the incident.

   

   

 
  • UK: Council 'horrified' over scheme for immigrants to go
    A council leader has said he is "absolutely horrified" over government plans to drive vans through his borough with adverts calling on illegal immigrants to leave. Leaflets, posters and messages in local newspapers will also be used to urge illegal immigrants to return home. They will all feature a text number they can message to arrange a return. It said voluntary returns were the most cost-effective way of removing illegal immigrants and saving the taxpayer money. - (UK)

 

 


    Douglas murder suspect: “Allah” will represent her - accused of stabbing neighbor White man to death
Sahara Tabriz FakhirJerry WheelerA Douglasville woman accused of fatally stabbing her neighbor appeared in court Thursday, demanding to be released from jail and saying Allah was on her side. Sahara Tabriz Fakhir, 32, was arrested Wednesday on a murder charge in the slaying of Douglas County business owner Jerry Wheeler last month. In court on Thursday, Fakhir told the judge that Allah would be representing her. She also told the judge she would seek vengeance if he didn’t release her from jail. - (Black-on-white)
   

    (Unarmed White) Tulsa Man Reportedly Beaten Unconscious With Lumber by Armed Black Male - Thought He'd Die
Tom BushA Tulsa man said an armed robber beat him unconscious with a piece of lumber in north Tulsa early Saturday morning. "I thought I was going to die," Tom Bush said. "I thought, ‘this is my last day.'" The attacker also stole Bush's wallet and his vehicle. Bush was loading his van to go on early-morning service calls when a man carrying a 2-by-4 walked up to him about 5:30 a.m. and asked for a cigarette. "He walked up and said, ‘I just came to say hi,'" Then the man attacked him. " [I] got blindsided by a 2-by-4 to the head," Bush said. "When he showed me his gun I had no more fight." The assailant took off in Bush's service van, a 2003 white Dodge Caravan with a ladder rack. Bush described him as a black man of medium build, between 28-30 years old and wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans. - (Black-on-white)
   

 

 

 


    Valdosta police arrest two in Walnut St. death investigation
Michael Pindling and 21-year-old Dereon WallaceRobert Pett.Ga. -- Valdosta police are charging two men with murder in the death investigation of Robert Pett. On July 13, 2013, Pett's body was found behind an abandoned house located in the 200 block of Walnut Street in Valdosta. The men accused of killing Pett, 22-year-old Michael Pindling and 21-year-old Dereon Wallace, had only been in the Valdosta area for about a month. Police say that Pett knew of the two men. After Pett's body was found, detectives discovered that the suspects fled the Valdosta area after the murder and were possibly headed to to New York City. Pindling and  Wallace were arrested in the Savannah, Georgia area. - (Black-on-white)
   
  • Third Arrest Made In Valdosta Murder
    On July 19, 2013, an arrest warrant was taken on Kathryn Cortez, 20 year old white female, Valdosta resident, for Armed Robbery in connection with the homicide case involving victim Robert Pett.

    Search resumes today for more bodies in East Cleveland; official fears killings influenced by serial killer Anthony Sowell
Michael MadisonOhio — The search resumes today for more bodies in the neighborhood where three dead women, their bodies wrapped in plastic, have been found since Friday. The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office has not yet identified the three black women found wrapped in multiple plastic bags near the intersection of Hayden and Shaw avenues. Suspect Michael Madison, 35, of Cleveland, was arrested Friday night after a two-hour standoff at his mother's home on Chickasaw Avenue. He has not been charged. In police interviews, Madison led investigators to believe he might have been influenced by Cleveland serial killer Anthony Sowell, East Cleveland Mayor Gary Norton said Saturday in an interview with The Associated Press.
   

   

Sports: Charges Against Three Football Players
MTSU footballersMURFREESBORO, Tenn. – MTSU's head coach and athletic director have confirmed charges against three football players after an incident having to do with a female believed to be one of the player's girlfriends. The players have been suspended from the team. Officials at the Rutherford County Jail confirmed Middle Tennessee State sophomore and defensive tackle James DeAngelo Jones was booked and charged with two counts of aggravated assault last week. MTSU officials said sophomores Marcus Robinson and Rodney O'Neal were also charged. Sources told NewsChannel5 Robinson and O'Neal had not yet been taken into custody, but warrants were out for their arrest for failure to report a crime. All three players were suspended from the team.


    Man arrested for rape from 1995
Stanley LightnerCINCINNATI, OH - A man has been arrested for a rape that allegedly occurred in 1995. Stanley Lightner, 45, is behind bars in the Hamilton County Justice Center on one count of rape. According to Hamilton County court documents, Lightner forced a 17-year-old into sex in January of 1995. His bond was set at $50,000 during an arraignment on Friday.

 

 

 

 


 
  • Detroit goes bankrupt, largest municipal filing in U.S. history
    Detroit’s deterioration, which started in earnest after the 1967 race riots were among the most violent in the country’s history, has accelerated in recent years. As of the 2010 Census, the racial composition of the city was: 82.7% Black or African American; 10.6% White (7.8% non-Hispanic whites);

    (Black) Rochester man charged in connection with double homicide (two White women) in Sodus
Dante TaylorStacey MoultonTerri MoultonA 32-year-old Rochester man has been arrested in connection with the deaths of Terri and Stacey Moulton. Dante Taylor is charged with two counts of first-degree murder. Police say the two women were checking on a neighbor’s cat. A family member went to look for them when they didn’t return and that’s when he found the bodies. Investigators say there was a small fire burning inside of the home, which appears to be intentionally set to cover up the crime. Police say they suspect the women stumbled upon a burglary. Investigators say the house was ransacked. Police say they were able to track Taylor down using a vehicle description and other leads. Taylor is currently being held in the Monroe County Jail on a parole violation. We are told he has an extensive criminal history. - (Black-on-white)

    Act of kindness by father, son takes fatal turn in West Akron; suspect arrested
Robert Pitts JrJeremy A PutraBryan K. MayBryan K. May and his son, Jeremy A Putra, were inseparable, whether it was rooting for Cleveland sports teams or helping a friend down on his luck. Family members said it appears their generosity to a down-on-his-luck Robert Pitts Jr. cost them their lives. Pitts, 19, is accused of stabbing the men early Wednesday inside their South Rose Boulevard home in West Akron. Pitts, a family friend who was living with the men temporarily, is charged with aggravated murder.Despite his Jewish heritage, Putra embraced the Christian group and was slowly emerging from his shyness.
   

    Police searching for African American suspect after beating in Jennings
Zack FinkelsteinPolice are searching for a suspect after a man was beaten while walking to a bus stop Thursday afternoon. 21-year-old Zack Finkelstein was walking to a bus stop so he could meet his grandmother for lunch when someone beat him. The incident occured on Hord Avenue. His brother David said Zack was randomly targeted after someone said “hi” to him while he was walking to the bus stop. St. Louis County Police describe the suspect as an African American man in his 20s or 30s, six foot three inches tall, weighing 280 pounds and has a scruffy beard.

    Man Accused of Killing Transgender Lover, Dumping Body Parts in Lot
Charles SargentA man is in custody after he allegedly murdered his Transgender lover and then dumped "her" body parts in a vacant lot. Police received a call from a woman who claimed that her boyfriend had killed someone. The woman claimed she returned to her home on Sunday where she heard her boyfriend, 43-year-old Charles Sargent, making noise on the second floor. The woman says Sargent then confronted her while naked and with blood on his leg and threatened to kill her if she said anything about the noise she had just heard. Sargent allegedly killed the victim after finding out she was a Transgender woman. Sargent allegedly used a hatchet and screwdriver to kill the victim and then dumped "her" remains in a vacant lot

    US Marshals arrest Toledo woman in Texas for deadly 2012 fire
Kenya McGhee A Toledo woman has been arrested in Texas, charged with two counts of murder in a fatal 2012 fire in Springfield Township. Fire crews rushed to the Hidden Cedars condominium complex on Garden Road just after 11 p.m. on Sunday, March 25, 2012. By the time firefighters got the blaze under control, two people were dead, several others injured. More than 70 people lost their homes in the fire. Killed in the fire were 61-year-old Robert McGhee and 58-year-old Olandia Keith Dixon. U.S. Marshals arrested Robert McGhee's daughter, Kenya McGhee, in Fort Bend County, Texas Friday morning. "We heard people trapped in their apartment; just screaming at the top of their lungs, people throwing their babies at people that are down below. I was just in shock. I couldn't do nothing but cry," said Dawn Halbert,

    Racism: DUI Suspect Tells Cops She's "Glad" Firefighters Who Died in Yarnell Hill Fire Were White
Merry FinleyAccording to court documents, the woman, 58-year-old Merry Finley, also said that she is "happy when officers are hurt" -- and she was arrested for the second time that night for slamming a door into a cop. Finley's encounter with police started around 10 p.m. on July 10, when she was pulled over near Warner Road and Gilbert Road on suspicion of driving under the influence after she was seen weaving on the road.

    Police: Dirty dancer charged in Spartanburg
Clarence ScottSPARTANBURG, SC - A man has been charged after he was "dirty dancing" and pestering people at Music on Main in Spartanburg, according to police. Clarence Scott, 54, was charged with disorderly conduct on Thursday, police said. The police report said that Scott was inappropriately "dirty dancing" near the band and in close proximity to two elderly women at the event. Police said they observed Scott "hunching as if he was simulating a sexual act." Scott was later reported to have been pestering a father and his young daughter, the report stated. Police said when Scott was asked to leave the premises he exclaimed, "I ain't going no-f******-where.

 


 

    Manhunt under way after teen raped, tossed off building in Brooklyn
Antonio Owensford BROOKLYN -- Police are searching for one of two men accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl before throwing her off the roof of a building in Brooklyn. Antonio Owensford and Anwar Desouza lured the girl to the rooftop around 4 a.m. on July 14. The victim was taken to a hospital with multiple injuries to her arms, legs and neck. Police arrested the 24-year-old Desouza and charged him with second-degree attempted murder, first-degree rape, first-degree assault, first-degree criminal sex act and second-degree strangulation. Owensford (pictured) remains on the loose.

    Stepmom Arrested for Allegedly Beating Girl Who Plunged From Window
NEW YORK CITY — The stepmother of the 7-year-old Florida girl who survived a six-story plunge from a Brooklyn apartment was arrested Thursday morning on charges she beat the child before she fell the window. Authorities also accused her of endangering the girl by leaving her alone in a sixth-floor room with an open window and no window guards. Diana Metellus, 19, was charged with assaulting her stepdaughter with a folded belt before the girl fell out her relatives' apartment in the Gravesend Houses last Wednesday.

    Police: Man Threw Woman Down Stairs, Causing Her To Lose Foot
Mario JacksonCHICAGO – A 33-year-old man threw a woman down a flight of stairs on the South Side during a fight late Monday, causing her to lose her foot, police said after the man was arrested following a chase. About 11:45 p.m. Monday, Mario Jackson got into an argument, which turned into a physical confrontation, with a 28-year-old woman. He alledgedly threw the woman down a flight of stairs, causing severe injury. The woman, who was taken to John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital in serious condition, suffered a compound fracture to her ankle, which resulted in the amputation of her left foot.

    Nurse and her aspiring rapper fiance busted 'for stealing $675,000 from elderly patients as part of identity theft ring'
 Amanda Zieminski (left), 26, and her fiance, 29-year-old Clyde Forteauafter bragging about their lavish lifestyle on Facebook. Amanda Zieminski (left), 26, and her fiance, 29-year-old Clyde Forteau have been arrested and charged with identity theft for allegedly bilking nearly $700,000 from senior citizens

    Black footballer retires from NFL after arrest for charge of intoxicated manslaughter
Josh BrentWith a ruling on his status with the NFL looming after his arrest on a charge of intoxicated manslaughter in the death of teammate Jerry Brown Jr. last year, Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent will announce his retirement. Brent, 25, was recently sent back to jail after testing positive for marijuana twice while on bond. He was released from jail earlier this month. The Dallas County district attorney's office asked a judge to revoke his bond following those failed tests.

    Ghana: denied contracting a robbery gang to kill her husband to enable her to marry a white man from the United States
Sala Karim39-year old Sala Karim has been identified by a taxi driver as the one who hired him to convey the suspected killers to her GHS Estate residence at Pokuase to commit the crime. According to the taxi driver, whose name is being withheld, Sala Karim also known as Mother, paid him an amount of GH¢50 to transport the three suspected killers from Dodowa to her GHS Estate that fateful day.

   

Human Trafficking Ring In New Jersey - brought women from Mexico into the U.S. illegally to work as prostitutes
Jose Cruz Romero-FloresOfficials say the ring was part of a network of brothels in New York and surrounding states that paid people to smuggle the women, often under the guise that they would work as house cleaners or baby sitters. State prosecutors say 38-year-old Jose Romero-Flores of Lakewood operated several brothels in the Ocean County town. Romero-Flores is charged with human trafficking.

   

 

 

 


 
  • South Africa: Witch-Doctor Who Cooked (White Boer) Farmer’s Genitals Declared Insane
    African cannibalA witch-doctor who murdered a farmer and cooked his genitals has been declared insane by a court in South Africa. Hopolong Moeketsi, 34, from neighbouring Lesotho, killed 84-year-old farmer Jan van Wyk on his farm in 2009. The witch-doctor had also killed Wyk's neighbour, Basie Venter, 65, at his farm in Vierfontein a day earlier. Venter's widow Mary told police that a man had called at their home during the night asking for food. After giving him something to eat, she looked out of the window to see Moeketsi hitting her husband over the head with an iron bar. After leaving Venter's farm, Moeketsi went to Wyk's farm, 5km (3 miles) away. John Engelbrecht and a group of security guards were tipped off that the witch-doctor was on his way. When they arrived, Englebrecht said they found Moeketsi sweeping the porch wearing just a shirt and underpants. His legs were covered in blood. He ran into the house and attacked the group with garden shears when they tried to follow him. They overpowered him and found Wyk's "badly mutilated body" with his intestines strewn across the floor. They found his genitals, believed to have been cut off while the victim was still alive, cooking in a pot on the stove. Police believe the murder was to harvest body parts for traditional medicine. Moeketsi was declared insane and will be committed either to a mental institution or a prison.

 
  • 2 Arrested For Assaulting, Robbing (White) Patrons In El Cerrito Restaurant - Hate Crime
    Nation’s Giant Hamburgers in El CerritoEL CERRITO, CA — Two young men were arrested and charged with robbery after allegedly assaulting and stealing from a group of teens at Nation’s Giant Hamburgers in El Cerrito over the weekend, a police lieutenant said. Around 5:40 a.m. Sunday, the two suspects approached a group of six teenage boys who were eating at the 24-hour restaurant, located at 6060 Central Ave., and started making comments about the teens’ race, El Cerrito police Lt. Paul Keith said. All of the teens were white. The group left the restaurant and headed to the parking lot, where the suspects confronted them again, Keith said. The suspects threatened the victims and demanded that they hand over their wallets, he said. Officers apprehended the suspects, identified as 19-year-old Muiruri Kamurua and Gerson Alexis Dias, 18, both from Albany, according to police. Both were arrested on suspicion of robbery and for an alleged hate crime since investigators believed that they committed the crime partially because of the victims’ perceived race, according to police. - (Black-on-white)
 
 

    Police arrest Dominick Jerome Hawkins, charge him with kidnapping and raping a 5-year-old girl
Dominick Jerome HawkinsBRADENTON, Fla. - The search is over for a man suspected of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 5-year-old girl in Bradenton.The Sheriff's Office announced the arrest of Dominick Jerome Hawkins, 36. A detective tracked Hawkins down in Sarasota and took him into custody. Sheriff W. Brad Steube said Hawkins "made several admissions to us." Steube said he admitted that he was the man seen on surveillance footage inside a convenience store buying a little girl candy. Steube said he also admitted he was the one seen on surveillance footage trying to board a county bus. Around 1:00 p.m. on Monday the girl was playing with another child at the Wayside Glen mobile home park when Hawkins approached. Hawkins lured the girl to a store and then to a vacant mobile home where she was choked and sexually battered. The 5-year-old was able to escape, run home and tell a family member about the attack.

    Man convicted of sexual battery of a 10-year-old girl in New Orleans
Dameion GreenberryA New Orleans jury on Wednesday convicted a 38-year-old man of sexually abusing a girl in 2011, when she was 10 years old. Dameion Greenberry was found guilty of sexual battery and is facing a sentence of 25 to 99 years in prison because the victim was under the age of 13. Greenberry was also accused of abusing the girl once in 2010, and the Orleans Parish district attorney's office charged him with aggravated rape, which is punishable by mandatory life imprisonment. However, Greenberry stood trial only on the sexual battery charge in Judge Camille Buras' courtroom this week.

    Baker man booked on rape, molestation counts
Rodrick Oneal TaylorPolice arrested a 46-year-old man after investigating a 20-year-old woman’s complaint of years of sexual abuse from the suspect, including when she was a teenager. Detectives booked Rodrick Oneal Taylor at East Baton Rouge Parish Prison on two counts of forcible rape and one count of molestation of a juvenile. Taylor surrendered to police. In a July 12 interview with police, Taylor denied ever sexually abusing the woman, the police chief said.

    Grand jury indicts former Gwinnett sheriff’s major
GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — A grand jury indicted a former major in the Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Department on Wednesday. Former Gwinnett County sheriff's Maj. Nick Neal is accused of using his position for personal financial gain. He faces several charges, including theft, identity fraud and false statements.

    Too Retarded To Be Executed But Not Enough to Murder
Warren Lee Hill, JrIn 1986, Warren Lee Hill, Jr. initially landed himself in prison after he murdered his 18-year-old girlfriend Myra Wright by shooting her eleven times. For so brutally taking a young girl’s life, Hill received a life sentence. So 1990 rolls around and Hill is serving his sentence at the Lee Correctional Institution when he took a nail-studded 2 x 6 wooden board and began to beat fellow inmate Joseph Handspike as he lay sleeping. Other inmates who witnessed the event said Hill mocked the victim as he beat him to death by saying, “You ain’t bad! You ain’t bad now!” Charged with murder, Hill returns to the Courtroom in 1991. During this trial, the defense hires a clinical psychologist who testifies Hill tested at an IQ of 77 – eight points higher than the upper scale of mild retardation requirements. The jury sentences Warren Lee Hill, Jr. to death.
   

    Fired employee: 'I'm going home to get my gun and I'll be back'
King St GrillCHARLESTON, SC - Authorities say they have arrested a former employee of the King Street Grille accused of telling a manager at the restaurant that he would return to the business with a gun. The Charleston Police Department arrested 23-year-old Shyrome Jaquane Johnson and charged him with intimidation. Johnson's arrest stems from an incident that happened on April 28 at the King Street Grille on 304 King Street. An assistant manager at the restaurant said Johnson shoved him and said,"No [one] fires me, I quit." A police report states after a witness stepped between the two men, Johnson grabbed a 10-inch butcher knife and held it in the victim's face and said,"I don't get paid enough at this job to put up with this. I'm going home to get my gun and I'll be back." Authorities say Johnson then threw the knife down and ran out of the back door.

    19-year-old accused of severely beating 2 dogs
Cameron TaylorGOODLETTSVILLE, TN - A young man in Goodlettsville is facing charges of animal abuse after two dogs had to be euthanized. According to the arrest report, two dogs owned by the suspect, Cameron Taylor, 19, had to be euthanized because they were in such poor condition. According to the arresting officer, Taylor was seen by a neighbor abusing one of the dogs in his driveway in Goodlettsville. Taylor's mother reportedly came home and found her son's animals near death. According to reports, Taylor told police he wanted to kill the dogs because he hates his mother and wanted to leave home. He was taken to Skyline Medical Center in Madison for a mental evaluation and charged with aggravated animal cruelty.

    Preliminary hearing today for Huntsville man charged in capital murder of 3-year-old son
Maurice Antionne CartwrightA Huntsville man charged in the death of his 3-year-old son is due in court today for a preliminary hearing, according to court officials. Maurice Antionne Cartwright, 33, was initially charged with aggravated child abuse after his 3-year-old son was taken to the hospital on April 30 and showed signs of brain trauma and being choked. Cartwright was charged with capital murder after the child died.

    Missing Harvey girl found dead in trash can, mother says
Matthew FlugenceAhlittia North was found dead in a trash can around midnight near their Harvey apartment. The Sheriff’s Office said Monday that it was looking for a person of interest in connection with the disappearance of North. The person of interest, 20-year-old Matthew Flugence, is a relative of hers, the Sheriff's Office said. An arrest warrant was issued for Flugence, 20, in April in connection with the sexual battery of an 11-year-old in Harvey.
   

    Bond Denied For Austin Woman Charged With Strangling Granddaughter
Helen FordBail was denied Sunday for a Chicago grandmother charged with strangling her 8-year-old grandddaughter in the family’s Austin apartment. Helen Ford, 51, who is facing first-degree murder charges, walked very slowly and with assistance into the 26th and California courtroom, sniffling and whimpering as she approached and then stood before Cook County Judge Adam Bourgeois Jr. who ordered the woman jailed without bond.Gizzell Ford, 8, was found dead in the family’s apartmen on Friday morning. An autopsy found that her death was caused by strangulation, with multiple blunt force injuries due to child abuse and child neglect contributing factors, the medical examiner’s office said.

    Dad Who Took Smoke Break While Baby Son Drowned Gets 2 1/2 Years
Willie Strong A South Side man was sentenced to more than two years in prison Thursday after admitting that his 8-month-old son drowned in a bathtub while he walked away for a cigarette break. Willie Strong pleaded guilty to child endangerment and Judge Joseph Kazmierski Jr. sentenced him to 2 1/2 years in prison. Strong was given credit for 290 days served in the Cook County Jail. On Sept. 11, 2012, Jayshaun Strong’s mother came home from school and found the 8-month-old floating face-up in the bathtub with his eyes wide open, assistant Cook County State’s Attorney Richard Gleason said during Strong’s bond hearing. Strong has a prior felony drug conviction.

    Mother of 5-year-old girl who shot herself indicted for murder
 Laderika SmithA state grand jury on Thursday indicted the mother accused of leaving her 5-year-old daughter to fatally shoot herself in the head in a house in the St. Roch neighborhood on June 23, along with a man who lived in the house who had told The Advocate that it was his gun. Laderika Smith, who turned 28 on the day her daughter, Brandajah Smith, fired a bullet from a .38-caliber handgun into her forehead, faces a count of second-degree murder. Leon Warren, 54, was indicted on a count of possession of a firearm by a felon. Warren, who was described as a cousin, has a prior conviction for cocaine possession.
   

    Mom, stepdad charged after badly beaten tot found at southeast Houston motel
John Frederick Caldwell was charged with felony injury to a child and Ginyear JonesA young mother and her mate were facing charges after the woman’s 1-year-old daughter was found with serious injuries at a southeast Houston motel. John Frederick Caldwell was charged with felony injury to a child and Ginyear Jones was charged with injury to a child by omission. Police responded to a call at a motel and found the badly beaten toddler. The mother claimed the stepfather hurt the little girl, but the stepfather said the child fell off the bed. Doctors said the toddler had lacerations, bruising and several broken bones. They determined her injuries were consistent with abuse. The mother and stepfather were then charged by police. Caldwell has prior convictions for burglary.

    Tot’s punishment for spilled bathwater: a fatal beating
Claude AlexisCierrah Raphael, a prostituteEzra RaphaelClaude Alexis savagely whipped a 2-year-old boy to death with a belt because the toddler spilled bathwater “all over” the floor. That’s the story 32-year-old Alexis told North Miami Beach Police detectives Monday when he reportedly confessed to killing Ezra Raphael, his girlfriend’s son. Alexis had been left alone with the boy late on the night of June 21, the couple told police, so that 22-year-old Cierrah Raphael, a prostitute, could turn tricks.

    Woman arrested 15 years after dead babies tossed down trash chute
LAWRENCEVILLE, Va. – More than 15 years after the bodies of two newborn babies were discovered in a Virginia college dorm, a woman has been arrested for their murders. Police arrested Darnesha Paulita Berry, 35, Tuesday at her Henrico workplace. Lawrenceville Police Chief Everette Gibson said investigators believe the woman, a Henrico resident, was the mother of the slain babies.The children, born alive in a dorm bathroom on Feb. 16, 1998, were killed and then thrown down the trash chute, police said. Berry would have been age 19 at the time.

    Naked woman gets off LYNX bus, asks to go to jail
Rosetta JacksonTwo Orlando Police officers were at the LYNX Central Station on Garland Avenue Wednesday evening when they watched Rosetta Jackson, 33, get off a bus completely naked. When police asked why she had no clothes, they say Jackson put her hands over her face and asked to go to jail. Police said they handcuffed her and arrested her for violation of indecent conduct.

 

 

 

 

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    Police search for (black) suspect who killed (White) brothers
Matthew Bohannan, 19, and Andrew Bohannon, 24,JACKSONVILLE, Fla - Police said what started as a conversation lead to gunfire outside a Golden Corral restaurant on Normandy Boulevard Sunday night. It happened just after 9 p.m. in the parking lot of the Westside business. Matthew Bohannan, 19, and Andrew Bohannon, 24, were killed after police said a man started shooting at their car. - (Black-on-white)
   
   
  • Update: Police: Man arrested in brothers' killings over drugs
    Avery WoodJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A 19-year-old Jacksonville man has been arrested on two counts of felony murder and two counts of armed robbery in the killings two brothers Sunday night outside a Golden Corral restaurant on the Westside. Avery Wood is charged in the shooting deaths. A witness came forward and provided investigators with information that Wood requested that the witness participate in a robbery of his acquaintances, the Bohannon brothers, for drugs. Other witnesses came forward and told police that Wood made statements that he and other suspects were going to rob the brothers of their drugs. Police said they're currently working the case and more arrests are pending.
  • Arrest made in Jacksonville Golden Corral fatal double shooting
    Avery Wood, 19, has been charged with two counts of Armed Robbery and two counts of Felony Murder, according to a release from the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
  • Arrest made in brothers' deaths outside Golden Corral; police say it was over drugs

    Convicted killer gets life with parole in 2010 Bath murder
Len Willson IIIArturo Lopez-PerezMartel WestonDomonic FarrowWASHINGTON, N.C. - A teenager who murdered a paraplegic man with a pitchfork and a shovel will spend the rest of his life in prison, but have the chance for parole. It was an emotional day in the courtroom during the mini-trial as family members for the victim and defendants testified. It was three years ago when Len Willson III, a wheel-chair bound paraplegic, was murdered in his own home during a robbery. Domonic Farrow unknowingly waited in the getaway car while his two friends broke into Willson's home. Martel Weston robbed him, while 16-year-old Arturo Lopez-Perez beat Willson to death with a pitchfork and shovel, then tried to set his house on fire. All three pleaded guilty to their involvement in the crime, but before the judge sentenced them, Willson's family had a chance to speak directly to the men. His sister was shaking as she glanced at Lopez-Perez and told the judge, "Please don't let this evil out of prison…ever."

    (Black) Man charged with murder in strangling of (White) Grosse Pointe Park neighbor
Myron T. WilliamsSabrina GianinoMich. - A man long suspected in the strangulation of a 35-year-old woman who lived next door to him in suburban Detroit has been charged with first-degree murder. A spokeswoman for Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy said Sunday that 42-year-old Myron T. Williams should be arraigned Monday in Grosse Pointe Park Municipal Court. Sebrina Gianino was found slain May 15, and Williams was quickly identified as a person of interest. - (Black-on-white)
   

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