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Stalked Podcaster, Husband
Are Shot to Death in Home
Mar 11, 2023 2:55 PM CST
Stalked Podcaster, Husband Are Shot to Death in Home
Protection order had not yet been served
- A woman who had obtained a protection order against a man she said was stalking her online was shot to death in her Washington state home, along with her husband, police said. The order had not been served because police had not been able to locate the man, CNN reports....
Reward Tripled in
Dec 13, 2022 2:43 AM CST
Reward Tripled in Billionaire Couple's Baffling Murders
No suspect has yet been named in murders of Barry and Honey Sherman
- The mysterious murders of a billionaire Canadian couple remain unsolved almost five years later, and now the son of Barry and Honey Sherman is increasing a reward for information that helps arrest and convict the killer . The reward is now nearly $26 million dollars, more than triple the original amount,...
Dec 9, 2022 10:13 AM CST
Prosecutors Share Alex Murdaugh's Alleged Motive
Prosecutors: He killed wife, son just as evidence of financial crimes was likely to be exposed
- Alex Murdaugh killed his wife and son at the precise moment his financial crimes threatened to be revealed, prosecutors say in a motion filed Thursday—and they say Murdaugh's own shooting followed a remarkably similar pattern. After the recession of the early 2000s and a "series of bad...
Police Plan Announcement on
2017 Slayings of Young Hikers
Oct 28, 2022 3:55 PM CDT
Police Plan Announcement on 2017 Slayings of Young Hikers
Bodies of Liberty German and Abigail Williams were found near a trail in northern Indiana
- Police investigating the unsolved slayings of two teenage girls killed during a 2017 hiking trip in northern Indiana said Friday they will hold a news conference Monday to provide an update on their investigation. Indiana State Police said officials "will announce an update in the Delphi Investigation" but gave...
Cops Find Man
Shot Dead, Then Get
Call About His Toddler
Sep 21, 2022 10:35 AM CDT
Cops Find Man Shot Dead, Then Get Call About His Toddler
Police are investigating what they say was double homicide of dad, 2-year-old son in Houston
- Houston police were searching Tuesday for a man they say is responsible for a double homicide of a 2-year-old boy and his father. Executive Assistant Police Chief Larry Satterwhite says officers were called to a shooting outside a strip mall southwest of downtown around 1:45pm, where they found a...
QAnon Believer Texted Wife
Day He Allegedly Killed Kids
Apr 8, 2022 3:35 PM CDT
QAnon Believer Texted Wife Day He Allegedly Killed Kids
Wife said Matthew Coleman grew 'significantly more paranoid' before murders: affidavit
- California surfing instructor Matthew Coleman, accused of stabbing his two young children to death with a spearfishing gun on the belief that they had "serpent DNA," grew more and more paranoid as he went down the QAnon rabbit hole, court documents allege. Wife Abby Coleman told investigators that...
Newlyweds Found Dead, and
Groom's Brother Is Missing
Apr 8, 2022 7:00 AM CDT
Newlyweds Found Dead, and Groom's Brother Is Missing
Collin Rodgers was reportedly staying with his brother and sister-in-law in Virginia Beach
- Virginia Beach police are on the lookout for an "endangered" man who may have been living with his newlywed brother and sister-in-law, who were found dead in their apartment on Monday. Talon Rodgers and Alisa Wash, both 23, had been shot to death, according to a Tuesday release , which...
Arrest Made After Couple's
'Senseless' Bicycle Murders
Mar 11, 2022 8:08 AM CST
Arrest Made After Couple's 'Senseless' Bicycle Murders
Daytona Beach police still don't have a motive in deaths of Terry and Brenda Aultman
- Police in Daytona Beach have made an arrest , but they still don't have an explanation for what they have called the "senseless" murders of a married couple. Jean R. Macean, 32, is accused of brutally stabbing Terry Aultman, 48, and Brenda Aultman, 55, on Saturday night or early...
Family Gathered to Exchange
Gifts. Then Gunshots, Death
Dec 27, 2021 11:09 AM CST
Family Gathered to Exchange Gifts. Then Gunshots, Death
Austin Alvarez arrested on suspicion of double homicide in California
- A Christmas Day party ended in tragedy for one California family, with a 23-year-old arrested for allegedly murdering his grandmother and his dad's girlfriend. Detectives say family members had assembled at the Reedley, Calif., home to exchange gifts when Austin Alvarez arrived. Per a press release from the Fresno...
Tennessee Duck Hunter: I
Saw This Man Kill My Friends
Jan 27, 2021 7:44 AM CST
Tennessee Duck Hunter: I Saw This Man Kill My Friends
'Armed, dangerous' David Vowell wanted for double murder
- A 70-year-old Tennessee man is believed to be on the run after allegedly killing two people and should be considered "armed and dangerous," authorities say . David Vowell of Martin faces two counts of first degree murder after two duck hunters were killed in Obion County on Monday morning,...
Cops: 2 Teens Killed After
Asking Shooter How Tall He Is
Jun 29, 2020 12:50 PM CDT
Cops: 2 Teens Killed After Asking Shooter How Tall He Is
Victims asked suspect about his height in store, were later gunned down, say Chicago police
- "I know it doesn't make any sense," says Chicago detective Brendan Deenihan, per KMOV . He's referring to the fatal shooting of two teenagers who asked their suspected shooter how tall he was. Victims Charles Riley, 16, and Jesean Francis, 17, were in a store buying candy...
They Showed Up to
Work on the Bridge.
They Made a Grim Find
May 16, 2020 6:00 AM CDT
They Showed Up to Work on the Bridge. They Made a Grim Find
Bodies of 2 sisters found in Georgia, and investigators say it was a double homicide
- The bodies of a teen about to graduate from high school and her older sister were found under a Georgia bridge this week, and police say it's now a homicide investigation. CNN identifies the women as 19-year-old Vanita Richardson and 31-year-old Truvenia Campbell. The news site says the women...
in College Slayings
Apr 3, 2020 3:21 PM CDT
18-Year-Old Arrested in College Slayings
Couple was found outside Wisconsin university's arboretum
- A suspect is in custody in the slayings of a couple found this week at the University of Wisconsin-Madison's arboretum. Khari Sanford, 18, faces two counts of first-degree murder, the school's police chief said. Dr. Beth Potter, 52, and her husband, Robin Carre, 57, were killed. Chief Kristen...
Couple Found Shot to Death
on Lonely Stretch of Highway
Feb 13, 2020 1:00 AM CST
Couple Found Shot to Death on Lonely Stretch of Highway
Virginia troopers answering call about single-car wreck discover bodies
- Virginia state police called to the site of a one-car crash on an isolated highway in the middle of the night found the bodies of an 18-year-old woman and 21-year-old man who'd been shot in the head. Troopers discovered the bodies early Saturday morning of Ayanna Maertens Griffin and...
Nov 5, 2019 5:40 PM CST
13-Year-Old Suspected in Double Homicide Flees Courthouse
Teen and 19-year-old are suspected in killings of brothers
- Authorities say a 13-year-old suspect in a double homicide has escaped from a courthouse in eastern North Carolina, the AP reports. The Robeson County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday the teenager escaped from Juvenile Court around noon Tuesday. He was last seen in a white T-shirt and beige pants, wearing...
Mexico Finds Son Wanted in
Deaths of ex-NFL Player, Wife
Aug 25, 2019 8:17 AM CDT
Mexico Finds Son Wanted in Deaths of ex-NFL Player, Wife
Barry and Carol Bennett were shot to death in their home
- The son of a former NFL player and his wife who were found dead in their home has been arrested in Mexico after a manhunt. Dylan Bennett had called a sheriff in Minnesota on Saturday to say he was going to turn himself in to the FBI, ABC reports. But...
Police Search for Son After
Ex-NFL Player, Wife Killed
Aug 23, 2019 3:45 PM CDT
Police Search for Son After Ex-NFL Player, Wife Killed
Barry Bennett was a defensive lineman for 11 years
- A retired NFL player and his wife were found dead in their Minnesota home Wednesday, and police are searching for their son. The bodies of Barry and Carol Bennett were found after police received a call about a dead man in a house in Long Prairie, WCCO reports. The sheriff'...
Told to Return Keys, Killer Used
Them to Enter House: Police
Aug 6, 2019 5:48 PM CDT
Told to Return Keys, Killer Used Them to Enter House: Police
Au pair's ex-boyfriend is charged in two slayings
- Instead of returning house keys to the girlfriend who wanted to break up with him, a New Jersey man allegedly used the keys to enter a suburban house and stab the au pair's employer to death. He then chased the woman down a street and killed her too, court...
Homicide Suspect 'Thought
He Was Russian,' Dad Says
Jul 28, 2019 12:00 PM CDT
Homicide Suspect 'Thought He Was Russian,' Dad Says
And the Canadian military has sent a CC-130H Hercules aircraft
- Canada's military has joined in the hunt for two teenage homicide suspects in northern Manitoba, the CBC reports. A Royal Canadian Air Force CC-130H Hercules aircraft is now helping to pursue Kam McLeod, 19, and Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, who were seen Monday in the town of Gillam, where RCMP...
Ex-Police Chief Allegedly
Turned Killer at Wife's Urging
May 22, 2019 10:35 AM CDT
Ex-Police Chief Allegedly Turned Killer at Wife's Urging
Timothy Dean on trial for double-murder over a custody dispute
- This much is clear: On the afternoon of Oct. 22, 2018, two people were shot to death outside their home in Sodus, near Rochester, NY. The victims were 28-year-old Joshua Niles and his girlfriend, 24-year-old Amber Washburn. The trial has now begun for the suspected shooter, 34-year-old Timothy Dean, who...
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