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Court: Violent Snatching of iPhone was Temporary Taking Not Theft

Court: Violent Snatching of iPhone was Temporary Taking Not Theft

iStock/Thinktock/Apple, Inc.(LOS ANGELES) — An appellate court in Contra Costa County, Calif., has discovered a previously unknown pastime: cellphone joyriding.It involves a stranger taking violent possession of an owner’s phone against the owner’s wi…

Member of ‘Angola 3′ Dies Days After Release from Prison

Member of ‘Angola 3′ Dies Days After Release from Prison

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW ORLEANS) — A Louisiana man freed from jail less than a week ago after 41 years in solitary confinement has died, according to his attorney and a close friend.Herman Wallace, 71, died early Friday morning in New Orleans at the hom…

Teen Held as Sex Slave at California Pot Farm, Authorities Say

Teen Held as Sex Slave at California Pot Farm, Authorities Say

Lake County Sheriff’s Office(SACRAMENTO, Calif) — A missing 15-year-old girl was held captive in a metal box on a California marijuana farm, where she was forced to work and used as a sex slave, according to a federal complaint filed this week.
Ryan B…

Seven Dead, Including Gunman, After Shooting Spree in Southern Florida

Seven Dead, Including Gunman, After Shooting Spree in Southern Florida

Thinkstock/Comstock(HIALEAH, Fla.) — Seven people are dead in Southern Florida after a gunman went on a rampage Friday night through an apartment complex in the city of Hialeah.
Police are still trying to piece together exactly what happened, but say …

Suspected Killer of Three Inspired By Convicted Serial Killer, Officials Say

Suspected Killer of Three Inspired By Convicted Serial Killer, Officials Say

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(EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio) — Authorities and volunteers expanded their search of vacant and abandoned houses Sunday in a Cleveland, Ohio, suburb for more possible victims after three bodies wrapped in plastic bags were found within les…

Police: Mom Shackled Son’s Ankles Over Fears of Gang Involvement

Police: Mom Shackled Son’s Ankles Over Fears of Gang Involvement

KABC(SANTA ANA, Calif.) — A 10-year-old Santa Ana, Calif., boy is in protective custody after his mother allegedly shackled chains around his ankles as a way to keep him inside the house and out of trouble, police said.
Irma Navarro, 37, was arrested …

Woman Accused of Pretending to Be Boston Bombing Victim to get Money

Woman Accused of Pretending to Be Boston Bombing Victim to get Money

John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A New York woman has been accused of collecting nearly half-a-million dollars in fraudulent claims from a fund created to support the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.
On Friday, autho…

Art Dealer in Federal Court for Selling Millions Worth of Forgeries

Art Dealer in Federal Court for Selling Millions Worth of Forgeries

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A Long Island art dealer will be in federal court Friday for allegedly selling tens of millions of dollars in counterfeit paintings to two of New York City’s top galleries.
A 19-page indictment claims Glarifa Rosales…

Missing Menifee, Calif. Boy’s Half-Brother Charged With Murder

Missing Menifee, Calif. Boy’s Half-Brother Charged With Murder

Riverside County Sheriff’s Department(MENIFEE, Calif.) — The 16-year-old half-brother of a Menifee, Calif., boy whose body was found in a shallow grave behind his house has been charged with the boy’s murder, officials said.
The Riverside County Distr…

‘Whitey’ Bulger Defense Wants California Evidence Tossed

‘Whitey’ Bulger Defense Wants California Evidence Tossed

Wendy Maeda/The Boston Globe via Getty Images(BOSTON) — Lawyers for James “Whitey” Bulger have filed a motion requesting that the evidence seized when the notorious Boston mobster who spent 16 years as a fugitive was captured be tossed out of his ongo…

Gunman Sought in Fatal Florida Road Rage Shooting

Gunman Sought in Fatal Florida Road Rage Shooting

iStockphoto(TAMPA, Fla.) — Police were searching Sunday for a gunman following an alleged road rage shooting in Tampa, Fla., that left one man dead.
The victim, whom authorities have identified as 47-year-old Fred William Turner Jr. of Orlando, Fla., …

Third Man Charged With Acting as Accessory in Hernandez Murder Case

Third Man Charged With Acting as Accessory in Hernandez Murder Case

iStockphoto(MIRAMAR, Fla.) — The third man arrested in connection with the Aaron Hernandez murder case was being held without bail Saturday after he appeared in court in Florida to be arraigned on a charge of acting as an accessory after murder.
Ernes…

Indianapolis Colts Safety Joe Lefeged Arrested on Gun Charges

Indianapolis Colts Safety Joe Lefeged Arrested on Gun Charges

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Indianapolis Colts safety Joe Lefeged was arrested on gun-related charges after allegedly leading police on a brief chase in Washington D.C. early Saturday morning, authorities said.
Lefeged, 25, was in a vehicle w…

Champion Dog Allegedly Neutered, Kidnapped

Champion Dog Allegedly Neutered, Kidnapped

iStockphoto(JERICHO, N.Y.) — A New York couple is suing their dog-sitter, claiming she won’t give back their champion Samoyed, and that she had the animal neutered, ruining his value.
Cecile and Victor Stanton, of Jericho, N.Y., filed a lawsuit …

Cops Back at Aaron Hernandez’s Home

Cops Back at Aaron Hernandez’s Home

Michael DeHoog/Sports Imagery/ Getty Images(NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass.) — Police were back at the home of New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez on Saturday, and entered this house carrying paperwork.
Hernandez is the subject of an arrest warra…

Mother Protects Kids From Alleged Carjacker: ‘He Messed With the Wrong Witch’

Mother Protects Kids From Alleged Carjacker: ‘He Messed With the Wrong Witch’

ABC News(BAYTOWN, Texas) — A Texas mother’s determination to keep her family out of danger drove her to battle an alleged carjacker until he fled from her minivan — only to be struck by her vehicle as she tried to “stop him so he didn’t hurt anybody …

Grand Jury indicts Ariel Castro on 329 counts

Grand Jury indicts Ariel Castro on 329 counts

Cuyahoga County Jail(CLEVELAND) – The Cleveland man accused of kidnapping three women and holding them for over a decade was indicted on 329 counts by a Cuyahoga County Grand Jury on Friday.
Ariel Castro was indicted for one act of aggravated mur…

Camp Pendleton Marines Charged in $1 Million Drug Ring

Camp Pendleton Marines Charged in $1 Million Drug Ring

KGTV(CAMP PENDLETON, Claif.) — Fourteen active and former U.S. Marines were among 64 alleged perpetrators of an illicit military weapons and drug trafficking ring busted Thursday by California authorities.
Law enforcement made 50 early-morning arrests…

FAMU Drum Major Sentenced to House Arrest in Hazing Death

FAMU Drum Major Sentenced to House Arrest in Hazing Death

Scott Cunningham/Getty Images(ORLANDO, Fla.) — One of the former Florida A&M University drum majors charged in the hazing death of drum major Robert Champion was sentenced Friday to house arrest and probation for his role in his band mate’s death….

Kentucky Cop Shot Dead in Roadside Ambush

Kentucky Cop Shot Dead in Roadside Ambush

Comstock/Thinkstock(BARDSTOWN, Ky.) — Authorities are searching for clues in the shooting death of a Bardstown, Ky., police officer who was ambushed along a highway exit ramp after leaving his car to remove debris from the road.
State police believe t…

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