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Judge Orders Amazon to Hand Over Echo Data in Murder Case

Judge Orders Amazon to Hand Over Echo Data in Murder Case

Nearly a year ago, 35-year-old Timothy Verrill was formerly indicted for murdering two women. He was also accused of falsifying evidence when he reportedly concealed both victim’s bodies in tarps, hid them and attempted to destroy other evidence. Now, the judge presiding over this double m...

Man Convicted in Deadly Church Bus Crash, Faces Life Sentence

Man Convicted in Deadly Church Bus Crash, Faces Life Sentence

SA News reports that prosecutors in Texas called a bus brash a “mass killing” during a sentencing hearing in Uvalde, Texas. 13 elderly church members were killed in a deadly crash last year when Jack Dillon Young slammed into the bus they were riding in. Young was intoxicated when the cr...

Hit-and-Run Suspect Kills 4, Was

Hit-and-Run Suspect Kills 4, Was "Huffing" and Driving

On November 3rd, members of a Wisconsin Girl Scout Troop were voluntarily collecting trash from the side of the highway. All members of the group were wearing green safety vests that were designed to be very visible for passing drivers. Just around noon, nearby witnesses saw a black pickup truck...

Man Faces Life In Prison for Strangulation Death

Man Faces Life In Prison for Strangulation Death

The Associated Press reports that sentencing has started for a Texas man convicted in a chokehold death. In Houston, Terry Thompson was convicted on Monday of killing a man via strangulation that he confronted outside a restaurant in the company of his wife, who was a sheriff's deputy. Thompson ...

Man Convicted in Killing of Undercover Detective During Police Station Shootout

Man Convicted in Killing of Undercover Detective During Police Station Shootout

The Associated Press reports that a man has been convicted of murder in a Maryland police station attack. The man shot up a police station while his brothers videotaped it, and will be serving time for the death of an undercover detective who was accidentally shot during the incident by a fello...

Tennessee Ex-Convict Slammed with Murder Conviction for Shooting Officer

Tennessee Ex-Convict Slammed with Murder Conviction for Shooting Officer

The Associated Press reports that an ex-convict has been convicted in the fatal shooting of a Tennessee police officer. A jury found Tremaine Wilbourn guilty of first-degree murder on Sunday in Memphis for the August 2015 murder of Officer Sean Bolton. He was also convicted of weapons charges and ca...

Bulger’s Death Being Investigated as Homicide

Bulger’s Death Being Investigated as Homicide

The Boston Globe reports that federal prosecutors are probing Whitey Bulger’s death as a homicide. In West Virginia, officials confirmed on Wednesday that the death of James “Whitey” Bulger is being investigated as such. The statement was released by the US attorney for the Norther...

NC School Shooting: One Arrested, One Fatally Wounded

NC School Shooting: One Arrested, One Fatally Wounded

On October 29th, students attending David W. Butler High School near Charlotte, North Carolina, arrived to find a chaotic scene. A group of classmates had gathered around a hallway inside the school in what some are calling a physical fight and confrontation before one of the students pulled out a f...

Man Sentenced to Life for Conspiring to Kidnap a Baby His Girlfriend Cut from Mother’s Womb

Man Sentenced to Life for Conspiring to Kidnap a Baby His Girlfriend Cut from Mother’s Womb

The Associated Press reports that a man has been sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping a baby that was cut from its mother’s womb. In Fargo, North Dakota, William Hoehn, 33, was sentenced to life today for conspiring to kidnap a baby after his girlfriend cut it from their neighbor’s...

Early Release for Potential Serial Killer Denied in California Hearing

Early Release for Potential Serial Killer Denied in California Hearing

The Sacramento Bee reports a California court has ruled that an aspiring serial killer won’t qualify for an early release. Daniel William Marsh, who killed an elderly couple and said that he dreamed of becoming a serial killer, will remain in prison rather than being retried as a juvenile. ...