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    Two Dead After Shoot-Out With Police

    READING - Authorities say a man and a woman were found dead Saturday after a domestic disturbance ended with a shoot-out between the man and police. State police say a Hamburg police officer was responding to a domestic disturbance in the Berks County borough when he reported being fired upon while he was still in his vehicle. Police say the officer ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated +6
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    'Wire' Actress Arrested in Maryland Drug Raid

    'Wire' Actress Arrested in Maryland Drug Raid
    BALTIMORE – An actress who appeared on the HBO series "The Wire" was among more than 60 people arrested in an early morning drug raid in the Baltimore area, authorities said Thursday. Felicia "Snoop" Pearson, 30, who played a killer of the same name on the hit television series, is among the dozens arrested in the raids carried out by Drug ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated +7
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    DNA Clears Texas Man Who Spent 30 Years in Prison

    DALLAS (AP) — Prosecutors declared a Texas man innocent of a rape and robbery that put him in prison for 30 years, more than any other DNA exoneree in Texas. DNA test results that came back barely a week after Cornelius Dupree Jr. was paroled in July excluded him as the person who attacked a Dallas woman in 1979, prosecutors said ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated +3
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    CA Officer Charged With Ten Felony Counts, Pleads Not Guilty

    CA Officer Charged With Ten Felony Counts, Pleads Not Guilty
    SAN DIEGO—A veteran San Diego police officer has been charged with eliciting sexual favors from three women during DUI traffic stops. The San Diego Union-Tribune says Anthony Arevalos entered not guilty pleas Monday to 10 felony counts, including sexual battery by restraint, receiving a bribe, assault and battery by an officer and false imprisonment. Deputy District Attorney Sherry Thompson says Arevalos ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -18
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    Army Soldier Killed From Gun-Play; Friend Charged With Murder

    Army Soldier Killed From Gun-Play; Friend Charged With Murder
    ANCHORAGE - Here's the statement issued by Anchorage Police on the death of a soldier from Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson: Subject: Man Dies Playing Russian roulette, Another Man Charged Anchorage Police responded to a shooting at an Eagle River home, located at the 11600 block of Dawn Street, at 2:07 a.m. Sunday, March 06, 2011. The victim, a 26-year-old army soldier died ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -18
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    Man Tied to Hollywood Publicist Slaying Kills Self

    Man Tied to Hollywood Publicist Slaying Kills Self
    The murder mystery of top Hollywood film publicist Ronni Chasen took a shocking new twist Wednesday when a suspect in the grisly slaying committed suicide. The man, whose name was not released, shot himself as Beverly Hills cops approached him at his dingy Hollywood apartment building lobby and tried to serve him a search warrant in connection with the Nov. 16 ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated +9
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    Ohio Driver Blames Ozzy Osbourne For DUI

    CLEVELAND -- An Ohio drunken-driving suspect is blaming his arrest on Ozzy Osbourne. William Liston was arrested Christmas Eve in suburban Cleveland. WJW-TV says he told police officers, "Ozzy Osbourne and his music made me do it." Osbourne's hits as lead singer of heavy metal band Black Sabbath and as a solo artist include "Paranoid" and "Road to Nowhere." Liston is ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated +1
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    Copper Thieves Strike Sheriff's Office

    SUMMERVILLE -- Thieves are getting bolder in their quest for copper. Somebody cut through the fence at the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office's evidence compound and hauled off 225 pounds of copper wiring. The theft occurred this month. The copper wire had been recovered from previous thefts, sheriff's Maj. John Garrison said. "(Copper theft) has been a real problem for everybody," Garrison ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -1
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    Teen Admits Trying to Hire Hit Man on Facebook

    Teen Admits Trying to Hire Hit Man on Facebook
    WEST CHESTER, Pa. — A Chester County teenager faces 11 to 22 years in prison after agreeing to a plea agreement on charges he used Facebook to try to hire a hit man to kill a woman who had accused him of rape. Nineteen-year-old West Chester, Pa., resident Corey Christian Adams accepted the plea agreement Friday on charges of rape, criminal ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -8
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    Police Taking 'Fresh Look' At Unsolved High School Gang Murder

    Police Taking 'Fresh Look' At Unsolved High School Gang Murder
    LOS ALTOS, CA - Mountain View police announced they are taking a "fresh look" at the unsolved 2004 gang-related murder of a 17-year-old Los Altos High School student in front of witnesses. The police investigation into the death of Alejandro "Alex" Fernandez had effectively stalled until detectives recently reinterviewed witnesses and gathered new information, police spokeswoman Liz Wylie said in a ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated +3
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    Police: Abduction of Ohio Mother Seemed Elaborately Planned

    Police: Abduction of Ohio Mother Seemed Elaborately Planned
    LOGAN, OH - Summer Inman's kidnapping appears to have been elaborately planned and included the use of a Taser and plastic zip-tie handcuffs, according to authorities. A witness told police he came within a foot of two men who were forcing Inman into a car outside a Logan bank about 11p.m. on March 22, a week before her body was found. ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -5
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    Mother Located, Arrested For Leaving Newborn In SC Toilet

    Mother Located, Arrested For Leaving Newborn In SC Toilet
    GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Police have arrested the mother accused of giving birth to a baby in an arena bathroom and leaving the newborn there. Greenville police charged 24-year-old Jessica Blackham with felony child abuse and neglect. A quick-thinking cleaning crew is credited for saving the life of the baby that was choking in the cold toilet water. "They did save the ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -12
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    Teacher Caught Half-Nude With High School Student

    Teacher Caught Half-Nude With High School Student
    LOUISVILLE, KY - A biology teacher in Kentucky has resigned after cops found her giving a student some private lessons in anatomy. Carrie Shafer, a teacher at DuPont Manual High School in Louisville, was found by police Friday night inside a car and sharing beer with a 17-year-old student. The 38-year-old and the teen also were partially undressed, police said. Evidence ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -30
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    Trial for Three Ex-Cops Opens in Pa. Immigrant Death

    WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Three police officers in a Pennsylvania town obstructed a federal investigation into the fatal beating of an illegal Mexican immigrant to protect white football players to whom they had close personal ties, a prosecutor said Thursday. Former Shenandoah Police Chief Matthew Nestor and two subordinates orchestrated a cover-up in the July 2008 beating death of 25-year-old Luis ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated -10
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    Man Shoots Self in Groin; Blames It On Unknown Attacker

    HARRISBURG, Pa. — Police say a central Pennsylvania man who shot himself in the groin told police he'd been attacked by someone else until officers pointed out the bullet came from inside his own coat. Harrisburg police say they responded to a reported shooting on Sunday to find an unidentified 19-year-old shot in the groin and upper leg. The man claimed ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated +3
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    Daughter Runs Down, Kills Mother, 60, In Driveway

    Daughter Runs Down, Kills Mother, 60, In Driveway
    DALLAS - A neighbor who saw Cecilia Marie Ogle back a car over her mother, dragging her into a Far East Dallas street late Thursday night, shouted at the 21-year-old woman to stop, according to police documents. But Ogle ignored his pleas and accelerated the teal Toyota Camry over 60-year-old Sheila Ann Ogle, dragging her under the vehicle again toward the ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -34
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    NY Deputy Sheriff Pleads Guilty to Grand Larceny

    CARMEL, N.Y. — A former New York deputy sheriff who claimed she fell down the stairs at work has admitted improperly receiving workmen's compensation. The Putnam County district attorney says Barbara Dunn pleaded guilty Monday to grand larceny. Prosecutors alleged that Dunn was thrown off a horse in Dutchess County in 2008. They say she then claimed her injuries were caused ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated -11
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    Two Arrested On Separate Child Pornography Charges During Police Sting

    Two Arrested On Separate Child Pornography Charges During Police Sting
    SANTA CRUZ - Police arrested two Santa Cruz men last week in connection with child pornography videos with victims as young as three years old, Santa Cruz police reported Monday. The cases were separate and the men did not know each other, police said. Police seized a computer and other materials from the home of 28-year-old Jonathan Tolentino on the 300 ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated +4
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    Detroit Cops Working to Negotiate Surrender of Barricaded Gunman

    Detroit Cops Working to Negotiate Surrender of Barricaded Gunman
    Update: A man who kept police at bay for several hours after firing shots this morning is now in police custody, police said. Detroit police tried for several hours to get the man to surrender after he apparently fired shots into the air around a home early this morning on Montrose on Detroit’s northwest side. Police brought in armored vehicles and ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rate This
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    FBI: Bomb Plot Suspect Knew About Federal Sting

    FBI: Bomb Plot Suspect Knew About Federal Sting
    BALTIMORE (AP) - A 21-year-old man charged with trying to blow up a Baltimore-area military recruiting center briefly hesitated when he heard about a federal sting operation that nabbed an alleged terrorist in Oregon last month but decided to keep going with his plan, authorities said. Antonio Martinez, a naturalized U.S. citizen who goes by the name Muhammad Hussain after recently ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated +6
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