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    Boy, 12, Shot By Twin Brother Is In Stable Condition

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State police say a 12-year-old central Pennsylvania boy shot by his twin brother as they were playing with guns is now in stable condition. They say the twins were alone in the East Hanover Township home on Saturday evening and apparently playing with a .45-caliber semi-automatic pistol and a .357 magnum revolver. Police say the .45 caliber ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -2
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    Search Resumes for Abducted TN Nursing Student

    PARSONS, Tenn. (AP) — Searchers in western Tennessee continued looking Thursday for a nursing student who was last seen being dragged from her house by a man wearing camouflage in what authorities described as a home invasion and abduction. About 50 people had gathered in Parsons on Thursday morning to resume the search for Holly Bobo, 20, after about 250 volunteers ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -1
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    Officer Sent to Hospital After Vial of Meth Ruptures

    Officer Sent to Hospital After Vial of Meth Ruptures
    DES MOINES - A Des Moines police officer wound up at a hospital after a vial of methamphetamine ruptured in her hands, spraying her in the face. Officer Shawna Ellis on Wednesday night went to Iowa Methodist Medical Center for an exposure evaluation. James Michael Cogdill, 31, of Des Moines was charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, a probation violation, fifth-degree theft and ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -33
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    Police Evacuate Apartment Complex After Tip Leads to Meth Lab Discovery

    OCOEE, FL - A man, who tipped-off police about a methamphetamine lab inside an apartment complex Monday morning, was found with equipment and chemicals to make the drug, according to the Ocoee Police Department. The Ocoee Police Department said it received a call at 4:40am about a man having a reaction to meth at the apartment complex. Investigators said they found ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +3
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    Man Wearing Nothing But Sneakers, Underwear Tasered

    BRIDGEPORT -- A man wearing nothing but sneakers and underwear was Tasered twice and arrested following an altercation with officers at around midnight Tuesday, police said. Police spokesman Tim Quinn said the incident took place at the intersection of Bunnell and Williston streets. Police believe the man was high on PCP at the time of the incident. Robert Frye, 30, of ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +1
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    Ex-Police Chief Sentenced in Drug Smuggling Case

    MCALLEN, Texas - A former South Texas police chief who pleaded guilty to helping Mexican drug cartels smuggle drugs across the border has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. Hernan Guerra Jr. pleaded guilty in January to one count of conspiracy with intent to distribute. He was sentenced Wednesday. The 45-year-old was arrested last summer at the Sullivan City Police ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -6
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    One Person Wounded In Indiana MIddle School Shooting

    One Person Wounded In Indiana MIddle School Shooting
    MARTINSVILLE, Ind. - A person was shot Friday at a middle school in south-central Indiana and a suspect is in custody, state police said. The victim was shot twice in the stomach Friday morning at West Middle School in Martinsville, Sgt. Kirk Durnil said. Durnil has no details of the victim's condition. He said he did not know if the person ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -16
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    Police Make Arrest In Cold Case Slaying

    SPOKANE, WA - Spokane County sheriff's deputies have arrested a man in connection with a 1992 slaying of a Spokane Valley furniture store owner during an armed robbery. Patrick K. Gibson, 58, was arrested in Stanwood on Wednesday morning on a charge of killing Brian Cole. The sheriff's office said DNA linked Gibson to the Nov. 7, 1992, slaying. The sheriff's ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +6
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    Police: Suspended Officer Slept With Woman He Found Via Subpoena

    EDINBURG — A suspended South Texas police officer is free on his own recognizance after being charged with filing bogus time sheets and having sex with a jailed robbery suspect. Former Edinburg gang investigator Robert Alvarez was arraigned Wednesday. A judge granted him a $20,000 personal recognizance bond on each of the eight counts. Alvarez is charged with misuse of official ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -28
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    DUI Suspect: Officer Told Me to Drive

    DUI Suspect: Officer Told Me to Drive
    CHICAGO - An admittedly drunk driver took the witness stand in his own defense Friday, testifying how a Chicago Heights police officer ordered him behind the wheel before he crashed his girlfriend’s car, killing the 5-year-old boy he called his own. Cecil Conner Jr., who faces two counts of aggravated driving under the influence, said officer Chris Felicetti gave him the ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated -23
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    VIDEO: Officer Attacked While Booking Inmate

    VIDEO: Officer Attacked While Booking Inmate
    CLEVELAND - Apparently, Anthony Thomas, 29, of Cleveland, was not happy about being arrested on charges of contempt of court on drunken driving and driving under suspension. After Officer William Witt removed Thomas' handcuffs to begin the booking process, Thomas jumped over the counter and started punching Witt. According to reports, as the two grappled, Witt said he could feel Thomas ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +57
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    Officers Shoot Two After Home Invasion

    WASHINGTON, DC - D.C. police opened fire late Sunday night on three people suspected of a home invasion in the Brookland neighborhood of Northeast Washington, WRC-TV (Channel 4) reported. One person was fatally wounded and another was shot and injured. Police were sent to the 1000 block of Irving Street NE shortly before 11 p.m. to investigate a possible burglary. Channel ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +9
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    76 Arrested In IL Cockfighting Ring

    NORTH JUDSON — A raid that would eventually involve 76 arrests related to cockfighting, and resulting in almost 200 cockfighting roosters being euthanized, began with an anonymous telephone call at about 10 a.m. Saturday. The caller, who Starke Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy Bill Dulin called a “passer-by,” related that there was “a large amount of unusual traffic in the area of ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +5
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    A Police Inspector's Descent Into the Criminal Underworld

    A Police Inspector's Descent Into the Criminal Underworld
    PHILADELPHIA - Last April, then-Philadelphia Police Inspector Daniel Castro sat down with longtime acquaintance Rony Moshe at a diner on South Street. Moshe, a former owner of a North Philadelphia electronics store, testified in U.S. District Court on Monday that at that time he had recently given Castro a 42-inch flat-screen television, the kind of favor he had regularly done for ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -8
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    Police: International Pedophile Ring Smashed

    Police from around the world say they have broken up the largest internet paedophile ring yet discovered. Rob Wainwright, head of Europol, the European Police Agency, said the abuse network had 70,000 members and links to 30 countries. The operation has identified 670 suspects and 230 abused children. Detectives say 170 people have so far been arrested - and 121 of ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +21
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    Deputy Shoots, Kills Fleeing Suspect Who Rammed Three Vehicles

    KING COUNTY, WA - The 25-year-old man killed by a King County deputy sheriff was shot Sunday night after ramming three cars as he tried to flee, according to a Sheriff’s Office statement. The man, suspected of eluding police earlier in the day, was shot to death at the Arbor Court Apartments in Burien about 8:20 p.m. In a statement, a ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +13
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    Police Bust Cockfighting Ring That Used Children's Party As a Front

    DAYTON, TX - Police busted a cockfighting ring in Texas that was using a children’s party as its front. When officers raided the home in Dayton they found a party under way, complete with water-slide and picnic table. But inside a small barn they discovered a gruesome fighting ring with a sick meeting in progress. Just feet from where the children ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated +3
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    Woman Steals Cop Car, Sends Police on High-Speed Chase

    Woman Steals Cop Car, Sends Police on High-Speed Chase
    A Rockingham woman stole a sheriff's office car and led two agencies on a high-speed chase from the Cordova area to Horseshoe Road off U.S. 1 Saturday. Courtney Chance, 30, of 105 Walnut Lane, Rockingham, was arrested and charged with multiple counts including two counts of assault with a deadly weapon on a government official, larceny of a motor vehicle, fleeing ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -9
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    Crash Kills Pedestrian Who Was Fleeing Authorities

    HOUSTON - A man running from police was killed when cars struck him on the North Freeway, an accident that led to another death when a driver struck the back of a tractor-trailer that had slowed down, authorities said. In the first wreck, a man was struck at about 10:15 p.m. Tuesday on Interstate 45 near the North Loop. Officials with ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -1
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    'Half-Fro' Suspect Held In Barbershop Stabbing

    STAMFORD, Conn. -- A 21-year-old man sitting down for a haircut allegedly grabbed scissors and slashed another in the back Tuesday, police told the Stamford Advocate. That led to his arrest and a bizarre booking photo taken before his haircut could be finished. [photo:595115] David Davis, of Cedar Hill Avenue, New Haven, was arrested shortly after the incident when Stamford patrol ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated -6
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