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State Police Say Killingworth Deaths Were Murder-suicide

KILLINGWORTH, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut State Police say a Killingworth man shot and killed his wife before turning the gun on himself.

Police announced Friday the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is ruling the case a murder-suicide. 108 more words


Hawaii Island police investigating murder in South Hilo

Hawaii Island police are investigating a murder case in Hilo.

The incident was reported just before 10:30 p.m. Thursday at a home on the 100 block of West Kawailani Street in South Hilo. 137 more words


Police: Tenant stabs, kills landlord after argument

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) — Waterbury Police have arrested a man they say stabbed and killed his landlord following an argument over an eviction notice.

51-year-old Theodore McMahon has been arrested and charged with the murder of his landlord, 71-year-old George Marshall. 94 more words


Chicago man, 27, charged in fatal shooting of 9-year-old

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police say a 27-year-old man has been arrested and charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting this month of a 9-year-old boy on the city’s South Side. 75 more words


St. Louis Police Chief Says Chicago Charges Justified

ST. LOUIS (KMOX)-St. Louis’ Police Chief says the first degree murder charge filed against the Chicago Police officer who shot a teenager 16 times is, “absolutely appropriate”. 144 more words


Florida Man Faces Life Sentence After Murdering Wife & Sharing Corpse Photo On Facebook

A Florida man is facing a life sentence in prison after being convicted of his wife’s 2013 murder.

The 33-year-old, named Derek Medina, was dubbed the “Facebook Killer” after he shared a photo of his wife’s corpse on the social media platform. 130 more words


Picking Up The Pieces: One Woman's Struggle To Cope With Son's Murder

By Scott Billeck, @scottbilleck

The most cherished words Violet Flett holds on to are a chain of text messages that begins on June 27, 2013. 1,382 more words