Burned body found in Joshua Tree
JOSHUA TREE, Calif. (AP) — Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man whose burned body was found in a dry lake bed in Southern California.
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Officers responding to a report of gunshots in an Oregon pub parking lot found a woman who later died.
Salem police say officers arrived at the Pine Street Pub early...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A man who spent 25 years in prison in connection with a 1992 homicide wants the state to pay him nearly $6 million, according to documents filed with the Wisconsin Claims...
Iowa man pleads not guilty to charges in fatal March crash
IDA GROVE, Iowa (AP) — A man Iowa authorities say was intoxicated when his vehicle crashed into another, killing three men, has pleaded not guilty to charges in the case.
Man appeals prison sentence for double slaying in Montana
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A man convicted of a double slaying at a rural home in western Montana is appealing his sentence of four life terms in prison.
Police seeking suspect in Shinnecock reservation homicide
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — New York state police are looking for a suspect in a shooting death on the Shinnecock reservation on Long Island.
Authorities responded to a call just before dawn...
Fond du Lac man pleads guilty to grisly shooting death
JUNEAU, Wis. (AP) — A Fond du Lac man has pleaded guilty in a grisly homicide, and prosecutors are seeking life without parole.
Twenty-one-year-old Nigel Schultz pleaded guilty Friday to...
UK woman held in NYC after extradition in buttocks-jab death
LONDON (AP) — A British beautician is jailed in New York after being charged with killing an American woman with a botched buttocks injection in New York.
Minneapolis police investigate 3rd homicide this week
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police are investigating the city's third homicide in less than a week.
Officers and paramedics were sent to north Minneapolis about 1 a.m. Friday where a man...
3 arrested, 1 sought in death of California homeless man
WESTMINSTER, Calif. (AP) — Police in Southern California have arrested three people suspected of beating a homeless man to death last month, and investigators are asking for the public's help in...
Family seeks killer as girl’s remains found after 30 years
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — For more than 30 years, Jonelle Matthews' family could only wonder what had happened to the 12-year-old girl whose disappearance attracted the attention of the White House...
Salvadoran woman accused of abortion faces retrial
CIUDAD DELGADO, El Salvador (AP) — A young woman charged with homicide in El Salvador after delivering a baby into a toilet faced trial a second time Thursday.
Montana Supreme Court orders new trial in deadly hit-and-run
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — The Montana Supreme Court has ordered a new trial for a man convicted in a deadly hit-and-run, finding his lawyers should have acquired the testimony of the state trooper...
Missoula man pleads guilty in fatal hit-and-run
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Missoula man has pleaded guilty to negligent homicide for the June 2018 hit-and-run death of a recent University of Montana graduate.
Delaware man indicted on murder, abuse charge in child death
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware man has been indicted on a murder by abuse charge in the 2017 death of his 1-year-old who son police say died from blunt force trauma.
Man sentenced to 20 years for Independence homicide
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — A 19-year-old Independence man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for a shooting death at a shopping mall last year.
Florida man gets 90 days in jail for fatal head-on crash
BARTOW, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who struck and killed a motorcyclist while trying to pass two cars on a rural road was sentenced to 90 days in jail and a year without driving.
- San Antonio Express-NewsFamily of three killed in San Antonio murder-suicide officially identifiedAugust 11, 2019
- Wilkes-Barre Citizens' VoiceWyoming County Man's Homicide Trial PostponedAugust 2, 2019
- The Beaumont EnterprisePAPD seeks person of interst in homicideJuly 25, 2019
- The Santa Fe New MexicanPolice identify body of man in Santa Fe homicideJuly 23, 2019
- Connecticut PostBridgeport police identify teen homicide victimJuly 15, 2019
Police increase patrols near scene of Maine double homicide
CASTLE HILL, Maine (AP) — State police in Maine say they've increased patrols near where detectives are investigating the fatal shootings of two men in a pickup truck.
Reckless homicide charge in deadly Chicago bus shelter crash
CHICAGO (AP) — A man who allegedly crashed into a Chicago bus shelter, fatally injuring a woman who was run over twice, has been charged with reckless homicide.
Police investigate double homicide in far northern Maine
CASTLE HILL, Maine (AP) — Police say two men were shot to death in a pickup truck in a tiny town in northern Maine.
Troopers initially thought they were dealing with a collision between the...
Family, friends hold vigil for 2 slain Las Vegas men
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two 19-year-olds who were shot to death in a Las Vegas home earlier this month were remembered with a candlelight vigil.
Cash offered for info on Tennessee killing from 18 years ago
PARIS, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities are asking for the public's help in the case of a Tennessee woman who was found dead 18 years ago.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says new evidence and...
Police: Man sought in Albuquerque car wash killing arrested
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque police say a man sought in a July 23 fatal shooting during an altercation at a car wash is in custody.
Police say 22-year-old Jerred Holguin was arrested...
Plea hearing set for Virginia man charged in triple slaying
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — A plea hearing has been set for a 19-year-old Virginia man charged in a triple slaying.
The Roanoke Times reports Trevor E. Charles is set to appear in court next month....
Man gets 15 years for fatal crash with meth, pot in system
BARTOW, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for getting into a fatal crash with drugs in his system.
The Ledger reports that 40-year-old Oliver Simons Jr. was...
Woman gets life term in death of mentally disabled man
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A Missouri woman was sentenced Monday to life in prison without parole for killing a mentally disabled man, apparently as part of a complicated plot to divert attention from an...
Police: Woman accused of attacking girl, 3, with machete
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a woman accused of attacking a 3-year-old girl with a machete in north Philadelphia will be facing an attempted murder charge.
Man charged with murder in wrong-way driving crash death
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man who court records say told an officer he was trying to kill himself by driving the wrong way on Interstate 80 has been charged with first-degree murder for the...
Nebraska trial delayed over crash deaths of 4 from Iowa
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska trial of a Kansas man charged with the 2017 traffic deaths of four Iowa motorcyclists has been delayed again until October.
Police: Woman shot breaking into Columbus home has died
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a woman who was shot and wounded last month while trying to break into a Columbus home has died.
The Columbus police homicide unit says 48-year-old Twyla...
Man’s homicide case returns to Mohave County Superior Court
PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Supreme Court is sending a Golden Valley man's homicide case back to Mohave County Superior Court.
A unanimous ruling Friday erased a Court of Appeals decision...
Bail set at $1 million for man accused of killing woman
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a White Swan man is accused of killing a woman in her home and wrapping her body in plastic and a carpet.
Stabbing of homeless man investigated as homicide
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities in New Bedford have opened a homicide investigation into the stabbing death of a homeless man.
The Bristol County District Attorney's Office says the...
Teen gets 1-year sentence in fatal school shooting
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama teenager has been sentenced to one year in jail for a shooting that killed a classmate inside a high school in Birmingham.
Montana man denies killing man with cement brick
KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — A 43-year-old Montana man has pleaded not guilty to a charge of beating a man to death with a cement brick in Kalispell.
Man takes plea deal in 2 Otoe County crash deaths
NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha man has taken a plea deal on the charges filed after a southeast Nebraska collision that killed a woman and her 15-year-old stepdaughter.
Man says he was sexually assaulted before fatal shooting
KALISPELL, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man says he shot and killed another man because he had been sexually assaulted after overdosing on methamphetamine.
GARDEN GROVE, Calif. (AP) — A gang member who killed four people and wounded two others in random stabbings across two Southern California cities has a violent past, police said Thursday, and...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Homicide investigators searching for a Southern California woman believed to have been abducted by a boyfriend are trying to find out what happened during a five-hour gap in a...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sioux Falls police say the fatal stabbing of a Vermillion man was the result of a botched drug deal.
Twenty-five-year-old Christopher Michael Wood of Sioux Falls has...
2 sentenced for leaving highly intoxicated friend to die
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. (AP) — A man who urinated on his highly intoxicated friend before leaving him to die on his grandmother's front lawn has been sentenced to six months in jail under a plea...
ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — Arrest warrants have been issued by suburban Chicago authorities for two brothers believed to be suspects in the fatal shooting of a man during a parking lot...
Man found dead in Central Park, police suspect a killing
NEW YORK (AP) — Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found near a public pool in Central Park. Authorities suspect he was killed.
Grand jury indicts mother’s boyfriend in baby’s death
WAYNESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man has been charged in the death of his girlfriend's 10-month-old baby.
News outlets report 22-year-old Dylan Brian Green was indicted Tuesday on a...
Florida man pleas to lesser charge in 2017 homicide case
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A man charged with murder has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge in the shooting of his aunt's boyfriend during a family fight in Florida.
SKOKIE, Ill. (AP) — A Cook County sheriff's deputy has been charged in the death of two sisters when squad car collided with their vehicle outside Chicago.
Albuquerque police arrest a suspect in May homicide case
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police in Albuquerque say they have arrested a suspect in a homicide case.
They say 35-year-old Mario Figueroa is jailed at the Metro Detention Center on suspicion...