Murder

  • 14 U.N. peacekeepers killed, 40 hurt in ‘huge attack’ in Congo

    DAKAR, Senegal — Fourteen peacekeepers have been killed and more than 40 wounded in an attack in eastern Congo, an official said. United Nations spokesman Farhan Haq added that at least five Congolese soldiers were also killed in Thursday’s attack in North Kivu province. “It’s a very huge attack,...
  • Former Priest Convicted of murder from 1960!

    An ex-priest was convicted of murdering a 25-year-old Texas schoolteacher and beauty queen on Thursday, more than 57 years after Irene Garza went to Sacred Heart Catholic Church in McAllen intending to go to confession. Garza’s bludgeoned body was found days after her April 16, 1960, disappearance. An autopsy...
  • Man just now charged for killing of NBA player in 2010, Lorenzen Wright!

    A man has been charged with first-degree murder in the 2010 slaying of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright, authorities said Tuesday. Billy Turner was indicted Tuesday on a charge of first-degree murder, and was being held on $1 million bond, said Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich. Court...
  • 75-year-old ex-cult leader arrested in metro Atlanta for 1992 murder

    COBB COUNTY, Ga. – U.S. marshals arrested a 75-year-old woman in Cobb County in connection with the death of a toddler more than 25 years ago. Authorities say Anna Elizabeth Young is a former cult leader who murdered a 3-year-old boy in Florida in 1992. Young was arrested Friday at...
  • Dad charged with murder after 7-year-old finds mom’s body

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – A Kansas City man has been charged with fatally stabbing his wife after the couple’s 7-year-old daughter told a school counselor that she had found a body and authorities that she “didn’t want to be next,” according to investigators. Benjamin Byers, 45, was charged Thursday...
  • Youth pastor accused of killing family on Thanksgiving denied bond

    CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — The Chesterfield youth pastor accused of killing his wife, his stepdaughter, and his stepdaughter’s boyfriend on Thanksgiving Day appeared in Chesterfield Court for the first time since the triple homicide. Christopher Gattis, 58, was arrested on Thanksgiving inside his Dogwood Ridge Court home. Victims Jeanett...
  • Youth Pastor charged with killing entire family!

    A Virginia youth pastor faces charges on suspicion of murdering three people in his family on Thanksgiving, authorities said. A welcome sign hung on the home that was the scene of a Thanksgiving triple homicide. Police told WTVR the pastor murdered his own wife, her daughter and the daughter’s boyfriend. Neighbors...
  • Prisoner allegedly kills inmate who beat 2-day-old daughter to death, report says

    FOX NEWS – A father serving a life sentence for beating his 2-day-old baby to death was found dead in his U.K. prison cell Sunday and another prisoner has been charged in his death, The Yorkshire Evening Post reported. Liam Deane, 22, who punched, shook and squeezed his 2-day-old...
  • Father charged with rape, murder of infant daughter in Clarksville, Tennessee!!

    A 22-year-old man was arrested early Wednesday and charged with raping and killing his 9-month-old daughter. At 7:19 a.m. Tuesday, police went to Cindy Jo Court, responding to a medical call of CPR in progress, according to a news release from Clarksville Police spokesman Jim Knoll. They found an unresponsive 9-month-old...