Thursday, October 17, 2019

Texas police officer charged with murder in fatal shooting

FORT WORTH, Texas - A white Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed a black woman through a back window of her home while responding to a call about an open front door was charged with murder on Monday evening after resigning from the force. (AP)

Man fatally shot in Rexdale

TORONTO - A man gunned down early Thanksgiving Monday in Rexdale has died. Toronto Police were called around 12:30 a.m. to Orpington Cres., in the Finch Ave. W. and Albion Rd. area, for reports of 10 gunshots fired. (Toronto Sun)

4 teens in custody in stabbing death of boy outside high school

Hamilton police have arrested two more teens in connection with the stabbing death of a student at Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School on Monday. The new arrests are of two 16-year-olds, a male and a female, and both are in custody for first-degree murder. They have not yet been charged. Those arrests bring the total number to four, after an 18-year-old and a 14-year-old were arrested and charged with first-degree murder on Monday.(CBC)
  • 'Our family is devastated': Funeral arrangements made for 14-yr-old stabbing victim
  • Boy, 14, fatally stabbed in front of his mother outside Hamilton school

    Hamilton police say a 14-year-old's mother was with him when he was fatally stabbed outside Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School on Monday afternoon. "She's witnessed something horrible here," said Det. Sgt. Steve Bereziuk of the Hamilton police major crime unit. "She is devastated." (Hamilton Spectator)

    Samuel Little most prolific serial killer in U.S. history

    The FBI said Sunday that Samuel Little, who has confessed to more than 90 murders in the span of 35 years, is the most prolific serial killer in U.S. history after analysts were able to verify 50 confessions so far as part of an ongoing investigation into his past crimes. (Fox News)

    Two dead after shooting in Toronto’s northwest end

    Three bullet holes could be seen in the window of a townhouse where a man said he’d been in the kitchen at the time of the shooting. One bullet ricocheted into the living room, he said. His wife and two children were also home at the time. (Toronto Sun)

    Hero cop killed in Bronx during hand-to-hand struggle with armed suspect

    NEW YORK - A hero NYPD officer was fatally shot early Sunday during a desperate, hand-to-hand struggle with an armed suspect just after midnight on the grounds of the Edenwald Houses in The Bronx. (New York Post)

    One man killed in targeted Surrey shooting

    SURREY - One person has been killed after an assailant fired several shots into a black Mercedes parked at a gas station at 188th and Fraser Highway in Surrey at about 6 p.m. Saturday. (The Province)

    Dead killers recorded video taking responsibility for three B.C. murders

    Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky used a digital camera taken from botanist Leonard Dyck to record several videos of themselves taking responsibility for Dyck’s murder, as well as the murders of Chynna Deese and Lucas Fowler, before they died in an apparent suicide pact. (Vancouver Sun)

    B.C. man guilty of killing his two daughters

    A B.C. jury has found Andrew Berry guilty in the deaths of his daughters — four-year-old Aubrey Berry and six-year-old Chloe Berry — who were found stabbed to death in an Oak Bay apartment on Christmas Day 2017. (CBC)