Thursday, October 17, 2019

Grandmother suspected of murdering 8-year-old twin grandsons

An Arizona woman is facing murder charges in the shooting deaths of two boys, 8-year-old twins, who were her grandchildren. Dorothy Flood, 55, of Tucson, was arrested Friday, a day after the boys, Jordan and Jaden Webb, were found dead of gunshot wounds, deputies with the Pima County Sheriff’s Office said. (New York Post)

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)

‘Daddy hurt her:’ Nobody believed boy’s story until he dug up the backyard 20 years later

It was a single-story, three-bedroom ranch house on a quiet residential street in a northern stretch of Jacksonville, Florida. Aaron Fraser had not lived inside since he was 4 years old, and the four walls held plenty of ugly memories and unresolved questions. But in December 2014, after the 24-year-old took possession of the house, he and his brother-in-law rolled up their sleeves for a renovation. (National Post)

Former Notre Dame star charged with murder

LAS VEGAS - Former Notre Dame and NFL running back Cierre Wood faces a charge of first-degree murder in the death of his girlfriend’s 5-year-old daughter, Las Vegas police said Thursday. (New York Post)

Father and son’s fight over car ends in murder

TORONTO - A family dispute over the use of a car allegedly led to a son stabbing his 50-year-old father to death Tuesday afternoon in Etobicoke. (Toronto Sun)

Homicide investigation underway after three found dead at scene of Surrey crash

SURREY, B.C. - Homicide detectives are investigating after first responders found three people dead at the scene of a crash in South Surrey Tuesday morning. In a statement, the RCMP said it responded to a report of a single-vehicle collision on the 32 Avenue Diversion under the Highway 99 overpass. (CTV)

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)

Man allegedly killed woman hours after being released from Arizona prison

TUCSON - A man who police suspect of killing a woman the same day he was released from prison was arrested Friday at a Tucson hotel. (AZ Central)

American arrested in Italy for murder of shopkeeper

ROME - Italian police have arrested an American citizen on suspicion of brutally murdering a shopkeeper in the city of Viterbo, near Rome. Michael Aaron Pang, 22, from Overland Park, Kansas, is accused of beating 74-year-old shop worker Norveo Fedeli to death after being unable to pay for clothes, according to Lt. Col. Guglielmo Trombetta of Italy's paramilitary police, the Carabinieri. (CNN)

Pittsburgh Synagogue shooter faces 44 charges including hate crimes

PITTSBURGH - The suspect in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre was indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday, four days after 11 people were killed and six wounded in the deadliest attack on Jews in U.S. history. (CBC)