Saturday, December 14, 2019

North Carolina double murder suspect, boy 13, back in custody after mom turns him in

A massive manhunt for a 13-year-old accused of double murder in North Carolina came to an end late Wednesday when the teen's mother turned him over to authorities after he showed up to his uncle's house asking for food and a shower, officials and family members said. (Fox News)

Boys, ages 9 and 12, found dead in Brampton home

Two boys, 9 and 12 years old, were found dead late last night in Brampton, Ont., after Peel Region officers were dispatched to a home in a quiet residential neighbourhood. The call came from someone inside the residence on Hiberton Crescent, said Const. Heather Cannon at a Thursday morning news conference at the scene. (CBC)

Couple shot to death in Hamilton townhouse, cop hunt killer

Hamilton detectives are hunting a violent criminal suspected of a double murder in the city’s Central Mountain area. Police reported Sunday the man and the woman were shot to death late Friday or early Saturday morning. (Toronto Sun)

Victim of Halloween homicide likely targeted, IHIT confirms

Homicide investigators have identified the victim of a homicide in Chilliwack, and say the young man was likely targeted. The body of 26-year-old Jordan Smyth was found near Cultus Lake in a gravel area close to Sleepy Hollow Road around 7 a.m. Friday morning. (Global News)

Famed pathologist Michael Baden says Jeffrey Epstein death was likely homicide

New York City’s former chief medical examiner insisted Wednesday that Jeffrey Epstein’s death was a homicide. (New York Post)

Double murder of kids discovered by mother

Montreal police homicide investigators were canvassing the residents of a quiet, east-end street Wednesday morning in an effort to establish what led to the brutal murder of two young children and the apparent suicide of a man inside a home just a few doors away. (Montreal Gazette)

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)