Saturday, February 22, 2020

Cops who locked up Shafia killers angry over pass

Providing a temporary pass from prison to a woman convicted in the honour murder of her daughters and their stepmom has outraged the cops who sent her away. (Toronto Sun)

Woman, 2 children found dead in home in Pointe aux Trembles

A two year old and a four-year old boy were found dead in a Pointe-aux-Trembles home along with a 42-year-old woman on Wednesday morning. (Montreal Gazette)

Murder-Suicide in Brampton

Peel police have identified the victim of a Brampton slaying as Sharanjeet Kaur after a 35-year-old man allegedly killed her and then took his own life on Monday. That man has since been identified as Navdeep Singh of Brampton. (CBC)

Man pleads guilty to horrific fatal beating of Vancouver senior

A man who was living in a Surrey recovery house has pleaded guilty to breaking into the home of a Vancouver senior and beating her to death. (The Province)

Secret hearing for Crown appeal of Jamie Bacon murder trial stay

Two years after a judge stayed a murder charge against Jamie Bacon, the Crown’s appeal got underway in a secret hearing before B.C.’s highest court on Monday. (The Province)

Pennsylvania mom said her kids, aged 8 and 4, killed themselves, now she’s charged with murder

When first responders arrived at Lisa Snyder's home in Pennsylvania on September 23, they found a horrific scene. Snyder's 8-year-old son and 4-year-old daughter were in the basement, hanging by their necks from a support beam, a probable cause affidavit filed with the court said. The children were in cardiac arrest and died a few days later, the affidavit said. (CNN)

Fugitive wanted for murder finally caught

A B.C. man wanted in a 2017 Surrey murder has been arrested in California. Brandon Nathan Teixeira, who is charged in the October 2017 murder of Nicholas Khabra, was picked up Sunday at a residence in Oroville, 105 kilometres north of Sacramento. (Vancouver Sun)

Murder charge laid in 1993 Vancouver cold case

Police in B.C. believe they have finally cracked the cold case of a Vancouver woman murdered over a quarter-century ago. Vicki Black was 23 years old in March 1993 when her body was discovered, wrapped in a bedsheet, in a dumpster in the 2000-block of East Hastings in Vancouver. (Vancouver Sun)

Chicago student found strangled in her car

A 19-year-old college student in Chicago was found strangled to death Saturday morning inside her car parked in a campus parking garage. (New York Post)

Missing Atlanta student found dead, roommate, roommate’s boyfriend face charges

ATLANTA - A missing student at Clark University Atlanta was found dead Friday and authorities say her roommate and the roommate's boyfriend will be charged in her death. (Fox News)