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Man Charged For Killing Wife By Setting Her On Fire

April 21, 2012 by admin  
Filed under Domestic Abuse

SAN JOSE, Calif. — A homeless man has been arrested on suspicion of setting his wife on fire on a San Jose street, killing her.
Police say 49-year-old Barton Williams was taken into custody on suspicion of murder at St. James Park in San Jose on Wednesday, two days after his wife, 64-year-old Patricia Storey, was [...]

Man Kills Wife, Daughter And Wounds 2nd Daughter At Restaurant

April 14, 2012 by admin  
Filed under Advice-News

CLEVELAND, OH — A man whose wife had just told him she was leaving him shot and killed her and one of their daughters, who was celebrating her birthday, inside a crowded Cracker Barrel restaurant in a Cleveland suburb, then was killed by police as he fled.
A worker at the Cracker Barrel restaurant in Brooklyn [...]

Woman Shoots Husband In The Leg To Stop Beating

March 14, 2012 by admin  
Filed under Domestic Abuse

Summerville, SC – A 33-year-old father from the Summerville area was arrested Monday night on charges that he used a belt to beat his wife, who then shot him in self-defense as their children watched, according to an incident report.
Christopher Floyd Brown faces one count of criminal domestic violence and remained Tuesday at Medical University [...]

Woman Got Domestic Violence Injunction The Day Before Boyfriend Killed Her

October 6, 2011 by admin  
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Orlando, FL – Michael Alleyne wanted the mother of his children dead. Distraught over her new relationship, he told his father Monday night that he planned to shoot her.
According to Orange County Jail records, Michael went to his father’s house that night with a .22-caliber pistol, but Livingstone Alleyne calmed him down and thought [...]

Man Shoots Wife In The Back Of The Head, Says It Was An Accident

September 9, 2011 by admin  
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Wilmington, NC – In a 911 call, the man police have charged with second-degree murder tells a dispatcher he accidentally shot his wife.
At 4:15 p.m. Sunday, Wilmington Police went to 219 S. Kerr Ave., Lot 5, to assist EMS. Responders found a woman, Diane Clemmons Belton, 55, dead, according to a news release from [...]

72-Year-Old Man Shot Wife To Death After Argument

March 28, 2011 by admin  
Filed under Domestic Abuse

WAKEFIELD, MASS — A 72-year-old man allegedly shot his wife to death after an argument this morning at their home, prosecutors said.
David McCall called Wakefield police at 8:15 a.m., reporting a suicide and a murder. When police arrived at the McCall home on Lowell Street, they found McCall’s wife, Elaine, 69, suffering from a gunshot [...]

Man Arrested After Shooting Spouse And 16-year old Daughter

February 7, 2011 by admin  
Filed under Domestic Abuse

Long Beach – A male suspect has been arrested for shooting his 16-year old daughter and her 37-year old mother in the early morning hours Sunday, after Long Beach Police responded to a 9-1-1 call from the daughter and forced entry into the home near Myrtle Avenue and Hill Street.
The 16-year old girl called 9-1-1 [...]

Mom & Kids Slain in Murder-Suicide, Police Look For Answers

July 10, 2010 by admin  
Filed under Domestic Abuse

Destiny Minter may be the only one who knows why her mother’s boyfriend opened fire on his family before taking his own life.
Police say the 7-year-old who survived a gunshot to the face and is recovering in a Charlotte hospital is detectives’ best hope for understanding what led to Friday’s murder-suicide. Two adults and two [...]

Slaying Fits Familiar Pattern In Domestic Abuse Cases

June 14, 2010 by admin  
Filed under Domestic Abuse

At Kate Johnson’s funeral last weekend, the Rev. F. Todd Gray spoke of God’s inability to rid mankind of all wrong, of the unpleasant situation that had brought hundreds of mourners to Richmond’s Fifth Street Baptist Church on a sweltering weekend afternoon.
Johnson, shot to death by a man whom she had accused of stalking and [...]