ONAWA, Iowa — A 24-year-old Wyoming man was sentenced Friday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for kidnapping and raping a 19-year-old woman at knife-point in a rest stop bathroom near Onawa.
The Monona County Attorney said in a press release that a jury found Mark A. Bitzan guilty Jan. 12 of first-degree [...]
Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office
An 83-year-old Cordova woman said she was robbed at knife-point by her 44-year-old son when she refused to give him $50 Saturday morning.
She said her son pulled a knife that looked like a “machete,” demanding the money and “threatening her life,” according to an OCSO incident report.
The man said his mother only [...]
VISTA, Calif. — A young man already serving a 15-year-to-life term for raping a 16-year-old girl at gunpoint as she walked to school last summer was sentenced on Wednesday to an additional eight years behind bars for raping a 45-year- old woman at knife-point several weeks earlier.
Daniel Entzminger, 18, was linked to the May 2010 [...]
HAMPTON — When Selectman Bill Lally retired from the Hampton police force in 2002, there was one unsolved case that haunted him.
On May 20, 1988, in what police describe as repeated attacks that occurred in two states, a woman was kidnapped, raped, stabbed and dumped on the side of the road in Hampton, left for [...]
RICHMOND — A Richmond man will be arraigned Friday on charges that he raped an 80-year-old in-law at knife point in her own home.
Anthony Square, 44, had been living with the victim, being paid $40 every two weeks to cook her meals and do household chores, said Square’s father, who asked that his name not [...]
OCEANSIDE, Calif. – A fugitive husband, suspected of shooting his wife to death in front of their two young children, has a criminal history that includes spousal rape and a number of parole violations.
Dontaye Henderson, 28, remains at large after allegedly shooting his wife in the chest on New Year’s Day inside their Oceanside apartment [...]
DALLAS — The crimes are serious; the punishments non-existent.
A News 8 investigation found the Dallas Police Department has dropped charges in more than 40 family violence cases this year where the suspect was an illegal immigrant.
At least eight were serious felony cases where the victims were held at knife-point.
Instead of going on trial, the suspects [...]
Timothy West is being accused of raping a waitress in Queens, New York. She accused him of breaking into her house, and then raping her twice at knifepoint. She says she gave him her phone number to report him to policed if he called. When he called she arranged to meet him and called the [...]
CHULA VISTA – An Encinitas teenager suspected of beating and raping his 30-year-old girlfriend as he held her captive overnight in her Chula Vista home is behind bars.
Police say he raped her repeatedly. The 18-year old then tried to force his girlfriend to commit crimes.
It happened on Tristan River Road in Chula Vista.
Neighbors woke up [...]
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