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Taylor Schwartz said the only explanation she can come up with for her behavior Wednesday afternoon is instinct.
Schwartz was pushing a stroller along the 1500 block of McClendon Avenue when she was approached by two suspicious teens.
“I got an eerie feeling as I was walking up to them. One [...]
TWIN FALLS, Idaho — An Idaho man is charged with soliciting men to rape his wife through a posting in the “casual encounters” section of Craigslist.
The 32-year-old Twin Falls man was arraigned Monday on charges of solicitation of rape and burglary. His bail was set at $100,000. The Associated Press is withholding his name to [...]
Isla Vista, Ca. –
Santa Barbara Sheriff’s deputies and detectives are searching for a male who attacked a young woman behind an apartment complex in Isla Vista early this morning.
At approximately 1:25am on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the 6500 block of Seville Road for a report of an attempted sexual [...]
Wichita, KS – A Wichita mother is recovering after fighting home intruders late Tuesday night. A family member reports that she suffered injuries to her throat, arm, and face.
The woman fought two suspects after the robbers broke into her College Hill home.
It happened in the 400 block of North Belmont around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Police said [...]
EAST PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island — A man who had just served a year in jail for domestic violence is once more behind bars, this time charged with violating the terms of his probation by once again assaulting his wife.
East Providence police said officers arrested Joseph M. Botelho, 43, of 18 Potter St., last Wednesday after [...]
Hawthorne, CA – A Hawthorne man who allegedly choked his wife during a fight blasted pepper spray on his own young children when some of them went to her aid, police said Tuesday.
Lakepa Tahi Fifita, 45, was arrested early Monday on suspicion of child abuse and domestic violence, Hawthorne police Lt. Gary Tomatani said.
Fifita allegedly [...]
Columbia, SC – Columbia police are searching for a suspect in the attack of a woman at Columbiana Centre Mall.
The victim told police she was leaving a public restroom inside the Northwest Columbia mall Wednesday morning when a man grabbed her around the face and neck from behind.
She screamed and fought back using her [...]
Montgomery County, Texas – On July 13, 2011, a Montgomery County Jury convicted 65 year old Jesus Salas Leon of the murder of his wife of 40 years, Eufemia Bautista.
They then sentenced Mr. Leon to seventy years in prison for the crime.
Judge Michael Mayes imposed the sentence.
Mr. Leon will [...]
ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. — Police officers in Altamonte Springs said they’re investigating an attack at a church.
Altamonte Springs police Officer Rob Pelton said Assistant Church manager Kimberly Maag had just unlocked the offices and heard a noise. She grabbed pepper spray and checked various rooms but found nothing, police said. Then as she came out [...]
Atlanta, GA — A Gwinnett County woman fought back against an early-morning home invader–killing the man after he broke into her home.
Neighbor Rebecca Wisecup helped the victim immediately following the shooting.
“She said I shot him, I shot him, but I don’t know where he went. So, my husband got on the phone to 9-1-1 and [...]