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Active Shooter in Chicago Hospital: 2 Dead, 4 in Critical Condition

Active Shooter in Chicago Hospital: 2 Dead, 4 in Critical Condition

A horrific mass shooting occurred inside of a Chicago hospital on November 19th. Officers responding to the incident were forced to participate in a shootout with the suspect after he wounded at least four innocent victims. Ultimately, the shooter was killed during the incident, but it remains uncle...
Father Charged After 6-Year-Old Murders One-Year-Old Brother

Father Charged After 6-Year-Old Murders One-Year-Old Brother

Adrian Dreshaun Middleton, a 26-year-old resident of Texas, was arrested by police after a tragic incident left his one-year-old son deceased. The father has been charged with abandonment after leaving his two children in the backseat of a car while he shopped in a store for over an hour. During the...
MD Man Killed as Police Attempt to Seize Guns Under Red Flag Law

MD Man Killed as Police Attempt to Seize Guns Under Red Flag Law

Beginning on October 1st, Maryland enacted a new red flag law. The law allows concerned citizens to report suspicious behavior by gun owners. A District Court judge evaluates the situation and can order a temporary gun prohibition when there is evidence that the person poses a danger with their weap...
Suspect Arrested in Hospital After Getting Shot by Police

Suspect Arrested in Hospital After Getting Shot by Police

Dennis Lamar Lawrence, a 39-year-old resident of Hartford, was taken into police custody on November 16th. The suspect had been critically wounded by an officer who was forced to shoot him as he held a female victim hostage at knife point. After being treated at the St. Francis Hospital and Medical ...
Selfie Evidence Exonerates Burglary Suspect

Selfie Evidence Exonerates Burglary Suspect

In modern times, taking selfies is a widespread phenomenon. As one man from Texas found out recently, snapping random pictures of yourself may come in handy for more than just social media likes one day. Christopher “CJ” Precopia, a 21-year-old resident of Williamson County, had been arr...
GoFundMe for Homeless Vet Bobbitt was Fraudulent, Trio Arrested

GoFundMe for Homeless Vet Bobbitt was Fraudulent, Trio Arrested

The story of a homeless veteran, Johnny Bobbitt, giving his last $20 to help get gas for Kate McClure when she had a roadside emergency warmed hearts throughout the nation. When the news story first broke, media outlets praised McClure for sharing her experiences and setting up a GoFundMe account fo...
Stormy Daniels Attorney Arrested for Domestic Violence

Stormy Daniels Attorney Arrested for Domestic Violence

Michael Avenatti became a household name this past year as he very publicly decided to represent Stormy Daniels, a porn star, in a massive defamation lawsuit against current President Donald Trump. Now, recent reports claim that Avenatti has been taken into police custody under the suspicion of dome...
Couple and Veteran Arrested for GoFundMe Hoax

Couple and Veteran Arrested for GoFundMe Hoax

ABC 7 reports that a couple and homeless veteran have been been arrested for making up a fake story to raise money on GoFundMe. New Jersey prosecutors say the couple raised hundreds of thousands of dollars based on a hoax they concocted that went viral online. Johnny Bobbitt, 35, Kate McClure, 28, a...
Family of Four Arrested in Connection to 2016 Slaying of Family of Eight

Family of Four Arrested in Connection to 2016 Slaying of Family of Eight

Back in 2016, police were stumped when an entire family of rural Ohio farmers was brutally executed in multiple locations throughout the county. Investigators eventually learned that all eight victims, all members of the Rhoden family, helped make ends meet by conducting a massive marijuana growing ...
Oregon Man Arrested for Trying to Trade Pot for Car

Oregon Man Arrested for Trying to Trade Pot for Car

KGW8 reports that an Oregon man has been arrested for trying to buy a car with pot. After a car dealer in Albany listed a car for sale online last week, the man attempted to buy it with several pounds of marijuana. Albany Police told the media that the dealer received a message from Matthew Thero...

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