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Latah teen murder suspects to be extradited back to Idaho

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Latah teen murder suspects to be extradited back to Idaho

- LATAH COUNTY, Idaho - A Ferry County, Washington, Judge has approved an extradition request Monday to move teen murder suspects Matthew McKetta and Keagan Tennant back to Latah County in North Idaho. The two are accused of playing a role in the murder of an 18-year-old Pullman High School senior. They went on the run from Moscow Monday night, after the murder, and were found and arrested more than 200 miles away in Ferry County
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DeKalb homeowner won’t face charges after fatally shooting intruder

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DeKalb homeowner won’t face charges after fatally shooting intruder

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Husband faces murder charge on couple’s 1-year anniversary

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Husband faces murder charge on couple’s 1-year anniversary

- A Gwinnett County husband was in court facing a murder charge in connection with his wife’s death Monday instead of celebrating their one-year anniversary. Walter Lowe, 51, turned himself in to police over the weekend after Erica Powell, 46, was found bleeding from a gunshot wound, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution previously reported. Powell was in the bedroom of the Medlock Park home she shared with two of her six children
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Police: Leominster Man Admitted He Killed Girlfriend After Argument

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Police: Leominster Man Admitted He Killed Girlfriend After Argument

- LEOMINSTER (CBS) – Police say a Leominster man murdered his girlfriend then told his daughter what he had done. On Sunday morning, Leominster Police received a 911 call from Maria Janet Cortez saying her father had told her he thinks he might have killed his girlfriend. The father had shown up at his daughter’s Pleasant Street apartment. Police went there to question him
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Suspect in custody after woman was stabbed to death in Shively

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Suspect in custody after woman was stabbed to death in Shively

- LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A suspect is in custody, after a woman was stabbed to death in Shively. Shively Police were called to a house in the 2500 block of Neblett Avenue near Ralph Avenue about 1:45 p.m Monday. When they arrived, they found a woman's body in the driveway. A man at the house also suffered knife wounds to his body and hands
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Iowa man charged with murder after son dies in hospital

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Iowa man charged with murder after son dies in hospital

- Authorities have accused a 63-year-old man of fatally beating his son. Iowa man charged with murder after son dies in hospital Authorities have accused a 63-year-old man of fatally beating his son. CLINTON, Iowa — Authorities have accused a 63-year-old man of fatally beating his son in eastern Iowa. Court records say Glenn Plummer III, of Camanche, is charged with second-degree murder
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Police Say Milford Man Strangled His Mother; Charged With Attempted Murder

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Police Say Milford Man Strangled His Mother; Charged With Attempted Murder

- A man who strangled his mother until she almost lost consciousness was charged with attempted murder, police said Monday. Patrick Kiraly, 27, also faces charges of second-degree strangulation, threatening, reckless endangerment and risk of injury to a minor. Kiraly was being held on bail of $250,000 and was to appear in court on Monday. Police were called to Kiraly's parents' home on Saturday at about 7:45 a
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Nebraska man stabbed to death in Sioux City, police say

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Nebraska man stabbed to death in Sioux City, police say

- SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) -- Iowa authorities say a Nebraska man has been stabbed to death in Sioux City. The attack occurred late Sunday afternoon. Police say 36-year-old Vincent Walker was confronted and then assaulted by several people. Police say he was taken to a Sioux City hospital for treatment of several wounds but died there. Authorities say Walker lived in Winnebago, Nebraska
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Man murdered in Trenton Sunday night

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Man murdered in Trenton Sunday night

- Officials say a 26-year-old man was found lying on the sidewalk in the 800 block of East State Street suffering from numerous gunshot wounds. Cops who were patrolling the area heard the gunfire. Witnesses at the scene said they heard eight shots. At least one vehicle in the area was also struck by gunfire. Medical personnel stabilized the victim at the scene before taking him to the hospital where he was pronounced dead
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Man stabbed to death in front of Sioux City residence

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Man stabbed to death in front of Sioux City residence

- SIOUX CITY — A Winnebago man died from his injuries after being stabbed in front of a Sioux City residence Sunday afternoon. According to the Sioux City Police Department, Vincent Walker was confronted and assaulted by several individuals at a residence in the 500 block of 22nd Street. The 36-year-old was stabbed multiple times during the scuffle and was taken to Mercy Medical Center -- Sioux City, where he later died
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Fundraiser held for families of Bucks County murder victims

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Fundraiser held for families of Bucks County murder victims

- The people of Bucks County continue to show their support for the families of the four young men whose remains were found on a farm in Solebury.
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Woman suspected of fatally stabbing boyfriend has violent past

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Woman suspected of fatally stabbing boyfriend has violent past

- A 31-year-old woman with a history of violence stabbed her boyfriend to death at her Brooklyn apartment early Sunday, cops said. Ramel Patterson, 33, died after he was stabbed in the neck by his girlfriend Octavia Elliot at the Roosevelt Houses in Bedford Stuyvesant, according to police. "I didn't think she would kill my son,” said the victim’s sobbing mother, Patricia Scott, who said her son’s girlfriend struggled with mental illness
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Police investigating after finding 57-year-old woman stabbed to death

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Police investigating after finding 57-year-old woman stabbed to death

- Birmingham Police are investigating after finding the body of a woman who was stabbed to death in Birmingham's Druid Hills neighborhood. A family member checked on Vergil Angela Cook, 57, only to discover her body, police say. Birmingham police are asking anyone with information to contact the Homicide Unit at 205-254-1764 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.
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Baby girl dies after being 'violently shaken,' father charged with murder

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Baby girl dies after being 'violently shaken,' father charged with murder

- Tyler Davis was charged Thursday after the baby girl suffered a brain bleed. HARRISON, Ohio — A baby girl allegedly shaken by her father has died and he is now charged with murder in her death, according to court documents. The incident happened Thursday at a home in the 10700 block of Harrison Avenue. Court documents said the shaking caused the child’s brain to bleed
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Woman stabbed to death in Birmingham

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Woman stabbed to death in Birmingham

- Police in Birmingham are investigating a homicide after a relative discovered a woman's body in the 1300 block of 21st Street North Friday night. Sgt. Bryan Shelton identified the victim as 57-year-old Vergil Angela Cook. Investigators initially thought Cook's death was natural. On Saturday, they learned an examination of Cook's body revealed stab wounds and the case became a homicide investigation
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With new law on the books, Louisiana courts prepare to re-sentence hundreds of juvenile murderers

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With new law on the books, Louisiana courts prepare to re-sentence hundreds of juvenile murderers

- After spending a half-century serving life without parole for a murder committed as a teenager, Henry Montgomery is now preparing for a parole hearing, a shot at freedom capping years of litigation over his case that stretched from a Baton Rouge district courtroom to the U. S. Supreme Court, which declared his automatic life without parole sentence unconstitutional. But courts have yet to reckon with scores of other Louisiana inmates who, like Montgomery, were convicted of murders committed as juveniles and automatically given no-parole life prison terms
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Man charged with murder after father shot, left on couch for weeks

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Man charged with murder after father shot, left on couch for weeks

- A US man has been charged with killing his father, who authorities say was shot to death and his body then left on a couch in his home for weeks. Tyler Swantek, 24, faces charges in Pennsylvania, including criminal homicide, first- and third-degree murder, aggravated assault and abuse of a corpse in the death of Todd Swantek, 49, whose body was found on May 24 in the home the pair once shared
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  • Woman charged with murder after homicide at Chilton County gas station
    Woman charged with murder after homicide at Chilton County gas station

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    Jemison police found the 22-year-old victim with a fatal gunshot wound inside a vehicle at the Chevron gas station on Chilton County Road 42 at 6:30 p.m. A small caliber handgun was taken from the 32-year-old suspect, who was taken into custody and charged with first-degree murder. The identities of the suspect and the victim have not been released yet. This article will be updated once more information has been released
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  • Latah teen murder suspects to be extradited back to Idaho
    Latah teen murder suspects to be extradited back to Idaho

    , khq.com

    LATAH COUNTY, Idaho - A Ferry County, Washington, Judge has approved an extradition request Monday to move teen murder suspects Matthew McKetta and Keagan Tennant back to Latah County in North Idaho. The two are accused of playing a role in the murder of an 18-year-old Pullman High School senior. They went on the run from Moscow Monday night, after the murder, and were found and arrested more than 200 miles away in Ferry County
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  • Man convicted of manslaughter for beating Fox executive having affair with wife
    Man convicted of manslaughter for beating Fox executive having affair with wife

    , nydailynews.com

    A California man has been convicted of manslaughter for beating a 20th Century Fox movie executive who had an affair with his wife to death with his bare hands. John Creech was acquitted on first- and second-degree murder charges for the killing of Gavin Smith, a 57-year-old when he disappeared in 2012. Prosecutors said at the beginning of the long-running trial that Creech, now 44, killed Smith, a married father of three, because the distribution executive was having an affair with his wife after they met in a rehabilitation program
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