Spanaway, Washington – Police officers in Spanaway are investigating a shooting death involving a 16 year-old boy whose name has yet to be released. Police were called to the Spanaway home just a little before two in the morning. Police are not sure whether the shooting was an accident or intentional, the father is being questioned to reveal that answer, the AP reported.
Winchester, England – David Tiley, 47, will spend the rest of his life in jail for the murder of his wheelchair bound mate and her care taker. Tiley hit Sue Hale with a hammer, tied her ankles together as well as her wrists. He then proceeded to stab Mrs.Hale and gag her. He then kept Sue Hale inside of the apartment in which they lived for over eight days until her care taker who had come to give her a bath arrived. 39 year-old Sarah Merritt was killed after Tiley informed her that her client had been dead. He tied her up as well and stabbed her repeatedly in the neck. He then stole her credit cards, left her to die, and withdrew some money. Luckily two days later, he was apprehended, reports the Associated News Media.
Washington D.C. – A 13 year-old boy, Terry Cutchin was shot and killed on the 1400 block of Girard Street on June 2nd. Today, police have in custody the alleged shooter. The accused is only 16 years-old. Police Chief Cathy Lanier and Mayor Adrain Fently are expected to release a news brief regarding the developments of the case today, AP reported.
Canton,Michigan – Charles Blue Jr. is being charged with two counts of first degree criminal sexual conduct, assault with the intent to murder and felonious assault after his girlfriend accused Blue that he had beaten, stabbed and raped her. At this time, Blue is being held on $100,000 cash bond. After the alleged beating and rape, Blue let the woman leave. She then reported the alleged incident to the police and was treated and released at the hospital. Blue is scheduled for a preliminary exam on June 22, Hometown Life reported.
Houston, Texas – A 71 year-old man has been arrested in the alleged shooting death of his stepson. The incident occurred around 9 p.m. last night when police where called to the Briar West Apartments. The man who was shot is believed to be in his late 30’s. Police also believe there had been some kind of argument that resulted in the death. No names have been released as of today. Charges have not been filed until police investigate further, reports 11 News.
Tuscon, Arizona – Christopher Payne, 29, is accused of killing his 4 year-old daughter and his 5 year-old son. His attorneys yesterday asked the Pima County Superior Court judge yesterday to dismiss the case due to lack of evidence about what had really caused Adriana’s death and the fact that Tyler’s body had not been found. Payne who was arrested in March after the body of his daughter was in a plastic tub inside of a storage unit. Autopsy results for the young child show that half her ribs and her right shoulder had been broken weeks before her murder. Tuscon police are actively searching for the little boys remains. There has been no word as of today if the judge had made a decision, AP reported.
Orlando, Florida – Julius Martin is accused of shooting 16 year-old Jhymy Jean Gustin of Orlando, Florida. Police report that the shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. in the area of Lee Avenue and Anderson Street. The victim was taken to the Orlando Regional Medical Center, unfortunately died after arriving. Investigators are looking for answers. No other information has been released as of today, stated Wesh 2 News.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma – Two brothers, Lamond Simpkins and Ulyses Simpkins are being charged with firing several shots into the window of a home in March. According to police, the two were allegedly looking for rival gang members but instead shot and killed 10 year-old Mack McCray. As of yesterday, their trial date has been set for January 14th. The two are being charged with first degree murder in the shooting death of the sleeping child as reported by AP.
North Richland Hills, Texas – Police officers are telling the Associated Press that they cannot charge an eight year-old boy with the death of his nine month old sister. His sister who was a twin, died of head injuries from either being dropped or thrown down a flight of stairs. The eight year-old who is autistic has a diminished mental capacity and is too young to be detained or charged. The boy allegedly took his sisters from their bedroom around 5 in the morning. Parents of the babies realized something was wrong when they heard one of the babies crying. One of the babies had been found at the bottom of the stairs and the other was inside the kitchen. Police and child welfare agencies are urging the family to install alarms on the bedroom doors as well as putting baby monitors throughout the house before their other children are aloud to return home as reported by AP.
Baby dies after being dropped or thrown – Associated Press
Brothers go on trial in January for little boy’s death – Associated Press
Teen shot and killed in Orlando – Wesh 2 News
Judge asked to throw out case against man of killing kids – Associated Press
Elderly man accused of killing stepson – Carolyn Campbell – 11 News
Man charged in rape, stabbing of ex-girlfriend – Tiffany Parks – Hometown Life
Arrest Made in Drive By Killing of Teen – Associated Press
Rapist jailed for the rest of his life for brutal double murder – Associated News Media
16 year-old shot to death at home in Spanaway -Associated Press