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17-Year-Old Caught After
Prison Break Does It Again
Nov 27, 2023 9:35 AM CST
17-Year-Old Caught After Prison Break Does It Again
David Atkins, 17, slipped out of Baton Rouge detention facility on Saturday with another teen
- Louisiana police have their hands full with a murder suspect, who has escaped youth jail there not once but twice this month. CBS News reports that two teens slipped out of the East Baton Rouge Juvenile Detention Center on Saturday night, though authorities aren't yet sure how. WAFB identifies...
This Is an Unusual Way to
Defect to South Korea
Oct 24, 2023 11:48 AM CDT
This Is an Unusual Way to Defect to South Korea
4 suspected defectors from North Korea found in small wooden boat in South Korean waters
- Four North Koreans were found in a small wooden boat in South Korean waters on Tuesday in what's likely a rare case of North Koreans taking a risky sea voyage to flee to the South, Seoul officials said. More than 30,000 North Koreans have fled to South Korea...
Photo of Cops With Recaptured
Killer Slammed as 'Inhumane'
Sep 14, 2023 6:31 AM CDT
Photo of Cops With Recaptured Killer Slammed as 'Inhumane'
Controversy arises over pic taken in Pennsylvania after Danelo Cavalcante was back in custody
- A group photo of about two dozen officers in tactical gear posing with escaped murderer Danelo Cavalcante minutes after his capture on Wednesday in southeastern Pennsylvania drew criticism from policing reform advocates and some members of the public. The moment of the photo was captured by a KYW-TV television news...
Terror Suspect's 75-Hour
Jailbreak Has Ended
Sep 9, 2023 7:45 AM CDT
Terror Suspect's 75-Hour Jailbreak Has Ended
Daniel Khalife, who broke out of London prison on Wednesday, was nabbed in west end of city
- Daniel Abed Khalife has been found. Local police say the 21-year-old terror suspect, who'd escaped from London's Wandsworth prison on Wednesday by apparently strapping himself to the bottom of a food delivery van, was arrested in the Chiswick section of the city around 11am local time on Saturday,...
'Dangerous' Mental Patient Flees
Despite Shackles, Handcuffs
Aug 31, 2023 6:12 PM CDT
'Dangerous' Mental Patient Flees Despite Shackles, Handcuffs
Man who was charged with attempted murder drove away in hospital van
- A man newly transferred to Oregon's psychiatric hospital managed to escape while fully shackled and drove off in a stolen van, the Oregon State Police said Thursday. Christopher Pray, who was previously charged with attempted murder and other crimes, was last seen driving south on Interstate 5, the Oregon...
'This Guy Is Very, Very
Good at Fooling People'
Aug 5, 2023 6:00 AM CDT
'This Guy Is Very, Very Good at Fooling People'
Allen Todd May, 58, who escaped from Colorado prison in late 2018, is captured in Fort Lauderdale
- A career fraudster who escaped from a federal prison in Colorado nearly five years ago was captured this week while moving into a $1.5 million house near the ocean on Florida's Gold Coast, federal officials said Friday. Federal marshals arrested Allen Todd May, 58, at the house in...
In Houston Suburb,
a 'Very, Very Evil, Evil Thing'
Jul 18, 2023 1:48 PM CDT
In Houston Suburb, a 'Very, Very Evil, Evil Thing'
Couple accused of kidnapping teen, holding her captive for a month
- An 18-year-old woman was sexually abused over the course of a month while held against her will in a Texas neighborhood before escaping her restraints and running for help, according to police. A resident of the Houston suburb of Humble tells KHOU that a "shaking" barefoot woman showed up...
'Please Call 911
Immediately If He Is Spotted'
Jul 8, 2023 11:30 AM CDT
'Please Call 911 Immediately If He Is Spotted'
Authorities say 'dangerous' homicide suspect Michael Burham broke out of Pennsylvania prison
- Authorities were searching Saturday for an inmate described by police as "very dangerous" who escaped from a jail in northwestern Pennsylvania using bedsheets, officials said. Michael Burham was last seen wearing a blue denim coat from the Warren County Prison, white and orange pants, and orange shoes, Warren police...
Killers of Popular Blogger
Escape in Police Ambush
Nov 21, 2022 11:12 AM CST
Killers of Popular Blogger Escape in Police Ambush
2 men who murdered Avijit Roy were on their way to court in Bangladesh
- Two of the men who murdered a popular Bangladeshi American blogger are on the lam after a police ambush in broad daylight. The fugitives, already convicted in the 2015 murder of Avijit Roy, were being taken to court for a hearing on Sunday when multiple motorcycles disrupted their police escort...
Teen Who Killed Her Rapist
in Custody After Her Escape
Nov 9, 2022 1:15 PM CST
Teen Who Killed Her Rapist in Custody After Her Escape
Pieper Lewis, who fled from a Des Moines women's center, didn't go far
- Pieper Lewis is back in custody. The 18-year-old Iowa sex trafficking victim who on Friday fled a Des Moines women's center where she was serving five years of probation for the killing of her alleged rapist was found in Des Moines and booked into Polk County Jail on Tuesday....
Mom of Hospital Escapee:
'Terrified for the Community'
Jun 30, 2022 11:52 AM CDT
Mom of Hospital Escapee: 'Terrified for the Community'
Texas man found not guilty by reason of insanity of killing his dad escapes from North Texas hospital
- A Texas man acquitted eight years ago of murdering his father by reason of insanity has fled the hospital where he was being held, and his mom says she's "terrified" for him, their family, and the community at large. "I never, ever imagined that he would ever...
'They Were Able to Do
What No One Else Has Done'
Jun 22, 2022 7:06 AM CDT
'They Were Able to Do What No One Else Has Done'
US Marshals Service releases new age-progressed images of Alcatraz escapees
- The US Marshals Service wins this week's prize for persistence. The law enforcement agency has a new APB out for a trio of notorious escaped inmates, even though it's now been more than six decades since they busted out and they'd all be well into their 90s....
Woman Flees Home, Describes
Torture, Rape Over 6 Months
Jun 15, 2022 10:50 AM CDT
Woman Flees Home, Describes Torture, Rape Over 6 Months
Peter McGuire of Chino Hills, Calif., arrested Saturday, is held without bail
- Though a sheriff's deputy responded numerous times to a California home where a young woman was held captive and tortured over six months, help remained elusive until she managed to escape on her own Thursday, according to authorities. The 22-year-old woman, who'd unknowingly moved in with a man...
Escaped Missouri Inmate
Recaptured in Wyoming
Jun 9, 2022 9:50 AM CDT
Escaped Missouri Inmate Recaptured in Wyoming
2 others are still at large
- An escaped inmate from Missouri was recaptured Wednesday more than 900 miles away, near Casper, Wyo., authorities say. The Mills Police Department says Christopher Blevins was captured after local law enforcement was informed he could be at a truck stop in the area, NBC News reports. The 37-year-old inmate, who...
With One Year Left in Custody,
a Hit Man's Puzzling Escape
Apr 5, 2022 12:00 AM CDT
With One Year Left in Custody, a Hit Man's Puzzling Escape
Dominic Taddeo, contract killer for Rochester crime families, is back in custody
The mob hit man who escaped federal custody has been captured, one week later. Dominic Taddeo was taken back into custody in Florida's Miami-Dade County without incident Monday around 11am, CNN reports. That's about 273 miles south of the halfway house he was assigned to in the...
Mar 3, 2022 5:37 PM CST
Repeat Stowaway Receives Sentence
Marilyn Hartman gets more than 3 years, but she could be freed anytime
: Frequent stowaway Marilyn Hartman was sentenced to more than three years in prison on Thursday. Hartman pleaded guilty to felony counts of criminal trespass and escape from electronic monitoring in connection with a trespassing incident at Chicago's O'Hare Airport in 2019, the
reports. A Cook County...
Couple Who Went
to Ukraine for Baby
Make Harrowing Escape
Mar 1, 2022 10:30 AM CST
Couple Who Went to Ukraine for Baby Make Harrowing Escape
Jessie and Jacob Boeckmann and their newborn are now safe, but their surrogate isn't
- Among the estimated 500,000 people to have fled Ukraine are a US couple and their newborn, who very nearly failed to escape as a family after a 39-hour ordeal, per the
Orange County Register
. Arkansas natives Jessie and Jacob Boeckmann, who now live in Costa Mesa, Calif., knew it...
He Made a Plea to Biden. Now,
an Interpreter Finds Safety
Oct 11, 2021 11:43 AM CDT
He Made a Plea to Biden. Now, an Interpreter Finds Safety
Aman Khalili, who helped rescue Biden after chopper's 2008 emergency landing, flees Afghanistan
- It took a 600-mile trek and weeks of hard work by US, Afghan, and Pakistani allies, but Aman Khalili and his family are finally safely out of Afghanistan. While the name of the ex-Afghan translator may not ring a bell for most, one person in particular knows it well: President...
Man Escapes Hotel
Quarantine—for 8 Hours
Jul 21, 2021 9:50 AM CDT
Man Escapes Hotel Quarantine—for 8 Hours
A bed-sheet rope got him out
- An Australian man ordered to spend the night in a quarantine hotel made a temporary escape early Tuesday down a rope made from bed sheets, which he dangled from his fourth-floor window, police said. The 39-year-old had arrived in Perth, Western Australia, from the Queensland capital of Brisbane on a...
If You See This Snake in NC,
Don't Go Near It—Call 911
Jun 30, 2021 9:44 AM CDT
If You See This Snake in NC, Don't Go Near It—Call 911
Police are on the lookout in Raleigh for an escaped zebra cobra
- If you're out for a jog or walking your dog in Raleigh today, you might want to steer clear of the Brittany Woods neighborhood. WRAL reports that residents there "are waking up to another day of anxiety" after police reported that a highly toxic zebra cobra is on...
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