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Police Use Kids' Sketches in Hunt for Rogue Driver
6-year-olds witnessed accident in Hamm, Germany
- A road accident in Hamm, Germany, has produced some memorable sketches by witnesses. Those witnesses just happened to be 6-year-old children who were walking to school, reports the BBC . The kids saw a car slam into and damage a road barrier before leaving the scene, per RTE . The children continued...
Sketch Shows How 'Doodler' Serial Killer Might Look Now
He terrorized SF's gay community 40 years ago
- More than 40 years after a serial killer dubbed the "Doodler" terrorized San Francisco's gay community, police released a sketch Wednesday of what the man might look like today and announced a $100,000 reward for details leading to his capture. Police believe the killer stabbed at least...
Sketch Released in Search for 7-Year-Old's Killer
Suspect described as having a 'five o'clock shadow'
- Authorities have released a composite sketch of a man accused in the death of a 7-year-old black girl during a Houston-area shooting that her family believes might have been racially motivated. The suspect is described as a white man in his 30s or 40s, wearing a black hoodie, with pale...
Trump Tweets About Stormy Daniels' Police Sketch
As her lawyer ups the reward for information about the man portrayed
- Stormy Daniels and her lawyer, Michael Avenatti, on Tuesday shared a forensic sketch of the man they say threatened Daniels in 2011 over her alleged affair with President Trump. Later that day, Avenatti upped the ante for anyone who can identify the man. In a CNN interview , Avenatti said the...
Try Not to Laugh If You See This Man. Also, Call Police
Digital composite of UK burglary suspect with wide grin goes viral
- Officers hoped their digital sketch of a suspect would be seen by as many people as possible and, in that sense, they succeeded. A composite depiction of a suspected burglar went viral Tuesday when it was shared on Twitter by Warwickshire Police in the UK. It shows what Mashable describes...
This Terrible Sketch Actually Helped Cops ID a Suspect
Police say 'cartoonish' drawing was a big help
- It's being called the "world's worst police sketch"—but it did the job. Police in Pennsylvania were able to identify a theft suspect with the help of a cartoonish sketch provided by a witness, the BBC reports. Lancaster police say the sketch and the victim's...
New Evidence Unveiled in Weird California Kidnap Case
Male, female DNA was recovered from Sherri Papini
- Authorities have released new details in the Sherri Papini case, almost a year after the California mother of two young children vanished after going for a jog. She disappeared on Nov. 2 last year and was next seen 22 days later, when she flagged down a passing car 150 miles...
Police Release Sketch of Suspect in Girls' Murders
He is the main suspect in double-homicide of teens in Indiana
- State police have released an artist's composite sketch of a man considered the main suspect in the killings of two northern Indiana girls . Police said the suspect is a white man who has reddish-brown hair, stands between 5-6 and 5-10, and weighs between 180 and 220 pounds, per the...
After 3 Attacks, Woman Turns to Facebook to Find Perp
Lyndsey Aho creates sketch and posts it online
- Lyndsey Aho started carrying a knife and pepper spray after she says she was attacked three times by the same man near her apartment complex in Marlborough, Mass. The first time, she stumbled while walking "and he grabbed me to steady me. But he grabbed me by the shoulder...
11-Year-Old's 'Stick Figure' Drawing Helps Cops Catch Burglar
'It wasn’t like the best picture,' she admits
- When police showed up at Rebecca DePietro's Connecticut home a few months ago asking if anyone had seen a suspicious person around the neighborhood, "I was like, yeah I can draw a picture of him," DePietro tells NBC Connecticut . But, she says, "it wasn’t like...
Cops Aim Sketch, $28K at Nabbing Bangkok Bomber
Thai police aren't convinced he acted alone, though
- Thai law enforcement have released an arrest warrant, police sketch, and a hefty reward in their efforts to catch the bomber behind this week's deadly blast in Bangkok , the AP and ah report. Cops say the sketch released today, which shows a man with bushy dark hair and eyeglasses,...
Surprise: Ridiculed Police Sketch Gets the Job Done
Police in Texas arrest suspect in robberies
- The world laughed a few weeks back when the Lamar County Sheriff's Office in Texas issued a sketch of a suspect sought in an armed robbery—because it looked more like a Muppet than a human, explains the
. (It's either among the "greatest" or the...
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