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Man Arrested for Helping
Dying Wife Commit Suicide
Jun 21, 2019 10:19 AM CDT
Man Arrested for Helping Dying Wife Commit Suicide
Kevin Conners says wife Lori had terminal cancer
- A Westbrook, Connecticut, man helped his cancer-stricken wife to die by suicide and now faces manslaughter charges, state police said. Kevin Conners, 65, told investigators that he held a revolver to the head of his wife, Lori, 62, who pulled the trigger on Sept. 6, according to the arrest warrant....
He Admitted Killing His Wife at
Sea. Now He Learns His Fate
May 29, 2019 12:00 PM CDT
He Admitted Killing His Wife at Sea. Now He Learns His Fate
Lewis Bennett to be reunited with daughter in 8 years
- He faced up to eight years in prison, and that's what he got. Lewis Bennett—who admitted to involuntary manslaughter in the May 2017 death of his wife at sea, three months after their wedding—received eight years in federal prison at his Tuesday sentencing in Miami, reports ABC...
American Tourist Killed
Hotel Worker: Police
Apr 27, 2019 9:40 AM CDT
American Tourist Killed Hotel Worker: Police
Connecticut man says he killed in self-defense
- An American banker visiting the Caribbean is accused of killing an employee at a five-star hotel—but insists it was done in self-defense, CNN reports. Gavin Hapgood, 44, was arrested and charged with manslaughter on the island of Anguilla after the April 13 incident. A Hapgood rep says the hotel...
Florida Cop Guilty After
Killing Stranded Motorist
Mar 7, 2019 11:35 AM CST
Florida Cop Guilty After Killing Stranded Motorist
Nouman Raja faces life in prison for 2015 shooting death of musician Corey Jones
- The jury of six deliberated for roughly four hours over two days before returning the verdict Corey Jones' family had been hoping for. "The sweetest sound was the click of those handcuffs," a relative tells the AP of the moment Nouman Raja was taken away as the first...
Police: Officer Responding
to Alarm Killed by Homeowner
Mar 6, 2019 4:50 AM CST
Police: Officer Responding to Alarm Killed by Homeowner
Texas homeowner charged with manslaughter
- A West Texas police officer responding to a home security alarm was shot and killed early Tuesday by a homeowner who believed he was being burglarized. City officials in Midland say that Officer Nathan Heidelberg died after being struck by gunfire just above his protective vest, the AP reports. A...
I Told Him Not to
Play With Guns.
Then, a Shot
Jan 26, 2019 8:00 AM CST
Cop's Partner: I Told Him Not to Play With Guns. Then, a Shot
Authorities: Nathaniel Hendren 'mishandled' gun while playing Russian roulette; cop Katlyn Alix died
- A St. Louis police officer is dead, and authorities say her death came at the hands of one of her colleagues while they were playing Russian roulette.
reports that 24-year-old officer Katlyn Alix was shot and killed while off-duty early Thursday in the apartment of fellow officer Nathaniel...
in Sailor's Sad,
Dec 10, 2018 1:33 AM CST
Captain Charged in Sailor's Sad, Strange Death
Rick Smith is under arrest in the US Virgin Islands
- A Maine seaman is facing up to 10 years in prison for the death of a sailor on his boat—who committed suicide. "Nothing like this has ever happened to me," Rick Smith tells the
. According to reports, interviews, and court documents, Smith was piloting his...
He Gave Her Drugs, Raped Her
Body. Now the Sentence
Nov 18, 2018 12:37 PM CST
He Gave Her Drugs, Raped Her Body. Now the Sentence
Even the judge says she's 'outraged'
- A young man who gave a teenager drugs, watched her OD, raped her, and joked about her dead body via text received his sentence Thursday: less than three years. Superior Court Judge Linda Krese said Washington state law restricted the sentence she could give a first-time offender like Brian Varela,...
Brit Sailor Admits
Killing US Wife
Nov 6, 2018 7:24 AM CST
Brit Sailor Admits Killing US Wife on Honeymoon
Lewis Bennett changes story, pleads guilty
- A British-Australian man who claimed his American wife was lost at sea when their sailing catamaran sank off the coast of Cuba has admitted to killing her. Lewis Bennett, facing a second-degree murder charge, pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in Miami on Monday, reports the BBC . Bennett, 41, had been...
Mom Whose Baby Drowned
in Hurricane Charged
Oct 31, 2018 8:07 AM CDT
Mom Whose Baby Drowned in Hurricane Charged With Manslaughter
North Carolina authorities say Dazia Lee ignored barricades on closed road after Hurricane Florence
- "I did everything I could as a parent to save him and protect him." That was the initial emotional statement given by Dazia Lee to the media after her 1-year-old son, Kaiden Lee-Welch, drowned while the two tried to flee surging North Carolina floodwaters in the wake of...
Cops: Dad Played Video Game
While Infant Son Drowned
Sep 27, 2018 12:11 AM CDT
Cops: Dad Played Video Game While Infant Son Drowned
Alabama father charged with reckless manslaughter
- A father in Alabama has been charged with reckless manslaughter in the drowning death of his 5-month-old son. Police say Cordarius Cotton, 23, put the boy in the bathtub at his Birmingham home Sunday night, turned the water on, and then forgot about his son for an hour while he...
Cop Says Man Shot in Home
Ignored Her Commands
Sep 11, 2018 7:24 AM CDT
Cop Says Man Shot in Home Ignored Her Commands
Lawyer slams 'self-serving' affidavit
- Amber Guyger, the Dallas police officer arrested for fatally shooting a man after she entered the wrong apartment, says Botham Jean ignored her verbal commands. According to an affidavit released Monday, Guyger told investigators that the door of Botham's apartment was unlocked and slightly ajar and it opened when...
Dallas Cop Charged Days After
Killing Man in Own Apartment
Sep 10, 2018 6:01 AM CDT
Dallas Cop Charged Days After Killing Man in Own Apartment
Amber Guyger faces manslaughter charge
- A Dallas police officer who killed a man in his home after entering the wrong apartment unit was arrested Sunday night—and the man's relatives, whose lawyer said Officer Amber Guyger was receiving favorable treatment , are wondering why it didn't happen sooner. The 30-year-old officer was arrested on...
After Finding Chilling Photos,
Daughter Kills Her Father
Jul 13, 2018 10:53 AM CDT
After Finding Chilling Photos, Daughter Kills Her Father
Barbara Coombes, who was sexually abused for decades, gets 9-year sentence
- A UK woman has been sentenced to prison for murdering her father and burying him in the garden—but only after she found his stash of child pornography that included images of herself. After pleading guilty to manslaughter, fraud, and false representation, Barbara Coombes received a nine-year sentence this week....
Charge Laid After Body
Found in NFLer's Basement
Jun 28, 2018 8:15 AM CDT
Charge Laid After Body Found in NFLer's Basement
Janoris Jenkins' brother held in death of music producer 'Trypps Beatz'
- A body discovered at the home of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins has led to a manslaughter charge for his brother. William Jenkins, released from a New Jersey prison in 2016 after serving time for drug charges, was arrested in New York around 2am Tuesday; he had violated his...
Plea in Death
May 10, 2018 5:26 PM CDT
Nurse Reveals Plea in Death of McMaster's Father
Christann Gainey, 30, is charged with manslaughter
- A nurse intends to plead not guilty in the death of President Trump's former national security adviser's father at a Philadelphia senior care facility, her lawyer says. Thirty-year-old Christann Gainey was charged Thursday with involuntary manslaughter, neglect, and records tampering in HR McMaster Sr.'s death, the...
Unusual Sentence Greets
YouTuber Who Killed Beau
Mar 15, 2018 11:20 AM CDT
Unusual Sentence Greets YouTuber Who Killed Beau
Mother of 2 Monalisa Perez to serve 180 days in jail in 10-day increments
- A woman who fired a handgun aimed at her boyfriend, whose only protection was a thick book , will serve just 180 days in jail following his June death. A Minnesota judge approved a deal in which 20-year-old mother of two Monalisa Perez pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter in exchange for...
Cops: Boyfriend 'Did Nothing'
as Diabetic Girlfriend Died
Mar 6, 2018 4:21 PM CST
Cops: Boyfriend 'Did Nothing' as Diabetic Girlfriend Died
He now faces a manslaughter charge in her death
- Fabiola Cosme-Feliciano was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age 2, but that didn't stop the Florida 19-year-old from competing in weightlifting and cheerleading. "It showed that she can do everything just like everybody else," her cheerleading coach recalls. But Cosme-Feliciano died in December while staying at...
Selfie IDed Killer Thanks
to Fashion Accessory
Jan 18, 2018 6:48 AM CST
Selfie IDed Killer Thanks to Fashion Accessory
Cheyanne Antoine, 21, used belt to strangle best friend
- Not far from the body of an 18-year-old woman found strangled to death in Canada in 2015 was a black belt that police believed was the murder weapon. It has since led them to Brittney Gargol's killer: her best friend. Initially charged with second-degree murder, Cheyanne Antoine, 21, pleaded...
Woman Who Shot BF for
YouTube Stunt Hears Fate
Dec 20, 2017 11:30 AM CST
Woman Who Shot BF for YouTube Stunt Hears Fate
Monalisa Perez pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter in June killing
- She hoped the stunt would be a viral hit. Instead, it's likely to land Monalisa Perez behind bars. The 20-year-old Minnesota woman has pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter after fatally shooting her boyfriend, Pedro Ruiz, through a hardcover book the pair believed would stop the bullet on June 26....
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