Category: murder

report:-judge-halts-first-federal-execution-of-a-woman-in-nearly-70-years
14

Jan
2021

REPORT: Judge Halts First Federal Execution Of A Woman In Nearly 70 YearsREPORT: Judge Halts First Federal Execution Of A Woman In Nearly 70 Years

UPDATE: Following a Supreme Court decision to overturn a stay, Lisa Montgomery was executed Wednesday.  A judge temporarily halted what was slated to be the first federal execution of a woman in nearly seven decades over concerns about the inmate’s mental competency, numerous sources reported. Lisa Montgomery, 52, was scheduled to be executed by lethal […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
judge-halts-executions-of-two-death-row-inmates,-citing-covid-19-infections
13

Jan
2021

Judge Halts Executions Of Two Death Row Inmates, Citing COVID-19 InfectionsJudge Halts Executions Of Two Death Row Inmates, Citing COVID-19 Infections

A federal judge ordered a stay of execution Tuesday for two men on death row due to their recent COVID-19 infections, numerous sources reported. Justin Higgs and Corey Johnson tested positive for COVID-19 in mid-December, roughly a month prior to their scheduled execution dates. The two men argued that the lung damage caused by the […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
report:-11-men-charged-over-gang-rape-and-murder-of-flight-attendant-after-new-year’s-eve-party
06

Jan
2021

REPORT: 11 Men Charged Over Gang-Rape And Murder Of Flight Attendant After New Year’s Eve PartyREPORT: 11 Men Charged Over Gang-Rape And Murder Of Flight Attendant After New Year’s Eve Party

Eleven men were charged after gang-raping and murdering a Philippine Airlines flight attendant after a New Year’s Eve party, numerous sources reported. Christine Angelica Dacera, 23, was found unconscious in an empty hotel bathtub in Makati City, Philippines on New Year’s Day, the Philippine Daily Inquirer reported. Decera later died at the hospital.  Christine Angelica […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
report:-professor-caught-trying-to-fish-murdered-lover’s-arms-out-of-a-river-sentenced,-jailed
26

Dec
2020

Report: Professor Caught Trying To Fish Murdered Lover’s Arms Out Of A River Sentenced, JailedReport: Professor Caught Trying To Fish Murdered Lover’s Arms Out Of A River Sentenced, Jailed

December 25, 2020 2:38 PM ET A Russian historian was reportedly sentenced Friday to 12.5 years in jail after being convicted of murdering and dismembering a student lover. Oleg Sokolov, 64-year-old former professor at St. Petersburg State University known for battle scene reenactments, was discovered in a river November 2019 with a bag containing the […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
couple-arrested-after-allegedly-torturing,-killing-4-year-old-girl-and-beating-her-mother-and-2-year-old-brother
23

Dec
2020

Couple Arrested After Allegedly Torturing, Killing 4-Year-Old Girl And Beating Her Mother And 2-Year-Old BrotherCouple Arrested After Allegedly Torturing, Killing 4-Year-Old Girl And Beating Her Mother And 2-Year-Old Brother

A Missouri couple was charged with murder after they allegedly tortured and killed a four-year-old girl, and tortured the child’s mother and 2-year-old brother, numerous sources reported.  Ethan Mast, 35, and Kourtney Aumen, 21, were charged with first-degree murder felony assault, and child abuse charges after a 4-year-old girl in Cole Camp was found beaten […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
‘twitter-killer’-sentenced-to-death-after-reaching-out,-killing-people-who-posted-suicidal-thoughts-online
16

Dec
2020

‘Twitter Killer’ Sentenced To Death After Reaching Out, Killing People Who Posted Suicidal Thoughts Online‘Twitter Killer’ Sentenced To Death After Reaching Out, Killing People Who Posted Suicidal Thoughts Online

A man known as the “Twitter killer” who offered to help kill people with suicidal thoughts was sentenced to death by a Japanese court for murdering and dismembering nine people, the Associated Press reported. Takahiro Shiraishi, 30, was found guilty in a Tokyo District Court of killing, dismembering and storing the bodies of eight women […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
italy-charges-egyptian-officials-with-murder,-kidnapping-of-grad-student
11

Dec
2020

Italy Charges Egyptian Officials With Murder, Kidnapping Of Grad StudentItaly Charges Egyptian Officials With Murder, Kidnapping Of Grad Student

December 10, 2020 7:00 PM ET Four Egyptian National Security Agency officials have been charged for their involvement in the kidnapping and killing of an Italian graduate student in Cairo in 2016, Italy announced, according to The New York Times. The murder of Giulio Regeni, a 28-year-old Ph.D. student at Cambridge University in Britain, stemmed […]

READ MOREREAD MORE
report:-personal-trainer-arrested-for-murdering-children-after-police-investigate-gas-leak
09

Dec
2020

REPORT: Personal Trainer Arrested For Murdering Children After Police Investigate Gas LeakREPORT: Personal Trainer Arrested For Murdering Children After Police Investigate Gas Leak

December 09, 2020 1:40 PM ET Police investigating reports of a gas leak in Lancaster, California have arrested a personal trainer on murder charges after discovering two decapitated children in his house. Maurice Taylor Sr. was arrested when officers discovered the headless bodies of his 13-year-old daughter and 12-year-old son, the New York Post reported. […]

READ MOREREAD MORE