BRICK, N.J. (AP) — Two juveniles are facing charges that they deliberately set a fire that shut down a section of the Garden State Parkway in Brick overnight earlier this month.
State police say the two were charged Tuesday with arson, burglary, criminal mischief, interference with transportation and defiant trespass.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Rockford city officials have agreed to pay $50,000 to settle a man's lawsuit accusing a city police officer of excessive force during a 2017 burglary arrest.
Antonio Lamont Williams' federal lawsuit alleges that a Rockford officer beat him outside his mother's home after a nearby tavern was burglarized, the Rockford Register Star reported.
HILLSBORO, Ala. (AP) — Two juveniles are facing charges for allegedly vandalizing an Alabama church that resulted in thousands of dollars in damages.
Lawrence County Sheriff Max Sanders said two boys, ages 13 and 15, were identified as suspects using tips and video evidence in the break-in at New Antioch Church of Christ in Hillsboro sometime early Friday.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Two suspects have been arrested in connection with the vandalism of a Tucson elementary school, according to police.
They said the two men are facing charges of burglary, arson and felony criminal damage.
MADRID (AP) — A missed penalty kick. An injury. A burglary.
It wasn’t the type of day Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema had hoped for.
Benzema had a tough day on the field Sunday then came back home to realize his house had been burglarized while he was away.
HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Someone stole six newborn huskies in addition to cash during a burglary at an eastern Virginia pet grooming business, police said.
Hampton police were called to Critter Cleaners on Friday morning.
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Defender Victor Lindelof will miss Manchester United's Premier League game against West Ham on Saturday in order to support his family following a break-in at their house.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A year after dropping charges against an activist who exposed what many viewed as the inhumane killing of hundreds of pigs at two Iowa pork plants, prosecutors have dropped a second case against him.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Police shot and killed a 34-year-old man who broke into a museum Thursday in California’s San Joaquin Valley and charged at the officers with a hammer, authorities said.
Edgar Morfin Mendoza was pronounced dead at the scene after two officers opened fire at the Meux Home Museum in downtown Fresno, authorities said.
SERGEANT BLUFF, Iowa (AP) — A Woodbury County sheriff's deputy shot and killed a man Wednesday night who had attacked him with a tire iron, authorities said.
Deputies were called to a mobile home park in Sergeant Bluff about 6 p.m.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police in Las Vegas say a man is dead and two SWAT officers were recovering from gunshot wounds after a pre-dawn shootout during the service of a search warrant in a murder investigation.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa City man was sentenced Friday to life in prison for a fatal shooting that he continued to insist he did not commit.
Reginald Little, 46, was convicted in November of first-degree murder in the April 20, 2020, death of 21-year-old Kejuan Winters during a robbery.
WAKE FOREST, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man has been arrested on charges stemming from the kidnapping of a 4-year-old South Carolina girl in 1986, police said.
The town of Wake Forest said in a news release that police assisted the Lexington County, South Carolina, Sheriff's Office on Thursday morning in arresting Thomas Eric McDowell, 61, at his home.
FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — An inmate at the Arizona prison in Florence has died and it appears to be a suicide, authorities said Thursday.
State corrections officials said 27-year-old Christopher Pavloff died Wednesday from an apparent act of self-harm by hanging.
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — A Baltimore city public works employee used a city truck in an attempt to steal an ATM in Baltimore County last week, officials announced Wednesday.
County police said officers responding to a report of a burglary in Owings Mills around 3:30 a.m.
SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle police officer fatally shot a burglary suspect who stabbed and killed a police dog and stabbed another officer in the face, the Seattle Police Department said.
The Seattle Times reports that the department’s K-9 team responded to a report of a man with a machete and knife breaking into a residence shortly after 2 p.m.
SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police say an officer shot and killed a man suspected of burglary after the man stabbed a police dog.
The Seattle Police Department said on their online blotter that a South Seattle resident called 911 at about 2:45 p.m.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana judge who repeatedly used a racial slur in a video recorded at her home and posted to social media resigned in a letter her attorney sent to the Louisiana Supreme Court on Friday.
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City player João Cancelo was left with cuts and bruising around his right eye after being attacked by four people during a burglary at his home on Thursday night.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas judge who let a convicted felon out of jail last month in a separate case ordered him held without bail on Tuesday while he faces new charges in the shooting of a waiter at a restaurant in the city’s Chinatown district.
KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Prosecutors have now charged more than 60 people in connection with offenses committed during protests against police brutality and racism in Kenosha last year.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors on Monday filed a murder charge against a man suspected of killing a good Samaritan who tried to detain him after an attempted carjacking and burglary near Los Angeles last week.
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — More than a dozen one-of-a-kind Hermes handbags with an estimated value of about $1 million were stolen in a smash-and-grab burglary from a boutique store in South Florida, the store owner said.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — A man was found shot to death in a home in the posh community of Southampton on Long Island Saturday morning after a report of a burglary, authorities said.
The man died in the home on Roses Grove Road, Southampton County police said in a release.
ATLANTA (AP) — A nonprofit organization has raised more than $50,000 after thousands of dollars worth of gifts for needy children were stolen from its Atlanta warehouse.
A fundraiser by the Empty Stocking Fund following the burglary was up to $54,000, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Thursday.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has been charged with punching a teenage girl in the face after she cut him off in traffic, according to court records released Tuesday.
Stephen Irvin Saunders, 47, was charged with felony burglary of conveyance with assault or battery for reaching in the 16-year-old girl's car and punching her in the jaw during the road rage incident last week in Tampa, authorities said.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police in Las Vegas pleaded Tuesday for public help to identify a gunman who shot a waiter multiple times at a restaurant in the city’s Chinatown district during what was characterized as a botched after-hours burglary.
ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama woman who allegedly broke into a neighbor's home and stole items from under the Christmas tree was charged with burglary, news outlets reported.
A homeowner told investigators that the woman was spotted kneeling between two hedges near the home's back porch.
RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — A man has been convicted of fatally stabbing his neighbor at a southeast Washington motel in a fight over barking dogs.
Earnace Beasley Jr. denied stabbing William Bepler, 38, during the May 9, 2020, confrontation.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man who hid a modified shotgun in a chair has been sentenced to two years and eight months in prison after the gun went off and injured two Wichita police officers.
James Hathorn pleaded guilty in September to to residential burglary, theft, possession of a firearm by a felon and possession of a sawed-off shotgun.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana judge is taking an unpaid leave of absence after she repeatedly used a racial slur in a video recorded at her home and posted to social media, and Gov. John Bel Edwards on Thursday called for her resignation.
GASTONIA, N.C. (AP) — Five men have been arrested and accused of posing as police officers looking for someone at a North Carolina motel, police said.
Gastonia police officers responded to a report at 1:10 a.m.
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Racist language heard in a video recorded at the home of a Louisiana judge has led to calls for her resignation.
The video shows a television set displaying security footage of what appears to be a foiled burglary at the judge's home.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man convicted in the shooting death of a woman during a burglary in her metro Las Vegas home has been sentenced to 32 years to life in prison.
State District Court Judge Tierra Jones on Monday said 60-year-old Sheri Aoyagi was killed in 2018 because she and her husband had returned home during the burglary and the perpetrators didn't want to leave any witnesses.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Police and prosecutors bugged a holding area of a Southern California courtroom to secretly record two people who were accused of murder in a move defense lawyers say violated their rights.
SULLIVAN, Ind. (AP) — Police investigators have renewed their plea for information about the unsolved 2012 killing of a retired farmer found shot to death in his western Indiana home.
Eight-five-year-old Lowell Badger was found fatally shot on Dec.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Federal agents have gotten involved in seeking the culprits who police say stole more than 20 firearms from a Tidewater Virginia gun shop this week.
The U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is working with Virginia Beach police to locate the weapons, which included handguns and rifles.
MARTINEZ, Calif. (AP) — A DNA match has helped cold case investigators solve the killing of a San Francisco Bay Area waitress whose body was found in a restaurant's basement bathroom 25 years ago, authorities said Thursday.
MIAMI (AP) — The 32-year-old boyfriend of a pregnant South Florida woman confessed to abducting and killing the mother of two after a surveillance camera recorded him dragging her away, police said Thursday.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors filed charges Monday against a 29-year-old man in the fatal shooting of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant, the wife of legendary music executive Clarence Avant, last week at their Beverly Hills home.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A 29-year-old man has been arrested in the death of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant, who was fatally shot this week at the Beverly Hills home she shared with her husband, legendary music executive Clarence Avant, police said Thursday.
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Police were looking for a man dubbed the “snake burglar" who wriggled his way through a Southern California business and fled with several thousands dollars.
Surveillance video showed the man slithering on his belly at the Rustic Roots salon in Riverside at around 5 a.m.
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A man who had long been considered a person of interest in the killing of a 21-year-old South Florida woman has been arrested after 38 years, officials said.
Ralph Williams, 59, was arrested Monday in Jacksonville and charged with the death of Carla Lowe, whose beaten body was found Nov.
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Police in South Florida killed a man they suspected of burglarizing vehicles, and then charged an alleged lookout with murder in his death.
Coral Gables police responding to a vehicle burglary report early Sunday found a car with a smashed window and set up a perimeter to look for suspects when they spotted a man sitting in a U-Haul pickup truck.
HUNTINGTON, N.Y. (AP) — There’s been joy and anxiety for the owners of two French bulldogs on Long Island over the holiday weekend.
One of the pooches was stolen during a Thanksgiving Day burglary in Huntington, and her owners offered a $5,000 reward.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Police identified on Saturday the 43-year-old man who was fatally shot outside St. Louis home a week ago.
Officers found Patrick Evans of St. Louis with a puncture wound when they responded to a call for a burglary about 11 p.m.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A Salvadoran immigrant who admitted killing four northern Nevadans in 2019 has entered guilty pleas to all remaining related charges in Carson City, the final piece of a plea deal that will spare him from the death penalty and send him to prison for life with no chance for parole.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A former middle school principal serving a prison sentence was found dead in a Minnesota jail on Saturday, according to the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office.
Christopher Jerome Endicott, 53, had previously been sentenced to prison for identity theft, stalking and burglary, the St.
MOROCCO, Ind. (AP) — A northwest Indiana man allegedly broke into a state office at a fish and wildlife area twice in 2018 and stole taxidermy animals, ammunition and other items, authorities said.