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    DENVER (CBS4)– Police in Denver need the public’s help after two teenagers were found dead earlier this week. Officers were called for a welfare check at 12295 E. Albrook Dr. #2411. When officers arrived at 4:52 a.m. on July 8, they found two male juveniles deceased. The victims have been identified as Xzavier Collier, 14, and Moses Chaney Harris, 15. Both died of gunshot wounds. What led up to the shooting deaths is being investigated. Anyone with information regarding this...
    Rapper Pop Smoke’s social media posts might have led his killers to the house he was renting, police stated after 5 suspects had been busted in connection to the slaying — which stemmed from a house invasion theft. Capt. Jonathan Tippet, who oversees the LAPD’s Theft-Murder Division, stated that three males and two teenage boys seemingly went to the Hollywood Hills residence on Feb. 19 as a result of the rapper’s social media posts indicated he was there. They...
    FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A Mexican American man from Wisconsin is charged with homicide as a hate crime because prosecutors say he intentionally crashed his pickup truck into a motorcyclist and killed the man because he was white. Daniel Navarro, 27, of Fond du Lac, told investigators he had been harassed by co-workers and neighbors, and poisoned, drugged and verbally attacked by white people because of his race, authorities said. The Associated Press left a message Friday seeking...
    FOND DU LAC, Wis. (AP) — A Fond du Lac man is charged with homicide as a hate crime because prosecutors say he intentionally crashed his pickup truck into a motorcyclist and killed the man because he was white. Authorities say 27-year-old Daniel Navarro, who is Mexican American, told investigators he has been harassed by co-workers and neighbors, poisoned, drugged and verbally attacked because of his race by white people. Fifty-five-year-old Phillip Thiessen was killed July 3 in the town...
    Heavy/Getty A Baltimore sergeant has been arrested. James Lloyd, a Baltimore Police sergeant and the lead investigator for the 2017 murder of Detective Sean Suiter, has been arrested on charges of extortion and kidnapping, according to the Baltimore Sun. The 45-year-old Lloyd from Gwynn Oak has been suspended without pay, according to what Baltimore Police Commissioner Michael Harrison told the Baltimore Sun, and an internal affairs investigation has been launched. Three other Baltimore Police Department detectives have been...
    TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Police are investigating a homicide at an apartment complex on Tucsons west side. They said officers were called just after midnight Wednesday and found a body with gunshot trauma in a parking lot. The man has been identified as 50-year-old Danny Lee Jackson. Police said a man and woman flagged down a security guard to report the victim in the parking lot. The security guard then called 911. Police said they haven’t been able to locate...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Police Commissioner Michael Harrison said Thursday that a Baltimore Police Sergeant assigned to the homicide unit was arrested in Baltimore County. According to Baltimore County Police, the officer was arrested for extortion and kidnapping. The sergeant has been suspended without pay. Commissioner Harrison also said that there are three other Baltimore Police Department homicide detectives that may have been involved in the alleged incident. This story is developing. 
    OAKLAND — The death of a woman whose badly burned body was found June 28 in a fire-destroyed tent at an East Oakland homeless camp is being investigated as a homicide, authorities said. .Authorities are still trying to confirm the identify of the woman, believed to be in her 60s, and contact her relatives. Citing an ongoing investigation, police are not yet saying why they believe the woman’s death is a homicide. She was found dead about 2 p.m. June...
    PHOENIX (AP) — A dead body has been found in a Phoenix alley and the unidentified man appears to be a murder victim, police said Thursday. They said officers were called to the scene around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday and the body had injuries consistent with a homicide. The Maricopa County Medical Examiner’s Office will conduct an autopsy to determine the cause of death. Police are seeking information from any possible witnesses that could lead to a suspect and an arrest....
    EAST PALO ALTO (CBS SF) — An East Palo Alto woman who fled to Mexico following the death of her three-year-old daughter in 1993 has been arrested in Southern California. East Palo Alto police said Yolanda Ortega, 54, was arrested at a shopping center parking lot in Oxnard, Ventura County, on Tuesday by the Marshals Service Fugitive Apprehension team. Ortega was 27 years old when paramedics went to her home on June 28, 1993 on a report of an unresponsive...
    A man accused of hitting two people with a car, killing one, who were marching on part of an interstate that was shutdown, has been charged with three felonies, including vehicular homicide. The driver, Dawit Kelete, 27, fled the scene but was chased down by another car that was able to pull in front of Kelete’s path and get him to stop, according to a State Trooper who spoke with the NY Post. Eye witness videos show a car entering...
    MSNBC and NBC News legal analyst and former federal prosecutor Glenn Kirschner told SiriusXM host Dean Obeidallah President Donald Trump’s conduct during the coronavirus pandemic could lead to a criminal manslaughter charge. On Thursday’s edition of The Dean Obeidallah Show, the host talked with Kirschner about the steady stream of misinformation that Trump has promoted during the crisis. “Are there any times the words of a president in misleading people could get to the point of potentially manslaughter? Or is that really a bridge...
    Protesters hold a vigil to honor Summer Taylor, who died after she was hit by a car during a recent protest, on July 5, 2020 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images) Prosecutors in Kings County, Washington have charged Dawit Kelete with vehicular homicide, two counts of vehicular assault, and reckless driving.  The man allegedly drove around support vehicles and slammed into the crowd striking two people on Saturday, July 4.  READ MORE: Seattle detective on leave for...
    A driver who struck and killing a Seattle protester with a car during a demonstration Saturday was charged Wednesday with vehicular homicide, vehicular assault and reckless driving, according to the King County Prosecuting Attorneys Office.  Dawit Kelete is being held with bail set at $1.2 million and is expected to remain in jail, according to the prosecuting attorney’s office.  The crash is still being investigated by State Patrol and the FBI and the prosecuting attorney’s office said it may add or amend charges based...
    Glee actress Naya Rivera missing after boating in California Guess what? Ordering online groceries wont take a week anymore Driver who struck Seattle woman during protest on closed highway charged with felony vehicular homicide A driver who struck and killing a Seattle woman with a car during a protest Saturday was charged Wednesday with vehicular homicide, vehicular assault and reckless driving, according to the King County Prosecuting Attorneys Office. © iStock police lights Dawit Kelete is being held...
    A MAN is facing charges after he allegedly drove through a crowd of protesters at a Black Femme March in Seattle on Saturday, killing one and seriously injuring another. Dawit Kelete, 27, faces charges for vehicular homicide, vehicular assault, and reckless driving, the Kings County Prosecuting Attorneys Office announced on Wednesday. 8 Dawit Kelete faces charges for vehicular manslaughter, vehicular assault and reckless drivingCredit: AP Photo/Elaine Thompson 8 Summer Taylor was killed in the Saturday incidentsCredit: GoFundMe 8 Diaz Love...
    The driver who hit two protesters, killing one, while they were demonstrating against racial injustice and police brutality in Seattle has been charged with vehicular homicide, assault, and reckless driving. Dawit Kelete, who hit Summer Taylor, 24, was charged on Wednesday and is currently being held on bail set at $1.2 million, according to the King County Prosecutors Office. Taylor died after being struck by Keletes vehicle during protests in the Washington city on Saturday. An investigation into the...
    (CBS DETROIT) – Quentin Degreaffenried’s family is mourning his sudden death. “Quentin. Quentin is something else. The life of the party. So loving, so charming, so giving,” said the victim’s aunt Adrienne Hayes. They say he died by the hands of his lover Deontez Jones. “He had reached out to a couple of people that we knew and he was trying to one minute say he didn’t do it and then another minute saying it was an accident,” said...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Police are investigating after a 28-year-old man was killed in a shooting in southwest Baltimore on Wednesday night. Police were called around 7:15 p.m. to the 100 block of North Kossuth Street for a report of a shooting. When officers arrived, they found a 28-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was taken to Shock Trauma where he was pronounced dead by medical personnel shortly after arrival. Homicide detectives were summoned to the scene and assumed control...
    A driver who struck and killed a Seattle woman with a car during a protest Saturday was charged Wednesday with vehicular homicide, vehicular assault and reckless driving, according to the King County Prosecuting Attorneys Office.  Dawit Kelete is being held with bail set at $1.2 million and is expected to remain in jail, according to the prosecuting attorney’s office.  The crash is still being investigated by State Patrol and the FBI and the prosecuting attorney’s office said it may add or amend...
    EAST PALO ALTO (CBS SF) — A East Palo Alto woman who fled to Mexico following the death of her three-year-old daughter in 1993 has been arrested in Southern California. East Palo Alto police said Yolanda Ortega, 54, was arrested at a shopping center parking lot in Oxnard, Ventura County, on Tuesday by the Marshals Service Fugitive Apprehension team. Ortega was 27 years old when paramedics went to her home on June 28, 1993 on a report of an unresponsive...
    NEVADA COUNTY (CBS13) — Detectives have made an arrest in the 2019 killing of a homeless man in Nevada County. The sheriff’s office says 30-year-old Nathan Alwin went missing back in March 2019. A transient who previously lived in Oregon and Utah, detectives say Alwin had been living in Nevada County for several months before his disappearance. Back in April, detectives say information led them to possible homicide scene at a rural property along the 11000 block of Lime Kiln...
    The Chicago Police Department launched a new unit to target areas of high crime following the citys homicide rate more than doubling over the past several weeks compared to the same period in 2019. Police announced this week the formation of a violent crime unit to tackle violent crime and create community partnerships in some of our most challenging areas. The department is reinforcing its Summer Patrol Unit, a 100-officer group that responds to emergencies during the warmer months of...
    UPDATE: Authorities identified four men slain in a late-night shooting Tuesday at a notorious Paterson street corner, raising this years death total from gun violence in the Silk City to 15. Nearly 60 others have been wounded by gunfire in Paterson this year. Tuesday nights victims -- all men Paterson residents -- were gunned down in a hail of bullets at the corner of Carroll and Harrison streets around 11 p.m.  Those killed: Al Malik Williams, and Otis...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police need the public’s help in identifying a suspect in connection to the fatal shooting of a 27-year-old man in Southwest Philadelphia last month. A $20,000 reward is being offered for information leading to his arrest. Download The New And Improved CBS Philly App! The deadly shooting happened June 28, shortly after 6:30 p.m., on the 2100 block of South 64th Street. Prior to the shooting, the suspect was wearing a neon yellow T-Shirt with black...