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    Getty Pop Smoke performs during the Astroworld Festival. Four teenagers have been charged in the death of Brooklyn rapper Pop Smoke. According to a news release from the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office, 19-year-old Corey Walker and 18-year-old Keandre Rodgers charged with murder with a special circumstance allegation that they killed the 20 year old while committing a robbery and a burglary. They are facing the death penalty If they aren’t sentenced to the death penalty, they can...
    LONG BEACH (CBSLA) — A Long Beach man is facing a murder charge in connection to a deadly shooting from last month. 20-year-old Juan Cruz Lopez Jr. is accused of shooting and killing 33-year-old Soktear Phuy. Lopez is also accused in three other attempted murder incidents. The deadly June 29 shooting of Phuy was reported at about 7:40 p.m. in the 1400 block of Rose Avenue. Phuy was found lying in the courtyard of a Long Beach apartment building with...
    Two men and two teens have been charged with killing Brooklyn-born rapper Pop Smoke during a home-invasion robbery in Los Angeles in February, officials announced Monday. Corey Walker, 19, and Keandre Rodgers, 18, were hit with one count each of murder and robbery for the Feb. 19 slaying of the artist, whose real name was Bashar Jackson. The pair, who are expected to be arraigned later Monday, could face the death penalty if convicted, according to the Los Angeles...
    FOLSOM, Calif. (AP) — A convicted killer stabbed two guards at a high-security California prison Monday but both were expected to survive, officials said. Correctional officers were releasing inmates into a yard Monday morning at California State Prison, Sacramento in Folsom when a prisoner who was being scanned with a metal detector pulled a 7-inch-long homemade weapon and stabbed a guard in the head and neck, according to a statement from the state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. A second...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — More charges are being brought against a man accused of murdering a woman who was pregnant with his child. Zachary Robinson, 27, is now charged in connection to a deadly shooting in Minneapolis about a month ago. Investigators say Robinson and another man, Desean Solomon, were at the Broadway Pub, also known as the 200 Club, in north Minneapolis on June 14 when 100 shots were fired, and one man died. Investigators say the shooting started...
    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma district attorneys office dismissed two murder charges against a man whose two children died in a hot vehicle after prosecutors determined the children’s tribal history. The Tulsa County District Attorney’s Office dropped charges filed Friday against Dustin Lee Dennis, 31. He was facing two second-degree felony murder charges after the June deaths of his children, Ryan and Tegan, the Tulsa World reported. Last week, the Supreme Court ruled that a large chunk of eastern...
    SAN DIEGO (AP) — A former San Diego County sheriffs deputy was charged with second-degree murder for shooting an escaping detainee, prosecutors said Monday. Aaron Russell, 23, was scheduled for arraignment Tuesday in connection with the May 1 death of Nicholas Bils, 36. Bils had been arrested by state park rangers after he threatened a ranger with a golf club at Old Town San Diego State Park, police said. Bils was inside a rangers patrol car parked outside San Diego...
    (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for iHeartMedia) Four people have been charged in the death of rapper Pop Smoke, and two are minors.  On Monday, Corey Walker, 19, and Keandre Rodgers, 18, were each charged with murder with a special circumstance allegation that makes them eligible for the death penalty if convicted, CBS Los Angeles reports.  The two minors, ages 17 and 15, have not been identified. They each face one count of murder and robbery in juvenile court. ...
    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma district attorney’s office dismissed two murder charges against a man whose two children died in a hot vehicle after prosecutors determined the children’s tribal history. The Tulsa County District Attorney’s Office dropped charges filed Friday against Dustin Lee Dennis, 31. He was facing two second-degree felony murder charges after the June deaths of his children, Ryan and Tegan, the Tulsa World reported. Last week, the Supreme Court ruled that a large chunk of eastern...
    Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said at a virtual town hall meeting last week that the reason crime is surging in New York City is because of unemployment that is forcing people to “shoplift some bread or go hungry that night.” “Do we think this has to do with the fact that there’s record unemployment in the United States right now?” Ocasio Cortez asked. “Maybe this has to do with the fact that people aren’t paying their rent and are scared to...
    NBC Greys Anatomy & Friday Night Lights actress Aasha Davis and her older sister Lesley Herring, who disappeared in 2009. In February 2009, Lesley Herring went missing in the Los Angeles area and was never seen again. Her younger sister Aasha Davis, an actress best known Friday Night Lights and Grey’s Anatomy, has never stopped hoping they’ll find her sister’s body. Ahead of the Dateline NBC episode about Herring’s disappearance, read on to find out what happened and...
    Dateline/YouTube Tonight on NBC, Dateline re-airs a 2013 episode about the disappearance and murder of Lesley Herring, the sister of actress Aasha Davis. When Lesley Herring was classified as missing, police say that her husband, Lyle Herring, tried to hide his involvement in her murder by planting a Starbucks receipt in her purse according to the Daily Beast. Lyle Herring pleaded not guilty to murdering his wife in 2010. Lesley Herring was reported missing in February 2009 by her sister when...
    Four people have been charged in the February shooting death of rapper Pop Smoke, the Los Angeles County District Attorneys Office announced Monday. Pop Smoke, whose real name is Bashar Barakah Jackson, was killed at a home in the Hollywood Hills during a robbery, according to the DAs office. Corey Walker, 19, and Keandre Rodgers, 18, have each been charged with murder with a special circumstance allegation, which would make them eligible for the death penalty if convicted. The special...
    BEAR, Del. (CBS) – A grand jury in New Castle County indicted 20-year-old Dejoynay Ferguson for the September 2019 murder of a 4-month-old after police say she suffocated the baby at the day care where she worked. This happened at the Little People Child Development Center in Bear. On Monday, Ferguson was indicted on a single count of murder by abuse or neglect, which replaced the original charge of first-degree murder and 42 counts of first-degree child abuse against the...
    L.A. and San Diego Defy Trump to Start Academic Year With Virtual Classes As Americans go back to work, these are the 9 riskiest jobs to have in the middle of the pandemic 4 Charged With Rapper Pop Smokes Murder © TheWrap Pop Smoke Four people have been charged with the murder of rapper Pop Smoke, who was gunned down at a Hollywood Hills home in February. Corey Walker, 19, Keandre Rodgers, 18, and two unnamed minors were charged...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Two men and two teenage boys have been charged with the murder of rapper Pop Smoke, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office said Monday. Corey Walker, 19, and Keandre Rodgers, 18, were each charged with murder with a special circumstance allegation that the murder occurred during the commission of a robbery and a burglary. The enhancement makes Walker and Rodgers eligible for the death penalty. They also face gang and gun allegations, according to the...
    Two men and two teens have been charged with killing Brooklyn-born rapper Pop Smoke during a home-invasion robbery in Los Angeles in February, officials announced Monday. Corey Walker, 19, and Keandre Rodgers, 18, were hit with one count each of murder and robbery for the Feb. 19 slaying of the artist, whose real name was Bashar Jackson. The pair, who are expected to be arraigned later Monday, could face the death penalty if convicted, according to the Los Angeles County...
    A Bronx man was hit with attempted murder charges for stabbing a pair of elderly straphangers in a wild caught-on-video melee on a Queens subway train, authorities said. Patrick Chambers, 46, faces one count of attempted murder, two counts of first-degree attempted assault and other charges for the July 5 morning brawl on a 7 train, according to the Queens District Attorney’s Office. Chambers, while clutching a pair of scissors in one hand and a knife in the other,...
    PRESS CONFERENCE, MCALLEN, TEXAS POLICE CHIEF: The suspect of the incident met our officers at the door, and shot both of our officers, both officers suffered fatal wounds// our officers did not draw their weapons, did not fire, never stood a chance.” So on Saturday, 2 police officers were ambushed and killed in Texas. Their names: Edelmiro Garza, age 45 and Ismael Chavez, age 39. 2 TEXAS POLICE OFFICERS KILLED IN AMBUSH ATTACK; SUSPECT DEAD, AUTHORITIES SAY Responding to a domestic disturbance...
    Two adults and two teenagers were charged with murder Monday in connection with shooting the death of rapper Pop Smoke inside a Hollywood Hills home earlier this year. Prosecutors accused Corey Walker, 19, and Keandre Rodgers, 18, of killing the rapper during the course of a robbery at a multi-million dollar home on Hercules Drive in February, according to a news release issued by the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office. A 17-year-old and a 15-year-old defendant were also...
    MINNEAPOLIS -- Attorneys for three former Minneapolis police officers who are charged in the death of George Floyd asked a judge Monday to lift a gag order in the case, saying prosecutors and public officials have already made comments that could prejudice a potential jury pool against their clients.Attorneys for Derek Chauvin and Tou Thao said in court filings Monday that a gag order should not have been issued without a public hearing. Thomas Lanes attorney, Earl Gray - who...
    MINNEAPOLIS -- Attorneys for three former Minneapolis police officers who are charged in the death of George Floyd asked a judge Monday to lift a gag order in the case, saying prosecutors and public officials have already made comments that could prejudice a potential jury pool against their clients.Attorneys for Derek Chauvin and Tou Thao said in court filings Monday that a gag order should not have been issued without a public hearing. Thomas Lanes attorney, Earl Gray - who...
    MINNEAPOLIS -- Attorneys for three former Minneapolis police officers who are charged in the death of George Floyd asked a judge Monday to lift a gag order in the case, saying prosecutors and public officials have already made comments that could prejudice a potential jury pool against their clients.Attorneys for Derek Chauvin and Tou Thao said in court filings Monday that a gag order should not have been issued without a public hearing. Thomas Lanes attorney, Earl Gray - who...
    MINNEAPOLIS -- Attorneys for three former Minneapolis police officers who are charged in the death of George Floyd asked a judge Monday to lift a gag order in the case, saying prosecutors and public officials have already made comments that could prejudice a potential jury pool against their clients.Attorneys for Derek Chauvin and Tou Thao said in court filings Monday that a gag order should not have been issued without a public hearing. Thomas Lanes attorney, Earl Gray - who...
    Attorneys for three former Minneapolis police officers who are charged in the death of George Floyd asked a judge Monday to lift a gag order in the case, saying prosecutors and public officials have already made comments that could prejudice a potential jury pool against their clients. Attorneys for Derek Chauvin and Tou Thao said in court filings Monday that a gag order should not have been issued without a public hearing. Thomas Lane’s attorney, Earl Gray — who made...