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SHE LIES IN WAIT by Gytha Lodge

SHE LIES IN WAIT Gytha Lodge Michael Joseph (www.penguin.co.uk) £12.99 Late summer 1983 and six friends, on the cusp of adulthood, go camping in the forest. Star pupils, this is their last chance for a blow-out before they enter the realms of real life. Aurora Jackson is fourteen, and feels privileged to have been invited […]
Tags: Murder, Crime fiction, Forest, Books_horror-novels, Michael Joseph, Aurora Jackson, Dci Jonah Sheens, Gytha Lodge, She Lies In Wait


Prosecutors charge mother of Trinity Love Jones with murder

The mother of Trinity Love Jones was charged Wednesday with murder, more than two weeks after the 9-year-old girl’s body was found in a duffel bag along an equestrian trail in Hacienda Heights. Taquesta Graham, 28, was scheduled to be arraigned later in the day in Pomona Superior Court. Graham, who used to live in Long Beach, faces a maximum sentence of 26 years to life in prison if convicted as charged, according to Greg Risling, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office...
Tags: Murder, Texas, Crime, News, California, Uncategorized, Sport, Soccer, Long Beach, Graham, Customs, Hunt, Border Protection, Los Angeles County, Nissan Armada, Hacienda Heights


Mother charged with murder in death of 9-year-old Trinity Love Jones

The mother of Trinity Love Jones was charged Wednesday with murder, more than two weeks after the 9-year-old girl’s body was found in a duffel bag along an equestrian trail in Hacienda Heights. Taquesta Graham, 28, was scheduled to be arraigned later in the day in Pomona Superior Court. Graham, who used to live in Long Beach, faces a maximum sentence of 26 years to life in prison if convicted as charged, according to Greg Risling, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office...
Tags: Murder, Texas, Crime, News, California, Sport, Soccer, Long Beach, Graham, Customs, Jones, Hunt, Border Protection, Los Angeles County, Nissan Armada, San Diego International Airport


"Mexico has one gun shop. So why all the murders?"

Asks BBC.Short answer: It's the U.S.'s fault.New question: Can't Trump use this in his argument for his wall? [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Murder, Crime, Guns, Law, Mexico, Bbc, Trump, Ann Althouse, Trump's wall


Trinity Love Jones’ Mother Arrested for Murder of 9-Year-Old Girl Found in Duffel Bag

The mother of Trinity Love Jones, the 9-year-old girl whose body was found in a duffel bag, has been arrested in connection with her murder.Last week, 28-year-old Taquesta Graham was reportedly extradited from Texas to Los Angeles and was initially being held on an unrelated warrant.Now, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has booked Graham for the murder of her daughter, Trinity Love Jones.Graham’s boyfriend, Emiel Hunt, was arrested on March 9th after the girl’s body was found dumped o...
Tags: Murder, Texas, Crime, Kids, News, Children, California, Los Angeles, Sex Offenders, Long Beach, Jazz, Arrested, Graham, Child Abuse, Trinity, Jones


"He is a terrorist. He is a criminal. He is an extremist. But he will, when I speak, be nameless. And to others, I implore you..."

"... speak the names of those who were lost, rather than name of the man who took them. He may have sought notoriety, but we in New Zealand will give him nothing. Not even his name."Said New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, quote in "New Zealand Is Loath to Use Suspect’s Name to Avoid Amplifying His Cause" (NYT). [Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
Tags: Murder, Law, New Zealand, Names, Said, Unsaid Things, Ann Althouse, Jacinda Ardern


320-Pound Woman Gets Life in Prison for Sitting on Little Girl & Smothering Her to Death

A Florida woman will spend the rest of her life in prison for a cruel form of discipline she inflicted on a helpless little girl.The Pensacola News Journal reports that 66-year-old Veronica Green Posey was sentenced to life in prison Friday (Mar. 15) after jurors convicted her of first-degree felony murder in the death of her 9-year-old cousin.Prosecutors say whenever Dericka Lindsay “misbehaved,” she would suffer horrific beatings from Posey, as well as Lindsay’s adoptive parents, James and Gra...
Tags: Florida, Murder, Crime, Kids, News, Children, Jazz, Child Abuse, Florida Woman, James, Trending, Shea, Lindsay, James Smith, Pensacola Florida, Posey


Chicago Rapper Lil Mister (Lil Durk’s Cousin) Shot & Killed in South Side Englewood Neighborhood

Chicago rapper Lil Mister was shot and killed Friday night (Mar. 14) in the city’s South Side Englewood neighborhood.The Chicago Sun-Times reports that a 24-year-old man was shot in the head around 7:15 p.m. in the 7400 block of South Harvard Avenue.He was pronounced dead after being taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, police said.Chicago Sun-Times hasn’t released the name of the 24-year-old man who was fatally shot, but online reports suggest that the shooting victim was Lil Mist...
Tags: Murder, Shooting, Guns, Chicago, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Gun Violence, Shooting Death, Killed, Trending, Lil Durk, Chicago Sun Times, Chi Town, University of Chicago Medical Center, Shot And Killed


"Forty-nine people were killed in shootings at two mosques in central Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday..."

The NYT reports.The police said that four people, including three men and one woman, had been taken into custody....A 17-minute video posted to social media appears to show part of the attack. The clip, ... may have been taken from a helmet camera worn by a gunman.... “There wasn’t even time to aim, there was so many targets,” he says at one point...Before the shooting, someone appearing to be the gunman posted links to a white-nationalist manifesto on Twitter and 8chan, an online forum known fo...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Murder, Guns, Law, Australia, America, United States, Terrorism, New Zealand, Emojis, Second Amendment, Owens, Christchurch New Zealand, Ann Althouse, Unconvincing Arguments


Pewdiepie & Fortnite Blamed for Mosque Massacre

A mass slaying of 50+ Muslims livestreamed at two New Zealand mosques has led to the mass media and online masses laying the blame where it is clearly most deserved – at the feet of top YouTuber Pewdiepie, who the mosque shooter urged his viewers to subscribe to, as well as on the evils of […]
Tags: Politics, Murder, Crime, Internet, Youtube, International, Islam, New Zealand, Anime, Pewdiepie, YouTuber PewDiePie, Fortnite Blamed for Mosque Massacre


Concealed Carry Corner: Concealed Carry At Home

In this edition of Concealed Carry Corner, we’re discussing carrying on your person, while at home. Of all places that you should be able to feel comfortable, secure and safe, it may not actually be that safe after all.   CONCEALED CARRY CORNER: CONCEALED CARRY AT HOME I grew up in a town of about […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: Concealed Carry At Home appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Murder, Guns, Open Carry, Editorial, Concealed Carry, Home Invasions, Concealed Carry Corner, Carrying At Home


Trinity Love Jones’ Mom, a Registered Sex Offender, Detained As Her Boyfriend’s Charged With 9-Year-Old Girl’s Murder

The family of Trinity Love Jones—the 9-year-old girl whose body was found in a duffel bag in the Los Angeles area—says that her mother, Taquesta Graham, a registered sex offender, has been detained along with her live-in boyfriend, Emiel Hunt, over the child’s murder.As we reported yesterday, 38-year-old Emiel Hunt was arrested in connection with the death of Trinity Love Jones, and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department announced that they have charged him with the 9-year-old girl’s murder...
Tags: Facebook, Murder, Crime, Kids, News, Children, California, Los Angeles, Sex Offenders, Jazz, Graham, Child Abuse, Trinity, San Diego County, Jones, Hunt


Trinity Love Jones’ Mom, a Registered Sex Offender, Detained As Her Boyfriend is Charged With 9-Year-Old Girl’s Murder

The family of Trinity Love Jones—the 9-year-old girl whose body was found in a duffel bag in the Los Angeles area—says that her mother, Taquesta Graham, a registered sex offender, has been detained along with her live-in boyfriend, Emiel Hunt, over the child’s murder.As we reported yesterday, 38-year-old Emiel Hunt was arrested in connection with the death of Trinity Love Jones, and the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department announced that they have charged him with the 9-year-old girl’s murder...
Tags: Facebook, Murder, Crime, Kids, News, Children, California, Los Angeles, Sex Offenders, Jazz, Graham, Child Abuse, Trinity, San Diego County, Jones, Hunt


11-Year-Old Shoots Father for Confiscating Video Games

An 11-year-old boy shot his father after having his video games taken away; the boy threatened the police with further shootings if he was not given a PS4, Xbox and PC. An 11-year-old boy in the American state of Indiana allegedly shot his father because he was angry that his video games had been confiscated. […]
Tags: Usa, Murder, Crime, Police, International, Indiana, Bizarre, Anime


Trinity Love Jones: Mom’s Boyfriend, a Convicted Child Abuser, Charged With Murder of 9-Year-Old Girl Found in Duffel Bag

The boyfriend of Trinity Love Jones’ mother faces a murder charge in the death of the 9-year-old girl whose body was found partially stuffed in a duffel bag on a trail east of Los Angeles. PREVIOUSLY: 9-Year-Old Trinity Love Jones Identified As Girl Found Dead in Duffel Bag, Mom’s Boyfriend Arrested The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department announced in a press release Tuesday (Mar. 12) that 38-year-old Emiel Lamar Hunt was arrested in connection with the death of Trinity Love Jones.Emiel Hunt...
Tags: Facebook, Murder, Crime, Kids, News, Nbc, Children, Law, California, Los Angeles, Jazz, Graham, Trinity, San Diego County, Jones, Charged


9-Year-Old Trinity Love Jones Identified As Girl Found Dead in Duffel Bag, Mom’s Boyfriend Arrested

Trinity Love Jones has been identified by her family and law enforcement as the young girl whose body was found inside a duffel bag last week near a trail in Hacienda Heights, California.The Los Angeles County Sherriff’s Department said in a statement Sunday night (Mar. 10) that two people were being held as persons of interest in the girl’s murder.Although the LA County Coroner’s Office determined Jones’ death to be a homicide, her cause and manner of death were withheld.Trinity’s father, Anton...
Tags: Facebook, Murder, Crime, Kids, News, Children, Jazz, Trinity, Jones, Hunt, Buddhist, Los Angeles County Sherriff s Department, LA County Jail, Hacienda Heights California, Sad News, Antonio Jones


Young man involved in USC student’s beating death is sentenced to life without parole

USC graduate student Xinran Ji, 24, was killed near campus in a 2014 attack. Four young people have been convicted in his death. The latest to be sentenced was Alberto Ochoa, who was 17 at the time of the crime. He was sentenced on Friday, March 8, 2019, to life in prison without the possibility of parole. (Daily News file photo) By TERRI VERMEULEN KEITH LOS ANGELES — A young man was sentenced Friday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for his role in the beating death of a USC...
Tags: Murder, News, China, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Homicide, El Salvador, Usc, Daily News, Ji, Garcia, McKinney, Tsai, Guerrero


Adnan Syed’s conviction reinstated by Maryland Court of Appeals

Maryland’s Court of Appeals has reinstated Adnan Syed’s conviction in the murder of Hae Min Lee. The court's opinion was filed on a Friday afternoon, two days before a four-part HBO documentary about the case premieres. Weird. It was a 4-3 vote; there are two opinions there written for the majority, and a dissenting opinion. Chief Judge Barbera was among the dissenting — Justin Fenton (@justin_fenton) March 8, 2019 We will not give up. #FreeAdnan — Justin Brown (@CJBrownLaw) March 8, 2...
Tags: Post, Hbo, Murder, Crime, News, Maryland, Washington, Serial, Hae Min Lee, Adnan Syed, State, Lee, Brady, Court of Appeals, Baltimore City, Circuit Court


YNW Melly Pleads Not Guilty in Double Murder of His Two Friends

YNW Melly, the aspiring rapper who was arrested in February under suspicion of murdering his two friends last fall and staging it as a drive-by shooting, pleaded not guilty to two counts of first-degree murder.The 19-year-old “Murder on My Mind” rapper, whose real name is Jamell Demons, was arraigned Wednesday (Mar. 5), which is when he entered his not guilty plea.Another one of Demons’ friends, 20-year-old Cortlen Henry (aka YNW Bortlen) was also charged for the October 26th murders of 21-year-...
Tags: Celebs, Murder, Crime, Williams, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Thomas, Henry, Miramar, Fort Lauderdale, Sun Sentinel, My Mind, Thomas Jr, Miramar Florida, Melly


YNW Melly Drove Around With His Friends’ Dead Bodies After Staging Drive-By Shooting to Trick Police

After Florida rapper YNW Melly was arrested in February on first-degree murder charges for allegedly shooting and killing two members of his YNW crew, new evidence has surfaced suggesting that the 19-year-old tried to trick police into believing that the victims were murdered by someone else by staging a drive-by shooting.And here’s the kicker … according to the police report, Melly—whose real name is Jamell Demons—drove around with his friends’ dead bodies “for a period of time” while he and an...
Tags: Florida, Wtf, Celebs, Murder, Crime, Wow, Williams, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Thomas, Henry, Miramar, Anthony Williams, Melly, YNW Melly


LAPD employee pleads not guilty to killing wife and son in Valley Glen

Alex Glukhovskiy, 13, and his mother Natali Glukhovskiy, 39, were found dead Dec. 26, 2018, in their Valley Glen apartment. Viktor Glukhovskiy, 44, who is Alex’s father and Natali’s husband, was arrested Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, on suspcion of murder in their deaths. He is a civilian LAPD employee. He pleaded not guilty to capital murder charges on Wednesday, Feb. 27.  (Photo from GoFundMe) LOS ANGELES — A civilian Los Angeles Police Department employee accused of killing his wife and teenage son...
Tags: Murder, News, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Homicide, El Salvador, Local News, Lapd, Alex, Los Angeles Police Department, Oxnard, Natali, Pacoima, Top Stories LADN, Valley Glen


The Case Against Adnan Syed Trailer Debuts

The Case Against Adnan Syed trailer debuts HBO has released the trailer for its four-part documentary series The Case Against Adnan Syed from director Amy Berg, which follows the 1999 murder of 18-year-old Have Min Lee and the man convicted for the crime which gained notoriety from the podcast Serial. Check out the trailer in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[]...
Tags: Europe, Hbo, TV, Murder, Movies, Maryland, Documentary, Films, Amy Berg, Sky Atlantic, Baltimore, Hae Min Lee, Adnan Syed, True Story, Court of Special Appeals, Syed


THE TAKING OF ANNIE THORNE by C.J. Tudor

  THE TAKING OF ANNIE THORNE C.J. Tudor (CJTudorOfficial) Michael Joseph (www.penguin.co.uk) £12.99 After almost thirty years, Joseph Thorne returns to the Nottinghamshire town of Arnhill to take up a teaching position at the local academy. There’s more than the promise of employment that brings Joe back home: when he was a teenager, his eight-year-old […]
Tags: Murder, Horror, Fiction, Uncategorized, Crime fiction, Nottinghamshire, Penguin, Joe, Fanboy Gushings, 1990s, Books_horror-novels, Michael Joseph, Pet Sematary, Joseph Thorne, Cj Tudor, Burial Chamber


Man extradited from El Salvador to face murder and torture charges in estranged wife’s Pacoima stabbing death

A man extradited from El Salvador in connection with his estranged wife’s stabbing death in Pacoima nearly nine years ago has been charged with murder and torture, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday. Napoleon Eduardo Castro — also known as Juan Flores, Luis Sanchez and Trouble — is set to be arraigned March 6 at the San Fernando courthouse in connection with the torture killing of his estranged wife, Olga Martinez, in her garage. Castro could face a maximum of li...
Tags: Murder, News, Office, Los Angeles, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, Glendale, Homicide, El Salvador, Local News, Castro, Los Angeles County, San Fernando, Pacoima, Sylmar


Authorities Say Suspect in Suitcase Death is in US Illegally

Javier Da Silva, a citizen of Portugal, is charged with kidnapping resulting in death in connection with the killing of 24-year-old Valerie Reyes. Her body was found in a suitcase.
Tags: Murder, News, Immigration, US, Portugal, Valerie Reyes, Javier Da Silva


The Dan Markel Case: Now A Top Podcast

If you've been following the investigation into this leading law professor's murder, you will want to tune in.
Tags: Florida, Murder, Crime, Podcasts, Law, Deaths, Violence, Trials, Florida State, Law Schools, Law Professors, Wondery, Dan Markel, Florida State University College of Law, Katherine Magbanua, Georgia Cappleman


60-year-old twins identified as Glendale pair killed in suspected murder-suicide

Twin brothers who died in what Glendale police said was a murder-suicide were identified Thursday. The first death was reported at about 3:30 a.m. Wednesday at a townhouse complex at 56 Northwoods Lane, according to the Glendale Police Department. David Cervantes, 60, died at the scene. About 45 minutes later, Carl Cervantes was found dead at the juncture of the 134 and 2 freeways. Police say they believe Carl Cervantes took his life by jumping from an overcrossing. The case was being investigat...
Tags: Murder, News, California, Suicide, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Las Vegas, San Fernando, San Gabriel, Frost Advisory, Glendale Police Department, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories PSN, Crime + Public Safety, David Cervantes


Glendale police investigating possible murder-suicide after bodies of 2 men found

GLENDALE – Authorities today were investigating the deaths of two men in the Glendale area as a possible murder/suicide. Police could not immediately confirm reports from neighbors that the men were twin brothers who lived together. The first death was reported about 3:30 a.m. at an apartment complex on Northwoods Lane near Pennsylvania Avenue, said Glendale police Sgt. Dan Suttles. A man in his 50s was found dead at the location, Suttles said, but how he died was not immediately revealed. About...
Tags: Murder, News, Suicide, Police, Sport, Soccer, Glendale, Homicide, Ventura, Pennsylvania Avenue, Suttles, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories PSN, Tahnee Lightfoot, Dan Suttles, Crime + Public Safety


L.A. man gets 90 years in prison for drive-by shooting that killed 1, injured 2 in Gardena

A 34-year-old man was sentenced to 90-years-to-life in prison last week for shooting into a crowd in Gardena, killing one and wounding two others more than two years ago. Orlando Sanders, 34, was sentenced to 90 years to life in state prison at Torrance Superior Court, Jan. 30. (Courtesy of Gardena Police Department) Orlando Derrell Sanders, 34, of Los Angeles was sentenced in Torrance Superior Court. He had been convicted in October on five of six felony counts, including murder, three coun...
Tags: Murder, Crime, News, La, Office, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Lapd, Sanders, Hollis, Los Angeles County, Torrance, Gardena, North Hollywood


Do You Know Why Uzma Was Killed?

Last week, Pakistani society was struggling with the story of the horrific murder of Uzma, a teenager, who worked as a house maid in the city of Lahore. The 16-year-old was allegedly tortured for months and then murdered by the woman she worked for…for taking a bite from the daughter’s plate. #JusticeForUzma is a campaign that highlights the many terrible ways household help is treated in places around the world. Here, Fatima Asad writes about how she is raising her children to be the change the...
Tags: Murder, Opinion, Religion, Charity, Society, Netflix, Pakistan, Islam, Social Justice, Muslims, South Asia, Poor, Homeschooling, LAHORE, Featured Home, Featured Society