Posts Tagged Violent crime

Police release 911 call in hunter shooting death

MANCHESTER, Ky. (AP) — Investigators have released the 911 call made after two turkey hunters were shot in Clay County.

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Prep player charged with assault back in school

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit schools have readmitted a high school football star accused of body-slamming a school guard to the ground.

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Pistorius forensic expert continues testimony

Forensic expert, Roger Dixon, left, holds a court exhibit, a magazine rack, as he answers questions put to him by chief state prosecutor Gerrie Nel , right, during the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius, in Pretoria, South Africa, Thursday, April 17, 2014.  Pistorius is charged with the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentines Day in 2013. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, Pool)

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — The prosecution in Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial on Thursday challenged the credibility of an expert witness for the defense, which was trying to show that the athlete killed his girlfriend by mistake.

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Sharper’s attorneys to question Arizona evidence

PHOENIX (AP) — Lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper will return to a Phoenix courtroom Thursday to question the evidence being used to keep him in jail without bail on charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted two women.

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Sharper challenges his no-bail status in Arizona

PHOENIX (AP) — Former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper’s DNA was found in an examination of one of two women who accuse him of drugging and sexually assaulting them at a Tempe apartment, a detective said Wednesday.

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