Posts Tagged Violent crime

Hornets’ Taylor pleads guilty in Michigan case

In this Sept. 30, 2013, file photo, Charlotte Bobcats' Jeffery Taylor poses for a photo during the NBA basketball team's media day in Charlotte, N.C. Hornets forward Taylor pleaded guilty Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, to a domestic violence charge and admitted he pushed his girlfriend at a hotel in Michigan. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor pleaded guilty Wednesday to a domestic violence charge and admitted he pushed his girlfriend at a hotel in Michigan.

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Ex-prep star pleads guilty to probation violation

DETROIT (AP) — Ex-Detroit prep football star Jayru Campbell has pleaded guilty to violating probation after his conviction for assaulting a school security guard.

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Mickey Thompson murder case reaches appeals court

In this Jan. 4, 2007, file photo, Michael Goodwin looks at the jury as the verdict is read by the judge in Pasadena, Calif. A lawyer for Goodwin convicted of murdering auto racing great Mickey Thompson and his wife urged a California appellate court panel on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, to overcome distaste for defendant Goodwin and reverse his case. (AP Photo/Francine Orr, Pool, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawyer for a man convicted of murdering auto racing great Mickey Thompson and his wife urged a California appellate court panel on Tuesday to overcome distaste for defendant Michael Goodwin and reverse his case.

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CCSU player charged in fight with girlfriend

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Central Connecticut star guard Kyle Vinales has been arrested after his girlfriend accused him of striking her while the two were fighting.

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Prosecutor: Former band member organized hazing

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A prosecutor said Tuesday that a former band member charged in the death of a Florida A&M University drum major was the chief organizer of a brutal hazing ritual that has been a secret tradition at the school for years.

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