Posts Tagged Violent crime

Oscar Pistorius to finally learn his sentence

Oscar Pistorius gestures as he sits in court as the sentencing process entered a second day, Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday  Oct. 14, 2014. Pistorius was being portrayed as a "poor victim" ahead of his sentencing for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, the chief prosecutor said Tuesday. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, Pool)

STELLENBOSCH, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius will finally learn his fate Tuesday when a judge is expected to announce the Olympic runner’s sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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Bearcats backup QB charged with assault in Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — A University of Cincinnati backup quarterback has been jailed on an assault charge.

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Hearing to resume for former prep football star

DETROIT (AP) — A probable-cause hearing is scheduled to resume for a one-time prep football star charged with assaulting a female student after he was released from jail for body-slamming a security officer in his school.

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Beaten ex-football player Kolstad going home

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Former Minnesota State football player Isaac Kolstad is going home, five months after he was severely beaten in downtown Mankato.

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Man denied bond in fatal accident case

BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — A Brookhaven man has been denied bond on charges related to a fatal accident in which two high school football players died.

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