Homicide

June 20, 2018 - 9:26 am
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — The conviction of a New York man accused of setting up the fatal shooting of his wife while they walked with one of their young sons has been upheld by an appellate court. The New Jersey panel also upheld the life sentence imposed on Kashif Parvaiz (par-VEHZ'). He was...
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In this May 5, 2014 photo, the casket of Endia Martin is carried by pallbearers following funeral services for 14-year-old at St. Andrew Temple Baptist Church in Chicago. Martin was killed by another 14-year-old in what started as a Facebook feud over a boy. Sentencing is scheduled on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in juvenile court for the teen who pleaded guilty in the death of Martin in January. Under the law she faces a mandatory sentence of five years in custody, or until the age of 21. The teen, who is now 18, can be paroled when she turns 19 next month. (Jessica Koscielniak/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
June 20, 2018 - 12:50 am
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago teenager will be sentenced Wednesday for using a gun given to her by an uncle to kill another girl in what started as a Facebook feud over a boy, ending a chapter in a case that came to symbolize how the gun violence that plagues parts of the city passes from one generation...
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Tom Puckett
June 19, 2018 - 2:48 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A Buffalo man admits his role in a deadly shooting in the city's Allentown section. 30-year-old Jeremy Wright of Buffalo pleaded guilty before Erie County Court Judge Sheila A. DiTullio to Murder in the Second Degree, in connection with the shooting of 37-year-old Saleem Merukeb...
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FILE - In this June 27, 2009 file photo, 3 Doors Down bass guitarist Todd Harrell performs during the band's tour stop at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in The Woodlands, Texas. Harrell, the original bassist for the rock band 3 Doors Down, is accused of violating probation from a deadly drug-fueled crash in Tennessee because of his arrest Friday, June 15, 2018, in Mississippi on weapons and drug charges. (Eric S. Swist/Houston Chronicle via AP, File)
June 19, 2018 - 1:25 am
PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) — The original bassist for the rock band 3 Doors Down is accused of violating probation from a deadly crash in Tennessee because of his arrest in Mississippi on weapons and drug charges. A judge in Jackson County, Mississippi, set bond Monday for Todd Harrell at $22,500 on...
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June 17, 2018 - 6:01 pm
ELMONT, N.Y. (AP) — Police say the former boyfriend of a woman found stabbed to death at the Belmont Park racetrack on Long Island has been arrested on a murder charge. Nassau County police say 53-year-old Jose Franco-Martinez was arrested at the scene where the 51-year-old victim was found with...
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Multiple people were wounded early Sunday, June 17, 2018, when shooting broke out at the Art All Night festival in Trenton, New Jersey, early Sunday, sending people stampeding from the scene and leaving one suspect dead and at least 20 people injured, a local prosecutor said. (Paige Gross/ NJ.com/The Star-Ledger via AP)
June 17, 2018 - 5:37 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting at a New Jersey arts festival (all times local): 5 p.m. Authorities say a number of fistfights broke out at an all-night New Jersey arts festival and the event was on the verge of being shut down when gunfire erupted, killing a suspect and injuring 22...
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This Friday, June 15, 2018, booking photo provided by the Westminster Police Department shows Jeremy Webster, who is the suspect in the shooting at 80th Avenue and Sheridan Boulevard in Denver. Webster is been charged with first-degree murder, first-degree assault and attempt to commit a felony in a Colorado shooting. Police arrested Webster hours after the shooting that killed a 13-year-old boy and also wounded a bystander not related to the family. (Westminster Police Department via AP)
June 15, 2018 - 7:54 pm
DENVER (AP) — A 12-year-old boy told police he saw a driver open fire on his family during a road rage confrontation in Colorado, killing his older brother and critically wounding his mother and younger brother, authorities said Friday. Police arrested Jeremy Webster, 23, hours after the shooting...
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Flowers line the top of a shrub in the parking lot that was the scene of a shooting outside a dental clinic Friday, June 15, 2018, in Westminster, Colo. Four people were shot outside the complex, which is one of several dental facilities grouped together in the northwestern Denver suburb. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
June 15, 2018 - 5:34 pm
DENVER (AP) — A 12-year-old boy told police he saw a driver open fire on his family during a road rage confrontation in Colorado, killing his older brother and critically wounding his mother and younger brother, authorities said Friday. Police arrested Jeremy Webster, 23, hours after the shooting...
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Law enforcement officials investigate around the scene of a shooting in a parking lot behind a dentist's office, Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Westminster, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
June 15, 2018 - 1:40 pm
WESTMINSTER, Colo. (AP) — A 23-year-old man has been accused of opening fire on four people outside a suburban Denver dental office, killing a boy and wounding his mother and brother, in what police on Friday called an act of road rage. Police in the city of Westminster said Jeremy Webster did not...
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June 15, 2018 - 10:38 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Five people were shot in the latest shooting in Buffalo. It happened in the first block of Marigold Avenue in Buffalo's Kensington section around 11pm Thursday. Buffalo Police say five males were struck in what is believed to be a drive-by shooting. Two of the individuals...
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