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Police: 'Baskets' Actor Wounded Woman, Fatally Shot Himself

Police: 'Baskets' Actor Wounded Woman, Fatally Shot Himself

May 24
A Kentucky actor who appeared on the FX series "Baskets," and had been recently released on a rape charge shot and wounded a woman before killing himself, officers said.

Police: Miami Mom Faked Son's Abduction, Faces Murder Charge

Police: Miami Mom Faked Son's Abduction, Faces Murder Charge

By Curt Anderson and Adriana Gomez Licon | May 24
A Miami woman faked her son's abduction after trying to drown him twice, with witnesses rescuing the boy from a canal the first time, and the second attempt ending in the boy's death, officials said Saturday.

Reports: Attacker Who Injured Minneapolis News Anchor Assumed Victim Was Gay

Reports: Attacker Who Injured Minneapolis News Anchor Assumed Victim Was Gay

By Kilian Melloy | May 22
An assailant who attacked a Minneapolis news anchor and left him with a potentially permanent eye injury had no other motive for the attack than the assumption that his victim was gay, reports say.

Reports: Out Louisiana Man Shot to Death in Suspected Hate Crime

Reports: Out Louisiana Man Shot to Death in Suspected Hate Crime

By Kilian Melloy | May 22
When an out African American's family reported him missing, local police soon found his body - but did not inform the family, who still have had little information from local authorities.

Man Who Filmed Arbery Shooting Video Charged in His Slaying

Man Who Filmed Arbery Shooting Video Charged in His Slaying

By Russ Bynum | May 22
The Georgia man whose cellphone video of Ahmaud Arbery's fatal shooting helped reignite the case was charged with murder Thursday, making him the third person arrested more than two months after the slaying.

81-Year-Old Suspect Allegedly Killed 65-Year-Old Lover, a Relative, in 'Sadomasochistic' Mishap

81-Year-Old Suspect Allegedly Killed 65-Year-Old Lover, a Relative, in 'Sadomasochistic' Mishap

By Kilian Melloy | May 21
An 81-year-old man is now the suspect in the death of a younger relative resulting from head injuries that the victim had initially reported to police were inflicted by a trio of unknown assailants.

Watch: Toronto Gay DJ Peter Elie Dead; Murder Suspect Apprehended

Watch: Toronto Gay DJ Peter Elie Dead; Murder Suspect Apprehended

By Kilian Melloy | May 18
Gay DJ Peter Elie, a regular on Toronto's gay club scene, was found dead in the early hours of May 14 in the laundry room of his apartment building. He was 52. A murder suspect is now in custody.

Watch: 2 Missouri Officers Accused of Assaulting Transgender Woman

Watch: 2 Missouri Officers Accused of Assaulting Transgender Woman

By Heather Hollingsworth | May 18
Two Kansas City, Missouri, police officers face assault charges for allegedly slamming a transgender woman's face into a concrete sidewalk during an arrest that was captured on video.

Coronavirus Masks a Boon For Crooks Who Hide Their Faces

Coronavirus Masks a Boon For Crooks Who Hide Their Faces

By Don Babwin and Stefanie Dazio | May 16
Just how many criminals are taking advantage of the pandemic to commit crimes is impossible to estimate, but law enforcement officials have no doubt the numbers are climbing.

No 'Get Out of Jail COVID Free' Card for Canadian Murderer Luka Magnotta

No 'Get Out of Jail COVID Free' Card for Canadian Murderer Luka Magnotta

May 15
Don't expect to see "cannibal porn star" out of jail Luka Magnotta any time soon.

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