Teen killed neighbors hours after his mom kicked him out: cops

A teen accused of fatally stabbing his neighbors in April was booted from his Texas home just hours before the double killing, according to a newly released police report. Jorge Carmond, 17, is accused in the stabbing deaths of John Smith, 61, and Melinda Smith, 59, who were attacked at their South Bexar County home on April 26. Carmond, who lived across the street from the Smiths, later admitted to responding deputies that the packed bags found in the trunk of the couples’ car were his

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Teen accused of killing 15-year-old held without bail

A Brooklyn teen accused of fatally shooting a 15-year-old boy and wounding a man has been held without bail. Elijah Harris, 19, allegedly opened fire in the bustling courtyard of the Bushwick Houses on Wednesday afternoon. Ninth-grader Kyon Jackson was fatally wounded, while a 42-year-old man suffered a grazed cheek from a passing bullet. Jackson was rushed to Woodhull Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Prosecutor Wilfredo Cotto told Brooklyn Criminal Court Judge Margeurite

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Wife of Italian gangster sold out mafia members for revenge

The wife of a high-ranking member of Italy’s notorious Casamonica mafia ratted on him and dozens of his gang members — to get revenge for years of mistreatment from the family, who no longer trusted her, according to reports. Police in Rome who’d bugged the cocaine-dealing clan struggled to understand the Romany language they spoke — until Debora Cerreoni, the wife of Massimiliano Casamonica, translated– helping them gain insight into the crime family’s

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Kids’ play place boss set up peepholes, filmed dressing rooms

The millionaire owner of a kids’ play place company was exposed yesterday as a peeping Tom with crimes stretching back 12 years. Darren Johnson, 51, set up a ­network of peepholes at one of his Eddie Catz locations. Eddie Catz was founded 10 years ago and has branches across the UK. Cops found images of women undressing during 12 years of secret filming at Johnson’s Earlsfield site in South West London. They seized nearly 700 clips taken in female staff changing rooms and

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Knife attacks and murders spike in the UK

Knife attacks and homicides have soared in parts of the UK — as the number of police officers has dropped, according to new statistics out Thursday. The total number of homicides, which includes murder and manslaughter, surged 12 percent from the previous year to 701 in England and Wales for the year ending in March, the Office for National Statistics said.  Police-recorded knife crimes have also ballooned 16 percent to 40,147. Gun crime saw a 2 percent uptick with 6,492 offenses

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Son accused of killing mom wants to put Harvard law degree to use

A Connecticut man charged with killing his mother apparently has the legal requirements necessary to act as his own attorney: a degree from Harvard Law School. Kyle Tucker, 34, of Hamden, allegedly told police he killed Donna Tucker, 60, at the house they shared in June because he was possessed by God, saying he beat her with a bat before burning her body in a fire pit for as long as eight hours, turning her corpse into a “fine ash,” according to an arrest warrant. A public defender

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Vigilante shot undercover cop after he pulled over to pee: police

A warped vigilante shot at a man he imagined was having sex with a hooker — but actually fired at an undercover cop leaving his car to pee, according to a report. Michael Beilby was sick of seeing gangsters, prostitutes and thieves near his home — so when he noticed a man get out of a Jeep and unzip his pants by the passenger door last week, he grew enraged and fired three rounds a couple hundred feet away from the vehicle, he confessed to sheriff’s deputies in Bakersfield, Calif.,

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Ex-con allegedly killed former cellmate, stole his car and cash

An ex-con killed his former cellmate, stole his car, and then went on a shopping spree — with the corpse stashed somewhere in the victim’s car, according to testimony. Anthony Blamer drove to five stores with D’Anthony Keenan’s dead body in his Chevrolet Tahoe, blowing nearly $1,000 of the victim’s dough like nothing was wrong, MLive.com reported. Among the items on the 30-year-old’s shopping list: kickboxing equipment that he’d been eyeing for a

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I’m penpals with 30 prisoners and one of them is my best friend

As told to Beth Young. I could almost feel the killer’s breath, hot on my neck, as he whispered in my ear. His words, brutal in black and white, had transported me from my living room to a prison cell a world away in the US. “She just wouldn’t die!” serial killer Phillip Carl Jablonski had scrawled menacingly in his letter to me. Killing five women in total, he’d even slain the woman he had married in jail. Eventually, his lover had taken her last breath, no doubt

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Woman made up sexual assault by door-to-door salesman: cops

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah — A northern Utah woman has admitted she made up a story about being sexually assaulted by a door-to-door salesman. South Jordan police say the woman confessed she fabricated the story about an attack over the weekend after investigators determined that surveillance video showed no one visited her home during the time she had claimed. The woman originally told police she turned a salesman away Sunday afternoon but that he came through the back door and assaulted her.

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