July 17, 2018

Al Woman Shot Dead At Birmingham Apartment Complex Tuesday Identified

BIRMINGHAM, AL. (THECOUNT) — The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office identified Dakisha Stutson as the fatality in a shooting that occurred at 1:55 a.m. inside a north Birmingham apartment complex early Tuesday.

Stutson, 40, was pronounced dead at 2:41 a.m. at the scene, located at 1625 25th Court North, Birmingham, AL. A total of three people were shot – Stutson fatally.

A suspect was taken into custody a short time later when a West Precinct officers found him asleep at a traffic light. His ID card confirmed he was the man wanted for questioning. Continue reading

July 17, 2018

Patricia Sanz Munoz ID’d As UK Woman Killed In Freak Mendocino CA Runaway Vehicle Crash

BOONVILLE, CA. (THECOUNT) Patricia Sanz Munoz, from Reading, England, has been identified as the woman killed in a rural Mendocino County freak accident around 3 p.m. Monday.

Munoz, 45, passed away after the vehicle she occupied, for an unknown reason, rolled off a steep incline and crashed in rural Boonville, according to a California Highway Patrol press release.

A 12-year-old boy was also in the vehicle at the time of the incident.

Both Munoz and the boy were ejected from the vehicle in the crash.

Reports say, a male driver, later identified as, Chris Parsons, 45, also from Reading, England, was operating a 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe on State Route 128, near Boonville, when he exited the vehicle to assist another driver that had spilled a load of dirt on the roadway.

Munoz and the boy reportedly remained in the vehicle while Parsons assisted the other driver, when for an unknown reason, the Santa Fe began to roll backward – jumped the shoulder and careened down a steep embankment – crashing below.

Munoz was pronounced dead at the scene.

The boy was transported to an area hospital where his condition was not immediately provided.

“For reasons still under investigation, the vehicle began to travel backwards down the incline and traveled over the shoulder and down a steep embankment,” a CHP press release stated. Continue reading

July 17, 2018

KY Barren River Lake State Park Drowning Victim Identified As Angela Dunagan

LUCAS, KY. (THECOUNT) – Angela Dunagan, 50, has been identified as the victim who drown while visiting Barren River Lake State Park, State Park Road, Lucas, KY.

The Haywood Fire Department was dispatched to reports of a person in the water Monday following a rafting incident at the popular state park.

A woman, identified as 50-year-old Angela Dunagan, apparently drowned when the raft she was on tipped over. Duncan was reportedly with a man who was on a different raft when it tipped. Continue reading

July 17, 2018

Suspect Killed In Shocking Las Vegas Metro Police Bodycam Video Of Shooting Through Cruiser Window Identified

LAS VEGAS, NV. (THECOUNT) — Police released the identity of the man shot and killed as seen in a shocking bodycam video released by the Las Vegas Metro Police.

One of the suspects, Fidel Miranda, 23, was shot and killed at the scene. Another suspect, Rene Nunez, 30, was taken to the hospital to be treated for a gunshot wound.

The unbelievable bodycam footage shows Metro officers, William Umana, 37, and Paul Solomon, 46, engaged in a high-speed chase as one of the officers shoots at the suspect’s vehicle through the window of his police cruiser.

The pursuit ends in a crash outside an elementary school.

The officers have since been placed on administrative leave pending an internal investigation.

Miranda was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash from a gunshot wound.

Police were called to the scene of an attempted murder on July 11, 2018. The victim was shot multiple times. When officers arrived the suspects fled the scene in a SUV. That led to a long police chase. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department says the suspects fired at them 34 times with bullets hitting multiple vehicles. Continue reading

July 17, 2018

Man Calls 911 After Fouled Hard In Pickup Basketball Game

We’ve all been fouled in a pickup game, but this guy called 911.

According to @_togs, the man in black standing to the officer’s right called the police after he was knocked down by a stiff screen. The screen was set by the man in the arm sleeves, and according to the account of the incident it wasn’t even that bad — just an aggressive screen, which was a borderline foul in the first place. But the whiny dude got so upset he decided to call the cops.

TrapMoneyBenny @_togs: Today for the first time in my life…I experienced someone call the police because they got fouled hard in basketball. Continue reading

July 17, 2018

“Señor Sack” Gabe Rivera Texas Tech Legend Dies In San Antonio Hospital

LUBBOCK, TX. (THECOUNT) — Iconic defensive lineman Gabriel “Gabe” Rivera, died in a San Antonio hospital after being admitted while suffering from a perforated bowel.

Rivera, 57, attended Texas Tech University from 1979 to 1982 and was destine for the NFL, being drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers, but was involved in a car accident that paralyzed him and sidelined his career.

He earned the nickname ‘Senor Sack’ while racking up 321 tackles, 34 tackles for loss, and 14 sacks. Rivera earned All-American honors before being drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers, in the first round, in 1983. But, his pro football career ended when he was paralyzed in a crash, later that year. Continue reading

July 17, 2018

NC Family Release Photo Of Man Gone Missing Swimming At Singing Pines Monday

STARR, SC. (THECOUNT) — The family of a 24-year-old man who went missing while swimming at Singing Pines on U.S. 29 in Starr, SC, Monday, released his photo in hopes it will aid in the search.

Dive teams and boat crews are searching for, Juber Lemus, 24, who went missing while swimming at Lake Hartwell during a family picnic.

The incident occurred at Singing Pines on Highway 29 in Starr at 8:46 p.m. Monday. Crews are searching for 24-year-old Juber Lemus. Family members say they were enjoying a picnic when Lemus went for a swim. He went under the water and never resurfaced. Continue reading

July 16, 2018

Young VA Woman Killed In Wythe County I-81 Crash Involving Young Kids, Horse, Identified

WYTHEVILLE, VA. (THECOUNT) — Wytheville, VA, woman, Danielle M. Reeves, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Interstate 81 crash in Wythe County.

Reeves, 25, was traveling in a 2014 Chevrolet Equinox on I-81 in Wythe County late Monday morning when she exited the roadway for an unknown reason. Reeves crossed centerlines and struck a Chevrolet Silverado that was towing a horse trailer.

The impact of the collision sent both vehicles off the side of the roadway and through the guardrail, down an embankment and into a ditch.

Reeves was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two 5-year-old female passengers and a 3-year-old female passenger were flown to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

It was noted in an accident report that Reeves was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.

The 36-year-old male driver of the Silverado and his wife were transported to Wythe County Community Hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Both were wearing seat belts. The couple is from Maryland. Continue reading

July 16, 2018 July 16, 2018

Female Russian National Arrested In DC Identified As Mariia Butina (Pictured)

The Justice Department charged a Russian national with conspiracy to act as an agent of the Russian Federation within the United States without prior notification.

Mariia Butina, who lives in Washington, D.C., was arrested on Sunday and charged with developing relationships with U.S. persons and infiltrating organizations having influence in American politics, for the purpose of advancing the interests of the Russian Federation.

Butina, 29, ran a Russian pro-gun group that was investigated over whether it helped funnel money to President Donald Trump via the National Rifle Association, according to a McClatchy report. source