Elden Shannon Muncy has been named as the man arrested Monday evening in the shooting deaths of two Lawrence County residents, Kentucky State Police say.
Muncy, 21, is charged with two counts of murder in the shooting deaths of Randy Sherman Blevins, 35, and Mary Evans-Smith, 50. Muncy and the two victims knew each other, according to authorities.
The shootings happened late Sunday night-early Monday morning in the 6300 block of Yellow Creek Road in Louisa.
Troopers say 911 received a call just after midnight from a woman who told them a man showed up to her house asking for help because he had been shot. Continue reading
Kevin Rodgers of IU School of Medicine has been named as the person murdered on Indiana’s northwest side Monday morning.
Rodgers, program director emeritus at IU School of Medicine, was found shot dead just after noon at a house in the 7500 block of Ballinshire S. Drive.
Officer Jim Gillespie of IMPD said Rodgers’ wife called police.
“We have a male victim that has lost his life,” Gillespie said. “The family is having to deal with that and they’re frustrated and we’re frustrated, and the whole community is frustrated. Any death is unnecessary.” Continue reading
The woman killed in a DUI crash Sunday morning near University of Louisville has been identified as Lydia “LaLa” Logsdon. She was 24.
Logsdon, of Louisville, was killed in a vehicle after Shawn Murphy, 45, ran a red light at Floyd Street and Central Avenue, in Louisville. Murphy was traveling near Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium early Sunday morning when he struck another vehicle, according to his arrest report.
Police said Murphy walked away from the crash scene but was arrested a short distance away. His charges include manslaughter and leaving the scene of an accident, among others.
Logsdon was a passenger in the car that was struck. The driver of the car was transported to University Hospital with serious injuries. The name of the that driver was not immediately released. Murphy was pronounced dead at the scene.
Murphy also is charged with possession of both a controlled substance as well as drug paraphernalia. His arrest report indicated that a pipe found in his car “contained residue consistent with methamphetamines.” Continue reading
A man found stabbed to death inside a home in Ramseur, NC, early Monday morning is the father of a man who made news in June for committing a home invasion in the same area.
Eugene Cleve Staley Sr. has been identified by the State Bureau of Investigation as the man found dead in a Ramseur home. He was 47. His son, Eugene Cleve Staley jr., made headlines along with a female accomplice after they were arrested for assaulting a man in his home last summer.
Early Monday morning, Staley Sr. was found inside a home on Columbia Avenue. The call came in around 2:45 a.m. from a neighbor who reported that the victim’s 8-year-old son ran to tell them something was wrong. According to the neighbors, the boy ran to them with no shoes or shirt. He also had a wound to his arm. The boy is currently in the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Continue reading
Former New England Patriots wide receiver Terry Glenn has died at age 43, according to news reports.
Fire officials in Irving say Glenn, a former Ohio State Buckeyes star player, died early Monday after a car crash, The Dallas Morning News’ SportsDay and KRLD-FM report.
Former teammate Damien Woody on Twitter also expressed his condolences.
Glenn played for the New England Patriots, Green Bay Packers and Dallas Cowboys. Continue reading
Charles Manson — the man who masterminded one of the most heinous murder sprees in American history — is dead … this according to the sister of his famous victim.
Debra Tate tells TMZ she received a call from the prison telling her Manson died 8:13 PM Sunday.
The prison is contacting all of the victims’ families.
Manson was recently wheeled into Bakersfield hospital and escorted by 5 uniformed cops. Our sources had said at the time, “It’s just a matter of time.” He was covered in blankets and looked ashen in the gurney.
Barcelona Wine Bar employee, Chelsea Beller, 29, was killed during a brutal robbery early Sunday.
As the restaurant was closing, three males entered and tied up the employees with electrical tape. Beller was forced to take the suspects upstairs to open the safe; then she was shot.
Atlanta Police responded to a person shot call at the Barcelona Wine Bar in the 1000 block of Howell Mill Road around 1:45 a.m., and discovered the woman with a gunshot wound in the shoulder, located in the upstairs area of the restaurant. The Fulton County Medical Examiner later identified her as Chelsea Beller of Atlanta. Continue reading
TMZ is reporting, doctors caring for Partridge Family star singer, David Cassidy’s condition has taken a turn for the worse.
Cassidy’s health has deteriorated to the point the singer is in ICU with his family who are preparing for their final goodbyes.
Sources now tell us David has taken a turn for the worse … he now has a breathing tube and doctors say David’s prospects are grim. As one source puts it, “There’s really no issue anymore for a transplant. It’s futile.” source
Doctors have summoned David’s immediately family — his son and ex-wife — back to the hospital for what could be their final visit, reports TMZ.
Trader Joe’s is recalling several of its popular packaged salads brands after a supplier said there may be shards of glass and or hard plastic contained inside.
The grocery chain said Saturday on its website that packages of white meat chicken salad, curried white chicken deli salad and turkey cranberry apple salad sold in some areas that expire from Nov. 10-21 could be contaminated.
The products are labeled with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s “inspected” code P-40299.
The warning applies to white meat chicken and curried white chicken deli salads sold in Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma or Texas. Continue reading
Girls actress Lena Dunham is taking some serious heat on the Internet after defending a male show writer who has been accused of sexual assault.
And now it seems that Dunham is not only losing masses of fans, but also some of her employees, this evident as her newsletter writer, Zinzi Clemmons, just quit on Twitter.
Clemmons wrote the open letter announcing her immediate resignation from her duties writing Lena Dunham’s “Lenny letter.” Continue reading