Notorious MS-13 Gang Member Street Named “Animal” Sentenced To 50 Years In Brutal MA Murder

A member of the notorious MS-13 street gang who goes by the street name, “Animal,” admitted to the 2015 killing of a teenage boy in Massachusetts and was sentenced to 40 years in prison, officials said Tuesday.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Massachusetts announced, Joel Martinez, 23, who went by the moniker “Animal,” will be subject to deportation once he’s released from federal prison.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office said that Martinez was secretly recorded by a cooperating witness where he acknowledged being a member of MS-13 and admitting his role in the killing. Continue reading

FL Police Arrest Man After Climbs Clearwater Beach Jungle Gym Shouts Vulgar “Birds & Bees” Lesson To Kids

Meet Otis Dawayne Ryan, (or not,) the Florida man arrested Sunday after police said he climbed a Clearwater park playground jungle gym and shouted an unsolicited lesson on childbirth to a group of frightened children.

Ryan, 30, yelled using “inappropriate language” while explaining “where babies come from” to a group of 4 and 6 year olds playing nearby.

Parents rushed in to remove children from the area of the Clearwater Beach, FL, playground. Continue reading

Deceased Shooter ID’d In Panama City FL Shooting As 49-Year-Old Kevin Robert Holroyd

The suspect in a standoff with police is dead, said several law enforcement agencies on Tuesday.

According to authorities, 49-year-old Kevin Robert Holroyd died after an hours-long standoff.

The victim has been identified in an ongoing Panama City, Florida, police-involved standoff, as Clinton Street.

Street, 30, was killed at a residence on White Heron Drive, Santa Rosa Beach, FL.

It is not known what led to Street’s death or who the suspect is, but the sheriff’s office said in a tweet that the two incidents are related. Continue reading

Dennis Dillard ID’d As Victim In Las Vegas Tropicana Ave & Arville Street Fatal Shooting

Dennis Dillard has been identified as the victim found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds near Arville St & W Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas, NV., Monday morning.

Dennis Keith Dillard Jr., 50, from Pahrump, Nevada, was later pronounced dead at an area hospital early Monday.

Metro homicide Lt. Ray Spencer said a bystander initially reported the incident to dispatch as a car crash shortly after midnight on Rogers Street, near Tropicana Avenue and Arville Street. The witness approached the driver of the vehicle and noticed a man suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest, police said. Continue reading

Missing OH Man Thomas Damron Body Pulled From Toledo Swan Creek

Thomas Damron has been identified as the missing Ohio man whose body was pulled from Swan Creek Sunday, the Lucas County Coroner’s Office said.

The coroner’s office says 28-year-old Damron was located in an area of the Swan Creek Preserve Metropark, located at 4301 Airport Hwy., Toledo, OH.

Police were able to establish Damron’s identity with the help of family members who had reported him missing earlier in the day. Continue reading

16-Year-Old Dawnta Harris Charged Murder “Intentionally” Drove Over Baltimore Officer Amy Caprio

Baltimore Police confirmed 16-year-old Dawnta Harris arrested Monday admitted to purposely running over Baltimore Officer Amy Caprio.

In total, four suspects were taken in custody in Caprio’s murder committed during a burglary Monday afternoon in a residential neighborhood in Perry Hall.

Harris has admitted to running Caprio over with a Jeep and is being charged as an adult, according to charging documents. Continue reading

Philip Banks ID’d As PA Victim In Monday “Targeted” Fatal York City Shooting

The coroner has identified Philip Trent Banks Jr., as the victim in Monday’s fatal shooting in York City.

Banks, 20, was fatally shot in the first block of North Franklin Street in what police are calling a “targeted shooting.”

Banks was pronounced dead at 4:54 p.m. on May 21, the York County Coroner confirmed.

York City Police responded to North Franklin Street around 4 p.m. Upon arrival, officers found an adult male, who was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say the victim was targeted. Continue reading

Off-Duty NJ State Trooper, Marine Reservist ID’d As Victim In Fiery Greenwich PA Fatal Crash

Off-duty New Jersey state police trooper, Brian McNally, has been identified as the man killed in a fiery Pennsylvania crash Sunday.

McNally, 30, who also served as a Marine Corps reservist, was on his way home from weekend duty when the crash occurred. He was stationed at the NJ State Police Washington barracks in Warren County.

McNally, of Bedminster, NJ., was entering a construction zone eastbound on I-78 in Greenwich when he struck the rear of a slow moving semi-truck around 6:30 p.m.

As McNally approached slowing traffic near a construction zone, authorities say McNally moved from the left lane into the right before rear-ending a tractor-trailer. His vehicle and the rear of the trailer caught fire, and McNally was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later. Continue reading

Dustin Grice ID’d As Ore Man Found Dead Behind Beloit Elementary School

Oregon Authorities have identified Dustin Grice as the man found dead behind a Beloit elementary school on Saturday morning.

Town of Beloit Police Department says they responded to the parking lot of Townview Elementary School around 9:30 a.m. on reports of a deceased male.

Upon arrival, police located Dustin A. Grice, 29, dead. Officers determined the he had been deceased of a drug overdose for several hours. They do not believe the incident leading up to his death occurred on school grounds. Continue reading

Former Utah Resident Dmitri Bullard ID’d As 24-Year-Old ORE Victim In Gresham Police-Involved Shooting

Dmitri Bullard has been identified as the man shot and killed during a Gresham police-involved shooting Friday morning.

Officials say Bullard, 24, was threatening officers with a hatchet when he was fatally shot. Police said Bullard had recently relocated to the area from Farmington, Utah.

Just before 12 a.m. Friday, officers responded to the report of a man prowling vehicles in southeast Gresham. Officers located the suspect vehicle near Southwest Butler Road and Southeast Regner Road. When they attempted to stop the vehicle, Bullard fled westbound on SW Butler. Officers did not pursue, according to police. Continue reading