Gunman has been identified as Kevin Jansen Neil. His wife found dead in their home. Investigators believe her killing led to other incidents. 7 children among 14 victims of shooting.
The Associated Press reports that the wife of the suspected shooter has been found dead in a nearby home, bringing the death toll in the incident to six people.
Before police shot Neil dead, he killed four people — including a neighbor — and injured at least 10 others in a string of shootings that spanned at least seven sites in the small community of Rancho Tehama, west of Corning, police said. Continue reading
A woman flying with her support pig was given her marching orders after the havoc-wreaking hog began annoying passengers by walking up and down the aisles.
After attempts to strap the barnyard animal to an armrest failed the woman was told to take her pig and take a hike.
One shocked traveler said the brown swine looked around 70-80 pounds as it was tossed over the unidentified woman’s shoulder and hauled off the flight.
Others initially thought it was a duffel bag – but were given the shock of their lives when it began oinking on board the US Airways flight out of Connecticut. University professor Jonathan Skolnik told ABC: “It turns out it wasn’t a duffel bag. We could smell it and it was a pig on a leash. “She tethered it to the armrest next to me and started to deal with her stuff, but the pig was walking back and forth. “I was terrified, because I was thinking I’m gonna be on the plane with the pig.” Continue reading
Justin Rey has been named as the 35-year-old Missouri husband accused of dismembering and abandoning the corpse of his wife, Jessica Rey. Police believe Rey’s children were in the Kansas City hotel room as he dismembered and disposed of their mother’s body.
Rey, 35, is charged with abandonment of a corpse and endangering the welfare of a child. Their two children, who were placed in protective custody, are age two and a newborn born on Oct. 20.
According to court records filed Wednesday, police believe Rey’s children were in the Kansas City hotel room as he dismembered and disposed of their mother’s body. Jessica Rey’s dismembered body was found inside a cooler at a Lenexa storage facility on October 24. Continue reading
The woman struck and killed by an Amtrak train Tuesday morning in Florence has been identified as Debra Cox, according to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken.
Cox, 49 of Florence, was struck at the intersection of Barringer and Pine Street by the train at approximately 11:40 a.m.. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Florence County Coroner’s Office and Florence Police Department are investigating the incident.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends at this difficult time. Continue reading
UPDATE: Authorities now saying at least 5 are dead including the shooter.
At least three people have been killed at Rancho Tehama School, Stagecoach Rd, Corning, CA, in an elementary school shooting.
“I know of at least three deaths,” Tehama County Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston told KCRA. It is unknown at this time whether any of the students are among the dead. A 6-year-old is undergoing treatment for two gunshot wounds and a second child was reportedly shot in the leg.
Several students have been airlifted out of the premises at Rancho Tehama School as a result of the shooting, which officials say began at 8am. The shooter has been killed by law enforcement. Continue reading
A Tampa, Florida principal and teacher, Michael Hoskinson, and his wife, Kimberly, each face child abuse charges after a domestic incident earlier this month.
Hoskinson, principal of Coleman Middle School, and his wife, Kimberly, a Plant High School teacher, were both been arrested and charged with child abuse.
Arrest records say, back on November 2, Kimberly yelled at and then pushed a teenager, while Michael punched the victim in the chest, knocking the victim down and leaving a bruise. Investigators say Michael later sent the victim a threatening text message suggesting he was angry about messages he had found on the victim’s cell phone. Continue reading
Indianapolis pastor Davey Blackburn, whose pregnant wife was killed in a home invasion, is engaged – days before the second anniversary of Amanda Blackburn‘s death.
The case against three men charged in the brutal 2015 killings has not yet been been adjudicated. Blackburn announced the pending wedding bells in a lengthy blog post on Tuesday morning.
He says he had apprehensions dating at first because he’s easily recognized by people who know his family’s story. He wrote in the blog, “I couldn’t be seen out in public with a girl! Everywhere I went in the city I’d regularly get stopped by people who knew my story. What would people say about the pastor who lost his wife a year ago to murder and was going out on the town with random girls?” Continue reading
A Shreveport City Council member Jerry Bowman has been rushed to a hospital after experiencing severe chest pains.
Councilman Bowman was transported for treatment of some type of medical condition.
He had been attending a council work session Monday afternoon.
Kaden Campbell was identified as the Georgia Tech student struck and killed while crossing the roadway on the Downtown Connector Friday night.
Officials say 19-year-old Campbell was walking across the southbound lanes of I-85 at I-75 around 11 p.m. when he was hit by an SUV.
Campbell was found by police deceased at the scene.
The driver stayed on the scene and no charges are expected.
The Atlanta Police Department’s traffic unit is investigating the accident.
Two services will be held for Campbell, one in Snellville and a second in St. Mary’s where the 19-year-old will be laid to rest. Continue reading
Trista LaShell Smith has been named as the woman killed a one-vehicle accident in Lyon County early Saturday morning. Dalton Johnson, who was the driver, was injured in the crash, according to police.
Lyon County Deputies say they were called to the 200 Block of Road 180 just before 3 a.m. Saturday on reports of an auto accident. Both, Smith and Johnson were transported by ambulance to Newman Regional Hospital for their injuries. Smith was later transported by helicopter to Stormont-Vail Hospital. Smith died from her injuries.
According to the investigation, a black 2014 Chevrolet Silverado was driving westbound, by Dalton Johnson, 28, of Chase County. He lost control of the vehicle and drove into the south ditch where he hit two trees and stopped against a third. Continue reading