Armando Frank Family “This Is A Shock To Our Whole Family”

The family of Armando Frank, the man shot and killed by police after being tased in the parking lot of a Walmart in Marksville, is speaking out on social media.

Christina Augustine Todd took to Facebook to say her cousin Frank was “harmless,” and his death “a shock to our whole family.” Another Facebook user bearing the same last name as Frank provided video of the incident, (below,) commenting, “Please make this go viral. Another killing by policemen in Marksville Louisiana. Ptsd veteran!”

According to Avoyelles Parish Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Steve Martel, deputies saw the man, identified as Armando Frank, 42, who they say was wanted on several warrants, sitting on a tractor outside the store. Deputies report when they tried to arrest Frank, he began to resist and was tasered. He was reportedly tasered a second time before deputies were able to get him on the ground. Frank’s breathing then reportedly became shallow, so they called for medical assistance. Martel says Frank died at a local hospital. Continue reading

Family Members Picture Colorado Man Killed In Des Moines Iowa Car Crash

Ernest Burke Jr., of Denver, Colorado, has been named by police as the Colorado man involved in a fatal Des Moines, Iowa, car crash on Thursday. He was 74.

Burke Jr. was killed when his vehicle was struck by a pickup truck driven by David Wright, 47, of Des Moines.

Witnesses and evidence at the scene indicate Wright failed to stop at a red light at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway and Clark Street when he struck Burke’s Chevy sedan broadside as Burke entered the intersection on a green light. Continue reading

College Student Arrested After Caught Filling Roomie’s Water Bottle With Toilet Water

A Tennessee State University student Tierni Williams was arrested for filling her roommate’s water bottle with toilet water. The woman consumed the gray liquid and later became ill.

Williams was charged with adulteration of food or liquid as well as causing bodily harm.

Her unidentified roommate had diarrhea, lost her appetite and was losing weight on Oct. 5 when she discovered a Snapchat video recorded in their room, an arrest report cited by local media claims. Williams is allegedly filmed taking water out of the toilet bowl with a Styrofoam cup, according to reports. The student then took the “nasty” water to the roommates section of the dorm, laughing and cursing. She is heard saying the roommate is “gonna get sick from this,” Fox affiliate WZTV reported. Continue reading

Timothy Morrison Body Found 3 Miles Away From Explosion Site

Authorities said they have recovered the body Timothy Morrison, the worker who had been missing since a Sunday evening explosion on an oil platform in Lake Pontchartrain.

Jefferson Parish Sheriff said Morrison, 44, was found around 1 p.m. Friday on the shoreline near the St. Charles Parish line, about 3 miles west of the platform.

Morrison was one of eight men who were cleaning the Clovelly Oil Co. platform about a mile from the Kenner shoreline when the explosion occurred. The cause of the accident has not been determined. The other seven men were able to make it to a crew boat and return to shore. Continue reading

WATCH: Gold Star Wife Releases President Trump Condolence Call

Natasha De Alencar had just returned home on April 12 after making T-shirts and pillowcases in her husband’s memory when the Army casualty assistance officer told her there was someone on the phone for her. It was President Trump.

Days before, two Army men told her that her husband, Army Staff Sgt. Mark R. De Alencar, had been killed in Afghanistan on April 8. source

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Friends & Family Picture Tristian Kemp, One of Three Shot Dead In Fort Collins CO

All three people killed in an early-morning shooting near the Colorado State University campus in Fort Collins on Thursday have now been identified.

Yesterday, we told you about victim, Savannah McNealy, 22 of Fort Collins, (pictured bottom,) and today authorities have released the names of two others killed in the shooting.

Tristian Kemp, 26 of Destin, Florida, and Staff Sgt. Michael Zamora, 30 of Fort Collins were also identified as those killed in the shooting just before 2 a.m. at the Sunstone apartment complex at 720 City Park Ave. just west of the college, the Laramier County Coroner’s Office said Friday. Continue reading

Family & Friends Picture Montgomery AL Man Found Shot Dead On Buckingham Drive

19-year-old Jadairrus Grimes has been identified as the Montgomery shooting victim who died from injuries suffered Tuesday, the Montgomery Police Department has confirmed.

Grimes was shot around 10:30 a.m. in the 600 block of Buckingham Drive, near the East-South Boulevard.

Grimes was taken to Baptist Medical Center South in life-threatening condition where MPD says he succumbed to his injuries sometime Thursday. The motive and circumstances of the homicide remain under investigation. There have been no arrests made at this point. source

Anyone with information that could help with the investigation should call CrimeStoppers at 215- STOP, Secret Witness at 625-4000 or police at 625-2831.

Grimes is the 38th homicide victim in Montgomery in 2017.

Friends and family members took to social media to remember Grimes.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends at this difficult time.

Man Commits Suicide Inside Ford Plant in Woodhaven MI

Employees at a Ford stamping plant in Michigan are rattled but safe after authorities say a worker pulled a gun and shot himself.

Police were called about 9 a.m. Friday to the Ford Stamping Plant in Woodhaven on reports of a man with a gun. The identity of the man has not yet been released.

Reports surfacing on the internet say the man was a part-time worker, who had left the plant earlier in the day and returned with a gun. The disgruntled worker was engaged in some sort of wage dispute, according to those reports.

Officials told the media an employee walked into the plant to discuss a “labor dispute” armed with a gun. Police were called and said when they confronted the worker he shot himself. No other shots were fired. The man has been confirmed dead by police. Officials said when the man shot himself he dropped an unknown bag. State police say the package was inspected by dogs and found to be harmless. Police will also be sweeping the entire plant to secure the scene. Continue reading

AL Man 27 Accused Of Robbery Beating Death Of 92-Year-Old Montgomery Woman Lou Gedel

Alabama man, Rodney McQueen, has been arrested and charged with capital murder during a first-degree robbery and capital murder during a burglary in connection to the homicide of beloved 92-year-old Montgomery resident, Lou Gedel.

The Montgomery Police Department said McQueen, 27, was taken into custody late Thursday evening by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force.

MPD’s investigation found forced entry into the home and some of Gedel’s property had been taken. According to court documents, McQueen is accused of beating, stabbing and strangling the victim on Sept. 28 sometime between 7 and 10 p.m. Continue reading

Let’s Catch This POS Who Raped And Killed 13-Month-Old Girl

The U.S. marshals service is asking for the public’s help in locating a man wanted for raping and killing a 13-month-old girl.

Marshals say, Joshua Gurto, 37, was last seen in Girard, Pennsylvania and is currently wanted by the Conneaut Police Department in northern Ohio. Authorities released a photo of Gurto they retrieved from a convenience store security camera.

Gurto is roughly 5’10” and weighs about 145 lbs. Authorities say Gurto has a deformed right ear, a misaligned jaw and tattoos on his right forearm. Continue reading