Matt Roberts, best known as a former guitarist for the band 3 Doors Down, is dead. He was 38.
According to his father, Darrell Roberts, he was traveling with his son to perform at charity event, “Rockin’ for Heroes” a benefit for veterans in West Bend, WI, when the tragedy occurred. Darrell said he often traveled with his son.
“We go up to our room, we got adjoining rooms and — he was always looking after me as his dad — so my key didn’t work and he went and came back in just a few minutes and got me a new key. Continue reading
“Love and Hip Hop Atlanta” star Momma Dee was arrested after being accused of dine and dash at a popular Milwaukee restaurant.
Cops say Dee was jailed after allegedly leaving a restaurant without paying, aka, Defrauding an innkeeper.
Law enforcement tells TMZ Dee was arrested Saturday morning in Milwaukee for, “fraud on innkeeper – nonpayment.” Continue reading
Tony Lara, the captain on Discovery Channel’s reality show, “Deadliest Catch,” has died. He was 50.
Lara during the Sturgis motorcycle rally in South Dakota on Saturday, however, his death was not believed related.
An autopsy was scheduled to be performed on Monday to determine cause of death. Continue reading
The bomb squad is on scene after an under-sand explosion at the Salty Brine State Beach in Narragansett, R.I., sent a woman several feet in the air and into some rocks.
Reps for the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management told reporters the beach was evacuated around noon on Saturday after an explosion occurred just after 11:15 a.m.
DEM crews were called after several 911 calls were received by Narragansett police and fire departments for reports of a possible explosion Continue reading
4 people have reportedly been gun down at Lil Wayne‘s home in Miami Beach today, March 11. This is a preliminary report.
Police responded to the rapper’s home after reports of shots fired. Other reports say that local police have not been able to make contact with anyone within the house. Yet another report says the incident may be the result of a “swatting,” where someone places a false 911 call in order to prompt a full force response from authorities.
S.W.A.T. is enroute. Continue reading
Brittany Weatherbee, 19, of Redding, Ca., is being sought by police after allegedly shooting her own father and then fleeing the scene in a blue 2002 Ford Explorer.
Weatherbee is currently wanted for attempted murder and should be considered armed and dangerous.
Redding Police say they responded Saturday night to a residence at around 11:25 p.m. and found Michael Mattson 35, of Shasta Lake City, lying on the ground with a single gunshot wound to his upper torso. Continue reading
Beverly Carter, a Little Rock, Arkansas, real estate agent, failed to return home after showing a vacant, bank-owned home to an unknown person.
Carter, 49, was set to show the home in a small town on the eastern outskirts of Little Rock and three days later, she is still missing.
After not hearing from her for three hours, her husband of 35 years rushed over to the house later that evening and found the door to the house open, his wife’s locked car in the driveway and no sign of Carter.
On Saturday morning, a group of approximately 250 volunteers and authorities gathered to scour the area around the home by foot and ATV for clues that could help find the missing agent. source
Adding to the ominous feeling surrounding the disappearance, Carter’s husband said he received three suspicious text messages from his wife’s phone early Friday morning around 1 a.m.
One read, “Oh, I’m out drinking with some friends,” he told THV11.com. This made him even more worried, because his wife is not a drinker, he said.
Anyone with information regarding Carter’s whereabouts are being asked to contact the sheriff’s office at (501) 340-6600.
A Filipino three-year-old who was pronounced dead suddenly woke up in a coffin during her own funeral service in Aurora, Zamboanga del Sur.
The Philippine Star reports on the incident:
[Police inspector Heidi] Teelan said while they were not the proper authority to confirm the medical case, but based on the accounts of the child’s parents, the 3-year old girl experienced severe fever for days and was brought to the clinic in the town for medical attention last Friday. Continue reading
The following video may be a microcosm of what’s wrong in the world today..
A group of beachgoers videoing a swimmer being attacked by great white shark in Manhattan beach California, at one point noting, “did you hear him scream?”
As video rolled … the great white attacked one of the swimmers. People on the pier where the video was shot initially didn’t realize someone was injured but soon thereafter it became apparent and they screamed at the people in the water to swim for their lives.
The mystery surrounding the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 just went from a mystery to conspiracy as family members of missing passengers have reported cell phones ringing, picking up, and then hanging up.. This happening after the plane had disappeared off radar.
19 families have already signed a joint statement claiming that passengers’ cell phones connected after the flight had been reported missing. In each case, the phone would ring, but the call would be hung up.
The sister of one of the Chinese passengers among the 239 people on board the missing flight rang his phone live on TV twice at 11:40 on Sunday morning and heard it ringing. She called again later that afternoon and heard it ring once more. Continue reading