Recovered bodies of deputy, arrested woman found in river

DECATUR, TN – The bodies of a newly-appointed deputy and a woman he had detained were found in the Tennessee River, approximately 24 hours after their disappearance. Meigs County Deputy R.J. Leonard was reported missing Wednesday night following a response to a call near a highway bridge. Leonard’s first interaction with dispatchers occurred at approximately 9:48 pm local time, after which he took a woman into custody and began transport to the Meigs County jail, …

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Teen calls 911 after allegedly murdering her father and younger brother

RENO, NV – A 17-year-old girl from Nevada is facing serious charges in connection to the tragic shooting deaths of her father and young brother inside their Reno residence, as reported by local authorities. The girl, identified as Mashenka Reid, stands charged with two counts of open murder along with one count of attempted murder. Reid’s arrest took place this past Friday following a distressing 911 call she made herself, in which she confessed to …

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Abusive caregivers charged with 10-year-old’s disturbing death

HONOLULU, HI – A chilling case of child abuse has emerged from Honolulu, with the arrest of two caregivers and a woman associated with them in the horrific death of a 10-year-old girl. The victim, Geanna Bradley, apparently succumbed to prolonged abuse and neglect, chronic starvation, and injuries stemming from blunt force assault. Legal guardians Brandy and Thomas Blas, along with Debra Geron, deemed Geanna’s non-biological grandmother, were taken into custody on February 8. They …

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Three kids found dead in burning car, two women also murdered

CARMAN, CANADA – A series of gruesome discoveries made on Sunday led to the arrest of a 29-year-old man in Carman, a small town in central Manitoba province, Canada. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) suspect the man of murdering five individuals known to him- two women and three children. The chain of incidents began on Sunday morning. Initially, authorities came across a deceased woman’s body located on the side of a road. A few hours …

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Husband charged in connection with wife’s suspicious death at retirement home

LAWRENCEVILLE, GA – A startling crime took place within a senior care facility in Gwinnett County, Georgia. An elderly man has been detained in connection to his wife’s suspicious death. The alleged incident unfolded at the Linwood Estates Gracious Retirement Living located on Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road. Emergency personnel initially arrived at the scene around 10 a.m. but quickly suspected foul play after discovering a deceased elderly woman in one of the rooms. Cpl. Juan Madiedo of …

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Couple arrested for neglect after home with three children found in horrid condition

BUNNELL, FL – A couple in Florida were taken into custody on Tuesday following the discovery of three minors living in squalid conditions at their residence, according to law enforcement. The Bunnell Police Department initially responded to a dispute between neighbors at the home of Michelle Sofia, 38, and her live-in partner, Willie London, 41. The couple were living with Sofia’s three children, ages 11, 12, and 17. Upon arrival, the officers’ focus shifted after …

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Deputy arrested after beating up his 13-year-old daughter for using a tablet

ORANGE COUNTY, FL – An Orange County deputy was arrested in Volusia County on Wednesday. Accused of assaulting his 13-year-old daughter over her use of a tablet, Tristan Chattic, 39, now faces felony aggravated child abuse charges. Chattic, who joined the Orange County Sheriff’s Office in February 2015, has been stripped of his law enforcement duties and placed on leave without pay while the investigation into his conduct continues. As specified in the arrest affidavit …

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Beauty pageant queen charged with toddler’s murder

AMERICUS, GA – Trinity Poague, an 18-year-old beauty queen from Georgia, has been arrested in relation to the death of a toddler, law enforcement officials have reported. Currently holding the title of Miss Donalsonville, Poague was apprehended on Friday, according to Sumter County Sheriff’s Office jail records. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) was prompted to probe into the toddler’s death by the Georgia Southwestern State University Police Department on the afternoon of January 14. …

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Granny involved in murder plot captured leaving the country

MIAMI, FL – In a shocking turn of events, a 73-year-old grandmother, Donna Adelson, was apprehended at Miami International Airport, caught in the crosshairs of an alleged murder-for-hire plot against her former son-in-law. The arrest, captured on video, disrupted her and her husband’s plans to board a one-way flight to Vietnam. The video footage reveals a surprised Adelson being escorted by law enforcement through the bustling airport and into a waiting patrol car. She voiced …

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Man arrested after fatal shooting and police standoff in Florida

TAMPA, FL – Florida law enforcement apprehended a man with a violent history on Wednesday, following an episode that resulted in a woman’s death, injuries to two others, and shots fired at police officers. Responding to a call about gunfire at a Tampa residence, police officers found themselves in a dangerous situation as Michael Banks, 42, allegedly began shooting at them. The officers managed to subdue Banks without any injuries, according to statements from Police …

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