SEDALIA, Mo. (AP/KSNT) — The hunt for a registered sex offender suspected of killing his ex-girlfriend and her son intensified Thursday after police raided but failed to find anyone inside a home in western Missouri, where the man was charged last month for allegedly keeping the woman confined in a wooden box. 648 more words
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WINNIPEG — A high-risk sex offender who has been in and out of jail for years is once again wanted by police.
Winston George Thomas, 38, was released from Headingley Correctional Centre on May 6 and failed to comply with court orders in the past three weeks. 188 more words
HABERSHAM COUNTY, Ga. — A former Mt. Airy, Ga. police chief and his wife are headed to jail for allegedly keeping four adopted children locked in a room for years with little food. 500 more words
CRUEL AND UNUSUAL PUNISHMENT
I couldn’t believe anyone could be so cold and inhuman when I read this story, it literally broke my heart.
I could tell I wasn’t alone, because even after this heartless sentence was announced, the newsperson that wrote this article still used the word “allegedly”. 46 more words
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – The Legislature appears poised to pass a bill aimed at stemming South Carolina’s persistently high rates of domestic violence, following weeks of behind-the-scenes negotiations between the House and Senate. 99 more words
UPDATE: May 21 – Vancouver Police say Gary Vogrig is back in custody.
Shortly before 7 p.m. on Wednesday, 51-year-old Vogrig was seen drinking near Second Beach in Stanley Park. 178 more words