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March 17, 2017

Hussy acquitted in sex-for-repairs case

Report an error A second housing worker, Charles Coleman, faces trial on similar charges March 29. BALTIMORE — After a key witness failed to show up in court, a judge has acquitted an ex-maintenance worker of charges that he demanded sex from a woman in exchange for repairs at a …

Ferguson protester gets 25 years for shooting two cops

Louis County judge sentenced Williams on Friday. Jeffrey Williams was found guilty in December of first-degree assault and other crimes in the March 12, 2015, shooting. A St. His attorney, Jerryl Christmas, is planning to appeal. Williams has claimed another man with him was the real shooter. Report an error …

Woman, teen allegedly caught having sex in laundry room

Report an error Tweet Kelly Zawodniak, 31, has been charged with institutional sexual assault and corruption of minors after allegedly having inappropriate relations with a pair of teens. Kelly Zawodniak. (Screengrab) Print this story Officials at Adelphoi Village fired Zawodniak shortly after her arrest. Many were sexual in nature (and) …

Dog deformed by Thai butcher thriving in new home

“Unfortunately in Thailand people do eat dog meat, and a person had a machete and he was trying to cut her head off,” Quigley said. Karen Quigley and Michelle Weirich raised more than $11,000 through a fundraising website to adopt and care for the 2-year-old mixed breed dog, named Teresa. …

Hiker has hand blown off in campfire explosion

Change text size for the story Kunkel says the explosion, which happened about 10:20 p.m. Wednesday, badly damaged the man’s hand and that doctors are unlikely to try to reattach it. (Getty Images) Tweet “There was 18 inches of snow on the mountain. And it was dark. “It’s rocky terrain …

Ohio cop charged with pointing AR-15 at fellow officers

(Getty Images) He’s been charged with using weapons while intoxicated and disorderly conduct. Court records didn’t indicate if he has an attorney. Jenkins has been a Cincinnati police officer since 2002. Change text size for the story Tweet Print this story Report an error “We got a guy in this …

Stripper took money to sell her baby, backed out

She is wanted on charges of theft and dealing in infant children. Lycoming County Detective William Weber tells Pennlive.com that 22-year-old Keanaendigo James signed a notarized agreement in April to sell her daughter, who was born in July. The baby is safe with her father. Detectives learned about the deal …

Infant rescued, revived from submerged SUV

Report an error Change text size for the story Thursday in Glen Carbon, Illinois, when fire broke out at a home owned by Cristy Lynn Campbell. It all began at 5:15 a.m. Louis. An adult died in the fire but six children, siblings ranging up to age 14, escaped. Glen …