BROOKSVILLE - A Bushnell man was arrested on a charge of carjacking today after the victim identified him as her attacker later this morning, authorities said.
Tony James Smith, 23, was arrested and taken to the Hernando County Jail, where he was being held on a $100,000 bond.
A Hernando County Sheriff's deputy responded to the corner of Twigg Street and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard shortly after 2:10 a.m. when he came upon the… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on August 31, 2008 at 1:00pm —
WEST MEMPHIS, AR – Police say a West Memphis High School student has been arrested for the aggravated robberies of one convenience store.
According to Captain Donald Oakes with the West Memphis Police Department, 18 year-old Brandon Smith robbed the Flash Market convenience store at 600 Broadway Street in West Memphis.
Captain Oaks says the teen first robbed the business on July 9, 2008. Smith walked into the store around 3:00 a.m.,… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on August 20, 2008 at 5:41pm —
INDIANAPOLIS -- A neighborhood feud ended Monday evening with a pregnant teenager shot and several juveniles under arrest, police said.
Officers were called to the 2800 block of Draper Street just before 7 p.m., said Indianapolis police Sgt. Matthew Mount.
They found Ashley Johnson, 19 with a gunshot wound to her hand. Johnson -- who is pregnant -- was transported to Methodist Hospital in stable condition. Officers also witnessed a… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on August 19, 2008 at 7:38pm —
FAYETTEVILLE - Two men were arrested Thursday in connection with Wednesday's Arvest Bank robbery on Garland Avenue.
Marcus L. Green, 32, 1665 Boxley Ave., was arrested in connection with felony aggravated robbery and two counts of felony theft of property.
Fayetteville police believe Green was the man seen on Arvest Bank's surveillance video pulling a .22-caliber handgun on a… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on August 16, 2008 at 4:02am —
ROCK HILL, S.C. -- A man accused of violently kidnapping a woman from a Rock Hill restaurant is in jail, according to the Horry County Sheriff's Department.
Authorities said Clinton Mason abducted his ex-girlfriend, Brittany Johnson, from a Taco Bell restaurant on Cherry Road Friday afternoon.
Deputies in Horry County arrested and booked Mason into jail early Saturday morning.
Eyewitnesses said they saw Mason drag Johnson… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on August 10, 2008 at 5:21pm —
INDIANAPOLIS -- The mother of a 7-month-old boy found alone in what police called a filthy apartment was arrested early Wednesday on suspicion of neglect.
Officers discovered the boy alone in an apartment at 735 W. 11th Street just after 11 p.m. Tuesday.
Police said the door to the apartment was ajar and that the residence was littered with trash and garbage. There did not appear to be any food in the apartment, officers said. Several… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on July 31, 2008 at 12:09am —
PITTSBURGH -- Two West Virginia University basketball players are accused of scuffling with police and underage drinking after an altercation at a Pittsburgh Pirates game.
Joe Mazzulla and Cameron Thoroughman were arrested Monday at PNC Park, where the Pirates were playing the Colorado Rockies.
According to a criminal complaint, the WVU basketball players were drunk, belligerent, violent and fought to control at the ball game Monday… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on July 31, 2008 at 12:00am —
An Engleside man has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl.
Detectives arrested Timothy Champion, 30, after the child told family members what happened. Police say the victim was playing with a friend and Champion at an Engleside-area home. At some point, police say, he held the girl down, kissed her and touched her inappropriately.
Police took Champion to the Fairfax County (web|news) Adult Detention… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on July 30, 2008 at 11:58pm —
Allhiphop.com has confirmed that Bay Area rapper Keak Da Sneak was arrested on July 10 and charged with four felony counts.
The arrest occurred around 11 PM in Sacramento, a few hours after Keak
had attended a funeral. The apprehension left the Hyphy pioneer with
unspecified injuries which he was treated for. Afterward, he was booked
on firearms charges and resisting arrest.
Keak remained detained over the past… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on July 18, 2008 at 2:00pm —
TMZ is reporting: Former UFC light heavyweight champ Quinton "Rampage" Jackson got busted just minutes ago, and is currently in custody on the way to the clink -- but not before he was ordered to the ground, cops nearby with guns drawn.
Law enforcement sources tell us, Rampage was in a car crash near Newport Beach (that's near Laguna Beach in the O.C.) and then split the scene. Cops gave chase and eventually caught up and charged him with… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on July 16, 2008 at 12:13pm —
MANSFIELD, Mass. (June 30) - New England Patriots defensive back Willie Andrews was held without bail Monday after allegedly pointing a handgun at his girlfriend's head. Andrews was arrested Monday after the alleged incident that occurred at about 1 a.m. after he returned home and an argument began between him and his girlfriend, according to Gregg Miliote, director of communications for the Bristol County district attorney's… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on July 2, 2008 at 12:01pm —
KSDK -- A Florissant teen was arrested Tuesday and charged with the murder of a 19-year-old over a gold chain, St. Louis Metropolitan Police said.
According to Erica Van Ross, a police spokesperson, investigators have charged 18-year-old Marquise Atkins with one count of first-degree murder, one count of robbery and two counts of armed criminal action.
Police said the victim, Terrance Mims, was walking home in the 5100 block of… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on June 25, 2008 at 12:43pm —
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. (MyFox Atlanta) – The estranged husband of one of the two women murdered in a DeKalb County home Sunday was arrested in the case. Thirty-four-year-old Demetrius Russell was charged with two counts of murder. Police said Russell and his wife were separated.
The two women were killed early Sunday morning in their Decatur home, leaving six children without their mothers. Police suspect the children were at the home on Eastwood… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on June 23, 2008 at 11:19pm —
God was busted today.
At high noon.
For selling cocaine. Near a church.
God Lucky Howard, 39, described in jail records as a mortgage broker, was arrested by Tampa police. He was charged with one count each of delivery of cocaine within 1,000 feet of a church, a school and public housing; one count each of delivery of cocaine with intent to sell within 1,000 feet of a church, a school and public housing; and two counts of… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on June 22, 2008 at 11:33am —
TAMPA - Kelverick Lewis thought his infant son needed to go to the hospital, and he got enraged after Tampa Fire Rescue arrived on scene Wednesday night and said the child was fine, Tampa police say.
The 20-year-old Tampa man threatened to shoot two firefighters trained as emergency medical technicians, Jeffrey Allred and Tony Kupsis, unless they took the child to the hospital, a police report states. Lewis grabbed a semi-automatic pistol,… Continue
Added by USDA2DAY Staff on June 18, 2008 at 4:00am —