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JULY 31--A New York City man was charged today with posting YouTube videos in which he claimed to have poisoned thousands of bottles of Gerber baby food in a bid to kill black babies. According to federal investigators, Anton Dunn--using the alias "Trashman" and wearing a ski mask in his clips--created three videos claiming that the baby food had been tainted with cyanide. In one video, according a federal criminal complaint unsealed today, Dunn,… Continue
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A 20-year-old man, out on bond on a charge of second-degree murder, will be arraigned today on a first-degree murder charge in the death of his 2-year-old daughter.
Police believe D'Andre Blake hit his daughter, Dre-Ona, several times Monday night while potty-training her. He lived with the girl and her mother in the second floor, corner unit in the 1200 block of Turkey Run Lane at Highland Creek Apartments off Winchester.
The toddler was… Continue
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Jasmine Sanders was hit by a bullet last week in South Los Angeles while playing with other children, police say. By Richard Winton, Los Angeles Times Staff Writer
July 31, 2008
In a twist that left a neighborhood stunned, the 13-year-old cousin of an 8-year-old girl who was shot and killed while playing outside a South Los Angeles apartment building last week was charged Tuesday with her murder, authorities said.… Continue
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LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. -- Police arrested a Gwinnett County man Wednesday on charges he raped a 17-year-old girl while the suspect was out of jail on a work release program.
The suspect was a prisoner at the Gwinnett County Comprehensive Correctional Facility, but he was released each day to go to work. He returned to the jail each night.
RACHEL KIM: Work-Release Prisoner Charged With Rape
Investigators said the suspect met the… Continue
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Police have arrested one man and are looking for another man in connection with a shooting on Doolittle Road Tuesday.
The shooting happened just before 5:30 a.m. in the 100 block of Doolittle Road, police said. A 29-year-old woman was shot once in the upper torso and is being treated for serious injuries.
According to police the shooting happened after the shooter and the victim… Continue
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Police were searching for an inmate from the Bertie-Martin Regional Jail.
Shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday, Danyashi Terrell Wood escaped custody, one day after he was sentenced to serve 93 months on several charges including assault with a deadly weapon, assault on a police officer, resisting arrest and being a habitual felon, according to a news release from the Bertie County Sheriff’s Office.
Police said he is considered armed and… Continue
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Police have charged a member of the security staff at a night club where another security guard was shot earlier this week with extortion, abduction and impersonating a police officer.
Early Monday, a security staffer at Club Mystique, in the 1500 block of General Booth Boulevard, was shot after an argument broke out. The victim, whose identity was not released, is in critical condition. A 21-year-old man has been charged in the… Continue
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This Miami born diva has been in quite a few music videos such as, Nelly’s Shake Your Tailfeather, Kanye West’s Workout Plan, Twista’s Overnight Celebrity, and the well noted Petey Pablo video Freek a Leek where she shines. She’s also been in videos with artists like Lil Jon, Ying Yang Twins, Chingy, Ghostface Killah, etc.
You can also catch her spreads and photos in magazines ranging like The Source, King and XXL.… Continue
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Rap promoter Jason Mathis was found guilty yesterday of murdering two Kansas City, Missouri men, following in the footsteps of associate Andre “Mac Minister” Dow, who was convicted of the same crime last week in a separate trial.
As SOHH previously reported, Bay Area, California rapper and promoter Mac Minister was found guilty in the May 2005 slaying of hip-hop artist Anthony “Fat Tone” Watkins and Jermaine “Cowboy” Akins on July… Continue
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The album drops September 23rd, A, “Hi Hater,” remix will be releasing soon…
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Lil Wayne lands at number five on the Billboard 200 after moving just over 85,000 copies of Tha Carter III, moving him withing striking distance of the two million mark overall.
The Cash Money star’s has now sold 1,997, 218 copies of his latest album.
Nas, who last week came in at number one on the charts, is holding onto the number eight slot with his untitled project. The New York lyricist pushed 63,000 copies of hist… Continue
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Not all rappers are dumb as doorknobs. Rapper Ludacris, real name Chris Bridges, knew exactly what he was doing when he called Sen. Hillary Clinton the B-word on his new track in support of Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama.
“Hillary hated on you, so that bitch is irrelevant,” declared Luda on the track titled “Politics: Obama is Here” As you can imagine, the track is causing quite a commotion in the… Continue
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GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - According to Harrison County Assistant District Attorney Chris Schmidt, 25-year-old Michael Eugene Welch was convicted on three counts of aggrevated assault. It took only an hour for the jury to reach that verdict.
In March of 2007, a drive-by shooting in Gulfport occurred near Crossroads Mall. Three brothers were in a car and were shot at a stoplight at Community Road and Highway 49. One of the brothers had superficial… Continue
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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
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A well-known Alabama minister who once lived in North Texas is charged with killing his wife and storing her body in a freezer, among other charges.
Sheriff's deputies on Monday arrested Anthony Hopkins, 37, who graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in Dallas in 1989.
Mobile police said Hopkins killed his 36-year-old wife, Arletha, and placed her body in a freezer. They said the woman had not been seen in public for at least… Continue
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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
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