Russell Kirkpatrick, 48, was declared to be a dangerous offender and sentenced to an indefinite term in prison after he pleaded guilty to the vicious assault and rape of a 61-year-old woman in a Toronto cemetery.
The verdict is in for Michael Dunn. He has not been convicted of first-degree murder for the killing of Jordan Davis, 17, an unarmed black teenager, for playing what Dunn described as "thug music" loudly.
Police in Corfu have arrested an illegal Afghan immigrant after he robbed a 20-year-old student and callously threw her over an eight-meter coastal wall. Police were surprised to find the Afghan had tattoos of swastikas and other Nazi symbols on his body.
New Glasgow -
The 77-year-old woman faces a charge of attempted murder after her current husband was taken to hospital. The woman has previous convictions in Nova Scotia and Florida that include one for manslaughter in the death of a previous husband.
A married couple in northwest Germany fell seriously ill after drinking Capri Sun pouches. The police believe the fruit drinks were tampered with after being purchased, and are treating the case as an attempted murder.
Thinking ahead and anticipating a verbal confrontation when he picked up his son for a court-ordered visitation, a Florida man activated his iPhone and was able to record his mother-in-law firing three shots at him, striking him twice.
Last week, a driver was nearly killed on the A12 in Essex when a maniac heaved a concrete slab through her front windscreen from a bridge. To date the person(s) responsible have not been arrested as police warn of copycat attacks.
The sexual assault case against Dominique Strauss-Kahn was dismissed because his accuser was considered “not credible” as a witness, but many people have been brought to trial and even convicted on far less credible evidence.
Los Angeles -
A former Playmate of the Year is now facing charges of attempted murder after years of alleged abuse from her husband. On October 16 Victoria Rathgeb is accused of shooting her husband at close range in Hollywood.
A group of friends in Toronto were at a party in the early hours of Sunday on Bloor Street West near Shaw Street when a party member shot another. A Canada-Wide Warrant has been issued for the suspect.