There was a killing in texas that left three people dead. On December 2014 the jury said that Eric Williams was the killer for these people and he should die for the killing of these people. Cynthia Mclellend and her husband Mike Mclellend were shot to death in there home close to a suburb east of Dallas and mark hasse death but hasn’t been to trial. Authorites said that Eric Williams had stole some computer equipment and he was very upset cause that coast him his law license and job. The court has now found evidence on Eric Williams and said that he killed the people in two different incidents and Eric wife Kim testified and said she drove the getaway car and help him destroy the weapons.
All four victims killed Friday in a pair of shootings in the La Loche, Sask shootings have been identified. The victims where two teachers, Marie Janvier (aged 20) and Adam Wood (aged 35), and brothers Dayne (aged 17) and Drayden Fontaine (aged 13). Meanwhile, at least seven others have been wounded. The shooter was a 17-year-old male who have not been identified due to the Young Offenders Act. He has been charged of four accounts of first-degree murder, seven accounts of attempted murder, one account of illegal position of fire arms.
BRIDGEWATER, Ma. — Another arrest has been made in connection to the death of a South Jersey woman who was set on fire in Massachusetts, 6abc reports. Ovi Cruz is being accused of misleading police, according to prosecutors who say Cruz lied about how well he knew the man wanted for the murder of Ashley Bortner, reports say. Fernando Owens, 43, of Dorchester, Mass., is wanted for the murder of 29-year-old Bortner. Bortner, a Paulsboro native, was found Nov. 3 alongside railroad tracks in Bridgwater, Mass.
Former KKK members that included veterans supposedly committed the crime. The FBI began to scrutinize suspects who could have possibly committed the crime. Robert Chambliss was convicted in 1977 for murder because of how he had taken part in the church bombing. Thomas Edwin Blanton was also convicted for his role in this crime, in 2001, because of murder. Bobby Frank Cherry was convicted in 2002 for his role in the church bombing which was murder.
This story comes to us from the little town of Olathe Kansas via the Los Angeles Times. However, this story was also on the front-page of The New York Times. Our author, David Eulitt, leads with the defendant telling jurors he didn 't care what sentence was handed down. The author continues, Johnson County District Attorney Steve Howe had urged the jury to recommend a death sentence. The jury convicted 74-year-old Frazier Glenn Miller Jr. of capital murder for the April 2014 shootings, Eulitt notes.
The judge was judge Taylor. Sheriff Heck Tate was then called to the stand and asked what had happened on the evening on November 23. Mr. Tate said that he was called by Mr. Ewell and told that a nigger had raped his daughter, Mayella. He continued and said, when he arrived at the house, he found Mayella beaten up and that she had a black eye on the right
The lizzie borden case was an interesting case that was talked about worldwide. Lizzie’s two parents Andrew and Abby borden were killed on August 4,1892.In my opinion I think it was lizzie because of things that were found. There was hard evidence like the hatchet , poison ,and the dress. From seeing the crime scene, most people say that the murder was set up. For example.
Five years after the inhumane execution of the Clutter family, the callous perpetrators, Perry Smith and Richard Hitchcock were executed for the heinous crime. Due to their many appeals, Hitchcock and Smith managed to defer their ultimately inevitable demise for several years. The appeals were filed on the behalf of Hitchcock, claiming that the trial was biased, as well as the jury and the judge. Each appeal led to the same conclusion, that the trail was unbiased. On April 14, 1965, Both Perpetrators were executed by hanging.
Wayne Williams is currently serving a life sentence for the murders of two adult men, but prosecutors believe Williams is responsible for killing twenty-three children during a time branded as the Atlanta Child Murders (Rowson, 2015). Since his conviction in 1982 Williams has professed his innocence, which has generated vast speculation among criminal justice experts concerning Williams’s involvement in these crimes (Rowson, 2015). A recent study conducted by the Department of Justice (DOJ), the FBI, the Innocence Project, and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers revealed that before 1999 the FBI used faulty hair analysis in 96 percent of cases (Rowson, 2015). Furthermore, Williams’ attorney received a letter from the DOJ
May 1, 2001 Thomas Blanton is convicted of first-degree murder and is sentence with life in prison. May 22, 2002 Bobby Frank Cherry convicted and given sentence of four life terms. November 8, 2004 Cherry dies in prison. In 1994 Herman Frank Cash die before he could be charged with a crime. February 20, 2006 the 16th Street Baptist is declared a National Historic Landmark.
According to JK Rowling in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, “Killing is not so easy as the innocent believe.” On January 13, 1999 Hae Min Lee, a senior at Woodlawn High School, Baltimore, Maryland disappeared. Almost a month later, on February 9, 1999, her body was found lifeless in Leakin Park. Moreover, the results of the autopsy stated that the victim died of manual strangulation. In the most unfortunate cases, the crime was blamed on her ex-boyfriend, Adnan Syed, who got convicted of first degree murder serving a life sentence in jail. The question everyone’s asking is, was it right that the court decided to convict Adnan Syed?
Gacy was executed by Lethal Injection on May 9th, 1994. His last words, before he was executed, we ‘Kiss my “butt”. When Gacy was doing an interview, before he was executed, he claimed that the boys were “runaways” and that he was just “taking them out of their misery”. This was not true, according to some of the families. Gacy knew what he was doing, and was also very aware of his awful crimes.
December 24, 1975, Berkowitz began his killing spree by stabbing two women with a hunting knife, one was identified as Michelle Forman and the other has never been identified. He struck again on July 29, 1976 on two young girls, Donna Lauria, who was eighteen, and Jody Valenti, who was nineteen. He fired three shots at the girls as he approached the car they were in and while Lauria was killed, Valenti survived. Although she was not able to identify him, police were able to gain enough information to determine that a .44 caliber Bulldog gun was used. The next crime occurred on October 23, 1976, where he shot at a car and luckily the two people survived with fixable injuries.
Malcolm X was killed in 1965, and Baldwin was in London at the time, but he found out shortly after. Gloria, Baldwin’s sister, answered the call and quickly relayed the message back to him. She said, “‘Well, I’ve got to tell you because the press is on its way over here. They’ve just killed Malcolm X.’” Baldwin went on to write about why the press was on its way to him, writing about how he was wrongly believed to have falsely accused innocent people of his murder (117-118). Malcolm X was a somewhat close companion of Baldwin during the Civil Rights Movement, but the death of a closer comrade impacted Baldwin much more.