Homicide. Legal news and articles for December 1 - 1, 2011

Homicide charges coming soon in Alexis Rasmussen caseTwo others charged in August homicideOre. man pleads guilty to vehicular homicideSuspect in Hammonton double homicide ID'd$11000 reward offered in Steve Toms' homicide13-year-old homicide victim mourned as suspect remains at largeToronto sees 'dramatic decline' in homicidesNorfolk homicide possible home invasion, report saysOutpouring of emotion for Edmonton's 44th homicide victim of yearHomicide victim 'a sad, lost girl crying out for help'Homicide Investigation in the Process of EliminationSuspected gang homicide rare in Camarillo, police sayDouble homicide on Lightwood Lane in Gates reportedYork County Woman Charged with Homicide in 2008 Death of Her GrandmotherYork Woman Charged With Homicide, Forgery

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Deputies investigate double homicide
WANEDecember 1, 2011

FORT RECOVERY, Oh. (WANE) - The Mercer County Sheriff's Department is investigating what it believes to be a double homicide. Deputies say it happened between the hours of 5:00PM Tuesday and 9:00AM Wednesday. Robert Grube and his daughter Colleen Grube ...more »

Toronto sees 'dramatic decline' in homicides
Toronto StarDecember 1, 2011

To date this year, 42 homicides have been reported, down from 86 in 2007. “It is a dramatic decline,” said Rosemary Gartner, a criminologist at the University of Toronto who has studied the issue for many years. There are no clear-cut reasons, ...more »

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Homicide charges coming soon in Alexis Rasmussen case
StandardNetDecember 1, 2011

OGDEN -- Homicide charges are expected soon against Eric and Dea Millerberg in the death of Alexis Rasmussen, Dea Millerberg's attorney said Wednesday. "ââ'Soon' is all we're hearing," public defender Mike Bouwhuis said, ...more »

Two others charged in August homicide
News-Press NowDecember 1, 2011

Two more men were charged Wednesday in the Aug. 22 home invasion and shooting death of Brian Ulmer, a prominent musician in the St. Joseph music scene. Prosecutor Dwight Scroggins said felony second-degree murder charges had been filed against Xavier ...more »

Ore. man pleads guilty to vehicular homicide
The Seattle TimesDecember 1, 2011

A Hillsboro, Ore., man accused of driving drunk and causing a Vancouver, Wash., crash that killed an infant has pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide. The Associated Press No comments have been posted to this article. A Hillsboro, Ore., man accused of ...more »

Suspect in Hammonton double homicide ID'd
6abc.comDecember 1, 2011

Forensic investigators removed about a dozen bags of evidence from the home as well as computer equipment on the day of the homicides. A few days later, a knife was found in the yard of a home on 12th Street in Hammonton. Authorities now say they ...more »

$11000 reward offered in Steve Toms' homicide
Columbus Ledger-EnquirerDecember 1, 2011

Wanna Barker-Wright, whose division oversees the Crime Stoppers program, said police will not mingle the two reward funds, partly because Crime Stoppers does not want to be perceived as placing more value on one homicide victim than on another. ...more »

13-year-old homicide victim mourned as suspect remains at large
Austin American-StatesmanDecember 1, 2011

Lopez had been at a duplex in the 4700 block of Nuckols Crossing visiting some friends Tuesday night, said Sgt. Scott Ehlert of the Police Department's homicide unit. Arroyo's arrest warrant says that about 8 pm, four boys, including Lopez, ...more »

Toronto sees 'dramatic decline' in homicides
Toronto StarDecember 1, 2011

To date this year, 42 homicides have been reported, down from 86 in 2007. “It is a dramatic decline,” said Rosemary Gartner, a criminologist at the University of Toronto who has studied the issue for many years. There are no clear-cut reasons, ...more »

Norfolk homicide possible home invasion, report says
The Virginian-PilotDecember 1, 2011

A Monday homicide appears to have been a home-invasion robbery, according to a police report. Leon Antonio Thornton, 23, died at a hospital after he was shot about 12:30 am in his residence in the 2500 block of Wyoming Ave. in Norfolk ...more »

Outpouring of emotion for Edmonton's 44th homicide victim of year
Edmonton JournalDecember 1, 2011

Police ruled his death a homicide Wednesday. The medical examiner's office said Singh died from gunshot wounds. “I can't even believe it. I'm still in shock,” said Wehnan, who met Singh nearly 10 years ago when both were students at Mary Butterworth ...more »

Homicide victim 'a sad, lost girl crying out for help'
Toronto StarDecember 1, 2011

Police have released little information about the investigation into the 42nd homicide this year. A news conference is scheduled for Thursday. Maureen isn't sure when her niece moved to Toronto, Her friends told the Star she had been living in the city ...more »

Homicide Investigation in the Process of Elimination
KTVLDecember 1, 2011

Other theories about the Grubbs homicide continue to circle but Holderness says nothing is sticking. Police continue to work through tips and right now the strategy is elimination. Eliminate who definitly did not kill David Grubbs in hopes that they ...more »

Suspected gang homicide rare in Camarillo, police say
Ventura County StarDecember 1, 2011

That category includes aggravated assault, robbery, homicide and rape. Monday's killing was the city's second homicide this year. Camarillo's largest gang has been around since the 1960s, DeCesari said. The tagging crew was classified as a criminal ...more »

Double homicide on Lightwood Lane in Gates reported
Rochester Democrat and ChronicleDecember 1, 2011

Police are investigating a double homicide at this home at 69 Lightwood Lane. / GARY McLENDON/staff photographer GATES — A 10-year-old boy came home from school Wednesday to find his mother and a man dead inside his home. As police investigated the ...more »

York County Woman Charged with Homicide in 2008 Death of Her Grandmother
FOX43.comDecember 1, 2011

A York County woman is charged with Homicide in the 2008 death of her grandmother. York Area Regional Police arrested 40 year old Shelby Lyn Adams on a charge of Criminal Homicide in the death of 90 year old Ada Adams. Adams was found dead inside her ...more »

York Woman Charged With Homicide, Forgery
WGAL LancasterDecember 1, 2011

Shelby Lyn Adams is charged with one count of criminal homicide, four counts of Forgery, one count of Theft by Deception, and one count of Receiving Stolen Property. On May of 2008, an investigation began on the death of 90-year-old Ada Adams, ...more »

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