Sunday, December 16, 2018

Ottawa teen charged with murder in Kingston motel slaying

KINGSTON - A 38-year-old man is dead and a 19-year-old Ottawa man is in custody after a shooting at a west-end Kingston motel early Wednesday. (Ottawa Citizen)

Inmate confesses to 90 murders, investigators confirm 30

DALLAS - A man convicted of three California murders and long suspected in numerous other deaths now claims he was involved in about 90 killings nationwide spanning nearly four decades, and investigators already have corroborated about a third of those, a Texas prosecutor said Thursday. (The Province)

Ex-Mafia boss ‘Cadillac Frank’ sentenced to life in prison for 1993 murder

BOSTON –  Former New England Mafia boss Francis "Cadillac Frank" Salemme was unrepentant Thursday as he was sentenced to life in prison for the 1993 killing of a nightclub owner, declaring that the "real story" will come out one day. (Fox News)

Chief investigator into Tory Stafford murder denounces killer’s transfer

WOODSTOCK - The lead investigator into the slaying of Woodstock school girl Victoria (Tori) Stafford is denouncing the surprise transfer of one of her killers from an Ontario maximum security prison to an Indigenous healing lodge in Saskatchewan eight years into her life sentence. (St. Thomas Times-Journal)

Man jailed after killing, sexual assault at Catholic supply store

ST. LOUIS - A man was charged Wednesday with killing one woman and sexually assaulting two others after herding them at gunpoint into the back room of a suburban St. Louis religious supplies shop. The arrest of 53-year-old Thomas Bruce, of Imperial, ended a two-day manhunt that followed the brazen Monday afternoon attack at a Catholic Supply store in another St. Louis suburb, Ballwin. The attack frightened the region and led some schools, churches and businesses to close. (CBS news)
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    TORONTO - A man believed to be in his 20s is dead following a shooting in the area of Alford Crescent at around 2am on Sunday.  Paramedics said they transported two victims, one in life-threatening condition and the other in serious but non-life-threatening condition, to hospital from the scene.  Police later confirmed one of the male victims had succumbed to his injuries.  (CP24)
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  • Suspect arrested in Scarborough brazen daylight shooting

    TORONTO - An arrest has been made in connection with the fatal daylight shooting of an 18-year-old man near a strip plaza in Scarborough earlier this month. (CP24)
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  • Man’s deadly fall from Parkdale balcony ruled a homicide

    TORONTO - Police have ruled a man’s fatal fall from a Parkdale balcony this weekend as a homicide and are now investigating. Officers responded to a call regarding a suspicious death at 103 West Lodge Ave. around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday. They found a man lying in the front driveway of an apartment building. He was pronounced dead at the scene, police say. (Toronto Star)
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  • Bodies found bound together in Hudson River were two missing sisters

    NEW YORK - Two bound-together bodies that washed up on shore along the Hudson River in New York City have been identified as missing sisters from Virginia. (CTV)

    Teen id’d as Toronto’s 83rd murder victim of the year

    TORONTO - Police have identified the teen who is now the city’s 83rd homicide victim. On Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. police responded to a shooting at a plaza at Bonis Ave. and Birchmount Rd. where they found a male suffering from gunshot wounds. (Toronto Sun)

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