Police in Georgia charged a man with felony murder after he allegedly sold heroin that led to the overdose death of a 22-year-old man.
An Atlanta woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to assaulting her 94-year-old mother with a hammer, AJC.com reported.
Following years of appeals, a Utah man sentenced to death for a 1985 murder is set to get a new hearing after the main witnesses in the case, who vanished into thin air after his conviction, resurfaced after 25 years to allege that investigators threatened them with deportation and paid them to lie.
The body of a young woman recovered from the Scioto River in Ohio on Saturday has been identified as 28-year-old community activist Amber Evans by Columbus Police.
The suspect appeared in a Montreal court via videoconference on Saturday afternoon and is also charged with assault with a weapon.
Julisha Wyatt, 19, was taken by ambulance to the hospital after the incident caused minor burns on her body as well.
According to the NY Post, a Florida woman was sentenced to life in prison for killing her 9-year-old cousin after sitting on her as a form of punishment.
A Mississippi mother who left her three children in a vehicle that rolled into a creek has been arrested and charged with negligent manslaughter, reports USA Today.