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Bucks player 'gave in' during arrest to avoid officers' guns

May. 25, 2018 6:26 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Bucks player Sterling Brown said Friday he "gave in" when police used a stun gun as they detained him for a parking violation because he didn't want officers to "pull out their guns." "I was just being smart. I just wanted to get out of the situation and get home," Brown told the...

The Latest: Milwaukee chief confirms discipline for officers

May. 25, 2018 6:25 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Latest on the stun gun arrest of Milwaukee Bucks player Sterling Brown and the police body camera video (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Milwaukee's police chief has confirmed the discipline for three officers in the arrest of Bucks player Sterling Brown. Chief Alfonso Morales said in a...

Driver rams into women on sidewalk, hurting 3, before arrest

May. 25, 2018 6:16 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A driver rammed into three women walking on a sidewalk Friday in downtown Portland, critically injuring one of them, before speeding away and getting arrested within hours of the crash, authorities said. Someone called 911 after spotting a blue SUV that matched the description of the...

Texas military veteran arrested for allegedly mailing bombs

May. 25, 2018 5:57 PM EDT

BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — A 40-year-old military veteran was arrested in connection with two explosive devices found in southeast Texas in recent weeks, federal prosecutors said Friday. Investigators with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the FBI said in a news conference that they...

The Latest: Oklahoma City shooter arrested once as a minor

May. 25, 2018 5:31 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a restaurant in Oklahoma City (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Oklahoma City police say a man suspected of opening fire at a crowded lake-side restaurant before being shot dead by two bystanders was arrested once as a juvenile. Police Capt. Bo Mathews said...

Police: 6-week-old baby seriously injured, parents arrested

May. 25, 2018 4:49 PM EDT

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — High bail has been set for the parents of a seriously injured 6-week-old baby in Connecticut who is not expected to survive. Twenty-three-year-old Edwin Babilonia and 20-year-old Ashley Perez were arraigned Friday on charges including cruelty to persons and leaving a child under 12...

The Latest: Police detain man after hit-and-run crash

May. 25, 2018 4:41 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on hit-and-run crash in Portland, Oregon (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Police have arrested a driver suspected of crashing into three women on a downtown Portland sidewalk and then leaving the scene. Portland police Sgt. Pete Simpson says someone called 911 after spotting a...

The Latest: Coroner confirms body is that of missing boy

May. 25, 2018 4:36 PM EDT

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on a 5-year-old Kansas boy who was reported missing in February (all times local): 3:20 p.m. The Sedgwick County coroner's office has identified the body of a child as that of 5-year-old Lucas Hernandez. Police say the boy's identity was confirmed through an autopsy and...

Police: Man who put hand over baby's mouth charged in death

May. 25, 2018 4:35 PM EDT

ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) — A 19-year-old man who told police he put his hand over a toddler's mouth and nose to make her fall asleep has been charged with her death in Pennsylvania. WJAC-TV reports 16-month-old Angela Beard was taken to a hospital in Pittsburgh early Sunday suffering from injuries including brain...

Officials: Georgia teen arrested for bringing gun to school

May. 25, 2018 3:26 PM EDT

HIRAM, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a Georgia high school senior has brought a gun to school a day before he was set to graduate. Paulding County sheriff's Sgt. Ashley Henson said 18-year-old Brian Perry Belin Jr. was arrested just before 10 a.m. Friday. Hiram High School resource officers saw a photo about...