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Wife pleads not guilty to helping husband in hit-and-run

Sep. 27, 2021 14:18 PM EDT

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — The wife of a man charged in the hit-and-run death of a retired New Hampshire police sergeant has pleaded not guilty to charges that she attempted to help him evade capture. Angela Sprowl, 39, faces two misdemeanor counts of hindering...

Florida man accused of killing girlfriend, attacking deputy

Sep. 27, 2021 13:36 PM EDT

BARTOW, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man was charged with first-degree murder in the death of his girlfriend after he confessed to his mother and she called police, sheriff's officials said Monday. Jason Robinson was arrested Saturday night after a struggle in which he...

Tennessee man arrested after driving dead body to hospital

Sep. 27, 2021 13:18 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man who police say drove a corpse, believed to be that of his mother, across several county lines to a Nashville hospital has been arrested. Thomas Henshall Jr. of Chattanooga was charged Sunday with failure to report the discovery of...

Man charged with killing Tennessee sheriff's deputy

Sep. 27, 2021 12:48 PM EDT

CLIFTON, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of a sheriff's deputy over the weekend, authorities said. Todd Stricklin, 48, of Clifton was charged Sunday with first-degree murder in the death of the Hardin County deputy, the...

Police: Mid-Michigan man arrested in deaths of 3 relatives

Sep. 27, 2021 12:13 PM EDT

WINDSOR TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A 23-year-old mid-Michigan man was arrested over the weekend in the deaths of three relatives apparently shot Friday in a house near Lansing, police said Monday. The Eaton County Sheriff's Office said Daniel Sougstad was arrested without...

Body of missing Louisiana toddler found in Mississippi

Sep. 27, 2021 10:20 AM EDT

PEARLINGTON, Miss. (AP) — Authorities found the body of a missing 2-year-old Louisiana girl in a remote part of southwest Mississippi, and the girl's stepfather has been arrested on suspicion of illegally disposing of her body, news outlets reported. Navaeh Allen's...

Sheriff: Florida woman threw firebombs at Buddhist temple

Sep. 27, 2021 10:14 AM EDT

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman is accused of firebombing a Buddhist temple, sheriff's officials said. Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputies arrested Mei Cheung, 46, on Sunday after they were called to St. Dak Buddhist Temple near Palm Beach Gardens,...

China: 2 Canadians in prisoner swap freed for health reasons

Sep. 27, 2021 09:21 AM EDT

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Two Canadians detained in late 2019 who were allowed to return to Canada in a prisoner swap were released on bail for health reasons, China's Foreign Ministry said Monday. A ministry spokesperson made the comment as Beijing sought to downplay the...

Man who refused to wear mask arrested after alleged assault

Sep. 27, 2021 00:05 AM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — A man who refused to wear a mask and was asked to leave during a performance at Arizona State University’s Gammage Auditorium has been arrested after he allegedly assaulted two staff members, according to campus police. Police said the man was...

Boy, 1, reported unresponsive in bathtub dies; man arrested

Sep. 26, 2021 17:09 PM EDT

CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — A man was arrested after the death of a 1-year-old boy reportedly found unresponsive in a bathtub, authorities said. Cleveland police said officers were called to the home just after 10:30 p.m. Saturday, at which time emergency medical responders...