Latest Indictments News

Murder suspect jailed more than 600 days without indictment

Dec. 05, 2021 11:06 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — A west Georgia man has had his bail reduced, but remains in jail despite not being indicted for more than 600 days since his arrest. Labrandon Brown was arrested on March 13, 2020, WTVM-TV reports, and was charged with the 2017 shooting of another...

No indictment of Louisiana deputy in 2018 shooting death

Dec. 03, 2021 18:07 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana grand jury has chosen not to indict a sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a man at an apartment complex in 2018. The Advocate reported an East Baton Rouge grand jury considered charges of second-degree murder, manslaughter and...

Judge won’t dismiss 25 murder counts against Ohio doctor

Dec. 03, 2021 12:37 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge Friday refused to dismiss the 25-count murder indictment against an Ohio doctor accused of ordering excessive painkillers for hospital patients, meaning one of the biggest cases of its kind ever brought against a U.S. health care professional will proceed...

DNA inside conch shell leads to suspect in 2001 homicide

Dec. 03, 2021 11:13 AM EST

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — DNA recovered from the interior of a conch shell thought to have been used as a weapon in the 2001 killing of a Massachusetts woman has led to the indictment on a murder charge of the victim's half-brother, prosecutors said. David Reed, 53,...

Grand jury indicts security guard in store customer shooting

Dec. 02, 2021 23:01 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Multnomah County grand jury has returned a murder indictment against a security guard who wasn’t certified to carry a gun on the job for shooting to death a customer outside a Lowe’s Home Care Center in North Portland. Logan C. Gimbel, 28,...

California jail guard indicted for sex assaults on inmates

Dec. 02, 2021 18:41 PM EST

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — A California correctional officer was indicted Thursday on multiple counts of sexually assaulting female inmates at the San Joaquin County Jail, just months after another officer at the same facility was convicted of rape and other sexual assaults on inmates. ...

Man indicted on charges he assaulted Border Patrol agent

Dec. 02, 2021 16:50 PM EST

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A Massachusetts man is facing charges he assaulted a U.S. Border Patrol agent near the Vermont town of North Troy, federal prosecutors said. A grand jury on Thursday returned a three-count federal indictment alleging that the 30-year-old...

Feds: Track coach tricked women into sending him nude photos

Dec. 02, 2021 14:51 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — A former college track and field coach accused of setting up sham social media and email accounts in an attempt to trick women into sending him nude or semi-nude photos of themselves has been indicted on 15 counts, federal prosecutors said Thursday. Steve...

SC nurse created fake COVID vaccine cards, indictment says

Dec. 02, 2021 13:58 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — An employee of a South Carolina skilled nursing and rehabilitation center has pleaded not guilty after she was indicted on federal charges of creating false COVID-19 vaccination cards. The State newspaper reported that the indictment says Tammy...

Former Alabama deputy pleads guilty to child porn charges

Dec. 01, 2021 15:00 PM EST

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A former Alabama sheriff's deputy indicted earlier this year on multiple child pornography charges has pleaded guilty and will serve one year in custody, prosecutors said Wednesday. Phillip Wayne Humphries, who was a patrol officer with the...