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Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard speaks at a news conference, Thursday, July 2, 2020, in Pontiac, Mich., to confirm one felonious assault charge each has been filed against Eric and Jillian Wuestenberg, both of Independence Township, after a confrontation that resulted in pointing hand guns at Takelia Hill and her children after exiting a restaurant in Orion Township, a day earlier. (Todd McInturf/Detroit News via AP)

White Mich. couple charged after gun pulled on Black family

Jul. 3, 2020 3:49 PM EDT

A white couple face criminal charges after one of them was captured on video pulling a handgun on a Black woman and her daughters in a restaurant parking lot in Michigan. Jillian Wuestenberg, 32, and Eric Wuestenberg, 42, were arrested after Wednesday night's confrontation and charged Thursday with felonious...

Madison police arrest suspect in fatal motel shooting

Jul. 3, 2020 3:37 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Madison police have arrested a 19-year-old man in shooting death at a motel, authorities announced Friday. The Madison Police Department said its Violent Crime Unit arrested the Madison man Thursday night on suspicion of first-degree intentional homicide in the death of Dembo Jammeh....

This undated photo provided by the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office, in Ohio, shows Sgt. Jesse Franklin. Franklin was indicted Thursday, July 2, 2020, and charged with kicking a restrained man in the head as the offender was being admitted into the county jail. (Hamilton County Sheriff's Office via AP)

Victim of alleged assault by Ohio deputy wants officer fired

Jul. 3, 2020 3:30 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man who prosecutors say was kicked in the head by an Ohio sheriff's deputy while handcuffed and pinned to the floor demanded on Friday that the officer charged in his assault be fired. Nick Ballachino called for Sgt. Jesse Franklin's firing outside the Cincinnati law offices of his...

2 men charged in 1993 killing of Bridgeport diner custodian

Jul. 3, 2020 3:06 PM EDT

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut police have arrested two men in connection with the fatal shooting of a 77-year-old restaurant custodian whose killing had gone unsolved for 27 years. Bridgeport police said Danarius Dukes was apprehended Thursday in Stamford, and authorities announced Friday that...

Man arrested on charges of slashing toddler in face in NYC

Jul. 3, 2020 2:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A 35-year-old man has been arrested on charges he slashed a toddler in the face in upper Manhattan, police said Friday. The assault happened at around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in Morningside Heights, police said. They said a man slashed a 2-year-old boy above the eye with an unknown sharp object...

Man arrested for 2 fatal January shootings at Wichita hotel

Jul. 3, 2020 1:54 PM EDT

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita police have arrested a 33-year-old man in connection with the fatal shootings in January of another man and a woman in a hotel. The police department said the suspect returned Thursday to Wichita to be booked into the Sedgwick County jail after being arrested outside the U.S....

Man accused of kicking in Lincoln woman's door, beating her

Jul. 3, 2020 1:15 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police in Lincoln have arrested a man accused of kicking in a woman’s door and beating her so severely that it left her with multiple broken bones. Police called to the home around 6:20 a.m. Thursday found the 49-year-old woman in her driveway covered in blood and screaming in...

Yankton man pleads not guilty to strangling Yankton woman

Jul. 3, 2020 12:16 PM EDT

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) — A Yankton man has pleaded not guilty to the 2019 strangulation death of a Yankton woman. De’Von Taye Lopez, 22, was arraigned before Judge Cheryle Gering on Thursday in the death of Deborah Lynn Schock, 61. He was arrested and charged with second-degree murder and first-degree...

Man in custody, 2 children safe after Hastings standoff

Jul. 3, 2020 11:59 AM EDT

HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) — A 15-hour standoff in Hastings ended early Friday with one man in custody and two children safe. Police Chief Bryan Schafer said officers were sent to a Hastings mobile home park around 11:30 a.m. Thursday to check on an altercation between a man and a tow truck driver. Officers...

Police officers gather in front of a Seattle police precinct being cleaned and opened Wednesday, July 1, 2020, in Seattle, where streets had been blocked off in an area demonstrators had occupied for weeks. Seattle police showed up in force earlier in the day at the

Seattle police arrest 10 as protests continue

Jul. 3, 2020 11:52 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle police say they made more arrests Thursday night and Friday morning as demonstrations continue after authorities cleared the city's “occupied” protest zone earlier this week. In a statement police say they arrested seven people early Friday near the site of the former...