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Man accused of fatal shooting, kidnapping in Jerauld County

Oct. 26, 2021 10:29 AM EDT

WESSINGTON SPRINGS, S.D. (AP) — Bond of $1 million cash has been set for a man accused in a fatal shooting and hostage situation in Jerauld County. According to the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation, law enforcement officers responded to a Wessington...

NYPD: Man shot in leg on subway train in robbery attempt

Oct. 25, 2021 20:32 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A man riding a subway train in Manhattan was shot in the leg during Monday evening's rush hour in an attempted robbery, police said, and the suspect fled the scene. The New York Police Department said the man was sitting in a northbound N train just...

North Carolina inmate who escaped in dump truck recaptured

Oct. 25, 2021 14:45 PM EDT

ASHEBORO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina prison inmate who authorities say escaped from a work detail by driving off in a dump truck has been recaptured, a sheriff's office said. The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office said it received two calls on Saturday regarding a...

Police ID man who died after Des Moines shooting on Friday

Oct. 24, 2021 13:50 PM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Authorities have identified the 21-year-old man who was shot and killed in northeast Des Moines Friday morning. Police said Sunday that Kalvyn Roy Kline was killed in the shooting. A day earlier, police said 27-year-old Darren Antwon Diggs had...

Arrest made in shooting that killed man in Des Moines

Oct. 23, 2021 15:33 PM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Detectives have made an arrest in the death of a 21-year-old man who was shot in northeast Des Moines, police said Saturday. Darren Antwon Diggs, 27, was charged with first-degree murder and robbery. Police said Digg and the victim knew each...

Neither police officer, suspect struck in gunfire exchange

Oct. 23, 2021 12:07 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha police officer exchanged gunfire Friday afternoon with a suspect in the theft of catalytic converters, but neither the officer nor the 17-year-old youth he was pursuing were struck by the bullets. The Omaha Police Department said in a news...

Woman arrested, accused of stealing from dozens of gyms

Oct. 23, 2021 11:15 AM EDT

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — A Marysville woman accused of stealing and using credit cards from dozens of gyms in Western Washington has been arrested. The 23-year-old woman was booked into the Snohomish County Jail in Everett for investigation of over 55 felony counts, The...

Police: Burglar gets new keys before she's locked up

Oct. 22, 2021 21:54 PM EDT

CORONADO, Calif. (AP) — A woman pretended she owned a Southern California home so a locksmith would make her new keys. Then police locked her up. Officers arrested a 43-year-old woman on suspicion of burglary Thursday night in Coronado, a resort city across the bay from...

Court throws out one charge, 25 years for NW Indiana man

Oct. 22, 2021 18:04 PM EDT

VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Court of Appeals vacated one of the murder convictions of a Northwest Indiana man Friday, cutting 25 years off his sentence, but he still faces 154 years in prison. The court said the vacated conviction of Connor Kerner violated the...

Ex-State Fair finance head gets jail, probation for theft

Oct. 22, 2021 16:00 PM EDT

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — The former finance director of the Nebraska State Fair was sentenced Friday to 30 days in jail and 15 years' probation for stealing more than $150,000 from the fair. Patrick Kopke, 30, received the sentence Friday and was ordered to pay...