Latest Arrests News

This photo provided by the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office shows Morgan Douglas, 23, of Andalusia, Ala. He and men from Louisiana and Florida are accused in the death of a woman whose body was found after Louisiana firefighters put out a car fire. Douglas was arrested on a charge of second-degree murder. He, Dixon Fife, 25, of Lake Charles, Louisiana and Michael Dean Roberts, 43, of Jacksonville, Florida, face charges of arson, conspiracy and obstructing justice. (Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office via AP)

3 men from 3 states accused in woman's death, burned body

Nov. 27, 2020 6:13 PM EST

DEQUINCY, La. (AP) — Hurricane recovery workers from Alabama, Louisiana and Florida are accused in the death of a woman whose body was found after Louisiana firefighters put out a vehicle fire. Morgan Douglas, 23, of Andalusia, Alabama, was arrested on a charge of second-degree murder, and the other two...

3 arrested for vandalizing South Carolina church

Nov. 27, 2020 6:07 PM EST

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Three people face charges in South Carolina for allegedly spray-painting a church. Officers early Friday arrested Nathan McElwain, 43, Jesse Earle, 29, and Sarah Sleeman, 30, for malicious injury to a place of worship. Earle and Sleeman each posted a $5,000 bond. McElwain is...

Arrests made in Arizona after Nevada drive-by killing

Nov. 27, 2020 6:06 PM EST

BOUSE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona state troopers have arrested at least two possible suspects after a drive-by killing in Nevada and a series of shootings in both states, law enforcement officials say. The drive-by attack early Thursday at a convenience store in Henderson killed a 22-year-old man, the Henderson...

Kentucky man arrested in 83-year-old woman's fatal shooting

Nov. 27, 2020 5:26 PM EST

SHELBYVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of an 83-year-old woman in Shelbyville. Alvin L. Brooks, 34 was charged shooting death of Deanie Logan, who was killed in her home. The death was reported on Nov. 23 and Brooks was arrested late Wednesday night, WDRB-TV in...

1 dead, 1 hurt in New Bedford shooting; suspect in custody

Nov. 27, 2020 4:06 PM EST

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — One person died and another was injured in double shooting in New Bedford on Friday, authorities said. Police also arrested an 18-year-old man who opened fire on officers before he was apprehended, according to a statement from the office of Bristol District Attorney Thomas Quinn...

Connecticut troopers charge 9 with DUI, report 153 crashes

Nov. 27, 2020 2:46 PM EST

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut troopers have arrested nine people for driving under the influence and responded to 153 accidents so far over the Thanksgiving holiday, officials said Friday. State police are focusing on impaired, aggressive and unsafe drivers during increased enforcement that began...

2 arrested after domestic dispute turns violent in Kansas

Nov. 27, 2020 1:47 PM EST

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Police have arrested a Wichita couple after a domestic disturbance turned violent, authorities said Friday. Officers responding to a shooting at about 3:15 p.m. Thursday found a 46-year-old man with a gunshot wound, The Wichita Police Department said in a news release. He was...

Police: Driver found parked, asleep on I-93 drags troopers

Nov. 27, 2020 1:22 PM EST

HOOKSETT, N.H. (AP) — A driver found parked and asleep in the middle of Interstate 93 is accused of dragging troopers with his SUV after he woke up, New Hampshire State Police said. Police received multiple reports of the parked vehicle with no lights on in a southbound lane in Hooksett shortly before 6...

Florida nurse accused of placing hidden camera in restroom

Nov. 27, 2020 12:15 PM EST

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida nurse has been charged with video voyeurism after being accused of planting a hidden camera in a public restroom at the rehab clinic where he worked. The South Florida Sun Sentinel reports Davidson Rozier, 33, was arrested Tuesday. The probe began in January, when...

N Ireland police to pay damages to journalists over arrests

Nov. 27, 2020 11:40 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — Police in Northern Ireland have agreed to pay damages to two journalists who were arrested on suspicion of stealing confidential documents after working on a documentary about an unsolved mass killing, lawyers said Friday. Trevor Birney and Barry McCaffrey worked on “No Stone...