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Florida man accused in carjacking confesses to killing a man

Jan. 17, 2022 17:18 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A man who was arrested in a carjacking case told investigators he had also killed a man a week earlier, sheriff's officials said Monday. After being arrested Sunday for the carjacking, Alexander Acs, 33, rode with Orange County Sheriff's detectives to an...

Man fatally shot in parking lot of police substation

Jan. 17, 2022 16:40 PM EST

CHESTERFIELD, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia say a man was fatally shot in the parking lot of a police substation during a child custody exchange. Chesterfield police said an officer was working in his patrol vehicle in the parking lot of the Appomattox Police Station heard a...

Authorities seize animals, including dead horse, from home

Jan. 17, 2022 15:20 PM EST

OLIVEHURST, Calif. (AP) — Sheriff's deputies removed dozens of animals including a dead horse from a Northern California home and are seeking an arrest warrant for a suspect, authorities said. A search warrant was served last week at the residence in Olivehurst, where deputies...

Police: Man arrested in death of older man in Columbus

Jan. 17, 2022 14:22 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Neb. (AP) — Police in Columbus reported they've arrested a man on suspicion of first-degree murder in the death of an older man whose body was discovered after officers were led to it. Michael Keener, 28, was arrested Sunday afternoon after officers were called to an...

Driver arrested in crash that killed motorcyclist in Phoenix

Jan. 17, 2022 10:38 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — A driver has been arrested in connection with a crash that killed a motorcyclist in Phoenix, according to police said. Police said 29-year-old David Moreno is accused of driving impaired in Saturday afternoon’s collision. The dead motorcyclist has...

German journalist acquitted of terror charges in Turkey

Jan. 17, 2022 08:14 AM EST

ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish court has acquitted German journalist Mesale Tolu after years on trial for terror-related charges. “After 4 years, 8 months and 20 days: Acquitted of both charges!” Tolu tweeted after her acquittal. She was accused of engaging in terror propaganda and...

Texas rabbi: Captor grew "belligerent" late in standoff

Jan. 17, 2022 00:21 AM EST

COLLEYVILLE, Texas (AP) — A rabbi who was among four people held hostage at a Texas synagogue said Sunday that their armed captor grew “increasingly belligerent and threatening” toward the end of the 10-hour standoff, which ended with an FBI SWAT team rushing into the building and the...

Police in Britain arrest two teenagers in connection with hostage taking at Texas synagogue that left armed captor dead

Jan. 16, 2022 20:21 PM EST
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Police in Britain arrest two teenagers in connection with hostage taking at Texas synagogue that left armed captor dead.

North Carolina man wanted for December murder captured

Jan. 16, 2022 18:04 PM EST

TARBORO, N.C. (AP) — A man wanted for a murder in North Carolina has been taken into custody, a sheriff's office said. The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office says deputies arrested Orlando McNair on Thursday, three weeks after the crime, WITN-TV reported. Deputies...

2 suspects in North Las Vegas shooting are arrested in Texas

Jan. 16, 2022 10:18 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two suspects in a North Las Vegas shooting have been arrested in Texas, according to authorities. Metro Police said the two men were taken into custody Friday in Fort Worth in connection with the late-night shooting of a Home Depot employee. The...