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Argument preceded Texas shooting that killed 4 men

Oct. 16, 2018 5:32 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — A man was accused of being a "peeping tom" in the lead up to a shooting that ended with him and three of his adult grandsons being killed at a toddler's birthday party in South Texas, according to court documents released Tuesday. The shooting happened Saturday at a child's first birthday...

Pennsylvania man arrested at Forrest Fenn's house

Oct. 16, 2018 5:17 PM EDT

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man arrested for burglarizing Forrest Fenn's New Mexico house told police he believed the famed art and antiquities collector's treasure would be there, according to authorities. Robert Miller, of Pine Grove, Pennsylvania, was arrested Friday and charged with...

Status of Minnesota RB Brooks 'evolving' following arrest

Oct. 16, 2018 5:16 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota running back Shannon Brooks has returned to the team following his weekend arrest on suspicion of misdemeanor domestic assault. Coach P.J. Fleck said Tuesday that the senior's playing status was "evolving." No charges had been filed as of Tuesday stemming from the alleged...

Court: Suspects leaving San Francisco jail can get pot back

Oct. 16, 2018 5:11 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco court has made it easier for suspects released from the city jail to get back their legally obtained marijuana along with items like keys, money and other property confiscated from them when they are placed under arrest and detained. The San Francisco Superior Court...

Virginia State Police charge man with murder in fatal crash

Oct. 16, 2018 5:05 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police have charged a man with first-degree murder in a traffic crash last week that killed a 15-year-old boy. A news release from the patrol said 37-year-old Steven H. Williams of Independence turned himself in Tuesday. Williams was a passenger in an SUV traveling east...

Arrest made in molestation of miniature horse in Delaware

Oct. 16, 2018 3:49 PM EDT

CAMDEN, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police have charged a suspect in the sexual assault of a miniature horse and a subsequent burglary at the same barn several weeks later. Authorities said Tuesday that 45-year-old Adelio Guzman of Camden was released on $11,750 bond after surrendering Friday. Guzman is...

Louisville player charged with threat to kill girlfriend

Oct. 16, 2018 2:32 PM EDT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville football player Kemari Averett was charged Tuesday with putting a gun to his girlfriend's head and threatening to kill her. The tight end was suspended from the team. The 20-year-old sophomore remains in Louisville Metro jail on $10,000 bond after pleading not guilty and...

3 charged in shooting death of man; body found by children

Oct. 16, 2018 2:11 PM EDT

SUWANEE, Ga. (AP) — Three people have been arrested in the shooting death of a Georgia man whose body was found by children near a walking trail northeast of Atlanta. Gwinnett County police spokeswoman Cpl. Michele Pihera says 18-year-old Khalil Miller and two 17-year-olds were spotted at the scene of...

Police head challenges part of report on Starbucks arrests

Oct. 16, 2018 1:46 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The city police commissioner has taken issue with part of a panel's review of the high-profile arrests of two black men at a Starbucks coffee shop, rejecting its broader conclusion that racism drives contact between citizens and police. The review of the April arrests at the downtown...

Connecticut mom charged in 5-year-old son's hot car death

Oct. 16, 2018 1:28 PM EDT

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police have arrested a Connecticut woman whose autistic 5-year-old son died after he was found buckled into the back of a car on an 86-degree day. Whitney Bosselman, of Waterford, was charged Monday with criminally negligent homicide and risk of injury to a minor. She was freed on...