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Grand jury: Deputies escalated standoff with man in crisis

Nov. 28, 2022 18:08 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Two Colorado sheriff’s deputies needlessly escalated a fatal standoff with a 22-year-old man experiencing a “mental health crisis,” leading him to brandish a knife in “a state of complete panic and self defense,” indictments released Monday showed. The death...

Grand jury indicts deputies in shooting death of young man

Nov. 24, 2022 01:04 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — A grand jury has indicted two Colorado sheriff's deputies in the death of a 22-year-old man who was shot after calling 911 for roadside assistance while experiencing what his mother described as a mental health crisis, according to online court records. The...

Men indicted for shooting at Mississippi delivery driver

Nov. 22, 2022 19:36 PM EST

BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — A father and son have been indicted by a grand jury after allegedly chasing and shooting at a FedEx driver in January after he dropped off a package in a Mississippi city. Brandon and Gregory Case, who are both white, were re-arrested Friday and indicted...

Ex-Tennessee lawmaker pleads guilty to campaign cash scheme

Nov. 22, 2022 18:39 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A former Tennessee state senator accused of violating federal campaign finance laws pleaded guilty to two charges on Tuesday after initially calling the case against him a political witch hunt. Former Republican state Sen. Brian Kelsey, who previously...

Louisiana police chief faces 5 counts of malfeasance

Nov. 22, 2022 16:29 PM EST

PLAQUEMINE, La. (AP) — A south Louisiana police chief facing five counts of malfeasance in office surrendered to authorities Tuesday and was later released after posting $25,000 bond. Plaquemine Police Chief Kenny Payne was indicted Monday by an Iberville Parish grand jury, news...

Suspect in shooting of campus police officers indicted

Nov. 22, 2022 10:51 AM EST

HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — A man charged in the slayings of two campus officers at a private Virginia college has been indicted by a grand jury on first-degree murder and other counts. Online court records show Alexander Wyatt Campbell was indicted Monday by a grand jury, WHSV-TV...

Former Alabama lawmaker indicted on sex abuse charge

Nov. 22, 2022 09:35 AM EST

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A former Alabama lawmaker accused of sexually abusing a woman at a restaurant earlier this year was indicted on a felony charge, court records show. Perry Hooper Jr., 68, of Montgomery, allegedly grabbed a woman's breasts and waist, kissed her on the neck...

Former Kansas detective, 3 others accused of sex trafficking

Nov. 14, 2022 17:27 PM EST

Federal prosecutors say a Kansas police detective and three other men ran a violent sex trafficking operation that targeted troubled teenage girls at an apartment complex in Kansas City, Kansas, in the 1990s. Former detective Roger Golubski, who has been accused of preying on Black...

Texas man accused of slipping abortion drug in wife's drinks

Nov. 10, 2022 18:09 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas grand jury has indicted a husband accused of slipping a medicine used for abortions into his wife's drinks in hopes that it would end her pregnancy. Mason Herring, a 38-year-old Houston attorney, was indicted on two felony counts, including assault of a...

Israel readies indictments in death of Palestinian-American

Nov. 10, 2022 15:14 PM EST

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli army on Thursday moved toward indicting two commanders over the death of a 78-year-old Palestinian-American man who was dragged from a car, bound and blindfolded after being stopped at a checkpoint. The Israeli military nonetheless played down the role...