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Man sprays bear repellent during California Trump protest

Oct. 20, 2019 4:33 PM EDT

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in Southern California say a supporter of Donald Trump was arrested after spraying bear repellent on a small crowd protesting the president at the Santa Monica Pier. Santa Monica police say pro- and anti-Trump demonstrators were shouting at each other Saturday when a...

Phoenix police: Man allegedly stabs girlfriend and 2nd woman

Oct. 20, 2019 4:20 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Police in Phoenix say a man has been arrested for allegedly stabbing his girlfriend and another woman. They say 42-year-old Michael Brown has been booked into jail on suspicion of aggravated assault. Police say Brown and his girlfriend got into an argument that turned physical around 10 p.m....

Police arrest man in shooting that killed Missouri boy, 13

Oct. 20, 2019 4:17 PM EDT

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a shooting that killed a 13-year-old boy in Columbia, Missouri. Columbia Police say the boy died at a hospital around 4 a.m. Sunday a few hours after the shooting happened late Saturday night. Police arrested a 19-year-old man a couple blocks away from...

2 arrested after stolen car crashes into Lewiston home

Oct. 20, 2019 3:25 PM EDT

LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — Two men were arrested after a stolen car crashed into a Lewiston home. The Lewiston Tribune reports a 27-year-old suspect faces charges of felony eluding of a police officer, grand theft by possession of stolen property, felony unlawful entry and misdemeanor striking fixtures....

Arrest after huge fentanyl seizure in Southern California

Oct. 20, 2019 2:52 PM EDT

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Southern California authorities say 18 pounds (8 kilograms) of fentanyl have been seized in Orange County — enough of the synthetic opioid to create four million lethal doses. The Orange County Register reports the seizure last week yielded almost half the amount of fentanyl...

Utah Valley basketball recruit is accused of sexual abuse

Oct. 20, 2019 1:36 PM EDT

OREM, Utah (AP) — Police in Orem say a Utah Valley University basketball recruit has been accused of sexually abusing a woman at a house party and punching a man who confronted him. They say 20-year-old Zachary Mogbo was booked into the Utah County Jail on Saturday on suspicion of forcible sexual abuse,...

Man in custody in case of body found in suitcase in trash

Oct. 20, 2019 12:28 PM EDT

PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) — Police in southern Colorado have taken into custody a 36-year-old man as they investigate the death of a woman whose body was found in a suitcase in the trash. Pueblo police say the man, who was on parole for a previous offense, was arrested Friday night. They also took his wife into...

Dallas police arrest 16-year-old September slaying of teen

Oct. 20, 2019 12:04 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Police in Dallas say a 16-year-old boy has been arrested for the slaying of another teen last month. Officials say the suspect was arrested in nearby Irving, Texas, on Saturday in connection with the Sept. 30 slaying of 18-year-old Frederick Denavel Ford. The suspect's name was not released...

Suspect arrested in connection with Arkansas fatal shooting

Oct. 20, 2019 11:39 AM EDT

FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — Authorities in western Arkansas say a suspect is in custody following a man's fatal shooting. Fort Smith Police Department spokesman Aric Mitchell says officers responded to reports of a shooting about 9:40 p.m. Saturday and found the body of a man in an SUV. The victim was not...

2 arrested in fatal shooting of boy, 16, in California

Oct. 20, 2019 11:14 AM EDT

VISALIA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a young woman and young man were arrested on suspicion of murder in the shooting death of a 16-year-old boy in central California. Tulare County Sheriff's deputies responding to a call Friday night near Earlimart found the teen with at least one gunshot wound....