Stories posted are written by National news Journalists, not by this blog. Our Blog Tips. MD- Suspected online rapist kills himself after police stand-off Article Tags.
Mark Humphries, 33, of the block of Suitland Road barricaded himself for several hours yesterday in a Hyattsville apartment, located in the block of Oglethorpe Street, according to a police news release. Police say they suspect he met at least eight of his victims through craigslist. Police arrived at the Hyattsville apartment at about p. July 23 with a warrant for his arrest, and after several hours of a stand-off, they heard a gun shot.
Humphries shot himself one time in his upper body, and was transported to a hospital for his injuries. He died at p.
Police ruled his death a suicide, but will continue investigating the rapes. News Source. Washington County sheriff's deputies had not determined the cause of death, but the man left a suicide note. The man, whose name has not been released, was being held on five counts of first-degree sex abuse, two counts of first-degree unlawful sexual penetration and six counts of using in display of sexually explicit conduct.
Monday morning, deputies found the man in his cell and discovered that he wasn't breathing. Deputies and medical staff attempted CPR. But when Hillsboro Fire Department crews arrived, the man was pronounced dead. Preliminary investigation of the man's death indicates that he took his life in the night. Deputies say that the state medical examiner's office will perform an autopsy to determine cause of death. The sheriff's office will conduct an investigation into the cause of death and review procedures at the jail.
CT- Garner inmate commits suicide Article Tags. Officials with the state Department of Corrections said a cellmate informed staff around a. He was found with a bedsheet tied around his neck, with the other end of the sheet secured to the cell door at the high security prison on Nunnawauk Road. Staff members attempted to revive Ferrer, who was transported to Danbury Hospital and pronounced dead at approximately a. Ferrer was arrested April 14 after a standoff with police and was charged with murder for allegedly shooting his live-in girlfriend, Amanda Realie, 27, in their apartment.
The woman died several days later. Investigators said Ferrer told authorities he and Realie were fighting over her heroin use and his history as a sex offender when he accidentally shot her in the face. When officers arrived on the scene, they found a blood-spattered Ferrer in the parking lot of a nearby restaurant. He was holding a gun and his 2-year-old son Craigslist Suitland sex threatening to kill himself.
Brain Garnett, a spokesman for the DOC, declined to comment Wednesday on whether Ferrer was on a suicide watch or had any mental health issues. He noted, however, that Garner "is our deated facility for adult male offenders with ificant mental health needs.
State Rep. Michael Lawlor, D-East Haven, chairman of the legislature's Judiciary Committee, said if Ferrer was in Garner while his case was pending he likely had a "high mental health score. Lawlor said while Ferrer belonged in the high-security prison, there are nonviolent offenders -- such as homeless men charged with trespassing or urinating in public -- who would be better served by community-based health services such as halfway homes and treatment facilities.
In addition to murder, he was charged with assault on a pregnant woman, and two counts of risk of injury to. His next court appearance was scheduled for Friday. Court officials said Ferrer was convicted in the s of sexually assaulting a minor, then escaped from prison in and remained a fugitive until he was arrested for marijuana possession in New York in Ferrer's death comes a month after a Craigslist Suitland sex in Rockville Superior Court that there was enough evidence to put him on trial in the murder case. The State's Attorney in charge of the case, Matt Gedansky, could not be reached for comment.
Virginia. Kent Agnew, 61, whose family has owned and operated Agnew Seed for decades, died of unknown causes sometime between Sunday night and this morning, according to assistant chief medical examiner Dr. Paul Benson.
Benson said he is waiting on test before making a determination on cause of death. Johnson would not identify the person who died or the address but said the body was found inside a building. Agnew Seed is at Market St. Johnson said the death did not appear to be suspicious and police did not suspect foul play.
». Although gardai are conducting an investigation into the cause of death, they have ruled out foul play and suspect that he killed himself. The man was questioned by detectives two weeks ago after a year-old immigrant said she had been coerced into prostitution and identified the man as a client.
Gardai believe he was introduced to the girl by a prostitute, who is alleged to have forced the teenager to offer sexual services. A file is being prepared for the director of public prosecutions by detectives, who expect to press charges. The case was reported to gardai in Blanchardstown after the girl told her mother what had happened. Gardai are trying to establish if any other girls were involved. A resident of Newland, N. Authorities told a source in Avery County, N. His body reportedly was found by a family member.
McCloud had been scheduled to appear in Washington County Sessions Court on Tuesday to answer to charges of indecent exposure and disorderly conduct. He was one of 40 men charged in a two-week undercover investigation conducted by Johnson City police last month at Winged Deer and Buffalo Mountain parks.
Authorities said Monday their investigation into the inappropriate sexual behavior is far from over. As news of the sting hit newspapers and local television stations Tuesday, undercover investigators arrested yet another man allegedly looking for sex at a park.
According to reports, an officer was conducting surveillance at Buffalo Mountain Park around 1 p. Tuesday when Clifford Deloach, 44, Emory Lane, approached him and asked him to engage in sexual activity.
Deloach allegedly led the officer to an area frequently used for such activity, and the pair made plans to engage in sex. At that time, Deloach was issued a citation charging him with disorderly conduct. All of the men charged in the recent sting are no longer allowed to visit any city park, police said. Charles Heritage, 60, who goes by "Rick," took a bus to Pasco County upon his release from prison Monday for crimes he committed against small children in There he purchased "suspicious" items, authorities say.
That same day, he rented a room at the Quality Inn Hotel at U. He never fulfilled a scheduled appointment with his probation officer, authorities say. Over the course of his investigation into Heritage's whereabouts, Detective Tommy Breedlove followed up on past residences of the suspect.
He was led to a burned down house on Ostrom Way where Heritage once lived. Breedlove found Heritage had hung himself in the woods behind the house, said Sgt. Donna Black, sheriff's spokeswoman. Prison records show Heritage served three years and five months of a five-year sentence for two counts of providing obscene material Craigslist Suitland sex children, two counts of lewd and lascivious molestation and one count of lewd and lascivious exhibition.
Additionally, Heritage served prison time about 30 years ago in Indiana for sodomizing a teenager, according to a Tampa Tribune report. The latest charges from Pasco County were a result of a sleepover at Heritage's house in Five neighborhood children, all 16 or younger, were at Heritage's house when he reportedly showed them child pornography and asked the youngsters "if they liked what they saw. ID- Alleged molester commits suicide Article Tags.
Investigators concluded the death was intentional and self-inflicted. Kootenai County officers had arrested Watson, owner of Watson Homes, on July 6 for allegedly fondling an 8-year-old girl at a float house in Bayview the day before. Three witnesses told deputies that Watson touched the girl inappropriately after inviting her to sit on his lap during a fireworks show. Watson, a friend of the alleged victim's family, left the scene after being confronted by an adult at the home. Newer Posts Older Posts Home. Subscribe to: Posts Atom. ZIP: 20746 20747 20752 20790