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  • Sentence Handed Down to Man Who Pleaded Guilty to Mall of America Stabbings

    02/16/2018 4:41:15 PM PST · by ButThreeLeftsDo · 28 replies
    KSTP.com ^ | 2/16/18 | KSTP Staff
    The man who pleaded guilty to stabbing two men at the Mall of America last November was sentenced Friday. Mahad Abdiaziz Adbiraham, 20, will have to serve 10 of his 15-year sentence in prison. With good behavior, the last five years of the sentence could be served as probation. Authorities said Abdiraham stabbed two brothers - 19-year-old Alexander Sanchez and 25-year-old John Sanchez - in a dressing room at the mall's Macy' store. In the statement read by his attorney following his guilty plea last month, Abdiraham said he went to the Mall of America to answer the "call for...
  • We are being targeted’: Voodoo believers fear a backlash

    02/15/2018 7:04:40 PM PST · by MNDude · 6 replies
    <p>Two separate crimes against children in recent days have one haunting similarity: authorities have pointed to Voodoo rituals as a possible motive.</p> <p>“We are being targeted,” said Maude Evans, a Haitian native and Vodou priestess in Boston’s Mattapan neighborhood. “I’m really concerned that that’s how it’s going to be from now on. They will do things and blame it on Vodou.”</p>
  • Mother was following ritual when she stabbed 2 sons to death, DA says

    02/06/2018 1:06:05 PM PST · by rightwingintelligentsia · 20 replies
    Boston25News.com ^ | February 6, 2018
    BROCKTON, Mass. - Officials with the Plymouth County District Attorney’s Office say a Brockton, Massachusetts, mother was following a ritual when she stabbed her two sons to death Monday. Attorneys in a Tuesday court hearing for Latarsha Sanders, 43, said she told police she killed her 5- and 8-year-old boys in a ritual incident. It is not clear what the ritual was. According to prosecutors, the 8-year-old boy was stabbed 50 times. Police say Sanders stabbed her two sons before putting them in separate beds and covering them with sheets. Court documents show police asked her why she stabbed her...
  • Man Pleads Guilty to Assault in Mall of America Macy's Stabbing

    01/25/2018 5:03:37 PM PST · by ButThreeLeftsDo · 26 replies
    KSTP.com ^ | 1/25/18 | Ben Rodgers
    A Minneapolis man pleaded guilty to charges after authorities say he stabbed two men in a Macy's dressing room at the Mall of America in November, according to court records. Twenty-year-old Mahad Abdiaziz Adbiraham pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree assault. Abdiraham is expected to be sentenced on Feb. 16 Police responding to a report of a stabbing at the Mall of America Macy's store on Nov. 12 arrived to find "a chaotic scene with a lot of blood," according to a criminal complaint. The complaint says the two men stabbed were with seven other family members on a...
  • Two stabbed to death in The Netherlands

    12/14/2017 6:30:08 PM PST · by BlackVeil · 24 replies
    Yahoo News ^ | 15 Dec 2017 | Staff
    Two people have been killed and three injured in two stabbing incidents in the southern Dutch city of Maastricht, authorities said. Police said in a tweet that one suspect had been detained ...
  • John Conyers III Was Arrested in February, Accused of Stabbing His Girlfriend

    12/06/2017 3:56:58 PM PST · by Sub-Driver · 30 replies
    John Conyers III Was Arrested in February, Accused of Stabbing His Girlfriend By YAMICHE ALCINDORDEC. 6, 2017 WASHINGTON — John Conyers III, who was endorsed by his father on Tuesday to succeed him in the House, was arrested in February after his girlfriend suffered knife cuts during an argument. Mr. Conyers, in an interview Wednesday, tried to head off a possibly disqualifying scandal just a day after his father resigned from Congress amid multiplying allegations of sexual harassment. As issues of sexual harassment and abuse roil Washington, any violent altercation against a woman could doom his effort to take the...
  • Police: TX murder suspect told his child to clean up blood after stabbing estranged wife

    12/06/2017 11:55:01 AM PST · by bgill · 6 replies
    San Antonio Express-News ^ | Dec. 5, 2017 | Fares Sabawi
    Lewis Bright, 47, was taken into custody on a murder warrant almost three weeks after he dropped Erica Bright off at the First Choice Emergency Clinic on Nacogdoches Road Nov. 16. She told the nursing staff before she died that Lewis Bright stabbed her with a knife at her home, according to the arrest affidavit. Police obtained a search warrant and inside the apartment they found clumps of coagulated blood on the floor and a large kitchen knife in the sink with blood on its blade, the affidavit says.Investigators interviewed the estranged couple's child, who reportedly saw Lewis Bright driving...
  • 'A magical and captivating boy'

    12/03/2017 4:22:53 AM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 7 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 3/12/17 | Yoni Kempinski
    Video IDF soldier Sergeant Ron Yitzhak Kukia, 19, who was murdered on Thursday evening in the stabbing attack in Arad, was laid to rest on Sunday afternoon, accompanied by hundreds of family and friends. Minister of Science Ophir Akunis, Head of Central Command Roman Numa, Head of Southern Command General Eyal Zamir and the Head of the IDF's Technological and Logistical Directorate, Lieutenant General Aharon Haliva, arrived at his funeral in the military section of the Kiryat Shaul cemetery. Minister Akunis eulogized Ron on behalf of the Israeli government. "How heroes have fallen, the people of Israel bow their heads...
  • Police search for suspect in road rage stabbing on MD 200

    11/27/2017 10:40:54 AM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 14 replies
    WTOP ^ | October 21, 2017 | Dick Uliano
    WASHINGTON — Maryland State Police want the public’s help bringing to justice a pickup truck driver who stabbed a man this week on MD 200 — the Intercounty Connector. The victim was a passenger in a white Chevy Silverado which was heading eastbound on the ICC, Wednesday afternoon, around 3:30. The incident began with a dispute between the drivers of the Silverado and a gray Ford pickup. The suspect then drove his gray truck on the shoulder to get around the white truck, according to police. On the ramp to northbound Interstate 95, as the Ford truck blocked the path...
  • Suspect in fatal stabbing ordered to undergo psychiatric evaluation (Boston)

    11/26/2017 6:11:44 AM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 3 replies
    Boston Herald ^ | November 25, 2017 | O’Ryan Johnson
    A 39-year-old man accused of stabbing a man to death in West Roxbury said he didn’t trust his lawyer yesterday during a court appearance that ended with a judge ordering that he undergo a mental health evaluation. Nathurlon Munnerlyn, who was arrested Wednesday and charged with the beating and stabbing death of 40-year-old Brian Sweeney, whose body was found Sunday, made faces and muttered under his breath in West Roxbury District Court until the clerk read the murder charge against him, prompting him to interrupt the proceedings. “Excuse me ... I was appointed this attorney and I don’t trust him,”...
  • Two reportedly stabbed at Mall of America in Minnesota

    11/12/2017 6:19:03 PM PST · by dynachrome · 32 replies
    Fox News ^ | 11-12-17 | unattributed
    At least two people were stabbed at the Mall of America in Minnesota just before closing time on Sunday night, according to reports. Bloomington Police tweeted that "a subject is in custody" following a stabbing at Macy's in the mall.
  • Russian radio presenter Felgengauer stabbed in neck

    10/23/2017 3:18:53 PM PDT · by Navy Patriot · 17 replies
    BBC News ^ | October 23, 2017
    One of Russia's top radio presenters has had surgery after being stabbed in the neck by a man who broke into her newsroom at broadcaster Ekho Moskvy. Tatyana Felgengauer is in a medically-induced coma in a Moscow hospital but her life is not said to be in danger. A male suspect is under arrest. His motive is not clear, though police say it appears to be a personal grudge.
  • Police ID Woman Charged With Murdering Husband At Hopkins Hospital

    10/14/2017 8:06:12 PM PDT · by Steely Tom · 14 replies
    WJZ CBS Baltimore ^ | 14 October 2017 | WJZ TV
    . . . Hospital staff told police that Jones and Yancey had been arguing while waiting for their 14-year-old son to get a procedure. Shortly after, Jones came out of the room and said Yancey had cut himself. Staff went into the room and found Yancey with lacerations to the upper body. Yancey was pronounced dead a short time later. Jones left the hospital before officers arrived on scene. . . .
  • 26-year-old man accused of stabbing his co-worker to death at the Hickory Hills, IL Arby's.

    09/24/2017 8:25:11 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 28 replies
    Patch Illinois ^ | Sep 23, 2017 | Lorraine Swanson
    Arby’s Ripper Told Mom, ‘I Did A Bad Thing:' Prosecutor Bail denied for 26-year-old man accused of stabbing his co-worker to death at the Hickory Hills Arby's. Lorraine Swanson September 23, 2017 HICKORY HILLS, IL -- Kristina and Daniel Price gripped each other’s hands during a bond hearing Saturday afternoon at the Leighton Criminal Courts Building, as they listened to a Cook County prosecutor describe their brother Johnny’s last moments of life. John Price, 35, was stabbed to death last week while working the night shift at Arby’s in Hickory Hills. The man accused of his murder, Irvin Thomas, 26,...
  • Son of U.S. consul stabbed during mugging in Oaxaca [Mexico]

    04/24/2007 10:05:15 AM PDT · by SwinneySwitch · 17 replies · 707+ views
    Houston Chronicle/AP ^ | April 24, 2007
    OAXACA, Mexico — The son of the U.S. consul in southern Oaxaca state was stabbed during an apparent mugging, U.S. Consul Mark Leyes said Monday. Leyes said three assailants beat and stabbed his son, Marcos Leyes Perez, and then took his money after he left a disco in Oaxaca City at about 1 a.m. Sunday. Leyes said his son, whose liver was punctured, was the victim of a mugging and his assailants probably did not know he was the son of the U.S. consul. He was listed in stable condition at a local hospital, the government news agency Notimex reported....
  • Man Stabbed After Haircut Gets Him Mistaken for a Neo-Nazi

    08/19/2017 9:18:56 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 27 replies
    New York Post ^ | August 19, 2017 | Stephanie Pagones
    This Colorado man is avowedly not a neo-Nazi. But he believes his long-on-top, buzzed-on-the-sides haircut got him mistaken for one — and nearly stabbed to death by a confused anti-fascist. Joshua Witt, 26, escaped his brush with hairdo-doom with a defensive slice to the hand and three stitches. “Apparently, my haircut is considered a neo-Nazi statement,” he told The Post Saturday, as his account on Facebook garnered 20,000 shares.
  • Terrorist attack in Turku, Finland

    08/18/2017 7:10:36 AM PDT · by Lalle · 55 replies
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  • 1 person killed in stabbing attack in Germany

    08/18/2017 9:09:08 AM PDT · by Leaning Right · 16 replies
    ABC News ^ | Aug 18, 2017 | MEGHAN KENEALLY
    One person was killed and one person was injured in a stabbing attack in the German city of Wuppertal-Elberfeld today, according to police. Wuppertal police are still searching for one or more suspects related to the stabbings. No information has been released about the possible motive of the attack. This marks the second reported stabbing attack in Europe today, as one person was killed in Finland during a stabbing attack that left several others injured.
  • 4 children, man found dead in Georgia home; mom detained

    07/06/2017 5:39:19 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 6 replies
    CBS News ^ | July 6, 2017
    LOGANVILLE, Ga. -- Police responding to reports of a stabbing say they've found four young children and a man dead inside a home in an Atlanta suburb. Gwinnett County police said another child was taken to a hospital with injuries they describe as serious. Authorities have detained a woman police describe as the mother. No charges have been announced. Police said in a brief statement that the bodies were found early Thursday morning in Loganville. Police described the crime as horrendous. No identities have been released and a motive has also yet to be determined, CBS affiliate WGCL-TV reports.
  • Michigan airport stabbing an 'act of terrorism', says FBI

    06/22/2017 8:08:33 AM PDT · by GonzoII · 16 replies
    france24.com ^ | 2017-06-22
    The FBI is investigating as an "act of terrorism" a knife attack on a Michigan airport police officer Wednesday by a man yelling "Allahu Akbar." The stabbing at Bishop International Airport, in the city of Flint, comes amid a wave of jihadist-inspired attacks in Europe, most recently a foiled bomb assault at a train station in Belgium. US officials identified the suspected assailant, who is in custody and cooperating with investigators, as a 49-year-old Canadian resident from Quebec named Amor Ftouhi. "We're investigating this incident today as an act of terrorism," FBI special agent David Gelios told a news conference,...