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SF Man Recorded
Turning Hose on
Jan 11, 2023 12:27 PM CST
SF Man Recorded Turning Hose on Homeless Woman
Collier Gwin could face assault charge
- A man filmed hosing down a homeless woman on the streets of San Francisco initially told KGO that he found it "hard to apologize." Indeed, he suggested to the
San Francisco Chronicle
that he'd do it again. A video of Monday's incident quickly went viral , with...
Legislative Brawl in Senegal
Injures Pregnant Lawmaker
Jan 3, 2023 6:38 PM CST
Legislative Brawl in Senegal Injures Pregnant Lawmaker
Two male lawmakers receive jail time
- Two members of parliament in Senegal have been handed six-month jail sentences for attacking a pregnant lawmaker, who suffered a kick to the stomach. Chaos erupted during a budget debate in the National Assembly on Dec. 1. Amy Ndiaye, a member of the ruling Benno Bokk Yakaar coalition, had "...
Stopping a Bully Cost
Her an Eye. Now, Police
Have Made an Arrest
Dec 6, 2022 5:43 PM CST
Stopping a Bully Cost Her an Eye. Now, Police Have Made an Arrest
Suspect was allegedly bullying boy with special needs when victim intervened
- Two weeks ago, 19-year-old Bianca Palomera was working her job as an assistant manager at a Habit Burger Grill in Antioch, California, when someone started bullying another teen with an intellectual disability, according to ABC7 . Palomera intervened, and it cost her an eye. On Tuesday, Antioch police announced the arrest...
Wife Alleges Husband Put
Abortion Drug in Her Water
Nov 11, 2022 7:16 AM CST
Wife Alleges Husband Put Abortion Drug in Her Water
Texas lawyer Mason Herring charged with two felony counts
- 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 pregnant person, under charges handed...
When Told to
Nov 10, 2022 6:57 AM CST
Pelosi Suspect When Told to Drop Hammer: 'Ummm Nope'
Charging document details what happened between Paul Pelosi, suspect in Oct. 28 break-in
- David DePape, the suspect in the attack last month on Paul Pelosi , was indicted Wednesday on charges of assault and attempted kidnapping. Politico notes these charges handed down by a federal grand jury supplant similar ones filed in an earlier complaint . The six-page document details how the San Francisco Police...
Alleged Pelosi Attacker
May Be Deported
Nov 4, 2022 2:25 PM CDT
Alleged Pelosi Attacker May Be Deported
Canadian David DePape was in US illegally after traveling legally here in 2008
- The man suspected of attacking Paul Pelosi , the 82-year-old husband of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, last Friday isn't in the United States legally, though he came here legally nearly 15 years ago. That's per Department of Homeland Security officials, who said Thursday that 42-year-old Canadian David DePape entered...
Comedian Redd Speaks
Out After NYC Attack
Oct 31, 2022 8:00 AM CDT
Comedian Redd Speaks Out After NYC Attack
'I'm okay and healing fast!!' the 'SNL' alum said in a weekend Instagram story
- Chris Redd is doing all right after an attack outside a New York City comedy club earlier this week that sent him to the hospital. "I've been resting up like crazy but I want to say thank you thank you thank you for all the messages of love,...
Pokemon Go Rival
Oct 27, 2022 8:24 AM CDT
Prosecutors: Father, Son Nearly Drowned Pokemon Go Rival
Robert and Angelo Matteuzzi convicted of felony assault following 'ridiculous' brawl
- Two men from Missouri have been found guilty of assault after a brawl over Pokemon Go that landed the pair and their victim in a lake, along with some teeth. The popular smartphone game sees rival players do virtual battle with Pokemon characters for control of real-life locations known as...
Attack on Rubio Volunteer
Gets a Little Strange
Oct 25, 2022 8:38 AM CDT
Attack on Rubio Volunteer Gets a Little Strange
Victim canvassing for senator has ties to extremist group; Rubio's take also differs from cops'
- An online post from Florida Sen. Marco Rubio about an attack on a man who was canvassing for him over the weekend is now raising eyebrows over both its insinuations and the volunteer who was assaulted. "Last night one of our canvassers wearing my T-shirt and a Desantis hat...
FBI: Man Took 'Shrooms,
Then Had Quite a Trippy Flight
Oct 10, 2022 8:56 AM CDT
FBI: Man Took 'Shrooms, Then Had Quite a Trippy Flight
Cherruy Loghan Sevilla is accused of assaulting crew, breaking into bathroom on United plane
- There are bad trips, and then there are bad drug trips, and may never the two converge. For one man on a United Airlines flight last week, however, that's apparently what happened, and he's now facing charges of assault and interfering with flight crew. An affidavit filed in...
Ex-Trooper Goes Missing
Oct 7, 2022 11:10 AM CDT
Ex-Trooper Goes Missing After Sentencing
Harvey Briggs was sentenced to probation for pulling mask off Tennessee protester
- A former Tennessee state trooper has gone missing after he was sentenced for a misdemeanor assault conviction on a charge that he pulled the face mask off a protester during the COVID-19 pandemic in August 2020. In a Facebook post Monday, Columbia police said 54-year-old Harvey Briggs was last seen...
by NFLer Claims
It Was Assault
Oct 6, 2022 11:55 AM CDT
Protester Tackled by NFLer Claims It Was Assault
'There's consequences for your actions,' responds Rams' Bobby Wagner
The protester who ran onto the field during an NFL game on Monday, only to be knocked down by Los Angeles Rams linebacker Bobby Wagner, has filed an assault complaint. The Santa Clara Police Department confirms an "active investigation" is underway, per Yahoo . The protester was one of...
Surfing Legend Dies
in 'One-Punch' Assault
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Oct 1, 2022 12:50 PM CDT
Surfing Legend Dies in 'One-Punch' Assault
Chris Davidson 'was one of the most stylish surfers we'd ever produced in this country'
- Australia's surfing community is mourning former pro surfer Chris Davidson, who died after an alleged assault outside a pub in New South Wales Saturday night. Police say the 45-year-old was found unconscious outside the South West Rocks Country Club, around five hours north of Sydney, after emergency services received...
Cyclist Charged After Teen
Girls' Prank Goes Awry
Sep 26, 2022 11:28 AM CDT
Cyclist Charged After Teen Girls' Prank Goes Awry
Mathieu van der Poel accused of physically assaulting girls who kept knocking on his door
- Top cyclist Mathieu van der Poel had been one of the favorites to win Sunday's world championship race in Wollongong, Australia. Instead of that, he ended up flying home to the Netherlands with a criminal conviction under his belt, reports the
. It seems that a group of kids...
Mom Who Urged
Must Pay Up
Sep 16, 2022 11:31 AM CDT
Mom Who Urged Daughter to Punch Opponent Must Pay Up
Latira Shonty Hunt ordered to pay $9K in restitution
The woman who instructed her 14-year-old daughter to hit an opposing player during a basketball game, an act that resulted in a concussion, will have to pay. A judge this week ruled that Latira Shonty Hunt, 44, of La Puente, Calif., must pay $9,000 in restitution; write a...
4 Cops Charged After Video
of Man Beaten in Traffic Stop
Sep 1, 2022 9:19 AM CDT
4 Cops Charged After Video of Man Beaten in Traffic Stop
Michigan trooper Bram Schroeder accused of punching Vance Martin, while 3 others stood by
- Four police officers in Michigan have been charged after prosecutors say a man pulled over for suspected drunk driving was handcuffed, then assaulted by one of the officers, while the others did nothing to stop him. Per a release from Michigan's Department of Attorney General, Bram Schroeder and Zachary...
I Was Attacked
With Metal Pipe
Jul 12, 2022 11:49 AM CDT
US Olympian: I Was Attacked With Metal Pipe
Kim Glass says she suffered facial fractures in encounter with random 'homeless man' in LA
- Former US Olympian Kim Glass is warning people to keep their heads on a swivel while out and about in Los Angeles after a man attacked her with a metal pipe. The 6-foot-3 volleyball player and 2008 Olympic silver medalist posted a series of videos to Instagram over the weekend,...
Louisville Police Seeking
Man Who Punched Mayor
Jun 21, 2022 6:57 AM CDT
Louisville Police Seeking Man Who Punched Mayor
Greg Fischer was assaulted at a public event over the weekend
- Police are searching for a different kind of Louisville slugger after a suspect was captured on video punching the mayor of Kentucky's largest city on Saturday. Greg Fischer was mingling in a crowd at a Juneteenth event at the Fourth Street Live! entertainment complex when a man walked up...
Woman Flees Home, Describes
Torture, Rape Over 6 Months
Jun 15, 2022 10:50 AM CDT
Woman Flees Home, Describes Torture, Rape Over 6 Months
Peter McGuire of Chino Hills, Calif., arrested Saturday, is held without bail
- Though a sheriff's deputy responded numerous times to a California home where a young woman was held captive and tortured over six months, help remained elusive until she managed to escape on her own Thursday, according to authorities. The 22-year-old woman, who'd unknowingly moved in with a man...
Punches Were Thrown
on the Ice—and Then Off
Jun 10, 2022 1:15 PM CDT
Punches Were Thrown on the Ice—and Then Off
New York Rangers fan facing assault charges after sucker punch caught on video
- Thursday's hockey game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and New York Rangers ended with punches on and off the ice. Shortly after players traded blows to mark the end of the Lightning's 3-1 victory over the Rangers at Madison Square Garden, which put the Lightning up 3-2 in...
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