OCALA, FL (WESH) — A 9-year-old Ocala boy was taken into custody after he stabbed his 5-year-old sister with a knife because he said he wanted her die, police said.
Investigators said the little girl has multiple stab wounds and was airlifted to a nearby hospital.
Police said that when asked why he did it, the boy told detectives that the thought of killing her came to his mind two days ago.
According to an arrest affidavit, the boy got a knife from the kitchen and told detectives that during the attack, he was shouting “die, die” before his mother returned and grabbed the knife.
A pregnant Colorado mom fatally shot her toddler son before turning the weapon on herself in Rocky Mountain National Park, according to a new report.
The bodies of Tristen Watson, 24, of Colorado Springs, and her 17-month-old son Christopher, were discovered in the Friday afternoon as rangers searched for a reportedly suicidal person, The Coloradoan reported.
Both bodies were turned over to the Larimer County Coroner’s office, which determined in a Monday autopsy that Christopher had suffered a gunshot wound to the head.
OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR/CNN) – A 74-year-old woman allegedly admitted to police and witnesses in Oklahoma City she shot her husband, who died several days later of his injuries.
Faye Richard, 74, is charged with first degree murder in the shooting of her husband, 76-year-old Kenneth Richard, following what police say was an argument between the two.
Police say Kenneth Richard was driving a white SUV when an argument began between him and his wife of more than two decades. Then, she allegedly opened fire inside the vehicle.
Court records say witnesses saw Kenneth Richard “fall face first into the pavement,” and Faye Richard told them, “I shot him.”
“His wife got out of the car and was nonchalantly, ‘I shot him.’ And I was like, ‘Holy cow, OK.’ She seemed a little bit off her rocker…” witness Amanda Montez said. “He was just laying there, and then, he had said he had been shot. We pulled his jacket back, and sure enough, there was a bullet hole.”
Scandinavian countries are the best place to raise a family, the 2020 Best Countries report says (Picture: Getty Images/EyeEm) The UK has been named the 11th best country in the world to raise a child. Britain was ranked the sixth best country in the world overall in a 2020 Best Countries report, with Switzerland, Canada and Japan clinching the top three spaces.
OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. — A man confessed to killing his wife, his three children and the family dog in late December at their home in the Celebration neighborhood, Osceola County Sheriff Russ Gibson said Wednesday afternoon.
Anthony Todt told detectives he killed his wife, Megan Todt, 42, their sons, Alek Todt, 13, and Tyler Todt, 11, their daughter, Zoe Todt, 4, and their dog, Breezy, Gibson said during a news conference.
CABOT, Ark. — A video shows the bond of brotherly love, a boy singing to his baby brother who has Down syndrome.
Nicole Powell shared the video of her son Rayce singing “10,000 Hours” by Dan + Shay and Justin Bieber to his brother Tripp, who has Down syndrome.
“This is how Rayce bonds with Tripp,” Powell said in a post with the video on social media. “He sings to him all the time. He swears this song is about him and his brother.”