Crime

2 Men Arrested In Las Vegas Stabbing Attack of Gay Couple

Police arrested two men in the assault and stabbing of a gay couple near Simmons Street and Vegas Drive last week.

Kealan Abraham, 34, and Andre Duncan, 39, were arrested on Dec. 2 for battery with a deadly weapon, battery with use of deadly weapon result of substantial bodily harm and conspiracy to commit criminal contempt, according to Las Vegas Metropolitan Police.

Woman Suffers Broken Spine After Homophobic Attack On NYC Subway

The NYPD's Hate Crime Task Force is investigating an attack on a subway in Queens.

The attack happened November 30th on a Manhattan-bound E train heading to the Forest Hills Station.

Police say a man got into an argument with a 20-year-old woman. During the argument, police say the man used a homophobic slur

As the woman walked away, the man approached from behind, punched her in the back of the head, and shoved her to the ground, causing her to strike her head.

The attacker ran off.

The victim was treated for a fractured spine.

Man Arrested For Kidnapping and Sexual Assault After Hammering Ice Pick Through "Roomate's" Penis

A Utah man was charged for allegedly torturing his roommate and then hammering an ice pick-like tool through his genitals.

Jason Dee Maughn, 45, was charged on September 5, following the August 30 incident in Salt Lake County, Utah. Maughn, who was booked on Sunday, was charged with first-degree felony aggravated kidnapping, first-degree felony sexual assault, second-degree felony aggravated assault and second-degree felony mayhem.

Step Father Killed 10 Year Old Son He Thought Was Gay By Dropping Him On His Head 10 Times

LOS ANGELES -- Numerous calls made to the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services have come to light after grand jury documents were unsealed by a judge presiding over a Lancaster child-abuse case.

The case revolves around 10-year-old Anthony Avalos, who died in June, and his mother and her boyfriend who are accused of torturing and murdering him.

Los Angeles County prosecutors describe Anthony's life as 10 years of torture that was doled out by Heather Barron and Kareem Leiva. The couple have been charged with murder.

Gay Couple Attacked Near DC Police Station After Kickball Game

DC Police are investigating an assault on two gay men as a hate crime. The incident happened near the U St. Corridor shortly after 11 p.m. on Sunday, September 16th.

One of the two victims posted photos to Facebook. The photos show lacerations to one man’s face, bruising under another’s eye.There’s also a photo of blood on a DC Kickball league shirt.

“Everything was and is a blur…but I cannot forget the confusion, fear, and sadness I felt in this moment,” the victim wrote on Facebook.

Zachory Hinson is a friend and DC Kickball team captain.

WTF: 300 Pound Woman Admits To Crushing Her Boyfriend To Death Over Crack

A woman has pleaded guilty to killing her boyfriend by stabbing him, hitting him with a table leg and crushing him under the weight of her roughly 300 pounds.

Windi Thomas, of Erie, faces a sentence of 18 to 36 years after pleading guilty to third-degree murder. She had been scheduled for trial next week, but instead will be sentenced on Dec. 21.

Former Inmate With HIV Wins $140K Lawsuit After Spending A Year In Solitary Confinement

A former inmate with HIV will receive $150,000 after he was given a harsher penalty for alleged sexual activity than a non-infected partner.

The state agreed to change policy in assessing inmates with HIV, the proposed settlement says.

John Dorn, 47, said he spent 11 months in administrative segregation, was given a higher security classification then sent to a prison in the Upper Peninsula. The other prisoner only lost privileges for 30 days.

Dorn contended he had an undetectable viral load because of anti-retroviral medication he was taking.

Neighbors Refused To Call Police As Gay Couple Beaten and Stabbed Outside Home

A gay couple said they were the target of a hate crime outside their central Las Vegas home.

Charles Clements said two people ambushed him and his boyfriend, Vincent, sending them both to the hospital.

Charles was hit in the head. He was released Friday morning. On the phone, Vincent told FOX5 he was released from University Medical Center on Friday night. But he is still in a lot of pain. He has two broken ribs and a punctured lung.

Thursday night, Charles picked up Vincent from work at Walmart. Little did they know two people were following them home.

Baltimore Police Search For Trans Woman's Killer

Baltimore Police have offered a reward for anyone who may have information on the death of a trans woman known as Tydie.

Tydie was shot while on the 1900 block of West Lanvale Street in West Baltimore on November 26 around 4.15 am local time. She died of her injuries two days later.

The circumstances of the shooting are unclear, but Balitmore police is investigating it as a homicide.

Uber Passenger Arrested For Pulling D*ck Out, Asking If Driver Wanted To Touch It

Police arrested a Coralville man after he allegedly exposed himself to an Uber driver Wednesday morning. 

Christopher Wayne Jensen, 27, allegedly got into the front seat of an Uber he called for on the morning of July 19, according to a report. Police say during the ride, Jensen pulled out his penis and masturbated in front of the driver.

Jensen asked the driver, "do you want to touch it?" according to the complaint. Police say the Uber driver stopped and told Jensen to leave the car.