Crime

4 Highschool Football Players Arrested For Raping Teammate With Broomstick

Four suspects charged in an alleged locker room sexual assault at Damascus High School were released on bond Monday.

A bond hearing was held for four of the five players who were being charged as adults.

Jean Claude Abedi, Kristian Jamal Lee, Will Daniel Smith, Caleb Thorpe face charges including first-degree rape in the alleged Halloween locker room attack against their own teammates on the Damascus JV football team.

Man Gets Only 10 Years After Killing Brother And Saying 3 Black Men Did It

A Bronx man who stabbed his younger brother to death, then tried to blame the killing on three made-up black men, will serve 10 years behind bars — a sentence that left the slain sibling’s family fuming.

As teared poured from his eyes and snot ran from his nose, Dennis Martinez begged Bronx Supreme Court Judge Lester Adler to give him “the lowest possible time that you can” for killing his 36-year-old brother, Jorge Montanez, saying he’ll be forever haunted by his actions.

A jury found the 53-year-old Martinez guilty of manslaughter in October.

Uber Driver Drags Man Down The Street After He Hugs His Husband

It was supposed to be a quick Uber ride, but a gay Manhattan couple claims the driver turned on them, leaving them scarred in more ways than one.

Taray Carey and Alex from the East Village say the driver gunned the car, dragging one of them along the ground down a busy street and they said it all started from a hate-filled tirade.

The couple tells News 4 in an exclusive interview that it was a hug in the backseat that set the Uber driver into a hateful rage Tuesday night.

Gay Man Beaten And Robbed After Paying $50 To Have Sex With Man He Met On Instagram

A Vero Beach man was arrested after a man reported being kidnapped, beaten and subjected to an anti-gay slur, according to the Sebastian Police Department.

Matthew Evans, 20, of the 1400 block of 14th Court, was charged Nov. 21 with kidnapping and attempted robbery.

Two Sebastian men are wanted in the case.

The accuser told police he arranged to meet Evans and another man for a sexual encounter at the Sebastian River Landing clubhouse, near Sebastian Boulevard and 90th Avenue, after meeting them on Instagram, according to Evans' arrest warrant.

Man Arrested After Beating Boyfriend/Kicking Him Out Of Apt Naked For Refusing Sex

A Texas man assualted his boyfriend when he “said no and went to sleep” after he “grabbed his penis to have sex” on Friday night, authorities say.

Cornelius Simms, 28, was arrested for domestic battery in the San Antonio home he shares with the victim.

Simms’s arrest was the second time in 6 months that he was arrested for assualting a man who did not want to have sex with him.

Bell Ringers For Salvation Army Banned After Being Outed As White Supremacists

The Salvation Army has apologized after bell-ringing volunteers from the Hells Angels were photographed brandishing several white supremacist patches on their clothes. 

The Times of Northwest Indiana reports that members of the motorcycle club were spotted outside a Walmart in Valparaiso, Indiana, over the weekend, wearing patches that included a Confederate flag and the word “Aryan.”

The Salvation Army was “embarrassed” that it was “unable to prevent this incident,” said Lieutenant Christopher Nicolai of the Salvation Army of Porter County.

Democratic Party Chair Eric Bauman Resigns Amid Allegations He Sexually Assaulted Several Men

California Democratic Party Chairman Eric Bauman is facing calls to step down in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations.

Daraka Larimore-Hall, the state party’s vice chairman, told The Washington Post that he sent a letter Tuesday to the party’s secretary calling for Bauman’s removal after being approached by several party staff members who told him that they had been sexually harassed and assaulted by Bauman.

Father Forced 11 Year Old Son To Have Sex With Stepmom To Cure His Homosexuality

A British man has admitted he forced his son to have sex with his stepmom in an attempt to ensure he wasn’t gay. Richard Dowling admitted that he forced his then 11-year-old son, Daniel Dowling, to watch porn, have sex with his stepmom, and engage in threesomes with him and his stepmom.

Daniel is now 36. He has waived his right to anonymity to highlight the abuse he experienced.

The crimes took place in the 1990s in the family home in Bracknell, England. Richard and Daniel’s stepmom, Annette Breakspear, who have since split up, faced trial at Reading Crown Court in May.

Judge Who Served Time For Beating His Ex Wife, Arrested For Killing Her

Lance Mason wrote a letter of apology to his ex-wife, Aisha Fraser, in April 2016 from an Ohio prison.

He was serving time for domestic violence and felonious assault for hitting Fraser and smashing her face into a car dashboard while their two daughters were in the back seat.
Mason, a former trial court judge, offered contrition for the "harm and pain" he caused their family. He pointed out all he had done to try to make amends, including counseling, prayer and accepting the court's punishment "without complaint."

Police Kill 21 Year Old Military Officer While He Tries To Stop Mall Shooting

A man shot and killed by police in an Alabama mall on Friday was likely not the suspect who had just shot two other people in the shopping plaza, according to local reports.

Emantic Fitzgerald Bradford Jr., 21, was running away from the scene of the shooting at the Riverchase Galleria in the Birmingham suburb of Hoover at about 10 p.m. when he was fatally shot by police.