Daily Archives: October 12, 2014

Inmate made a weapon out of sock and a lock; where did he get the lock?

CONCORD, NH (Oct. 12, 2014) —Myron Armstrong, 38, an inmate at the Federal Correctional Institution in Berlin, New Hampshire, has entered a guilty plea in the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire to one count of possessing a weapon in a federal correctional facility, announced United States Attorney John P. Kacavas.

Deandre Murphy forgot he had a gun in his drawers and a record on his name

According to his plea agreement, Baltimore City Police officers were patrolling the Cherry Hill area of Baltimore when they saw Murphy, who was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt. That seemed unusual to the officers since the temperature was about 90 degrees. Due to recent violence in the area, the officers approached Murphy to speak with him. As they approached from the rear, the officers saw the handle of handgun in Murphy’s pants. Murphy was not aware of the officers’ presence at that time

Sunday Cartoon: Obola

Sunday Cartoon: Obola

Thugs pistol whipped old man in home invasion; Davonete Rodney Beckette led gang and robbed his neighbors

EDEN, MD. (Oct. 12, 2014) —Wicomico Sheriff’s Deputies and Maryland State Police arrested three men on Oct. 8th and charged them with the home invasion and pistol whipping of an old man last week. The armed invasion and robbery took place around the corner from the ringleader’s home.

Davonete Rodney Beckette, 19, of 26134 Walnut Tree Road in Eden Md. was charged with 19 counts including property destruction, assault, armed robbery, theft, robbery, possession of a handgun and other charges. Beckette doesn’t have any other crimes on his record as an adult and any such criminal record he amassed as a juvenile is sealed.

Metro Police Beat: Mercedes driver slammed into car stopped at traffic light; killed five

There were five occupants in the Acura. The driver is the sole survivor. She was taken to a hospital where she remains in guarded condition. A female passenger in the Acura was pronounced dead on the scene. A second woman and two children were rushed to a hospital where they died from their injuries. There were three occupants in the Mercedes. A female passenger was pronounced dead on the scene. The driver is in critical condition. A second male passenger is hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries.

Parents left baby to die, say police

NOKESVILLE, VA (Oct. 12, 2014) – Prince William County Police report that the parents of a baby who was left and abandoned for nearly a day and found dead have now been confined to a jail cell.

On October 5th at 1:00PM, officers responded to a residence located in the 10200 block of Aqua View Ct in Nokesville (20181) to investigate an unresponsive infant. Officers and rescue personnel arrived at the home and located the infant, identified as a 9 month old girl, unresponsive and not breathing.