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Homeless man shot by LAPD was a felon with stolen identity - New York Post

2015-03-04
New York PostHomeless man shot by LAPD was a felon with stolen identityNew York PostThe Los Angeles homeless man who was fatally shot by police was a convicted felon who had dreams of becoming a Hollywood actor — but it turns out he was living in the US illegally after he “fooled” authorities into thinking he was a law-abiding ...Slain Los Angeles homeless man was a convicted felonFredericksburg.comVictim was convicted felonCastanet.netLos Angeles police shoot, kill man on the groundWZVN-TVall 2,568 news articles »

Convicted felon, 23, back in lockup after leading troopers on morning chase - AL.com

2015-03-04
AL.comConvicted felon, 23, back in lockup after leading troopers on morning chaseAL.comA convicted felon with a violent past is back behind bars after he led Alabama state troopers on a chase this morning. Joshua Aaron Finley, 23, was taken into custody in Ensley about 7:15 a.m., said Trooper Chuck Daniel. The chase began about 6:50 a.m. ...Birmingham high-speed chase suspect identified as convicted felonAlabama's13.comall 3 news articles »

Felon runs from accident scene, knocks on Madison doors - WTNH

2015-03-04
WTNHFelon runs from accident scene, knocks on Madison doorsWTNHPommer is a convicted felon and had drugs and weapons on him when police took him into custody. Police say they found 54 folds of heroin marked “FOXY,” a Glock® Model 26 9mm pistol and 55 9mm bullets. He was charged with criminal possession of a ...Felon Fled After Crash, Knocked on Madison Doors: CopsNBC ConnecticutMadison Police: Armed Convicted Felon Fled Accident Scene, Knocked on ...Patch.comFleeing Felon Knocks On Doors, Gets ArrestedHartford CourantNew Haven Registerall 7 news articles »

Felon who fired at Lucedale police officer sentenced - Jackson Clarion Ledger

2015-03-04
Jackson Clarion LedgerFelon who fired at Lucedale police officer sentencedJackson Clarion LedgerGULFPORT – A Lucedale man who has admitted he was a felon in possession of a firearm when he fired at a Lucedale police officer during a Jan. 8, 2012, vehicle pursuit has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. The Sun Herald reports Travis Sentell Jones ...and more »

Caldwell man sentenced to prison for harboring felon - KTVB

2015-03-04
KTVBCaldwell man sentenced to prison for harboring felonKTVBAggravated battery charges against Canaday were dropped as part of a plea deal. In exchange, he admitted to two counts of harboring a felon. Canaday was also ordered to pay more than $10,000 in restitution as part of his sentence. Read or Share this ...and more »

World's Hottest Felon Jeremy Meeks Officially Signs A Modeling Contract ... - Bustle

2015-03-04
The GrioWorld's Hottest Felon Jeremy Meeks Officially Signs A Modeling Contract ...BustleLast summer, at the height of the “Wold's Hottest Felon” meme, when Meeks photo was being passed around faster than that baby weasel riding on the back of a woodpecker, there were rumors that the convict had signed a $30,000 modeling contract with ...A Quick Update On The Hot Felon's Modeling AspirtationsSFist'Hot felon' Jeremy Meeks plans modeling careerThe GrioThe 'Sexy Felon' whose mugshot went massively viral is planning for his ...Business InsiderMTV.com -Mirror.co.ukall 49 news articles »

St. Louis judge finds felon within rights to be armed - fox2now.com

2015-03-02
CBS LocalSt. Louis judge finds felon within rights to be armedfox2now.comST. LOUIS (AP) _ A St. Louis judge has tossed a gun possession charge after ruling that a convicted felon had the right to be armed under a newly enacted amendment to the state constriction. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1GEap8D ) reports ...Judge: Amendment 5 Allows Felon To Keep GunCBS LocalSt. Louis judge tosses out gun case, citing newly-enacted Amendment 5STLtoday.comIn alarming ruling, Missouri's gun-friendly Constitution now allows felons to ...Kansas City Star (blog)all 29 news articles »

After committee chaos, advocates for felon voting rights say Rand Paul went ... - Lexington Herald Leader

2015-03-04
Lexington Herald LeaderAfter committee chaos, advocates for felon voting rights say Rand Paul went ...Lexington Herald LeaderSecretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes, who said recently at an event announcing her re-election campaign that she was "proud to have led" on the issue of felon voting rights, appeared before the committee on a separate issue Wednesday but left ...and more »

Police: Convicted felon robs man at gunpoint inside Sharonville hotel room - WXIX

2015-03-04
Police: Convicted felon robs man at gunpoint inside Sharonville hotel roomWXIXPolice are searching for a convicted felon accused of robbing another man at gunpoint inside a hotel room overnight. Derrick Birch, 24, is wanted on one count of aggravated robbery. Officers responded to the Red Roof Inn off East Sharon Road and ...and more »

Muncie felon held in woman's beating - Muncie Star Press

2015-03-03
Muncie Star PressMuncie felon held in woman's beatingMuncie Star PressMUNCIE -- A Muncie man has been accused of beating a woman in a southside apartment. Desmound Lamonte Trimble, 24, was preliminarily charged with battery. City police were called early Saturday to the Red Carpet Inn, 3400 S. Madison St., where they ...