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Convicted Florida Felon Kills His 6 Grandchildren - ABC News

2014-09-19
ABC NewsConvicted Florida Felon Kills His 6 GrandchildrenABC NewsA man who spent time in prison a decade ago for the shooting death of his young son killed six of his grandchildren, including an infant, his adult daughter and himself in a rampage at a home where authorities in the small Florida town say they had ...Florida Shooting: Convicted Felon, Don Spirit, Kills 6 Grandchildren, Daughter ...International Business TimesConvicted felon shoots, kills his 6 grandchildren, daughter, himself in small ...Minneapolis Star TribunePolice: Florida felon who killed 7 relatives wasn't allowed to have gunFOX43.comall 1,217 news articles »

Fresh act: 87-year-old felon Edwin Edwards wants back in Congress - CNN

2014-09-19
Fresh act: 87-year-old felon Edwin Edwards wants back in CongressCNNBut he's running for a seat in Congress because Louisiana law doesn't allow felons to run for state office -- until they've been out of prison for 15 years. By then, Edwards would be 98 -- so he's taking this shot instead. Former Louisiana governor ...and more »

Ex-felon arrested for gun possession in Pasadena - The Pasadena Star-News

2014-09-21
Ex-felon arrested for gun possession in PasadenaThe Pasadena Star-NewsPASADENA >> Police jailed a Los Angeles man late Saturday on suspicion of being a convicted felon in possession of a handgun, officials said. Akeem Ross, 29, was arrested about 10:20 p.m. in the 100 block of West Claremont Street, Pasadena police Lt.

Felon facing gun charge cites new gun law in defense - Springfield News-Leader

2014-09-20
Felon facing gun charge cites new gun law in defenseSpringfield News-LeaderA Springfield felon facing new gun charges is asserting as his defense a new voter-approved constitutional amendment that reinforced the right to bear arms in Missouri. The man is asking for his weapons charges to be dropped because he says the ...

Minnesota felon captured after courthouse escape: sheriff - New York Daily News

2014-09-20
New York Daily NewsMinnesota felon captured after courthouse escape: sheriffNew York Daily NewsA violent Minnesota felon's life on the lam is over. Minneapolis cops busted 25-year-old Michael Henderson on Friday, the morning after he made a chaotic escape from a guarded courtroom. Henderson had just heard the first part of the guilty verdict in ...and more »

Convicted felon was involved in robbing Miami-Dade retired judge, police say - Local 10

2014-09-19
Local 10Convicted felon was involved in robbing Miami-Dade retired judge, police sayLocal 10It took Marke Washington Williams, 24, by surprise. The convicted felon was suspected of being involved in the recent robbery of a former circuit court judge at gunpoint in Miami Shores. He got away the day of the robbery, but it took police 10 days to ...and more »

Gun Ban Group Memorializes Violent Felon - AmmoLand.com

2014-09-21
Gun Ban Group Memorializes Violent FelonAmmoLand.comConspicuously absent will be any mention of the fact that Nigel Scarlett was a convicted felon. Previously convicted of Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury, plus a wide assortment of misdemeanors including illegally carrying a ...

Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren - Daily Commercial

2014-09-20
Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildrenDaily CommercialEDS: PLEASE DELETE THIS PHOTO DUE TO IT HAS THE WRONG ASPECT RATIO A REPLACEMENT, NY109, WILL MOVE SHORTLY - This undated image provided by the Gilchrist County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 shows Don Spirit.and more »

Former police chief indicted for allegedly accepting bribes, hiring felon - Orlando Sentinel

2014-09-20
WESH OrlandoFormer police chief indicted for allegedly accepting bribes, hiring felonOrlando SentinelThe former Longwood police chief was indicted this week for allegedly accepting more than $30,000 in bribes to hire and employ a convicted felon as a police officer. Tom Jackson swore-in officer Samer Majzoub in July 2009 and was accepting payments ...Cases could be jeopardized after ex-Longwood police chief allegedly hired ...WFTV OrlandoFormer Longwood police chief indictedWESH Orlandoall 5 news articles »

New Hampshire felon slashes little girl's bike tire: cops - New York Daily News

2014-09-20
New York Daily NewsNew Hampshire felon slashes little girl's bike tire: copsNew York Daily NewsThe little girl apparently thought she and Rapaglia, a convicted felon, were joking around on Wednesday evening as she pedaled near him, but she grew frightened when she saw the knife. The situation only got worse when the kid's mom tried to talk some ...Neighbor slashes 10-year-old's tireKRMGFranklin man accused of slashing tire of 10-year-old girl's bikeWMUR Manchesterall 5 news articles »