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A 32-year-old Little Rock, Ark., woman is now in police custody after she allegedly beat and viciously raped her younger, 24-year-old lover after she tried to leave her home on Saturday night.
Little Rock Police charged Elizabeth Navarro, 32, with rape and domestic battery in the third degree after the 24-year-old called 911 at about 9:50 a.m. Saturday morning and reported that Navarro had raped her in her home. more >>
A youth group leader has been accused of sexually assaulting a teenager girl in the group at her home earlier this month in Chicago, Illinois.
After Michael Rivera, 22, drove the victim and her 13-year-old nephew back home after a youth group meeting, Rivera came inside and played video games with the boy, said Assistant State's Attorney Latoya Croswell, according to The Chicago Sun Times. The youth group was connected to CityLights Church, a police report stated.
When the girl decided to go to sleep, Rivera followed her to her room and forced her to fondle him, claimed Croswell, who added that the girl's mother and sister were already asleep. more >>
Popular R&B singer Chris Brown, who battered one-time girlfriend and pop star Rihanna, was arrested and charged with felony assault this morning according to the Washington Metropolitan Police Department.
A CNN report noted that Brown and his bodyguard Christopher Hollosy were taken into custody and were being held at the 2nd district police station after they were allegedly involved in a fight with another man outside the W Hotel at 4:25 a.m. Sunday.
The 24-year-old singer is currently on probation in California due to a felony domestic violence conviction stemming from his much publicized battering of Rihanna. An arrest is considered a violation of his probation. more >>
Four children, all under age 10, and their 37-year-old mother were brutally hacked to death in a murderous rampage at an apartment in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Saturday night, and a family member is currently being held as the main suspect.
The Associated Press reported that the five victims were found in Brooklyn's working class Sunset Park neighborhood, unconscious and unresponsive. Emergency responders pronounced a 1-year-old boy and two girls ages 7 and 9 dead at the scene. The mother and a 5-year-old boy were pronounced dead at Brooklyn hospitals.
Police identified the victims as Qiao Zhen Li, 37; Linda Zhuo, 9; Amy Zhuo, 7; Kevin Zhuo, 5; and William Zhuo, 1, according to CNN. more >>
Margarita de Jesus Zapata Moreno, 45, a Colombian mother of 14, was arrested this week on charges that she sent her daughters into "hell" by selling their virginity for a few hundred dollars to make ends meet.
The Bogota Metropolitan Police noted in a CNN report that Zapata sold the virginity of her 12 daughters to much older men with a desire to have sex with young virgins. She was caught this week with a 51-year-old contractor suspected of impregnating one of her young daughters.
According to the report, Zapata would begin shopping her daughter around as soon as they turned 12 years old and charged men between $160 and $212 for each sale. more >>
An Indiana mother suffering from bipolar disorder is seeking medical treatment after attempting to murder her infant son by suffocating him with a sock and laying him face down in a closet.
Sasha Hunt, a 22-year-old of Berne, Indiana, was arrested after an Oct. 13 incident when she reportedly bound her three-month old son's hands with duct tape and put a sock in a mouth to gag him, holding the sock in place with duct tape. She then laid the infant face down in the closet on top of a pillow, reportedly with the intent that he would suffocate.
Luckily, the woman's husband, Nathan, had just come back from running a quick errand when he heard muffled cries coming from somewhere inside the house. Although Sasha tried to stop him, Nathan was successful in finding the infant boy and removing his gag before he lost consciousness. The father told police he initially thought the sound was coming from his one-year-old daughter's room, but ultimately discovered their infant boy in the closet. more >>