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State pursuing death penalty against suspected serial killer indicted on 3 more murder charges

Palm Beach County Sheriffs Office(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) — Florida prosecutors on Thursday said they’re pursing the death penalty against a suspected serial killer who has been indicted for first-degree murder in three additional cases.Authorities also revealed that an alleged survivor has come forward.The suspected serial killer, Robert Hayes, was arrested in September, more than a…read more »

Active weather patterns begin as US heads into holiday week

ABC News(NEW YORK) — The first major winter storm is moving through the Southwest with more than 4 inches of rain falling in San Diego County in southern California.Las Vegas had a daily record rainfall of 0.5 inches which is the most rain in a single November day since 2013.Snow totals so far are near…read more »

One officer killed, another wounded while responding to home invasion

kali9/iStock(DETROIT) — A Detroit police officer was killed and another was wounded after responding to a home where a man apparently broke in looking to confront his girlfriend.The officers arrived at the home invasion on the city’s west side Wednesday evening when the suspect opened fire with a high-powered rifle, authorities said. The residents of…read more »

Hidden camera found in boy’s bathroom at elementary school, food worker arrested

Stratol/iStock(EL CAMPO, Texas) — A food worker at a Texas elementary school has been arrested after allegedly placing a small hidden camera inside a boy’s bathroom.Scott Gelardi, a 42-year-old contract Aramark food worker at Northside Elementary School in El Campo, Texas, was arrested as he arrived to work on Tuesday morning after a police investigation…read more »

Security guard indicted for choking, punching 11-year-old shoplifter

AndreyPopov/iStock(BOSTON) — A security guard at a clothing store in Boston has been indicted for choking and punching an 11-year-old girl who was shoplifting.A grand jury returned indictments on Tuesday charging 36-year-old Mohammad Khan of Cambridge, Massachusetts, and his New Jersey-based employer, Securitas Security Services, with one count each of assault and battery on a…read more »