Crime
Associated Press/Montgomery County Sheriff

Friend of Dayton shooter facing federal charges

by Harvest Prude
Posted 8/13/19, 11:28 am

A longtime friend of the Dayton, Ohio, mass shooter assisted him with his weaponry but did not know about the attack or help plan it, according to the FBI. Ethan Kollie, 24, helped gunman Connor Betts obtain and store body armor, a 100-round magazine, and a gun accessory used during the Aug. 4 shooting that killed nine people.

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Associated Press/New York State Sex Offender Registry

Epstein’s death sparks inquiry, suspicion

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 8/12/19, 10:38 am

U.S. Attorney General William Barr, the French government, and Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers want answers as to how the billionaire was able to kill himself in jail. Medical officials performed an autopsy Sunday but have not released their findings.

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Associated Press/Photo by Harrison Keegan/The Springfield News-Leader

Man causes gun scare at Missouri Walmart

by Harvest Prude
Posted 8/09/19, 12:29 pm

Police arrested a heavily armed man who caused a panic Thursday afternoon at a Walmart in Springfield, Mo. The man, identified by police as 20-year-old Dmitriy Andreychenko, was wearing body armor and armed with a tactical rifle, a handgun, and more than 100 rounds of ammunition. He pushed a shopping cart through the store while recording himself on a cellphone. A manager pulled the fire alarm to alert people to evacuate, and an armed, off-duty firefighter detained Andreychenko at gunpoint until officers arrived.

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