Category: Suspected

Suspected Gambino Crime Boss Shot Dead at His Staten Island Home

Suspected Gambino Crime Boss Shot Dead at His Staten Island Home

(NEW YORK) — A man said by federal prosecutors to have been a top leader of New York’s notorious Gambino crime family was shot and killed Wednesday on Staten Island. Francesco “Franky Boy” Cali, 53, was found with multiple gunshot wounds to his body at his home in the borough’s Todt Hill section just after…

The Wife and Son of a Suspected Indonesian Militant Died in an Explosion, Police Say

The Wife and Son of a Suspected Indonesian Militant Died in an Explosion, Police Say

A 12-hour standoff with the wife and son of a suspected Islamic militant came to an end Wednesday after the pair detonated explosives that killed them at their home in Indonesia, Reuters reports. The incident comes as the country struggles with a resurgence of homegrown radicalism inspired by the Islamic State. Police and bomb squad…

Two suspected criminals killed in shootout with police

Two suspected criminals killed in shootout with police

Two suspects were shot and killed by police and a third arrested following a high speed chase in Kyalami, Midrand on Friday. According to police,  detectives investigating serious and violent crimes spotted a suspicious vehicle which failed to stop when they approached it.”Suddenly a high speed chase and a shootout followed until the suspect’s vehicle …

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Suspected robber’s nap time leads to his arrest

Suspected robber’s nap time leads to his arrest

It must have been a hard day for a 19-year-old from Pretoria, who decided to take a nap after allegedly robbing a house in Muckleneuk.Along with others, the teen allegedly entered the home of a 61-year-old university professor in Pretoria on Tuesday night through a door which had been left open for ventilation. “One of the suspects, …

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PICTURED: Suspected gunman who ‘shot five people dead’ at Florida bank

PICTURED: Suspected gunman who ‘shot five people dead’ at Florida bank

Police have identified the 21-year-old gunman suspected of killing at least five people when he opened fire inside a Florida bank on Wednesday afternoon.   Zephen Xaver allegedly called 911 to report that he’d fired shots withing the SunTrust Bank branch in Sebring just after 12.30pm.  After a standoff with officers, Xaver eventually surrendered to SWAT members and …

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Dinghy of suspected migrants is towed to Dover by Border Force

Dinghy of suspected migrants is towed to Dover by Border Force

Sajid Javid faced renewed criticism over his handling of the migrant crisis yesterday after three more boats crossed the Channel.At least 16 suspected migrants arrived in open dinghies – raising questions about how effective Britain’s response has been.The Home Secretary declared the crossings a ‘major incident’ last month after 139 migrants were caught over Christmas. He …

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Photos show suspected kidnapper’s ramshackle cabin

Photos show suspected kidnapper’s ramshackle cabin

More Headlines MADISON, Wis. – Photos of the Wisconsin cabin where a man suspected of kidnapping Jayme Closs allegedly held the teenager show an unfinished ceiling, a three-car garage and an empty box of adult female diapers in the trash.Investigators believe Jake Thomas Patterson broke into Jayme’s home in October, killed her parents and abducted…

Wisconsin Man Suspected of Jayme Closs Kidnapping Led Unremarkable Life

Wisconsin Man Suspected of Jayme Closs Kidnapping Led Unremarkable Life

(GORDON, Wis.) — The man suspected of kidnapping a Wisconsin teenager and killing her parents with a shotgun nearly three months ago appears to have led an unremarkable existence until that fateful night, blending into the state’s vast northwestern forests. Jake Thomas Patterson grew up in Gordon, a sprawling township of 645 people tucked into…

The man suspected of kidnapping Jayme Closs killed her parents so he could get to her, investigators say

The man suspected of kidnapping Jayme Closs killed her parents so he could get to her, investigators say

Police said 21-year-old Jake Thomas Patterson killed Jayme Closs’ parents in order to kidnap her.Barron County Sheriff Christopher Fitzgerald said though it appears Patterson was specifically targeting Closs, there was no indication he knew or had interacted with the family.Fitzgerald said Patterson, who was charged with murder and kidnapping, had taken steps to shift his…

U.S. says suspected USS Cole bombing planner killed in Yemen strike

U.S. says suspected USS Cole bombing planner killed in Yemen strike

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Jamal al-Badawi, wanted by the United States for his suspected role in the attack on the USS Cole 18 years ago, was killed in a precision strike in Yemen on Jan. 1, U.S. Central Command said on Sunday. Badawi was indicted by a federal grand jury in 2003 over his role in…