In an update to a previous article, Joseph Oberhansely who murder and ate the body parts of his ex-girlfriend was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole. Oberhansely was charged with the murder of Tammy Blanton and burglary but was declared not guilty of the rape charges.
On Tuesday, September 15, a family made a terrifying discovery after finding dismembered body parts in their relative’s suitcase. Melvin Martin Jr., a Kentucky native, went to visit his relatives in Markham, Illinois. According to KWQC, the family first started to suspect Martin when they smelled a weird odor coming from his suitcase. Martin never unpacked and kept his belongings close to him at all times.
Monday a woman’s body was discovered face-up in a gutter in Kumamoto, Japan. Police have now identified her as Chisato Narahara, 35, a university researcher for Kumamoto University’s Joint Research Center.
Brandon Shaw, 35, reported Sierra Kathleen Henderson Ashburn, 28, missing the morning of Wednesday, May 6, according to a statement from the Surry County Sheriff’s Office.
Later that same day, detectives from the sheriff’s office drove out the couple’s Mount Airy home to follow up with Shaw and began asking him questions about the disappearance, The Mount Airy News reports.
Authorities said Shaw provided “details” that led them to find Ashburn’s body buried on the property.
David Erno, Andrea Payne and Brandon Erbstoesser have been arrested for allegedly helping Ethan Broad cover up the murder of teen Dystynee Avery.
The skeletal remains of Jessica Flores, a missing woman believed to be murdered, were found in the woods in Gary, police tell the Times of Northwest Indiana.
A chance sighting of a white cargo van with a woman’s battered and bloodied body inside triggered a multi-jurisdiction police pursuit and a shooting Thursday after the driver of the van allegedly tried to dump the woman in Canyon, south of Moraga.
David Anthony, 48, was arrested on March 31st in Las Cruces, Mexico, in connection with the disappearance of his wife Gretchen, 51. He is charged with second-degree murder and kidnapping.
Sussex Police reports that 42-year-old Robert Needham, of Sussex, England, along with wife Kelly Fitzgibbons, 40, their children, Ava, 4, and Lexi, 3, and their family dog were all found dead inside a home in Woodmancote, West Sussex. The bodies were discovered at around 6:45 p.m., according to authorities. Needham is thought to have killed his family before taking his own life, amid worries about money during the coronavirus pandemic.
Tonya Ethridge McKinley was 23 years old and had an 18-month-old son waiting for her at home when she was killed in the early-morning hours of Jan. 1, 1985, in Pensacola.
The death of a 10-year old Ida Aguchak in the village of Quinhagak is bringing a community together, days after her body was found.
In May, Timmons will go to trial. He is accused of murdering 31-year-old Cynthia Smith at the Dry Valley Cemetery area near Pierce City in the summer of 1988, after a night out at a bar.
A nine-year-old girl who was allegedly raped and strangulated on the outskirts of her village in Unnao district in Uttar Pradesh on March 10 succumbed to her injuries, police said.
The murder of a woman in Yakima over the weekend is the seventh homicide in the county already this year.
A Connecticut physical therapist under investigation for alleged health care fraud killed his wife and three children at their home in Florida, deaths that were discovered only when federal agents tried to arrest him in the fraud case, authorities say.
The Cloquet Police Department in northern Minnesota arrested a 33-year-old man after a woman and toddler were found dead at a home on the Fond du Lac Indian Reservation.
Celia Sweeney, a 28-year-old native of Scituate, was found dead at a Spartanburg residence Monday, three days after she was reported missing to Charleston police by co-workers and friends.
According to a cell phone video obtained through police warrants, Nicholas Forman, 23, from Collegeville, Pennsylvania, could be seen beating his girlfriend Sabrina Harooni, 22, on his lawn, The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Two men who drugged and sexually assaulted a 24-year-old woman for hours inside a now-shuttered Toronto bar have each been sentenced to nine years in prison.
The former pastor who shot and killed his wife and son drove to San Marcos and “choked out” his daughter before taking his own life.
An Uber driver in southern Oregon is suspected of locking a passenger inside his car and raping her, according to police and court records.
Five people were charged with trafficking — three of them accused of federal crimes and two charged with violating Florida law. Another 34 suspected accomplices or possible traffickers were arrested on trafficking-related charges, such as money laundering or drug possession. In addition, eight suspected “Johns” or sex buyers were arrested, Fernandez Rundle said.
A man who killed a “good Samaritan” who had taken him into her home said “she was like a mother to him”.
A woman in China has scared away a would-be sex offender during the coronavirus outbreak by pretending to cough and telling him that she was from Wuhan.
They should have been celebrating Makeva Jenkins’ 34th birthday. Instead her family stood with a Palm Beach County sheriff’s detective on Aug. 9, 2017, and asked the public to help find her killer.
Ashraq Haji Hamid was just 14 when she was abducted by Isis, separated from her family, and sold on for 100 dollars as a sex slave.
One of Florida’s most hunted criminals — a notorious sex fiend known as the “Pillowcase Rapist” who terrorized more than four dozen women in the 1980s — has been caught, according to reports.