A 77-year-old man from Fort Worth Texas, has been arrested for the 1974 murder of a teenage girl on Monday morning. According to CBS Austin, police arrested Glen McCurley and charged him with capital murder for the slaying of 17-year-old Carla Walker
On February 17, 1974, Carla and her boyfriend parked outside a bowling alley during a Valentine’s Day party. The Washington Post reports that McCurley pistol-whipped the boy and then kidnapped Carla from the parking lot. Three days later, she is found stuffed inside an underground tunnel near Lake Benbrook.
“Whoever was arrested must die. It was the rule of our party,” said Dutch. “We had the responsibility to interrogate and give the confession to the central committee of the party.”
A Tennessee couple is accused of kidnapping, torturing and sexually assaulting a woman before murdering her. They had initially offered her a place to stay, according to police.
Patricia Hyler, 47, is accused of abusing several foster children in her care. However, authorities said she took a “special interest” in torturing a particular teenage boy.
Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against a Montana grandmother who’s accused of carrying out the “systematic torture” of a 12-year-old boy. Patricia Batts, 48, was charged in the murder of her grandson, James Alex Hurley, whose emaciated and beaten body was found in February.
A 66-year-old Florida man was charged Monday in a brutal rape and murder case that has gone unsolved for over three decades. Using DNA evidence from semen taken off a bed in a Los Angeles-area motel, investigators tracked down Manuel Fraga-Madan — now living in Hialeah, Florida — as one of two alleged perpetrators of the 1984 attacks.
A Queensland man accused of torturing, burning and raping a woman over a period of 23 days is facing a possible life sentence.
For years, the 13 Turpin siblings were kept prisoner in their Perris, California, home
Two people charged with murder and torture in relation to missing two-year-old
A Montana boy is dead and his grandparents and teen uncle face charges after they were allegedly caught on camera torturing him.
A Mexican mother and daughter have been tortured and killed after posting a photo of them posing with a fake assault rifle that reportedly led to them being mixed up with a criminal gang.
An Iranian refugee who is rebuilding his life in the UK has described how he fled torture and risked his life in a refrigerated lorry to reach safety.
The 35-year-old has spoken publicly about his ordeal for the first time as he thanked charity workers for helping him on the road to recovery.
The IRA murdered a significant number of people falsely accused of ‘informing’ on them to the British during The Troubles, it was revealed today.
Dozens were abducted, tortured and shot in the head by the terror group but some never worked for the police, MI5 or the Army, new documents published in Belfast show.
A Sudanese court has sentenced 29 intelligence officers to death for the torture and killing of a teacher.
Ahmad al-Khair, 36, died in custody in February following his arrest for taking part in protests against then President Omar al-Bashir’s government.
These are the first sentences handed down over the crackdown on pro-democracy activists in the months before Bashir was toppled in April.
A judge won’t consider written testimony from a man who claims he was unaware of his rights when he allegedly confessed to killing University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts.
A defense expert testified Thursday that a confession by the suspect is not reliable because he was sleep deprived and susceptible to coercion after hours of questioning.
Three policemen were suspended on Saturday for allegedly torturing a 15-year-old boy at Lucknow’s Telibagh police outpost after detaining him on suspicion of theft.
A couple who tortured and killed their nanny before burning her body on a bonfire in their garden have lost a Court of Appeal challenge.
WINNIPEG – One of five women involved with a man accused of killing one of them testified Thursday that the death came after days of the victim being tortured and abused.
“He was beating her up with cords, a hammer, knives,” Jessica Reid, 36, told jurors Thursday at Perez Cleveland’s first-degree murder trial.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a bid to avoid deportation by a Christian Iraqi immigrant who argued he would be tortured if sent back to his home country for a drug conviction after more than three decades in the United States. The justices declined to hear an appeal by Amir Shabo, who was detained in 2017 during a sweep targeting hundreds of Iraqi immigrants who had prior criminal convictions and had been ordered deported as part of by President Donald Trump’s push to intensify immigration enforcement. Shabo, 51, had challenged a lower court ruling that went against him.
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Holley Sullivan told a jury there were “jealousy issues” among the several women who shared a home with Perez Cleveland, who is accused of killing one of them.
Police are investigating undercover footage showing NHS patients with autism and learning difficulties being “tortured” in a scandal branded a second Winterbourne View.
Sixteen staff have been suspended at Whorlton Hall hospital in County Durham after being caught goading and swearing at patients, physically restraining them in a “dangerous” manner, as well as boasting about deliberately causing them pain.