Category Archives: Horrific Crime Scenes

wkyc.com | Family of stabbing victims keep their faith – WKYC

ST. LOUIS COUNTY – In an exclusive interview with 5 On Your Side, the family of Malcolm Mathis II and III say they are devastated. The father and son were stabbed to death inside their Maryland Heights home Thursday night. Two other family members were seriously injured.

Mathis’s nephew Traveon Sims and his girlfriend Onyai Turner are now facing two counts of first-degree murder, among other charges.

On a wall all by itself inside the Mathis’s home, are pictures of Malcolm Mathis’s life.

“He was an awesome brother, an awesome uncle, awesome family member, awesome friend. That was Malcolm B,” said his sister Taleisha Watson.

They said that makes it that much harder that their son’s life was taken in such a gruesome way.

“Shock, disbelief, anger,” said Darlene Mathis. “Don’t take the next second for granted.”

Malcolm II, or as his family called him “B2”, was an IT Technician at Monsanto. He attended Kent State

Read more at: http://www.wkyc.com/article/news/local/family-of-stabbing-victims-keep-their-faith/95-519988926

Family of stabbing victims keep their faith – WKYC

ST. LOUIS COUNTY – In an exclusive interview with 5 On Your Side, the family of Malcom Mathis II and III say they are devastated. The father and son were stabbed to death inside their Maryland Heights home Thursday night. Two other family members were seriously injured.

Mathis’s nephew Traveon Sims and his girlfriend Onyai Turner are now facing two counts of first-degree murder, among other charges.

On a wall all by itself inside the Mathis’s home, are pictures of Malcolm Mathis’s life.

“He was an awesome brother, an awesome uncle, awesome family member, awesome friend. That was Malcom B,” said his sister Taleisha Watson.

They said that makes it that much harder that their son’s life was taken in such a gruesome way.

“Shock, disbelief, anger,” said Darlene Mathis. “Don’t take the next second for granted.”

Malcom II, or as his family called him “B2”, was an IT Technician at Monsanto. In his spare time,

Read more at: http://www.wkyc.com/article/news/local/family-of-stabbing-victims-keep-their-faith/95-519988926

Family of stabbing victims keep their faith

ST. LOUIS COUNTY – In an exclusive interview with 5 On Your Side, the family of Malcom Mathis II and III say they are devastated. The father and son were stabbed to death inside their Maryland Heights home Thursday night. Two other family members were seriously injured.

Mathis’s nephew Traveon Sims and his girlfriend Onyai Turner are now facing two counts of first-degree murder, among other charges.

On a wall all by itself inside the Mathis’s home, are pictures of Malcolm Mathis’s life.

“He was an awesome brother, an awesome uncle, awesome family member, awesome friend. That was Malcom B,” said his sister Taleisha Watson.

They said that makes it that much harder that their son’s life was taken in such a gruesome way.

“Shock, disbelief, anger,” said Darlene Mathis. “Don’t take the next second for granted.”

Malcom II, or as his family called him “B2”, was an IT Technician at Monsanto. In his spare time,

Read more at: http://www.ksdk.com/article/news/local/family-of-stabbing-victims-keep-their-faith/63-519930576

ksdk.com | Family of stabbing victims keep their faith

ST. LOUIS COUNTY – In an exclusive interview with 5 On Your Side, the family of Malcom Mathis II and III say they are devastated. The father and son were stabbed to death inside their Maryland Heights home Thursday night. Two other family members were seriously injured.

Mathis’s nephew Traveon Sims and his girlfriend Onyai Turner are now facing two counts of first-degree murder, among other charges.

On a wall all by itself inside the Mathis’s home, are pictures of Malcolm Mathis’s life.

“He was an awesome brother, an awesome uncle, awesome family member, awesome friend. That was Malcom B,” said his sister Taleisha Watson.

They said that makes it that much harder that their son’s life was taken in such a gruesome way.

“Shock, disbelief, anger,” said Darlene Mathis. “Don’t take the next second for granted.”

Malcom II, or as his family called him “B2”, was an IT Technician at Monsanto. In his spare time,

Read more at: http://www.ksdk.com/article/news/local/family-of-stabbing-victims-keep-their-faith/63-519930576

Police: 4 dead in Keego Harbor murder-suicide – Detroit News

Keego Harbor — A quiet residential street became a horrific crime scene Friday with news that four people — a couple and their adult children — died in what police are describing as a triple murder-suicide.

By late afternoon, some yellow police crime scene tape remained around the two-story wood frame bungalow in the 2300 block of Cass Lake Road where police were sent about 8:10 a.m. on a welfare check after a relative became worried about the family, Keego Harbor Police Chief John Fitzgerald said.

Triple murder-suicide shatters quiet of Keego Harbor

Keego Harbor — A quiet residential street became a horrific crime scene Friday with news that four people — a couple and their adult children — died in what police are describing as a triple murder-suicide.

By late afternoon, some yellow police crime scene tape remained around the two-story wood frame bungalow in the 2300 block of Cass Lake Road where police were sent about 8:10 a.m. on a welfare check after a relative became worried about the family, Keego Harbor Police Chief John Fitzgerald said.

Accused Parkland Shooter Charged With 17 Counts Of Murder: Update

PARKLAND, FL — As investigators attempt to make sense of Wednesday’s mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Nikolas Jacob Cruz has been formally charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder, according to the Broward County Sheriff’s Office.

Seventeen people were shot to death and numerous others injured Wednesday after Cruz, a former student who was expelled last year, allegedly opened fire marking a horrific and sadly familiar episode of school violence, according to law enforcement and school officials.

Lori Alhadeff, the mother of a 14-year-old girl, who was killed in the attack, was trying to make sense of the tragedy on Thursday as she pleaded on CNN for President Trump to take action.

“How do we allow a gunman to come into our children’s school? How do they get through security? What security is there? There’s no metal detectors,” she said, issuing her plea directly into the

Read more at: https://patch.com/florida/miami/accused-parkland-shooter-charged-17-counts-murder

Jacob LaRosa pleaded no contest to murder charges in the killing of his 94-year-old neighbor Maria Belcastro

  • Jacob LaRosa was charged with aggravated murder and attempted rape in the death of his 94-year-old neighbor Maria Belcastro
  • LaRosa had just been released from a juvenile detention facility at the time of the murder
  • Sentencing for the crime is scheduled to begin on April 5 

Associated Press

Ohio teen pleads no contest to slaying of 94-year-old | Daily Mail …

  • Jacob LaRosa was charged with aggravated murder and attempted rape in the death of his 94-year-old neighbor Maria Belcastro
  • LaRosa had just been released from a juvenile detention facility at the time of the murder
  • Sentencing for the crime is scheduled to begin on April 5 

Associated Press

Teen tries to rape 94-year-old neighbor before beating her to death with a flashlight

An Ohio judge found an 18-year-old man guilty Tuesday of the 2015 attempted rape and beating death of his elderly neighbor.

According to The Vindicator, Jacob LaRosa pleaded no contest to aggravated murder, aggravated robbery, aggravated burglary, and attempted rape in the March 31, 2015, slaying of Marie Belcastro, 94. Trumbull County Common Pleas Court Judge W. Wyatt McKay ultimately found him guilty of the four felony charges.

LaRosa was 15 when he used a flashlight beat the nonagenarian to death in her Niles home. Neighbors told police that the victim knew LaRosa because he used to mow her lawn, WKBN reported.

Investigators claimed that blood spatter and bloody footprints were located

Read more at: http://www.crimeonline.com/2018/02/14/teen-tries-to-rape-94-year-old-neighbor-before-beating-her-to-death-with-a-flashlight/