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Cold Case Murder of Young Nurse Haunts Local Family

Tonight on News 5, we are investigating a cold case murder from over a decade ago that law enforcement refuses to give up on. It was a case that had the entire Atmore community worried for their safety. Melinda McGhee, a young nurse and mother of two, was murdered inside her home, after working an overnight shift at a nursing home back in March of 2003. McGhee’s body was never found, despite hundreds of people and several law enforcement agencies searching for her. No one has ever been arrested, even though the killer left behind a bloody crime scene inside McGhee’s home. McGhee’s sister says the “coward” treated her body like it was “trash.” Melissa Wall Boatwright has so much anger that no one has been forced to pay for the crime. “I wish the cowards who know about this who have chosen for 14 years to live their lives

Read more at: http://wkrg.com/2017/05/05/cold-case-murder-of-young-nurse-haunts-local-family/

Cold Case Murder of Young Nurse Haunts Local Family – WKRG.com

Tonight on News 5, we are investigating a cold case murder from over a decade ago that law enforcement refuses to give up on. It was a case that had the entire Atmore community worried for their safety. Melinda McGhee, a young nurse and mother of two, was murdered inside her home, after working an overnight shift at a nursing home back in March of 2003. McGhee’s body was never found, despite hundreds of people and several law enforcement agencies searching for her. No one has ever been arrested, even though the killer left behind a bloody crime scene inside McGhee’s home. McGhee’s sister says the “coward” treated her body like it was “trash.” Melissa Wall Boatwright has so much anger that no one has been forced to pay for the crime. “I wish the cowards who know about this who have chosen for 14 years to live their lives

Read more at: http://wkrg.com/2017/05/05/cold-case-murder-of-young-nurse-haunts-local-family/

1 Suspect Dead, 1 In Custody After Deadly Shooting Of St. Paul Family

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) — St. Paul police have a 23-year-old man in custody following the murder of his ex-girlfriend and her family.

They arrested him two hours after the shootings hiding in a nearby shed with the couple’s 18-month-old child.

The killings happened in an apartment building at the corner of English Street and Larpenteur Avenue on the city’s east side.

Police were called to the scene around 1 a.m. where they discovered three dead and another woman injured.

Police are still trying to piece together this horrific murder scene and tell WCCO they believe two young men were responsible.

One of those suspects was found outside dead, the other is now in jail.

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Read more at: http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2017/04/07/fatal-shooting-st-paul-lake-phalen/

Two children and their mother shot in head, killed at Gentilly family’s home

A quiet neighborhood in Gentilly near Dillard University woke up Friday to a scene of stunning violence, with police reporting three people, including two young children, found killed inside of a home on Touro Street. Another victim was injured by a firearm and had been hospitalized. 

Few details about killings were immediately available, but Police Superintendent Michael Harrison was on the scene Friday morning. “It really rattles everybody,” Harrison said. “That’s why you see us all out here.”

The coroner’s office identified those killed as Jumyrin Smith, 6; Justin Simms, 10; and Monique Smith, 30. All three were shot in the head, according to sources cited by WWL-TV, who also reported the woman killed is the children’s mother.

At one point Friday morning, a crying man rushed toward the tan brick house, yelling “That’s my daughter! Those are my grandkids!” But he was held back by officers.

Two children reportedly shot in head among 3 killed at Gentilly family’s home

A quiet neighborhood in Gentilly near Dillard University woke up Friday to a scene of stunning violence, with police reporting three people, including two young children, found killed inside of a home on Touro Street. Another victim was injured by a firearm and had been hospitalized. 

Few details about killings were immediately available, but Police Superintendent Michael Harrison was on the scene Friday morning. “It really rattles everybody,” Harrison said. “That’s why you see us all out here.”

The coroner’s office identified those killed as Jumyrin Smith, 6; Justin Simms, 10; and Monique Smith, 30. All three were shot in the head, according to sources cited by WWL-TV. 

At one point Friday morning, a crying man rushed toward the tan brick house, yelling “That’s my daughter! Those are my grandkids!” But he was held back by officers.

Gentilly family’s home scene of ‘horrific’ crime scene: 3 dead, 1 injured, NOPD says

Three people were killed and another person was injured Friday morning in Gentilly, New Orleans police said.

According to a police log, officers responding to a shooting found one victim with a gunshot wound and “three other victims who had expired.”

Details, including the ages of the victims and how they were killed, were not immediately available. Two of those killed were male and one was female. 

Police Superintendent Michael Harrison and investigators were on the scene at the corner of Touro and Mandolin streets. The incident was initially reported around 5 a.m.

Harrison at one point said “children were involved.” He later said he could not confirm that children were among those killed or injured.

At one point Friday morning, a crying man rushed toward the tan brick house, yelling “That’s my daughter! Those are my grandkids!” But he was held back by officers.

A group of about six people gathered around a woman who collapsed

Read more at: http://www.theadvocate.com/new_orleans/news/crime_police/article_b5dc22b8-058b-11e7-939a-472d4fa9a877.html

N.S. family prays for justice ahead of triple murder trial in Calgary

Family members in Nova Scotia are standing heart to heart with the parents and brothers of slain Alberta youngster Nathan O’Brien.

The man accused of killing five-year-old Nathan O’Brien and his maternal grandparents Alvin and Kathy Liknes goes to trial on three counts of first-degree murder this week.

A jury of 11 men and three women is to begin hearing evidence Monday. Douglas Garland, 56, was arrested following the disappearance of the Calgary couple and their grandson.

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Their bodies have not been found.

Douglas Garland is shown being escorted into a Calgary police station in Calgary on July 14. (CP/Jeff McIntosh)

The bloody crime scene at the Liknes home told a gruesome tale, officials said.

The Crown is expected to call between 50 and 60 witnesses.

The accused had past business dealings with the Liknes family, and his sister was in

Read more at: http://thechronicleherald.ca/novascotia/1432484-n.s.-family-prays-for-justice-ahead-of-triple-murder-trial-in-calgary

Texas Pianist Family Murders: Horrific Crime Scene Details Exposed

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Ukrainian pianist Vadym Kholodenko‘s estranged wife is currently in custody after being charged with murdering their two young children in the family’s Forth Worth, Texas, home. Days earlier on March 17, cops arrived at the home to discover a graphic and disturbing crime scene, RadarOnline.com can exclusively reveal.

Kholodenko called the cops, who were dispatched to the house at 9:27 a.m., according to Sofya Tsygankova‘s arrest affidavit.

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The famous musician, who was notably shaken, said that when he came home, “his wife was going crazy and she had blood on her.”

Officer Wallace entered the bedroom and noticed Tsygankova “kneeling on the floor, just inside of the doorway…Tsygankova was rocking back and forth making noises,” the documents state. “Officer Wallace was unable to understand what she was saying.”

“Tsygakova was wearing a mid-length nightgown covered in blood.”

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Read more at: http://radaronline.com/exclusives/2016/03/ukrainian-pianist-family-murdered-texas-charged-crime-scene-details/