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    NEWS

    Runnin' On Crime: DoorDash Driver Accused Of Robbing Donut Shop After Messed Up Order

    A DoorDash driver in San Antonio, Texas robbed employees at gunpoint after the restaurant got a drink order wrong. He has since been arrested.
    By David Wetzel
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    NEWS

    An Elderly Man Tried To Protect His Wife During A Robbery At A N.C. Restaurant. It Cost Him His Life.

    A man was shot and killed as he and his wife left a North Carolina restaurant after her work. Now, the killer will spend the rest of his life behind bars.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    She Plotted To Rob Her Dollar General Coworker. Her Co-Conspirator Unloaded A Gun Into Him Instead.

    A woman plotted to rob her Dollar General coworker, but a co-defendant shot him dead instead. Now, the worker will spend life in a Texas prison.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    His Alleged Plan To Steal Clothes From A Hotel Where Near Full Proof... Until The Victims Saw Him In Their Garments

    A man stole clothes from a hotel using a found baggage claim ticket, Florida cops said. The victims then saw the suspect wearing their items.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    He Went Into A Mississippi Jewelry Store To Rob The Place. But, It Turned Into A Triple-murder.

    A man who killed three people during a robbery at a Mississippi jewelry store was sentenced to prison. The man also had tried to escape from jail.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    97-year-old stabbed to death by burglar as he ransacked her home. Years later, he admitted to his crime.

    A man who killed a 97-year-old woman during a burglary pleaded guilty to murder and faces decades behind bars. It took years to arrest the killer.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • pa principal
    NEWS

    Catholic School principal stole money to pay for his rent, DoorDash orders, prosecutors say

    A Catholic school principal in Pennsylvania stole money to pay for rent, DoorDash and a host of other items, prosecutors said. He now faces several felony charges.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Man robbed elderly woman of her keys and car, was caught after her vehicle broke down: report

    A man in North Carolina is accused of robbing an elderly woman of her keys and car, police said. He was caught after his car broke down during a chase.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Prison parolee stole a car with an 11-month-old child inside from a Walmart parking lot, cops say

    A suspect stole a car from a Walmart parking lot in Kansas. Police said an infant was inside the car but later found unharmed. The suspect was arrested.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Caretaker arrested on suspicion of stealing cash, Rolex watch from 92-year-old WWII veteran, police say

    A California caretaker allegedly is accused of stealing money and a Rolex watch from an elderly World War II veteran, authorities said. She was charged with a felony.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • onlyfans suspect
    NEWS

    Alleged Stalker accused of hiding in attic, secretly filming woman he met on adult subscription service OnlyFans

    A man was found hiding in the attic at a New Hampshire woman’s house after he recently met her online via the adult subscription service OnlyFans, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • harris
    NEWS

    11-year-old boy killed by stray bullet while Texas man fled from owner of car he'd robbed, cops say

    Police in Texas said an 11-year-old Darius "DJ" Dugas was killed by a stray bullet after a suspect fired at a man trying to stop him from breaking into cars.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Man shot and killed construction worker in Atlanta after dispute about noise, cops say

    A man has been charged with murder and aggravated assault after he allegedly shot at construction workers in Atlanta over a noise dispute, one was killed.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    FedEx drivers accused of trading undelivered packages for drugs, money, police say

    Six people in North Carolina are accused of running a theft ring that worked with FedEx employees to exchange packages for money and drugs, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    She lured a businessman to death in a flooring store. Then she told police someone else made her do it.

    Woman who lured a San Diego businessman to his death was sentenced to prison. She initially said her co-defendant made her help in his crimes.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • harris
    NEWS

    Man arrested in connection with 2017 murder where victim was found in a burnt car. Police hunt for second suspect.

    An Arkansas man has been arrested in connection with a 2017 murder. Police say they are now searching for a second suspect. The victim was found in a burnt car.
    By Mack Bush
  • dinosaur
    NEWS

    Steal-osaurus! Tulsa man allegedly boosted life-sized dinosaur statue from souvenir store

    An Oklahoma man allegedly stole a dinosaur statue from a souvenir store. He has been arrested and charged. However, the dinosaur statue has not yet been found.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Rancher tried to stop a burglar on his property but was killed. Now, police have the suspect in cuffs.

    A ranch owner in rural California was shot and killed while confronting a burglar reportedly trying to break into a building on his property, police said.
    By Nate Homan
  • ingram
    NEWS

    North Carolina called churches saying a family member died to scam them out of money: report

    A North Carolina woman has been arrested after she allegedly called local churches asking for money, stating that a family member had passed away. Police learned that the family member was still alive.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Louisiana duo accused of beating, tying up 87-year-old man during armed home invasion

    Two Louisiana men accused of tying up and beating a 87-year-old man during an armed robbery. Police said the victim has already been released from the hospital.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    $6,000 worth of toys stolen along with Salvation Army van before Christmas, suspect now caught

    A man has been arrested after he allegedly stole a van from the Salvation Army containing around $6,000 worth of toys in New Mexico, police said.
    By Mack Bush
  • dunkin
    NEWS

    What a donut hole! Suspect accused of breaking into the same Dunkin' Donuts within hours

    A man is accused of breaking into the same Dunkin Donuts in Tennessee within hours. The suspect now faces burglary and other charges, police said.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    Two women were murdered in Utah on Feb. 9 — but years apart. Police say they just arrested the cold-case killer.

    Two women were found murdered in Utah on Feb. 9, but years apart. Police say they have just arrested a suspect in connection to the cold-case killings.
    By Mack Bush
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    Thief steals tip jar containing $3.45, Illinois cops say. Bail set at 3000 percent of alleged theft.

    A Colorado man has been arrested after he allegedly stole a tip jar from a business and fled driving a stolen vehicle. The tip jar contained $3.45, according to police.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    He lived in a family's basement and got help with his music career. But then killed them all during a robbery.

    A man was sentenced to prison for killing four people, including a child, during a robbery. The man lived in the family's basement and worked with the mom on music.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    TRIAL ARCHIVES

    A jury decided the fate of disgraced tech star Elizabeth Holmes. Here is what they ruled.

    A federal jury handed down its verdict in the case against Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes. She was a tech star, but faced accusations it was all a scheme.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • akron police
    NEWS

    Ohio man accused of hiring crane, stealing 58-foot bridge, police say

    Authorities in Ohio have arrested a suspect in connection to a 58-foot bridge that went missing last fall.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • san jose
    NEWS

    ‘Prolific' robbery crew arrested for allegedly targeting Asian women in nearly year-long crime spree: Cops

    Police in California recently arrested an alleged six-person robbery crew that targeted Asian females across multiple jurisdictions, officials said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    COLD CASES

    Who was D.B. Cooper? Part two: The unsolved mystery that remains today

    For years, police and amateur sleuths have worked to solve the D.B. Cooper case. But, nobody has figured out who hijacked a plane in 1971.
    By Michael East
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    COLD CASES

    Who was D.B. Cooper? Part one: The hijacking of Flight 305

    D.B. Cooper hijacked a plane and leaped out the back with a bag of money. But, what happened to him? The investigation has become a famous cold case.
    By Michael East
  • mail theft
    NEWS

    Santa letters not delivered: Duo stole mail from from nearly 2,000 victims, cops say

    Authorities said a man and woman ran around the Carolinas stealing mail and packages out of people's mailboxes. Officials said the pair had over 3,000 pieces.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Pool man accused of killing 93-year-old California woman for 'financial gain,' authorities say

    A California man accused of slaying a 93-year-old woman has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder. The suspect worked for a pool service company.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • hale
    NEWS

    SWAT team arrests man after 76-year-old’s body found in storage unit in California, cops say

    A 76-year-old man's body was found in a storage unit in Sonora, California. Cops searched for the person responsible until the suspect was arrested by a SWAT team.
    By Mack Bush
  • crawford
    NEWS

    He killed a man during an armed robbery in Georgia. Now, he'll head to prison.

    A man was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a Georgia man during an armed robbery. His girlfriend was also arrested in connection to the case.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • lebannon
    NEWS

    Newlywed soldier allegedly burglarizing homes hours following wedding accused of murder after accomplice dies

    A newlywed and his accomplice in Missouri are charged with second-degree murder in connection to the shooting death their fellow soldier, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • shopping
    NEWS

    Woman arrested for allegedly shoplifting over $300,000 in items from Prada, Gucci and other luxury retailers

    An alleged shoplifter in Southern California is accused of lifting more than 2,300 items worth over $300,000 from multiple high-end stores, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • willow
    NEWS

    Former pageant contestant was accused of stealing a cell phone from her friends. Then, they beat her to death.

    Four people were accused of participating in the murder of a woman found dead in a well in Alabama. One suspect told police the victim recently stole their cell phone.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    COLD CASES

    Memphis teen charged in connection to 2017 Thanksgiving cold-case murder of elderly veteran

    Memphis police say a teenager killed an elderly man on Thanksgiving in 2017. The suspect is already serving a seven-year prison sentence for aggravated robbery.
    By Nate Homan
  • zebulon
    NEWS

    Florida man accused of killing teacher now connected to second homicide case

    A Jacksonville man already jailed for the 2019 murder of Atlantic Coast science teacher now facing new murder charges in death of missing Florida woman, police said.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    3 men accused of swindling millions from consumers promised cash prizes in mass-mailing scheme: Feds

    Two Americans and a Canadian allegedly tricked consumers into paying over $10 million in fees in exchange for falsely promised cash prizes, prosecutors said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    He lived high with luxury cars and a NASCAR racecar sponsorship. It was a mirage, funded by a billion-dollar Ponzi Scheme

    Jeff Carpoff built a solar company and used the money to fund his lifestyle of luxury cars and a NASCAR racecar sponsorship. But, the feds say it was all a Ponzi scheme.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • lotto
    NEWS

    Woman accused of stealing cousin’s winning $1 million lotto ticket, paying him less than $14,000

    A woman is accused of cashing in a $1 million lottery ticket her cousin won in New York and stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars. She faces 15 years in prison.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    He threatened the life of an 8 year old girl and killed a drug dealer. Here’s how long he will spend in prison.

    A New York man was setenced to federal prison for a string of bulgaries. He threatened a child during one, and shot and killed a victim in another.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • texas
    NEWS

    He defrauded elderly church members of millions of dollars. It will cost him his freedom.

    A man in Texas will spend the rest of his life in prison for defrauding elderly people out of millions of dollars in a faith-based Ponzi Scheme.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Convicted killer just released from prison accused of ‘despicable’ scam to get $139,555 in pandemic relief funds: Feds

    A convicted killer is accused of fraudulently obtaining pandemic relief money days after he was released from prison, federal prosecutors alleged.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • texas fraud
    NEWS

    Two women disguised as hospital workers arrested in Texas, accused of multi-state fraud scheme

    Two people were arrested in connection to a fraud case in Texas. But, when police found them, they were wearing a hospital disguise, police said.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Non-profit CEO admits using grants meant for sexual assault, domestic violence survivors to her personal benefit: Feds

    A non-profit CEO was sentenced to two years in prison for misusing federal funds intended to help domestic violence and sexual assault survivors, feds said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • casino
    NEWS

    New Jersey man targeted at casino killed during botched robbery after he’s followed home, authorities say

    A New Jersey man who was at a casino in Pennsylvania was followed home and murdered during an attempted robbery, police said. The suspect was charged with first-degree murder.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • museum
    NEWS

    Millions of dollars worth of paintings were stolen from a Boston Museum, but what happened to them?

    Millions of dollars were stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. While police have suspects, they are no closer to finding the art.
    By Nate Homan
  • navy
    NEWS

    CEO of shipping company that received $1.3 billion in U.S. Navy contracts accused of bribery: feds

    The CEO of a shipping company with Navy contracts is accused of participating in a bribery scheme, the United States Department of Justice said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Alex Murdaugh charged in connection to stolen death settlement funds, police announce

    Alex Murdaugh, whose family has been involved in scandal and alleged crimes, was arrested in connection to stolen money. It's the latest update in the ongoing saga.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • social security
    NEWS

    Woman who stole $40,000 in benefits paid to dead grandmother faces a decade in prison

    A woman admitted to stealing social security benefits from her dead grandmother. The suspect now faces up to a decade in federal prison, prosecutors said.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • murdaugh split
    NEWS

    'He lied to us': Alex Murdaugh's ex-firm blast the lawyer as they file suit over stolen funds

    Alex Murdaugh, who has been involved in scandals and had two family members murder, has been sued by his former law firm on allegations of stolen money.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • fugitive
    NEWS

    Is one of the most wanted men in the U.S. casually attending Major League Baseball games?

    The U.S. Marshals is asking for the public's help finding a man at a 2016 baseball game who resembles a person on the agency's "Most Wanted" fugitives list.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • postal
    NEWS

    Former U.S. Postal Service workers accused of stealing credit cards, financial info from mail: Feds

    Seven former U.S. Postal Service employees working in the Chicago area allegedly stole credit cards and financial information from the mail, prosecutors said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Woman stole identities of Chicago murder victims — some as young as 2 years old — to get tax refunds: feds

    A woman in Illinois is accused of stealing the identities of homicide victims to file false tax returns and COVID-19 relief loans, federal prosecutors say.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    ‘Cyber grave robbers’ allegedly stole thousands of dollars from Florida condo collapse victims

    Three people are accused of stealing identities from victims of the deadly condominium collapse in Florida. They allegedly used the IDs for a shopping spree.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Ride-share driver shot 26 times during a robbery. The shooter now faces years behind bars.

    A man in Missouri admitted to shooting a ride-share driver 26 times during a robbery. The victim lived after the attack. The suspect now faces at least 10 years in prison.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • wallet
    NEWS

    He was sentenced to life in prison for stealing a wallet. Here's why he's now free.

    A Louisiana man was sentenced to life in prison in 2009 for a purse snatching from McDonald's. He was released after prosecutors recently reviewed the case.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • health aid
    NEWS

    Home health aid accused of stealing thousands of dollars from elderly victim, police say

    A Florida woman who worked as a home health aid is accused of stealing $34,000 from an elderly victim, police said. The suspect faces five criminal charges.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Sport coat wearing 84-year-old robs bank at gunpoint, will now spend decades in prison

    An 84-year-old man will spend decades in prison for the armed robbery of a bank in 2018. The suspect demanded money and was arrested the next day at a hotel.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Chicago pharmacist arrested for selling dozens of COVID-19 vaccination cards on eBay, feds say

    A Chicago pharmacist has been arrested after sold 125 COVID-19 vaccination cards on eBay, feds say. He has been charged with 12 counts of theft of government property.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Into the Rough: Golf exec stole thousands of U.S. Open tickets, made $1 million in reselling them, feds say

    An exec with the USGA stole thousands of U.S. Open golf tickets and provided them for resale, federal prosecutors said. The suspect made $1 million in the plot.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • credit cards
    NEWS

    Fraud ringleader cheated more than 250 elderly Floridians out of roughly $1.4 million: prosecutors

    A Georgia woman received a 145-month sentence for her role in leading a scam that bilked older Floridians out of over $1.4 million, federal prosecutors said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Postal worker stole veterans’ meds from the mail, will head to prison for theft

    A U.S. postal worker was sentenced to two years in federal prison for stealing veterans' meds from the mail. The postal worker delivered in Virginia.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    COLD CASES

    How DNA helped police solve a 1980 cold-case murder: 'We now have some closure'

    The 1980 cold-case murder of Judy Nesbitt in California has been solved. The suspect was identified using advanced DNA techniques. The killer died in 1999.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Pittsburgh man charged with murder after shooting U-Haul rental employee, cops say

    A Pittsburgh man has been charged with murder after he tried to steal a U-Haul truck from a rental center. He shot an employee in the head during the theft, police said.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    He bribed officials for $250 million in contracts. Then used the money to buy jets and planes, feds say.

    A man is under arrest in Florida after federal prosecutors say he bribed officials in Venezuela. He then used laundered money to buy apartments, a jet and a yacht.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • evoire
    NEWS

    Two men accused of murder, rape in woman’s overdose death during Florida spring break

    Two men have been charged with first degree murder and sexual battery after a woman overdosed on vacation for spring break in Miami Beach. They allegedly gave the victim a pill.
    By Mack Bush
  • bethany
    NEWS

    Texas teenager arrested due to Snapchat video showing her stealing a necklace from a corpse

    Two Texas teenagers have been arrested after they allegedly stole a medallion from a corpse that had died by suicide. Both are charged with theft to a human corpse or grave.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Killed doing his job: LA cops hunt for shoplifting suspects who murdered a Rite Aid employee

    Police in LA continue to hunt for two suspects who tried to steal from a Rite Aid. When an employee tried to stop the shoplifters, they shot and killed the worker.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    13-year-old tried tp steal a man's car at a gas station, now the victim is being charged for firing shots

    A 13-year-old girl in Kenosha, Wisconsin, was shot while attempting to steal a car from a gas station. She remains hospitalized and the victim who shot her faces charges.
    By Mack Bush
  • nc scam
    NEWS

    Pennsylvania woman posed as military member on dating website, scammed victim out of thousands: cops

    A Pennsylvania woman in her 60's was charged with hustling online dating hopeful out of over $7,000, claiming to be military personnel, North Carolina police say.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    A mom of 5 was found murdered in a Utah driveway. A year later, police say they charged two suspects.

    Two suspects have been charged in the fatal shooting of a mother outside of a residence in her vehicle in Millcreek, Utah. The mom was found in her driveway.
    By Mack Bush
  • minnesota
    NEWS

    Minnesota man crashes stolen car into yard, shoots homeowner dead after knocking on door: cops

    A Minnesota man with alleged mental health issues is accused of crashing a stolen car into a yard and then shooting the homeowner, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • strip
    NEWS

    Strip club dancer maces man in face after fight breaks out over counterfeit money, police say

    An Ohio man is under arrest after he allegedly tried to pass off counterfeit money to a dancer at a strip club who then maced him after a fight broke out.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • nuts
    NEWS

    Aw nuts: California man busted over 42K pounds of stolen pistachios, cops say

    A California man was arrested in connection to thousands of pounds of stolen pistachios, police say. The nuts were being moved to smaller bags to be sold.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • carjacking leads to death of alabama man teen charged with capital murder
    NEWS

    Carjacking leads to death of Alabama man, teen charged with capital murder, cops say

    A carjacking in Alabama led to a man's death. A witness found the victim dead at the scene. Now, police say an 18-year-old girl was charged with capital murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Woman called elderly people who recently had a death in the family to scam them out of thousands of dollars, feds say

    A woman in New Jersey is accused of participating in a scheme where callers tricked elderly people who recently had a death in the family out of thousands of dollars.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • cop
    NEWS

    Seattle man stole cop's car after she was killed helping at a wreck scene, officials say

    A Washington man is accused of stealing the car of an off-duty cop who stopped to help at a car crash, according to officials. The officer worked for Seattle police.
    By Nate Homan
  • counterfeit items seized at chicago airport
    NEWS

    $635K WORTH OF KNOCKOFF GUCCI, LOUIS VUITTON LUXURY ITEMS SEIZED AT U.S. AIRPORT, INVESTIGATORS SAY

    Police seized more than $635K worth of counterfeit designer products at Chicago airport, according to U.S.Customs and Border Protection.
    By Todd Betzold
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