January 24, 2018
Wife says husband ‘kissed my forehead and slit my throat’ after she found out he was having sex with teen girl
A former Michigan teacher was sentenced on Weds. to 30 to 60 years in prison for attempted murder after he slit his wife’s throat when she found out he was having sex with someone else, which she later learned was a teen girl. Detroit Free Press reports that James Philip Chelekis, 32, started crying as the …
child endangerment January 23, 2018
‘I wish I could hear that baby cry again’: Mom speaks out after cellphone distraction led to her baby girl’s bathtub drowning
An Idaho mom shared her story on Saturday morning with a local outlet, after serving time in jail for the death of her toddler daughter, who drowned in a bathtub in 2016. East Idaho News reports that Kelsee Flatland, 27, is now free after serving time for involuntary manslaughter. Her daughter, 13-month-old, Zyra Flatland, drowned in a …
Child Abuse January 23, 2018
Police warn GoFundMe accounts for the Turpin siblings are ‘scams’: There is only one legitimate fundraiser for the victims, police say
California authorities those wanting to donate to the 13 children rescued from the alleged “House of Horrors” that any GoFundMe accounts set up to take donations for the family are scams. ABC7 reports that California Child Protective Services received over a thousand calls from people wanting to help the 13 Turpin siblings who were removed from …
Missing January 23, 2018
Missing girl found dead one day after she disappears
A 13-year-old California girl, reported missing on Sunday, was found deceased on Monday in a Mission Viejo park. KTLA 5 reports that a hiker found the body of Emma Pangelinan at Pinecrest Park, hidden under brush. According to Carrie Braun of the Orange County, the teen left her home the previous day in Mission Viejo and was listed …
Court January 23, 2018
Tad Cummins and school board slapped with lawsuit for teen girl’s kidnapping and sexual abuse
Former Tennessee high school teacher, Tad Cummins, who made national headlines last year for reportedly kidnapping a teen student and driving her across state lines for the purpose of a sexual relationship, is facing a lawsuit, filed on Friday by the student’s father and a teen girl. The Tennesseean reports that the victim’s father, Anthony …
Child Abuse January 23, 2018
WATCH: The moment when authorities rescued the Turpin siblings from the ‘House of Horrors’
– CCTV footage, initially obtained by ABC, emerged on Thursday of the 12 children Turpin children being rescued from their parents’ “House of Horrors” last Monday.
– The 13th child, a teen girl, had already escaped from the home and called police to report her parents were abusive.
– An older child is seen carrying a younger sibling as California officers escort them from a Perris home.
– One of the siblings ran from the home, toward a waiting van.
– Most of the children, starved and abused, were taken to local hospitals for malnourishment treatment.
– The parents, David and Louise Turpin, are currently behind bars on numerous felony charges, including child abuse and torture.
– David Turpin is accused of a lewd act against one of his daughters.
Trials January 23, 2018
‘Poisoning for profit’: Opening arguments for ‘mom’ accused of killing blind, disabled toddler boy begins with explosive details
A Georgia woman accused of killing her son walked into a Cobb County courtroom sniffling and crying on Monday, where gruesome details emerged regarding the 2014 death a disabled toddler who overdosed on a fatal amount of codeine. As CrimeOnline previously reported, Erica Claudette White, of Austell, is facing 16 charges after she allegedly poisoned …
Murder January 22, 2018
Suspect at center of AMBER Alert shoots himself dead after killing estranged wife, kidnapping toddler son: Police
A Texas man accused of fatally shooting his wife and kidnapping their toddler son on Sunday has died from self-inflicting gunshot wounds. ABC13 reports that 37-year-old Richard Concepcion, according to police, shot and killed his 32-year-old estranged wife, Sarah Alexis Furey, of San Antonio, before fleeing with their with their 18-month-old boy, Aaron. Police later found …
Celebrity Justice January 22, 2018
‘He already exposed his abuser without asking for a penny’: Corey Haim’s mom seeks proof her son told Corey Feldman to tell his ‘life story’
Actor Corey Feldman, on a current crusade to expose pedophilia, recently said that fellow actor and friend Corey Haim (prior to his passing in 2010) asked him to tell his life story about the abuse he endured in Hollywood. It’s something that Haim’s mother, Judy, finds hard to believe. Judy is now publicly seeking proof …
Child Abuse January 22, 2018
Gruesome details emerge after couple poisons disabled toddler boy to death, open credit cards in his name: DA
Trial began ton Monday for a Georgia woman accused of poisoning a disabled toddler with codeine, then using the little boy’s social security number to open credit cards. The little boy, Tyrael, didn’t have much of a chance at life. He was nearly beat to death mere weeks after he was born, according to the …