Family Crime April 14, 2018
Did Jennifer Hart plan to kill her family? A look back at allegations that followed mothers found dead with adopted children in fatal SUV plunge
Jennifer and Sarah Hart cultivated an image of an idyllic family life with their adopted black children. Was it all a lie?
Family Crime April 12, 2018
Friend: Mom sent alarming 3 a.m. text days before SUV cliff crash
Authorities found the bodies of Sarah and Jennifer Hart and three of their adopted children, Markis, Jeremiah and Abigail. Three other children, Hannah, Sierra and Devote, are still missing.
Family Crime April 11, 2018
Jennifer and Sarah Hart fostered a girl before they adopted six children; claimed she ate out of the garbage, former co-worker says
The women found dead with three of their six adopted children took in a foster child before they adopted two sets of siblings. And former friends who knew them at the time Sarah and Jennifer Hart fostered a teenage girl have recollections of the couple that diverge from the image of the family shaped by …
Missing April 7, 2018
BREAKING: Body found near site of suspected Hart family murder-suicide
The Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office announced Saturday that a body has been discovered near the site where an SUV containing members of the Hart family drove off a cliff and into the Pacific Ocean late last month. In a statement, Lieutenant Shannon Barney said that California Highway Patrol was alerted at 1:58 p.m. to a body located in …
Family Crime April 6, 2018
Authorities have not released the remains of Hart family members killed in SUV plunge to relatives; missing Sierra Hart’s age may have been miscalculated: Police
Law enforcement agents investigating the apparent murder-suicide that killed five members of the Hart family and left three children missing have shared more details about the search for Devonte Hart, Sierra Hart, and Hannah Hart. Mendocino County Sheriff Public Information Officer Captain Greg Van Patten told CrimeOnline that authorities were able to identify the remains …
Family Crime March 30, 2018
Devonte Hart and siblings appeared in unusual YouTube videos before fatal SUV plunge that may have killed entire family
Before the viral photo that made him famous, Devonte was recorded hugging an artist at a music festival. And he was crying then, too.
Family Crime March 29, 2018
Boy in viral photo hugging police officer feared dead in mysterious SUV plunge over coastal highway cliff
A boy who gained national attention during police brutality protests in 2014 is missing after five members of his family were killed when an SUV they were riding in plunged off the Pacific Coast Highway in California. CNN reports that Devonte Hart’s adoptive parents and three of his siblings were found dead in or around …