West Hartford Grieves Girl Killed in Stabbing as Her Brother Faces Murder Charge

The community left notes at a memorial for the young victim of a deadly stabbing in West Hartford. The suspect is the victim's 12-year-old brother, according to police. The West Hartford community is grieving the death of a girl, allegedly by the hands of her 12-year-old brother.The suspect, who is…

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California doctor accused of prescribing drugs in 5 deaths

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southern California doctor was arrested Tuesday on charges of doling out drugs to patients he didn't examine and is alleged to have prescribed drugs to five people who died of overdoses as well as an impaired driver who struck and killed a bicyclist, federal prosecutors…

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Man charged with New Britain stabbing

A man was taken into custody Wednesday and charged with stabbing a 22-year-old man in October, police said.William Benjamin Torrales, 19, of Maple Street, was charged with first-degree robbery, first-degree assault and conspiracy, police said.The charges stem from a stabbing on Oct. 16. Police said they were first alerted to…

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State fines nurse $5,000 for inappropriate prescribing

A nurse at Avon Old Farms School was fined $5,000 Wednesday by the state Board of Examiners for Nursing for inappropriately prescribing controlled substances to herself, family members and friends 42 times.Lenore Leone of Avon, an advanced practice registered nurse, who works at the private school under her married name,…

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State Fines APRN For Inappropriately Prescribing Drugs; Disciplines Three Others

A nurse at Avon Old Farms School was fined $5,000 today by the state Board of Examiners for Nursing for inappropriately prescribing controlled substances to herself, family members and friends 42 times.Lenore Leone of Avon, an advanced practice registered nurse, who works at the private school under her married name,…

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Accused Harford County granite workplace shooter ordered to have insanity and competency evaluations

Radee Prince extradited Radee Prince, the man accused of killing three people and injuring two others at Advanced Granite Solutions in Edgewood in October 2017, has been returned to Harford County to stand trial. (Courtesy Harford Sheriff's Office) A Harford County judge ordered insanity and competency evaluations Wednesday of Radee…

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Man admits trying to blame fatal crash near Zumbrota on fictional driver

A 28-year-old Rochester man who repeatedly drove without a valid license has admitted in court that he crashed his car while on a “meth binge” and killed his passenger, then tried to blame the wreck on a nonexistent person.Jesse J. Juaire pleaded guilty last week in Goodhue County District Court…

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Judge in code-of-silence trial reschedules ruling on fate of 3 Chicago cops until next month

The trial of former Detective David March, ex-Officer Joseph Walsh and Officer Thomas Gaffney. The officers are accused of covering up for Jason Van Dyke, who fatally shot Laquan McDonald while on duty in October 2014. All three are charged with official misconduct, obstruction of justice and conspiracy. A Cook…

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Man charged with attempted murder, accused of pushing another man onto Loop subway tracks

Isiah Cirton, 30 has been charged with attempted murder after police say he pushed a man onto the CTA Blue Line tracks at a Loop subway station Dec. 16, 2018. (Cook County Sheriff’s Office) A man has been charged with attempted murder after police say he pushed another man onto…

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Man enters guilty plea in Coburn murder

Christopher E. Jones is present in Marion County Court Tuesday to enter a guilty plea to the lesser included offense of murder in the second degree for the murder of Josephus Coburn earlier this year in Fairmont. FAIRMONT — A 24-year-old Fairmont man entered a guilty plea Tuesday in Marion…

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