Georgia state law allows an individual to break a car window to save a child in distress, but the same protection does not apply when a pet’s life is at stake, as one man has quickly found out.
The man faces battery and criminal confinement charges for allegedly biting and burning his girlfriend during a series of attacks spanning three months.
The body of 3-year-old Owen Collins was found badly burned in a box in rural Wells County in January. Despite the fact that the suspects told police that they used to put “dope in their bottles and watched [the kids] have fun,” no drugs were found in the toddler’s system.
Officers responded to 421 South Main Street around 2:30 a.m. Sunday following a complaint of an odor coming from the residence.
Fire officials said the cause of the fire is suspicious.
In total, officers issued 41 citations during the concert at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis Saturday night.
The Kosciusko County Drug Task Force arrested four people after a week-long drug investigation.
Authorities say a senior prank that damaged 24 school buses has led to felony charges against four students.
According to court documents, the woman will only face one count of murder even though she was arrested for murder and kidnapping.
As part of the man’s sentence he will have to repay the more than $12,000 in unemployment benefits he collected.
Stephen Howells and girlfriend Nicole Vaisey were charged last year by federal prosecutors with sexually exploiting the Amish girls and four other children.
Police were called to Marco’s Pizza on the city’s northeast side shortly before midnight Thursday.
Police say they think both victims were hit by bullets from the same gun. Police are investigating.
According to court documents, the inmate suffered from schizophrenia and his medications were changed. He had been placed on suicide watch.
A mother accused of raping her own children will be behind bars until she’s at least 90 years old.
Indianapolis police said they got a call Wednesday night from a woman who said she had “just killed her roommate.” A second call from a neighbor came in later.
The Takasakiyama Natural Zoological Garden said Thursday it was considering renaming the macaque. It was flooded with angry calls and emails Wednesday hours after announcing the name for its first monkey born this year, a tradition at the zoo run by the southern city of Oita.
Michigan authorities say they arrested a naked drunken woman who was driving the wrong way after leaving her naked husband and their child at a rest stop.
Monsignor Kevin Wallin, whose lawyer says was lonely and overworked when he turned to drugs and became an addict, agreed as part of his 2013 guilty plea to a possible prison sentence of 10 to 11 years.
An arrest warrant says Mary Katherine Pursley told the second-grader that if he had “trashy behavior” like the Sesame Street character Oscar the Grouch, he would go “to the trash can.”