Arkansas teacher, 26, is charged with sexually assaulting 15-year-old ‘she groomed at church and then bombarded with nude photos every day’

A teacher and children’s volunteer at one of Arkansas‘ biggest churches accused of sexually abusing a 15-year-old boy told police she would not go further than oral sex so he could ‘stay pure.’ Reagan Gray, 26, sent naked pictures ‘on a daily basis’ to the boy after beginning the abuse in the fall of 2020 at … Read more

Stepmom who starved four-year-old boy to death and recorded him sobbing and begging for bread is stone-faced as she is sentenced to 25 years in prison for evil abuse – after breastfeeding new baby during trial

A Texas stepmom who starved a four-year-old boy to death and filmed him sobbing and begging for bread on the morning he died has been sentenced to 25 years in jail. Miranda Casarez, 25, remained stony-faced and denied any responsibility for the death of Benjamin Cervera even as her punishment was handed down. Her attorneys begged for clemency at … Read more

Arizona woman accused of trying to kill her husband with poisoned coffee sentenced to probation

An Arizona woman accused of attempting to kill her husband by poisoning his coffee has been sentenced to three years probation. Melody Felicano Johnson was initially charged with attempted first-degree murder and pleaded guilty to two counts of the lesser felony charge of adding poison or a harmful substance to food or drink in April. … Read more

Inside the Brutal Story of Jaime Melgar— They Were Best Friends, Sandra Melgar’s Daughter Tells Her Story.

Sandra and Jaime Melgar’s story began 32 years before the tragedy that struck. The pair started dating while they were students at Lamar High School in Houston, Texas. Sandra, a new student from Laredo, Texas, caught the eye of Jaime, who had spent most of his life in Houston after immigrating from Guatemala with his … Read more

Father sentenced to 45 years to life in prison for the killing of his 5-year-old daughter Harmony Montgomery

The New Hampshire man convicted of murdering his 5-year-old daughter Harmony Montgomery was sentenced Thursday to 45 years to life in prison in a case that spurred an investigation into the actions of the child protective services system and rattled relations between Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Adam Montgomery was found guilty in February of second-degree murder in … Read more

Maths teacher, 30, got pregnant by pupil while awaiting trial for ‘grooming’ another schoolboy, 15, who she took back to her luxury apartment for sex, court hears

A maths teacher got pregnant by one of her pupils while awaiting trial for taking another schoolboy back to her luxury apartment for sex, a court heard today. Rebecca Joynes, 30, had been on bail accused of ‘grooming’ a 15-year-old for sex by buying him a £345 Gucci belt from Selfridges at the Trafford Centre. … Read more

Sickening moment father made his six-year-old son run on treadmill ‘because he was too fat’ – 12 days before the boy’s death from ‘chronic’ abuse

Disturbing footage has emerged of a New Jersey father forcing his six-year-old son to run on a treadmill because he’s ‘too fat’ just days before the boy’s death from ‘chronic’ abuse. Christopher Gregor, 31, appeared in court on Tuesday to face murder charges after his son, Corey Micciolo, died in 2021 of ‘blunt force trauma’ after years of … Read more

Pennsylvania realtor mom, 51, sobs as she is jailed for life after strangling her 11-year-old son to death with a belt to get revenge on her husband for family’s financial woes

A Pennsylvania mom has been sentenced to life behind bars after she murdered her 11-year-old son by strangling him with a belt while he slept. Ruth DiRienzo-Whitehead, 51, was found guilty of first degree murder earlier this week for the killing of her son Matthew Whitehead, 11, in their home last April. Police were called to the … Read more

Teen squatters bought engagement ring, AirPods and a Playstation with credit card that belonged to mother whose body they stuffed in a duffel bag after beating her to death with a frying pan, cops say

Two teen squatters accused of murdering a mom and stuffing her body in a duffel bag at her apartment went on to use her credit card to buy an engagement ring, a court has heard. Halley Tejada, 19, and Kensly Alston, 18, shuffled into Manhattan Supreme Court on Thursday charged with killing Nadia Vitels, a 52-year-old woman … Read more