Tonie Wells Barry Wells

Two NYPD cops were suspended without pay for ignoring an order to check on a pregnant woman who was later found dead in a stairwell in her Brooklyn home.

Tonie Wells, 22, died after she was strangled and pushed down a stairwell inside her Sterling Place home on Tuesday. Police arrested her husband Barry Wells, 29, who had a prior history of choking and assaulting her.

Barry Wells was previously arrested in September and charged with strangulation in the second degree for attacking his wife in Manhattan on July 20.

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Troy murder victims

Police in Troy, NY have identified the four victims, 2 women and 2 children, found dead in the basement of an apartment house on Tuesday.

The victims were identified as (from top left) 22-year-old Brandi Mells and her lesbian partner, 36-year-old Shanta Myers, mother of 5-year-old Shanise Myers and 11-year-old Jeremiah Myers.

Police sources tell the NY Post the victims’ throats were slashed and their hands were bound behind their backs.

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John Dalton

John W. Dalton, Jr., who served 11 years in prison for killing his wife, was arrested Wednesday and charged with first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of his parents and his niece.

Dalton, 46, of Omaha, was pulled over in his black GMC Terrain SUV outside Tennessee after a brief police chase. He is being held without bail in Tennessee’s Madison County Jail.

John W. Dalton Sr., 70, his wife, Jean, 65, and their granddaughter, Leonna Dalton-Phillip, a 18-year-old high school senior, were killed Tuesday in the Daltons’ Omaha home.

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Rihanna Tavon

Rihanna is mourning the death of her cousin who was shot and killed in Barbados over the Christmas holiday.

According to WENN.com, Tavon Alleyne, 21, was shot multiple times by an unknown assailant as he walked near his home in the parish of Saint Michael on Dec. 26.

“RIP cousin… can’t believe it was just last night that I held you in my arms! never thought that would be the last time I felt the warmth in your body!!! Love you always man!,” the 29-year-old singer wrote on Instagram.com on Tuesday.

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Sherra Wright Billy Turner

Lorenzen Wright’s ex-wife Sherra Wright-Robinson was arrested and charged with his murder 7 years after his decomposed body was found in a field near Memphis, Tennessee.

On Friday, Wright-Robinson, 46, was arrested on 3 counts including 1st-degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder.

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car chase

A high speed police chase in West Baltimore, MD ended peacefully after the gunman’s girlfriend ran to the car, bear hugged him and pulled him out of the car. The chaotic scene was captured by a television news helicopter.

The 30-year-old gunman, who shot three people in West Baltimore on Thursday night, drove erratically while firing a high-powered weapon at pursuing police officers on Friday.

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Vannarah Riggs Rich Swann

WWE star Rich Swann was arrested and charged with assaulting his WWE star wife Vannarah Riggs in a moving vehicle.

It all started when Swann, 26, critiqued Riggs’ performance as the couple drove home after her match. An argument ensued and Riggs, fearing for her life, jumped out of the moving vehicle.

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Toronto missing

Toronto police are investigating the mysterious deaths and disappearances of at least nine people in one LGBT neighborhood.

Tess Richey, Alloura Wells, Andrew Kinsman and Selim Esen are among the 9 who were reported missing from Toronto’s Village neighborhood since March, according to the nationalpost.com.

Of the nine, 2 men are still missing and a biological woman and 2 men, including a MtF transgender, were reported dead.

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Chris Bosh

A home owned by Chris Bosh was the target of a police drug trafficking raid Friday morning. The former NBA star’s mom, Frieda Bosh, was named a suspect in a drug trafficking ring.

TMZ Sports reports Bosh’s mother’s home was raided by drug enforcement officers.

Bosh, who is a NBA free agent, is pictured above with his wife Adrienne Williams during happier times.

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Shanaya Coley

Police are searching for a 24-year-old New Jersey nurse who went missing late Tuesday night. Shanaya Coley was apparently stabbed and abducted from the parking lot of her apartment complex as she headed to work.

A witness called police to say Coley struggled with an attacker who stabbed her before she was thrown into her car which then sped off.

Coley’s father, William Coley, said he saw blood on the ground and in the grass near where his daughter parked her silver 2013 Nissan Altima.

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