There is a major break in the murder-for-hire case of Dallas pediatric dentist Kendra Hatcher.
Hatcher, 35, was shot to death in the parking garage of her luxury high rise apartment in Dallas, Texas on Sept. 2.
Dallas police announced the arrest of Kristopher Love during a press conference late Friday. Love is charged with capital murder and is being held on $2.5 million bond.
A 6-month-old baby was shot in the chest during a drive-by shooting on Cleveland’s east side Thursday. Police say the baby’s mother was in a car with two other males when gunshots struck her car near East 145th Street and Spear Avenue. The infant died at a local hospital.
Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James reacted angrily to the senseless shooting on Twitter.com Thursday.
James, 30, has a 1-year-old daughter and 2 boys at home.
Police have identified the Oregon Community College gunman as 26-year-old Chris Harper Mercer, a mixed race gun enthusiast and NRA supporter.
Mercer allegedly ordered students to stand up and state their religion before shooting them, a witness told the local News-Review newspaper.
A Little Rock, Arkansas woman was found dead hours after she posted a Snapchat selfie of her boyfriend pointing a handgun with laser sight at the back of her head.
A roommate found Stephanie Hernandez shot dead, and their house ransacked.
Update II: Kelly Gissendar, 47, was put to death early Wednesday at the Georgia Diagnostic Prison in Jackson. Gissendaner became the first female convict executed in Georgia in 70 years.
She died by lethal injection at 12:21 a.m. Wednesday after exhausting all of her appeals at the state and federal levels. The Supreme Court denied Gissendaner’s final appeal at 11:30 p.m. ET.
Gissendaner’s three grown children were offered the option of saying their good-byes to their mother at the prison, but they opted to go before the clemency board on Tuesday to plead for her life instead.
A friend of church shooter Dylann Roof was arrested Thursday, The State newspaper reports.
Joseph “Joey” Meek Jr., 21, (in circle) provided shelter to Roof, right, in the days before he walked into a Charleston, S.C. church and gunned down nine black people in June.
The FBI hand delivered a letter to Meek at his trailer home on August 6. The letter informed Meek that he was a “potential target” of the investigation into the church shootings. The letter made it clear that Meek would be arrested at some point in the investigation.
More details emerge in the murder of a beloved pediatric dentist in a Dallas parking garage.
Kendra Hatcher, 35, was shot to death in the parking garage at the Gables Park 17 apartments one week after she returned from San Francisco where she met her boyfriend’s parents.