(LAS VEGAS) -- A nationwide search is underway for the mother of a slain 7-year-old boy whose body was found near a highway outside Las Vegas. Samantha Moreno Rodriguez, 35, of San Jose, California, is accused of killing her son, Liam Husted. Police have obtained... Read More.
(NAPERVILLE, Ill.) -- Nearly 50 years after a 15-year-old girl was stabbed to death in suburban Chicago, genetic genealogy has led to an arrest in the case. Barry Lee Whelpley, 76, was arrested on Wednesday for the July 1972 murder of 15-year-old Julie Ann Hanson... Read More.
(IOWA CITY, Iowa) -- Lawyers for Cristhian Bahena Rivera, who is charged with murder in the 2018 slaying of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts, began presenting a defense on Tuesday, telling a jury that investigators were under intense pressure to solve the missing... Read More.
(REXBURG, Idaho) -- Nearly a year after the remains of Lori Daybell's two children were allegedly found on her husband Chad Daybell's property, the couple has been indicted for their murder, prosecutors announced Tuesday. Chad Daybell, the children's stepfather, was also indicted for the murder... Read More.
(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) -- A former Memphis, Tennessee, police officer accused of kidnapping and killing a man while on duty was indicted Wednesday by a grand jury on first-degree murder and other felony charges. Patric Ferguson, 29, was also indicted on counts of especially aggravated kidnapping,... Read More.
(BRUNSWICK, Ga.) -- Three white Georgia men already facing state murder charges for allegedly tracking down and fatally shooting Ahmaud Arbery as the 25-year-old Black man jogged through their neighborhood in 2020 all pleaded not guilty Tuesday to federal hate crime charges. Gregory McMichael, his... Read More.
(FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.) -- A Fort Bragg sergeant has been charged in the murder of another soldier stationed at the military installation. Sgt. Tiara Nicole Vinson, 26, has been charged with first-degree murder and discharging a firearm into occupied property in the killing of Spc. Kelia... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The parents of one of two Americans who were convicted and sentenced to life in prison for the slaying of an Italian police officer have broken their silence for the first time since the verdict. In an exclusive interview with ABC News... Read More.
(NEW CASTLE COUNTY, De.) -- The family of Lymond Moses, who by police accounts was fatally shot while attempting to elude them after being approached while sleeping in his car earlier this year, has filed a lawsuit against New Castle County, Delaware, as well... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin will be sentenced on June 16 after being convicted in the murder of George Floyd. The sentencing hearing is set for 1:30 p.m. CT. Chauvin was convicted Tuesday on all counts against him: second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder... Read More.
(TAKOMA PARK, Md.) -- David Hall Dixon, a Pentagon Force Protection Agency police officer who was off duty at the time of a fatal shooting in Maryland, has been charged with second-degree murder for allegedly killing two people, Takoma Park police said Friday. Those killed... Read More.
By JACK DATE, VICTOR ORDONEZ, and MICHELLE STODDART, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- One of two injured U.S. Capitol Police officers has died after being hit by a suspect who then rammed their car into the north barricade of the Capitol complex... Read More.