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    A man with a history of schizophrenia was charged for the fatal stabbing of hero EMT Alison Russo-Elling on Thursday, according to police sources. Peter Zisopoulos, 34, was charged with the 'barbaric and completely unprovoked,' stabbing death of Russo-Elling, 61, a nearly 25-year veteran of the New York Fire Department. Zisopoulos was charged with murder and possession of a weapon for the attack that took place Thursday afternoon in broad daylight on a street in Astoria, Queens.  This is reportedly his first arrest. He had an interaction with the police in 2018, when he was accused of issuing threats to Asians. The incident resulted in his hospitalization, but an arrest was never made. He was arrested Thursday outside an apartment on 20th Ave. and 41st St. in Queens. The three-story apartment building is known to also house New York's only swingers club. Zisopoulos initially locked himself in his apartment, but surrendered to law enforcement about an hour later.  Peter Zisopoulos, 34, was charged with the 'barbaric and completely unprovoked,' stabbing death of Russo-Elling, an EMT Zisopoulos was charged with murder...
    Sales of Salman Rushdie’s controversial novel The Satanic Verses have soared after the author was attacked on stage. The 75-year-old was stabbed multiple times this month before he was due to deliver a lecture at the Chautauqua Institution in New York state. He suffered severe injuries to his eye, arm and liver and is recovering in hospital. Sir Salman had a fatwa issued against him by Iran’s leader in 1989 after The Satanic Verses was deemed blasphemous by some Muslims. Sales of Salman Rushdie’s controversial novel The Satanic Verses have soared after the author was attacked on stage Pictured in 1989, Rushdie was stabbed multiple times this month before he was due to deliver a lecture at the Chautauqua Institution in New York state RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next The beautiful poet 32 years his junior who is 'nursing... Chairman of a British-based Islamic Human Rights Commission... Share this article Share In the week from August 14 to August 20 the paperback edition of the book hit its highest ever spot at 120th...
    AN Iranian MP has suggested the brutal stabbing of Salman Rushdie was the "direct work" of the country in response to the US killing of a top general. The author, 75, was knifed up to 15 times yesterday in front of horrified onlookers in New York after suffering years of death threats over his novel The Satanic Verses. 6Salman Rushdie was stabbed multiple times in New York on FridayCredit: PA 6Iran-sympathizer Hadi Matar, 24, was arrested and has been charged with attempted murderCredit: AP 6AN Iranian MP has hinted the attack was 'direct work' of IranCredit: EPA Iranian lawmaker Malek Shariati Niasar has chillingly hinted the attack could have been the "direct work" of Iran as he branded Rushdie - who is at risk of losing an eye - an "apostate". He said: "Attacking the renegade Salman Rushdie in America, if: 1. It should be Iran's work directly: proving the power of Islamic Iran. "2. The work of a Muslim "Khomeini did not see" and be independent from Iran: exporting the revolution to the heart of the enemy "3. Let America and...
    A MIXED martial arts coach known as Godzilla was attacked in his home by a friend with a knife. Professional heavyweight fighter Dayman Lake, 36, had to render Jamie Dunn, 33, unconscious twice to stop him. 1Professional heavyweight fighter Dayman Lake, known as Godzilla, had to render Jamie Dunn, 33, unconscious twice to stop him from attacking The pair became pals when Dunn was trained by Mr Lake and revealed his mental health issues. But in November 2020, Dunn turned up at Mr Lake’s house in Chatham, Kent, at 10pm in an “agitated state”, Maidstone crown court heard. When they went into the garden to talk, Dunn stabbed him in the neck. The victim gripped his attacker’s neck to make him unconscious and did so again when he came to and continued to struggle. READ MORE ON CRIMEMOTHER'S PAIN My son was stabbed to death for nothing at 21 by Britain's most wanted man Dunn, of Sittingbourne, Kent, was diagnosed with schizophrenia. He admitted wounding with intent and will be detained under the Mental Health Act indefinitely. Most read in...
    A 17-year-old from Minnesota is dead and four others are in critical condition after a man allegedly went on a stabbing spree while they were all tubing on the Apple River in Wisconsin, police say. The St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office said a 52-year-old man is in custody and is thought to be responsible for the bloodshed. He had initially fled the scene but was apprehended thanks to a witness snapping a photo of him, authorities said. The suspect, who has not yet been named, had been tubing with a separate group on the river, according to police, who say it is still unclear what exactly led up to the attack. None of the victims have been identified. Sheriff Scott Knudson told reporters at an evening press conference that they all suffered “critical injuries” and a “range of knife wounds.” They were described as three men and a woman, all in their early 20s. Investigators were still working to determine the circumstances of the incident as of Saturday evening, with Knudson noting that there were a large...
    CHICAGO (AP) — The person who was stabbed to death while taking part in the attempted armed robbery on a Chicago commuter train was a 15-year-old boy, authorities said. The Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said Monday that Darin McNair, who was stabbed in the chest during the attack earlier that day, was pronounced dead at the University of Chicago Medical Center. In earlier reports, authorities said the person who died was a man. According to Chicago police, video footage reviewed by investigators shows a person, later identified as McNair, was holding a gun when the group he was with tried to rob someone aboard a Red Line train on the city’s South Side. According to police, the person targeted by the group used a knife to fatally stab him. Police said McNair was one of seven people who took part in the attempted robbery. On Tuesday, police said none of the six others had been identified and that no arrests have been made. In a similar attack last week on another Chicago Transit Authority train, several suspects...
    Two women were arrested after attacking and injuring another woman, who authorities said they knew, with a knife in Central Massachusetts.  Police responded to a report of an assault at 18 Julio Drive in Shrewsbury around 12:13 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20, Shrewsbury Police said on Facebook.  Upon arrival, officers learned two other women attacked the victim with a knife and physically assaulted her. She was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said. Officers later saw a suspected vehicle driving away from the residence and arrested the two assailants. Chrislove Bonney, age 31 of Southbridge, and Tanisha Hutchful, age 19, of Worcester, were charged accordingly.  Police believe the incident was not random and that both parties knew each other. They said there is not threat to the public. The investigation is ongoing. 
    A Pennsylvania woman who pled guilty to brutally stabbing her 68-year-old mother while her children were home will spend at least five years behind bars, authorities announced on Tuesday, July 12. Victoria Longenbach, 40, was sentenced to between five and 15 years in state prison by Judge John Morganelli, the Northampton County District Attorney’s Office said. Officers responding to the attack on the 2600 block of Northwood Avenue in Palmer Township found her mother suffering from a knife wound to the stomach just before 10 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020, the DA’s office said. Longenbach, meanwhile, was found covered in blood that was not her own as a 13-inch kitchen knife was found at the scene, investigators said. Longenbach’s two young children were also in the home during the attack, authorities said. Longenbach pleaded guilty in June 2022 to aggravated assault and two counts of child endangerment. In addition to serving between five and 15 years in state prison, Longenbach will have a six-month to one-year concurrent sentence for each child endangerment charge. She is also subject to drug...
    A LITTLE boy stabbed FIFTEEN times in a frenzied attack by a stranger is now too scared to go outside. The nine-year-old has also been left tormented by harrowing nightmares from the moment he was stabbed in the face and head in a bloody unprovoked attack in Peterborough last year. 2Faisal Khan will be kept indefinitely in a hospital until deemed safe for releaseCredit: BPM 2The nine-year-old was set upon while walking along Peveril Road in PeterboroughCredit: East Anglia News Service Faisal Khan, 26, will be kept indefinitely in a hospital under the Mental Health Act for the terrifying May 8 frenzy which nearly killed the child. A court heard how the lad was walking along Peveril Road with his older brother at just after 3pm when Khan, of Dogsthorpe, Peterborough, began following him. Khan overtook the pair then turned around to face them before pulling out a knife. He then launched a frenzied onslaught, grabbing the nine-year-old and stabbing his face, head and hands in a bloodthirsty rampage. And he only stopped when residents began to come out of...
    STOCKHOLM (AP) – At least two people were wounded – one with life-threatening injuries – in a stabbing attack in a shopping mall west of the Swedish capital, police said Tuesday. A suspect has been arrested. Police said that “some kind of sharp object” had been used in the attack, and that the case was being investigated as a murder attempt. The victims were identified by hospital officials as being men in their late 40s and early 50s respectively. Police spokesman Magnus Jansson Klarin told Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet that they no idea what is behind the attack and that there was only one perpetrator. The incident happened in the town of Vasteras, which sits 90 kilometers (56 miles) west of Stockholm. Uppdaterad 2022-06-21 09:37:32 21 juni 08:34, Mord/dråp, försök, Västerås https://t.co/GP6oGvDIhw — Polisen Västmanland (@polisen_vastman) June 21, 2022
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- A man has been charged in a knife attack on a CTA Red Line train on the city's South Side, the Chicago Police Department said.David Spearman, 26, allegedly stabbed a 21-year-old on a train in Englewood Thursday night, Chicago police said.The 21-year-old victim was on a train in the 200 block of West 63rd Street at about 11:16 p.m. when police said Spearman approached him. Police said Spearman then pulled out a knife and started attacking the victim.The victim was cut twice on his arm and transported to University of Chicago Medical Center in good condition.Spearman was arrested a short time later and a knife was recovered, police said. He has been charged with aggravated battery using a deadly weapon.The video in the player above is from a previous report.
    Authorities at San Francisco International Airport took one person into custody after an incident Friday evening that left three people injured. The victims were attacked around 6 p.m. in the airport’s International Terminal, said Shawn Miyaki, an airport duty manager. Each suffered minor injuries. Miyaki could not say whether any of the people required medical transport. He confirmed that a suspect was in custody and that normal airport operations had resumed, and referred further questions to San Francisco Police Department’s Airport Bureau. The Airport Bureau said police were not releasing information Friday and referred questions to an airport spokesperson, who was not available to comment. A large knife was recovered from the scene, and the victims suffered scrapes and cuts, according to KTVU-TV Channel 2. The attack occurred in a pre-security area of the terminal that’s open to the general public, the Bay Area news station reported. The victims were treated at the scene before continuing on their travels. Further information wasn’t available Friday night.
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- A man was stabbed on a CTA Red Line train in Englewood Thursday night, Chicago police said.The 21-year-old victim was on a train at the 63rd Street station at about 11:16 p.m. when police said the suspect approached him.Police said the suspect then pulled out a knife and started attacking the victim.The man was cut twice on his arm and transported to University of Chicago Medical Center in good condition.The suspect was arrested a short time later and a knife was recovered. Police said. Area One detectives are investigating.
    A man in the Upper East Side wearing an all-black outfit and mask was caught on surveillance camera hacking a pedestrian he didn't know with a knife in broad daylight. The NYPD said the stabbing took place at about 1:50p.m. on Thursday at the corner of Third Avenue and East 63rd Street, just a couple of feet away from the entrance of the subway station on Lexington Avenue and 63rd. The suspect reportedly approached the victim from behind after hopping off his electronic bike and crossing the street, according to law enforcement officials. The NYPD only released video footage of the attack on May 28, two days after it took place. In the footage, the victim attempts to fight off the stabber with his bare fists before running away and dropping his delivery bag in the process.  Police said the unidentified victim was slashed by the madman several times, around his arm and his back, according to AMNY. Cops say there was no suggestion the two men knew one another, and are stumped as to a motive for the attack. ...
    A FRENCH army doctor was stabbed 10 times in the throat as he picked up his young children from school, it was reported. The unnamed 40-year-old medic was attacked in Marseille in the early evening as he was returning to his car and a suspect has now been charged with attempted murder. 1Police forensics offoicCredit: TF1 He had just picked up his kids, aged 3 and 7, when the 23-year-old suspect, who police have identified as Mohamed L, attacked him, Le Figaro reports. Officers said the man told first responders he was acting “in the name of God” but have ruled out terrorism as a motive after searching his home. The attacker was reportedly sitting on a nearby bench when he launched his attack and was then disarmed by four passers-by. READ MORE ON FRANCEGUEST HOUSE HORROR Chilling details of Brit couple found dead with haunting note in France He was later found to have Swiss army knife in his possession. After Tuesday evening’s attack, the victim was taken to hospital where he is in intensive care. France’s interior minister...
    VIENNA (AP) — Police have arrested an Iraqi-born man and are investigating a possible Islamic extremist motive after five passengers received knife wounds on a regional train in western Germany, authorities said Friday. The train was traveling near the western city of Aachen Friday morning when a man began attacking fellow passengers “randomly and arbitrarily,” state interior minister Herbert Reul said, according to the news agency dpa. There were approximately 270 passengers on the train, Reul said. A police officer who happened to be among the passengers overpowered the 31-year-old suspect with the help of two other passengers, state police confirmed. Reul described the incident as “a gruesome crime that was stopped in an enormous act of courage.” In total, five people were wounded, Reul said. Police confirmed the casualties were being treated at local hospitals and that none of them was in critical condition. Reul said the suspect was already known to authorities. However, he added that authorities have not confirmed that the suspect had an Islamist motive for the attack. Copyright © 2022 The Associated Press. All rights reserved....
    BERLIN (AP) — German police investigate possible Islamic extremist motive after 5 wounded in knife attack on train. Copyright © 2022 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.
    DAVE Chappelle attack suspect has been identified and charged after storming the Hollywood Bowl stage with a knife in a replica handgun. Cops in Los Angeles have identified the suspect as Isaiah Lee, 23, who is being charged with felony assault with a deadly weapon. 1Dave Chappelle's attacker has been identified as Isaiah Lee, 23Credit: AP:Associated Press The incident unfolded at the Netflix is a Joke Festival at the Hollywood Bowl on Tuesday evening. Footage shared online shows the moment Lee rushed onto the stage before tackling Chappelle, 48. More to follow... For the latest news on this story keep checking back at Sun Online. The-sun.com is your go-to destination for the best celebrity news, sports news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video. Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TheSunUS and follow us from our main Twitter account at @TheUSSun.
    A “COURAGEOUS” Brit died after being stabbed in the head as he heroically tried to save a fellow traveller during a "frenzied knife attack" at an Australian hostel, an inquest heard.  Thomas Leslie Jackson, from Congleton, Cheshire, had come to the aid of fellow Brit Mia Ayliff-Chung after she was stabbed several times at the hostel in Home Hill, Queensland, on August 23, 2016. 2Thomas Jackson, from Cheshire who died following knife attack in AustraliaCredit: pixel8000 ltd 2Mia Ayliffe-Chung had been attacked at the hostel in QueenslandCredit: pixel8000 Today Warrington Coroners Court heard how French backpacker Smail Ayad carried out the attack on both Thomas, 30, and Miss Ayliff-Chung, 20.  Miss Ayliff-Chung, from Derbyshire, was pronounced dead at the scene while Mr Jackson died from his severe injuries in Townsville Hospital six days later.  The former South Cheshire College student's medical cause of death was stab wounds to the brain. The inquest heard that he sustained at least 12 separate injuries in the attack.  Most read in US NewsSHOOTER UNMASKED Subway shooter identified using credit card as NYPD manhunt continuesSUBWAY...
    A Montgomery County man who fatally stabbed a woman and hurt two others at a home he shared with his partner has been found guilty. (Courtesy Montgomery County State’s Attorney) A jury in Montgomery County has found a Silver Spring man guilty of killing one woman and attempting to kill two other people during a dispute. According to the Montgomery County State’s Attorney’s Office, on May, 11 2020, Biet Van Tran, 65, began arguing with one of the victims, Quy Luc, 32, who was the son of Tran’s girlfriend. Montgomery County State’s Attorney John McCarthy said that argument over money escalated when Tran grabbed a butcher’s knife from the kitchen of the home he shared with Luc’s mother on Balmoral Drive. More Montgomery County News More Local News “The attack was a savage attack,” McCarthy said. Tran was accused of first attacking Luc with the knife, attempting to stab him in both the chest and the back. Luc escaped to a neighbors home and called 911. As he did, Tran then turned to Luc’s girlfriend Linh Pham, 23,...
    FURIOUS female lags have slammed twisted Baby P’s mum after she laughed and joked with them inside of prison – despite claiming she’s terrified of being attacked. Tracey Connelly, 40, could be freed within months after a Parole Board ruled that she was no longer a public danger. 3Tracey Connelly has been begging for extra protection ahead of her releaseCredit: PA 3She was jailed indefinitley after allowing the death of little PeterCredit: PA:Press Association 3Julie McAllister claims that Connelly is lying about her fearsCredit: NCJMedia The monster mum was recalled to jail in 2015 for selling nude pictures of herself online after breaching her licence. She is reportedly begging prison bosses for extra protection in HMP Low Newton, Durham after being scared of a horror knife attack from other lags. But former inmates have claimed that they could never get close enough to her to cause any harm, and that Connelly would boss them around. Julie McAllister, 44, who served time with the sick mum claims that its just an attempt to get a new identity after her release. Julie told the...
    A Good Samaritan helped rescue a stabbing victim who was attacked by her passenger while driving, authorities said. On Wednesday, March 23, at approximately 4:45 p.m., Toms River police were dispatched to North Bay Avenue, near the intersection of Whitty Road, for a reported domestic violence incident involving a stabbing, police said. A woman was driving when her passenger began stabbing her. She pulled over to the side of the road and exited the vehicle, and a male suspect followed and continue to attack her, police said. A passerby jumped in to stop the suspect and detain him until police arrived.  The victim was taken by ambulance to Jersey Shore Medical Center where she was undergoing surgery for her injuries, police said. The unidentified man was charged with first-degree attempted homicide and other weapons offenses.  The attack remains under investigation by the Toms River Police Detective Bureau. 
    FOUR people have been killed by a knife wielding maniac in Israel before he was shot dead, police said. Police said the Arab attacker drove his car into a cyclist and stabbed five people in the southern city of Beersheba. 1Police at the site of the horrorCredit: AFP Amateur video footage posted online appeared to show armed bystanders shooting and killing the attacker at the scene. Israel police chief Kobi Shabtai that the incident was an abominable killing spree by a terrorist known to security services who had previously served prison time. He said the attacker appeared to have acted alone. Shabtai declined to comment further on the suspect, but Israeli media identified the attacker as a 34-year-old Arab man from the nearby Bedouin town of Hura. Reports said he was imprisoned for four years after admitting he intended to join the Islamic State group in Syria in 2015. Omer Barlev, the minister in charge of police, wrote on Twitter that the attack was committed by a cursed terrorist that it would have been better if he hadn’t been freed...
    THIS is the terrifying moment a knife wielding thug attacked a man in broad daylight in front of a terrified toddler.  Glen Woolford, 37, was caught on camera repeatedly hitting his victim in the head with the handle of a kitchen knife before kicking him as he lay in the road in St Neots, Cambs.  4Woolford attacked the man in the street in broad daylightCredit: CambridgeshirePolice 4One brave woman attempted to interfere in the attackCredit: CambridgeshirePolice He continued the violent attack before a brave woman stepped in to urge him to stop the brutal beating on September 29 last year.  But Woolford continued to kick and shout at his victim - before fleeing the scene just seconds later as a toddler was just yards away.  The video, shared by police, then goes on to show bystanders helping the victim, who suffered a minor slash wound, after Woolford left in his car. Woolford was arrested after he called the police claiming that a...
    MARSEILLE, France (AP) — A French man with a knife injured three police officers in the southern city of Marseille on Saturday, and was killed by police after repeatedly ignoring warning shots, authorities said. The reason for the attack was unclear. Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin described a “violent attack with a knife” and said police were able to “neutralize the victim and avoid the worst.” Speaking from the site of the attack, Darmanin said the attacker was not known to police and had no police record. He said the officers tried various ways to warn him that didn’t work, and “then they opened fire and stopped him.” City officials at the scene said three officers were injured and one was hospitalized. The national antiterrorism prosecutor’s office said it is examining what happened before determining whether to open an investigation into terrorism. France has been hit by several deadly extremist attacks in recent years. The attack took place in the Old Port of Marseille on the Mediterranean, not far from a site that is collecting aid for victims of the...
    A man waiting to pick up his lunch in Western Massachusetts was viciously stabbed in his throat and his assailant went on the run, police said. In Hampshire County, all available Northampton police officers responded to the downtown area at approximately noon on Thursday, March 10, where there was a reported stabbing at an area eatery. Police said that the victim was waiting in line for his lunch when another man approached him from behind, unprovoked, and cut him with a knife in the front of his neck before fleeing the scene. Officers and EMS from Northampton Fire Rescue provided medical aid at the scene to the stab victim, while police searched the area for the suspect, who was found within minutes and taken into custody without incident. The 22-year-old Northampton man - whose name has not been disclosed by police - was arrested charged with assault and battery with a deadly weapon (the knife). He was held and scheduled to be arraigned in Northampton District Court on Friday, March 11. 
    A 21-year-old man was arrested after investigators said he entered a homeowner's home in the region and stabbed him repeatedly with a knife.  Brian Scott, of the Sullivan County town of Mamakating, was arrested for second-degree attempted murder, according to New York State Police.  Troopers responded to a report of an assault on Locust Trail in Wurtsboro at about 2:45 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 3, State Police said. While traveling to the location, troopers also received "numerous" calls about a man walking on Locust Trail wearing a black mask and carrying a shotgun, police said.  State Police found the man, identified as Scott, at the intersection of Firwood Road and Locust Trail and arrested him without incident, police said.  Police said Scott did not have the shotgun when troopers found him, and the firearm was later located in a snowbank. Investigators found that Scott went to a residence in the area and asked for directions and to use the bathroom, authorities said. After entering the home, he stabbed the homeowner repeatedly with a knife, State Police reported. He also took...
    A man has been arrested after cutting another man several times at a truck stop in Jessup, according to police.  Dereck Saunders, 54, got into a fight with an acquaintance at the TA Travel Center in the 7500 block of Assateague Drive, where he cut him numerous times on Jan. 16, Howard County Police said. The victim was taken to the hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries Saunders was arrested and charged with first and second-degree assault, and reckless endangerment. 
    MARTINEZ — The Contra Costa District Attorney’s office has filed a new criminal complaint against two Richmond men, alleging a pattern of violent crimes, including murder, that all occurred behind bars. Elliot Johnson, 27, and Bryan Anderson, 22, were charged last week with murder, conspiracy to commit assaults and possess a shank, and gang activity, court records show. Both men have been in jail since 2017, awaiting resolution in charges that they murdered 24-year-old Demarcus Doss, a Pinole man who died shielding his girlfriend from a hail of gunfire aimed at their car during rush hour on Interstate 80. The charging documents allege that on Sept. 23, 2020 Anderson and Johnson beat 32-year-old Levele Williams, an Oakland resident who suffered a broken jaw from a jail attack and died from complications during surgery at a local hospital one day after the beating. Authorities believe Williams’ beating was the result of a planned attack, and that both defendants snuck into his part of the jail and wore disguises to try and get away with it. Johnson and Anderson are both alleged...
    A British tourist is understood to have been killed with a sickle in Thailand by a local man who allegedly attacked him and his friend because they were 'playing loud music as they sat drinking beers'.   The victims were attacked in the early hours of Saturday in Kanchanaburi, central Thailand, according to local media reports.  Police were called to the scene around 3:50am on Saturday and found the victim shirtless but wearing a pair of black shorts lying face down in a pool of blood with knife wounds to his neck.  Nearby was his friend who was rushed to hospital in a critical condition, police said, adding that they found a pair of shoes and a sickle, which they suspected was the murder weapon, at the scene. Police said they had arrested a 23-year-old local man with a history of mental health issues in connection with attack and had sustained injuries consistent with a knife fight.  The suspect allegedly attacked the pair after becoming enraged that they were playing loud music from a radio into the early hours of Saturday morning...
    HIGHBRIDGE, The Bronx (WABC) -- Police are searching for a suspect who assaulted a man on a subway train in the Bronx.The suspect approached the 43-year-old victim making anti-gay remarks and called him, "Mexican garbage."He then punched the victim in the face multiple times and displayed a knife.The hate-fueled incident happened close to midnight on a northbound 4 train near the Highbridge area of The Bronx on Wednesday.The suspect exited the train at the 167 Street station and fled the subway system.The victim was treated on scene for minor injuries.The investigation remains ongoing by NYPD's Hate Crimes Task Force.Police are asking anyone who witnessed the event, or who recognizes the man in the sketch to come forward.Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at https://crimestoppers.nypdonline.org/ or on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls are strictly confidential.ALSO READ | Mother of Burger King employee killed makes sorrowful plea after daughter's deathEMBED More...
    Los Angeles police are on the lookout for a suspect they believe is responsible for the killing of a graduate student at a furniture store where she worked. Brianna Kupfer, 24, was killed on Jan. 13 inside Croft House when the unidentified suspect attacked her with a knife, leaving through the back door after the attack, the Los Angeles Police Department said in a press release. A customer who had entered the store found her body on the floor and called LAPD. The suspect's motive was not immediately known, authorities said. "Detectives have determined the suspect was not known to the victim and was a random walk in to the store," LAPD said. YE NAMED SUSPECT IN LA BATTERY INVESTIGATION The suspect was last seen on video surveillance northbound in the alley to the rear of the crime scene. LAPD described the suspect as a tall, thin black male wearing a dark hoodie, sunglasses, a white N95 mask, dark skinny jeans, dark shoes, and carrying a dark backpack. He is believed to be homeless based...
    TYSON FURY has sent a message of support to a victim of a knife attack. The victim, Craig North, is currently in hospital and Fury sent him well wishes and told him to keep fighting. 2Tyson Fury urged Craig North to "keep fighting"Credit: Getty 2Craig is fighting for his life in hospital As reported by Thurrock Nub News, Fury said: "Craig it's Tyson Fury here. Keep fighting Craig you'll get through this. All the best." Craig was attacked on Sunday Jan 2 and is reportedly fighting for his life - Fury has been one of many to wish him well. Meanwhile, a 19-year-old from Tilbury has been charged in connection with the attack. Fury often sends messages of support to people in need - such as 6-year-old West Ham fan Isla Canton who is fighting cancer. The Gypsy King even sent nemesis Deontay Wilder a happy birthday message recently. Fury, 33, said: “This is Tyson Fury, AKA The Gypsy King. This is a very special happy birthday message to my old mate, Deontay 'The Bronze Bomber' Wilder. Most read in...
    ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Police on Tuesday detained a man who wounded one person during a knife attack on a branch of a pro-Kurdish party in Istanbul, Turkish media reports said. The assailant entered the People’s Democratic Party, or HDP, office in Istanbul’s Bahcelievler district and threatened to kill everyone inside the building before wounding one person, Cumhuriyet newspaper reported. There was no immediate comment from party officials. It was the second attack on an HDP building this year. In June, a gunman stormed the HDP’s office in Izmir province, in western Turkey, killing a female employee. The HDP, the second-largest opposition party in Turkey’s parliament, is the subject of a widespread government crackdown, with party members being accused of supporting an outlawed Kurdish militant group. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called party members terrorists. Thousands of pro-Kurdish activists, along with lawmakers and the party’s former leaders, have been imprisoned. The HDP is also fighting a legal action seeking its closure for alleged links to militants. Copyright © 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This...
    SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF/BCN) – A woman slashed another’s hand in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley neighborhood Monday night after an argument became heated, according to police. The attack was reported shortly after 9 p.m. in the area of San Bruno and Arleta avenues. READ MORE: San Jose Mayor Wants To Mandate COVID Booster Shots For City EmployeesThe 34-year-old victim was taken to a hospital to be treated for her injuries, while the woman who slashed her has not been arrested and San Francisco police have not released a detailed description of her. READ MORE: 'Conveyor Belt Of Low Pressure' Systems Brings Promise Of Wet Ending To 2021Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Police Department’s tip line at (415) 575-4444 or to send a tip by text message to TIP411 with “SFPD” at the start of the message. MORE NEWS: UPDATE: No Victim, No Shooter Found After Gunfire Sends Shoppers Fleeing From Oakridge Mall In San Jose© Copyright 2021 CBS Broadcasting Inc. and Bay City News Service. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published,...
    DETECTIVES have launched a murder investigation after one man was killed in a double stabbing. Officers rushed to Battenberg Road, in Bolton, Lancs, yesterday evening to reports of a stabbing. 4A 25-year-old man was found dead in BoltonCredit: SWNS 4 Emergency services rushed a 25-year-old man to hospital but her was pronounced dead soon after. Cops were then called to a second stabbing on Lincoln Road, less than a mile away from the first incident.A man, 41, was found seriously injured but is in a stable condition, with officers arresting him on suspicion of murder.Greater Manchester Police have confirmed that they have linked the two stabbings, and have also arrested two other people in connection with the incidents. A 27-eyarold man has been arrested on suspicion of assault, related to the Lincoln Road stabbing. A 21-year-old woman has also been arrested with both remaining in police custody. Most read in The US SunEYE OF THE STORM 'Deadliest storm' kills more than 84 as it rips through Amazon warehouseBIG BOOST $1,104 Cola monthly checks coming January 2022 in cost of living...
    A MONSTER stabbed a dad to death in front of his four-year-old son in a brutal road rage attack. Alexander Layton, 34, plunged the carving knife into James Stokoe, 40, as he sat in his BMW following a row over crossing the road. 2James Stokoe was murdered in front of his sonCredit: NCJ MEDIA James' young son was strapped in his car seat as his dad bled to death within just minutes. The killer calmly picked up his shopping bags and walked away from the horror in Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham, last May. He later sobbed as he claimed James had threatened to "cave his skull in" but jurors saw through his lies and he was today convicted of murder. Teesside Crown Court heard how Layton stepped off a bus and walked into the road oblivious to James' approaching car. The dad, who was forced to make an emergency stop, angrily told Layton: “I nearly knocked you over, I have a kid in the car with me." After launching into a foul-mouthed tirade, Layton was then seen on CCTV marching towards...
    SAN JOSE — A Santa Cruz man was sentenced to more than 6 years in prison after being convicted of a hate crime, officials said. Ole Hougen, 45, was sentenced to 82 months in prison for in connection to attacking a Black man on the street with a knife, according to a U.S. Department of Justice news release on Friday. Hougen was convicted on April 9. Hougen confronted a 29-year-old Black man in Santa Cruz and shouted racial slurs at him, according to evidence at the trial. Hougen also slashed at the man’s head, chest and stomach with a nine-inch knife while screaming slurs, officials said. A witness said that Hougen stabbed and slashed at the man’s chest and head 10 to 20 times, according to the news release. Hougen was on probation after pleading no contest to charges that he “committed a racially motivated assault on a different Black man in 2018,” according to federal officials. There was other evidence presented at the trial of Hougen allegedly threatening or committing violence while screaming slurs, according to the release. The...
    A DRIVER was "brutally" stabbed to death by a "road rage" pedestrian in front of his four-year-old son in a row over crossing the road, a court heard. Alexander Layton, 34, allegedly pulled out a large carving knife from a shopping bag, opened the car door and repeatedly knifed James Stokoe, 40, before fleeing on foot in May last year. 2James Stokoe, 40, was stabbed to death in a row over crossing the roadCredit: NCJ MEDIA 2Jurors watched CCTV of the incident which showed Alexander Layton marching towards JamesCredit: NCJ MEDIA James had taken his son to see his grandparents and the boy was strapped in a car seat at the time of the attack, Teeside Crown Court heard. Layton, from Thornaby, has denied murder and possessing an offensive weapon, and will claim self-defence.  The court heard Layton had got off a bus and walked into the road, apparently oblivious to James' approaching BMW. James was forced to make an emergency stop and then angrily told Layton: “I nearly knocked you over, I have a kid in the car with me." Witnesses...
    A HEARTBROKEN dad said his life is "in the cemetery" after his murdered son was almost decapitated by his pal just days before his 13th birthday. Edgars Buncis brought son Roberts to the UK from Latvia for a better life before he was stabbed more than 70 times by 15-year-old Marcel Grzeszcz. 7Edgars Buncis paid tribute to son Roberts after he was murderedCredit: PA 7Marcel Grzeszcz was today pictured for the first timeCredit: PA The teen monster attempted to decapitate his young victim and remove his right hand or fingers after slashing at him in the neck, chest and abdomen. Grzeszcz, who believed Roberts was a "snitch", then messaged pals after the grim attack, saying: "It wasn't meant to go down like this." Roberts was discovered in Fishtoft, near Boston, Lincs, on December 12 last year with the tip of the knife still embedded in his skull. A judge today lifted reporting restrictions banning the identification of Grzeszcz after he was jailed for life with a minimum of at least 16 years and 36 days. An emotional victim impact...
    German Federal Police confirmed that several people have been injured during a knife attack on a train on Saturday morning. A number of local media outlets are reporting the arrested suspect is a 27-year-old Syrian man. A police spokesman said they had received a call at around 9:00am local time of a knife attack on a high-speed Intercity Express (ICE) train between Regensburg and Nuremberg in the southern German state of Bavaria. The attack is believed to have happened when the ICE train was travelling past Neumarkt, between Regensburg and Nuremberg, and the train was stopped near Seubersdorf. Police arrested a male suspect, and the threat is now believed to be over, according to German state-owned media outlet Deutsche Welle. “A major mission is underway in Seubersdorf. There is currently no risk to the population. Our operations centre was informed at around 9am that passengers were being attacked on an ICE [train]. A male was arrested shortly afterwards,” Upper Palatinate Police said in a statement. German tabloid Bild claims that according to its information, three people were injured, two of them seriously. Die Zeit also claims that...
    BERLIN (AP) — A knife attack on a high-speed train in Germany has injured several people, German media report. Local police told broadcaster Bayerischer Rundfunk that they received a call about the attack around 9 a.m. local time on Saturday. The train in question, one of Germany’s high-speed ICE trains, was traveling between the Bavarian cities of Regensburg and Nuremberg at the time of the attack. One person has been arrested and multiple people are injured, police said. So far, there is no information about the attacker or possible motives. A spokesperson for the German railway network confirmed that the station in Seubersdorf, where the train is currently stopped, has been closed since approximately 9 a.m. and that train travel between Regensburg and Nuremberg has been suspended. Copyright © 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.
    BERLIN (AP) — German media report that a knife attack on a high-speed train in Bavaria has injured several people. Copyright © 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.
    SANTA CRUZ — A 39-year-old Watsonville man is behind bars Tuesday, suspected of initiating an early-morning homophobia-fueled stabbing in the Beach Hill neighborhood. Anthony Williams  Two male victims reported that a man had attacked them around 3:45 a.m. near Main and Beach streets, calling them homophobic epithets and brandishing two knives, according to a media release from Santa Cruz Police Department spokesperson Joyce Blaschke. One of the men was reportedly stabbed in the leg and was transported to an area trauma center for treatment of a significant wound that was not life-threatening, police said. The attack, Blaschke said, was unprovoked, despite the victims’ effort to deescalate the encounter. Related Articles Southwest Airlines pilot cited in San Jose mask assault on flight attendant 100 mph driver convicted of murder for chain-reaction crashes on California freeway that killed mother California man killed 2 women, set fire to home to cover tracks, prosecutor says San Jose: One killed in two-vehicle crash Suspect in Pinole robberies arrested in Oakland Officers arrested Anthony...
    PLACERVILLE (CBS13) — A Halloween attack in Placerville left two people injured on Main Street. Placerville Police say the two suspects were armed with a hatchet and knife. “It’s disturbing, it’s honestly horrifying, it’s hard to think that people in our hometown would do that,” said Tyller Kern. READ MORE: Remains Of Fairfield Homicide Victim Found In Monterey County; Travis AFB Airman Among 3 Arrested“From what I heard there were a couple girls that were creating mayhem on Main Street,” explained business owner, Aldred Griffin. Placerville police say Theodora Economou and Vivian Bertrand, both 22, were walking down Main Street with a knife and hatchet hitting windows of businesses. Police say two bystanders, a man and a woman, asked them to stop and the suspects allegedly attacked both of them. “The whole celebration that is supposed to be for kids and for families to be able to go out, and then it just makes parents feel unsafe and people not want to be out on the street,” said Placerville resident Katie Draper. Aldred Griffin owns the Placerville Public House. He...
    Twitter Scenes from the Japan subway attack videos. Disturbing videos from the Japan subway attack show the suspect calmly smoking a cigarette while wearing a Joker costume from the Batman movies. The suspect, who has not been identified, is accused of injuring multiple people on the train and setting a fire on it. You watch watch the videos throughout this article, but be aware that they are disturbing. According to Kyodo News, at least 10 people were injured, one seriously, in the attack on the subway. At least one man was stabbed. However, Japan Times reported that the wounded numbered at least 17. ???? | NEW: The alleged attacker in Japan, in a “Joker” costume. Sitting and casually smoking after stabbing and spraying hydrochloric acid on passengers on a train in Tokyo, and then setting everything on fire pic.twitter.com/vyncsCxdkp — News For All (@NewsForAllUK) October 31, 2021 You can see the same man in the Joker costume surrounded by police inside the train in this video. 京王線火災、刃物男逮捕 pic.twitter.com/TGhtO3ntTA — しずくβ (@siz33) October 31, 2021 Here’s what you...
    THIS is the shocking moment a man is knifed to death through a car window by his own brother in broad daylight. Shocking CCTV footage captured the moment David Rogers, 32, lunged into the vehicle with the blade before he and his other brother escaped. 5David Rogers wielding a knife in the attack that killed his younger brotherCredit: SWNS 5Rogers plunged a knife into his brother Thomas' heart as he sat in his carCredit: SWNS 5Samuel Rogers was found guilty of manslaughter and faces nine years in prisonCredit: SWNS Thomas Rogers, 26, was sitting in his Vauxhall Astra when a grey car pulled up in front him and his brothers emerged with another man. David is then seen moving towards the passenger seat where Thomas is sat and plunging a knife through an open window and into his heart. Emergency services rushed to the scene and found the victim collapsed in the street, but he later died in hospital from a stab wound to the chest. His brothers David and Samuel Rogers, both 30, were arrested and charged with murder...
    An Atlanta homeowner shot an intruder Wednesday after the intruder grabbed two kitchen knives and attempted to stab a resident in a wheelchair, according to Fox 5. The intruder allegedly entered the home through the window and then went for the kitchen, Fox 5 reported. Before the intruder was able to stab the resident, the homeowner shot the suspect in the stomach and arm, according to the outlet. The intruder is reportedly in stable condition. HOMEOWNER FIGHTS BACK: An Atlanta man shot a knife-wielding suspect who broke into his home and tried to attack a person in a wheelchair, police say. https://t.co/jO2jbSFIAJ — FOX 5 Atlanta (@FOX5Atlanta) October 14, 2021 The resident and the homeowner didn’t suffer any injuries from the attack, the outlet reported. Police have not yet charged the intruder. The homeowner reportedly didn’t know the intruder who broke in and attempted to attack the other resident. (RELATED: ‘Put The Smackdown On This Crime’: Ritzy Neighborhood Files To Separate From Atlanta Over Massive Crime Spike) An increase in crime led Georgia Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan to announce...
    Alexander Richardson is still in shock after a surreal attack on a park in London last week. Alexander Richardson (Albacen-Phoenix) was attacked with a knife during a full training session on October 7 in a park in London. He described his “shocking experience” in a post on Instagram. “When I was finishing my training at 3pm four motorcycles with four motorcycles started following me, the 31-year-old cyclist explains. I quickly realized they wanted to take my bike, I started riding. I could do my best to get out of it. I started driving at full speed to a hotel a yard away. He hit his bike with a knife and pushed it down “They ran towards me with a bike at 60km / h,” Richardson continues. Dragged 100 meters to the ground. Then they pulled out a 40cm knife and thought it was time to get on the bike … “ The British runner cautiously explains that this type of violent theft is becoming a common occurrence. Alexander Richardson filed a complaint: “The police have...