Connecticut investigators charged Fotis Dulos with the murder of his estranged wife Jennifer Farber Dulos after they discovered his DNA on the doorknob of the mudroom door in her home as well as in a garbage bag police recovered from a trash can where police said Dulos dumped evidence.
A 14-year-old boy identified as the prime suspect in the stabbing murder of Barnard College student Tessa Majors was questioned and released hours later Thursday as investigators sought a warrant for his DNA.
The apparent killing of an 18-year-old Barnard College student by a 14-year-old boy leaves NYC shocked, as the student’s family asks the police union head not to blame “a young woman for her own murder.”
Adnan Syed’s case attracted an international following when it was featured in the 12-part ‘Serial’ podcast. On Monday, the Supreme Court refused to hear his appeal, keeping in place a Maryland court decision that he serve a life term life in prison.
Sean Kratz, who was convicted in the brutal 2017 killings of three men on a Pennsylvania farm, was sentenced Monday to life in prison without parole after prosecutors dropped their bid for the death penalty. Kratz said he hoped for a death verdict so he would be “notorious.”
Colorado rancher Patrick Frazee was sentenced to life in prison without parole Monday after a jury convicted him of beating his fiancée to death with a baseball bat and setting the woman’s remains on fire to hide the evidence.
The Philadelphia City Controller found that a single homicide reduces the value of homes sold within 0.75 miles of the murder by an average of 2.3 percent, compared to homes purchased slightly farther away,