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Drunk Driver Kills Florida Deputy


Cassandra Smith and Deputy Christopher Taylor

A 23-year-old deputy was killed in a traffic stop crash and a suspect is behind bars. The driver, identified as 30-year-old Cassandra Smith, called 911 after losing control of her Jeep and veering across three lanes into the shoulder striking the deputy’s patrol vehicle which in turn hit the deputy.

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Convicted Drug Dealer Caught Selling Meth

A Iowa woman, on parole for a 2016 cocaine trafficking conviction was arrested for peddling methamphetamine. Jessica Christine Burton, 33, is charged with one count of possession with the intent to distribute.

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Man Leaves Woman With Hatchet in Her Head

A Florida man has been arrested in a barbaric hatchet attack on a 56-year-old woman. The suspect, identified as 40-year-old Michel Dougherty fled from the scene prior to deputies’ arrival.

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Dad's Girlfriend Charged in Toddler's Death

A woman is facing murder charges after a 4-year-old girl was found unresponsive inside a Catawba County, NC home last week. Authorities have arrested Chelsea Crompton in connection with the girl’s death.

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Man Charged With Indecent Assault of 7-Year-Old

A Scranton man is facing charges after police say he inappropriately touched a seven-year-old female. The suspect was identified as 29-year-old, Robert Loschen of Scranton, who was later interviewed by police.

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Remains of Maryland 17-Year-Old Discovered

Authorities have discovered the skeletal remains of a teen who disappeared nearly two months ago on her way to school. The remains of 17-year-old Rosa Maria Diaz-Santos were found in a wooded area in Takoma Park, Md.

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Dad Shoots Ex-Boyfriend Chasing His Daughter

A California man is wanted for murder after allegedly shooting and killing his daughter’s ex-boyfriend who was chasing her in a car on a California roadway. Jose Mendoza fled the scene and is on the run.

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Myrtle Beach Newborn Tests Positive for Drugs

A Myrtle Beach woman is facing charges after her newborn child tested positive for drugs. Records show 37-year-old Tina Perrone was arrested and charged with unlawful conduct toward a child.

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South Carolina Teacher Facing Sexual Charges

Michael David Byrd Jr. of Greenwood is accused of transmitting child sexual assault material on social media. Byrd was also charged with criminal sexual conduct third degree with a juvenile victim in Greenwood County.

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