#Oikos gunman pleads no contest, gets LWOP x7
After being declared incompetent, competent, incompetent again, then competent again, then again incompetent, Oikos University gunman One Goh was recently declared mentally competent to stand trial. This time there was no going back as Goh entered a no contest plea to 7 counts of murder and three counts of attempted to murder.
Topeka has been reeling after a number of shooting homicides have been committed in the city recently. While it’s nowhere near the level of a city like Chicago, the 11 murders that have happened so far this year have been a concern for both police and residents.
Items found in Carina Saunders murder investigation made public
Recently, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations had searched two properties in Oklahoma City and had found items of interest in the murder investigation of Carina Saunders. Now, a search warrant used by the OBSI has been released, detailing the items that they had found.
A gun is NOT discharged in a US school once a week
In the wake of last week’s shooting at North Park Elementary School in San Bernardino, Everytown for Gun Safety has come out with the claim that a gun is discharged in a US school about once a week. This is not surprising as previously they have claimed that there have been 200 school shootings since Sandy Hook. Again, the devil is in the details.
Damien Echols returns to the scene of the crime to protest Arkansas executions
Over Easter weekend, a protest took place in Little Rock, Arkansas, against the state’s plan to execute eight inmates in ten days. Of course you can’t mention the Arkansas death penalty without attracting the attention of triple convicted child killer Damien Echols, he of the West Memphis 3 infamy.
UPDATE: Prosecution opposes juvenile re-sentencing of one of Jennifer Parks' killers
James Zarate was 14-years-old when he helped his older brother Jonathan brutally murder their 16-year-old Randolph, New Jersey, neighbor Jennifer Parks.
UPDATE: Kik kreeper charged with keeping woman captive as sex slave pleads guilty to child porn charges
What makes Patrick so reprehensible is not just the child porn charges but the child porn was probably discovered while he was being investigated after he was arrested for allegedly holding a woman prisoner repeatedly raping her for months.
UPDATE: Mountain View High school stabber pleads guilty to adult charge
As was mentioned in my previous post, the knife-wielding suspect from the stabbings at Mountain View High School in Utah has been officially charged as an adult and is expected to plead guilty to the fifth and final charge of attempted murder.
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