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CHICAGO | Chicago police: Man killed by police appeared to be armed

CHICAGO — Footage from body-worn cameras and surveillance cameras shows that a man who was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer was armed with what appeared to be a handgun, authorities said Sunday. Police described the video and said they would release footage of Saturday’s shooting from officer-worn body cameras later Sunday. Police … Continue reading CHICAGO | Chicago police: Man killed by police appeared to be armed

ATLANTA | Police: ‘Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta’ star hit valet on head

ATLANTA  — A “Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta” star who has had various run-ins with the law was arrested again after police say she refused orders from officers and hit a valet on the head. Atlanta police spotted 34-year-old Atasha Jefferson obstructing traffic at 1:16 a.m. on Monday, Officer Lisa Bender said in an email. … Continue reading ATLANTA | Police: ‘Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta’ star hit valet on head

Atlanta | Police: Woman assaulted at home of NFL star LeSean McCoy

Atlanta –  Police acknowledged Tuesday that a woman was assaulted during a home invasion at a suburban Atlanta house owned by NFL star LeSean McCoy, hours after graphic posts on social media accused the Buffalo Bills running back of bloodying his former girlfriend. One female was treated and released from the hospital, while another sustained … Continue reading Atlanta | Police: Woman assaulted at home of NFL star LeSean McCoy

Missouri News: Columbia Police respond to home invasion in the 1200 block of North Eighth Street on July 6

COLUMBIA, MO – Columbia Police officers responded to the 1200 block of North Eighth Street at approximately 3:50 p.m. on Friday, July 6, in reference to a home invasion and shots fired. The preliminary investigation revealed a male suspect forced entry into a residence and discharged a weapon.  The victim and suspect knew each other.  … Continue reading Missouri News: Columbia Police respond to home invasion in the 1200 block of North Eighth Street on July 6

AMESBURY, England | 2nd UK Novichok poisoning likely not deliberate, police say

AMESBURY, England— British officials investigating a second poisoning case with the nerve agent Novichok in southwest England said Thursday they suspect the victims were not directly targeted but sickened as a result of the March attack on a former Russian spy and his daughter. Police say specialists have determined that a British couple in their … Continue reading AMESBURY, England | 2nd UK Novichok poisoning likely not deliberate, police say

AMESBURY, England  | UK anti-terror police join ‘unknown substance’ probe

AMESBURY, England  — British counterterrorism police were investigating Wednesday after two people were left in critical condition, exposed to an unknown substance a few miles from where a former Russian spy and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent. The Wiltshire Police force declared a “major incident” after a man and a woman in … Continue reading AMESBURY, England  | UK anti-terror police join ‘unknown substance’ probe

LONDON  | UK police probing 6 assault claims against Kevin Spacey

LONDON  — British police are investigating six claims of sexual assault or assault by Academy Award-winning actor Kevin Spacey, three more than previously disclosed. British media reported earlier this year that London’s Metropolitan Police force was investigating allegations against the former “House of Cards” star. Police in Britain don’t name suspects until they are charged. … Continue reading LONDON  | UK police probing 6 assault claims against Kevin Spacey