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Family who lost mother of 2 in violent murder search for answers

Family who lost mother of 2 in violent murder search for answers

There’s still no explanation after a mother was shot and her burned body was found in Golden. Cymone Duran, a mother of two, was discovered in the early morning hours of Nov. 5. She had been shot multiple times. Her family is still struggling with the details of the heinous killing. They were also living…MORE

Judge dismisses sex trafficking charges against ex-death row convict

Judge dismisses sex trafficking charges against ex-death row convict

The federal judge dismissed all charges against Isaiah McCoy — including seven counts of sex trafficking, forcing, threatening and coercing young women into prostitution. He and his wife Tawana Lashaun were originally arrested at the beginning of this year. Lashaun, an Army sergeant, was released just last month — on a $50,000 bond. The ex-death…MORE

9 days missing: Reward in Hania Aguilar case increases to $30K

9 days missing: Reward in Hania Aguilar case increases to $30K

Nine days after someone kidnapped Hania Aguilar from the yard outside her Lumberton home, officials with the FBI have upped the reward for information to $30,000. The governor is offering $5,000, and the FBI is offering $25,000, according to the Fayetteville Observer. Lumberton police and the FBI said they have not given up on locating…MORE

4-year-old girl left in vehicle overnight in tow lot

4-year-old girl left in vehicle overnight in tow lot

A 4-year-old girl was left alone inside a minivan overnight in a Milwaukee tow lot, Public Works Commissioner nominee Jeff Polenske said Tuesday at a news conference. Late Monday night, an impaired female driver was pulled over and arrested for an OWI when the vehicle was towed. Officers removed a 10-month-old child from the vehicle,…MORE

Company gives all employees handguns for Christmas

Company gives all employees handguns for Christmas

BenShot, a local glassmaking company, gave all their employees handguns for Christmas. “I want to make sure all of employees are safe and happy – a handgun was the perfect gift,” co-owner Ben Wolfgram said in a news release. The business says employees received a handgun of their choice. BenShot is a father and son…MORE

Body cameras catch Police officers rescuing mom and toddler from crash

Body cameras catch Police officers rescuing mom and toddler from crash

Two Milwaukee Police Officers who saved a mother and toddler from a flipped over car struck by a hit-and-run driver are honored by the department. The entire rescue was caught on police body camera. Tuesday night, Officer Michael Ward and Officer Thomas Kresa were given the Meritorious Service Award for their efforts. The two officers…MORE

Student identified after being struck, killed by Amtrak train

Student identified after being struck, killed by Amtrak train

An Amtrak train struck and killed a student Tuesday in Lake Worth, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. he victim was identified as 17-year-old Tomas Juan Reynoso. PBSO did not say which school the student attended. The incident happened around 1:30 p.m. near Lake Worth Road. Tri-Rail passengers were impacted. However, the commuter…MORE