Journalist charged with rapes and murders he reported

UPDATE:  Suspect found dead (June 24, 7:55am PST) “Murder he wrote” (ABC News) “The last victim, a 65-year old female, was found with 13 deep wounds on her skull and multiple rib fractures,” Kotevski told ABC News. -ABC News (June 23, 4:45pm PST):  “The shocking story of a newspaper crime reporter who knew too much”… Continue reading Journalist charged with rapes and murders he reported

Santa Monica’s third homicide of 2008

(Santa Monica, California) A Santa Monica man who’d been hospitalized following an assault in a crime-ridden neighborhood earlier this month has died. Word of the death came today in a Santa Monica Police Department news release . According to police, Preston Brumfield had been found lying unconscious on the sidewalk May 11 on the 1900… Continue reading Santa Monica’s third homicide of 2008