A 40-year-old mother in Washington state was arrested after her two daughters were discovered alone in a hotel room, one dead and the other severely injured. Jessica Smith has been charged with aggravated murder and attempted aggravated murder.
Justin Henry, a gymnastics coach, was arrested after he was caught hiding in the closet of a 13-year-old girl with whom he had sex. Henry was found by the girl’s mother.
Sharron Townsend, a 12-year-old boy, was charged with the murder in the death of Thomas Trent, a 54-year-old homeless man, in Jacksonville, Fla.
Jakari Pearson, an 8 year-old boy living in Detroit, was shot and killed after a bullet broke through his bedroom window and pierced his chest.
A 20-year-old mother was arrested early Tuesday morning after leaving her infant on the platform of one of New York City’s busiest subway stations. The baby was unharmed.
Leanna Harris’ involvement in her son’s death has been called into question as police in Georgia have investigated the death of Cooper Harris, a 22-month-old boy in Georgia who died in his father’s car.
The story of Victoria Wilcher, the 3-year-old girl asked to leave a KFC in Mississippi because her facial scars were disturbing other customers, has been called a hoax after the KFC franchise in question hired a private investigator.
Genesis Haley, an 8-month-old baby girl, was kidnapped from her mother’s car at a gas station in Houston Sunday night. After an amber alert was issued, a jogger spotted Haley alone in her car seat in the woods Monday morning.
Justin Ross Harris, a 33-year-old living in a suburb of Atlanta, has been charged with murder and cruelty to children after his 22-month-old son, Cooper, died when Harris left him in the backseat of his car and went to work on Wednesday. It was 90 degrees in Atlanta Wednesday.