Alyssa Choiniere

Alyssa Choiniere is a Heavy contributor covering crime, breaking news and entertainment. She is based in Uniontown, PA where she works as a crime reporter for a local newspaper. Follow her on Twitter @alyssachoiniere and contact her by email at alyssa.choiniere@heavy.com.
  • David Chou, Laguna Woods Church Shooting Suspect: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    David Chou was identified by authorities as the suspect in the Laguna Woods church shooting at the Geneva Presbyterian Church shooting in California, where one person was killed and five others were injured.

  • Billy Chang: Laguna Woods Church Shooting Pastor Attacked Gunman With Chair

  • Ewen Montagu: The ‘Operation Mincemeat’ Mastermind

  • Operation Mincemeat: The True Story Behind the Netflix Film

  • Geneva Presbyterian Church Shooting: 1 Killed, 5 Injured in Laguna Woods

  • Jacoba Ballard Now: The ‘Our Father’ Sibling Is an Advocate Today

    Jacoba Ballard is an advocate today who is working to change laws that would criminalize actions like those of Dr. Don Cline featured on "Our Father." Ballard and more than 90 half-siblings were conceived through artificial insemination, and Cline used his own semen without the knowledge or consent of his patients, according to the Netflix documentary.

  • Dr. Don Cline Now: Is the ‘Our Father’ Doctor in Prison Today?

  • Dr. Don Cline: How Many Siblings Were From ‘Our Father’?

  • Charles Herbster’s Wife, Judy Herbster, Died in 2017

  • Young Thug Arrest Video: Footage of Rapper Handcuffed After ‘Raid’ [WATCH]

  • Donovan Thomas Jr., Murder Victim in Young Thug Indictment: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Donovan Thomas Jr. was murdered in Atlanta in 2015. He was named in the Young Thug indictment, which led to the rapper's arrest today.

  • Young Thug & Gunna Arrested: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Duane Mann & Peggy Yamaguchi: Korean War Veteran Looking for Lost Love

  • Lavarr Carroll, Bridgeville Landscaper Found Dead in Scott Township: 5 Fast Facts

  • Carol Flynn, George Perez’s Wife: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • George Perez Cause of Death: How Did the Comic Book Artist Die?

  • Rick Parks Now: Where Is the Three Mile Island Whistleblower Today?

  • Is Three Mile Island Still Active? The Nuclear Power Plant Today in 2022

  • Jean Charles, Azuree Charles’ Father: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Andrew Wilhoite: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Andrew Wilhoite is the man who won a primary election in Clinton Township, Indiana from jail where he is facing charges, accused of the murder of his wife, Elizabeth "Nikki" Wilhoite.

  • Azuree Charles,9-Year-Old New Kensington Boy Found Dead: 5 Fast Facts

  • Isaiah Lee, Dave Chappelle Attack Suspect: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Dave Chappelle Video Shows Man Tackle Comedian [Watch]

  • Josh Gerstein: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Read the Draft to Overturn Roe V. Wade: Justice Samuel Alito’s Leaked Opinion

    A first draft of an opinion written by Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito that would overturn Roe V. Wade was leaked to Politico and published in full.

  • Zhiwen Yan: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Angela Ermakova, Anna Ermakova’s Mother: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Anna Ermakova, Boris Becker’s Daughter: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Alina Tsybulnik, Trevor Reed’s Girlfriend: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Trevor Reed: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Trevor Reed is the U.S. Marine veteran who was released from prison in Russia today, April 27, 2022, in a prisoner swap. Reed had been arrested on charges of illegally assaulting a police officer, but the U.S. government considered him to be a hostage and his parents launched a campaign pleading for his release.