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.
  • Is Jon Bon Jovi a Democrat or a Republican?

    Jon Bon Jovi is a Democrat who campaigned for President Joe Biden and served on Obama's White House Council for Community Solutions. Bon Jovi is among the performers at "Celebrating America," a concert commemorating the inauguration of Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.

  • Kevin Seefried & Son Arrested: Dad ID’d as Man With Confederate Flag in US Capitol

  • Thomas Baranyi Arrested, Describes U.S. Capitol Shooting in Video Interview

  • Lisa Montgomery’s Last Words Before Execution: ‘No’

  • Victoria Jo Stinnett: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Bobbie Jo Stinnett: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Bobbie Jo Stinnett is the woman who was murdered by Lisa Montgomery when she was eight months pregnant. Montgomery was executed Wednesday, January 13, 2021, becoming the first woman to be federally executed in more than 67 years.

  • Larry Brock of Texas Arrested, Identified as Man in Tactical Gear on Senate Floor

  • Robert Keith Packer Identified as Man in ‘Camp Auschwitz’ Shirt at Capitol

  • Yogananda Pittman Named as New Acting US Capitol Police Chief

  • Eugene Goodman: Heroic Capitol Police Officer Led Mob Away From Senate Chamber

  • Cleveland Meredith: Georgia Man Threatened to Kill Nancy Pelosi in Capitol Siege, Police Said

    Cleveland Meredith of Hiawassee, Georgia was among those arrested in the siege of the US Capitol and charged for allegedly threatening to kill Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi.

  • Lonnie Coffman: Alabama Man Arrested, Charged With Possessing Molotov Cocktails at Capitol

  • David Blair of Maryland Arrested, Charged With Assaulting Capitol Police Officer

  • Indonesia Plane Crash: Sriwijaya Air SJ 182 Flight Path & History

  • Jacob Chansley, aka ‘Jake Angeli,’ Arrested in Capitol Riot

  • Adam Johnson Arrested: Man Seen Carrying Pelosi’s Podium Identified

  • Rodney Alcala Cross-Examined Himself at His Murder Trial {Video}

  • [WATCH]: Rodney Alcala on ‘The Dating Game’: Serial Killer’s Game Show Appearance

  • Rodney Alcala Now: Where Is the Dating Game Killer Today in 2021?

  • Cheryl Bradshaw Said Rodney Alcala Was ‘Creepy’ After ‘The Dating Game’

    Cheryl Bradshaw chose serial killer Rodney Alcala among three bachelors for a date on "The Dating Game" in the middle of his murder spree in 1978. But the two never went out together.

  • Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • PHOTO: Man Seen Wearing ‘Camp Auschwitz’ Shirt During Capitol Siege

  • Fact Check: Did Capitol Police Let Protesters In?

  • ‘Jake Angeli,’ Whose Real Name Is Jacob Chansley, Has Been Arrested

  • WATCH: Graphic Video Shows Woman Shot in Capitol Amid Protest

    Live video of protests at the U.S. Capitol building showed a bloodied woman being taken out on a stretcher, and reports said a person was shot in the building and died.

  • Mitch McConnell Says Overturning Biden’s Election Would Send Democracy Into a Death Spiral

  • Electoral College Certification Live Stream: Watch the Joint Session of Congress Online

  • FACT CHECK: Can Vice President Mike Pence Change the Election?

  • What Time Is the Electoral College Certification? When Does Congress Meet?

  • Marcelo Velez: Columbia University VP Charged With Sexually Assaulting Minor

    Marcelo Velez, a Vice President of University Facilities at Columbia University was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor in his home, according to a statement from the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office.