A real life Sweeney Todd barber was sentenced yesterday in San Diego to a minimum of 10 years in prison for slitting the throat of a customer he was shaving and then fleeing the gruesome scene on a bicycle.
The hunt for underweight Baby Penelope has finally ended when her panicked mom, Jessica McCreery, surfaced in Florida with the 8-month-old infant and agreed to cooperate with authorities.
Texas police shuttered a kiddie lemonade stand and ordered the youngsters “illegally” running the roadside operation to pay a hefty price for a license if they want to reopen it.
In the search for two escaped convicts, police are being sent in every direction this week, even back to the upstate New York prison that the deadly duo broke out of … but their dangerous quarry hasn’t been caught yet.
Paraplegic Olympian Oscar Pistorius has been approved for parole in August, after serving less than a year in the hospital ward of a Pretoria prison for the vicious Valentine’s Day murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.
Prosecutors say a mother charged for gassing her children to death this month in Connecticut left a detailed suicide note, but failed to kill herself before a friend and police intervened.
Five of the notorious 10 naked tourists on a mountaintop in Malaysia have been arrested, while authorities there continue pursuing the rest of the unruly gang, thought to still be at large in the country.