Tag: murder

Help Jalopnik Help Police Catch Another Killer

Hey, remember last week, and last month, when I told you about Deadspin’s cousin Jalopnik.com throwing its car-knowledge heft behind some hit-and-run cases? You know, doing awesome damn work? Matt Hardigree just posted another case, this one apparently a homicide.…






Justice For Justine Abshire

It took a jury less than two hours to find scumbag Eric Dee Abshire guilty of killing his wife, kindergarten teacher Justine Elizabeth Swartz Abshire yesterday. They recommended life in prison. That’s probably not enough. Justine’s family sobbed with emotion…






Here’s a Justine Abshire case update

From NBC29: The murder trial of Eric Abshire continued Tuesday in Orange County Circuit Court, where new testimony sheds light on the Abshire’s marriage. Eric Abshire, is accused of killing his wife Justine Abshire, in November of 2006. Her body…






The Murder of Ray Santiago

A wreck chaser who allegedly ran over a rival tow operator several times with his truck in what a prosecutor called a “brutal, clear showing of intent to kill” was held for trial on murder charges yesterday. Surveillance footage showed…






Today’s Metro story

… is about: A 23-year-old Kensington man confessed that a June 30 fight with his girlfriend led him to smoke crack cocaine, punch her in the face “10 times … maybe more,” stab her 59 times with a switch-blade, stuff…