October 23, 2020

Police investigating Belfast knife attacks release image of man on bicycle

Police investigating five attacks on women in Belfast city centre on Monday night have released an image of a man on a bike. 

Three women were stabbed and two assaulted by a silent and hooded or masked assailant on a bicycle, using a small but sharp knife.

The victims, who were aged between 19 and 22, suffered wounds to the neck, arm and the back of the leg areas.

Police now believe the same man may have attacked another woman earlier the same evening.

Police said they are “urgently seeking to identify the male in this image to assist them with their enquiries.” 

Any information can be provided to Detectives at Musgrave CID quoting reference 1886 of 12/10/20. 

Alternatively, information can also be provided anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Speaking this morning, Chief Superintendent Simon Walls told the BBC: “Currently we’re looking at the possibility

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Officials: Man struck by South Dakota AG’s car died from ‘traumatic injuries’

Oct. 14 (UPI) — Officials in South Dakota have released the autopsy report of the pedestrian Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg struck with his vehicle last month, stating the man died of traumatic injuries.

South Dakota’s Public Safety Secretary Craig Price made the announcement Tuesday during a press conference on the investigation into the death of 55-year-old Joseph Boever.

Last month, Gov. Kristi Noem said an investigation had been opened into a crash on the night of Sept. 12 involving Ravnsborg that resulted in Boever’s death.

Ravnsborg told the public shortly after in a statement that he was driving home from a dinner during which he did not drink when he struck what he believed to be a deer and that he was the one to call the crash into the authorities. He also said he was the one to discover Boever’s body on inspecting the crash site the next day.

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80-year-old rescues man from sinking car, years after saving 2 people from a burning home

When Steve Montelongo saw a car sinking in a canal, he jumped into action to save the driver’s life — just like he did nearly 20 years ago, when he rescued two elderly people from their burning home.

On Thursday, the 80-year-old was driving his granddaughter home from a dentist appointment in Modesto, California, when they spotted a car down in a canal. He pulled over, and while there were other people looking down into the water, they weren’t doing anything. Montelongo jumped into the canal, and yanked open the driver’s door, which was unlocked. With water now rushing into the car, he pulled the driver out to safety. The man, who appeared to have a medical episode before the crash, was not injured.

“I don’t consider myself a hero,” Montelongo told KOVR. “I was just a fella that got put in the right place at the right time.” In

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Man killed after shot twice in head while sitting in his car in East Williamsburg, police say

EAST WILLIAMSBURG, Brooklyn (WABC) — Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed while sitting in his car in Brooklyn.

According to officials, a male victim was shot twice in the head Tuesday afternoon while sitting in a parked car on Bushwick Avenue.

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Despite being shot, police say the victim attempted to step out of the car, stumbled and collapsed.

He was taken to Woodhull Hospital in critical condition.

Officials say the victim was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Residents says this isn’t a block that would normally be the scene of a deadly shooting in the middle of the afternoon.

“Here was surprising because I come up and down this block every

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OC Man Accused Of Burning Up Santa Monica Police Car On May 31

SANTA MONICA, CA — An Irvine man is in federal custody on charges alleging he set fire to a Santa Monica Police Department car during the civil unrest that accompanied widespread protests in late May.

Nathan Wilson, 27, is linked to the May 31 fire that destroyed the unmarked Santa Monica Police car when a witness told law enforcement they had driven Wilson to Santa Monica on that day, and they believed he had set fire to a police car. He has been charged in a federal criminal complaint with malicious damage to property owned by an institution or organization receiving federal financial assistance, the U.S. Attorney’s Office says.

The FBI and Santa Monica Police had asked the public’s help to locate him in June, offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to his arrest.

Social media posts show a man setting fire to the parked police car wearing an

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LPD searches for man video recorded assaulting, forcing woman into a vehicle

Laredo police officers are looking for a man who was recorded beating, dragging and forcing a woman into a vehicle, authorities said on Tuesday afternoon.

Police officers were dispatched at about 2 a.m. Tuesday to an assault report in the intersection of Ejido and Laredo Street. A gray pickup pulled over on the side of the road. Then, a man exited the vehicle and began viciously attacking a female passenger.

Surveillance footage from the area recorded the man parking the pickup, possibly a Dodge Ram, and exiting the vehicle. He then opens the passenger door behind the driver side and strikes the female passenger four times.

“The male suspect then yanks the victim out from the backseat and throws her down onto the floor. Once on the floor, the male suspect is seen dragging the victim from her hair as he continues to strike and kick the victim,” police said

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Irvine Man Accused Of Setting Fire To Police Car In Santa Monica

IRVINE, CA — An Irvine man is in federal custody on charges alleging he set fire to a Santa Monica Police Department car during the civil unrest that accompanied widespread protests in late May.

Nathan Wilson, 27, is linked to the May 31 fire that destroyed the unmarked Santa Monica Police car when a witness told law enforcement they had driven Wilson to Santa Monica on that day, and they believed he had set fire to a police car.

He has been charged in a federal criminal complaint with malicious damage to property owned by an institution or organization receiving federal financial assistance, the U.S. Attorney’s Office says.

Social media posts show a man setting fire to the parked police car wearing an American flag bandana over his face with a rifle tattoo on his left arm.

The witness directed authorities to Wilson’s Instagram account, where he posted a “selfie”

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Stoughton man identified as wrong way driver killed in four-car crash in Milton

Authorities have identified a 24-year-old man who died Saturday after he drove the wrong way down Interstate 93 in Milton and was involved in a four-car crash, State Police said Tuesday.

Stephen Zorn, of Stoughton, was driving a 2008 Ford Escape northbound in the southbound lane when he struck a 2017 Ford Escape head-on at 5 a.m. Saturday, State Police said in a statement. The crash knocked the 2017 Escape into a jersey barrier.

The 2008 Escape rolled onto its roof and was struck by a 2011 Mercedes-Benz C300 sedan, State Police said. A Kia Sportage sport utility vehicle then struck the 2008 Escape from behind.

Zorn was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 29-year-old woman from Plymouth, who was driving the 2017 Escape, was taken to Boston Medical Center with serious injuries, State Police said. A 50-year-old Wrentham man, who was driving the Mercedes, was taken to Milton Hospital

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Dorchester man arrested on firearm charges tied to incident where officers were almost struck by fleeing car

A Dorchester man was arrested Monday on a warrant for various firearms charges stemming from an incident over the summer in which he allegedly almost struck two police officers with a vehicle and then led another officer on a foot chase, according to Boston police.

Hassaun G. Daily, 28, of Dorchester, was arrested on a warrant that was issued on Oct. 9 for carrying a firearm without a license (second offense), possession of ammunition without an FID card, carrying a loaded firearm without a license, assault by means of a dangerous weapon, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, and assault by means of a dangerous weapon, police said in a posting on bpdnews.com.

Police said that around 2 a.m. on July 22 officers responded to a radio call for shots fired in the area of Martin Luther King Boulevard and Dale Street in Roxbury, and a broadcast was made of

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Police seek man who fired gun at North Austin car gathering – News – Austin American-Statesman

Austin police on Tuesday said they are looking for a man who fired a gun into the air last month during a large car gathering in North Austin.

Police said the incident occurred during a multi-agency operation on Sept. 12 to stop large groups of cars from gathering in lots near the intersection of Interstate 35 and Parmer Lane. Multiple reports of reckless behavior and criminal activity tied to the meetings, police said.

During that operation, which resulted in 22 arrests and 25 impounded vehicles, police said a fight broke out between people in a parking lot at 12425 Interstate 35 around 11:15 p.m., during which time a man fired a gun into the air.

Police described the man as stocky and wearing a red sweatshirt, gray Nike shorts with lettering on the left leg

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