It was the immigrant horror story no one wanted to accept or believe: a year-old high school student strangled to death in her Longhorn Trail home, the victim of the collision of two cultural worlds: the restrictive one her Pakistani parents prescribed for her and the westernized, liberal one she tried to choose for herself. Parvez, youngest of eight children, died Dec. Her death gained international attention because it so clearly epitomized the struggle going on in many homes in many cultures around the globe and rekindled the debate of the place of women in Islam.
When they arrived at the scene, deputies found the younger boy unconscious. He was taken to Hardin Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Still, the ordeal came as a shock to neighbors like Linda Icono.
CHICAGO AP — A mother plotted for months to acquire a newborn before she and her daughter strangled a pregnant Chicago woman and cut her baby from her womb using a butcher's knife, prosecutors said Friday as they revealed gruesome new details about the case. Marlen Ochoa-Lopez, 19, was lured to the home where Clarisa Figueroa lived with her daughter, Desiree, by Facebook postings offering free baby clothes. When she arrived, the daughter showed her a photo album of her late brother to distract her as her mother started trying to strangle her with a cord, prosecutor Jim Murphy said.
Alexus Watkins, 20, died after her brother Kevon Watkins, then 16, held her in a choke hold for 15 minutes. A Georgia teen was sentenced to life in prison for murder after strangling his sister in a fight when he changed the wifi password to knock others at home off the internet. Only after his panicked mom called and arriving officers ordered him to let go did Kevon do so, causing Alexus to drop to the floor.
WAVE - Police have confirmed a year-old boy charged with the murder of his younger brother strangled him. When they arrived at the scene, deputies found the younger boy unconscious. He was taken to Hardin Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Individuals with disabilities may contact Becky Richey at pubfile 10tv. All Rights Reserved. CHICAGO AP — A pregnant Chicago teen who was killed and whose baby was cut from her womb was strangled while being shown a photo album of the late son and brother of her attackers, a prosecutor said Friday in urging a judge to keep the defendants locked up.
Andrew Conley, 18, bowed his head silently, and members of the courtroom audience gasped as Ohio Circuit Judge James Humphrey methodically read from a written sentencing order. Conley unexpectedly pleaded guilty last month to the Nov. Conley couldn't face the death penalty because he was only 17 when the murder occurred.
A Georgia teen will spend the rest of his life in prison for putting his sister in a deadly chokehold during a heated argument about the household WiFi password. The teen lived in Macon with his family, which included his mother and his year-old sister Alexus Breanna Watkins. An argument over the password change ensued between Watkins and his mother. As the confrontation became more heated, Alexus stepped in to protect her mom.
Ward said a seven-year-old boy had been strangled. He was rushed to Hardin Memorial Hospital where he died a short time later. Click Here to access the online Public Inspection File.
Kevon Watkins, 18, changed the password to prevent his family using the internet so he could play games online at their home in Macon, Georgia, on February 2, His mother told him to hand over the internet password, but his sister Alexus got involved when she feared he was going to attack their mother. The siblings started fighting and when their mother could not separate them she contacted police.