Crime

Gay Man Gets 12 Years In Prison For Running Over Guy That Called Him A F*ggot With His Car

A gay businessman who deliberately mowed down a man with his car and left him for dead in 'revenge' for homophobic abuse has been jailed for 12 years.

Finance company boss Aaron McDonald, 31, ran down 25-year old Musa Dem in his Vauxhall Corsa after the victim branded him a 'f****t boy' during an argument.

The impact smashed the windscreen of the car before Mr Dem was thrown off the vehicle when the driver braked sharply.

McDonald then ran over Mr Dem again and the victim was briefly dragged along the street by the vehicle.

Ex Wrestler Claims GOP Rep Jim Jordan Knew He Was Being Abused By Ohio State Doctor

An Ohio congressman isn't being truthful when asserting he was unaware of allegations that a now-dead team doctor was abusing athletes, according to two former university wrestlers.

U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, a former standout college wrestler at the University of Wisconsin and later a coach at Ohio State, knew when he was at the university that the doctor was groping male wrestlers, said ex-wrestlers Mike DiSabato and Dunyasha Yetts.

The wrestlers' allegations were first reported Tuesday by NBC. Jordan, a two-time NCAA Division I wrestling champion, denies them.

Teen Charged With Kidnapping Gay Man, Holding Him Hostage and Torturing Him

A Framingham teenager has been charged with a hate crime after authorities say he held a man captive for four days.

Jackson Sugrue, 19, was arrested at his Belknap Road home Saturday night after a man told police that Sugrue had held him against his will in a Concord Street apartment without food or water for four days, multiple media outlets have reported.

Man Arrested After Stabbing His Boyfriend To Death

A Maryland man has been arrested for a fatal domestic-related stabbing.

Prince George’s Police Department have arrested Canaan Peterson, 23, of Baltimore with first degree murder and other related charges.

According to police, the stabbing happened on March 14 around 10:30 p.m. Officers responded to a welfare call along the 11200 block of Evans Trail in Beltsville.

When police arrived, they found 27-year-old Antonio Barnes, from Beltsville, suffering from a stab wound.

Gay Couple Attacked By Four Men In Ireland

Police are investigating a suspected homophobic attack in which a man was brutally beaten with a hurley stick and sustained serious facial injuries.

Collie McQuillan (30) says he and his Brazilian-born husband Gui Aquino Teixeira McQuillan (24) were beaten up by a group of men who set upon them as they walked home from a barbecue in Portlaoise.

Mr McQuillan has posted a photograph of himself following the attack and appealed for donations to do emergency dental work.

Parents Kill 10 Year Old Because He Said "He Liked Boys"

A man was arrested Wednesday for the death of 10-year-old Southern California boy who reportedly came out as gay before he died. 

Brandon Nichols, deputy director of the Los Angeles Department of Child and Family Services, told the Los Angeles Times on Monday that the youngster, Anthony Avalos, "liked boys," prompting speculation that his sexuality played a role in his death. But Sheriff’s Capt. Chris Bergner said homophobia has not come up as a motive in the investigation.

Half Naked Man Arrested On Atlanta Airport Tarmac

Officials at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport say a man has been apprehended on the tarmac of the airport after he scaled a fence, jumped on the wing of a plane and pounded on the windows. 

The incident happened shortly before 5 p.m. and did not impact airport operations.

Atlanta Police arrested Jhryin Jones, 19, on the tarmac. He was taken into custody and charged with criminal trespassing, public indecency and obstruction of law enforcement officers. 

Retired Catholic Archbishop Quits Amid Allegations He Abused Boy As A Teen

Via NPR:

Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, the former archbishop of Washington, D.C., has been removed from all public ministry following an allegation that he sexually abused a teenager when he was a priest in New York nearly 50 years ago.

McCarrick, 87, said in a statement Wednesday that the archbishop of New York, Cardinal Timothy Dolan, had advised him of the allegation several months ago. He said he is innocent and that he was "shocked by the report" but fully cooperated during an investigation ordered by the Holy See.

Man Arrested For Having Sex With The Tailpipe of His Car

Via The Smoking Gun:

A Kansas man was charged today with lewd and lascivious behavior for his repeated attempts to have sex with the tailpipe of a parked automobile, according to court records.

Ryan Malek, 23, was named in a Municipal Court complaint accusing him of exposing himself with the intent of arousing or gratifying “sexual desires.” Malek has been summoned to appear in court on July 19 to answer the criminal charge.

Married Police Officer Charged With Raping Man In Protective Custody

Via Salem News:

Former Brian Butler does not deny that he engaged in sexual acts with a young man in protective custody on the morning of Halloween, 2016, his attorney said Tuesday. 

But Butler maintains that those sexual acts, in the booking area of the Salem police station, were consensual, said defense lawyer Kevin Mitchell.