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Christchurch shootings: Attack suspect Brenton Tarrant appears in court

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption Brenton Tarrant, 28, appeared in court on Saturday in relation to the mosque attacks The main suspect of killing 49 people in shootings at two mosques in New Zealand on Friday has appeared in court on a single murder charge.Australian Brenton Tarrant, 28, was brought to the dock in a white prison shirt and handcuffs. Further charges are expected to be made against him.PM
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Jayme Closs: Suspect named in kidnapping and murder case

[ad_1] Image copyright EPA Image caption Jake Thomas Patterson, 21, has been arrested over the kidnapping of Jayme Closs Police have named a suspect in the case of a 13-year-old Wisconsin girl who was kidnapped in October after her parents were murdered.Jake Thomas Patterson, 21, is being held on two counts of first-degree homicide and one count of kidnapping, police said on Friday.Jayme Closs was located on Thursday evening and
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Newspaper headlines: Novichok suspect named and ‘criminal’ cuts

[ad_1] Image caption The second suspect in the Salisbury poisoning has been "unmasked" as a military doctor working for Russian intelligence, the Times reports. The man was named as Alexander Mishkin by the Bellingcat investigative website, less than a fortnight after they revealed the identity of the other suspect accused of carrying out the nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal. Image caption The Guardian also has a
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South Carolina: Seven officers shot, suspect in custody

[ad_1] Image copyright EVN Image caption President Trump sent his "thoughts and prayers" after the shooting Seven US law enforcement officers have been shot, one of them fatally, in an incident in South Carolina, officials say. Police in the city of Florence had been responding to a call for help from the sheriff's office. A gunman had been holding children hostage and was involved in a two-hour stand-off before surrendering
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Nicky Verstappen: Suspect held over Dutch boy’s 1998 death

[ad_1] Image copyright Netherlands Police Image caption Nicky Verstappen was found dead in the forest on a summer camp trip Dutch police investigating the disappearance and death of schoolboy Nicky Verstappen in 1998 say their prime suspect has been arrested in Spain. Jos Brech was identified as a suspect after the Netherlands' biggest ever DNA harvesting operation, which included his relatives.It gave police a vital clue linking him to DNA
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Mollie Tibbetts murder: Suspect ‘forgot dead jogger in car’

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption Ms Tibbets planned to study psychology in university A Mexican immigrant accused of murdering Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts claims to have no memory of her death, police say.According to a criminal complaint, Cristhian Bahena Rivera, 24, confessed to following the 20-year-old during her evening run five weeks ago.He said he "got mad" when she threatened to call 911, but cannot recall what happened next,
Politics

Westminster crash: Salih Khater named as suspect

[ad_1] Image copyright Facebook Image caption Salih Khater has been named as the man being held by police The man arrested on suspicion of terror offences after a car crashed outside the Houses of Parliament has been named as Salih Khater by government sources.The 29-year-old British citizen, originally from Sudan, has also been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, Met Police said.He came to the UK as a refugee and
Entertainment

XXXTentacion: Suspect arrested in rapper murder case

[ad_1] Image copyright Broward County Sheriff's Office/Twitter Image caption Dedrick Williams has also been charged with theft and driving without a licence Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the death of US rapper XXXTentacion.The suspect, named as Dedrick Devonshay Williams, aged 22, is facing a charge of first-degree murder.The 20-year-old musician, real name Jahseh Onfroy, was shot as he left a motorcycle dealership in south Florida on Monday
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Khalid Ali: Terror suspect ‘had knowledge of bomb making’

[ad_1] Image copyright Metropolitan Police Image caption In an interview with police last year, which has been played to the jury, Khalid Ali said he had "a bit of sufficient knowledge" about bomb making A man accused of preparing acts of terrorism got "specific training" to make explosives, a court has heard.Prosecutors claim Khalid Ali, 28, went to Afghanistan in 2011 and joined the Taliban. A witness, known as Soldier