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2 Women Charged In Killing Of 2 Little Girls On Colorado Farm

Two women are accused of killing two young girls whose bodies were found last month in Colorado. Nashika Bramble and Madani Ceus, both 37, have been charged with murder. Previously, they were charged with child abuse causing death, along with three other people, according to Fox News.

Investigators have not yet elaborated on what details may have led to the murder charges.

“In my 37 years as Sheriff, I have never seen anything as cruel and heartless as this,” San Miguel County Sheriff Bill Masters said last month after the discovery of the two girls’ bodies, according to the Denver Channel. The children are between the ages of 5 and 10, according to police. It is believed that they had been dead for several weeks before they were found. Their decomposing corpses were found on a 17-acre farm about 30 miles west of Telluride, a ski resort town.

Susan Lilly, a

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2 Women Charged In Killing Of 2 Little Girls On Colorado Farm …

Two women are accused of killing two young girls whose bodies were found last month in Colorado. Nashika Bramble and Madani Ceus, both 37, have been charged with murder. Previously, they were charged with child abuse causing death, along with three other people, according to Fox News.

Investigators have not yet elaborated on what details may have led to the murder charges.

“In my 37 years as Sheriff, I have never seen anything as cruel and heartless as this,” San Miguel County Sheriff Bill Masters said last month after the discovery of the two girls’ bodies, according to the Denver Channel. The children are between the ages of 5 and 10, according to police. It is believed that they had been dead for several weeks before they were found. Their decomposing corpses were found on a 17-acre farm about 30 miles west of Telluride, a ski resort town.

Susan Lilly, a

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Texas Man Cleared Of Killing Daughter After His 7-Year-Old Son Admits To Being Responsible

Murder charges against a Forth Worth, Texas man have been dropped after the man’s 7-year-old son admits to being responsible for the 2015 killing. Anthony Michael Sanders, 33, was accused of smothering his 2-year-old daughter, Ellie Mae Sanders, to death in 2015.

According to Fox News, police accused Sanders of killing the toddler after she interrupted him while he was playing a computer game. He was accused of putting his hand over the girl’s mouth to smother her, according to the Associated Press.

Sanders has been in prison since 2016. Now, prosecutors in the case said the girl’s brother admitted to being responsible for her death when he was just 5 years old.

Since the start, Sanders claimed he found his daughter unresponsive after his son said he found his sister sleeping, and unable to wake up. Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that the boy confessed to his mother that he hit

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Mom Charged With Killing 4-Year-Old Autistic Son By Setting Him On Fire In The Bathtub

A Wisconsin woman has been arrested for the horrific murder of her 4-year-old son. Amelia Di Stasio, 23, was charged Wednesday with first degree intentional homicide in the death of Antonio Di Stasio, according to Milwaukee’s FOX6. According to family members, Antonio was autistic while his mother was diagnosed as suffering from bipolar disorder.

According to the Milwaukee Journal sentinel, witnesses saw a “frazzled” woman jump from an apartment window the morning of the blaze, before fire trucks arrived. Inside the apartment, firefighters found Antonio’s lifeless body in a bathtub. His arms and hands had been tied behind his back by seven belts, while a plastic bag had been pulled over his face and tightly knotted behind his head. His autopsy revealed “significant charring” to his skin, and the criminal complaint noted that “The majority of his body was burned.” Next to the tub, they found a pet

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October 2, 2002: ‘Beltway Sniper Attacks’ Begin, Killing 10 And Critically Injuring 3

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On October 2, 2002, mysterious killings began in Washington D.C.—later dubbed the Beltway sniper attacks.

The killers, John Allen Muhammad (aged 41) and Lee Boyd Malvo (aged 17), had gone on a crime spree involving murders and robberies in Alabama, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Texas, and Washington. On the 2nd, the first of a series of Maryland and D.C. crimes began as a shot was fired through the window of a Michaels craft store. The first bullet missed, but an hour later James Martin, a 55-year-old program analyst at NOAA, was shot and killed in a nearby parking lot.

Four people in the area were killed by mysterious shooters the next day. In each case, the bullets were fired from a considerable distance away. Schools in the area were closed to prevent more deaths.

Eventually,

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Cousins Arrested For Killing Pizza Delivery Guy, Then Eating The Pizza With Dead Body On Floor

Two cousins in Milwaukee, Wisconsin allegedly participated in the robbery and murder of a beloved 60-year-old pizza delivery driver. Then, after the murder, one of them is accused of eating the pizza.

According to a criminal complaint obtained by NBC affiliate TMJ4, Mekael Kennedy, 17, and his elder cousin D’Andre Kennedy, 25, robbed and shot delivery driver Clarence Taper on Monday, September 11.

A neighbor of D’Andrew was one of Taper’s regular customers. She said that Taper was a thoughtful person who always helped the older residents of the apartment building.

“The man, Mr. Clarence, ever since I have been ordering from them he always delivered my food. He would stand there and talk with you. He was just real nice and kind. And he didn’t have to come to your door, but he would come to your door,”  Sheryl Cash said. She called the murder “senseless.”

Police believe that Mekael wore a

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Husband Blows Up House Weeks After Killing His Wife To Cover Up Her Murder

What started as an accident investigation has now become a murder case.

Emergency responders in Madison, Wisconsin converged on the scene of a house explosion Wednesday at the home of Steven D. Pirus, 59, and his wife, Lee Anne Pirus, age 50. However, ABC affiliate WISN reports the incident was a way for Steven to cover up Lee Anne’s murder, which investigators say may have happened weeks before, if not longer.

The explosion itself was so great, it decimated the Pirus’ house and damaged others nearby, resulting in the displacement of neighbors from at least eight homes, according to People magazine.

While sifting through the wreckage, investigators found Lee Anne’s body. However, following an autopsy, the Dane County Medical Examiner determined she didn’t die from injuries sustained in the explosion, but from “homicidal firearm trauma.” Not only that, he says the victim had been dead for weeks, possibly months.

Police

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Woman Arrested For Killing Sleeping Boyfriend, Chopping Up Body To Dispose Of ‘Heavy’ Remains

Cierra Alexis Sutton, a Texas woman, has been arrested after fleeing from police. She is being accused of murdering and dismembering her boyfriend.

According to USA Today, Sutton has been charged with the murder of Steven Coleman. Detectives say the crime happened earlier this summer following a heated argument. Sutton allegedly shot Coleman in the head while he was sleeping. Supposedly, she later chopped his body into pieces and put the parts in different dumpsters.

Friends of Sutton’s say she confessed her crimes to them. She claims she had to dismember his body because it was “too heavy” to carry in one piece.

Sutton’s 10-year-old daughter was reportedly home at the time.

“How did we not hear anything? Heard nothing at all … She acted like she knew nothing about anything. She was trying to call him, hadn’t heard from him. Family members didn’t get a response,” wondered Mikki Rogers, a downstairs neighbor. 

“There’s always been

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Serial Killer Fan Nathaniel Sebastian Arrested For Killing Mom …

An Alabama man is accused of murder after authorities found a 55-gallon drum containing a female body buried under his porch, Inside Edition reports.

“OK, my mama’s under the porch. Y’all got me,” Nathaniel Sebastian, 32, allegedly said to deputies who went to the house with a search warrant after his mother went missing.

Sebastian was charged with murder, abuse of a corpse, and promoting prison contraband after police found a homemade handcuff key in his mouth during booking.

Though police have not formally identified the corpse, Sebastian’s mother, Susan Mayo, 60, was reported missing June 17 by her other children. 

She lived with Sebastian, who was reportedly a big fan of John Wayne Gacy, an Illinois serial killer who buried his victims under his house. Gacy was executed in 1994 after being found responsible for dozens of murders.

Sebastian had talked about Gacy on Facebook and even discussed the serial killer with a

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Pastor Who Blames Cold Medicine For Killing Wife Appears In Court: ‘There’s A Lot To This Story’

An aspiring pastor in North Carolina who allegedly killed his wife while high on cough syrup last week made his first court appearance on Tuesday.

Matthew James Phelps, 29, called police last week stating that he had a dream and woke up to his brutally murdered wife, according to the Raleigh News Observer. Lauren Ashley-Nicole Phelps, 29, was found fatally stabbed at the townhouse where they both lived.

The two had been married less than a year.

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According to BuzzFeed, Phelps admitted to taking too much Coricidin Cough Cold the night of the killing.

Phelps did not enter a plea during Tuesday’s hearing, according to PEOPLE. His attorney, Joseph Cheshire, urged the public to not rush to conclusions.

“It’s a very tragic situation — sad

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