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Crips gang member from Virginia wanted in deadly California crime …

SANTA ROSA, Calif. — A Richmond native wanted in connection with a homicide, two home invasion robberies and a high-speed chase in California could be headed back to Central Virginia, authorities said.

The Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office issued a statewide alert Friday for 20-year-old Amber Hembree, a female Crips gang member who goes by the name “Skittles,”according to CBS News 6. The story was originally reported by KPIX.

Hembree remains on the run after three other suspects, including 23-year-old David Ealey from Richmond, were apprehended after a Friday morning crash in Sonoma County. Another suspect was arrested Thursday night in Santa Rosa.

Deputies warned Hembree should be considered armed and dangerous. She was last spotted on surveillance cameras fleeing the scene of a vehicle pursuit that ended in a crash in Vallejo on Thursday.

“Our understanding is she has no contacts in Vallejo, no friends, no family,” Sonoma County Sheriff’s Sgt. Spencer

Read more at: http://wtkr.com/2018/02/11/crips-gang-member-from-virginia-wanted-in-deadly-california-crime-spree/

Crips gang member from Virginia wanted in deadly California crime spree

SANTA ROSA, Calif. — A Richmond native wanted in connection with a homicide, two home invasion robberies and a high-speed chase in California could be headed back to Central Virginia, authorities said.

The Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office issued a statewide alert Friday for 20-year-old Amber Hembree, a female Crips gang member who goes by the name “Skittles,”according to CBS News 6. The story was originally reported by KPIX.

Hembree remains on the run after three other suspects, including 23-year-old David Ealey from Richmond, were apprehended after a Friday morning crash in Sonoma County. Another suspect was arrested Thursday night in Santa Rosa.

Deputies warned Hembree should be considered armed and dangerous. She was last spotted on surveillance cameras fleeing the scene of a vehicle pursuit that ended in a crash in Vallejo on Thursday.

“Our understanding is she has no contacts in Vallejo, no friends, no family,” Sonoma County Sheriff’s Sgt. Spencer

Read more at: http://wtkr.com/2018/02/11/crips-gang-member-from-virginia-wanted-in-deadly-california-crime-spree/

Two RVA residents named as suspects following deadly crime spree in California

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities on Friday identified four men arrested after a daylong search prompted by two home invasion robberies in Northern California that left a man dead and another wounded.

A woman remained at large after a block-by-block search in Vallejo following a vehicle chase from Santa Rosa, about 50 miles (80 kilometers) north of San Francisco.

The four men being held without bail on suspicion of murder, robbery and kidnapping are Tyrone Mcrae, 25, of Jackson, Mississippi; Jonathan Jackson, 19, of Richmond Hill, New York; Mussie Himed, 27, of Santa Rosa; and David Ealey, 23, of Richmond, Virginia.

Jail records don’t indicate if any of the men are represented by attorneys.

The woman at large has been identified as Amber Hembree, 20, of Richmond, Virginia. Sonoma County Sheriff Sgt. Spencer Crum said she is considered armed and dangerous.

A group of masked assailants first stormed a modest family home in Santa

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Two RVA residents named as suspects following deadly crime spree …

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities on Friday identified four men arrested after a daylong search prompted by two home invasion robberies in Northern California that left a man dead and another wounded.

A woman remained at large after a block-by-block search in Vallejo following a vehicle chase from Santa Rosa, about 50 miles (80 kilometers) north of San Francisco.

The four men being held without bail on suspicion of murder, robbery and kidnapping are Tyrone Mcrae, 25, of Jackson, Mississippi; Jonathan Jackson, 19, of Richmond Hill, New York; Mussie Himed, 27, of Santa Rosa; and David Ealey, 23, of Richmond, Virginia.

This Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 booking photo provided by the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office shows David Ealey, one of four men authorities arrested after a daylong search prompted by two home invasion robberies in Santa Rosa, Calif., that

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Teen Pleads Not Guilty To Killing Doctor In Deadly Crime Spree

INDIANAPOLIS — An 18-year-old accused of murdering an Indianapolis doctor pleaded not guilty this week at his first court appearance since his Thursday arrest.

Ka’Ron Bickham-Hurst is charged with fatally shooting Indiana University doctor and teacher, Kevin Rodgers, who was found dead on Nov. 20 in his home on the city’s northwest side, according to U.S. News and World Report.

“Investigators say they believe the 61-year-old Rodgers walked in on a burglary and was shot in the head and stomach,” the story says, noting that Bickham-Hurst is also facing burglary and theft charges.

A 15-year-old juvenile is also in police custody,

Read more at: https://patch.com/indiana/indianapolis/teen-pleads-not-guilty-killing-doctor-deadly-crime-spree

Man indicted in deadly shooting of Cleveland Salvation Army worker …

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A Cleveland man was indicted Monday on dozens of charges related to a crime spree that started with the killing of a Salvation Army worker.

A Cuyahoga County grand jury handed up a 35-count indictment charging William T. Jones with aggravated murder in the Dec. 2 death of Jared Plesec. The 27-year-old man is also charged with seven counts of attempted murder, multiple counts of aggravated robbery, felonious assault, burglary, grand theft and vandalism.

Jones, who is being held in the city’s jail on a $5 million bond, is scheduled to appear at an arraignment Thursday in Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court.

Jones shot Plesec in the head as the 21-year-old man was leaving the Euclid Beach Villa apartment complex on East 156th Street near Lakeshore Boulevard, prosecutors said.

Plesec was a youth worker at the Salvation Army Temple Corps Community Center in Collinwood. He was on his way to collect

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$5M bond set for man accused of deadly weekend crime spree and …

CLEVELAND- The man arrested for a violent crime spree that claimed the life of a young man appeared in court Monday.

William Ted Jones, 27, is accused of shooting and killing Jared Plesec, 21, in the lobby of the Euclid Beach Village Apartments early Saturday. Jones’ bond was set at $5 million.

Witnesses told Fox 8 News that Plesec was sharing scripture with the suspect just before Jones shot him in the head.

At the Salvation Army Cleveland Temple on Sunday, dozens consoled one another trying to come to terms with the shooting death of one of their own.

Jones is also accused of carrying out several carjackings before he was arrested.

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Man arrested for deadly weekend crime spree and several carjackings appears in court

CLEVELAND- The man arrested for a violent crime spree that claimed the life of a young man appeared in court Monday.

William Ted Jones, 27, is accused of shooting and killing Jared Plesec, 21, in the lobby of the Euclid Beach Village Apartments early Saturday. Jones’ bond was set at $5 million.

Witnesses told Fox 8 News that Plesec was sharing scripture with the suspect just before Jones shot him in the head.

At the Salvation Army Cleveland Temple on Sunday, dozens consoled one another trying to come to terms with the shooting death of one of their own.

Jones is also accused of carrying out several carjackings before he was arrested.

**More here**

Read more at: http://fox8.com/2017/12/04/man-arrested-for-deadly-weekend-crime-spree-and-several-carjackings-to-appear-in-court/