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24 May 2018 3:34 PM Attack: Road rage suspect hits man with sledgehammer

A road rage suspect seen on surveillance video hitting a man with a sledgehammer after smashing the windows out of a vehicle is being sought by Philadelphia police. Video of the parking lot attack was posted online by the police department on Wednesday. It shows the assailant exiting his pickup truck with a sledgehammer and busting out the driver's side window 17

24 May 2018 1:49 PM Parliamentary committee welcomes appointment of new Hawks boss

The chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Police, Francois Beukman, has welcomed the appointment of General Godfrey Lebeya as the new head of the Directorate of Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks). On Thursday, Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane announced that Cabinet had approved the appointment of Lebeya as the national head for the Hawks 18

24 May 2018 12:56 PM Mpumalanga boy whose kidnappers demanded Bitcoin found

Mpumalanga police have confirmed that Katlego Marite, the 12-year-old boy who was abducted outside his home in eMalahleni this past weekend, has been found. Provincial police spokesperson Brigadier Leonard Hlathi said he was found in eMalahleni on Thursday afternoon. "I am on my way there and I will get more information. The investigators are with him, so they can’t 22

24 May 2018 3:12 AM Ammunition found in home where boy, 7, fatally shot himself

Plymouth — Authorities found ammunition in the suburban Minneapolis home of a 7-year-old boy who fatally shot himself with a loaded handgun found in a box containing a toy. A search warrant says a half-full box of ammunition was found in a diaper bag in the Plymouth residence where Keyaris Samuels died May 16. The boy's mother told police she didn't 20

23 May 2018 5:28 PM Man wounded by gun that he hid in an oven

Washington - An American man was seriously wounded by a gunshot after hiding a revolver in his kitchen oven. Robin Garlock of Warren, Ohio hid the weapon in the oven because he was expecting children to visit. But he forgot to tell his girlfriend, who turned on the oven. "He was struck twice while trying to get the weapon secured," Warren Police Detective 22

22 May 2018 8:34 PM 16 killed, 38 wounded by blast in southern Afghan city

At least 16 people were killed and 38 wounded on Tuesday when a minivan packed with explosives detonated as security forces were trying to defuse it in southern Afghanistan, officials said. Security forces in Kandahar had already cleared the area around a bus station where the van was found, provincial governor spokesperson Daud Ahmadi said. "As the security 21

22 May 2018 8:00 PM Johnny Depp is searching for Notorious B.I.G’s killer in new gritty trailer

Cape Town – Actor Johnny Depp is searching for Notorious B.I.G.’s killer in the first trailer for his new movie, City of Lies which was released on Monday. The 54-year-old stars in the film as real-life LAPD detective Russell Poole who lead the investigation into the iconic rapper’s violent death in 1997. In the trailer Depp’s character says: “A murder 20

22 May 2018 7:14 PM Fruit vendor gangster found guilty of killing Cape Town cop

The Western Cape High Court on Tuesday convicted a Dixie Boys gang member of the 2016 murder of City of Cape Town law enforcement officer Ben Koopman. Koopman drove to his Elsies River home on February 15, 2016, at lunchtime. Dressed in full uniform, he parked the metro police van in the driveway and went inside. He and his 18-year-old son later left the house 25

22 May 2018 4:14 PM #News24 ICYMI: Sassa cancels tender process to find CPS replacement; Trevor Noah on the royal wedding and; Nick Mallett spotted leaving a Cape Town hospital

Henri van Breda's uncle is 'heartbroken' but accepts judgment, Edward Zuma's hate speech fine to benefit two under-resourced KZN schools and Kidnappers demand bitcoin ransom, valued at R1.5m. The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) has cancelled the tender process to find a replacement for Cash Paymaster Services, court papers show. Andre van Breda 25

22 May 2018 2:36 PM Man, allegedly shot 9 times by cop, remembered at memorial service

Family and friends of Darren Maggott, who was allegedly shot nine times by a police officer, gathered together on Tuesday to remember him and mourn his death at a memorial service held for him in Durbanville, Cape Town. Maggott, who was a suspect in a café robbery, had been sitting in a stationary car in Plattekloof on May 10, when a police officer from the Maitland 22