Teen who fatally shot his 12-year-old sister in the head is sentenced to 30 years in prison A boy who was just 15 when he fatally shot his 12-year-old half-sister has been sentenced to 30 years ... five years for armed criminal action and five years for tampering with a motor vehicle at a Polk County, Missouri court on Wednesday. 01/8/2015 - 2:57 am | View Link
Polk County teen found guilty in murder of sister, 12, had been free on bond Levi Elliott, the Polk County teen found guilty of fatally shooting his 12-year-old sister, faces at least 10 years in prison but could also be sentenced to life. A jury Wednesday found that Elliott shot his sister ... verdict, the boy was taken into ... 10/31/2014 - 12:51 am | View Link
Boy, 11, hit by car while crossing Rice Street in St. Paul An 11-year-old boy is in critical condition after he was struck by a car near the intersection of Rice Street and W. Hoyt Avenue in St ... down by the Minnesota Supreme Court on Wednesday. A Polk County, Wisconsin judge on Wednesday said there's enough ... 10/27/2014 - 6:09 am | View Link
Duo arrested after abusing, locking children in closet, Polk County cops say A Polk County couple was arrested on Thursday after deputies say they abused an 11 year-old boy and 12-year-old girl by locking the children in a closet, shaving one child's head and drugging her. Sean Pearson, 33, and his girlfriend, Jessica Rowland ... 08/15/2014 - 4:11 am | View Link
Missouri boy to be tried as adult in shooting of sister (AP) — A Missouri judge has ruled that a 15-year-old boy can be charged as an adult ... allegedly told authorities the teen had shot her. A Polk County judge ruled Wednesday that the March 24 death of 12-year-old Sierra Elliott met the criteria to ... 06/14/2012 - 10:42 pm | View Link
Polk County News | Lakeland, Bartow Local and breaking news and weather in Polk County, including Lakeland, Winter Haven, Lake Wales, Auburndale and Haines City. 04/25/2015 - 10:34 am | View Website
Health Department Info: Scott Sheridan, Kent State University and Laurence Kalkstein, University of Miami. National Weather Service DSM 04/25/2015 - 4:58 am | View Website
Polk County News Father, son located after fleeing crash in Polk County Father, son located after fleeing crash in Polk County 04/24/2015 - 8:44 pm | View Website
WritingShares.com A police officer in Dallas, Texas, Aaron Tolerton, has shot and killed a man. Desmond Luster is the man who died. He was 45. There is still confusion as to exactly ... 04/24/2015 - 7:40 pm | View Website
Polk County Arrest & Jail Information Polk County Sheriff Home Page; Jail & Arrest Information; Reports; Jail; Polk County Arrest & Jail Information Polk County Current Inmate Listing 04/24/2015 - 6:57 pm | View Website
Six relatives of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have been moved from a Revere hotel to a location outside the city in a likely attempt to escape the limelight, according to the Revere police chief.“It’s kind of obvious. They wanted to find someplace to avoid the media scrutiny, I would imagine,” Chief Joseph Cafarelli said.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — A 6-year-old Massachusetts boy who received thousands of birthday cards from strangers last year has died after battling a rare inoperable brain tumor. The death of Danny Nickerson of Foxborough was announced by his family on their Danny's Warriors Facebook page. His mother's post said Danny died Friday at home after "a courageous 18 month battle."The post says "He is now cancer free and running and playing and laughing with God and all of the other precious children." It asks for prayers.