Three people were arrested — and two were charged with capital murder — after two Mississippi police officers were shot to death during a traffic stop, a state law enforcement spokesman said Sunday.
Prosecutors claimed Desmonte Leonard, 24, deliberately killed two former Auburn University football players and a third man in June, 2012 after a fight broke out at a party.
An Alabama teenager accused of hanging his 9-year-old half-sister from a tree outside the rural home where they lived was indicted on a capital murder charge, a prosecutor said Thursday.
A Georgia man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for a fatal carjacking in Selma.
A woman and her boyfriend have been charged with capital murder in the death of a 5-year-old boy, Anniston police said Tuesday.
Authorities searched Monday for a gunman suspected of killing three people and wounding three others in a weekend shooting at a pool party near Auburn University that a witness said began with a fight over a woman.