Illinois · Indiana · Newspaper clippings

Clippings: a gunshot at a New Year’s party, man refuses to name his murderer, 2 deaf men fight over an insult

From the Chicago Daily Tribune Published January 3, 1902 Evanston, Illinois Kokomo, Indiana Chicago, Illinois An unidentified person shot a gun at a New Year's party, panicking the crowd but injuring none. A man died of his gunshot wound, taking to the grave the name of the person who shot him. Two deaf men get… Continue reading Clippings: a gunshot at a New Year’s party, man refuses to name his murderer, 2 deaf men fight over an insult

Florida

Man murders stepdaughters after argument with wife

January 3, 1999 Apollo Beach, Florida Pedro Hernandez-Alberto kills two of his stepdaughters following an argument with his wife Hernandez-Alberto had married Maria Gonzalez after she had purchased a house and restaurant. The two had had a long-going argument with Hernandez-Alberto requesting his name be put on the title for the buildings, and entered into… Continue reading Man murders stepdaughters after argument with wife

New Mexico

Man kills 3, including 2 bystanders, for revenge

January 3, 2003 Albuquerque, New Mexico Karl Knapp kills his former girlfriend, her boss, and an employee of another business before shooting himself Knapp, an alleged alcoholic and meth user, had been abusive towards his girlfriend, Jane Johnson. Johnson had recently left Knapp due to his violent temper. Armed with a 9mm, Knapp visited Johnson's… Continue reading Man kills 3, including 2 bystanders, for revenge