April 25, 2002 La Ceiba, Honduras Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes is killed in a car accident Lopes had been attempting to pass another car while speeding, when a truck appeared in lane she was using to pass. This caused Lopes to sharply turn to avoid the truck. The sudden turn sent the vehicle into two… Continue reading Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes’ fatal car accident
April 25, 2005 Rochester Hills, Michigan 15-year-old Christopher Dankovich is arrested for stabbing his mother 111 times with a small knife Dankovich had allegedly become angry at his mother for disciplining him for his possession of homemade weapons he intended to use on abortionists and child pornographers, believing he was on a mission from God.… Continue reading Teen arrested after stabbing mother 111 times when she disciplined him for stockpiling weapons to use on abortionists and child pornographers
April 25, 1902 Missouri 16-year-old General Armstrong is hanged for rape Armstrong was found guilty of riding up on a pony behind Iva Turney (16) as she rode in a road wagon, grabbing by the hair, and pulling her to the ground. She reportedly lost consciousness and, when she awoke, discovered she had been sexually… Continue reading Teen hanged for rape
From The Illustrated Police News Published April 25, 1885 Some of the more interesting stories featured on the cover include: * Charles Henry Hall, aged 1 year 7 months, was pecked to death by a chicken in his yard. The article states “It appears that the child was left alone in the backyard for a… Continue reading Several stories from The Illustrated Police News
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