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Three men executed across Kentucky for three separate murders

February 5, 1892 Stanton, Henderson, and Irvine, Kentucky Simpson Bush, Robert Charlton, and William Puckett are executed for various murders Bush (22) was executed in Stanton, Kentucky for the June 23, 1890 murder of his wife, Annie Rogers Bush (20). The Bushes were sharing a hotel room with two other adults and their 4-month-old baby… Continue reading Three men executed across Kentucky for three separate murders

Australia

Man kills cousin with homemade sword during an ice cream turf war

February 5, 2002 Williamstown, Victoria, Australia Francesco Mangione (44) stabs, hacks, and slices his cousin Denis Timothy Guinta (26) over 55 times with a homemade sword during a long-standing ice cream van turf war Mangione broke into the home of Guinta and his wife as they slept before he began to hack at Guinta with… Continue reading Man kills cousin with homemade sword during an ice cream turf war