SMIRKING double killer Christopher Halliwell was handed a whole life sentence in 2016 for the murder of prostitute Becky Godden. The cabbie was already serving life for the murder of Sian O’Callaghan in 2011 when he was finally brought to justice for killing Becky in 2003. Who is Christopher Halliwell? Taxi driver and former burglar Christopher Halliwell, 52, lived with his partner Heather Widdowson and her three daughters in a suburban semi in Swindon. Brian Jerome who lived nearby said at the time of his arrest: "He's a really nice guy. He'd always have a smile and he'd often be out working on his car. "I couldn't believe it when I heard. Nice man, nice family, nice girls." Halliwell is a father of three children himself with ex-wife Lisa. Fellow minicab driver Neil Barnett said: "Real nice bloke, a genuine bloke, a normal run-of-the-mill bloke. I've got two daughters I would have trusted them in his car." But the respectable family man had a darker side and was … [Read more...] about Who is Christopher Halliwell? Killer who murdered Sian O’Callaghan and Becky Godden who’s linked to Claudia Lawrence’s disappearance
Imagine if one day Jennifer Lawrence was walking the red carpet in Los Angeles and the next she vanished completely with no word about where she was.It might sound ludicrous, or terrifying, but it's the reality in China, where one of the country's most famous actresses has disappeared without a trace amid an uproar over tax evasion by celebrities.Fan Bingbing, one of China's highest-paid and most bankable stars, has appeared in both Chinese and Western films, including the multimillion-dollar X-Men franchise.Across the country, her face once adorned thousands of advertisements, her star power used to sell a galaxy of luxury brands, from Cartier to Louis Vuitton. She was a regular sight at major award shows and fashion ceremonies. In 2015, Time Magazine named her China's "most famous actress."But the film star hasn't been seen in public since early June, when, according to a post on her verified social-media account, she went to visit a children's hospital in Tibet.In an article by … [Read more...] about Fan Bingbing: Has China’s most famous actress been disappeared by the Communist party?
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A Houston man has been charged with capital murder in connection to the disappearance of his estranged wife.It has been over a week since Jennifer Marie Sanchez was last seen leaving her apartment on Martin Street and Shepherd. Joey Sanchez was arrested Thursday for a separate case, but he was questioned as the search continues for the mother of six.RELATED: Husband questioned in connection with missing wife Family members of 39-year-old mother of 6 have spent the last week searching for their loved one.Police say they spent days sorting through surveillance videos, and searching for Joey before he was finally found on Wednesday.Family members told Eyewitness News that the two were married for two years, but are separated. Records show that Jennifer filed two assault charges against Joey, and even obtained an emergency protective order against him.Jennifer was scheduled to go in to court next week for the most recent charge."We want her back, regardless of the … [Read more...] about Missing woman’s husband charged in connection with her disappearance
By Jay R. Jordan Published 4:57 pm CDT, Friday, September 14, 2018 Irbin Vargas, 22, is accused of gunning down Lourdes Sandoval, 16, in a brazen drive-by shooting at 89 Casa Grande Drive in the Greater Greenspoint area. Irbin Vargas, 22, is accused of gunning down Lourdes Sandoval, 16, in a brazen drive-by shooting at 89 Casa Grande Drive in the Greater Greenspoint area. Photo: Houston Police Department Irbin Vargas, 22, is accused of gunning down Lourdes Sandoval, 16, in a brazen drive-by shooting at 89 Casa Grande Drive in the Greater Greenspoint area. Irbin Vargas, 22, is accused of gunning down Lourdes Sandoval, 16, in a brazen drive-by shooting at 89 Casa Grande Drive in the Greater Greenspoint area. Photo: Houston Police Department South Beltwas found shot to death in his car Feb. 2 at the Clear Creek Landing Apartments, 11700 block of … [Read more...] about Houston man charged in teen’s shooting death near Greater Greenspoint
By Bob D’Angelo, Cox Media Group National Content Desk A 41-year-old Alaska man was arrested by federal authorities, hours after a 10-year-old girl was found dead after being missing for more than a week, the Anchorage Daily News reported. >> Read more trending news Peter Wilson of Kotzebue was arrested Friday evening in connection with the disappearance of Ashley Johnson-Barr, whose body was found east of Kotzebue earlier in the day. Wilson faces charges of making false statements to a federal agent, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.Wilson was being transferred to Anchorage to face the charges, KTUU reported.The girl was found dead Friday afternoon, according to Alaska State Troopers. Recommended for you Recommended for you Recommended for you Most read 1 Palm Beach County mugshots: Arrest photos from Palm Beach County 2 Taco Bell employee buys dinner for homeless man 3 Don’t shoot guns at Florence; … [Read more...] about Man arrested after Alaska girl, 10, found dead after weeklong search