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Jan 21, 2018 Ξ Comments Off on Prosecutors to Seek Death Penalty in Murder of University of Illinois Student

Prosecutors to Seek Death Penalty in Murder of University of Illinois Student

posted by Randall

A University of Illinois student accused of killing, torturing and kidnapping a visiting scholar from China will face the death penalty, reports NBC Chicago
 
The body of YingYing Zhang, 26, has not been found, but police say they have evidence she is dead. She was last seen in Champaign on June 9.
 

YingYing Zhang

YingYing

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Bad Ass Asians

Jan 16, 2018 Ξ Comments Off on Darren Criss Plays His Darkest Role Ever in Assassination of Gianni Versace

Darren Criss Plays His Darkest Role Ever in Assassination of Gianni Versace

posted by Randall

Darren Criss

Darren Criss plays his most sinister role yet as Andrew Cunanan, the serial killer who in 1997 murdered fashion designer Gianni Versace in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story.

Darren Criss in VersaceThe nine part miniseries debuting Wednesday on FX presents quite a challenge for Criss who’s known from his musical roles on Broadway (Hedwig Read more

Crime

Dec 30, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on 19 Year Old Killed in Armed Robbery

19 Year Old Killed in Armed Robbery

posted by Randall

Gas station shootingPolice are searching for suspects in the fatal shooting of a teenager working for his dad and the serious injury to one other near Chicago.

ABC7 Chicago reports it happened during an armed robbery at a family owned gas station in suburban Dolton.

Arshad Vhora died at the scene and 55-year-old Bakar Saieed is hospitalized … Read more

Crime

Dec 21, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Suspect Faces Death Penalty in Murder of Store Clerk

Suspect Faces Death Penalty in Murder of Store Clerk

posted by Randall
Athwal, Amritraj Singh (left) and Savirant Singh Athwal

Amritraj Singh Athwal, Amritraj Singh (left) and Savirant Singh

A man accused of killing a store clerk in Fresno, California could now get the death penalty if convicted, reports American Bazaar.

The Madera County District Attorney this week added charges of special circumstances against Amritraj Singh Athwal in the November 13 death of Dharampreet … Read more

Chinese American

Dec 16, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Man Arrested in Death of Wife

Man Arrested in Death of Wife

posted by Randall

Alhambra Parking GarageA man who reported his wife fell off a four story parking garage is under arrest for suspicion of murder, reports ABC7.

Police in Alhambra near Los Angeles said there were inconsistencies at the scene which lead to the arrest. There are conflicting reports about whether their 3-year-old daughter witnessed the killing. Authorities found … Read more

Crime

Dec 1, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Doctor Testifies Adopted Girl Showed Signs of Abuse

Doctor Testifies Adopted Girl Showed Signs of Abuse

posted by Randall
Sherin Mathews

3-year-old Sherin Mathews was found dead two weeks after being reported missing

A doctor testified he notified Child Protective Services in March that Sherin Mathews, the three-year-old Texas girl found dead after her father punished her for not drinking her milk, showed physical signs of abuse.

Fox reports the doctor found Sherin had bone fractures … Read more

Chinese American

Nov 28, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Son Shares Last Moments of His Murdered Father’s Life

Son Shares Last Moments of His Murdered Father’s Life

posted by Randall
Ruxin Wang

Ruxin Wang

A grieving son, a wife without her husband-that’s the aftermath of the senseless murder of Ruxin Wang in Nashville.

Three weeks after the death of the 74-year old man who had just moved from Beijing to be with his son, police do not have suspects in the case.

The man’s son released footage … Read more

Indian American/ South Asian American

Sep 1, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Sikh Man Stabbed to Death, Is the Trump Administration to Blame?

Sikh Man Stabbed to Death, Is the Trump Administration to Blame?

posted by Tanvi Wattal
Gagandeep Singh

Gagandeep Singh

A 19-year-old Washington man has been charged for first degree murder in a murder the victim’s parents say was motivated by racial hatred.

22-year-old engineering student  Gagandeep Singh was stabbed to death Monday in Kootenai, Idaho. Singh, who was a part time taxi driver, picked up Jacob Corban Coleman up from Spokane International … Read more

Chinese American

Jul 10, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on UPS Drivers Killed by Gunman Remembered

UPS Drivers Killed by Gunman Remembered

posted by Randall
UPS Workers Killed

Wayne Chan, Mike Lefiti and Benson Louie

A memorial service honoring three UPS drivers killed by a co-worker in San Francisco was held at City Hall Sunday.

Organized by the Teamsters and attended by city leaders, they came to remember Wayne Chan, Mike Lefiti, and Benson Louie.

San Francisco mayor Ed Lee called them by … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Jul 2, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Asian American Doctor Identified as Murder Victim in NY Hospital Shooting

Asian American Doctor Identified as Murder Victim in NY Hospital Shooting

posted by Randall
Tracy Sin-Yee Tam

Tracy Sin-Yee Tam

An Asian American doctor has been identified as the person killed in a shooting rampage Friday in a New York City hospital, reports the New York Post.

Dr. Tracy Sin-Yee Tam, 32, was described as an “angel” and “well liked” by her colleagues at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital.

“She had a good heart. … Read more

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