Theif Steals Painting At Vincent Dinofrio’s Restaurant – Cranston, Rhode Island

An unidentified female suspect was caught on camera stealing a painting off the wall of Vincent Dinofrio’s restaurant. However, even though there were hundreds of people there, no one caught the woman in the act.

The painting was made by a local Cranston, Rhode Island artist. It is worth about $500, and there is a $100 reward to help catch the thief.

No instructions were provided as to how to provide information. Strangely, the name of the restaurant was not mentioned in the article.

Crime And Crash News Video: Virginia Beach, Virginia: Kelvin Spencer Bracy Killed In 2-Car Accident Involving Suspect James William Dyson, Jr.

WTKR has released a video about a crash that occurred during a police chase. One man who was driving a van was killed, and the three in the SUV fleeing from the police were injured. The driver of that SUV was arrested. You can use the link below to access the video.

Date: Sunday, January 5, 2014

Time: About 10 at night

City / County / State: Virginia Beach, Virginia

Address: Intersection of Lynnhaven Parkway and Pleasant Valley Road

Victims Killed:

1. Kelvin Spencer Bracy was 59 years old.

Victims Injured:

Only the suspect of the 3 people in the SUV was identified (see below).


James William Dyson, Jr. is 27.


Dyson allegedly fled from police in a Suzuki XL7 SUV due to an attempted traffic stop. He took off down Lynnhaven Parkway. Police say he struck Bracy’s van at the intersection with Pleasant Valley Road. In addition to speed, they believe Dyson was drinking and driving.

Criminal Charges?

Dyson has multiple charges against him. The most serious ones are second degree murder, DUI maiming, DUI, and felony eluding.


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Crash Video Files: Lynchburg, Virginia: Teen Kristine D. Kitts Killed In 1-Car Accident On Boonesboro Road

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Crash Video Files: Charlotte, North Carolina: Quanisha Layjoyce Cherry Killed In Accident With Truck At North Graham Street And West Craighead Road; Adoma Dell Conner Injured And Arrested

One woman was killed in this two-vehicle crash. She was a passenger in a Lincoln Town Car that was struck by a Mack truck. The car driver was injured, but there was no report of injuries when it comes to the truck driver.

Date: Monday, January 6, 2014

Time: About 7 in the morning

City / County / State: Charlotte, North Carolina

Address: Near the intersection of North Graham Street and West Craighead Road

Victims Killed:

1. Quanisha Layjoyce Cherry was 27 years old.

Victims Injured:

Adoma Dell Conner, who was also arrested, sustained minor injuries. He is 29.


Police say Conner told them a story about the car going out of control as he hit the brakes. He apparently said the car turned to the left on its own, which is how it ended up in the path of other vehicles. Conner also described having a faulty gear shift, which made it impossible for him to move the Lincoln Town Car before it was struck by the Mack truck.

While police do not believe speed or alcohol is a factor, they arrested Conner based on unspecified evidence. He is suspected of misdemeanor death by vehicle. This is not a felony, so a multi-year prison sentence would not apply if authorities go ahead and prosecute. Misdemeanors often result in probation but could carry a jail sentence of up to about a year.

Criminal Charges?

Despite an arrest, there was no word on formal charges yet.



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Crash Video Files: Carthage, North Carolina: Former Union Pines High School Student, Kayla Lineberry, Killed In 1-Car Accident On Summer Hill Church Road

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Crash News Video: Bellflower, California: Eddie Solis Arrested For Suspected Vehicular Manslaughter After Teen Killed And Several Injured In Car Accident At Rosecrans Avenue and Lakewood Boulevard

4 victims were injured in this crash, and one teen boy was killed. The driver has been arrested. KTLA has a video with more information on this accident. You can see a link to that video by looking below.

Date: Saturday, January 4, 2014

Time: About 2 in the morning

City / County / State: Bellflower, California

Address: Intersection of Rosecrans Avenue and Lakewood Boulevard

Victims Killed:

1. An 18-year-old teen boy was killed. KTLA reported that he was the brother of the driver. But this victim’s name has not been released yet.

Victims Injured:

The other 4 injured occupants were said to be in stable condition.


Eddie Solis is 22 years old. Reports were vague as to whether he is one of the 4 listed in stable condition. But he has been arrested and booked into jail.


Police believe that Solis lost control while driving at a high rate of speed. The vehicle hit a curb, fence, and tree. Police believe that alcohol was a factor in the accident.

Criminal Charges?

Solis was arrested on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter.


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Crash Video Files: Dixon, Solano County, California: Vacaville Teen, Alex Osuna, Killed In 1-Car Accident On Fry Road; Driver Was Unlicensed Teenager

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Crash News Video: Austin, Texas: Mom Peggy Howard (LISD Kindergarten Teacher) And Teen Son Cale Howard (Vandegrift High School) Killed In Car Accident; Nicholas Michael Justin Wyzycowski Charged

KVUE has released a video about a 3-car crash that killed a mother and son. Another driver has been arrested and charged over this accident. There is a link below to the video.

Date And Time: Friday night, December 27, 2013

City / County / State: Austin, Travis County, Texas

Address: FM 620

Victims Killed:

1. Peggy Howard was a kindergarten teacher with LISD.

2. Student Cale Howard, Peggy’s son, was a student in his senior year. He attended Vandegrift High School.

Victims Injured:

3 occupants of a Toyota Camry were injured and sent to the hospital. But they were expected to survive.


Nicholas Michael Justin Wyzycowski is 21 years old.


Police say that Wyzycowski was driving an Avalanche and rear-ended the Howards’ Toyota Prius. Then, Wyzycowski’s vehicle went into the other lane and hit the Camry.

Criminal Charges?

Wyzycowski is looking at a slew of charges, including manslaughter, intoxication manslaughter, and felony assault.


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Crash Video Files: Hartley County, Texas: Elaine Cara (Boulder, Colorado) Killed In U.S. 385 Car Accident; 4 Dallas Victims Injured – 2 Children, Kannan Krishna, And Geetha Subramanian

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Crash News Video: Durham, North Carolina: Brothers Jorge And Andreas Avalar Killed In 2-Car Accident On Highway 98; Robert Breeden III Charged

WNCN has released a video about a crash that killed two brothers. The other driver has been arrested and charged with homicide. Click the link below to watch the video report.

Date: Friday, December 27, 2013

Time: Close to 6 in the morning

City / County / State: Durham, North Carolina

Address: Highway 98

Victims Killed:

1. Jorge Avalar was 43 and from Durham.

2. Andreas Avalar was 47 and also from Durham.

Both brothers lived in the same house, which is located on Rudy Ridge Drive.

Victims Injured:

none listed


Robert Breeden III is from Raleigh, North Carolina.


Police believe that Breeden lost control, went across the road, and collided with the vehicle driven by Jorge Avalar. They suspect Breeden was under the influence of some substance.

Criminal Charges?

After being arrested, Breeden was charged with felony death by motor vehicle. This is commonly called “vehicular manslaughter.”


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Crash Video Files: Knightdale, North Carolina: Robert Earl Faison Killed In Truck Accident On U.S. Highway 64

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Crime Video Files: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: 3 Victims Shot At Brashear High School

This is a preliminary report about a school shooting in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area. No names are available yet, and there is no known suspect. In addition, the motive is not yet known.

The 3 people (perhaps but not yet definitively identified as high school students) were reportedly walking to their car at the end of the school day. They were already outside Brashear High School when the suspect approached and shot them.

The good news is that all 3 were expected to survive.

There is some live video coverage of this Brashear school shooting and other stories on WPXI. Click here for that live video page.

Update: The latest news is that one person has been arrested in this case. There is also a second male suspect.

Update: At least 4 people have been taken into custody. However, it is not clear if they are suspects or just possible witnesses.

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Crash Video Files: Greenville, South Carolina: Pedestrian Melissa McFalls Killed When Struck By Alleged Hit And Run Driver At Rutherford And Stall

One woman was killed in this pedestrian accident. Police say she was struck by a hit and run driver.

Date: Thursday, October 17, 2013

Time: About 8 at night

City / County / State: Greenville, South Carolina

Address: Intersection of Rutherford Street and Stall Street

Victims Killed:

1. Melissa McFalls was 43 years old. She lived in Greenville.

Victims Injured:



Details on the cause of this accident are still not available.


Reports only state that some suspect is in custody. That person’s name was not released. There isn’t any more information available except that police allege that the driver who hit McFalls fled the scene of the accident.

Criminal Charges?

There was no mention of any formal charges at this time.


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Crash Video Files: Greer, South Carolina: Jaret Reine Killed In 1-Vehicle Accident On S.C. Highway 14

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Crash Video Files: Mendota, Fresno County, California: Rachelle Ramos Killed In 1-Vehicle Accident On Highway 180; Jacqueline Lopez Arrested For Alleged Drunk Driving

One woman was killed in this one-vehicle crash. The female who was driving has been arrested after being suspected of drunk driving.

Date And Time: The early morning hours of Tuesday, October 15, 2013

City / County / State: Mendota, Fresno County, California

Address: Highway 180

Victims Killed:

1. Rachelle Ramos was 25 years old. She lived in Mendota.

Victims Injured:

The suspect, driver Jacqueline Lopez, is 25. She sustained minor injuries.


Police believe that Lopez was driving at a high rate of speed when she failed to negotiate a curve in the road. The car went off the road and flipped more than once.

Criminal Charges?

There is no word on formal charges yet. But the arrest of Lopez was made on suspicion of drunk driving and vehicular manslaughter. It could be some time before toxicology tests can be completed.


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Crash Video Files: Goshen, Tulare County, California: Fresno Trucker, Alejandro Sierra, Killed In 2-Truck Accident On Highway 99; Agustin Sarellano Jr. And Wally Xu Injured

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Crash News Video: Prairie Village, Kansas: Dance Studio Owner, Tiffany Mogenson, Killed In 4-Vehicle Accident; Roy Lee Maney Expected To Be Charged With Vehicular Homicide has released a video on a 4-vehicle crash in the Kansas City area. A woman was killed, 2 victims were injured, and a driver is expected to be charged with vehicular homicide.

Date: Friday, October 11, 2013

Time: About 1 in the afternoon

City / County / State: Prairie Village, Kansas

Address: Intersection of 75th Street and Roe Avenue

Victims Killed:

1. Tiffany Mogensen owned a dance studio in Blue Springs, Missouri. Other details, such as her age and exact city of residence, were not provided. But she did live in the general area of Kansas City.

Victims Injured:

2 other victims were said to be injured. Specific details were not available.


Roy Lee Maney appears to be 31 or 32 (sources differ slightly on his age).


Mogensen was stopped and waiting for a green light. Maney then allegedly came up from behind and struck her vehicle. The chain reaction resulted in two other cars being hit.

Criminal Charges?

Although not officially charged yet, Maney is expected to be charged with vehicular homicide.

Note that there is some considerable inconsistency in reporting. KSHB says Maney is charged with involuntary manslaughter with DUI. This is a much more serious crime than vehicular homicide. If Maney is charged with this, he could get up to 11 years in prison, according to Neither report gives actual details about alleged drunk driving. Instead, they say Maney ran on foot from the accident scene but was caught by police.

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Crash News Video: Wichita, Kansas: Bartholomew Jordan Killed In Motorcycle-Truck Accident At S. Pattie And Mt. Vernon

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