Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: A political consultant who frequently appears as a commentator on Fox News was in his office when he spotted a man with a length of PVC pipe brandishing the weapon at passersby. The video he captured of these incidents caused a sensation. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: As the rapper and his entourage tried to exit the amphitheatre, gunfire rang out and eight bullets penetrated the SUV. Two years later, the crime remains unsolved and the slug is still in Michael McGee’s head. Here’s who he blames. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Hinckley, who a judge has allowed to leave the hospital that’s been his official home for more than three decades, spent two weeks at a Colorado motel before traveling east with the murder of Ronald Reagan in his plans — and the daughter of the motel’s owners remembers him talking about his love for Jodi Foster. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Last year, Barroso and three compatriots were cuffed after they took pistol-whipped women hostages and threatened to kill their families. But after making the busts, the cops realized there was a much larger operation at play — and the crimes committed in the name of meth were frequently horrifying. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: The woman dialed 911 in a blind panic, saying her former lover was trying to break in the door. By the time the cops got there, he’d already peppered her with bullets. But they knew he was on a motorcycle, and within minutes, the chase was on. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: On Facebook, Johnson seems more interested in delicious desserts than a life of crime. But she’s the accused getaway-car driver in a caper that saw three young men invading the wrong house in search of drugs and cash — with a now bereft Williams stabbing a middle-school teacher before everything was said and done. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Barbour had been feuding with people in the area, who weren’t happy that he was leaving pounds of peanuts for the squirrels. He responded with a letter explaining how the animals’ spirit helped him commune with his dead parents. But when someone ripped down one of the missives, fists flew — and a gun fired, with ugly consequences. Westword has the story.