Category Archives: Heinous Acts

1-Month-Old Boy Dies After Dad Repeatedly Uses Bone-Breaking ‘Practice’ To Quiet His Cries: Cops

Authorities in Indiana elevated the charges against a man accused of battery after an autopsy determined his newborn son’s death was caused by asphyxiation by homicide. According to WRTV, 23-year-old Orlando Mota was arrested last year after medics found 1-month-old

From Black Sabbath To ‘Puff The Magic Dragon’: Here Are The Favorite Bands Of America’s Most Notorious Killers

America’s most notorious, and prolific, murderers enjoyed music, just like the rest of us. However, the bands and artists they chose to like can potentially give us a window inside their heads reveal the methods behind their cold-blooded madness. Here

Mom Who Led Double Life Online Found Dead, Partially Nude Outside Her Home

A 42-year-old Alabama woman who led a double life as an internet exhibitionist was found dead and partially nude outside her home last week, but police have revealed few details about the case, Al.com reports. Investigators are treating the death

Jean-Baptiste Troppmann: The “Human Tiger” Who Killed A Family of 8 — & Lost His Head

PARIS, FRANCE — On January 19, 1870, thousands flooded the Place de la Roquette outside La Concierge prison in Paris to witness the guillotine execution of Jean-Baptiste Troppmann. Related: Henri Désiré Landru — France’s Seductive Serial Killer The 22-year-old Troppmann

Family Stomps On Pregnant 13-Year-Old Raped By Her Brother Until She Miscarries, Then Burns Remains On A Grill

A 13-year-old Texas girl who was raped by her brother miscarried the child after members of her family took turns stomping on her, the Dallas Morning News reports. Many of those family members have now been sentenced to prison in

More Victims In The House of Horrors? Police May Send Cadaver Dogs To Search Turpin Home, Where 13 Children Were Held Captive For Years

Investigators are considering sending cadaver dogs into the home of David and Louise Turpin, where their 13 malnourished and abused children were rescued earlier this month. The dogs could help detect whether there are other children who did not survive

BREAKING: Unsealed Las Vegas Shooting Investigation Warrants Raise Questions About Possible Stephen Paddock Accomplices

Three months before the attack, Stephen Paddock sent cryptic emails to a mystery recipient, and investigators believe they may be related to the October 1 mass shooting. On Friday night, a federal judge unexpectedly unsealed over 300 pages of search

When Olympic Skater Nancy Kerrigan Was Attacked By Associates Of Rival Tonya Harding

After earning a 1992 bronze medal in Albertville, France, figure skater Nancy Kerrigan appeared to be America’s best hope for top honors in the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer. Unfortunately for Kerrigan, rival skater Tonya Harding longed to grab the

Woman Arrested For Assaulting Her Husband With … Delicious Pizza

WESTPORT, CT — A Connecticut woman was arrested after allegedly assaulting her husband with pizza during a domestic dispute in the early hours of Sunday morning. Related: NYPD Searches For Kayaker Thought To Be Missing, He Just Wanted “Real Brooklyn

Felon Attempts To Have Former Wife Killed In Exchange For Cash And Atlanta Hawks Basketball Tickets

A Georgia man is behind bars after police say he tried to have his ex-wife killed in exchange for Atlanta Hawks basketballs tickets and cash. Northwest Georgia News reports that Michael Lawrence Dane McEarchern, 29, of Temple, allegedly agreed to pay

O.J. Simpson Files $100 Million Lawsuit Against Vegas Hotel That Kicked Him To The Curb

LAS VEGAS, NV — O.J. Simpson plans to file a $100 million lawsuit against the Las Vegas hotel that banned him from the premises on November 8. The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas acted “with malice and racial prejudice” when it

16-Year-Old Allegedly Killed Parents, Sister, Family Friend Minutes Before New Year

Minutes before midnight on New Year’s Eve, a 16-year-old boy allegedly used a semi-automatic rifle owned by a family member to shoot and kill his parents, sister and a family friend inside the parents’ home in a coastal city in

Serial Killer Bob Berdella Sold Human Skulls At His Bizarre Bazaar

April 2, 1988. The day before Easter Sunday. A naked man with a dog collar around his neck leaps from the second-story window of a house in Kansas City’s Hyde Park neighborhood. A neighbor finds the man crouched on his

Dad Suspected Of Murdering Two Little Girls In Christmas Day Slaughter Following Custody, Child Support Dispute

Two young sisters who were found dead on Christmas Day after their mother reported them missing — and authorities appear to believe the girls’ father is responsible for their deaths. CTV News reports that police found the bodies of six-year-old

Quadruple Homicide Shock: Mom, Partner, 2 Kids Found Bound With Throats Slit

TROY, NY — New and horrifying details have emerged related to the murders of an upstate mother, her two children and her domestic partner whose bodies were found in a basement in upstate New York. Related: Cabin In The Woods —

Death on the Highway: 4 Teens Charged With Murder After Throwing Sandbag From Overpass

TOLEDO, OH — Four teens have been charged with murder after a sandbag they allegedly dropped from an interstate overpass killed a passenger in a car. Authorities say the male suspects — three 14-year-olds and a 13-year-old — threw sandbags

Faces We Can’t Forget: Our 5 Favorite Mug Shots Of 2017

When it comes to combating crime, mug shots — that is, the facial photos taken by police upon a suspect getting arrested — have proven to be an invaluable tool. Related: Drunk, High Suspect Does Himself No Favors By Passing

Daughter Plans To Sprinkle Dead Mother’s Ashes Over Her Christmas Dinner

A grieving daughter says she misses her deceased mother so much that she plans to sprinkle her ashes on her Christmas dinner and consume her. The Mirror reports that Debra Parsons, 41, of Kent England, has been grieving daily since her

Murder In The Gay South: The Christmas Day Killing At The Drama Club

This year, Dark Outpost is bringing you 12 Days of Christmas Crimes to acknowledge the holidays in our unique way. Here’s the fourth! Watch Investigation Discovery’s curated playlist of Christmas Crimes That Will Make You Say Ho Ho No on

Woman Tries To Run Down Ex While Blaring Holiday Music, Yelling “Merry Christmas”

This year, Dark Outpost is bringing you 12 Days of Christmas Crimes to celebrate the holidays in our unique way. Here’s the second! Watch our curated playlist of Christmas Crimes That Will Make You Say Ho Ho No on ID GO now!