Operation Emoji: Man kept $1.5 million in cash hidden in hydraulic compartment under bed

Calebh Simpson, 31, was sentenced to 12 years’ imprisonment for operating a meth lab while on electronically-monitored bail. Photo / Andrew Warner Hiding $1.5 million in methamphetamine profits in a hydraulically-operated compartment under his bed, a man was sprung by police after he got family members to deposit the money into prison spending accounts. Calebh … Read more

Young man sentenced for fatal shooting of innocent teen in Bed-Stuy

The Kings County Supreme Court, Criminal Term, located at 320 Jay St. Eagle photo by Rob Abruzzese A young man was sentenced on Wednesday to 15 years to life for fatally shooting a 16-year-old boy who was walking with his girlfriend in Bedford-Stuyvesant. According to the investigation, Justin Delapara, 21, of Bed-Stuy, had approached the … Read more

Man sentenced to 10 years after duct-taping woman while ransacking home

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) – The man who duct-taped and robbed an elderly Albuquerque woman at her home will spend a decade behind bars. Jake Dominguez is accused of robbing the woman at her home near Tramway and Menaul. Neighbors noticed something was off and called the woman’s daughter who arrived to find Dominguez gathering her … Read more

Chiquita Blake sentenced for embezzling from Savannah business

She embezzled from her employer, a Savannah bed and breakfast. CHATHAM COUNTY, Ga. — The former manager of a bed and breakfast family business in Savannah has been sentenced to several years in prison for embezzlement, according to the Department of Justice. Chiquita Blake has been sentenced to 51 months in prison after pleading guilty … Read more

Real estate heir Robert Durst frail new mugshot taken on hospital bed after being sentenced to life

Convicted killer Robert Durst was pictured in a new mug shot from his hospital bed after he was transferred to a California prison hospital earlier this week. Durst, who is 78 years old, has contracted COVID and appears frail in the picture of him leaning on a pillow, his eyes sunken and red. The picture … Read more