Wednesday, June 19 2013 1:47 PM EDT2013-06-19 17:47:57 GMT
DENVER (KUSA/CNN) - A military widow wants to know why another woman's name is engraved on her husband's headstone. She discovered the mistake while visiting his grave at Fort Logan Cemetery in Denver. "IMore >>
A military widow wants to know why another woman's name is engraved on her husband's headstone.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 9:29 AM EDT2013-06-19 13:29:19 GMT
NEW WEST MINISTER, CANADA (WAVE) - A second grader with a disability was seemingly shunned during a class picture. For Anne Belanger, the photo was completely unacceptable. Her son, Miles, was pushedMore >>
A second grader with a disability was seemingly shunned during a photo shoot at his elementary school.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 12:32 PM EDT2013-06-19 16:32:33 GMT
The search for a missing 10-month-old boy from Birmingham is over. Birmingham police say he and his alleged captor were found in Dallas, Texas around 11:30 Tuesday night. A missing child alert was issuedMore >>
The search for a missing 10-month-old boy from Birmingham is over. Birmingham police say he and his alleged 14-year-old captor were found in Dallas, Texas around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday night.More >>
Wednesday, June 19 2013 3:13 PM EDT2013-06-19 19:13:33 GMT
A Baton Rouge couple and their five children are safe and are thankful they survived a fire that destroyed their home early Wednesday morning.More >>
A Baton Rouge couple and their five children are safe and are thankful they survived a fire that destroyed their home early Wednesday morning. The father was at work when the fire started and the mother jumped into action to get her children out of the house.More >>
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -
accused of killing his grandfather and later trying to kill an inmate while in
prison will be back in court for a sanity hearing Thursday.
had originally been cleared to assist attorneys in his case. His attorney,
Lance Unglesby, pushed for a new competency hearing. According to Unglesby,
there's new and expanded medical information that could change the ruling.
hearings for the 30-year-old accused killer have been delayed in the past for
legal issues. In January, a new set of court-appointed lawyers took over his
defense after he "fired" his previous attorney.
charged with first-degree murder in the death of his grandfather, Pete Musso,
76. The elderly man was killed in his Baton Rouge home in 2009. Musso is
accused of killing his grandfather, setting the house on fire and then taking a
bus to Alabama. According to the victim's granddaughter, Pete Musso took in his
grandson to live with him.
lived at a home on Glenda Drive in Baton Rouge, where a fire started around
3:40 a.m. on May 5, 2009. The East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner's Office said he
experienced some sort of trauma to the head, which is why police began
investigating it as a murder.
Musso was taken into custody at a bus station in Montgomery, AL the same
morning as the murder and fire. He was initially charged with felony
theft, but the charges were later upgraded. In September 2009, a Baton Rouge
grand jury indicted him for first-degree murder. He faces the death penalty if
convicted of first-degree murder.
Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office said Musso offered to shave another
inmate's neck through his cell bars in February. However, officials added when
Musso was done, he cut the man's throat.
detectives said the other inmate was in jail on child molestation charges and
after the attack, Musso reportedly yelled, "I'm trying to rid the world of
received several stitches. Musso has been charged with attempted second-degree
murder. Authorities said Musso also spit on detectives after the incident. He
faces charges related to that as well.
2010, court security began outfitting Musso with a device over his face after a
series of incidents in which he spit at judges, prosecutors and fellow inmates
during previous court appearances.
"Court spitter" appears for status conference Judge postpones hearing for murder suspect known to spit Attorneys handling Musso murder trial exchange info Man appears in court wearing mask to preventMore >>
"Court spitter" appears for status conferenceJudge postpones hearing for murder suspect known to spitAttorneys handling Musso murder trial exchange infoMan appears in court wearing mask to prevent spittingMore >>