Tag: homicide

Police Offer $10k For Clues in St. Dominic Murder

| January 26, 2010 | 1 Comment



As Youngstown police scoured the neighborhood around St. Dominic's Church, reaction to the murder of Angeline Fimognari over the weekend ranged from shock to anger. Councilwoman Janet Tarpley, whose 6th Ward includes the church neighborhood, said Fimognari's murder was unnecessary. Mayor Jay Williams called the suspect "depraved" and "a coward." Hoping to lure clues, city […]




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St. Dom’s Parishioner Worries About Safety

| January 26, 2010 | 1 Comment



Some parishioners at St. Dominic's Church feel like not enough is being done to keep them safe while a killer is still out there. "This poor woman was killed," said parishioner Gayle Hite referring to the murder Saturday of 80-year-old Angeline Fimognari. "Shot in her head like cold murder. Something has to be done." While […]




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Church Shooting victim regular church-goer

| January 25, 2010 | 1 Comment



YOUNGSTOWN – Angeline Fimognari was a devout Catholic who attended Mass daily at St. Dominic Church on the city's South Side. On Saturday, the 80-year-old was shot to death in the church parking lot following the 8 a.m. Mass after what police believe was a robbery. She was found inside her car with a gunshot […]




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Elderly Woman Gunned Down in Church Parking Lot

| January 24, 2010 | 0 Comments



Youngstown's start to 2010 is a deadly one. Police found the murdered body of an elderly woman on the city's South Side Saturday morning. Police were called to Saint Dominic's Church on Lucius Avenue around 9:30 Saturday morning. When they got there, they found an 80-year-old woman slumped over in the drivers seat of her […]




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Pa. man accused of killing Chatham priest moved from psychiatric facility to Morris County jail

| January 13, 2010 | 0 Comments



CHATHAM BOROUGH — The suspect charged with killing Rev. Edward Hinds of St. Patrick Church in Chatham was returned tonight from a psychiatric facility, where he had been since shortly after his arrest three months ago, to the Morris County jail, authorities said. Jose Feliciano, the church's former custodian, is being held on $1 million […]




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Americas Claim Most Missionary Deaths in 2009

| January 7, 2010 | 1 Comment



VATICAN CITY, JAN. 6, 2010 (Zenit.org).- In 2009, both North and South America reported a total of 12 murders of Catholic missionaries, the Vatican's Fides agency stated. The list of missionaries killed on active duty last year was compiled by the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples. It includes the names of missionaries as well […]




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Man gets 30 years for killing pastor

| December 30, 2009 | 1 Comment



COVINGTON, Ky., Dec. 30 (UPI) — A judge in Kenton County, Ky., said a 41-year-old man will serve 30 years in prison for fatally shooting a pastor and trying to kill a deacon. The Cincinnati Enquirer said Kenton County Circuit Judge Martin Sheehan sentenced Frederick Davis to 20 years for first-degree manslaughter and 10 years […]




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Russian Priest Killed By Urinating Drunks

| December 24, 2009 | 0 Comments



A Russian priest has been shot dead after he criticised a group of drunken men who were urinating in the hallway of his apartment block. Prosecutors said orthodox priest Alexander Filippov was shot and killed after he admonished the men for "breaching public order" in the hallway. The men were "answering a call of nature", […]




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Neighbours help nab suspected priest killers

| December 10, 2009 | 0 Comments



Early on Monday morning, French-Canadian priest Fr Guido Bourgeois blocked the kitchen door with his fridge and yelled out of the window to his neighbours: "Thuso! Thuso!" – "Help!" in Sotho. In the adjacent bedroom, Bourgeois's friend and colleague, French priest Fr Louis Blondel, lay dead in a pool of blood. He had been shot […]




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Murdered priest – police praised for arrests

| December 9, 2009 | 0 Comments



The South African Council of Churches said it was pleased with the swift arrest on Wednesday of a group of youngsters accused of murdering Father Louis Blondel, a Roman Catholic priest in Diepsloot. He was murdered when a group of people broke through burglar bars and shot him dead. "We are overjoyed by the rapid […]




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French priest killed in South African shantytown

| December 8, 2009 | 0 Comments



JOHANNESBURG — A French priest who spent 40 years as a missionary in Africa was shot dead during a burglary at his residence in a shantytown outside Johannesburg, police and church officials said on Tuesday. Louis Blondel, 70, was killed Monday morning in his rectory. Four burglars, including three teenagers had broken in and shot […]




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DA criticizes OSBI over Carol Daniels inquiry

| December 5, 2009 | 0 Comments



ANADARKO — Concerns are mounting over the investigation into the death of pastor Carol Daniels. Caddo County District Attorney Bret Burns and Charles Etta Dunlap — the pastor’s mother — spoke publicly for the first time last week about the direction of the case. The overriding theme is one of deep concern. No arrest has […]




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Grand jury charges teen accused of killing nun

| December 4, 2009 | 0 Comments



ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A federal grand jury has charged a teenager accused of killing a nun at her home on the Navajo reservation with first-degree murder. The U.S. attorney's office in Albuquerque said Thursday that 18-year-old Reehahlio Carroll also is charged with burglary and transporting a stolen vehicle in interstate commerce. Carroll is accused of […]




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What Kind of Person Murders a Nun in Her Convent?

| December 4, 2009 | 0 Comments



The first sign that something was amiss on the Navajo Indian reservation, located along the Arizona-New Mexico border, was when Sister Marguerite Bartz, 64, failed to show up for Mass on Sunday, November 1, 2009. Sister Marguerite’s body was discovered lying in a pool of blood when one of her colleagues went to her room […]




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Anadarko still dazed by pastor’s brutal slaying

| November 30, 2009 | 0 Comments



ANADARKO — The silence grows louder in Anadarko. Three months have passed since the Rev. Carol Daniels, 61, was found dead, nude and mutilated behind the altar of her tiny Christ Holy Sanctified Church, yet state investigators have made no arrests. Nor have they held a news conference to update the public on the investigation […]




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