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PEOPLE Explains: Who Is Former Disney Star Adam Hicks, Recently Accused of Armed Robbery?

Former Disney star Adam Hicks was arrested earlier this week on suspicion of committing a string of early-morning armed robberies on Wednesday in Burbank, California, PEOPLE confirms.

The 25-year-old actor, who most recently starred in the Hulu series Freakish, was taken into custody later on Wednesday along with 23-year-old Danni Tamburo, according to a release from the Burbank Police Department.

Tamburo is reportedly Hicks’ girlfriend.

Here are three things to know about the case and about the suspects.

1. The Robberies Occurred Quickly: Police

Police said the suspected robberies began Wednesday morning with a 52-year-old man who was walking in the Burbank area about 5:15 a.m. The man later told police he was approached by a male who pointed a gun at him and demanded his wallet.

“Fearing for his life, the victim ran away and was able to escape to safety,” Burbank police said.

While authorities were investigating

Read more at: http://people.com/crime/disney-star-arrested-who-is-adam-hicks/

Day 2 of trial for man accused of firing assault rifle at Smith County deputies concludes

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) –

The trial for a Tyler man accused of firing an assault rifle at two Smith County deputies concluded its second day Wednesday.

Updates from first day of trial found here

Ricardo Martinez Pineda is charged with two counts of aggravated assault on a peace officer, after he allegedly fired at a deputy during a high-speed chase in March 2016.

On that night, deputies followed Juan Quiroga, Jeremy Robinson, and Ricardo Pineda for hours after an attempted traffic stop. As the vehicle fled, Pineda allegedly fired numerous shots out of the vehicle at the deputies.

The deputies had been watching the men for hours before the attempted stop due to suspected illegal drug activity.

On Wednesday, the crime scene investigator who was called for the March 2016 high-speed chase took the stand, answering questions about what was found at the

Read more at: http://www.kswo.com/story/37238281/day-2-of-trial-for-man-accused-of-firing-assault-rifle-at-smith-county-deputies-ricardo-martinez-pineda

Day 2 of trial for man accused of firing assault rifle at Smith – KSWO …

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) –

The trial for a Tyler man accused of firing an assault rifle at two Smith County deputies concluded its second day Wednesday.

Updates from first day of trial found here

Ricardo Martinez Pineda is charged with two counts of aggravated assault on a peace officer, after he allegedly fired at a deputy during a high-speed chase in March 2016.

On that night, deputies followed Juan Quiroga, Jeremy Robinson, and Ricardo Pineda for hours after an attempted traffic stop. As the vehicle fled, Pineda allegedly fired numerous shots out of the vehicle at the deputies.

The deputies had been watching the men for hours before the attempted stop due to suspected illegal drug activity.

On Wednesday, the crime scene investigator who was called for the March 2016 high-speed chase took the stand, answering questions about what was found at the

Read more at: http://www.kswo.com/story/37238281/day-2-of-trial-for-man-accused-of-firing-assault-rifle-at-smith-county-deputies-ricardo-martinez-pineda

Mother accused of killing daughter with crucifix faces trial

OKLAHOMA CITY — Law enforcement officials took the stand Wednesday in a trial against a woman accused of killing her daughter with a crucifix.

Juanita Gomez, now 51, faces a first-degree murder charge for the brutal beating of her daughter Geneva Gomez in August 2016.

According to court documents, Juanita told police she believed her daughter was “possessed by the devil” and admitted to forcing a crucifix down her throat and watching her die.

An investigator with the Oklahoma City Police Department testified Wednesday that he was the primary crime scene investigator of this case at the time. In court, members of the jury were shown photos of the victim laying on the floor of a home near 15th and McKinley. With her body placed in the shape of a cross, she was found with a large crucifix on her chest.

The investigator told the court he noticed the carpet was “unusually clean”,

Read more at: http://kfor.com/2018/01/10/mother-accused-of-killing-daughter-with-crucifix-faces-trial/

Bunnell Man, 46, Accused of Raping Girl Since She was 8 and Molesting Another at Sleep-Over

Michael Bowling was arrested by the Dayton Police Department in Kentucky and is being extradited to Flagler County.

Michael Bowling was arrested by the Dayton Police Department in Kentucky and is being extradited to Flagler County.

Michael Bowling, a 46-year-old former resident of Bunnell, was arrested in Kentucky and is expected at the Flagler County jail today or tomorrow after he was charged with several counts of raping a child and molesting another. The rape charges involve a close relative, whom he is accused of sexually assaulting for the past seven years, since she was 8.

The alleged assaults came to light last year, by which time the girl was 15, after a sleep-over in Bunnell involving another 15 year old girl who’d gone to Bowling’s house to see her friend in June 2016.

At some point during that evening, Bowling joined the girls

Read more at: https://flaglerlive.com/115655/bowling-rape-charges/

Murder trial begins for man accused in Reserve couple drowning

The trial of a man accused in the 2014 drowning murders of Reserve couple Kenneth and Lakeitha Joseph began Tuesday (Dec. 5) at New Orleans’ criminal courthouse in front of a jury and Criminal District Judge Ben Willard.

Steven Bradley, 32, was indicted by a grand jury in August 2014, with two counts of second-degree murder and one count of obstruction of justice. Bradley was originally charged only with obstruction of justice for allegedly failing to report the killings to the police.

Horatio Johnson, 41, was found guilty in the killings just over two months ago and was sentenced to life in prison plus 60 years for the murders.

The Josephs were reported missing from their ransacked home by family in February. Their bodies were discovered almost two months later when they surfaced in New Orleans’ Intracoastal Waterway. Lakeitha Joseph, 29, surfaced March 10 and the body of her 34-year-old husband was

Read more at: http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/2017/12/bradley_trial_reserve_murder.html

Murder trial begins for man accused in Reserve couple drowning …

The trial of a man accused in the 2014 drowning murders of Reserve couple Kenneth and Lakeitha Joseph began Tuesday (Dec. 5) at New Orleans’ criminal courthouse in front of a jury and Criminal District Judge Ben Willard.

Steven Bradley, 32, was indicted by a grand jury in August 2014, with two counts of second-degree murder and one count of obstruction of justice. Bradley was originally charged only with obstruction of justice for allegedly failing to report the killings to the police.

Horatio Johnson, 41, was found guilty in the killings just over two months ago and was sentenced to life in prison plus 60 years for the murders.

The Josephs were reported missing from their ransacked home by family in February. Their bodies were discovered almost two months later when they surfaced in New Orleans’ Intracoastal Waterway. Lakeitha Joseph, 29, surfaced March 10 and the body of her 34-year-old husband was

Read more at: http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/2017/12/bradley_trial_reserve_murder.html

Naples police arrest man accused of pointing gun during road rage incident

A Collier County man was arrested Monday after being accused of pointing a gun at a driver in a road rage incident in Naples, police said.

Steven Dekevich, 22, faces a felony charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, according to a Naples Police Department arrest report. 

A man told police he was driving south near the 600 block of 10th Street North about 3:30 p.m. when he stopped behind a black Honda Accord. The Accord was stopped in the road for “an extended period of time,” and traffic started backing up behind it, the report states.

The man told police he honked his horn and tried to drive around the Accord, but

Read more at: http://www.naplesnews.com/story/news/crime/2017/11/07/naples-police-man-points-gun-driver-during-road-rage-incident/842237001/

Naples police arrest man accused of pointing gun in road rage …

A Collier County man was arrested Monday after being accused of pointing a gun at a driver in a road rage incident in Naples, police said.

Steven Dekevich, 22, faces a felony charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, according to a Naples Police Department arrest report. 

A man told police he was driving south near the 600 block of 10th Street North about 3:30 p.m. when he stopped behind a black Honda Accord. The Accord was stopped in the road for “an extended period of time,” and traffic started backing up behind it, the report states.

The man told police he honked his horn and tried to drive around the Accord, but

Read more at: http://www.naplesnews.com/story/news/crime/2017/11/07/naples-police-man-points-gun-driver-during-road-rage-incident/842237001/