A 30-year-old man went on vacation with friends in the Wales region of Britain in 2000 and mysteriously disappeared. Police would ultimately discover, after getting a tip some 13 years later, that Darrell Simester, now 43, was half-starved, in terrible health and had been forced into slavery during the time of his disappearance.
Two Russian teens have reportedly been arrested for murdering a man in Moscow and playing “football” with his head. Police are still searching for three other teens believed to have taken part in the disturbing act. Ria Novosti quoted tabloid Komsomolskaya Pravda’s suggestion that the murder was committed in a drunken rage by the unidentified [...]
From our friends at the Daily Dot: A woman who sent her rent check to a realtor in Nigeria is now homeless and trying to avoid living out of her car.
Accused serial killer "Motta" Navas was arrested on November 1, 2012, after a series of grisly murders in Kollam, Kerala, India, committed between June and August. His targets were street people, all killed in their sleep. There seems to be no motive for these exceptionally controlling, brutal murders of the city’s most vulnerable targets.
From our friends at the Daily Dot: Homeless hitchhiker Kai in West Fresno, Calif., may have saved two people’s lives Friday after they were attacked by a giant, epithet-spewing racist who claimed to be the reincarnation of Jesus Christ. The bizarre episode unfolded around 2 p.m. when a man hit a black electrical worker with his car and pinned him.
For the first time in Orange County history, two on-duty uniformed police officers are charged with the killing of a homeless man that sparked outrage when homemade videos of the beating surfaced on the Internet.