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Ottawa hate-crime investigators lay charge in defacement of Indigenous painting

OTTAWA—Police have made an arrest in the hate-crime investigation into the defacement of an Indigenous painting on an Ottawa campus. Investigators say a 32-year-old man faces one count of mischief over $ 5,000 in the Jan. 28 vandalism incident at Algonquin College. Officers arrested the man at the college on Saturday. Police say any evidence…

Alabama grandmother charged in overdose death of her toddler grandson, investigators say

An Alabama grandmother has been charged over the overdose death of her 19-month-old grandson, who allegedly ingested drugs while in her care and died, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said Monday. Investigators said the toddler with his grandmother, Michelle Lee Light, 44, in the Sylvan Springs neighborhood in western Jefferson County on July 2018; the boy ingested the opioid…

Investigators scour scene of Bahamas chopper crash for clues

Accident investigators in the Bahamas are going well below the surface of the water to try to figure out what went wrong in the moments before a helicopter crashed after takeoff and killed seven people, including West Virginia coal magnate Chris Cline. The Air Accident Investigation Department of the Bahamas said via Twitter late Friday…

Sherman family investigators hand over earring and other evidence collected at murdered billionaires’ home to Toronto police

A bag filled with fibres vacuumed from the indoor pool room where murder victims Barry and Honey Sherman were discovered has been turned over to Toronto police detectives by the Sherman family private investigation team. That handover comes several weeks after police warned the Sherman family’s lawyer they would seek a judicial warrant if potential…