CA murder victims’ family member speaks out amid investigation of teen ‘catfishing’ case

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Days after a family was found murdered after a house fire in Southern California, the deceased victims’ daughter and sister spoke out Wednesday at an emotional press conference that included an update on the investigation from police officials. “Nobody could have imagined this happening to our family, to my family, especially it … Read more

Fort Bend County Fire Marshal’s Office investigating house fire potentially caused by space heater

KATY, Texas (KTRK) — Fire officials said a family narrowly escaped a house fire in the Fort Bend-Katy area early Saturday morning. At 4:38 a.m., the Community Volunteer Fire Department received a call of a fire in the residential neighborhood of Grand Lakes at Peek Road and Emily Park Lane. Firefighters forced their way inside … Read more

Man who made wrong turn saves 4 siblings from burning Iowa home

RED OAK, Iowa — A man who made a wrong turn wound up saving four siblings from their burning home. The fire at a house in Red Oak, Iowa, was caught on the family’s Ring doorbell camera. Brendon Birt was driving by when he saw the flames, and got out of his car and began … Read more

Deaths of 8 family members, including 6 children, found in burning Oklahoma home investigated as murder-suicide

The deaths of eight family members — including six children — found in a burning Oklahoma home are being investigated as a murder-suicide, authorities said Friday. Police are trying to determine whether both adults were involved in the killings. The children, who ranged in age from 1 to 13, were the victims, Broken Arrow Police … Read more

Fatal Cicero House Fire Kills 1

A 62-year-old man was killed when a fire broke out at a Cicero residence overnight, according to officials. According to a town spokesperson, fire officials were called shortly after midnight Monday to a home located at 3135 S. 53rd Avenue. The fire is believed to have started in the basement near the front of the … Read more