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  • Affidavit: Women were waterboarded, beaten in home (TX)

    03/13/2014 1:47:26 PM PDT · by bgill · 5 replies
    KXAN ^ | March 13, 2014 | Chris Sadeghi
    “We could tell there were some horrific assaults going on in that house,” said Chief Paul Nelson. An arrest warrant provided new details about the alleged torture of two women that included waterboarding, two-hour long beatings, and forced sex. One of the women, 29-year-old Rebecca Schaller, was found dead inside the home on January 28. When officers responded to the home at 715 Pierce, they said none of the eight adults or six children at the home seemed concerned Rebecca was lying dead on a bedroom couch.
  • Police: 3 Arrested For Burnet Kidnapping That Lasted 1 Year (TX)

    03/12/2014 7:10:43 PM PDT · by bgill · 6 replies
    KEYE ^ | March 12, 2014 | Rachel Kent
    Burnet police say after a two-month investigation they've arrested three people involved in the year-long kidnapping of an adult woman. Police say Charlotte Elaine Arms (pictured left), 45, Thomas Allon Simon (pictured right), 31, and Walker Wayne Shapland, 24, have been arrested and charged with aggravated kidnapping, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon on a family member, both first degree felonies, and aggravated assault causing serious bodily injury on a family member, a second degree felony. And more sick gory details at - According to the sister’s statement to police, Arms and Shapland would abuse the two sisters, using...
  • Wife raped, beaten: DA let us down

    11/17/2010 7:00:51 AM PST · by cweese · 60 replies
    KXAN ^ | November 16, 2010 | * Video * Photo Sandy and Bobby Doyal_20101116161234_JPG Sandy and Bobby Doyal (Erin Cargi
    BURNET COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) - In a gated community on the outskirts of Marble Falls, visitors need another gate code to get into Sandy and Bobby Doyal's home. A long gravel driveway leads to the top of a hill where the couple built their dream home. It was a place they felt was quiet and secure -- until April 14, 2009. "I had told Bobby that day that I felt safe here," said Sandy, a local nurse. After the two went to bed, their dog started barking. Sandy, 49, woke and heard a noise inside the dark house that was...
  • Zoo Reports Rare Captive Birth of Bird

    03/25/2009 5:45:47 PM PDT · by JoeProBono · 30 replies · 972+ views ^ | March 25)
    SYRACUSE, N.Y. - It's called a white-crested laughing thrush and it's bringing smiles to zookeepers in Syracuse. The Rosamond Gifford Zoo greeted a new bird March 7. The chick is named Zephyr.