The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

Over the past few weeks, hearings have been held to determine whether or not 16-year-old Alec McKinney will be tried as an adult. McKinney and 18-year-old Devon Erickson are accused of shooting up STEM School Highlands Ranch in Colorado where 18-year-old Kendrick Castillo was killed. During the hearings, the defense put forth that McKinney suffered …

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Earlier today, an unidentified 17-year-old male student of Waukesha South High School was shot by police at the school. The student was said to be armed with a gun. When a police officer approached the student he reportedly refused to comply with orders given by the officer. The student then allegedly drew his gun and …

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Over two weeks ago, there was a shooting at a high school football game in Pleasantville, New Jersey. Two children ages 10 and 15 were struck with the 10-year-old, Micah Tennant, dying five days after the shooting. The game took place between Pleasantville High School and Camden High School. You may have heard of Camden …

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Once again, CNN is at it with its distorted statistics. This time they’re claiming there have been 44 school shootings in 2019. As much as I want to see guns taken out of the hands of those who shouldn’t have them, exaggerating these numbers is disingenuous at best. At worst, it’s causing a panic among school-age …

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Before we get to the heart of the matter, the school district that includes Saugus High School has announced that the school will be closed until after the Thanksgiving holiday. However, counseling will be provided at the school in the meantime. Now, a report has come out that says investigators are still wondering where gunman …

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The other day, I posted about details released in recent search warrants filed by the OBSI in the murder of Carina Saunders. If you’ll recall, 19-year-old Carina Saunders was murdered in 2011. Her dismembered body was found in a duffle bag behind a store in Bethany, Oklahoma. In my previous post, I mentioned that investigators …

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Before we get started there are some corrections to be made. Previously I said that two victims had been killed and six injured at the Saugus High School shooting. That was an error on my part. While there were two students killed there were three that were wounded who weren’t the gunman. Also, it had …

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This past Thursday was a busy day in the world of school shootings. Not only was Jesse Osborne sentenced to life without parole for his role in the Townville Elementary School shooting but the Saugus High School shooting also took place.  It seems that this tragic day was not just limited to America as a …

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During 17-year-old Jesse Osborne’s sentencing hearing, his half-brother testified that their father was a mean drunk who would starve Jesse as punishment and would often beat Jesse with the proverbial switch. That testimony may have carried some weight if Osborne was only guilty of killing his own father, which he did. Osborne was also guilty …

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As I’m sure most of you know by now, there was a school shooting yesterday at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, California. Before it was all said and done two students were killed and six were injured. The fatalities included a 16-year-old girl and a 14-year-old boy. The shooter, 16-year-old Nathaniel Berhow, attempted to take …

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