The Trench Reynolds Crime Report

Crime News That Matters

Three students, all under the age of 16, have been arrested for allegedly plotting a school shooting against Albion Middle School in Albion, New York. The trio of plotters were said to have coordinated their plans over the chat platform Discord. Police say that there was no specific motive but noted that one of the …

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If you’ll recall, 18-year-old Paul Steber was arrested back in August for allegedly plotting a school shooting against High Point University in High Point, North Carolina. Steber is from Boston but reportedly wanted to attend HPU because it’s easier to buy a gun in North Carolina than it is in Massachusetts. Steber was said to …

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In October of last year, Dylan Jarrell was arrested for allegedly planning to shoot up schools at two different districts. At the time of his arrest, Jarrell was reportedly pulling out of his driveway to commit the shootings. Police found that he was armed with an AR-15, hundreds of rounds of ammunition, and a kevlar …

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Back in May, Angel Granados-Diaz brought a shotgun loaded with only one shell to Parkrose High School in Portland, Oregon. Before he could do any damage in the school, Granados-Diaz was stopped by the school’s football coach and security guard Keanon Lowe. Lowe is a former player for the Oregon Ducks football team so one …

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It seems that maybe parents are finally starting to wake up about the potential dangers that some of their more unstable children can pose. Just recently, we had the Oklahoma City mother who turned in her son to police after she found her son’s alleged plans for a school shooting. More recently, in College Place, …

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Speaking of Oklahoma City and Columbine, late last week, an Oklahoma City mother turned her 14-year-old son in to police. She believed that her son was plotting an attack against Douglass High School. The mother not only found a hit list but she also found a journal detailing her son’s intentions… In one entry dated …

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19-year-old Paul Steber of Boston was arrested for allegedly plotting to shoot up High Point University in High Point, North Carolina. Steber was said to be in possession of a semi-automatic handgun and a double-barreled shotgun while living on campus. North Carolina law prohibits firearms from being kept on university grounds. Steber was turned in …

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I originally posted about the attempted school shooting at Parkrose High School in Portland here. It was originally reported that the suspect’s name was Angel Granados Dias. However, that was incorrect and his name is actually Angel Granados-Diaz. Since the time of the attempted shooting two weeks ago, it’s been reported that Granados-Diaz only had …

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Yesterday, there was almost a school shooting at a high school in Portland, Oregon. First off, I’m not really surprised after two high-profile school shootings like the ones at UNCC in North Carolina and the STEM School in Colorado. After major shootings like those, there tend to be some copycat attempts. Secondly, while it obviously …

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17-year-old Alexander M. Kraus of Grand Chute, Wisconsin has allegedly confessed to the murder of his grandparents. Kraus is said to have fatally shot his grandparents 74-year-old Dennis Kraus and 73-year-old Letha Kraus and had planned the double murder for some time. Kraus reportedly called 911 after shooting both his grandparents in the head with …

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