Month: November 2019

Body found In Shed is Missing Auburn Student From Taiwan

The Auburn Police Division has opened a death investigation after a man’s body was found in Auburn Alabama. Lai’s body was found in a shed at a home in the 500 block of Southview Drive in Auburn on Nov. 10, 2019. No foul play is suspected, according to the coroner the man had no visible wounds, but an investigation is ongoing into the circumstances surrounding his death. Positive identification was made through fingerprint comparisons. Auburn […]

‘Ringleader’ Grandmother Pleads Guilty After Naked Child Was Chained, Put In Dog Crate, Malnourished

The grandmother of a boy at the center of an Autauga County child abuse case where the naked victim was chained by the ankles to a staircase, forced to sleep in a dog crate and malnourished has pleaded guilty. Vickie Seale Higgenbotham, 58, of Autauga County, pleaded guilty to aggravated child abuse Tuesday morning before Circuit Judge Sibley Reynolds. Prosecutors say she was the ringleader in the case. When Reynolds asked his usual “What did you do […]

39 Bodies Found In Truck Container In Southeast England

Residents of the English town of Grays, 20 miles east of London, said their hearts were “broken” after 39 people, including a teenager, were found dead in a truck at an industrial park Wednesday October 23rd, 2019. Eastern Avenue, a street in the heart of the usually-bustling industrial area, was closed off after ambulance workers made the discovery and called police around 1:40 a.m.Police said the container arrived at a nearby town after traveling from […]