Durham teen accused of trying to kill 2-month-old son
#womandv #whereistheDVcharge? "Marelin Portillo, 16, was arrested Wednesday on a count of attempted first-degree murder....trying to kill 2-month-old son ..after a Durham Police Department spokeswoman said she allegedly placed a towel over the baby's face while holding his nostrils shut. Police are not releasing any additional details about the case. Portillo was initially jailed under a $1 million secured bond, but a judge reduced that to a $500,000 unsecured bond."
Image copyright GNAAS Image caption The Great North Air Ambulance Service flew the woman to hospital A parachutist has died after her chute failed to open and she crash-landed in Shotton Colliery, County Durham, police say. The 49-year-old from Hebburn, South Tyneside, had jumped before but not in the UK, Durham Police said. She was found in a cul-de-sac clo
Durham police uncover paedophile ring with more than 500 potential victims
‘Police investigating sexual abuse at a Durham detention centre say they believe they have uncovered an organised paedophile ring operating in the 1970s and 80s with more than 500 potential victims. The head of a 70-strong major inquiry into historical abuse at the Medomsley detention centre, near Consett, told the Guardian the inquiry was triggered